Lake George Charter School offers a small, safe learning environment with experienced staff.
LGCS may be rural, but we bring learning to life and the world into our classrooms.
Our teachers and staff are always looking for creative ways to teach and energize our students into learning.
Our staff brings years of experience and creative strategies to help each student achieve excellence.
Normal School Hours
Our Vision Statement
At Lake George Charter School, students can experience a secure and supportive educational setting that promotes both conventional and innovative learning approaches. Our institution boasts excellent music, art, and fitness programs, and places great emphasis on encouraging family engagement. Moreover, our school benefits from being situated amidst picturesque lakes, mountains, and forests, which provide a stimulating and enriching backdrop for students' academic journeys.
Our objective is to ensure that each student reaches their maximum potential by:
Achieving academic success
Developing problem-solving, decision-making, and time management skills
Able to assess the quality of their own work
Cultivating self-discipline and a sense of respect towards themselves and others' diversity.
Lions Pride PTO
One of our greatest assets at Lake George Charter School is the involvement of our parents and the local community. Our parent organization is called "Lion's Pride," after our mascot, the Lake George Lion.
Lion’s Pride is a fantastic organization supporting our school through a multitude of fundraising activities. Minutes and other announcements are posted on the bulletin board near the front office. Lion’s Pride members include all parents/guardians of students and the school. Lions Pride Facebook
Why Lake George School?
A secure and protected learning environment for students
An education that prioritizes STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, and math)
Classrooms with limited student numbers to ensure personalized attention
Instructors who are highly qualified and bring a wealth of expertise to the classroom
Regular classes in art, music, physical education, and technology
Learning opportunities that mirror real-world experiences
Delicious homestyle cooking in our cafeteria
A four-day school week from Monday to Thursday
A nature trail and a brand-new playground (established in 2021) for students to explore and enjoy.
Our Student Population
Our school, Lake George Charter School, is situated on Highway 24 in the town of Lake George, Colorado, approximately one hour west of Colorado Springs. We cater to students from Teller and Park Counties.
Lake George Charter School
38874 U.S. Hwy 24
P.O. Box 420
Lake George, CO 80827
Phone (719) 748-3911
Fax (719) 748-8151
For absences, please call the office prior
to 9:00 am to report the reason for your child's absence. If you know of an absence in advance or an extended absence, contact the attendance office with the date(s).
Breakfast begins at 7:30 am
7:55 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Thursday
7:50 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 11:20 am
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Lake George Charter School students take state testing each year. Assessments: State Testing Fact Sheets and FAQs