EAST LAKE HIGH SCHOOL IS PROUD TO BE AN 'A' SCHOOL
US News and World Report ranks East Lake High School Best in Pinellas
"East Lake High was ranked the best high school in Pinellas...." ~Colleen Wright
Please see the full article on the Tampa Bay Times Gradebook.
Blue Crue is the pep club at East Lake High School. The mission of Blue Crue is to support all East Lake athletic programs as an accepting and fun student section. Blue Crue hosts free tailgate parties for students before each varsity home football game. For more information, including how to join, please visit the Blue Crue website
Locks, Lockers & Parking Permits
Students may purchase their V610 Combination Locks and are allowed to keep and use them each year until they graduate. At the end of their senior year, they may take the lock with them as it was purchased. Students must use a V610 lock purchased from our school and they must use the lock only on the locker which they registered with Student Services. Locks from home or from middle school will not be accepted. Also, no sharing of lockers is permitted. If you bring your own lock from a previous school year, it must be registered and approved by student services prior to placing on a locker.
Lock and Parking Permit sales will take place on the following dates in the theatre lobby. Please do not worry if you cannot make it to the school on the days listed below. We have plenty of locks, lockers and parking permits. Locks are $3.00 and Parking permits are $5.00 cash.
July 24, 2017 8:30am-11:00am - 12th Grade only Locks and Parking Permits.
July 25, 2017 8:30am-11:00am - 11th Grade only Locks and Parking Permits.
August 4, 2017 7:30am - 9:30am 10th Grade only Lock Sales
August 4, 2017 10:30am - 1:00pm 9th Grade only (following orientation) Lock Sales
August 7, 2017 8:30am - 11:00am 10th grade only Parking Permits
To purchase a Parking Permit, print out a Parking form which is here. A car registration, license, proof of insurance and the parking form signed by a parent are required in order to purchase a permit. Students must pay in cash only and preferably with correct change. (Please no bills larger than a $20.00).
*"Life is Better at the Lake" wristbands will also be on sale for the low price of $2.00 each.
Special Dates to Remember
August 24, 2017 6 pm Back to School night
Congressman Bilirakis Accepting U.S. Service Academy Nomination Applications
U.S. Representative Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today he is currently accepting applications for nomination to the prestigious U.S. service academies. Each year, Congressman Bilirakis has the opportunity to nominate high school students from Florida’s 12th District to be accepted to the U.S. Military Academy, the Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, or the Merchant Marine Academy.
“Students who have the honor of attending a U.S. service academy will receive a first-rate education, lifelong leadership skills, and the chance to serve our nation,” said Bilirakis. “I encourage all interested students who are willing to work hard and serve their fellow Americans to submit an application through my office.”
The office will be accepting submissions through September 29, 2017, and applicants will be interviewed starting in late October. For more details and to download the application, please visit: https://bilirakis.house.gov/us-service-academy-nominations.
Free testing for all Juniors. Click here
East Lake Literary Magazine
Check out East Lake’s online literary magazine at elhslitblog.wordpress.com
State Math FSA-EOC Information
For information on the Math FSA and EOC click here
Pinellas County School Volunteers
Any Volunteers, or anyone looking to volunteer for Pinellas County Schools needs to go through the Fingerprinting / Background Screening.
Click here for more information
Click here for the procedures form for fingerprinting
Florida Standard Assessment
For information on the Florida Standard Assessment testing click here
PCS Family Engagement Mobile APP
In a continued effort to keep families engaged, the district Office of Strategic Partnerships has developed a Family Engagement Mobile App. The PCS Family Engagament Mobile App will provide parents access to extended classroom opportunities, family engagement tips and opportunities and parent "How To" videos. There will also be information about parent workshop schedules, parent peer support, and information that will support student Learning and School improvemnt. For more information click here
Facebook and Twitter Updates
Now you can find all school updates on East Lake official Facebook and Twitter pages.
East Lake High School Athletics Twitter page: Athletics@EastLakeEagle
Address Verification Pinellas county
Pinellas County Schools is implementing a new address-verification procedure. The process will ensure that all parents receive timely information about important topics, including emergencies, transportation, scheduling and school placements.
The AVID application process has changed. The paper application is no longer accepted. Prospective applicants must complete the district application through www.pcsb.org/AVIDapp. In addition, that site has more information about AVID.