LAKELAND HIGHLANDS MIDDLE SCHOOL

Go back
740 LAKE MIRIAM DR
LAKELAND, FL 33813
Visit this school's website
Phone: 863-648-3500
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 6
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • District: Polk County Public Schools
  • Students/Teacher: 16:1
  • Students/Grade: 433.3
  • Number Students: 1300
  • Number Teachers: 85
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5195
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 250
  • Principal: Ms Donna Drisdom
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (18 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (9 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 2
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-04-21
    "Teachers falling asleep in their classrooms and the kids locked outside because they can't get into the classrooms. For years I atteded gatherings listening to the inhibriated teaching staff talk about what was really going on in this school. It was not good to say the least. To listen to the staffs characterazation of the students and other staffmembers was disturbing. I had a School District psychologist tell me she would never send her children there. The current principal is a bright note."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-06-16
    "I was a past student at this school. Lakeland Highlands was the worst school that I ever attended. The students that attended this school when I was in the 8th grade here were so horrible that I only went to this school one year and never returned. I was tormented, harrassed, and assaulted by the horrid students that went to this school back then in the 8th grade. It seems from a few of these posts that it hasn't gotten any better. Nothing has changed. The students are still terrible. I would never recommend this school to any child or parent nor would I send my own kids there."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-05-15
    "My son attends this school and is finishing 8th grade. He has been diagnosed with aspergers which makes it hard for him to fit in socially. Anyway because he said something he shouldn't have - told a boy he would hurt him if he didn't stay away from a girl he liked - he was suspended for 3 days, could not participate in the talent show, could not go to Bush Gardens with the rest of the 8th grade and we are waiting for a decision on whether he can go to Disney World at the end of the month. Yes what he did was wrong but I certainly do not feel the punipunishment fits the crime"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-02-03
    "I really don't understand how this school can get an A rating. My daughter is in 6th grade there and she is constantly complaining about the disruptive students. One of her classes has had 3 different teachers and none of them able to control the classroom. She said one of her teachers was in tears the other day due to the students and the music teacher is always yelling because no one can hear him. My daughter does seem to be learning although I'm not sure how. The teachers seem to care and try hard but there are just too many problem students."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-03-01
    "I love my schooland i think that it si an amazing school"
    Page 1 of 2
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Michael Dawson SR
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­341.2042
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Jennifer Nguyen
    CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises
    813.­658.1435
    6542 U.S. Hwy. 41 North
    Suite 101
    Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    David Thomas
    CENTURY 21 Shaw Realty Group
    813.­643.0054
    1725 Highway 60 East
    Valrico, FL 33594
    LINDA WALLINGFORD
    CENTURY 21 Real Estate Champions
    727.­398.2774
    4350 Duhme Road
    Madeira Beach, FL 33708
    Marissa Weast of Steve Koffman & Associates
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    Scott Bellefleur
    CENTURY 21 Real Estate Champions
    727.­398.2774
    4350 Duhme Road
    Madeira Beach, FL 33708
    Sharon Summerall
    CENTURY 21 Shaw Realty Group
    813.­643.0054
    1725 Highway 60 East
    Valrico, FL 33594
    Ericka Erdmann
    CENTURY 21 LIST with BEGGINS
    813.­658.3858
    1501 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite A1
    Tampa, FL 33629
    Virginia Wyman
    CENTURY 21 Real Estate Champions
    813.­610.0074
    4350 Duhme Road
    Madeira Beach, FL 33708
    David Headd
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    Chris Reade of Team Reade
    CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises
    813.­305.3844
    6542 U.S. Hwy. 41 North
    Suite 101
    Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    Greg Seale
    CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises
    813.­658.1393
    6542 U.S. Hwy. 41 North
    Suite 101
    Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    Monica Roehrig
    CENTURY 21 Bill Nye Realty, Inc.
    813.­833.7824
    34619 State Road 54
    Zephyrhills, FL 33541
    William Leith
    CENTURY 21 Shaw Realty Group
    813.­643.0054
    1725 Highway 60 East
    Valrico, FL 33594
    Bob Sanders
    CENTURY 21 Beggins Enterprises
    813.­305.3816
    6542 U.S. Hwy. 41 North
    Suite 101
    Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    Adolfo - AD Diaz
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    David Reffert of Steve Koffman & Associates
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    David Lent
    CENTURY 21 Bill Nye Realty, Inc.
    813.­469.5008
    34619 State Road 54
    Zephyrhills, FL 33541
    Michael Schneider-Christians of Steve Koffman & Associates
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    Patricia Hawk
    CENTURY 21 Real Estate Champions
    727.­398.2774
    4350 Duhme Road
    Madeira Beach, FL 33708
    Roshunda Harris
    CENTURY 21 Acclaim Realty Co.
    813.­684.5982
    713 W Lumsden Rd
    Brandon, FL 33511
    Barbara Watt
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    Monika Wilson
    CENTURY 21 Sunbelt Realty
    239.­542.8611
    725 Cape Coral Parkway West
    Cape Coral, FL 33914
    Perry Rouhani
    CENTURY 21 Real Estate Champions
    727.­517.2148
    4350 Duhme Road
    Madeira Beach, FL 33708