LAKELAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL INC
1111 FOREST PARK STREET, LAKELAND, FL 33803 www.lcsonline.org

Total Revenue
$16,201,821
Total Expenses
$15,776,235
Net Assets
$33,638,666

Organizations Filed Purposes: THE MISSION OF LAKELAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL IS TO EDUCATE STUDENTS IN THE LIGHT OF GOD'S WORD TO EQUIP THEM FOR A LIFETIME OF LEARNING, LEADERSHIP, SERVICE AND WORSHIP.

TO PROVIDE INDEPENDENT DAY SCHOOL EDUCATION FOR GRADES K4-12.

LAKELAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL IS ONE OF THE NATION'S PREMIER PRIVATE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS. THE INSTITUTION WAS FOUNDED IN 1954 AND HAS OVER 1,100 STUDENTS, MAKING IT ONE OF THE OLDEST AND LARGEST NON-PUBLIC K4-12TH GRADE SCHOOLS IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA. HALLMARKS OF LCS INCLUDE CHALLENGING ACADEMICS, CHAMPIONSHIP ATHLETICS, AND AWARD-WINNING FINE ARTS. THE SCHOOL'S PRIMARY DISTINCTIVE, THOUGH, IS THE BIBLICAL WORLDVIEW THAT PERMEATES EVERY FACET OF SCHOOL LIFE. LCS IS NON-DENOMINATIONAL, AND SCHOOL FAMILIES REPRESENT MORE THAN 160 LOCAL CHURCHES. CONTINUED ON SCHEDULE OLCS IS GOVERNED BY A 12-MEMBER BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND IS ACCREDITED BY THE ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS INTERNATIONAL (ACSI), THE SOUTHERN ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS (SACS), THE FLORIDA COUNCIL OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS (FCIS), AND THE FLORIDA KINDERGARTEN COUNCIL (FKC). ALL FACULTY MEMBERS MAINTAIN PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION IN THEIR FIELDS. THE STUDENT-TO-FACULTY RATIO IS 12:1. 46% OF THE FACULTY HOLD MASTER'S DEGREES AND 38% HAVE TAUGHT AT LCS FOR 10 YEARS OR MORE. THE TEST SCORES OF LCS STUDENTS CONSISTENTLY EXCEED LOCAL, STATE, AND NATIONAL AVERAGES. LCS OFFERS 36 ADVANCED PLACEMENT AND HONORS COURSES AND 97% OF ITS GRADUATES PURSUE COLLEGETHE SCHOOL PROVIDES 43 ATHLETIC TEAMS, IN 14 SPORTS, FOR GRADES SIX THROUGH TWELVE. LCS HAS WON 23 STATE TITLES AND HAS CAPTURED 26 RUNNER-UP AWARDS. 67% OF SECONDARY STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS.THE OUTSTANDING FINE ARTS PROGRAM ENCOMPASSES NEARLY 500 STUDENTS. THE SCHOOL PRODUCES A MAJOR MUSICAL EACH YEAR, INCLUDING STUDENTS FROM ACROSS GRADE LEVELS. LCS ALSO PROVIDES PRIVATE PIANO LESSONS FOR MORE THAN 200 STUDENTS. THE BAND AND CHOIR PROGRAMS CONSISTENTLY GARNER STATEWIDE HONORS.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Dr Michael SlighHEADMASTER40$186,419
Stephen WilsonDIRECTOR OF ADVANCEM40$103,758
Mr Matt GreenCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER40$97,520
Mr Dan DelangeDIRECTOR1$0
Mr Bill MutzDIRECTOR1$0
Mr Jim WilbanksDIRECTOR1$0
Mr David MillerDIRECTOR1$0
Dr John O TuckerDIRECTOR1$0
Dr Steve SlighDIRECTOR1$0
Mr Dan GreenDIRECTOR1$0
Mrs Kristen BolterDIRECTOR1$0
Mrs Payton AlbrittonDIRECTOR1$0
Mrs Beth PattesonSECRETARY1$0
Mr Cory PetcoffVICE - CHAIRMAN1$0
Mr Kevin KnowltonCHAIRMAN1$0

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