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Student Residency Form
Release of Educational Records
School of Choice Application
Emergency Form – secondary school – grades 6-12
Emergency Form – elementary school – grades DK-5th
Laker Welcome Packet
Tips for students starting a new school
Skyward Family Access Login
2019-2020 District Calendar
2018-19 Elementary School Calendar
District Wellness Policy
Free-reduced Lunch Application
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)-Procedures and Guidelines, Public Summary, and Itemized Fee Form
Handbook – Elementary
Laker Anti-Bullying Policy
Request for Transcripts
Volunteer Background Check Form
Apply For Free Internet
Foreign Exchange Student Program
Foster Parent information – DHHS
Free Summer Meals For Students
Grants for Single Mothers
Greatschools.org – advice for parents
MI Child Protection Registry
Pathways to Potential (Download PDF)
Reading Fluency and Literacy Resources
SmartSocial.com – Information on dangerous apps for students
Steeredstraight.org – Website about drug abuse prevention, treatment
NOTE – Parent volunteer forms are available in the elementary and secondary school offices.
Academic Eligibility and Tutoring Program
2019-2020 District Calendar
2018-19 Secondary School Calendar
2018-19 Secondary School Handbook
Brenda Smith teacher website
Dual Enrollment Information (program for juniors and seniors)
Emergency Form – Secondary School
High school schedule
Hueschen Scholarship Flyer
Junior high schedule
Laker Athletic Code
Personal Curriculum-Curriculum Alignment
Personal Curriculum-OverviewRegistration Forms
Scheurer Wellness Clinic Consent Form
Student Vehicle Registration
Drivers Training resources
Foster parent information – DHHS
Greatschools.org (advice for parents)
Reading Skills for College
Steeredstraight.org – website about drug abuse prevention, treatment
Grade-level behavior expectations posted in each classroom and taught by classroom teachers
School nurse each day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Behavior interventionist classroom support
High school peer mentors
NOTE – Laker Elementary School integrates Positive Behavior Support (PBS) in each classroom and school-wide. PBS is a research-based, multi-tiered behavioral system of support that focuses on both prevention and intervention. It has been shown to improve school climate, reduce bullying behaviors as well as other problem behaviors. We will teach, practice and reinforce desired behaviors that lead to academic and social success.
Guided Studies or Directed Studies course built in to schedule to provide extra time and assistance with homework.
After-school and before-school tutoring with actual teachers, which is available to students four nights a week.
School-based wellness clinic, where physical needs are addressed and emotional/mental needs are referred to other services.
SRC time-out option, which provides an opportunity for an emotional or frustrated student to take time away voluntarily for reflection or cooling down.
Social skill lessons taught by a grade level behavior interventionist
Counseling (emotional, academic and social) offered by full-time school counselor
Academic support provided by grade-level paraprofessionals
Emotional support sessions with Tami Krohn or academic counseling with Jeff Etzel, available to any student by request.
Lunchtime tutoring by student request with teachers in actual courses.
Peer tutoring arrangements with an NHS student, which some students prefer over working with a teacher.
Data-driven behavior plan
Check-in, check-out with a trained staff member
Professional counseling delivered by List Psychological (paid through a grant, with parent permission)
Request for 504 plan
Request for IEP screening
Check-in, check-out system with an assigned staff member to help students get organized at the beginning and end of the day.
List Psychological counseling sessions, scheduled and paid by school referral.
Petition for incorrigibility with probate court.
Request for IEP screening.
Request for 504 plan.
Click here for information on our special education inclusion program.
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