This is a great school system. I think they need to get rid of a few staff members and they shall have the best system in the state. I think they made a bad choice in hiring the leader of this system, they where serveral more qualified people to choose from. I still think Lake County has a good system.
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Posted by a parent on 10/05/09
This is a great school. The school offers many extra after school programs to give students extra instruction. The school has very good test scores. I am proud to have graduated from this school and plan to send my son here. I think small is better.
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Posted by a parent on 06/19/08
I cannot see how any child can learn in an enivornment that is crime and drug infested. The high school looks like something out of a horror movie. The grammer school looks as though it should have been condemded thirty years ago. The horrible smell of mold and mildew is rancid throughout the school.
... Read more I personally did not like the idea of my children going to a school district inwhich the head lice problem is the worst in the west Tennessee area, where 7-10 children are black and live in poverty due to the fact that the parents, or lack there of, are repeat offenders, where it is normal to see a high school student pregnant with her second or in some cases third child. This school district reminds me of a mini Memphis. Please, reform this district! Read less
Posted by a other on 03/27/08
I am a former student at Lake County High School and I'm here to tell you that our school is quite possibly the best small high school in the state, education wise. I love that school and all the teachers that work there. I'm glad I had the chance to go to such a great school. Since then, I've moved
... Read more on to be part of the best in the world. I am a PFC in the United States Marine Corps and without my teachers and everyone else there teaching me not to give up, I would've given up. So thanks to this great school and Semper Fi. Read less
Posted by a student on 03/23/08
I love our small school system. There is a lot of time for student-teacher hands on work.Our school is a great place to be. I enjoy our faculty and our staff. Good luck to Miss Debra in the up coming year.
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Posted by a student on 07/14/07
I am a graduate from the LC school system. I held perfect attendance for 13 years and was involved in every extracurricular activity. I went on to several different colleges and universities and felt that I had just as good of an education as my fellow college students. The teachers and administrators
... Read more taught me the importance of a quality education. My teachers taught me leadership, respect, discipline, and the belief that 'I am too good not to be the best'. Also, my mother is the vice-chairman of the school board. I know from experience that it takes more than a board to change everything. Read less
Posted by a former student on 07/10/05
I moved to Lake County High School about one fourth of the way through my Sophmore year, and I am here to tell you Lake County High is an excelent school. Lake County statistically is second to none. This past 2004-2005 school year our Gateway (state mandated tests) were no less than 98% passing rate
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Posted by a student on 07/04/05
I'm not a parent but I'm a student there. Since we got a new principal it's been great. They have really cleaned up the high school from the last principal. Our School is trying to become one of the highest small schools in the state and the principal is trying his hardest and he means buisness. He's
... Read more really great and most of the teachers are great too. We have about 250 something students now and a lot more joining. Read less
* In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. This year they introduced two new exams in algebra II and English III. Students must pass the algebra I, English II and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
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visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
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A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
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English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Tiptonville schools — Lake County High School is located at 300 Cochran St, Tiptonville TN 38079. 300 Cochran St is in the 38079 ZIP code in Tiptonville, TN The school district for Lake County High School is the Lake County School District. Lake County High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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