Lakeland Highlands Middle School was established in 1975 and is located in Southwest Lakeland just off South Florida Avenue. LHMS operates on a seven period day. In 2012, LHMS became a pre-academy with tracks available in fine arts, aviation, law, medicine, media design, culinary arts, and STEAM. Read more about the PALMS Academy.

Buccaneers Fundraiser

LHMS is participating in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' School Program fundraiser. Help support LHMS by purchasing tickets to Bucs' football games. Students that sell tickets are entered to win prizes from the Buccaneers.

For more information and ordering tickets online visit: http://www.buccaneers.com/schoolprogram/

BYOD : WiFi @ School

BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE (BYOD): Students now have the ability to connect to wifi on campus with personal devices (smart phones, tablets, but NOT laptops). In order to do so, students and parents must print out, fill out, and return the form available HERE.

Once the form is returned, students can access the "PCSB-Guest" wifi on campus using their Student Portal username and password.

FAQ: For frequently asked questions, click here.

Logging on to Wifi:

  1. In your wifi settings, find "PCSB-Guest."
  2. If your username for Student Portal is "amanda7" you will connect to the wifi using "polk-fl\amanda7" followed by your password.
  3. If that does not work, try "amanda7@polk-fl.net" as the username.

Hurricane Season

It's hurricane season again! For information on storms, preparation and school closings, check out the Bay News 9 Hurricane Center.

LHMS Dress Code

See the following attachment for specific information including mandatory shirt colors and more:

2014 - 2015 Dress Code Policy


Are you being bullied?

Bullying or harassing behavior is not tolerated at Lakeland Highlands Middle School. Click here to report bullying and for additional information. Also visit www.stopbullying.com for more information about Cyber Bullying.

PARENTS, please help report bullying! Contact a school administrator, teacher, or school resource officer.

Student News

Google Apps

Click here for permission slip and more information.

The Florida College System

It's never to early to start preparing for college. The Florida College System has great advice for students and parents who are looking into higher education.

Positive Behavior Support

LHMS encourages positive behavior in all aspects of our students lives. Find out more HERE.

Links for Students

Links for Parents

Links for Staff

Testing Links