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Prospective Families – Get to Know Lake

5th  Grade Families – Get to know Lake at these upcoming events:

  • Lake Fright Night- Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 5:30  – 7:30 pm – Free and open  to the community. Trick or Treating, Lake Tunnel Tours (small fee), Fun, scary  movie, Costumes encouraged
  • Prospective Family Information Night – Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00 pm  at Lake Middle School
  • Prospective Family Information Night  – Thursday, January 10, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at Lake Middle School

* No RSVP necessary for the above events. Tours will be offered during Info Nights

Click here to see the 2018-19 Lake Info Flyer.


  • Lake Fright Night martes, 30 de octubre, 2018 5:30 – 7:30 pm en Lake – Libre y abierto a la comunidad. Trick or Treating, Lake Tunnel Tours (tarifa pequeña), Película divertida y terrorífica, Disfraces animados
  • Noche Informativa para Futuras Familias martes, 6 de noviembre, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – en Lake
  • Noche Informativa para Futuras Familias jueves, 10 de enero, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – en Lake

* Ningún RSVP es necesario para ninguno de estos eventos

Haga clic aquí  para ver el folleto informativo de Lake de 2018-19

Shadowing Opportunities at Lake:

Lake offers an opportunity for 5th graders to spend time at Lake Middle School.  Shadowing students are paired with a 6th grade Lake Scholar, attend classes with that student and get an inside look at student life at Lake.  Students should bring a free-reading book, notebook and pencil.

Shadowing takes place on Thursday afternoons from 11:55 am – 3:10 pm. Shadowing Opportunities are available October through February. Space is extremely limited.

Please CLICK HERE  to request a Shadowing Opportunity

La escuela Lake, le ofrece la oportunidad a los estudiantes del 5to. grado de pasar tiempo en Lake. Los estudiantes que vienen de oyentes, se les asigna un estudiante anfitrión del 6to. grado para que asistan a clases y vean como es la vida de estudiante en la escuela Lake. Los estudiantes pueden traer un libro para leer, cuaderno y lápiz. Para hablar con alguien en español, comuníquese con Elvia Lubin a   o 720-424-0269 con cualquier pregunta.

Haga  CLIC AQUI  para solicitar una oportunidad de visitar la escuela como oyente.

Lake Middle School Tours:

Daytime Lake tours and short information sessions are offered on most Thursdays October through February. Tours are at 2:00 pm and Info Session from 2:45 – 3:15 pm. 5th graders are welcomed to attend with parent/guardian. If you’d like to participate in a Thursday tour & info session, please contact Jeannine Dicarlantonio at 720-424-0376 or  to request a tour appointment. Tours are also offered during Prospective Family Information Nights.



  • A family-oriented culture of high academic and behavior expectations, caring, respect and fun!
  • Outstanding school leadership and committed, involved, caring teachers
  • 1-to-1 Technology School – every student receives their own Chromebook for use at school and at home
  • Learning Families provide peer support and intentional adult mentoring
  • Weekly progress reports means constant communication with parents and student accountability
  • An environment and structures fostering academic success
  • Comprehensive Special Education programs
  • Flexible dress code keeps Lake Scholars’ focused on academics
  • Exceptional resources for nurturing students’ Social/Emotional needs


  • Honors course options in Math and Language Arts for all grades
  • Daily reading and/or math intervention as needed
  • Robust English language acquisition supports
  • City Year support means additional adult in most core classes
  • Teachers’ Office Hours 3 days/week for extra help after school
  • Huge, light-filled library
  • Comprehensive Spanish-language programming  – 2 full-time teachers
  • Customized learning plans and hand built schedules
  • Weekly community-building assemblies with academic and attendance awards
  • After school Pre-Collegiate and Career exploration class


  • Three daily elective classes on each student’s schedule
  • Elective choices include: Band, Choir, P.E., STEM, Visual Art, Spanish, Drama, Leadership, Yearbook & Photography, Newspaper & Journalism, Creative Writing, and many others
  • DPS Middle School Sports:  GIRLS: Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Softball  BOYS: Soccer, Basketball, Baseball  CO-ED: Cheer Squad, Cross Country, Flag Football, Tackle Football
  • Daily tutoring, homework help and after-school classes like STEM Learning, arts and culture, leadership and much more in the Mi Casa Resource Center
  • Summer camps tailored to students’ interests including weekly field trips
  • Travel opportunities! 7th/8th grade trip to Washington DC & Philadelphia. Travel opportunities to Spanish-speaking countries.