Category Archives: Students

LHWHS Science Olympiad Team Fares Well in 2013 National Competition

The weekend of May 18-19, 2013, the Ladue Horton Watkins High School Science Olympiad Team traveled to Dayton Ohio to compete in the National Science Olympiad Tournament. Sixty teams from across the country, and a visiting team from Japan, competed in 23 events which included building a robot arm, building an elastic launched glider, astronomy, anatomy, a chemistry laboratory, a circuit laboratory, plus many more.

LHWHS Scholar Bowl Ranked #1 in Nation and Headed to National Competitions

The Ladue Horton Watkins High School Scholar Bowl team is currently ranked number one in the country and will be heading off to two national competitions.  The first is in Atlanta on Memorial Day weekend (May 25-27, 2013.)  The second is in Maryland from June 7-0, 2013.

2013 Graduates End Year with “Senior Service Day”

Senior Service Day 2013

Before finishing out the school year, these seniors gave back to their community by donating a day of volunteering to Habitat for Humanity and Our Lady’s Inn.

LHWHS Freshman Puyo Named St. Louis Post-Dispatch Athlete of the Week

Puyo Lizzy 2013

As reported on stlhighschoolsports.com on May 8, 2013…

A freshman forward, Puyo has emerged as an offensive threat and was a vital cog in a recent seven-game winning streak. In her last five games, Puyo has seven goals, including three game-winners and two assists. She scored the winning goal and had two assists in a 3-0 win against Lutheran North and added two goals in a 4-0 win over Ritenour. She also had the lone goal in a 1-0 win over Whitfield and scored all three goals in a 3-1 victory over Clayton, which clinched the Suburban East championship for Ladue. Puyo has a team-high 16 goals to go along with eight assists.

LMS Students Win Blue Ribbon at St. Louis Science Fair

 

 

 

 

 

Abhay Cashikar, Ryan Cox and Emma Ross, all seventh-graders at Ladue Middle School, received a Blue Ribbon at the Academy of Science – St. Louis Science Fair for their project: “Injuries in Middle School Sports.”

LHWHS Seniors Kaplan and Ewald Named All-Stars

Seniors Lex Kaplan and Rob Ewald have both been selected to play under the lights of Busch Stadium on June 14, 2013 in the PNC Baseball All-Star Game.

LHWHS Smith Wins District Golf Championship

Smith Seth Golf

Ladue Horton Watkins High School Senior Seth Smith shot a one-over-par 73 to take home first place by three strokes.   Read the full article from the April 29, 2013 St. Louis Post-Dispatch…

 

2013 Senior Awards Recipients

On April 25, 2013, Ladue Horton Watkins High School honored many outstanding seniors at the annual Senior Awards Program.  Of special note, Samantha Shanker was the recipient of the faculty’s Scholarship Leadership and Service Award and Jeet Das was the recipient of the Dads Club Scholarship.   See the complete list of all Senior Award recipients.

Four LHWHS Students Chosen for STARS Program

 

 

 

 

 

Four Ladue Horton Watkins HIgh School students will get the opportunity to work side-by-side with top scientists this summer and gain hands-on experience in a laboratory research setting.  2013-14 seniors Jacob Jacob, Sarah Jacob, Christine Yan and Yu Ze Zhu are four of nearly 90 high school students from the St. Louis area and beyond who will take part in the program.  Following is the full news release provided by the University of Missouri St. Louis as the coordinator of the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program.   

Old Bonhomme’s Madison Grady Selected to Illustrate Grannie Annie Story

Grady Madison

Out of 156 submissions, Madison Grady was one of 12 artists chosen to illustrate this year’s Grannie Annie. Her illustration for the story Attack of the Polar Bear will be published in the Grannie Annie Anthology of Family Stories Volume 8.  Following is the news release provided by The Grannie Annie.