Camp Fearless…

Camp Fearless is a free 4-day bereavement camp for children ages 6-16 and is open to any child that has experienced the death of a loved one. The camp is led by social workers and trained volunteers and offers therapeutic activities, arts and crafts, team building exercises and fun. Children explore issues related to the impact that loss can have on their lives in a safe and supportive environment.

Click on the links provided for more information.

Camp Fearless video

Camp Fearless article

Camp Fearless application

School Supply Lists and Information for 2018-2019 School Year…

Information for the 2018-2019 School Year…  (Please see attachments below.)

Supply Lists:

Mark your calendar… 

  • The Open House will be held on August 16, 2018.  More details will be coming. 
  • The first day of school is August 28th.

2018-2019 School Calendar 



Elementary Summer Reading Club…

Who: Students finishing Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade
When: June 4th through July 31st (with an ice cream sundae celebration following on August 6th)
What: The purpose of our club is for your child to continue using the reading skills they have learned during the school year. As your child keeps reading over the summer months, they will gain confidence in their ability, as well as have the chance to enjoy many different types of stories.

Below is a document containing information about the two choices students have for the Raider Reading Club.  The information will also come home with students in these grade levels.  

Summer Reading 2018

If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Ridgely.  (

Pay For It Changing to PaySchools…

Our online lunch program, PayForIt will be changing to PaySchools Central on April 3rd.  The transition should be secure and seamless.

When you log in to PayforIt, you will be directed to the PaySchools Central login.  You will login with the same username and password that you used on the old site.  The payment information should migrate to the new site.  For the full set of instructions, see the document below.  

PayForIt to PaySchools Transition Instructions

Kindergarten for 2018-2019 (Forms and Registration Information)

If you have a child who will be 5 years of age before August 1st of this year, he/she is eligible to attend Kindergarten.

Kindergarten registration was held on Thursday, April 19, 2018 and Friday, April 20, 2018. If you missed this and still need to register your child, please contact the board office at 419-986-6650.

2018-2019 Kindergarten Pre-Registration Form

2018-2019 Kindergarten Registration Packet 

2018-2019 Open Enrollment Application (for non-Lakota residents)


Community Weight Room…

The weight room will be open on Mondays and Thursdays from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. The Community Weight Room is open to the public for adults living in the district. Treadmills, elliptical machines and bikes are available to use. The weight room is located to the east of the main gym. Follow the hallway back past the locker rooms to the corner of the building.

School Messenger for Alerts…


Dear Parents/Guardians of Lakota Local Schools,

We believe it is important to communicate with our families.  One way we do that is with our instant message system.We are using a company called School Messenger

The phone numbers and emails that will be used initially are the contacts listed in our student information system. If you would like to be able to change how you are contacted we will need a current email address in our system. Please send your current email address using the link provided and we will enter that into our student information system. Once your address is in you will be able to go to and create an account that will allow you to add numbers and addresses to your profile. If you have any questions please contact your child’s school office.

Click the following link to add or change your current email address:

Information Sheet:  Infocenter Introduction