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LHS Awards

  • PLTW Distinguished Program

    • PLTW Distinguished Program Recognition celebrates districts and schools committed to helping students own their education by increasing student access, engagement, and achievement in their PLTW programs.

  • Niche

    • Explore the best schools in your area based on key statistics and millions of student and parent reviews.

  • College Success Award

    • GreatSchools College Success Award recognizes and celebrates public high schools across the country that excel at helping students enroll and succeed in college.

  • U.S. News & World Reports

    • The U.S. News Best High Schools rankings include data on nearly 24,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Nearly 18,000 schools were ranked on six factors based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college.

  • LHStoday Awards 
    • 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 School Newspaper’s Online Distinguished Site
    • More than 50 Best of SNO stories since the 2018-19 school year
    • Excellent rating by JournalismSTL for 2019 and 2020
    • Superior rating by Missouri Journalism Education Association 2022
    • 8th place Best of Show large school division National Scholastic Press Association, fall 2022
  • Talon Yearbook 
    • 6th place nationally in Best of Show from the National Scholastic Press Association, fall 2022
    • 2022 National Scholastic Press Association Pacemaker finalist