Lakeshore Elementary SchoolMissionLakeshore Elementary School will work together to achieve high academic growth for all of our students. We will accomplish this through the collaboration, communication and trust between home, school, and the community.VisionA school dedicated to fostering lifelong learners and responsible citizens.SloganLearningEqualsSuccess
Core ValuesLakeshore Elementary is a learning-centered school which provides a quality education for each individual child. Educators use various types of data to track progress of our students. It is important for all stakeholders, including students to understand the expectations of their grade level. We value parent and community involvement to better enhance the educational experience at Lakeshore.Our Values Are:
*Student and Learning Focus *Motivated Faculty and Staff *Partnerships and Teamwork *Continuous Improvement Focus
*Management By Fact
*Results Focus *High Ethical StandardsProgram OfferingsOur educational program is enriched with music, art, technology, physical education and media. During the 2017-2018 school year we will be continuing to provide a focus on STEAM education with our Wake Forest University parttners. Every grade level emphasizes reading, writing, mathematics, science and social studies. K-5 participates in flexible groups within their own classrooms. In grades K-5, students may participate in cross-grade level grouping for math and reading during Pirate Time. We offer an extensive exceptional children’s program that includes: EC Inclusion, EC Resource, EC Self Contained, and EC Pre-k settings. All students receive differentiation within the regular classroom day and are offered extension activities after school through clubs. AIG students receive services as outlined in the ISS 2016-2019 AIG Local Plan. We are a PBIS school and believe in offering positive behavior support for all of our students to encourage citizenship in our students!DemographicsCurrently enrolled are 653 students from the Mooresville and Troutman area. Ethnicity is as follows: 80% Caucasian, 5% African American, 9% Hispanic, 4% Asian, and 3% Multi-Racial. Lakeshore’s exceptional children’s program makes up 12% of our population and the academically and intellectually gifted program is 5% of our total population. Our free/reduced lunch rate is 24% of our population.
ResultsWe have been recognized as an RtI Exemplary School. OUr EOG assessments have remained consistent earning rating us as a 'B' school and meeting growth for the second straight year. In the 2016-2017 school year our performance percentage remained on target with previous year, with math and reading being at 73 and 71 respectively. We have decreased office discipline referrals from 237 in 2010-2011 to 152 in 2016-2017.
PartnershipsWe are proud to have community and parent support for our school. We have a successful volunteer/mentor program where we clocked over 11,000 volunteer hours during the 2016-2017 school year. Parent conferences were completed at a success rate of 98%. We also engage students in Student Led Conferencing. We currently have 23 business partnerships.