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School Hours

7:50 am - 3:05 pm
  Recess Lunch
 1st   10:30-11:0011:00-11:30
 2nd 11:00-11:3011:30-12:00
 3rd   11:30-12:0012:00-12:30
 5th 12:30-1:001:00-1:30 


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January 6, 2015                                                                                        

Dear Parents, Families & Friends,

Happy New Year and Welcome Back!

I hope you all had a wonderful winter break and were able to enjoy some family time. 

As we approach the midpoint of the school year I’d like to take this opportunity to highlight how Lakeside is working towards meeting the needs of our learners. Lakeside is a Digital School of Communication.  Our learners are provided with a rigorous instructional program that incorporates digital tools, 21st century soft skills, and PBL (Project Based Learning) where learners have the opportunity to master content in a relevant way.  Please visit our website for more information. 

As you prepare for the second half of the year I want to be sure you are aware of some important events and timelines. *Subject to changes

January 19          Lakeside learners will be off in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

January 22          Our 4th grade program will take place at 6 pm in the gym.

January 23          Report Cards will come home with your child.

January 30          We will celebrate our Citizens of the Month during our spirit rally.

January 31st       The Lakeside Carnival will take place from 3-7pm. 

February 5          It’s hard to believe that this will be the 100th day of school.

February 16        Lakeside learners will be off in observance of President’s Day.

February 19        Spring Pictures

February 26        Our 5th grade program will take place at 6 pm in the gym.

February 27        We will celebrate our Citizens of the Month during our spirit rally.


March 5                OPEN HOUSE at Lakeside from 5-7

March 9 - 13        SPRING BREAK

March 23 - 27     Spring Book Fair

March 30&31      STAAR testing – No visitors on campus please.


April 3                   Weather Day

April 20-22          STAAR testing – No visitors on campus please.

April 24                We will celebrate our Citizens of the Month during our spirit rally.


May 15                  FIELD DAY

May 25                  Lakeside learners will be off in observance of Memorial Day

May 29                  Longhorn Stampede and Fun Run at Lakeside

June 4                   Our last day and our last spirit rally of the year.  Early dismissal will take place at 12:50pm

June 5                   Weather Day


Please remember to check our website for updates, “Like” our PTO on Face Book at Lakeside Elementary PTO, or follow us on Twitter @lakesidecoppell.


Thank you for being a part of our “Positively Awesome” community and for supporting us each day.

Gema Hall


Lakeside Elementary





New Student

To schedule an appointment for enrollment, contact our registrar Barbara Arnt at or
by phone at 214-496-7600 (email is preferred).
Lakeside Elementary has online registration for which you will need a password. After providing the following
information to Ms. Arnt, she will set up your password and will send it to you so that you can complete the
online portion of enrollment before your scheduled appointment.
  1. Student Name
  2. Student Date of Birth
  3. Parent/Guardian Name
  4. Are you the parent or a guardian?
  5. Parent/Guardian email (to be used as a login for the parent portal)
  6. Physical address (No PO Box)
  7. Home phone number
  8. Cell phone number
  9. Primary language spoken in your home
  10. Student Grade
  11. Name of the Last School Student Attended
  12. List any special needs (special education, ESL, etc.)
You will need to bring the following documentation to your scheduled appointment:
  • Proof of residency in Coppell ISD:
a) Signed Settlement Statement (signatures required are the purchaser and the Title agent). A preliminary statement for estimation of closing costs is not acceptable; or
b) Signed Rental/Lease Agreement (signatures must be provided by both parties) showing the occupancy date
  • A current utility bill (containing the resident name and address)
  • Student’s original social security card (if applicable) – Mrs. Arnt will make a copy.
  • Student’s original birth certificate or passport – Mrs. Arnt will make a copy
  • Photo identification of parent/legal guardian (driver’s license/passport)
  • Custody papers:
    • Custodial parent will need to provide a copy of the divorce decree
    • Legal Guardian must provide court documentation or notarized paperwork
  • Immunization records (Texas state law will not allow an out-of-state student to start without this paperwork) - your child’s previous school can provide this information
  • Withdrawal papers if enrolling during the school year
  • Most recent Report Card your child’s previous school can provide this document
The student’s previous school is obligated to provide you with immunization records and the last report card.


Preparing Our Learners For Tomorrow

In today's world it is important that our learners not only be proficient in grade level subject matter, they must also be masterful in 21st century soft skills and technology.


Learners are able to communicate effectively across various platforms and modalities.


Learners are able to work effectively with different groups and for different purposes while demonstrating flexibility to achieve a common goal.

Critical Thinking

Learners are able to solve problems ranging in complexity by using strategies, analysis, and evaluation.


Learners are able to work creatively with others, create using various mediums, and modify or improve upon original ideas. 


For more information about Project Based Learning at Lakeside, please view this video. 

Student Handbook

Click here to learn about our campus with the Student Handbook created by 2013-2014 5th graders.

A Digital Campus

The 21st century focus at Lakeside does not stop at the integration of meaningful soft skills.  Lakeside learners are surrounded by instructional media  that they use to communicate with the world around them, collaborate with peers, create multimedia presentations, and  critically evaluate  information from global sources.  Lakeside learners and educators have access to an ample supply of current technology from a variety of platforms.  Each homeroom has an interactive smart board and available computers for learners to use.  Grade levels have access to netbooks, laptops, two computer labs, Macbooks, iPads, iPods, and participate in virtual learning experiences on a regular basis. Our learners are preparing for the world of tomorrow and mastering the tools of today. 


For more information, click on the items listed above or hover to pause scrolling announcements.

Contact Us

 Main  214.496.7600
 Fax  214.496.7606
 Counselor  214.496.7600
 Library  214.496.7600