Kiwanis Club of LaBelle awards 2019 scholarships

The Kiwanis Club of LaBelle presented scholarships to LaBelle High School Seniors on Thursday, May 9 at Beef O’Brady’s. A total of 14 graduating seniors were awarded scholarships totaling $18,350. The scholarships are awarded annually to any graduating student at LaBelle High School that completes the application and attends the interview process by the Foundation […]

Middle School ESE Students Welcome Special Visitors!

Plenty of hands were on deck to participate in the therapy horse visit at LaBelle Middle School. All of the students took turns selecting just the right color to place their handprint on Misty, the miniature horse. After painting, Jules, the Arabian, took students for a ride around the campus courtyard. There was no denying […]

Hendry County Seniors’ graduation pranks cross the line

CLEWISTON — The dubious tradition of high school seniors pranking their institutions and classmates as they graduate to the next stage of life crossed the line between fun and harm this year, at least to chagrined Hendry County School District authorities. At LaBelle High School, it was “just” a fake memorandum that a few seniors […]

LaBelle High School Class of 2019 Top 5 Honor Graduates

LaBelle High School (LHS) is pleased to announce that the Class of 2019’s valedictorian is Travis Gayle and the salutatorian is Eduardo Ramirez-Trejo. Top Five Honor graduates also include Stephen Howard, Shareefa Saheed, and Arleth Ortiz Villa. Travis Oraldo Gayle, Valedictorian is ranked number one of 335 students and has a weighted GPA of 5.24. […]

County Oaks third quarter honor rolls

A Honor Roll Aydan Alan Acevedo, Maximiliano Aguilar, Andrew Jacob Patrick Akin, Garcia, Jennifer Almaza, Ivan Rydel Andrade, Jaylynn Anahli Andrade, Januel Riquelme Arias, Ivan Avila-Zea, Alondra Sofia Banda, Roberto Antonio Barillas, Zoe Vanessa Baron, Julyza Nicole Barrios, Bre’nay Brooklyn-Karshay Beckworth, Shane Bishop, Rylan Reginald Bone, Mauricio Briones, Brysen Alvin Broom, Karson David Buckhanan, Havala […]

Students heed the Call of the Wild

Last week, 600 local students attended the 12th Annual “Call of the Wild” Earth Week at the Hendry House. Various stations were set up both inside and around the outside of the Hendry House, and were visited by students from West Glades, Upthegrove, and LaBelle Elementary School. Earth Week attendees learned about current and local […]

LaBelle High School’s Student of the Month for March:

Upthegrove Elementary Citizens of the Month for March

Upthegrove Elementary Citizens of the Month for February

West Glades School Citizens of the month for January 2019