LRHS HOSA receive national recognition

Kara Smith-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This past fall, LRHS HOSA was featured in the International HOSA eMagazine. In order to be featured, LRHS HOSA had to participate in HOSA’s national service project.  National Pediatric Research Foundation (NPCF) is HOSA’s national service project, and chapters are encouraged to engage with the project in any…

FCCLA enjoys district meeting

Ella Botko– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Last week, LRHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) completed its annual District 7 meeting. LRHS, Manatee High School, Braden River High School and other schools throughout the district were all in attendance. Altogether, the schools contributed 110 members to the conference. LRHS FCCLA Chapter President…

Mustang soccer boys look forward to season

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Winter sports have started and one of the most successful Mustang teams is boys soccer, who have won seven straight district titles.  This week we asked students that play on the LRHS soccer team “What are you looking forward to this season?” Varsity…

Mustang bands hit right notes at concert

Marissa Briggs-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS band program held a concert on Wednesday, Nov. 13, to showcase the hard work they’ve been putting into their music pieces.    Two bands performed that evening, Wind Ensemble, which is a higher-level band, and Symphonic band, a lower level band. Each band played an assortment consisting…

LRHS honors three “Mustangs of the Quarter”

Gavin Laielli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Every quarter, LRHS teachers and staff members nominate students to undergo a chance to be chosen for Mustang of the Quarter. This past quarter, freshman Madelyn Hotaling as well as seniors T.J. Patten and Audrey Dixon have been nominated and recognized for their exceptional behavior and…