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Daily Announcements

  • Monday October 23, 2017
    Monday  October 23, 2017 Attention Students – Being on-time is a critical component to being successful in every
  • Thursday October 19, 2017
    Attention Students – Being on-time is a critical component to being successful in every walk of life. Please note
  • Wednesday October 18, 2017
    Attention Students – Being on-time is a critical component to being successful in every walk of life. Please note
  • Thursday October 12, 2017
    For just $1, you can send a “Boo”, a personalized message that includes a card and sweet treat. You can purchase
  • Tuesday October 10, 2017
    Model UN will meet tomorrow at 5:30 in C314.  Questions, see Dr. G.   This is a reminder that the PSAT test will
  • Monday October 9, 2017
    This is a reminder that the PSAT test will be given this Wednesday morning. The test is MANDATORY for all 10th grade stu

News

Featured Athlete

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    Featured Athlete: Victoria Gregg
    Victoria Gregg is a senior at Lakewood High School. Her freshman year she played volleyball in the fall, then in the spr
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    Senior Year: Fun and Serious
    Audra Tuleta is a student athlete at Lakewood High School. She plays soccer and softball. She began playing soccer when
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    Nick Bamin
    Nick Bamin is an eighteen year old  Senior at Lakewood High school, he just started coming to Lakewood schools this yea
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    Saher Hamdan
    Saher Hamdan is just finishing up her junior year at Lakewood High School. Saher is a very involved athlete at Lakewo
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    Featured Athlete: Adnan Abdic
    Adnan Abdic, a senior at Lakewood High, will be capping off his final season of track this weekend and should be extreme
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    David Facaros
    This week’s Athlete of the week is David Facaros! David is a sophomore at Lakewood High School and plays baseball.

Sports

Lakewood Life

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    The End 1st Quarter
    Even though it seems like the school year is still just starting, with all the students settling into their new position
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    Pumpkin Palooza 2017
    This will be yet another year that Lakewood High’s “Help to Others” Club (“H2O”) will be p
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    The End of Construction
    All of us here at Lakewood High School have experienced what it is like to be a school under construction. And, unfortun
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    Kesha ‘Rainbow’ : Lakewood Civic Auditorium
    Kesha was born on March 1, 1987, in Los Angeles California. Kesha is a singer-songwriter whose big break came from and u
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    The Spooky Pooch Parade
    With the October month and weather rolling around, people in Lakewood are looking for fall-related activities around the
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    Why Lakewood Should Allow Pit Bulls
    This photo shows my dog, Maggie, who happens to be a pit bull. I didn’t decide to get a pit bull, but with a few f

Opinion

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    Abuse in LGBT Relationships
    The twenty-first century has marked a great deal of growth for the LGBT community. With that young LGBT kids have been c
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    Birth Control
    Wild sex or uncontrollable periods? Whatever you use birth control for is your business. With all the controversy surrou
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    The Bad Boy Theory
    The cigarette smoking, leaning up against his fast car, and never on time ‘one that got away’ is the typical
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    Gun Control
    In the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting, many politicians are sending their “thoughts and prayers” to the
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    Fast Fashion
    In a world where quantity reigns over quality (I’m talking the most friends, followers, lovers), fast fashion is c
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    VEGANISM
    The human population is becoming zombie-like. We brood around exhausted, inflamed, and ridden with chronic disease. The

Focus

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    LUSH Cosmetics Unveils Holiday Products
    With Halloween and Christmas both coming up, many companies have pulled out all the stops to bring holiday joys to their
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    Iceland
    Iceland is home to stunning, cascading waterfalls,  lush green pastures, glaciers and breathtaking mountains. If the co
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    Breakup Season
    Breakup season is upon us. Although the sight of couples everywhere gives the illusion that relationships are solid, for
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    Trump Slashes Key Obamacare Subsidies
    Late Thursday night, the White House announced that the Trump administration would stop supporting a key component of Ob
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    Swimming Vs. Running: Which is better?
    A swimmer chronicles a life filled with 5 a.m practices, the solace associated with water, and the smell of chlorine tha
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    The Controversy Around Columbus Day
    We have all heard the saying, “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue,” but is this famous explorer as inno

Person of the Week

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    Teacher Profile: Autumn Sabin
    Many think their teachers will have no back-story, that they had a clear idea and a simple path to their current point.
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    Team Erin
    Lakewood High School junior Erin Black has a painful genetic disease called Charcot Marie Tooth (better known as CMT). S
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    Student of the Week: Will Adams
    Will Adams is a junior at Lakewood High School.  He is a very good student overall.  He has maintained very good grade
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    Lakewood’s Angel: Anne Giffels
    On Friday September 1st, 2017, Lakewood tragically lost one of its greatest influences to  breast cancer–Mrs. An
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    Hannah Cogar
    Hannah Cogar, a senior is Lakewood High School’s Person of the Week. She is a motivated,  kind and benevolent per
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    Person of the Week: Hannah Huddleson
    For the final week of school, this person of the week this time is Hannah Huddleson. The school is full of many students

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