Welcome to Lakeland Union High School -
Home of the T-Birds


LUHS - 18-19  Profile Brochure (About Us - PDF)

LUHS - 18-19  Act 31 Brochure (About Native American Education - PDF)

LUHS - 18-19 Lakeland Union High School District Foundation, Inc. / Lakeland Area Scholarship Fund, Inc. 




District Administrator -
                Mr. James P. Bouché Ed.S.
                PH: 715.356.5252
                bouche@lakelandunion.org               
               @DABouche5


Office Phone: (715) 356-5252


Principal:                                                       Mr. Justin Szews
Assistant Principal:                                       Mr.  Chad Gaurke
Dir. of Cur. and Instr./ Pupil Services:            Mr. Rob Way
Special Education Administrator:                 Ms. Stephanie Lewis-Caroselli 
                                       
Attendance/Dean of Students:                       Mr. Levi Massey
Activities Director:                                            Mr. Phil Updike
Business Manager:                                          Mr. Greg Kopp

Counselors:
Ms. Kasandrah Alft   -    A-K
Ms. Kim Olson          -    L-Z
Ms. Mercededs Vendl
Mr. Chris Grosman   -    Student Support Strategist 
Mr. Fred Maulson.    -    Native American Education Mentor
Ms. Ashlee Allen.     -    Native American Education Mentor 

MISSION STATEMENT:
The Lakeland Union High School District is dedicated to creating a safe, stimulating environment where all students may acquire the knowledge, skills and ability to pursue academic, vocational and personal excellence!

VISION STATEMENT:
Through purposeful teaching and learning, each student will plan
and execute his/her career path!

FACULTY AND STAFF:
Lakeland Union High School employs 137 faculty
and staff, which includes 65 classroom teachers, and an average student/teacher ratio of 12:1. 46% of our teachers have a Masters in Education or other similar advanced degrees. Their commitment to our students is apparent with over 62% involved in co-curricular activities as coaches and/or advisors.

DISTRICT SCHEDULE:
Lakeland Union High School (LUHS) operates on an eight period bell schedule. Classes run 45 minutes long, with the day beginning at 8:10 a.m. and ending at 3:30 p.m. LUHS has a semester marking system with progress reports every nine weeks.


2018-19 Student Enrollment - 716 Students (Starting Day)

189    Seniors                  181    Juniors
170    Sophomores         176     Freshmen


Ethnicity (18/19)
73% Caucasian
21% Native American
  6% All other minority groups

2017-18 Student Post Secondary Profile

46% Attended a four year college
35% Attended a two year college/technical
16% Employed/other
 3% Military

ACADEMICS:
LUHS offers a broad spectrum of courses for our students, including Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) courses for academically advanced students. Additionally, specialized extracurricular courses are offered for students excelling in art, music, business, technology, languages and family and consumer education. LUHS works directly with local post secondary institutions to offer college credits to junior and senior students.

DUAL PLATFORM SCHOOL:
LUHS is a technology enhanced dual platform high school. LUHS believes in teaching
students how to use all the technology tools available to them, let it be a Mac or a PC. Technology is a tool to enhance learning.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:
Twenty-four credits are required for graduation from Lakeland Union High School. Students must be enrolled in six credits per year to be considered full time students.

General Electives                           8.5 Credits
English                                            4 Credits
Social Studies                                3 Credits
Science (Including biology)           3 Credits
Mathematics                                  3 Credits
Physical Education                        1.5 Credits
Health                                              .5 Credits 
Academic Career Planning
(ACP)/Financial Literacy                 .5

AP AND HONORS CLASSES:
Advanced placement (AP) courses are part of a National program and contain curriculum that is accelerated and much more academically rigorous. The program allows students to take college level type courses and exams to earn college credit or placement while still in high school.

AP COURSES:
Art History
2D & 3D Art
Biology
Calculus 
Chemistry
Comparative Gov & Politics
Computer Science Principles
English Language & Composition
English Literature & Composition
German Language
Human Geography
Music Theory & Composition
Psychology
Spanish Language
US Gov & Politics
US History

HONORS CLASSES:
English
Math
Science
World Language

College in the School:
UW College English 
UW College Math. 

Academic, Artistic & Service Co-Curricular Organizations (In alpha order)
Circle of Friends; Common Spirit School Store; Culinary Arts Club; Distributive Education Clubs of America(DECA); Drama Production(Fall play/Spring musical); Fellowship of Christian Athletes(FCA); Forensics; Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA); German Club; Latin Club; National Honor Society; Math League; Mock Trial; Model United Nations; SkillsUSA; Snowmobile Club; Spanish Club; Student Council; Science Olympiad; Teen Court; Visual Arts Classic(VAC); Yearbook.

ATHLETICS:
Lakeland Union High School offers 25
Interscholastic Athletic Teams for our students.

Fall - Cross Country; Football; Boys Soccer; Girls Swimming; Girls Tennis; Volleyball

Winter - Basketball; Gymnastics; Hockey; Boys Swimming; Wrestling; Nordic Skiing

Spring - Boys Baseball; Golf; Girls Soccer; Girls Softball; Boys Tennis; Track and Field

School Colors - Black & White

School Mascot - The Thunderbird

CEEB Code: 501527

CONFERENCE SCHOOLS:  
               Great Northern Conference (GNC)


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