Welcome to La Paloma Academy’s Lakeside Campus. La Paloma Academy is Tucson’s fastest-growing charter school and the largest charter school in Southern Arizona. We are a tuition FREE, not-for-profit charter school providing an exceptional educational environment that focuses on incredible academics, community involvement and family values.

Founded in 2002, La Paloma Academy has experienced unprecedented growth in just a few short years, opening a second campus in Tucson in 2006 and a third in 2012. La Paloma Academy is now a top Tucson public school and home to more than 1,800 students across the three campuses.

La Paloma Academy strives to develop in students a lifelong love of learning, community service and integrity.