Important News

West Lake is hiring Teachers, Speech Language Pathologists and Paraprofessionals for the 2015/2016 school year.  Please click here for the link to the Lake Central School Corp page to complete the online application.  Scroll down the page to find the West Lake postings.

Our West Lake Spring Newsletter is ready! See what our students have been upto lately. Click here to view.

IN*SOURCE questionnaire - please click here for information on this questionnaire designed to assist IN*SOURCE in their project endeavors.

West Lake is looking for Substitute Paraprofessionals!  If interested, please click on the following link to apply. Scroll down the page to see all West Lake job postings.  All applications are done online.  http://lcsc.us/page.php?id=256  

West Lake Managing Board meetings are listed on our West Lake Events page. Managing Board members are Howard Marshall for Lake Central and Melissa Higgason for Munster.

Munster Challenger Baseball - Click here for the registration form and more information.  First practice is Thurs, May 7th!

Summer Camp "Wanna Play" by Innovations in Learning - July 6th-24th - Registration is due by May 31st - Please click here for information on the camp for 6-10 yr olds and click here for information on the camp for 11-14 yr olds

Summer Camp Fuel in Fort Wayne - This camp, with 2 sessions, is for adolescents with disabilities ages 11-17 - For more information and to register, visit http://www.eastersealscrossroads.org/camp-fuel

Summer Camp "Ready Set Goals" - Located at Crossroads, 1538 Janice Dr, Schererville, the class sizes are limited so register early - Click here for more information

CSRI 2015 events - Click here for their 2015 calendar

Coping with Crisis - Helping Children with Special Needs - click on this link for valuable information on helping your child cope with crisis - www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/specpop_general.aspx

The Dept of Ed document explaining aspects of autism including behaviors that students with autism may exhibit.  Click here to view.

Visit our West Lake Events and Community Events pages for the most current events and Links page for helpful resources.

*Please note that not all information posted on our website is meant as an endorsement by West Lake Special Education Cooperative but merely as information that may be interesting to our families and visitors.

For Parents

Referral for Special Education Services: Any individual (ie: parent, teacher, principal) suspecting that a child is having difficulty in the regular classroom and could possibly benefit from special education, should initiate a referral for possible testing by contacting the building principal.  Every effort will be made to assist the child at the building level.  If strategies fail, permission for testing will be sought.  Any questions in this regard, please contact the Director at 219-865-1171

West Lake Parent Network LISTSERV(R) - Interested in joining our latest communication system for sharing information?  Click here for more information and on how to become a subscriber.  Already a subscriber, click here to login.

2015-2016 Lake Central School Corp Calendar - click here

2015-2016 School Town of Munster Calendar - click here

West Lake Early Childhood information:
     Click here for our brochure
     Click here for our screening dates
     Click here for our supply list
             (updated list coming soon)

Transition Planning Handbook - The attached pdf is a handbook supplied by Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services to help with planning for services at the completion of educational services.  Click here for the pdf.

Parents and Students: Our Lake Central Community Activities page on the Corporation website contains links that will connect you to many of the organizations that are involved within the community. Check out the wide variety of opportunities available for our students.  Click here to visit the LCSC Community Activities page.  Most of the activities will be different than what is listed on our West Lake Community Events page.

 

 

 

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