Find out the latest information compiled in the "2013-2014 State of the School" publication reporting on Lamar High School's outstanding test scores, academics, business administration magnet, culinary, agricultural, athletics, and fine arts programs, as well as the alumni and PTO, special services, and awards.
Congratulations to the Lamar football team seniors who will play at Division I colleges next year: John Bonney, University of Texas; John Plattenburg, UCLA; Ira Lewis, Baylor; Brandon Agomuo, New Mexico State; and Justin Hollie, University of Houston. SMU will welcome Darrell Colbert, Braylon Hyder, Kyran Mitchell and Shelby Walker. C.J. Barner will head to Sam Houston State. We wish them the best of luck in their future athletic endeavors!
The Lamar Boys Varsity Golf Team is ranked number 1 in the state by High School Golf Scoreboard. The team has worked hard to get to this point and will have to work even harder to stay there.
Three Lamar students advance to the final round of the All-State Auditions on January 11, 2014 at Deer Park HS. They will be competing for a coveted place in the Texas All-State Choir. The three students are: Audrey Schmitt – second Soprano (Senior) Victoria Lawal – second Soprano (Senior) Dayne Reliford – second Tenor (Junior)
Don't forget to use the Lamar PTO link to access the website! Go to http://www.houstonisd.org/Page/68258 and click on the Amazon icon in the bottom right. A percentage of your purchases comes directly to the PTO. It's easy but you MUST go through the Amazon icon on our page for us to get credit!
The Lamar Boys Varsity Golf Team captured First Place at the Spring High School Boys Fall Invitational Golf Tournament. The team shot 312 to beat Memorial High School by 3 strokes. This was the low round of the year for the Lamar Team. Congratulations to Evan Morreale with the low round of 75!
The Lamar Girls won second place at South Shore Harbour at Clear Lake shooting a team score of 369. It was a tough day on a windy track, but they all did a great job. Congratulations to Rachel Hanchera with low round of 87.
In a country where young protégés practice day and night to become professional basketball, football, or even tennis players, these two young ladies have decided to commit their extra time to a sport that consist of fighting with swords. Madeline Antekeier and Giana Vierheller practice about twenty-four hours a week to perfect their craft as fencers. They travel across the country and around the world competing with the Alliance Fencing Academy under the United States Fencing Association (USFA).
Congratulations to Senior Lyndsey Lafitte (class of 2018, Northwestern University). She was awarded the Positive Coaching Alliance Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship this morning (October 28) at the River Oaks Country Club. The PCA held a breakfast to honor the 28 finalists. Lyndsey was one of the 13 students of the 28 athletes to get awarded a scholarship for the Houston area. There were over 200 applicants this year!
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM SAT Testing @ Lamar
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Varsity Girl's Basketball vs. Sam Houston
7:45 AM - 8:15 AM NHS Morning Mtg.
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM NHS Afternoon Mtg.
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Freshman Roundup Part 1
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Rangerette Booster Club Mtg.
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM Varsity Boy's Basketball vs. Westside
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM Make-up day for school pictures
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Wrestling Match vs. ClearBrook & Chavez