• Interesting Facts about LCS

    • Letchworth Central School was named for William Pryor Letchworth not Letchworth State Park.
    • Other names considered for Letchworth were Wiscoy Valley Central, Memorial Central, Mary Jemison Central, Gainesville Central, Genesee Valley Central, Forward Central, and Wyoming Valley Central.
    • The beautiful mosaic mural located on the font of the building by the new classroom wing symbolizes David Starr Jordan's life. Mr. Jordan, of Gainesville, was a world renowned naturalist who became president of Stanford University in California.
    • H.J. Harrison was the first superintendent of Letchworth, but he did not live to see the building completed.
    • The original plans for LCS included a high school, bowling alleys, auditorium, and elementary rooms.
    • In order to obtain the vote to centralize, a gentleman's agreement guaranteed each village a board seat and its own elementary building.  However, the elementary is now consolidated into the K-12 Building.
    • LCS campus is located "in the middle of nowhere" so that no village would have special advantages.
    • Mr. Rogers is only the sixth principal of the high school.
    • A 5-acre solar-array was completed in the summer of 2017, producing power for the school district and surrounding area.