The View 38002 December 2015/January 2016

**************ECRWSS**** LOCAL POSTAL CUSTOMER PRSRT STD ECRWSS U.S. POSTAGE PAID EDDM RETAIL inform. educate. connect. Arlington & Lakeland’s Community Newspaper theview December 2015—January 2016 STATE CHAMP SMILES Photo courtesy of AHS Members and coaches of the AHS Varsity Dance Team pose for a selfie after winning state championship titles in Hip Hop and Pom. More information on p. 10. Lakeland School System Unveils Middle School Design Construction Planned for Completion for 2018-19 School Year By Terry Louderback Inside this edition... Happenings, p.2 Business News, p. 3 Local Notes, p. 4 School News, starts on p. 6 Image source: Lakeland School System Facebook Page Lakeland residents got a first look at renderings for the new Lakeland Middle School at a public unveiling on December 7 at the Lakeland Board of Education meeting. According to the Lakeland School System, the building will accommodate up to 900 students in grades 5-8 and is currently projected to open in August, 2018. Design work for the building, which will be located on the north side of Highway 70 at the intersection of Old Brownsville and Canada Roads, is being completed by two Lakeland firms: A2H and Renaissance Group. Elvis in Lakeland, p. 5