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Staff Goodbye Video for Mrs. Powers.

Staff Goodbye Video to Mrs. Powers.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPAyqEpsUxg&feature=youtu.be

5th Grade Battle of the Books

May 17 is our first ever 5th Grade Battle of the Books! About 100 5th graders from all seven of our elementary schools, plus a team from Lakewood Catholic Academy, will square off at Lakewood Public Library in a Jeopardy-like game to see which school knows the most about the nine books they have read this school year. We will be livestreaming the event so if you want to check in on the fun, click at the link below:


Click here to see when your school competes.

H2O Home Alone Survey

Please find the attached survey from our Assistant Superintendent:


H2O Survey



Parents, Please Take Title 1 Survey

We would like to know what you think about the Title I program services offered to your child. Please take a few minutes to complete the following survey. The responses will be used to improve the Title I programs in our district and better communicate with parents. We appreciate your time! This survey will close Friday, May 31st at 8pm.

Click here for survey

Board Approves New Hayes Elementary Principal

FortunaThe Lakewood Board of Education on May 6 approved Eric Fortuna as the next principal of Hayes Elementary School. Fortuna will be replacing Sandy Powers, who is retiring, and begins his new position on August 1, 2019.

Fox 8 to Feature Students Reciting Pledge

Fox 8 Morning News Show will feature students from all our District middle schools and elementary schools during its Pledge of Allegiance recitation at 6:40 am. Hayes will be featured May 10 and 20.

Lakewood PD Youth Basketball Tournament April 6

basketballThe Lakewood Police Dept will its annual Youth Basketball Tournament on Saturday, April 6 at Lakewood High. The tournament consists of fifth graders from all seven elementary schools competing in a single-elimination tournament. The first game begins at 9 am with the championship game at 2 pm. Lakewood Community Services Center representatives will be present to collect cash donations, non-perishable items, and hygiene products for the less fortunate. The Police Department also has joined with the Lakewood Teachers Association for a raffle. The drawing will be held at halftime of the championship game. Winners need not be present. This fun-filled, community day is free of charge. 

3rd quarter physical education standards.

Click here for Phyical education standards and pictures. 

Costello & Williams Share Staff Spotlight

staff spotlight logoCongratulations to Hayes Elementary and Harding Middle School Media Specialist Kevin Costello and Lakewood High Book Room Manager Pam Williams on being chosen as the February Staff Spotlight honorees! Click on Read More to learn more about these deserving colleagues.

Please vote for Hayes as cool school

Please take a moment and vote for hayes as the Cool school of the week.  Vote everyday!


November Staff Spotlight Honorees: Katona & Kantor

spotlightCongratulations to Emerson Elementary teacher Dawn Katona and Hayes Elementary head custodian Kris Kantor for being selected our November Staff Spotlight honorees. While the two hold very different jobs, their love for children is a shared trait! Click "Read More" below to learn more about these two special employees!


First day of school is August 21st.  Parents please make sure you updated all your contact information as well as permissions for field trips and use of the internet.