A message from our principal, Donna Dunson

WELCOME! I am so impressed with the students on this Ridge who are helping build this community. The academic achievement drew the attention of some county officials; these gains were in math and reading. In addition, the survey results about behavior and the climate at LWHS were also impressive. I do want to thank the staff and students for the improvements. We are taking this work to the next level. As this year unfolds, we are expanding our course offerings […]
- Donna Dunson

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Upcoming Events

Senior Panoramic

On February 4th @ 8:00am the Senior Panoramic will take place in the Gym.

International Baccalaureate Program Information Meeting

LWHS invites parents and incoming 9th grade students for 2014-15  to attend the International Baccalaureate (IB) information meeting on November 18th at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium at LWHS.

Questions? Contact Mr. Saran at anuj.saran@lwcharterschools.com

Midterm Exam Schedule

MidTerm Exam Schedule 2013-2014


LWCS Board Meeting Updates

The Board of Trustees is a group of unpaid volunteers who meet monthly to chart the direction of the Lake Wales Charter Schools. Meetings are open to the public.

The next Board of Trustees Work Session will be 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 21, followed by the regular Board Meeting at 5 p.m. (or immediately following the work session). Both meetings will take place at Bok Tower Gardens, where the Board of Trustees also will hold its annual planning retreat from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. To attend any of these meetings, please contact Sue Medders at 679-6560 x226.

Read the LWCS Board meeting minutes

Important Information

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Our Partners

Our Mission...

” Creating a vibrant internationally minded community where students are encouraged to seek a life of inquiry, reflection, and merit.” MissionStatement2011

What our donors say...

“The time is right to maximize this opportunity by equipping the teachers and students with the latest and best technology. I’m optimistic that this gift will allow everyone — administrators, teachers and students — to realize their full potential.” – Anonymous donor, after giving $1 million to Lake Wales High School, March 2011

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