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.
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.
Friday, March 8th- JEAN DAY WITH LAMAR SPIRIT SHIRT
Saturday, March 9th- NO SATURDAY SCHOOL
Monday, March 11th- Friday, March 15th -SPRING BREAK
Wednesday, March 20th - Progress Reports Issued to Students
Thursday, March 21st- Voter Registration for Students (Cafe) All lunches
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.
Ms. Graves hosted question and answers sessions last week for students in regards to the new school. There were some repeated questions over the multi-day event. Here were the most commonly asked questions from students with the answers.