Lakeside High School

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Lakeside High School
32593 Riverside Drive
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
CEEB code:  053995
 
Main Office:  (951) 253-7300
Main Office Fax:  (951) 253-7335
Counseling Office:  (951) 253-7300 ext 2005
Counseling/Registrar Fax:  (951) 253-7338
 
Principal:  Peter Hopping, Ed.D.
Assistant Principals:  Jeff Glenn, David Drake, Greg Stanley, Daniel Bosna
School Counselors:  Aaron Nessman Sonya Jimenez, Valerie Geason, Suzette Rehrer, Heather Smalley
Mascot::  Lancers
Colors:   Dark Green, Vegas Gold, White
Motto:     "Together we will R.I.S.E AND L.E.A.D"
                RESPECT - INTEGRITY - SCHOLARSHIP - EFFORT       
                LEGACY - EXCELLENCE - ABILITY -  DETERMINATION 

Opened in the 2005-06 school year, Lakeside High School currently has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students. It is one of three comprehensive high schools in the Lake Elsinore Unified School District, which is located approximately 65 miles southeast of Los Angeles in the western section of Riverside County.

Lakeside High School is a professional learning community staffed by teachers and support personnel who operate under the belief system of “students first” in all we do. Lakeside High School’s philosophical, educational, and cultural foundation was built on the principle that we will maintain a strong commitment in creating an environment that is dedicated to the development of excellence.
• Our STUDENTS will demonstrate honor and pride in themselves, their academics, the campus, and their community.

• Our STAFF will nourish lifelong learners by challenging and motivating each student to reach his/her intellectual and physical potential as well as to embrace the notion that he/she possesses unique and valuable qualities.
• Our SCHOOL and community will develop active partnerships and foster a positive environment through mutual support and involvement.
Graduation Requirements
Lakeside High School graduates are required to earn a minimum of 220 credits, five for each semester class passed with a “D” or better.
These include:
• 40 credits of Language Arts
• 30 credits of Math
• 30 credits of Science
• 30 credits of Social Science, including: 10 credits of World History, 10 credits of U.S. History, and 10 credits of Government/Economics
• 10 credits of Visual/ Performing Arts, Foreign Language, or Career Technical
• 20 credits of Physical Education
• 5 credits of Health
• 55 elective credits

In addition, passing Algebra I and the Math and English Language Arts portions of the California High School Exit Exam are required for graduation.
College Eligibility & Selection
Class of 2016 graduates who met or exceeded UC/CSU requirements: 36.6 %
Class of 2016 graduation percentage: 94.6 %
College Admission Testing and Advanced Placement Statistics
SAT I 2014-15
Students who took test 285
Mean Critical Writing Score 455
Mean Reading Score 464
Mean Math Score 464

ACT 2014-15
Students who took test 125
Mean Score 20

Advanced Placement 2014-15
% Students in AP classes taking test 65.4%
Number of students taking test 305
Tests Taken 553
Percentage Passed (Score of 3 or higher) 43.9 %
Teacher Education Levels
 0.0%      Doctorate
40.0%     Master's degree plus 30 or more semester hours
25.0%     Master's degree
36.0%     Bachelor's degree plus 30 or more semester hours
    .2%     Bachelor's degree
  0.0%    Less than Bachelor's degree
Grading Calculation (GPA)
  GENERAL/COLLEGE PREP AP/HONORS COURSES
A = EXCELLENT/90-100 4 POINTS
5 POINTS
B = ABOVE AVERAGE/80-89 3 POINTS
4 POINTS
C = AVERAGE/70-79 2 POINTS 3 POINTS
D = PASSING/60-69 1 POINT 1 POINT
F = FAIL/BELOW 60 0 POINTS 0 POINTS
AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
• Recognized in 2011 and 2014 as a National Demonstration School.
• AVID serves 25 % of the total student body
• In 2016, 98% of AVID seniors were accepted to a 4 year University.
• 100% of all AVID seniors complete the college A-G requirements.
• All AVID students take at least one Advanced Placement class while in High School.
• Lakeside High School AVID is strongly supported by the AVID programs in the local middle schools.
Career Pathways
• Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
• Production Management in Art, Media, and Entertainment

Advanced Placement, Honors & Dual Enrollment Courses
ADVANCED
PLACEMENT
HONORS
DUAL
ENROLLMENT
 
ART HISTORY CHEMISTRY MUSIC INTRO & APPRECIATION
BIOLOGY HUMAN ANATOMY MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS
CALCULUS AB   ENG 101 FRESHMAN COMP
CHEMISTRY   PE 110 PREVENTION AND CARE
ECONOMICS   PE 115 FIRST AID AND CPR
ENGLISH LANGUAGE    
ENGLISH LITERATURE    
GOVERNMENT    
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY    
PHYSICS    
PSYCHOLOGY    
SPANISH LANGUAGE    
SPANISH LITERATURE    
US HISTORY    
WORLD HISTORY    
 
 
2016-2017
School Demographics
1,775      ENROLLMENT 
 
   70%     Hispanic or Latino
18.8%     Caucasian
     5%     African-American
     0%     Multiple/No Response
  3.2%     Asian
  1.4%     American Indian or Alaskan Native
  1.7%     Pacific Islander
 
   78%     Free and Reduced Lunch Program
 6.59%    English Learners
17.7%     Students with disabilities
 .01%      Foster Youth