Schools and Youth Programs

Community Schools

Lake Placid Central School District, Public School
50 Cummings Rd, Lake Placid - (518) 523-2475
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Lake Placid Elementary School
318 Old Military Road, Lake Placid, NY 12946 (518) 523-3640

Lake Placid Middle/High School
34 School Street Lake Placid, NY 12946 (518) 523-2474

St. Agnes School, Parochial Day Elementary
2322 Saranac Ave Lake Placid, NY 12946 (518) 523-3771
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North Country School, Private Elementary
4382 Cascade Rd Lake Placid, NY 12946  (518) 523-9329
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Youth System

Shipman Youth Center of Lake Placid


To provide a safe place for young people to mature in a stable environment while providing both direct and indirect guidance for youthful activities.

Lake Placid Youth Athletic Association, Inc.

Mission Statement:

The Lake Placid Youth Athletic Association exists to introduce, instruct and promote sustained participation in sports to the youth in Lake Placid and surrounding communities. They include (to date) soccer, hockey, basketball, volleyball, baseball & softball.

Lake Placid Ski Club

The Lake Placid Ski Club is a not-for-profit organization which provides programs that teach children how to ski. These programs take in the beginners through the Olympic skiers. The Club has programs in Alpine Racing, Alpine Recreational Skiing & Snowboarding, Biathlon, Cross Country Racing, Cross Country Recreational, Freestyle, Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping.



Lake Placid Area Youth Program


The Lake Placid Summer Recreation Program is sponsored by the Town of North Elba. This program is open to all youths who reside in the Town of North Elba or the Lake Placid Central School District. It is considered a day camp for youths ages 5 through 14.

The 2016 Program will be run at the Lake Placid Middle/Highschool.  Starting date is June 27, 2016 and Ending August 12th. Time is 10:00am - 3:00pm Monday through Friday. We will be closed Monday July 4th and Friday July 23rd.  Applications can be picked up at the Town Hall, or you can download application below.  Application deadline is July 8th.  Anyone wanting to sign there child up after June 29th can pick up application at the Middle School/High School.  If you have any further questions please call 518-523-2591.

Saranac Lake Area Youth Program