December 11, 2014, 12:32pm By Chris Chou, MBSA Coordinator
Starting Fall 2015, Longmont High's MBSA students will be guaranteed admissions to Colorado State University. Students who successfully complete the rigorous coursework of the MBSA program, have a minimum 3.25 GPA and ACT composite score 22+, and apply to CSU by November 1 will be guaranteed admissions to this world-class university.
Longmont High School's Medical & BioScience Academy is inviting current 8th and 9th grade students who are interested in the MBSA program to apply for Fall 2015 enrollment. Application instructions can be found here. MBSA applicants must fill out an online application and turn in a recent transcript to the LHS Counseling Office. The application deadline is January 15, 2015.
Congratulations to Longmont High School students Jenna Moore, Hallie Bergner, and Nutsuree Banjerdsin for coming in 3rd place at the Colorado Stock Market Challenge on November 6th. They earned over $400,000 in capital gains during the competition. The competition gave students the opportunity to apply lessons from their Introduction to Business class taught by Jamey DeWitt.
September 5, 2014, 12:50pm By Amy Bounds, The Daily Camera
High School's football players have made it a tradition to spend a day during summer camp focusing on improving the community instead of their own athletic skills.
Their efforts recently garnered the attention of NFL Films, which documented this year's "day of service" for a possible television spot on NBC during Sunday's Broncos game. NFL Films also is planning a compilation showcasing football teams from across the country to air before or during the Super Bowl.
China is an immense and vibrant country with more than 5,000 years of history. Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world. China has the 3rd largest economy and is the 2nd largest trading partner of the United States. Learning Chinese has become important and popular in American schools. Many high schools offer Chinese programs as an advanced curricular experience that requires an application process. SVVSD makes Chinese available to all students without extra requirements.
May 5, 2014, 4:03pm By Chris Chou, MBSA Program Coordinator
The MBSA program at Longmont High School celebrated its inaugural graduating class at the 2014 MBSA Senior Night on April 23, 2014. LHS seniors Keaton Gaibler, Nikolai Harroun, Jessica Perez Diaz and Megan Tulenko presented their senior internship/capstone projects to a group that included the SVVSD superintendent, SVVSD school board members, LHS faculty, LHS students, family members and MBSA program partners.
Kevin Ortiz, one of Longmont High's very talented Music Technology students, has been selected as the recipient of the The University of Colorado at Denver's Summer Music Industry Program. This intensive program will run from June 15-27 with an instructional focus on Performance, Song Writing, Music Business, and Recording Arts.
A group of students in AP Biology (including several MBSA seniors) have been a part of Longmont High School's SMART Team (Students Modeling A Research Topic). The SMART Team has been researching and studying the structure and function of the protein Ricin. With guidance from Dr.