picture of student reading to therapy dog

A doggone great reading pal

Whenever Maggie visits Laker Elementary, big smiles appear on students’ faces. Even though she’s calm and quiet, she draws plenty of attention. Students love reading to her as she patiently sits by them, appearing to be very content. Maggie is a 9-year-old golden retriever, and she is a trained therapy dog. She visits Laker Elementary…

Robot Roundup

Laker Robot Roundup a big success

Approximately 300 people attended the Laker Robot Roundup Oct. 11, including adults and children from other schools. A variety of robotic activities kept attendees busy, and Lakers was well represented with our underwater ROV, VEX Robotics, and FIRST Robotics teams. The evening also included speakers who shared information about careers in engineering and science. The action-packed…

Laker FFA Presents at Barn

Laker FFA shines at Project RED

Imagine giving a presentation in a large barn in front of about 500 children. This was no sweat for our Laker FFA! A group from our FFA gave the opening presentation for the Sept. 13 Project RED in Bad Axe, and the presentation focused on ag careers, such as veterinarian, mechanic, meteorologist, scientist, sales, agronomist…