Lake Taylor High School

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Lake Taylor High School
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1384 Kempsville Road
Norfolk, Virginia 23502
United States
School type Public, high school
Founded 1967
School district Norfolk City Public Schools
Superintendent Dr. Melinda Boone
Principal Latesha N. Wade-Jenkins
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1260 (2011-12)
Language English
Campus Suburban
Color(s)                Red, Blue, and White
Athletics conference Virginia High School League
AAAA Eastern Region
Eastern District
Mascot Titans
Rival Booker T. Washington High School
Communities served Berkley, Diggs Town, Oakleaf Park, Ocean View, Lake Edwards, Crown Point

Lake Taylor High School is a public high school located in Norfolk, Virginia and is the "Home of the Mighty Titans". It is administered by Norfolk City Public Schools. The school colors are red and white and its mascot is the Titans. Lake Taylor High is also the home to a NJROTC program and is called The Academy of Leadership and Military Science.


The Titans play in the Eastern District. The football team, led by Hank Sawyer, has won numerous district titles in the 2000s, and won the Virginia state AAAA championship in 2012 & 2014. The football team also finished as runners-up in 1982. They lost the state championship to the Salem Spartans in 2015.

The Lady Titans basketball team won the state championship in 2010 and 2013.

Notable alumni[edit]


Coordinates: 36°52′8.6″N 76°12′5.8″W / 36.869056°N 76.201611°W / 36.869056; -76.201611