Lakeside School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (206)368-3600
  • The mission of Lakeside School is to develop in intellectually capable young people the creative minds, healthy bodies, and ethical spirits needed to contribute wisdom, compassion, and leadership to a global society.
  • We provide a rigorous and dynamic academic program through which effective educators lead students to take responsibility for learning.
  • We are committed to sustaining a school in which individuals representing diverse cultures and experiences instruct one another in the meaning and value of community and in the joy and importance of lifelong learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Year Founded 1919

Student Body

Total Students 858 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Lakeside School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Average SAT score 1510
Average ACT score 32
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 11
Yearly Tuition Cost $33,280
% on Financial Aid
31%
Average Financial Aid Grant $24,225
Acceptance Rate
17%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Booth Kyle
Admissions Associate Doug Moon

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Amnesty International--human rights organization, Assembly Committee, Bellas--female a capella group, Black Student Union, Chess Team, Dodgeball Club, Energy Team, Fellas--male a capella group, Gay, Lesbian, or Whatever (GLOW), Imago--school literary magazine, Information Technology Projects (ITP), Knowledge Bowl, Lakeside Asian Pacific Students--Affinity Group, MIxEd--Diversity Affinity Group, Math Club, Numidian (The Yearbook Production Class), Science Olympiad, Si Se Puede--Affinity group, Student Government, Student Health Advocacy Committee, Student/Faculty Judiciary Committee, Tatler--Student Newspaper Chess Team, Dodgeball Club, Energy Team, Knowledge Bowl, Math Club, Amnesty International--human rights organization,
Assembly Committee,
Bellas--female a capella group,
Black Student Union,
Fellas--male a capella group,
Gay, Lesbian, or Whatever (GLOW),
Imago--school literary magazine,
Information Technology Projects (ITP),
Lakeside Asian Pacific Students--Affinity Group,
MIxEd--Diversity Affinity Group,
Numidian (The Yearbook Production Class),
Science Olympiad,
Si Se Puede--Affinity group,
Student Government,
Student Health Advocacy Committee,
Student/Faculty Judiciary Committee,
Tatler--Student Newspaper,

School Notes

  • The mission of Lakeside School is to develop in intellectually capable young people the creative minds, healthy bodies, and ethical spirits needed to contribute wisdom, compassion, and leadership to a global society.
  • We provide a rigorous and dynamic academic program through which effective educators lead students to take responsibility for learning.
  • We are committed to sustaining a school in which individuals representing diverse cultures and experiences instruct one another in the meaning and value of community and in the joy and importance of lifelong learning.
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School Reviews

5  5/17/2016
Lakeside is an amazing school. Their academic program is out of this world. Yes, it is a hard school, but the teachers and administrators are focused on your success. If you face challenges in any area (social, academic, or even at home) Lakeside wants to help you in any way they can. Also, if you are accelerated or still need to be challenged after going here, Lakeside offers different levels of courses and subjects. Our art program is awesome. There are so many options that students have whether it's photography, pottery, paint, drawing, orchestra, chorus, band, A Capella, jazz band, or drama, you can find a way to express yourself. And the best part is, you don't have to choose one! You can change your interests as your Lakeside experience goes on. Also, our athletics are fun! We have some really good sports teams.. We may not win every single championship, but we do win quite a few! We have a wide variety of sports that students can participate in and it helps them learn teamwork, trust, hard work, and is a lot of fun for everyone! One last thing, Lakeside tuition can be hard... But there are SO MANY graduates who have been super successful that have come here on scholarship. Anyway, LAKESIDE IS AN AMAZING SCHOOL!
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