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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.

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  • Early Release

    Early Release

    Monday, December 17th - Thursday, December 20th, Lamar will release early at 12:50 pm.

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  • Important Yearbook Information

    Important Yearbook Information

    Yearbooks are on sale now for $95 until January 15th, after the 15th of January the prices will increase. Make sure you order your yearbook early for the special pricing. You can purchase your yearbook at Also, note that senior pictures must be submitted by December 31st to make it into the yearbook.

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  • Weekly Newsletter for the Week of December 10th

    Weekly Newsletter for the Week of December 10th

    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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  • New Student Devices

    New Student Devices

    All Lamar students will receive a new laptop after the Winter Holiday. The new laptops will be handed out on January 8th and 9th during the school day. These new devices will replace the laptops that Lamar started the PowerUp program four years ago in January.

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  • Fall Final Exam Schedule

    Fall Final Exam Schedule

    Finals will be December 17 through December 20 for Fall 2018 semester. Final exam days will be the half days of school and students will be release at 12:50 each day.

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  • Freshman Round Up

    Freshman Round Up

    Prospective students and parents, join us for the Freshman Round-Up. There are two events each year one for academics and one for clubs and organizations. Round-Up part one is December 5, 2018, and is about academics and part two is January 29, 2019, it is about clubs and organizations.

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  • Lamar is having an ugly sweater and jean day!

    Lamar is having an ugly sweater and jean day!

    Lamar is having an ugly sweater and jean day on Tuesday, December 11th. All students are invited to participate. If you wish to participate, you will need to pick-up a wrist band in the cafeteria on Monday, December 10th, during all lunches.

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  • Support Lamar ROTC : Purchase Holiday Wreath

    Support Lamar ROTC : Purchase Holiday Wreath

    There are 2 options for ordering the wreaths. One is to order via Schoolpay and have it delivered to Lamar or the second option is to order it on have it delivered to your home. Orders can be placed until November 25 through the Lamar School Pay link listed on the flyer. The wreaths ordered through School Pay are expected to be delivered to Lamar for pick-up on December 7.

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  • Free National Practice Test Weekend: The SAT and ACT

    Free National Practice Test Weekend: The SAT and ACT

    The weekend of November 17th and 18th Kaplan is offering free practice test. It’s simple: sign up for one of free, live online SAT/ACT tests on either November 17 or 18. As soon as you finish the test, you’ll get your results. Our Kaplan teachers will explain what the results mean, so students can choose the right test and maximize their scores for college admissions. Spaces fill up very quickly, so make sure your students sign up as soon as possible.

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  • Lamar's DiscoBots team Qualified for Nationals

    Lamar's DiscoBots team Qualified for Nationals

    Lamar DiscoBots celebrated their 10-year anniversary with a strong showing and hard-fought victory at Cypress Ranch High School, Saturday, October 27. The DiscoBots defended the overall 1st ranked alliance in the finals secured the tournament championship. Discobots currently hold the first-place Mega-alliance National Championship two years in a row and are eager to continue to defend their title in 2019.

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