National Poetry Month

April brings sunshine, spring flowers, and a month dedicated to poetry. National Poetry Month takes place every April to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry.

Enroll Now for Lakeside’s FREE Kinder Camp

Join us for FREE Kinder Camp this summer starting June 4 to June 28, Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This is a great way to keep students’ learning skills fine-tuned and primed for the new school year. Hurry! Registration closes May 4 and spaces are filling up fast!

Now Enrolling K-8 for 2018-2019

Time’s running out to re-enroll your student at La Paloma for another year. Use the SNAPCODE, which is in the letter your student brought home, to re-enroll online! Spots are filling up quickly, so don’t delay. Beat the rush and re-enroll online today!

La Paloma Summer Camp Registration

Don’t miss our Early Bird Special Registration Event on April 14. Enroll your student in summer camp and create memories that will last a lifetime. Featuring daily activities, enrichment classes twice a week, museums, Tae Kwon Do, and more! There is something every child will enjoy.

Vaping: A Dangerous Trend for Kids

There’s a new health issue for parents to be aware of. Across the country, middle schools and high schools have seen an increase in disciplinary referrals due to e-cigarettes, or vaping.

Important Information for Lakeside Parents

Principal Watins and Peggy Drawdy, our Health Clerk, have both written letters addressed to Lakeside parents. These letters contain important information which Lakeside families need to know.

National Women’s History Month

March is National Women’s History Month, and 2018’s theme honors women who fight all forms of discrimination against women. Women’s History Month first began as a single day, which later led to a week, and now we dedicate the whole month of March to honoring women’s achievements in history. Check out the timeline throughout the years that guided the way for Women’s History Month:

Jump Rope for Heart Beats with the Sound of Little Feet

LPA Lakeside is proud of their participants in the Jump Rope for Heart event, sponsored by the American Heart Association. They have several students participating, but Parker D. is proving to go the distance, with more than $1,000 raised for Lakeside! Let’s give him a big heart-felt thank you and keep on jumping, Parker!

Teen Lifeline Presentations

LPA Lakeside is proud to present the team from Teen Lifeline, who will give two presentations that tackle tough topics like bullying, isolation, stress and compassion. The first talk is March 13 for grades 7-8, and the team returns March 28 for a talk with grade 6. Be sure your student attends this informative and helpful class.

Black History Month

February is full of holidays with Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, and Presidents’ Day. The whole month of February is also a time to celebrate and remember the great accomplishments and impact of notable African American figures in history. Learn more about the people and events that led to February becoming Black History Month.

Enroll Your Child in Full-Day Kindergarten

At La Paloma Academy, we believe that high-quality early childhood education is essential for a strong academic foundation. We are a tuition-free charter school offering strong academics, sports programs, and extracurricular activities that will get your child excited about school.

Celebrating Presidents’ Day – A National Tradition

Many kids spend the third Monday of February sleeping in late and enjoying a day off from school. With an extended weekend in the future, it’s a perfect time to explain to your children the full history about Presidents’ Day. We can help you get started: