Achievement Through Involvement
Welcome to our school web site. Our hope is that you find it user friendly and packed with information to help you stay current with the operations and happenings at Lakewood High School. If you are a parent of a Lakewood student CLICK HERE for instruction on how to register. (ESPANOL)
EVERY TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND THURSDAY
AFTER SCHOOL 2:40-4:00
We need the students to link their Khan Academy to their College Board.
If you need help, especially with the Khan Academy, they can contact the librarian or Ms. Gildon or the College Advisors.
Online Meal Application
Parents/guardians can now apply for free or reduced-price meals on-line at: https://longbeach.rocketscanapps.com. Paper applications are still available at the cafeteria upon request.
Common Core Resources for Parents
Parent Vue Website, A Look at Your Child’s Performance
By now you should have received your Parent Vue activation code. With Parent Vue you will be able to view your child’s course history and grades, attendance, fees or fines, discipline, classes, graduation status, IEP’s, state and district assessments, SAT and ACT Exam results, report cards, and even update emergency card information.
If you are experiencing problems with the new Parent Vue System, your first contact for assistance is the following website: ParentSupport@lbschools.net
If contacting Lakewood directly for assistance, be prepared to provide the student name, DOB, SLC, your contact information, and a brief description of the problem. You will receive a return call after investigation of the issue has been resolved. Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this time.
The Long Beach Public Library will offer an amnesty program for overdue book fines during the month of April, in celebration of National Library Month. From April 1 to April 30 the library will welcome back its overdue books and waive associated fines. Return any undamaged, overdue library materials to your local Long Beach Public Library location, and your overdue fines will be waived. If you have overdue fines from previously returned materials, donate a new book to the library and those fines will be waived, too. For more information, visit the Long Beach Public Library in person or online at www.lbpl.org.
Students in the 9-12th grade who have engaged in community service and have an interest in emergency preparedness, now have the opportunity to become a part of the FEMA Youth Council. Members will meet with FEMA representatives, work on exciting projects AND attend the annual council summit in Washington DC.
More information and the application may be found at the link below.
Deadline to apply is March 31st
The Larry Acterman Public Education Award is for Seniors interested in teaching public school. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
- Be a high school senior graduating from the Long Beach Unified School District
- Be a U.S. Citizen
- Be admitted to a four-year public college or university in the state of California and enrolled full-time with intention of completing a degree and a teaching credential
- Demonstrate a strong commitment and interest in pursuing a career in public education as a K-12 public school teacher in California
- Demonstrate outstanding scholastic ability, and a determination to graduate from college and become a public school teacher.
- Provide three letters of recommendation
Applications must be received by April 10, 2017. You can apply online at http://oc-cf.academicworks.com If you have questions, you can contact Michelle Abril at (949) 553-4202 ext. 46 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Students: Knott's Berry Farm has a variety of immediate job openings. They are looking for outgoing and friendly people. You don't need any experience and will be trained. They offer flexible scheduling, opportunities for advancement, free park admission tickets, a chance to meet new people and build friendships that will last a lifetime. To apply, go to http://www.knotts.com/jobs Please see the attached flyer for more information.
Named for the first African American to walk in space, the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships are available to for two male and two female seniors. $5,000 each will be awarded on behalf of the former NASA astronaut, physician, and businessman, Dr. Bernard Harris. Deadline for submissions is April 10, 2017.
To be eligible for the scholarship, seniors must have a minimum 3.0 unweighted grade point average, be African American or Hispanic, and have been accepted as a full-time student at a four-year institution of higher education.
For more information and to apply, go to the link below.
The Youth Leadership Academy (YLA) is a free, three week, summer program, for youth ages 14 to 17, that promotes positive leadership and personal development skills that young people can use in their daily lives. Along with Juvenile Investigations, Detectives, guest speakers from community organizations, business leaders, and other government agencies, facilitate YLA. As part of the program, students also take field trips and do team building activities. Open the attached flyer for more information and to learn how to apply for this great opportunity.
Paul McClaughry - Matt Doyle Scholarships
The Kiwanis Club of Long Beach will be awarding six deserving seniors with scholarships. The Paul McClaughry–Matt Doyle Scholarships were established to support and build vocational goals and community service among Long Beach area youth and recognize the demonstrated evidence of outstanding service and leadership in their school, community and church.
Each of the six seniors chosen will receive a $1,000 scholarship.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE - To be considered for a scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who has applied for admission to an accredited two- or four-year college, university, technical school or post-high school program.
- Applicant must maintain a cumulative un-weighted GPA of at least 3.2 (on a 4.0 scale) throughout your high school career.
- Applicant must attend school in the LBUSD or in an accredited high school in the City of Long Beach, CA.
- Applicant must have participated in community/volunteer activities.
HOW TO APPLY
- Applications are available in the College and Career Center or by email request to KiwanisLB@aol.com, subject line SCHOLARSHIP.
- Applications must be received by the Kiwanis Club of Long Beach by April 28, 2017. There will be no exceptions.
Eligibility Requirements for the Cubberley PTA Scholarship
- Graduating senior of any LBUSD high school.
- Graduate of Cubberley School, attending a minimum of 3 years.
- Parent or guardian is a current member of any PTA or PTSA - must provide a copy of current PTA membership card. Parent or guardian must have applied for PTA membership by December 1st.
- Overall high school GPA of 2.5 or higher, no citizenship U's on most current high school report card - must provide a copy of most current high school report card.
- Essay required - In 500 words or less, describe your professional aspirations and career goals. Include how your academic program and your overall educational plans will assist you in your goals. Attach typed essay to the application.
- Applications must be postmarked by Friday, April 28, 2017. Late applicants will not be considered.
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Calendar of Events
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Report Card Calendar 2016-2017
FALL SEMESTER ENDS 1/27/17
2/9/17 Report Cards mailed home
THIRD QUARTER ENDS 4/4/17
4/12/17 Period 4 teachers distribute Report Cards
5/17/17 Report Cards mailed home
SPRING SEMESTER ENDS 6/15/17
Week of 6/19/17 Report Cards mailed Home
School District News
Career Center News
Online Math Support for Grades 9-12 Click Here.