Welcome

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.


LHMS Dress Code

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

2014 - 2015 Dress Code Policy



Picture Day Sept. 5


2014  School Supplies

- Notebook paper (wide rule)
- Spiral notebook
- Pencils
- Pens (black, blue, & red)
- Highlighter
- 8 Pocket folders (with brads)
- Three-ring binder
- Page dividers (for binder)
- Calculator (basic functions)


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.

Logging on: In your wifi settings, find "PCSB-Guest." If your username for Student Portal is "amanda7" you will connect to the wifi using "amanda7@polk-fl.net" followed by your password.



InSync - New Resource

Polk County Public Schools is excited to offer InSync Education, a one-of-a kind, online, academic resource to all students, families and teachers!  InSync Education is available online at any time.  Log-in from any computer or mobile device. We invite your entire family to access this new program! Click HERE to see how to get started today!


Hurricane Season

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


Bullying

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.


Parent News

Attendance Reminders

PARENTS: please be advised of the following: Attendance is MANDATORY. Click here for more information.

Visit our Parent Information page for much more!

Asbestos Inspection

Letter with EPA information.


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/Parents

Links for Staff