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Who: Thunder Wrestling vs Auburndale
When: Thursday Dec 3, 2020, at 6pm
Where: Lake Region High School gymnasium
Special: Wrestling Hall of Fame Induction for Dawson Davis
Please come out and support your Thunder Wrestlers
Hi, Families, we are still trying to round up all the school materials that sheltered in place with you last spring. Please look for and return items on your Students’ fine notice sent recently via FOCUS emails. Remember the following:
Lake Region High School
Lake Region High School is proud to announce our 2020-2021 teacher of the year Maria Boyer. CONGRATUATIONS !!! We are proud to have you representing LRHS and serving our students each day! Teacher Of the Year is voted on by the staff here at Lake Region High School. Every school in the county votes for their Teacher of the Year. Then in January there is a banquet that every TOY winner from every school will attend. From all the TOY’s from every school in the county there will be one selected to represent Polk county in the State TOY.
Name: Maria T. Boyer
Classes you teach:
English through ESOL 1, 2, 3 and 4
Personal, Career and School Development Skills
How long you have been at LRHS:
Going on my 4th year.
How many years teaching:
6 ½ years in education (2 ½ years as an ESOL Paraprofessional at an elementary school in Lake Wales (Polk Avenue Elementary) and almost 4 years as an ESOL teacher at Lake Region High).
Quote about winning the award of TOY:
Teaching was a career change. I was unsure what my future would hold as an educator. I am so glad I took the chance.
“How can you know what you’re capable of if you don’t embrace the unknown?
-Author - Esmeralda Santiago
Any other important or interesting information you feel you would like to share.
I moved to the US from Puerto Rico at the age of 19 not speaking any English. I was, at one point an English Language Learner myself. With hard work and perseverance, I became an ESOL teacher.
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2020 Polk County CC Championships
Eagle Lake, FL (October 10, 2020)- Lake Region Boy's and Girl's Cross Country competed this past weekend in the Polk County High School Championships early Saturday morning. They had a very successful showing as they look to finish up their season and move into the post season events.
On the ladies side, the Thunder had a harrier place in the top 10 as Anika Donohue ran a time of (21:18.52), to bring home a medal for Lake Region. Coach Honer had this to say about Anika's race, "It was a very good run for our freshman Anika and we look forward to her running the next 3 years for Lake Region Cross Country".
On the boys side, Lake Region Cross Country ran an incredible race as they place 3rd overall in the Polk County. Sandwiched between 5 private schools, the boys scored a total of 119 points. Michael Collins ran a brilliant race finishing 2nd overall with a time of (16:55.42), and Israel Mertil rounded out the top runners for LRHS at 14th place with a time of (18:10.49). Coach Blackburn had this to say, "Our hard work and dedication paid off at the right time and we look forward to districts in 2 weeks".
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