LRHS performing arts a tradition of success

Csenge Csicsek – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Throughout the years, LRHS has hosted very successful performing arts programs and classes. Here is a reflection throughout the years of why and how LRHS has a very strong arts program. The Band, Marching Mustangs, and Color Guard, led today by LRHS band director Ron Lambert, has…

LRHS Cooking Club firing up

Corinne Kasten – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Sept. 19 LRHS’s Cooking Club held its first meeting after school in room 510. LRHS art teacher and club adviser Elizabeth Henry will host cooking club meetings open to everyone. The club hosts to encourage students to socialize and have fun while preparing delicious snacks….

Mustang Ahead Q & A: FCCLA state president elect Morgan Kirchman

Nicolette Ngov – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS junior Morgan Kirchman is state president-elect of the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA).  Kirchman shared with “Mustangs Ahead” her experiences as a state officer in a national organization. Mustangs Ahead (MA): How did you become a state officer and what was the…

Mustang senior a national merit semifinalist

Emily Brandt – Mustang’s Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Sept. 12 the 2019 Lakewood Ranch senior Anthony LaMarc was announced as a National Merit semifinalist. Over 1.6 million juniors take the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT)/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.  Of that 1.6 million, only about 16,000 became semifinalists. LaMarc received a score of 1500…

“Mustangs Ahead” hosts Chipotle fundraiser

Emma Brooks – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS’s “Mustangs Ahead” journalism program is holding its first fundraiser of the 2018-19 school year tonight at Chipotle. From 4-8 p.m. students are encouraged to bring their friends and family and visit the Chipotle at 97 North Cattleman Road, Sarasota. To participate in the fundraiser, you can…