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SENIOR PARENTS - There is lots of Senior related information in the latest T-HAWK news!! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
A.P. Test Students - Please see the following attachments fro some important information about the upcoming AP Tests. AP TEST DAY REMINDERS & AP TEST SCHEDULE AND LOCATIONS
Testing Schedule for April - As we continue to phase in the Next Generation Assessments for Ohio, we will be testing students during the month of April. Every effort has been made to develop schedules that maximize instructional time while providing a targeted test environment for students to focus on these tests needed for graduation. Please take time to thoroughly review this information and contact us with questions you may have regarding the upcoming tests. End of course assessments will be given in the following courses: Algebra I, Geometry, Biology, American History, American Government, English 9, English 10. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL TESTING SCHEDULE.
BOOSTER BASH 2016 - The Lakota East High School Athletic Boosters are holding their annual Booster Bash fundraising event at Wetherington Country Club on April 30, 2016 from 7:00 - 11:30 pm. The LEHS Athletic Boosters is an organization responsible for raising money which is invested back into the LE Athletic Program by keeping our school equipment and facilities up-to-date. Simply put, 'Keeping the Hawks in the Game.' The Lakota East Athletics Booster Bash includes a silent and live auction, games and prizes, soft drinks, spirits, appetizers, DJ, dancing, friends and fun! Tickets are available for $45.00 and can be purchased online at . Please see the attached flyer for additional information!
Ohio Journalist of the Year and Runner-Up Hail from East....Article
Younger Students Send Notes to Lakota East Prom-Goers - Reminders to be Safe, Be a Good Role Model...Article
FOURTH QUARTER ASSESSMENTS - Fourth Quarter Assessments will be held May 17*, 18, 19. Please see the attached schedule for full details.
*EFC zero period assessment only on May 17. Please note Friday, May 20 will be a quarter assessment make-up day. Only students that have to make-up quarter assessments will report to school on May 20.
SENIOR PARENTS - Order Senior ads in the yearbook here!!! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
SENIORS - Celebrate Your Achievement, Honor Your Graduation with Commencement Portraits, Graduation photography by Lifetouch Special Events
  • Everyone will be photographed
  • Photos will be online at ten days after the ceremony
  • Complimentary proofs mailed to Graduates
  • No obligation to purchase
SENIOR GRADUATE YARD SIGNS - Show everyone how proud you are of your Graduating Senior with a Senior Yard Sign. The sale of these high quality yard signs is sponsored by the Lakota East PTSO. Don't miss out on your chance to honor your senior in this unique way. Please see the attached flyer for additional information.
#EASTSIDEPRIDE - Great Things Going On At East!                       
  • It was a day in the history books for NHS work day in the courtyards.  36 holes were dug for Easts new tree nursery in the middle courtyard, a new raised garden bed was constructed , and several items were planted. 


  • Congratulations to The Science Olympiad Team who recently competed at the State Tournament.  The team finished 24th overall! Six students on 3 teams earned medals for their events.  Jacob Zimmerman and Chris Schorr finished in 6th place for Remote Sensing.  John McAlister and Ally Butterfield finished 3rd in Anatomy and Physiology.  Paige Bentley and Emma Stiefel finished 2nd in Write it, Do it. 
  • Congratulations go out to Lakota East Students that recently took part in HOSA - Future Health Professionals State Championships. Students qualifying to compete at the International Level June 22 - 26 in Nashville, TN include: Hannah Ackerman, Paige Bentley, Talia Brown, Chase Harris, Ali Hausfeld, Maddox Linneman, Sam Panneck and Sophia Seppi! Congratulations also go out to their teachers Nikki Drew and Jim Williams!
HAWK OF THE WEEK - Students at Lakota East High School achieve and accomplish great things every day in a variety of ways.  As an entire staff, we are excited to recognize those students who have shown academic determination and improvement while also modeling superior character and citizenship.  Each week we will be recognizing one student from each grade level who has been nominated by a staff member and selected by the staff Hawk of the Week Committee.
Congratulations to HAWK of the WEEK Students:
  • 9th grade – Elise Davidson nominated for optimism by Mr. Williams
  • 9th grade – Saidou Ly nominated for optimism by Mr. Meyer
  • 10th grade – Alex Meister nominated for caring by Mrs. Landers
  • 10th grade – Taylor Tuazon nominated for responsibility by Mrs. Landers
  • 11th grade – Anika-Marie Waits nominated for citizenship by Mrs. Garner
  • 11th grade – David Faxon nominated for responsibility by Mrs. Curtis
  • 12th grade – Razan Alkenni nominated for caring by Mrs. Wilkerson
  • 12th grade – Aya Samra nominated for caring by Mrs. Wilkerson

