Law Academy

Three Law Academy students posing between sessions: "Back in Black--That's Law!"Law students lined up on the wall taking a picture at Constitution Day 2019Law students take a picture with Judge Pariente who visits the Lakes Law courtroom.Two students prepare their documents for the Mock Trial competition.Lawyers and students talk in a circle during the first Lakes Law Social.Law students take a picture with an attorney at Speed Law: Networking is key!Lakes Law--We got this! Two students pose before entering the conference room at the We the People contest.Law students put their L's up at the We the People Competition--Team Lakes!

We the People Contest in Lakeland

Constitution Day at the District

Judge Pariente visits Lakes Law Academy

Mock Trial Competition

Lakes Law Mixer and Social

Speed Law

We the People Contest in Lakeland

L's up at We the People

Law Academy at PBL
In addition to the standard high school core curriculum, the Law Academy provides pathways for careers in law studies, business technology education, and legal assistant technology via partnerships with local colleges. Students are provided with an in-depth understanding of how our legal system, Constitution, and judicial process impact every aspect of our society, and are provided leadership opportunities throughout our community.  Capable students can take Dual Enrollment and earn a legal professional certification.
Students interested in Lakes Law need to have at least a 2.5 Grade Point Average. 
Grade 9--Legal Systems & Concepts (Semester One) & Law Studies (Semester Two)
Grade 10--Comprehensive Law Honors 
Grade 11--Court Procedures (Semester One) & Court Procedures Intern (Semester Two)
Grade 12--Business Law 1 & 2 (Dual Enrollment) OR Legal Aspects of Business
Law Club
Law Honor Society
We the People Team
Youth Court
Mock Trial Team
Moot Court Team