Points of pride


Our mission at Center Cass School District 66 is to challenge, inspire, and empower each learner to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally - today, tomorrow, and always.

School Report Card

In 2020 and 2019, Lakeview Junior High received a commendable designation on its School Report Card. This is attributed to the dedication to growing our students academically, socially, and emotionally. These designations are based on assessment, attendance, course and grade data, climate survey participation, and graduation data from 2019 and 2018.

State History Fair Qualifiers

Nine "Spartan Historians" advanced to the State History Fair! This year's theme was "Communication in History". Seventh grade student projects were turned into a "Virtual" History Fair for 2021.

National History Day Awards

Lakeview Jr. High was named National History Day Illinois School of the Year for 2017. Seventh grade social studies teacher, Jake Little, was named 2018 James F. Harris History Teacher of the Year.

Staff Spotlight

Magen Newman

2023 Those Who Excel Building Award Winner - Outstanding Early Career Educator

- Magen Newman (Art Teacher)

Jennifer Banas

2023 Those Who Excel Building Award Winner - Outstanding Student Support Personnel

- Jennifer Banas (Speech Pathologist)

Ed Ruby

2023 Those Who Excel Building Award Winner - Outstanding Support Service Staff

- Ed Ruby (Custodian)

special education team

2023 Those Who Excel Building Award Winners - Outstanding Team; Amy Mesker, Teagan Halik, Lisa Schuyler, Julie Krasnodebski, Amy Simonetti, Kellie Kerfin, Joyce Wilson

- Lakeview Special Education Team