Mustang juniors’ success recognized with book awards

Olivia Loop -Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Colleges and universities in the United States honor top-tier students in high school by recognizing students who have academic success and are the top of their junior class. The College Book Award provides the next generation of leaders an opportunity to broader their perspectives by going to out-of-state…

LRHS junior uses art to promote marine science

Christopher Holmes – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS marine biology classroom has a new decorative mural thanks to¬† junior Luis Figuera. This mural of an octopus combines different blues, dark and light yellows that really bring the classroom to life. Figuera said that this was his first time painting something, in fact…

Three retired teachers spent 2018-19 pitching in…again

Zian Mahfuz – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS this year welcomed back some familiar faculty faces. Teachers who once worked at LRHS and then retired return to teach once again. The teachers were physics teacher Janet Kunka, Latin teacher Susan McDonald and Advanced Placement (AP) English teacher Celeste Smith. McDonald worked as the…