Lakeside High School (Lake Village, Arkansas)

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Lakeside High School
Address
1100 South Lakeshore
Lake Village, Arkansas, 71653
United States
Coordinates 33°19′30″N 91°18′38″W / 33.32500°N 91.31056°W / 33.32500; -91.31056Coordinates: 33°19′30″N 91°18′38″W / 33.32500°N 91.31056°W / 33.32500; -91.31056
Information
School type Public comprehensive
Status Open
NCES School ID 050864000578[1]
Principal Linda Armour
Teaching staff 34.06 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 346[1] (2010–11)
 • Grade 9 100
 • Grade 10 108
 • Grade 11 73
 • Grade 12 65
Student to teacher ratio 10.16[1]
Education system ADE Smart Core
Classes offered Regular,
Advanced Placement (AP)
School color(s)      Maroon
     White
Athletics Football, Volleyball, Bowling, Golf, Basketball, Tennis, Baseball, Softball, Track, Cheer
Athletics conference 4A Region 8 (2012–14)
Mascot Beaver
Team name Lakeside Beavers
Accreditation ADE
USNWR ranking      Bronze Medalist
Feeder schools Lakeside Middle School (6–8)
Website

Lakeside High School is an accredited public high school in Chicot County, Arkansas, United States. It is located on Highway 82 just west of Lake Village. Within the state, the school is referred to as Lake Village or Lakeside Lake Village high school to distinguish itself from Lakeside High School in Hot Springs.

Lakeside High School is administered by Lakeside School District and serves roughly 400 students in ninth, tenth, eleventh and twelfth grade.

Academics[edit]

The assumed course of study follows the Smart Core curriculum developed by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE). Students complete regular (core and elective) and career focus courses and exams and may select Advanced Placement (AP) coursework and exams.

Lake Village is accredited by the ADE and is a charter member and accredited by AdvancED since 1924.[2]

In 2012, Lakeside was nationally recognized as a Bronze Medalist in the Best High Schools Report evaluated by U.S. News & World Report.[3]

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The Lakeside High School mascot and athletic emblem is the beaver with school colors of maroon and white.

Athletics[edit]

For 2012–14, the Lakeside Beavers compete in interscholastic sporting activities within the 4A Classification from the 4A Region 8 Conference administered by the Arkansas Activities Association. The Beavers participate in football, soccer (boys only), basketball (boys/girls), tennis (boys/girls), baseball, and track (boys/girls).[4]

Clubs and traditions[edit]

Lakeside students are offered a variety of clubs and organizations including Art Club, Band, Choir, Drama Club, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, National Honor Society, Student Council, and Yearbook.

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Lamar McHan (1949)—American football player; 1975 inductee, Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame.
   Jerry Mazzanti...Date of Birth: July 13, 1940, in Lake Village, Arkansas (73 years old)
   NFL Teams: 1963 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)...1966 Detroit Lions (NFL)...1967 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)
   Jerry Mazzanti missed the 1964 and 1965 seasons because he was serving in the United States Army.
   Geno Mazzanti Date of Birth: April 1, 1929, in Lake Village, Arkansas
   Date of Death: July 24, 2013, in Greenville, Mississippi (84 years old)
   1950 Baltimore Colts (NFL)
   (Father of Jerry Mazzanti, listed above)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Lakeside High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Institution Summary, Lakeside High School". AdvancED. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Best High Schools Report 2012". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "School Profile, Lakeside High School - LV". Arkansas Activities Association. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 

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