LRHS announces Mustangs of the Quarter

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The Mustangs of the Quarter have been announced for the third quarter. Winners are nominated by teachers or staff members. Students who are nominated for this award display outstanding character such as helping a fellow student who is struggling, standing up to a bully, or goes out of their way to assist someone. The winners are seniors Morgan Trevithick and Brittany McFarlin and sophomores Cassidee Calamaras and Logan Barrett. Trevithick was nominated due to her attitud

Mustangs recognize February as Black History Month

Black History Month was started by Carter G. Woodson. He founded the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH). The organization was created to promote studying black history and celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans. The ASALH launched a “Negro History Week” in 1926 to bring attention to his mission and help school systems coordinate their focus on the topic. The celebration and studies spread quickly, but the idea of expanding the week celebration int

Two Mustang coaches names Florida’s best

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Two LRHS coaches have been named the Florida Coaches of the Year in their respective sports. Softball coach TJ Goelz and boys basketball coach Jeremy Schiller were awarded by the National Federation of State High School Association (NFHS) an, organization that included over 750 schools in the state of Florida. Honorees were selected based on their coaching performance in the 2018-19 school year, lifetime community involvement, school involvement, and philosophy of coachin