Mustangs react – Mustangs make second quarter plans

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With the start of the new quarter, there is some uncertainty about what the second quarter will look like, but Mustangs still have a lot they are looking forward. Senior Joey Riley said, “For the second quarter I am hoping to get good grades…

Mustangs react – What’s your favorite thing about Fall?

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- This week Mustangs were asked, “What is your favorite thing about Fall?” The first official day of Fall was last Tuesday Sept. 22, 2020. Senior Emma Messimer said, “My favorite time of the year is Fall, I love getting to make jack-o-lanterns with my…

Mustangs react – New year, new challenges

Maddie Forman– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Due to COVID-19, there are many new safety precautions in place this year at LRHS.  With the new rules, this week Mustangs were asked, “What are the best and worst things about the first week of school?” Senior Elizabeth Rutland said, “Everything feels so different this year compared…

Mustangs React – The best and worst of eLearning

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- This week we asked Mustangs, “What are the best and worst things about eLearning?”  There are many advantages and disadvantages to eLearning. Freshman Hayley Pollard said, “My favorite part of eLearning is being able to make my own schedule and do my work whenever it is best for me. It allows me to have…

Mustangs React – eLearning is the new normal

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman– Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With the spread of Covid-19, all Florida schools have been forced to adopt the eLearning approach rather than traditional school. With this switch comes many positives and negatives, so this week we asked Mustangs, “What is the most significant thing you have noticed about online learning?”  Junior Katie McFarline said, “The most significant thing I noticed about online learning is that everything is completely…

Mustangs React – Spring break plans

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week we asked the students of LRHS, “What are you looking most forward to during spring break?” Spring break starts Monday March 16 and students return March 23. Sophomore Thomas Gabriel stated, “I will be playing card games with my friends.” freshman…

Mustangs React – Students excited about prom theme

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week we asked LRHS students, “What are you most excited for about this years prom?” This year the prom theme is the “Roaring 20’s.” The junior advisory board (JAB) oversees the set up and theme of prom. Mustangs are very excited for…

Mustangs react – What’s your favorite social media platform?

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week we asked the students of LRHS, “What is your favorite social media application: Facebook, Snapchat, or Instagram?” Facebook has over 2.23 billion users and it is continuing to grow. Facebook has been open to everyone since 2006. This application is used…

Mustangs React – Seniors offer underclass advice

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week we asked LRHS students, “What advice would you give to underclassman?” Senior Jaden Su stated, “I think that it is important to always be nice to other people because you never know what they could be going through. Being outgoing is…

Mustangs React – Kobe’s death shocks students

Jaime Gutierrez – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – After the shocking death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant Sunday morning, LRHS Mustangs were asked, “What impact did Kobe Bryant’s career or the accident have on you and how devastated are you about the sudden death?” Former Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant and his…

Mustangs react – Students think back on Winter break

Gracie Coyne and Maddie Forman – Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This week we asked the students of LRHS, “What was your favorite part of Winter break?  Winter break started on Mon. Dec. 23 and students returned Tues. Jan. 7.  Junior Jakob Deglman said, “my favorite part of break was when I went to New York City…