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End of third grading period, no school for students April 6

Code of Student Conduct incorrectly lists April 20 as no school The third grading period for students of Lake County Schools comes to a close this week as students will have Friday, April 6, off from school. All schools and the District offices will be open on Friday. The next scheduled holiday for students and District staff is Memorial Day…


Winning puts Lake County bee champ in a ‘jocular’ mood

After last year’s marathon 39-round spelling bee competition to determine the champion for Lake County, competitors from 24 schools upped the ante and put on a 54-round show on Tuesday before Tracey Agyeiwaa-Piasare, an eighth grader from East Ridge Middle, repeated as the County’s bee champ. For 31 rounds, Agyeiwaa-Piasare and the bee’s runner-up Alfred Akomeah, a fifth grader from…


East Ridge Middle teacher selected as Lake County Schools’ Teacher of the Year

For the four finalists of the Lake County Schools’ Teacher of the Year the agonizing wait to find out who would be crowned the 2012-2013 Teacher of the Year came to an end Saturday evening at Lake Receptions in Mount Dora. The Teacher of the Year Celebration, presented by the Educational Foundation of Lake County, recognized 47 teachers from schools…


Lake County Schools asks parents to update contact information through new website

Beginning this school year, Lake County Schools contracted with SchoolMessenger to provide services for its parent and staff communication system. The SchoolMessenger Notification System provides timely communication to parents and staff members on matters such as attendance, general interest activities and school or District emergencies. In order to enhance a school’s and District’s ability to accurately deliver that information, parents…