Lakewood High School (California)

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Lakewood High School
Lakewood High School Lancers logo
Today's lancers, Tomorrow's leaders.
4400 Briercrest Avenue
Lakewood, California, 90713
United States
Funding type Public
Established 1957[1]
School district Long Beach Unified School District
Superintendent Christopher J. Steinhauser[2]
Principal Mario Jimenez
Grades 9th - 12th
Enrollment 4500 (2008)
Color(s)      Red
Team name Lancers
Newspaper The Lance
Lakewood High School

Lakewood High School is a public secondary school located in the southern California city of Lakewood. Founded in 1957, it is part of the Long Beach Unified School District. Lakewood is the architectural twin of nearby Millikan High School, which opened in 1956.


The school contains an Advanced Technology Magnet, a Merit Scholars Program, the Arts Program, the HERO Program, LASER, and the Odyssey Academy.


State championships[edit]

  • Baseball: 1962, 1970, 1976, 1987, 2006 [3]
  • Girl's Volleyball: 2007

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Facts about Lakewood High". School Loop. 2014. Retrieved January 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Superintendent". Long Beach Unified School District. Retrieved January 13, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Lakewood Lancers Baseball". Lakewood High School. 2014. Retrieved January 19, 2014. 
  4. ^ "J. R. Celski". United States Olympic Committee. 2014. Retrieved January 19, 2014. 

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