will celebrate 25 years of educating students Friday (Aug. 31). The school first opened its doors to students Aug. 31, 1987.
The school’s sign will feature a birthday greeting. Two hundred balloons in the school colors of blue and silver will line parent drop-off loops and decorate each classroom door. At 8:15 a.m., music teacher Karen Johns will lead the students and staff in a chorus of “Happy Birthday to You.” At lunch the entire school will enjoy birthday cake.
“Lakeview is a great Sarasota elementary school,” said Principal Joan Bower. “We’re proud that our entire school family is celebrating 25 years of academic excellence…and counting!”
Lakeview Elementary School is located at 7299 Proctor Road in Sarasota.