GALLERY: Get a sneak peak inside Montgomery ISD's Lake Creek High School

Lake Creek High School will open to Montgomery ISD students on Aug. 21.

Lake Creek High School will open to Montgomery ISD students on Aug. 21.

Lake Creek High School, Montgomery ISD’s second high school, will open for the 2018-19 school year on Tuesday. The new high school, located at 20639 FM 2854 in Montgomery, will help alleviate crowding at Montgomery High School. Montgomery High School has a recommended capacity of 2550, yet it had 2590 students enrolled in the 2017-18 school year.

Lake Creek features six athletic fields—a baseball practice field, a softball practice field, and four joint football and soccer fields—three gymnasiums and a 996-seat auditorium. The 361,528-square-foot high school also features tennis courts.

Lake Creek’s school colors are navy blue and vegas gold, and the mascot is the lion. The $98.28 million high school will open with an enrollment of approximately more than 900 ninth, 10th and 11th graders. Moreover, the school will incorporate 12th graders beginning in the 2019-20 school year.

Here’s a preview of the new high school, as of Friday, Aug. 10. For more information on Lake Creek High School, click here.

By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.



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