School Culture & Values

Students walking to the lake

At Lake, we live by the following core values:



Hard Work


Lake Middle School Philosophy

Our staff believes in an academically-focused, safe and nurturing environment for every child. Our staff is committed to providing a school culture in which every child thrives, both academically and socially. To provide this culture and environment for our students, we have developed some school-wide actions to help students succeed:

All of these things together allow students to feel safe, accepted and respected in our building. This allows Lake scholars to focus on academics, preparing them for high school, college and beyond.

View our 23-24 Black Excellence Plan