Mission Statement

The mission of Lake County Schools is to provide every student with individual opportunities to excel.


Vision Statement

A dynamic, progressive, and collaborative learning community embracing change and diversity where every student will graduate with the skills needed to succeed in post-secondary education and the work place.

*If you would like to learn more about our district click on  District Summary

 About our District 

938 square miles*

325,875 residents*

71.6% white, 10.8% black, 3.2% Asian and other minority*

Ethnicity – 14.4% Hispanic or Latino*



 Financial Facts 
$554 Million Budget
If you would like to learn more click on   Finance Plan

 About our Employees 
The school district is the largest employer in the county with 5,500+ full-time and part-time employees (As of February 2016).


Educational Foundation of Lake County operates for the benefit of students and teachers in Lake County Public Schools (LCS). The foundation  programs include: Grants for Great Ideas, Back to School Backpack Fairs, Take Stock In Children, Teacher of the Year, Rookie Teacher of the Year, Employee and Volunteer of the Year, New Beginnings, and the LCS Science Fair. The foundation holds fundraisers that include: Renaissance Faire, Annual Golf Tournament, Ladies Fore Education, and Duck Race. We are the recipient of the State of Florida License Tags Revenue Program and the School District Education Foundation Matching Grant Program. 

Susan Moxley, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools
Laurie Marshall, Chief of Staff
Marilyn Doyle, Ed.D., Chief of Administration
Carol MacLeod, Chief Financial Officer 
Bill Miller, Chief Academic Officer
John Carr, Chief of Operations
Creed Wheeler, Ph.D., Exec. Director of Information and Instructional Technology 

District 1 – Bill Mathias, Chair

District 2 – Rosanne Brandeburg

District 3 – Marc Dodd

District 4 – Debbie Stivender

District 5 – Stephanie Luke, Vice Chair

School Board meetings are held on the second and fourth Monday each month at 6pm. at the Commission Chambers of the Lake County Administration Building, 315 W. Main St., Tavares.

Workshops are held in the Board Room of the Lake County School District, 201 W. Burleigh Blvd., Tavares, FL.

 School Calendar
View our calendar for the 2016-2017 school year 

 Contact Us

For additional information contact:

Ray & Associates, Inc.

4403 First Avenue SE, Suite 407
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: 319-393-3115 Fax: 319-393-4931
Please do not contact the School District directly.