Welcome to Lewis Central Community Schools

Our mission, as a partner with home and community, is to empower all learners to excel in a rapidly changing world by offering stimulating and diverse learning experiences which result in changed lives and a commitment to help others.

We are “Committed to Excellence”, and will work hard to make this site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.


What's Happening

Topics for March 2015 Superintendent Message
March 2015 Superintendent Message
Posted on 02/27/2015
Watch the March message from Dr. Schweer.  READ MORE...
LCHS at BPA competition
BPA Students Attend State Competition
Posted on 02/26/2015
On February 22 -24, twelve LCHS Business Professionals of America (BPA) students attended the BPA State Competition in Des Moines, Iowa. The LC team placed in 21 events overall with five students qualifying for the national competition. Harley Waldstein took first place in five events.  READ MORE...
DE Accreditation Site Visit Highlights Public Presentation
Posted on 02/26/2015
There will be a public meeting today where the Department of Education Lead Consultant for our site visit will give an overview of the highlights of the findings. The meeting will be held at 4:15pm at the ERC. Everyone is welcome!  READ MORE...
Chris Thomas, left, sits with social studies teacher John Drake in Drake’s classroom at Lewis Central High School. Thomas, a senior, was a football standout who struggled to keep his grades up until interventions by Drake, his football coach and his TeamMates mentor.
Student Finds Hope Through Teacher, Mentor, Coach
Posted on 02/25/2015
Chris Thomas learned an important lesson after his sophomore year on Lewis Central High School’s football team: grades matter. Going into the summer, he failed two classes in one trimester, which put his eligibility for the fall into jeopardy. He had to act, or he wouldn’t be allowed to play football anymore.  READ MORE...
2015-2016 School Year Calendar
Posted on 02/20/2015
The Board of Education has approved the school calendar for next year.  READ MORE...
calendar changes
Snow Days Push the End of Trimester 2 and the End of the Year...
Posted on 02/16/2015
Because school cancellations for inclement weather have caused an imbalance in the number of instructional days between terms at the high school, the district has decided to use the snow day on March 9 as a regular school day and move the end of trimester 2 to March 10.   READ MORE...
NAEP pilot
LC Seniors Help NAEP Pilot Tablets
Posted on 02/02/2015
Lewis Central High School seniors took an extra national standardized test this year. Forty-six seniors took the National Assessment of Educational Progress on Thursday, according to counselor Jackie Bode-Steinke. The NAEP provides the data behind the Nation’s Report Card for the U.S. Department of Education.  READ MORE...
Dr. Schweer, Feb 2015
February 2015 Superintendent's Message
Posted on 01/30/2015
View the latest Superintendent Message  READ MORE...
lunch with their buddies
Five Star Students Have "Titan Hill Buddies"
Posted on 01/22/2015
A group of high School Five-Star students have started a program called "Titan Hill Buddies". The purpose of this program is to be a mentor to a Titan Hill student to help them be successful at school.  READ MORE...
Hannah
Hannah Smith Wins National Technology Award
Posted on 01/22/2015
Hannah Smith wins the national award from National Center for Women and Technology (NCWIT). The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests.  READ MORE...
Superintendent's January 2015 Update
Posted on 01/09/2015
Dr. Schweer's monthly message, now in video form!  READ MORE...
Iowa Department of Education
Focusing on Early Literacy in Iowa
Posted on 12/12/2014
This letter explains why we are focusing on early literacy in Iowa, how the early warning system for literacy is helping students improve their reading skills as directed by a 2012 state law, and where families can find reading resources to help at home. The letter also brings attention to the parental notification component of the 2012 law  READ MORE...
all state qualifiers
LCHS Band Program Breaks Record!
Posted on 11/21/2014
This year, the LCHS Bands broke a school record for the number of students who qualified for the Iowa All State Band and Orchestra. The record of five students, held since 1991, was surpassed by the following six students; Hayley Dunlop, Delayne Andrews, Katie Moore, Zach Schaben, Tanner Hawkinson and William White. Hayley, Delayne are 2nd-year All State participants, William is a 3rd-year All Stater, and Zach, Tanner and Katie have qualified for the first time.  READ MORE...
Lewis Central Joins Social Media
Posted on 10/24/2014
Lewis Central launches Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts.  READ MORE...
2014-2015 Bus Route Information
Posted on 08/29/2014
Bus routes for 2014-2015 have been completely revamped and are now available. (Revised on 08-29-2014)  READ MORE...
2014-2015 Calendar
Posted on 07/24/2014