Consolidating 8th grade high school
By expanding enrollment in 2005 to include middle school grades 6-8, Providence created a unique opportunity for single gender education for girls in San Antonio and the name was changed to Providence Catholic School.This educational institution is situated on three acres of historically significant property in the Museum Reach of the San Antonio River.Lakeland School District was formed by consolidating thirteen smaller school districts in 1949.Spirit Lake and Rathdrum High Schools operated until 1962 when the current Lakeland Junior High School building was built to accommodate a ninth through twelfth grade student body of 300 students.Ever since Logan County High School opened in 1982 by consolidating the five existing high schools, the middle schools have fielded teams which not only competed with each other but with other area schools.
The current Lakeland Senior High School facility was first occupied in 1979.
Providence is accredited by the Texas Catholic Conference Education Department and Southern Association for Colleges and Schools.
Keeping true to the core values of excellence, integrity, faith and justice, Providence has graduated more than 6,000 young women–many who live, work and make a difference in the San Antonio community and the world at large. The recipients of the Gold President’s Academic Excellence Award were Stevie Rae Castañeda, Marissa Rae Escamilla, Erica Anne Jarzombek, Ansalma V. The recipients of the Silver President’s Academic Excellence Award were Jocelyn Renee Balderrama, Angel Marie Díaz, Sierra Marie Jaramillo, Racine Lauren Martínez, Allegra Danielle Negrete, Faith Marie Rogers, Maria Lorena Webster.
They will practice and play at LCHS, mostly in the big gym the high school plays in. Coaches have not been hired yet, but they will work closely with their high school programs to build continuity.
The athletes who try out for the district teams but don’t get chosen then can try out for their squads at their own schools.