Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS), home of the Cougars, is led by Principal Ron Kaiser. Since 1970, the school's achievements have included a U.S. Department of Education Distinguished Schools Award in 1985, as well as the 1992 and 1998 California Distinguished Schools awards. One of the first members of the 100 Partnership Schools, LCMS became the first Las Virgenes secondary school to win the National Blue Ribbon Award in 2000. The school is also the only one in the district to be recognized with a Bravo Award for its continued achievement in music and art. For more information, visit the LCMS Web site.