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    Recheck 2018-19 Bus Information Aug. 15 at 5 p.m.
    Recheck 2018-19 Bus Information Aug. 15 at 5 p.m.
    Posted on 8/10/2018
    Bus route information and ECS/elementary teacher assignments for the 2018-19 school year are now available. You can view this information on the registration tab of Home Access Center or by clicking the bus icon on the eSchoolPlus Family app.
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    Celebrate the New School Year with Our First Day Photo Contest
    Celebrate the New School Year with Our First Day Photo Contest
    Posted on 8/09/2018
    Our back-to-school photo contest is back by popular demand – and with a new twist. Lakota staff, students and parents are invited to help celebrate a new school year, with our #WEareLakota First Day Photo Contest. And this year, you can use our new custom frame for your photos!
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    Lakota Learning Blog: An Educator, Mentor, Teammate From Day 1
    Lakota Learning Blog: An Educator, Mentor, Teammate From Day 1
    Posted on 8/08/2018
    Mrs. Dunn loves you. Mrs. Dunn’s room is safe. Mrs. Dunn believes in you. This is just a sampling of the sentiments Lakota West language arts teacher Bethany Dunn wants her students to walk away with after their first couple days in her class. It stands in stark contrast to how she viewed the start to a new school year when she first started her career 13 years ago.
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    Increased School Resource Officer Presence, New Visitor Management System Latest in Safety-Security Initiatives
    Increased School Resource Officer Presence, New Visitor Management System Latest in Safety-Security Initiatives
    Posted on 8/07/2018
    Lakota Schools has announced several new safety and security initiatives since the spring. Most recently, the district has committed to hiring eight additional school resource officers (SRO) for the upcoming school year, bringing the total number to 18. This will allow full-time law enforcement coverage at every Lakota school campus.
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    Lakota Welcomes New Administrators
    Lakota Welcomes New Administrators
    Posted on 8/07/2018
    In preparation for the 2018-19 school year, Lakota is welcoming new administrators at six of its schools, as well as in two key district positions. “It’s exciting to welcome such a strong group of new administrators to the district. While some are brand new to Lakota, others are returning home,” said Superintendent Matthew Miller. “I’m looking forward to seeing how our students will benefit from their leadership and the fresh ideas they will bring from their former positions and districts.”
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    Lakota Partners with MindPeace to Increase Student Access to Mental Health Services
    Lakota Partners with MindPeace to Increase Student Access to Mental Health Services
    Posted on 8/02/2018
    A new partnership between Lakota Local Schools and MindPeace will increase student access to high quality and affordable mental healthcare.
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    Lakota SRO Named Deputy of the Year
    Lakota SRO Named Deputy of the Year
    Posted on 7/25/2018
    Deputy Doug Hale was named Deputy of the Year by Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones on July 18. Hale was recognized for his years of service and outstanding performance.
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    Lakota Increases Number of School Resource Officers
    Lakota Increases Number of School Resource Officers
    Posted on 7/25/2018
    In another demonstration of its commitment to the safety and security of its students and staff, Lakota Local Schools has committed to hiring eight additional school resource officers (SRO) for the upcoming school year, bringing the total number to 18. This will allow full-time law enforcement coverage at every Lakota school campus.
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    2018-19 Back-to-School Essentials
    2018-19 Back-to-School Essentials
    Posted on 7/11/2018
    Beginning Thursday, August 16, Lakota teachers and support staff will welcome new and returning students for the start of the 2018-19 school year. Here is some important information to keep in mind as you and your family gear up for the new school year. From school supplies to bus routes to teacher assignments, we answer all your questions in this back-to-school FAQ.
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