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4850 Jersey Pike

Chattanooga, TN 37416

(423) 855-2605

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 475

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Lakeside Academy

Lakeside Academy is not a school for every child. If your child is not a hard worker they will not excel. If you child has behavioral issues you will have an issue with this school. Marsha Drake leads the school in her own way- to some parents she's off putting BUT she leads by example and hopes that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

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Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

Lakeside Academy is a challenging school for elementary children who want to succeed and go on to a school of higher learning: College or trade school.

Posted by a parent on 09/11/13

My child attended 2 yrs. 2010-11 at Lakeside and it was very disappointing. Mrs. Drake, the principal, is the most rude, unfriendly, sour educator I've ever seen. She may or may not even speak, depending on her mood. So many discipline problems in classroom keep the atmosphere chaotic . School population ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/13

The enviroment that my child is always in to me is a blessing. The teachers are constantly giving the children praises. For every 1 negative thing a child may do the teacher tries and gives them 5 positives.

Posted by a parent on 10/24/09

This school is perfect for your child to go to especially the principals and teachers are very understanding and careing for the children that go to this school

Posted by a parent on 05/07/09

Last year (06/07) my children had a wonderful year and the teachers and administrators could not have been more helpful. This year I removed my child from the school after his teacher proved to be rude to me, unable to maintain discipline in her class. The focus of the school this year seems to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/07

Lakeside is a wonderful school. My child has received a very solid education. The teachers are extremely supportive. They positively reinforce the students and encourage them to do their best. I am a proud parent of Lakeside.

Posted by a parent on 11/24/06

Lakeside Academy is a great school. Children are taught important social and behavior skills. They have great science and computer labs that make learning fun. Lakeside also has a great parent workroom that makes volunteering easy. The school has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Lakeside Academy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/13/05

Even though this is a magnet school I do not feel that is is any better. The some teachers are very rude. Many student fall through the cracks and are not helped when they have special needs. Basic skills are not taught. Such as reading and math. Instead they focus on computers and science. I believe ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/19/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Lakeside Academy

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lakeside Academy
Hamilton County School Distrct
* In 2011-2012 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math and science. The results for reading/language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchool profiles. The results are for all grades combined for each subject and reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Chattanooga schools — Lakeside Academy is located at 4850 Jersey Pike, Chattanooga TN 37416. 4850 Jersey Pike is in the 37416 ZIP code in Chattanooga, TN The school district for Lakeside Academy is the Hamilton County School Distrct. Lakeside Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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