Thursday, August 21, 2014  

Art IV Student
We are proud to announce that Catherine H a senior Art IV Student from Lamar is the winner of the 4th of July T-shirt contest. Catherine's design will be printed on all the commemorative T-shirt for the parade.


Vikings in the Community

VASE (Visual Arts Scholastic Event)

 In the same fashion as UIL, our art students competed at the regional level against over
2000 students in VASE (Visual Arts Scholastic Event). Out of all the students receiving
the highest mark of a IV, only 10 % are chosen to move on to state.We are proud to
announce that Summer K, Paola Alvarado-F, and Maria T (led by teacher Cindy Thomas)
qualified for this state competition in Bryan, Tx.

And a special congratulations goes to freshman Maria T who walked away with a
state medal in her division for a superior rating!

National Technology Honor Society 2014

From left to right
Ashley P, Teresita O, Kathriyn M, Rosa E, Destiny E, Zachary K, Kelly W


HOSA State Competition in San Antonio
Left to right: Jonathan W, Valery L, Kelsey M, Alicia G, Nathaniel T

More than 3000 Health Occupation Students of America from all over Texas competed
March 27th -29th in San Antonio.  Lamar was proudly represented by:
Alicia G - 1st place in Medical Assisting
Jonathan W - 3rd place in Prepared Speaking
Valery L & Nathaniel T - Top ten in CPR & First Aid
Kelsey M - 1st in Area competition advancing to State in Home Health Aide
Alicia and Jonathan will represent Lamar at the HOSA National Competition in June
at Walt Disney World

Lamar Tennis

Junior Michelle T won her third District title this year and also finished third at the Regional
Tournament.  This is the highest finish for a Lamar Tennis player since 1999, and the best finish
ever for a Lamar girl.
Article in the Citizens Journal • Go to this

with Carter Blood Care
187 donors

143 total pints collected - 122 whole blood and 21 red blood cells
387 lives touched by the students donations!

LHS students donated a total of 321 unites during the 2013-2014 blood drives
for more than 850 lives touched!


Students-Athletes Signing
National Letter of Intent

Softball   Hailie Tolich   University of the Ozarks
Basketball   Dierra Ely   Grambling State
Track/CC   Victori Shelton   UT Arlington
Baseball   Adrian Farago   Westmont College, California
Football   Liam Flowers   Abilene Christian University
Football   Ryan Jacobs   Air Force Academy
Football   Tyler Purdum   East Central Oklahoma State
Football   Deontae  McCrady   Louisiana Tech
Football   Levi Gardner   Santa Rosa Junior College
Football   Marquise McClinton   Southeastern Oklahoma State
Football   Eric Sullins   Tyler Junior College
Football   Oscar Rodriquez   Tyler Junior College
Football   Jaries King   West Texas A&M
Football   Cameron Smith   West Texas A&M

Individual District Champions

Varsity Boys Varisity Girls
Madre Harper, 300 Hurdles Sydni Willis, 300 Hurdles
Jaries King, Triple Jump Varsity Girls
Erich Sullins, Discuss First Place 4X400 Relay
JV Boys Ashton Holt
Andre Leboullec, 3200 Run Symon Willis
Dartavius Cheatham, 800 Run Sydni Willis
Caullier Tisdell 110 Hurdles, 300 Hurdles Victoria Junious
Dezean Gardner, Triple Jump  
William Paige, Discuss  
Kendall Burt, 400 Run  


Student Fall Registration 2014-2015
for information (click here)

Senior Portraits

Monday, Nov. 24          7:35am-2:45pm                            Auditorium (Retake Day)
Tuesday, Nov. 25         7:35am-2:45pm                           Auditorium (Retake Day)

Key Club Officers 2014-2015
President: Adiba O
Vice President of Membership: Andrea R
Vice President of Service: Mehdia M
Secretary: Michelle G
Treasurer: Sarah C
Webmaster: Sara S

Advertising & Graphic Internship Students
Tylen Gerry B, David Antonio L, and Christopher M
successfully passed the Certiport
ACA CS5 Photoshop Certification Test


Senior Haley Y competed at the International Career Development Conference
in Atlanta, Georgia in early May. She competed in the Creative Marketing Event with her 30-page
paper and accompanying oral presentation detailing her plan to rebrand The Class in The Parks
where she attends marketing-related classes.  She competed against 120 top students from across
the United States, Canada, Germany, Spain, and Guam.  Her hard work and persistance earned her a
place in the top 10 in the world!

Lamar's Robotics Team

"Powered by Ryan B. and Skippered by Stuart Y.,  boat # "Eleventy-One" cruised to a 4th place finish in Saturday's 25th annual River Legacy Cardboard Boat Regatta.  Their division featured stiff competition against 31 other boats from area High Schools, Colleges, and Businesss.  Finishing so high in their first appearance at the Regatta is a testament to the skill and dedication of the Lamar HS Robotics Team."


UIL students in Lubbock waiting for rooms to get ready.
From left to right: Rebecca M, competed in Social Studies, Dakota P, competed in Literary Criticism
Lucy L, Jonathan W, and Ethan S, all competed in Spelling

UIL Spelling students: Ethan S medaled at a practice meet at Legacy High School

UIL Spelling Team
Won Second place team at a practice meet at Timberview High School
Left to right: Jonathan W, Ethan S, and Michelle G.

Information About Recent Changes to HB5
and STARR EOC Exams

Attention Sophomores...want a Bachelor’s Degree for less than $10,000?

Bring Your Own Technology Initiative

BYOT Guidelines



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