About Our School

At Lakeview, believing that every student's first responsibility is to learn, and understanding that a commitment to continual improvement is imperative, administrators, teachers, students, and parents join hands in striving for educational excellence.

Our Vision

Lakeview Elementary students will be nurtured by a partnership of staff, parents, and community providing a safe caring environment for learning. Students will develop the skills to become independent, contributing citizens pursuing their dreams in a changing world.

Our Mission: LEARN

Learning First
Environmentally Safe
Achieving Students
Responsibility and Respect Reinforced
Nurturing Staff

Our Beliefs

  • A student's first responsibility is to learn. All students can learn.

  • Each student is a valued individual and learns in different ways.

  • Students learn best when they have appropriate opportunities for success and are actively engaged in the learning process.

  • A student's self-esteem is enhanced by developing positive and tolerant relationships among students, staff, and community.

  • A safe, nurturing, physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.

  • The commitment for continuous improvement is imperative. Administrators, teachers, parents, and the community share this responsibility.

  • Challenging expectations increase students' abilities to perform successfully on a variety of assessments.


Lakeview Elementary School
401 Taswell Avenue
Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834

Phone (804) 524-3435
Fax (804) 520-4158


Office Hours: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
8:10 am: Doors Open to Students
8:30 am: Tardy Bell & Announcements
3:00 pm: Dismissal
3:30 pm: School Closes