Parent Association offers college aid

Maddie Mercer – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Parent Association is offering two graduating seniors $1000 scholarships to help pay for higher education.

The applications will be in the LRHS Guidance office and can be picked up beginning Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 or electronically on the school’s website, or by sending a request to Jackie Breiner Jbrocks2717@yahoo.com.

The application states that the submission deadline will be Thursday, March 16, 2017.

The student qualities should embody the LRHS Mission Statement which states “students who recognize and achieve their maximum potential through academic excellence, personal integrity, and responsible citizenship.”

The following criteria will be needed to enter for the scholarship: official LRHS transcript, GPA of at least 3.00, personal information form, teacher recommendation form, community member recommendation form, 300-word student essay, and financial need may be a consideration.

The application form packet can be turned into the LRHS front office reception desk.

The LRHS Parent Association helps out with staff appreciation and recognition, Mustang of the Quarter awards, senior scholarships and holiday gift boxes for families in need.