Recognized as a two-time Washington State School of Distinction and recipient of the 2012 Washington Achievement Award.
Our mission is to instill academic excellence within our students, empowering them to become life-long learners.
Outstanding Principal and Counselor!!! Mr. Fourre, Lackamas Principal, was recognized as being a distinguished elementary school principal and awarded the "15-16 Principal of the Year for ESD 113". Mrs. Gubser, Lackamas Counselor, was selected as the "13-14 Elementary School Counselor of the Year" for the State of Washington.
Lackamas has Watch D.O.G.S.
(Dads of Great Students)
An innovative program focusing on safety in schools by using the positive influence of fathers and father figures for a two-fold purpose:
1: To provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important.
2: To provide an extra set of eyes and ears to enhance school security and reduce bullying.
Fathers, step-fathers, grandfathers, uncles are asked to spend at least one day at Lackamas: monitoring school property, working in small groups, using flashcards, helping with homework, refereeing games, listening ears, or whatever else needs to be done to plant seeds of success in the lives of students.
Kindness Certified School
participated in The Great Kindness Challenge and is now officially
designated as a Kindness Certified School. We are thrilled to report
that 2,193,284 students in 4,142 schools in 45 countries participated in
the 2015 Great Kindness Challenge. We are part of a global kindness
movement!!! In 2016 and 2017 Lackamas again participated in The Great Kindness
Challenge with over 5 million students who inspired over 250 million
acts of kindness!!!