About Lewis Mills High School

LSM is a 9-12 high school serving approximately 800 students from Harwinton and Burlington.  Our LSM Spartan Pride is evidenced by the accomplishments of our staff and students.  We are committed to our core values and beliefs which are embedded in all aspects of our academic and co-curricular offerings.   We hope you enjoy perusing our web site as it is designed to provide you with information pertinent to LSM.
 
LEWIS S. MILLS HIGH SCHOOL
CORE VALUES AND BELIEFS

Lewis S. Mills High School is founded upon the core values and beliefs of academic excellence, personal growth, and an appreciation for cultural diversity.  The faculty, students, and community collaborate in order to cultivate a safe environment that empowers students to realize their full potential as learners and responsible citizens and to experience success beyond high school.
 
LEARNING EXPECTATIONS
Academic Competencies

·        The LSM graduate comprehends written, visual, and auditory text and effectively communicates with clarity in a variety of modes.
·        The LSM graduate effectively employs critical thinking in the problem solving process.
·        The LSM graduate demonstrates ethical and effective use of information, technology, and media.
·        The LSM graduate demonstrates knowledge and skills to assess, improve, and maintain personal wellness.
·        The LSM graduate acquires and applies knowledge to develop multiple perspectives on events and issues.
Civic and Social Competency
·        The LSM graduate values and demonstrates personal responsibility, character, cultural understanding, and ethical behavior.
 
Personal Responsibility In Developing Excellence