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  • IB World School
    Principal: Rita Graves 
    Phone: 713-522-5960

     Lamar High School is an International Baccalaureate school whose goal it is to provide the best opportunity for a diverse group of students to receive a rigorous, internationally accredited education, with a broad range of extracurricular activities, in a safe and nurturing environment. The goal of the IB is for students to be challenged academically, while also finding creative and physical fitness outlets, getting involved in the community around them, and developing a global view that takes the student beyond their immediate environment.

    Mission Statement

    M. B. Lamar High School encourages ALL students to be inquiring and knowledgeable individuals who can achieve their highest potential within an atmosphere of shared responsibility, academic challenge, intercultural understanding, and mutual respect.


    The vision of Lamar High School is to provide a quality education in a safe, student-centered learning environment that facilitates high-quality educational opportunities for every student. Both faculty and staff will generate teaching and learning that supports critical thinking, high achievement, ethical behavior, and respect for intercultural diversity. Leadership, service and positive character traits will be nurtured by and for all. Teachers, administrators, staff, students, and parents alike are charged with preparing each student to be productive citizens in a technological and global society.


    Highlighted Events

    • Monday, Feb. 18th- Brown Bag Brigade (Library) @ 12 - 2:30 pm
    • Monday, Feb. 18th- Campus Voter Registration (Courtyard) @ 6 pm
    • Monday, Feb. 18th- Baseball Parent Meeting (Cafeteria) @ 6:30 pm
    • Monday, Feb. 18th- Athletic Recruiting Seminar for Parents (Library) @ 6 pm
    • Wednesday, Feb. 20th-Orlando Trip Parent Meeting/Ms. Houston (Small side-Library)
    • Wednesday, Feb. 20th- Cheer Parent Meeting (Large side-Library) @ 6 pm
    • Friday, Feb. 22nd- Report cards Issued to Students
    • Tuesday, Feb. 26th- SDMC Meeting (Alumni room) @ 7:30 am
    • Tuesday, Feb. 26th-  Campus Voter Registration (Cafeteria) all lunches
    • Friday, March 1st- UIL Theater Show  (Performance Hall) @ 7 pm
    • Saturday, March 2nd- UIL Theater Show (Performance Hall) @ 7 pm

School News

  • Weekly Newsletter for the Week of February 18, 2019

    Weekly Newsletter for the Week of February 18, 2019

    Every Thursday Lamar sends out a newsletter via school messenger to keep parents and students in the loop on what is happening on campus. Make sure you check here each Thursday to see what exciting things happened on campus.

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  • CITGO Petroleum Corporation Scholarships for class 2020

    CITGO Petroleum Corporation Scholarships for class 2020

    CITGO Petroleum Corporation announces the 2019 Distinguished Scholars Program to assist students who plan to continue their education in a two or four-year university. Up to forty (40) scholarships in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded to select graduates of the class of 2020 Scholarships will be awarded in the following categories: Beating the Odds, Career and Technical Education, Communications, Performing and Fine Arts, STEM, Service and Leadership, Spirit and Student Athletics.

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  • Lamar Baseball Family 2019

    Lamar Baseball Family 2019

    It’s always special when the young men in the program take ownership and take baseball to another level. Here’s a sneak peek of what it means to be part of the Lamar Baseball Family!

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  • Youth Tedx Expo

    Youth Tedx Expo

    On March 2nd Lamar will be hosting a Youth Tedx Event. A Youth Tedx is a speaking expo where kids from high schools across Houston can come and give a 10-18 minute lecture about an issue they feel they are either knowledgeable or passionate about.

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  • NCAA Recruiting Seminar

    NCAA Recruiting Seminar

    All parents of Lamar student-athletes are invited to the seminar where a presentation detailing the requirements and processes for student-athletes who are interested in competing in the NCAA.

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  • Pop Up Prom Shop Donations Needed !

    Pop Up Prom Shop Donations Needed !

    Lamar is collecting donations of gently used formal wear to distribute to Lamar students in late March for upcoming Prom Season. For more information, please visit to find out how you can help. You can also drop off donations in the Lamar HS Main Office - PTO Room.

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  • Free STEM Summer Camps at Rice University

    Free STEM Summer Camps at Rice University

    Make R-STEM a part of your summer plans
    Apply to free summer enrichment programs at Rice University!

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