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    Lakota Names New High School Principals
    Lakota Names New High School Principals
    Posted on 7/13/2020
    Lakota Local Schools announced today that it has hired two new principals to lead Lakota’s two high schools this fall - Ben Brown at Lakota West and Yejide Mack at Lakota East.
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    Work Permit Update
    Work Permit Update
    Posted on 7/07/2020
    Effective July 7, 2020, Lakota students in need of signed work permits are asked to visit their respective high schools to complete the paperwork. Previously, the COVID-19 shutdown shifted this process to Lakota's Central Office.
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    2020-2021 School Year Plans Announced
    2020-2021 School Year Plans Announced
    Posted on 6/30/2020
    At the June 29 Lakota Board of Education work session, Superintendent Matthew Miller presented four different plans for the 2020-2021 school year, including a virtual option that will be available to families who do not wish for their children to attend school in person. “We want our students back in school,” said Miller.
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    Lakota Virtual Learning Information Sessions Announced
    Lakota Virtual Learning Information Sessions Announced
    Posted on 6/26/2020
    After surveying Lakota families at the end of the school year, as well as through a community-wide ThoughtExchange, it is evident that some families may be uneasy about sending their children to school in the fall due to concerns about the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). To help meet the needs of families, the district will offer a 100-percent online K-12 education through the Lakota Virtual Learning Option this fall.
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    WE are Prepared: Fall 2020 Update
    WE are Prepared: Fall 2020 Update
    Posted on 6/23/2020
    As Lakota prepares for a potentially different start to the 2020-2021 school year, Superintendent Matthew Miller shared an update with parents and staff on June 23. While we await guidance from Governor DeWine, the Ohio Department of Education, the Ohio Department of Health and the Butler County Health Department, we want to share the principles guiding our plans and other resources to stay informed as the summer continues.
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    ThoughtExchange: Community Shares Input on Responsible Reopening
    ThoughtExchange: Community Shares Input on Responsible Reopening
    Posted on 6/16/2020
    “As we continue to build out options and plans for what school can look like in the fall of 2020, what considerations should we keep in mind?” Lakota Local Schools recently posed this open-ended question to its parents, students, staff and community members to gather input on reopening the district’s 23 buildings for the 2020-21 school year.
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    Guiding Principles for Reopening Lakota School Buildings for 2020-2021 School Year
    Guiding Principles for Reopening Lakota School Buildings for 2020-2021 School Year
    Posted on 6/11/2020
    Even before the past school year ended, Lakota began planning for what the 2020-2021 school year might look like based on COVID-19 considerations. How schools reopen in the fall will depend largely on requirements and guidance from Gov. DeWine, the Ohio Department of Health, the Ohio Department of Education and the Butler County Health Department. Lakota is also using feedback gathered from parents, staff and students, to build out plans for the upcoming school year.
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     District Seeking Input on 2021-2022 Calendar
    District Seeking Input on 2021-2022 Calendar
    Posted on 6/09/2020
    The Lakota District is soliciting community input on the 2021-2022 district calendar. Lakota staff, students, parents and community members are invited to review the current draft before any final recommendation is presented to the school board.
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    NOTICE OF LOGISTICS FOR REGULAR BOARD MEETING OF JUNE 8, 2020
    NOTICE OF LOGISTICS FOR REGULAR BOARD MEETING OF JUNE 8, 2020
    Posted on 6/05/2020
    As we begin our transition to in-person Board of Education meetings again, notice is hereby given that the Lakota Board of Education, Butler County, will meet in person at its normal meeting location, Plains Jr. School, 5500 Princeton Rd, Liberty Township, Ohio on June 8, 2020, with the public continuing to participate virtually. To continue to preserve social-distancing standards to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, we will continue the public the ability to view and participate in the meeting via the live video conferencing.
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