School mascot: Pelican.
School colors: Blue and Gold.
Formally known as Glade, the school was erected in 1988. In 2005, the Glade was renamed Lake Pontchartrain Elementary. Over the past four years, Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School has made significant academic growth. In 2009 and 2010, LPE received recognition from the Louisiana Department of Education for Exemplary Academic Growth with a 2010 School Performance Score of 92.7. Our goal is for everyone to strive for academic success, and our school vision is to create an excellent educational program for all students at Lake Pontchartrain Elementary. LPE provides educational services for Pre-K through 8th grade.