Lakewood High School (California)

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Lakewood High School
LakewoodLancersLogo.JPG
Address
4400 Briercrest Avenue
Lakewood, California, 90713
United States
Coordinates 33°50′18″N 118°7′22″W / 33.83833°N 118.12278°W / 33.83833; -118.12278Coordinates: 33°50′18″N 118°7′22″W / 33.83833°N 118.12278°W / 33.83833; -118.12278
Information
Funding type Public
Motto Today's lancers, Tomorrow's leaders.
Established 1957
School district Long Beach Unified School District
Superintendent Christopher J. Steinhauser
Principal Mario Jimenez
Grades 9th - 12th
Enrollment 4500 (2008)
Color(s)      Red
     White
Nickname Lancers
Newspaper The Lance
Website
[1][2]

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.

Overview[edit]

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

Sports[edit]

State championships[edit]

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

Notable alumni[edit]

Lakewood High School

References[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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