LRHS girls want to help peers worldwide

Shea Murphy – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- There is a new club coming to LRHS this year called “Girl Up.” Girl Up will meet after school every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, starting this Wednesday, Sept. 12. in room 564. The club was founded by sophomores Jessica Thompson and Emma Tulio. When…

MustAng Capella sings national anthem for Bucs

Sienna Rodriguez – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Last Friday, Aug. 24, the LRHS MustAng Capella class performed a modified version of the nation anthem at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ game in the Raymond James Stadium. The class prepared for this event since the first day of school. LRHS chorus teacher Giselle Panagiotakis said…

Senior yearbook pages available for purchase

Christian Marrero-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- One of the ways seniors can commemorate their last year of high school is by purchasing a senior page for the LRHS 2018-19 yearbook. Senior pages are sections in the yearbook dedicated to a Mustang’s final year. Senior pages come in many different sizes such as an eighth-page, a…

LRHS peer tutoring begins this week

Jillian Herbst and Gaby Rosabal – Mustang Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS Peer Tutoring is starting up again and this year it will be offered from 6:50 to 7:30 a.m. every Thursday, starting Sept. 13, in the media center. Peer tutoring is chance for students to help other students who are struggling with homework and…

Mustangs turn out tacky for Homecoming Tuesday

Emma Brooks – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS’ spirit week is off to a very successful start. Mustangs are showing their spirit by both dressing up and attending the evening homecoming events. Tuesday was Tacky Tourist day and Mustangs were seen wearing a combination of Hawaiian shirts, khaki shorts and fanny packs. “This has been…

Former freshmen find life gets tougher in tenth grade

Jillian Herbst and Gaby Rosabal – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Sophomore year is a completely different experience than freshman year. Students move up and are no longer the minnows in a shark tank. As freshmen come into high school they’re nervous because it’s a completely new experience. Sophomores have one year of high school…