School News

  • Weekly Newsletter for the Week of  May 23, 2022

    Weekly Newsletter for the Week of May 23, 2022

    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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  • Laptop Collection : Week of May 16th

    Laptop Collection : Week of May 16th

    Lamar's laptop collection will start on May 16th. All students are expected to be ready to return their laptops on May 16th at their scheduled time.

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  • The 4th Annual Lamar Reserved Parking Spot Auction

    The 4th Annual Lamar Reserved Parking Spot Auction

    This year we are offering FOUR reserved student spots for the entire 2022/2023 school year! Beat the traffic getting in and out of the Lamar parking garage with your very own parking spot located on Level 2 of the garage. All proceeds raised will support the Lamar High School PTO and directly benefit Lamar’s students, teachers and staff!

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  • How Does Summer School Work ?

    How Does Summer School Work ?

    Summer school is in-person only. There are really three types of summer school options for students, Original Credit (student has never taken the course), IBDP Summer School (for students who are IB Diploma Candidates but did not take Algebra 1 in middle school) and Credit Recovery (for students who were previously seated in the course but did not earn credit).

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  • VEX World Championship Livestream

    VEX World Championship Livestream

    Lamar's Discobots are attending the VEX World Championship. This event will be livestreamed.

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  • Understanding DP IB Exam Breakdown

    Understanding DP IB Exam Breakdown

    If you have questions about the Diploma Program IB Exams requirements Dr. Acord has created a short video breaking down what is required to complete the DP IB.

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  • Strength and Conditioning Camp

    Strength and Conditioning Camp

    Lamar will be hosting the annual Strength and Conditioning Camp this summer for our Male and Female Athletes. Before you are able to join us at camp you must have a current physical on file.

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  • Spring Final Exam Exemptions Updated Policy

    Spring Final Exam Exemptions Updated Policy

    Final Examination Exemptions policy has been updated via the District.

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  • Senior Final Schedule

    Senior Final Schedule

    Seniors will take exams during their regularly scheduled periods on these days and exempt seniors must report to class for all periods to avoid absences that would make them ineligible for exemptions.

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  • Lamar High School Physical

    Lamar High School Physical

    Lamar will be hosting Physicals on Campus Wednesday, June 1st from 2:30-5:30 in the Gym. Make sure you sign up using the link.

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  • This weeks Shoutout !

    This weeks Shoutout !

    Lamar offers a large variety of activities and teams. These groups compete and represent Lamar in many different areas and we want to shout out all their accomplishments

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  • Testing Updates

    Testing Updates

    Spring Testing is here. Mark your calendars now for all the STAAR, AP Exams, and IB exams.

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  • Lamar Writing Lab

    Lamar Writing Lab

    The Lamar Writing Lab is open to all Lamar students for any piece of writing you may have, whether it be a school assignment or a college or job application.

    The Writing Lab has been set up in partnership with and modeled after the Writing Center at Rice University.

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  • Late Start Dates

    Late Start Dates

    On some of the testing days, students not testing will have a late start. Non-testing students will report to school at 12:00 PM. Following lunch, all students will follow a modified A/B day schedule with 45 minute periods for the afternoon.

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  • Book Drive

    Book Drive

    Student Council is hosting our book drive that is going on until Friday April 8th

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  • Senior Check Out

    Senior Check Out

    Once you have an invitation to check out, you must come to the designated location on your invitation. You will not be allowed to check out early.
    Senior Check Out sheets will be distributed in the Grand Hall. Seniors must take care of any remaining fines and fees before check-out.

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  • Boy's Soccer win 2021-2022 District Championship

    Boy's Soccer win 2021-2022 District Championship

    Congrats to the Boy's soccer on receiving the 2021-2022 District championship trophy
    The Texans ended the regular season with a record of 11-1!

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  • Mini Band Camp coming soon!!

    Mini Band Camp coming soon!!

    Set your reminder for the dates and times listed. Come learn new music, check out the band hall, meet current members of The Lamar Band and within your section. Find out what high school band is like. No experience needed to be in one of the most energetic and outstanding bands.

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  • A Night at the Met Gala: Enchanted Garden

    A Night at the Met Gala: Enchanted Garden

    Class of 2022 join us for a Prom on April 2nd. Make sure you are in the know about all things Proms.

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  • Important Covid Mask Update

    Important Covid Mask Update

    HISD has updated the Mask Policy. Starting March 1st HISD is relaxing its mask mandate effective tomorrow. Masks within HISD schools, facilities, and school buses will become optional.

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  • Girl's Basketball Co-District Champs

    Girl's Basketball Co-District Champs

    Congratulations! Coach Madison and the Varsity Girls Basketball team on being co-district champs!

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  • Spring Final Exam Exemptions Policy

    Spring Final Exam Exemptions Policy

    Check out the Districts currently the Guidelines for students to be exempted from one or more Spring final exams.

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  • Important Dates for Class of 2022

    Important Dates for Class of 2022

    There are many important and exciting things ahead of our Seniors. Make sure you mark your calendars for LHS Fest, Prom and Graduation.

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  • National Signing Day

    National Signing Day

    One of the most exciting moments for a student-athlete is receiving a verbal scholarship offer.  Years of hard work have led to this moment. However, nothing is official until you sign the National Letter of Intent. February 2nd 12 Lamar students signed their intent letter:

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  • Vaccines/Boosters

    Vaccines/Boosters

    HEB will be on campus on February 12th from 9:00AM-12:00PM for 150 booster doses. If any student needs a first or second Pizer shot we can give that as well. Here is the registration link for the event: Lamar High School COVID Vaccination Clinic

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