Mustang grad earns $16K scholarship

Ella Botko – Mustangs Ahead Senior Associate Editor (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS senior Christopher Holmes has been awarded the Mathew Carter Scholarship from the Gamma XI Boule Foundation.   This scholarship recognizes graduating seniors from both Manatee and Sarasota counties for their outstanding academic performance and exceptional involvement in their communities.  The foundation will provide Holmes with a total of $16,000 over the course of the next four years while he…

Form available for families who want eLearning

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – As LRHS prepares for the reopening of school, officials want to hear from families who would like to continue with full-time eLearning. Parents who want to continue with full-time eLearning in the fall, please visit the Lakewood Ranch website and fill out the Distance Learning ONLY Election Form under eLearning so…

LRHS StellarXplorers soar in region

Shea Murphy – Mustangs Ahead Senior Editor (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)-The LRHS StellarXplorers teams took home second and third place at the Southeast Region StellarXplorers Qualifications. The Southeast StellarXplorers Qualification is an annual competition designed to test the competitor’s knowledge and ability to use a simulation software called System Took Kit and be tested on an…

McGill named Florida’s best student athletic trainer

Anabelle Lam – Mustangs Ahead Junior Associate Editor (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Every year the Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida (ATAF), recognizes a student athletic trainer for their hard work throughout the year.   This year, LRHS’s Lauren McGill was selected for the 2020 ATAF High School Aide of the Year.  To win this award applicants must have met the following criteria:  A GPA of 3.2…

Parent input needed for 2020-21

Manatee School officials want to hear you thoughts on the 2020-21 school year.  Click here for more information and to take an important survey on scheduling plans.

Register to Ride

In order to control bus capacities and keep our students safe, all students MUST register, and be assigned to a bus, PRIOR to riding. Each student in your family should be individually registered online by June 30. Unregistered students waiting at a bus stop without a parent/guardian present, will be transported to school and turned over to…