Assistant principal introduces new student-focused projects

Anishi Patel, Staff Writer

October 14, 2019

This year, Lake Park welcomes Ebony Baker into the new position of assistant principal of student development.  Her main focus will be program initiatives for college and career planning and social-emotional supports for stud...

Children’s classic play to take the stage at LP

Alexis Abbott & Sophie Rimer, Contributing Writers

October 4, 2019

This year, Lake Park's Children’s Play is an adaptation of the classic children’s book, Miss Nelson is Missing by Harry Allard and James Marshall.  Miss Nelson is the nicest teacher in the whole school, but she just ...

Former activites director takes on principal duties

Sahana Garrett, Perspective Editor

October 3, 2019

This fall, there's been a new face occupying the principal's office. And now that it's October, our new principal has hit his stride. Dominic Manola was eager to start his career this year and share his dream of helping ...

Itasca to hold another public meeting over proposed recovery center

Jay Harrison, Perspective Editor

September 27, 2019

A scheduled Itasca meeting set to debate and discuss a potential mental health institute’s installation was rescheduled last week after a record turnout of people filled the forum beyond capacity.  On Wednesday, residents and concerned partie...

Support Our Troops drive calls for donations

May 15, 2019

This week, Lake Park is hosting a service drive for U.S. troops. Students can bring donations to their first hour course through Friday. The drive is for Operation Support Our Troops--America, an organization that sends care...

Lake Park’s Gatsby-themed prom sure not to disappoint

Riley Ellison, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

PROM! It’s been the word that has been on almost every senior’s mind since the beginning of this year, or even since freshman year. The date, the dress, the pictures, all the things that will make a perfect night. This...

LP’s spring musical released this week

Riley Ellison, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

April showers bring… musicals? That’s right, it’s time for Lake Park’s annual musical, which this year is The Wedding Singer, a story about Robbie Hart, a rock-star-wannabe turned wedding singer who falls in love with a waitress, Juli...

Dance Ensemble performs annual show

Shana Jose, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

On Thursday, April 11th and Friday, April 12th, Lake Park Dance Ensemble performed their annual showcase. This year, Dance Ensemble decided to take on a different approach than previous years by following a theme: “Help...

Open mic night returns to LP

Bailey Rezman, Perspective Editor

March 18, 2019

Poetry Club sponsored their very own Open Mic Night this past Thursday and revived the event after it hadn't been put on in years. After having to reschedule the original day, English teacher Josie Cloud and participants worked...