The 2016 Prom Weekend was a huge success from start to finish. Students had a terrific time at Prom, dancing the night away and enjoying a great night with friends. Our kids looked great and everyone seemed to have a great evening. A special thank you goes to Sally Barker, Rebecca Platt, Susanne Linder and Dennis Smith who, along with our Prom Committee, organized the event. Special thanks also goes out to the faculty/staff members that helped to chaperone the Prom!

Once again, After-Prom lived up to its billing. Students enjoyed Wild Wild East which included food, a casino, a special performance by a hypnotist and tons of prizes.  A huge thank you goes to the PTSO for sponsoring the event as well as the parents who helped setup, supervise and tear down.  Special thanks to Libby Willms, After Prom Chairperson, for doing a terrific job of making sure we had a fun and safe event for our kids. Thanks again PTSO for a job well done!
New Marketing/Marketing Research Summer Internship - Lakota has partnered with Various Views Research in Blue Ash to offer up to 16 rising juniors and seniors an internship this summer. The 20 hour internship will take place in July and will give students hands-on experience in marketing, digital marketing, research design and more. Student applications are due on May 2. See below for a brochure, a detailed description of the internship experience, as well as the student application.Various Views Research Summer Internship Brochure, Detailed Overview & Student Application
Yearbooks will remain on sale through the end of April - They are $75 you can order at We will not be ordering any extra copies! Please go on line to order your yearbook today. Not sure if you ordered a yearbook? Please email Jennifer Breland at .
Attention Students interested in taking Summer PE, Credit Recovery or Advanced Credit Courses - Registration is now open through April 15th.  Students can register for all classes through their EZpay accounts.  Please visit the Secondary Summer School website for additional information-
Need a place for your Thunderhawk to go after school? Click the link to view information about the EDGE Teen Center...LINK

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Text Message Alerts/Reminders - Through a great program titled Remind, we can provide text message alerts/reminders in a safe, confidential manner. Remind never shows a person's cell number, which means we never see your number and you never see ours. Standard text messaging rates do apply.

How to subscribe:
Send an Individual Text Message for each text message list you’d like to join to: (417) 233-0902

  • Class of 2016 – send message: @lehs2016
  • Class of 2017 – send message: @lehs2017
  • Class of 2018 – send message: @lehs2018
  • Class of 2019 – send message: @lehs2019
Follow instructions you receive via text message to complete your registration and begin receiving text message alerts/reminders

Main Campus - Suzanna Davis, Principal
6840 Lakota Lane | Liberty Township, OH 45044-9578
(513) 755-7211 | Fax: (513) 759-8633 | Attendance: (513) 759-8615

Freshman Campus - Jennifer Ulland, Associate Principal

7630 Bethany Road | Liberty Township, OH 45044-9583
(513) 588-7700 | Fax: (513) 759-2024 | Attendance: (513) 588-7701

Resource Officer/Safe Schools Hotline

Deputy Doug Hale - Main Campus 
(513) 755-5942 or
Mission Statement

We, the staff of Lakota East High School, will work cooperatively with all segments of our community to prepare students to be responsible and accountable citizens within the school, the community, and the world.

In support of this mission, we are committed to:
  • Providing academically challenging programs and activities in which all students can achieve their potential;
  • Providing students an educational foundation that fosters intellectual, academic, and vocational growth;
  • Creating a safe and respectful learning environment in which student diversity is recognized and appreciated;
  • Maintaining responsible communication with parents, students, staff and community; and
  • Being a positive role model for our students.
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