The teachers at Lakewood care very much for their students and providing an environment with choice. Classroom activities are differentiated and strong citizenship is highly emphasized. AIG students are challenged in Independent Study and in Advanced Math courses. Lakewood also has a variety or extracurricular activites, namely, Odyssey of the Mind, STEM cybermissions, Art Club, service learning, and Critical Thinking where students discuss what makes a strong argument. There is something for everyone at Lakewood and a highly invested staff.