The Laker Boys’ Bowling Team is the Upper Thumb High School Boys Bowling Conference Champion! In wrestling, Connor Parrish and Zach McArdle finished fifth in districts, and James placed second, qualifying him for regionals. In gymnastics, Grace Suggitt earned 1st team all-conference and Faith Hooper earned 2nd team all-conference at the conference meet. Great job…Details
Out of the 10 teams/individuals that qualified for the regional leadership contest, six qualified for the state-level competition, which will be Feb. 28-March 1 at MSU. Congratulations to all! Congrats to these FFA teams – qualified for state leadership contest! Demo – Braden Richmond, Dustin Richmond, Jacob Henderson, Sadie Brooks Greenhand Conduct of Meetings –…Details
Congratulations to Audrey McNabb and Caroline McNabb who were selected by adjudicators to represent Laker High School at the Sutton Foster Awards at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts in East Lansing in May 2024! Three adjudicators from the Wharton Center traveled to the Thumb to see a performance of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” here…Details
To honor Veteran’s Day, Laker High School students spent most of their half-day on Nov. 9 doing a new activity – a Recon Mission that involved 10 activity stations around the school. All the activities revolved around veterans and/or the military. Each station included puzzles to be solved and points to be earned, Students (grouped…Details
Thank you to the Elkton Lions Club for its $2,000 check for sponsoring the Laker FIRST Robotics Team! We appreciate your generous support!
The Laker Theatre Company is grateful to the Huron County Community Foundation for a “Let Our Voices Ring” grant written by Social Studies Teacher Suzan Travis for much-needed microphones. Pictured from the back left are: Caroline McNabb, Suzan Travis, Josiah Maurer, and front row Abril Torres and Jackson Checkley.
Laker Cross Country made some history again, with three girls and two boys qualifying for State Finals! Congratulations Pyper Braun, Olivia Hooper, Aubrey Zarnke, Cade Truemner, and Evan Olson. Also, we have a new school record for the boys. Cade Truemner beat the previous record set in 1994. Cade’s time was 16:53, beating the previous…Details
The SAIL Academy in Pigeon is sailing strong for the 2023-24 school year! Here are most of the students who joined the academy this year (five are missing). Director Caitlin Stone-Webber is on the far left and Assistant Director Anne Ziel is in the back row, third from the right. We hope everyone has an…Details
Lakers is excited to announce that two of its schools are National Showcase Schools for the Capturing Kids’ Hearts (CKH)program – Laker Elementary (for a second year in a row) and Laker Middle School! CKH is a highly acclaimed, research-based program that helps build relational capacity between students and the staff that works with them…Details
Laker High School 2019 graduate and valedictorian Andrew Smith will be speaking at the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) commencement May 6 a the Breslin Center. Andrew was nominated for this honor, as he was selected for the CANR Outstanding Student Leadership Award. “I was surprised and honored,” Andrew said of the nomination.…Details