Harper learned to love chemistry on the job

Isabella Estrada – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Tammy Harper is an LRHS chemistry teacher. Harper has been teaching for over 20 years but enjoyed an earlier career as a medical technician. “I worked in the hospital setting. Anytime a doctor took body fluid, I would look at the fluid based on what the…

Breakfast wagon brings Mustangs nutrition, convenience

Mariska VanLinder-Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- For some Mustangs, finding time to get breakfast in the morning can be a struggle.   Thanks to the help of the LRHS cafeteria staff, this is no longer the case. The breakfast wagon, a portable breakfast station located in the courtyard, is a new addition to LRHS. By being…

Mustangs an eager part of esports community

This story is about a growing phenomenon that is taking over the world. Millions of people are coming together to participate in this popular sport. Esports are bringing people together in a way no one saw coming. Presley Long – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Video games are a huge part of many students’…

Progress reports available on FOCUS

Austin Chapman-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The second half of quarter two is marked with the release of progress reports. Second Quarter progress reports were released on FOCUS Thursday for students and parents. “It’s a good reminder to students and their parents how quickly we run through these quarters and how important it is…

HOSA week a success for health-minded Mustangs

Kara Smith – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS HOSA chapter participated in the National HOSA week from Nov. 4-8. The spirit themes were organized by the national and state chapters. HOSA is a club for students who intend to pursue health careers. Monday was “Pin Day” and “Learn More Monday.”  Members wore HOSA…