Congratulations Mrs. Hackett on your retirement!

For 34 years, Mrs. Hackett has been a cornerstone of Caroline County Public Schools. Her journey began in August 1985 at Ladysmith Elementary (now Lotus Academy) as a special education para. Following a brief hiatus after the birth of her son in November 1988, Mrs. Hackett returned in 1993, initially serving as a reading para […]

Congratulations Mrs. Elam on your retirement!

Dear LCES family and friends,  As we approach the end of the school year, it brings joy and tears as we say farewell to some of our amazing staff here at LCES.  As you know, Mr. Andrew Merritt will be our new LCES Assistant Principal for the 24-25 school year because Mrs. Elam, current Assistant Principal, will be […]

LCES enjoyed our author visit from Ms. Shania Lewis!

We were delighted to host Ms. Shania Lewis, the author of “Dear Little Black Girl,” for an author visit. Ms. Lewis, a former student of LCES and CMS, engaged with students by answering their questions, reading her book via live stream, and concluding with a book signing session. Following the signing, she toured the school […]

Congratulations to our 2023 Teacher of the Year!

Lewis and Clark is pleased to announce the teacher of the year, Maureen Ballard. Ms. Ballard, a residentof Caroline County, has taught for 18 years with 11 of those years being with LCES. Although Ms. Ballardhas taught grades 2 through 5, she is currently a fourth-grade ELA teacher. In addition to her role asfourth-grade teacher, […]