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About This School

Lakeside Middle School is a public middle school in Perris. The principal of Lakeside Middle School is Dan Flower, whose e-mail is 1,493 students attend Lakeside Middle School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Unspecified. 15% of the Lakeside Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 79% of the 1,493 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lakeside Middle School is 22:1. Mountain Shadows Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
    • Photography
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Italian
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Track
    • Ultimate Frisbee
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 77% 69%
White, non-Hispanic 5% 7%
Unspecified 3% 3%
Asian 3% 2%
Filipino 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 16%
Multiracial 0.9% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 19588%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 67%
Limited English proficiency 15% 25%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    Lakeside Middle School has an office staff that never wants to answer the phone. There are times that the front office clerk goes to the back and keeps the front door locked. It is very difficult to communicate with the school. For working parents it is difficult to get answers. When rush over there to get there before 3 30 the front office clerk annnounces she's worked all day and is leaving for the day. That is after she never picked up the phone. Also the school does a poor job of updating their websites. Most of the links on the website are under construction for the past three years. Thus it leaves a caring parent unable to access information.

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is the worst school when it comes to sports for kids. There is no after school sports activity programs for kids. And as for there indoor state of the art basketball court. It'is never used for the kids in any way for sports. Only used for meeting gatherings. Talk about a waste of money!!! This school is more for the Teachers then the Students activites.

  • (3 years ago)

    This school is the wrost in perris It does not have any type of afterschool toturing.

  • (3 years ago)

    I loved Lakeside Middle School!! I went there for all three years and I loved it! The teachers are so caring and they actually care about the students. The campus was always clean and beautiful. I really recommend this school. It has outstanding programs like G.A.T.E and AVID both of which prepare your for high school and college. Lakeside Middle School is truly a great school! )

  • (4 years ago)

    I've been going to Lakeide middle school for grades 6-7 and the teachers are fantastic! the new principal Mr. Flower is great.(including other staff membrs)

  • (4 years ago)

    This is my son's second year at Lakeside and he is very happy to be attending school there. He did excellent last year hopefully his new teachers will keep him just as focused. The school grounds are very clean and so are the class rooms. The only thing I could complain about is the traffic but thats it. They finally have the fights under control.

  • (5 years ago)

    i love lakeside its always clean the teachers there rock like my P.E. teacher mrs.foster she always knows how to make us laugh and my other two teachers mrs.mejia and mrs.seager they teach so great i also met other good people all my friends and i always feel safe i woul recomend this school for everyone from Estefania

  • (5 years ago)

    I went to this school for 3 awesome years. I am rally happy to have had that experience. I was in the AVID program and it made middle school just really good for me. Mrs. Lewis and Mrs. Cervantez really taught me alot about college and it made want to go even more. Also Mr. Tesheldar was the cooles t Pre-Alegebra/Alegebra teacher I ever had! He is a fun teacher and if you alwys behave and try your best you will agree too.

  • (6 years ago)

    i went to this school for 5 months it was the worst middle school i ve ever been to. theres alot of lack of communication and the teachers and the princpals are not good

  • (6 years ago)

    I really like this school because io think that I succeed more because of the support that all the teachers give us.I like there standards and thank to there standards I have gotten a 4.0 three times in a row . I also like that it is offering me the opportunity to take geometry in the 8th grade. they will definatly make me succeed in like.they have there campus all clean so that really helps the learning environment . the also have really nice staff they are friendly and like to make us succeed later on in life Lakeside is amazing.

  • (6 years ago)

    My dauther has a 4.0 average for 2 cosective years I will not trade this school for anyone else.The teacher are fresh and want to teach my child to succed in life.

  • (6 years ago)

    I think this school is great. The teachers are very kind. My child says this is the best school in the district. It is an amazing school. I am glad my child goes there. She has gotten a lot better in school and isn't as much of a problem child as she was. We both love this school. She has great friends and a bright future thanks to that school.

  • (7 years ago)

    I dont believe this school is very good [for] me. I used to go to vista verde middle school where I recieved better treatment.

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