As usual, Oscars had successes and failures

Hayes DuJardin – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Every year without fail, the Oscars come and go to both uproarious appraisal and unmitigated fury. In an artistic genre as subjective as film, it is increasingly difficult to quantify what makes one film better than another, and in which categories it excels. Despite this difficulty,…

New Mustangs face mid-year adjustments

Lucas Scott – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The start of the new semester has brought many new Mustangs to the Ranch. LRHS’s registration added new Mustangs to the total of nearly 2,500 students this semester. These students have recently switched to LRHS from a different high school or other educational situation. Sophomore Carla Gutierrez-Sotelo…

Seniors reminded of financial aid opportunities

Kara Smith– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- As LRHS seniors approach graduation, there are many things they need to do to prepare. Students need to do things from register for financial aid to register for the American College Testing (ACT) exam or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) if needed. To help seniors fill out the FAFSA…

Open house to provide incoming Mustangs information

Carson Manning – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Feb. 27, there will be a meeting for incoming freshmen to introduce them to LRHS. School counselor Tracy Jordan along with the other counselors will discuss graduation requirements, general information about the school, and the curriculum guide. “We are basically going to walk them through registration…