Lanier High School

Engage... Educate... Inspire


  • Principal Tucker


    Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians,

    Greetings to all the members of our esteemed Sidney Lanier family!

    I am honored and delighted to extend a warm welcome to each one of you as we embark on a new academic year. At Sidney Lanier, we firmly believe that every day is a GREAT day filled with opportunities for growth, discovery, and success. Our school theme, "At Sidney Lanier, where everyday is a GREAT day," embodies the core values we hold dear: Grit, Respect, Empathy, Adventure, and Teamwork.

    Grit: We instill in our students the importance of perseverance and resilience. The journey of learning may present challenges, but with determination and grit, we believe that every student can overcome obstacles and reach new heights of achievement.

    Respect: At Sidney Lanier, we foster a culture of respect, where each individual is valued for their unique qualities and contributions. We celebrate diversity and encourage students to embrace differences with an open heart and mind.

    Empathy: Empathy lies at the heart of a compassionate community. Our students are encouraged to understand and empathize with the experiences and feelings of others, nurturing a sense of kindness and support for their fellow peers and the wider community.

    Adventure: Learning is an exciting adventure at Sidney Lanier! We encourage students to embrace curiosity and exploration, allowing them to discover new interests and passions. Our classrooms and school grounds are spaces where creativity and enthusiasm are free to flourish.

    Teamwork: Teamwork is the foundation of success. Together, as a united school community, we strive to achieve greatness. Collaboration and cooperation empower our students to pool their strengths, supporting one another to accomplish common goals.

    As the Principal of Sidney Lanier, I assure you that our dedicated team of teachers and staff is committed to providing a safe, nurturing, and inspiring environment for every student. Our goal is to nurture well-rounded individuals who excel academically, socially, and emotionally.

    Throughout the academic year, we have planned an array of engaging and enriching activities, events, and programs that will allow our students to showcase their talents and develop essential life skills. Parents and guardians, we invite you to actively participate in our school community, as your support and involvement are invaluable to your child's success.

    Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions, suggestions, or concerns. We value open communication and look forward to collaborating with you to create a memorable and fruitful academic journey for your child.

    Thank you for entrusting us with the education and growth of your children. Together, we will make this year at Sidney Lanier a truly GREAT one!

    Here's to an inspiring and successful academic year ahead!


    Cynthia Tucker, Principal

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