On the evening of August 2, 2018, Lamar's new principal was named Mrs. Rita Graves will the Principal of Lamar HS for 2018-2019 school year. Mrs. Graves was formerly of Pin Oak Middle School in Houston ISD. We will be hosting a Meet & Greet on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at 6 PM in the Lamar Cafeteria. Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Graves to the Lamar family.
HISD implemented standardized school start times for the 2018-19 school year to better deliver efficient, reliable, and affordable transportation to our students. High School school day will be from 8:40 AM to 4:00 PM. Make sure you plan ahead to adjust your travel time.
HISD PowerUp program is back underway for the fourth year at Lamar High School. Make sure you are ready to pick up your laptop on your designated day. You will need your two forms signed by a guardian and you must pay your twenty-five dollars. Your twenty-five dollars can be paid online at School Pay or you can pay with cash in the Bussiness Office Monday - Friday 8 AM to 4 PM before picking up your laptop. You must have a printed payment receipt before you can get in line to pick up your laptop.
After completing the most successful Marching Band season in Lamar's history with the 2017 -2018 school year with the show," Time the Unanswered Question", the only question that was left unanswered was what will the 2018 Marching Season bring. Under the direction of Mr.Christian and his team, that question was answered, the 2018 Marching Season show is, "The Other Side”. The 2018 show will explore the figurative and literal aspects that there is another side to everything: musically and visually.
In its latest list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools for 2017, The Washington Post lists Lamar High School not only in the top 1% of all high schools nationally but also as one of the highest ranking comprehensive
high schools in Texas.
Dear Lamar Students, Parents and Stakeholders,
I am writing to share important news with you – the families and community of Lamar High School. Within the last weeks, I have been offered and have accepted the opportunity to become the Area Superintendent for the West region of the District.
The Houston Independent School District is announcing new area superintendents for the 2018-2019 school year to lead three areas of the district. In HISD, area superintendents lead key areas covering all schools in the district, which are being modified from seven to six areas for 2018-2019: Achieve 180 Schools, and the North, Northwest, South, East, and West areas of the district.
Coach Nolen has been an important part of Lamar High School, he has spent the last 33 years coaching and investing in Football players. Nolen has won countless awards and has helped even more students go on to play football in college and even the NFL.
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Laptop Deployment for 12th Grade
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Laptop Deployment for 11th Grade
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM 9/JV/V Volleyball vs. North Shore
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Incoming Freshman Parent's Meeting
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Laptop Deployment for 10th Grade
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Laptop Deployment for 9th Grade
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM All Grades for Laptop Deployment