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2019 School Bond: What can bond funds be used for?

Bond proposals can often be confusing for voters, so let’s take a moment to discuss what bond funds can (and cannot) be used for: Generally speaking, a bond is the mechanism by which school districts pay for large-scale projects, including new facilities and major renovations. All bond proposals are approved by the state only for […]

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LCS announces partnership with United Way of Lapeer County

Lapeer Community Schools (LCS) and The United Way of Lapeer County (UWLC) are pleased to announce a partnership which creates a new and exciting opportunity for High School students attending Lapeer Schools. Beginning for the 2019-2020 school year, students will have the ability to obtain their Varsity Letter in Community Service.  Awarded to students meeting […]

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Making history: Maria Reitz is ‘one of one’

LAPEER, Michigan — The sign outside Maria Reitz’s house doesn’t tell the whole story. The Lapeer High School senior is one of the proud recipients of a yard sign proclaiming her as an AP National Scholar — one of five in the history of Lapeer High School.  In truth, however, she’s one of one.  In […]

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Superintendent column: Status quo is a luxury we cannot afford

This column, by LCS Superintendent Matt Wandrie, appeared in the November 17 Edition of the Lapeer County Press. It has been two weeks since the Lapeer Community Schools 2019 bond proposal failed to achieve majority support in our community. I know many of you who are reading this are still disappointed in the result, and […]

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November 12: Schedule for evening activities

ACTIVITIES Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Attendance at any practice/event that continues to run on a day that school is cancelled is considered  non-mandatory.   Scheduled Time LAPEER HIGH SCHOOL     LHS Bands – Awards Ceremony CANCELLED 7:00 – 10:00 PM Girls Basketball Practice AS SCHEDULED 3:30 PM Drama – Musical Rehersal CANCELLED 3:30 PM […]

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2019 School Bond Q & A: What will happen to class sizes?

In recent weeks, Lapeer Community Schools conducted a survey about the 2019 School Bond Proposal in order to ensure all prospective voters have the information they need before the November 5th vote. During this process, we received numerous questions, which we will answer here. If you have further questions on the bond, please e-mail Jared […]

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September 25: EEE Update #4

The District continues to monitor news regarding cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) that have occurred in several Michigan counties, including Lapeer. Out of an abundance of caution, the District has elected to apply mosquito control measures at all our schools. A mosquito pesticide will be applied by a licensed professional contractor at the following […]

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