Mission Statement

Lake Howell High School is committed to developing students to their fullest intellectual and social potential in an atmosphere of mutual trust, respect, and collaboration. We provide students with excellent academic and vocational programs using a flexible and relevant curriculum, challenging them to produce their best work and accommodating for individual differences and learning styles. We encourage cooperation among the family, the school, and the community as the best means to ensure that our students assume the personal responsibilities needed for them to reach their greatest potential and become responsible citizens and active, life-long learners in the work force and the global community.

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Assistant Principal: Toni Norton

Webmaster: Belinda Elmer




Welcome To Lake Howell High School


The 5Essentials Survey is here!
Teachers, parents, and students across the district have the opportunity to participate in the 5Essentials Survey.  This survey allows you to share your thoughts on the important elements of school effectiveness. Your survey will provide valuable information on our school and help guide in school improvement.
To take the Parent Survey click here.
To take the Student Survey click here.


Due to maintenance in our cafeteria, 2017 Summer School will be held at Winter Springs High School. Lake Howell WILL host Transition, Drivers Education, and Algebra Boot Camp on campus. Student summer school applications will be made available March 1st.

Senior Letter
Click here to view the Senior letter that was sent home February 16, 2017 regarding senior graduation and end of the year procedures.

Attention Students
Students leaving campus during the school day will need to show their schedule and school ID to leave campus.

NEHS Literacy Week Essay Contest
Congratulations to Alex Kelly, the winner of the National English Honor Society Literacy Week essay contest. Please click here to see her work.

2017 Youth Leaders Program
The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce's Youth Leaders is Central Florida's premier leadership program for high school students designed to develop new leadership skills and expose them to opportunities for engagement in our community. Click here for more information.

2015-2016 School Report Cards
The 2015-2016 School Report Cards have been posted for Lake Howell under the SCPS district page. Click here to view our Report Card.

Florida State Grants & Scholarships
Any senior interested in Florida Grants and/or Scholarships must complete an online application at www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org. This includes Bright Futures Scholarships. Submission of documented community service hours are due by May 1, 2017. Please click here for more information.

Congratulations Mrs. Oliva & Mr. Bridges!
Mrs. Lauren Oliva was named Lake Howell High School's 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year and a Seminole County Teacher of the Year Finalist! Mr. Tim Bridges was named Lake Howell High School's 2016-2017 Support Person of the Year and is one of the Top Five Finalists for SCPS Employee of the Year! Congratulations!

Attention Lake Howell Alumni!
Lake Howell High School is looking for information on any alumni service men or women who are MIA or KIA so we can honor them. They can be any branch of the military or a first responder (police, fire, and rescue). If you know of someone, please contact Lake Howell with the name of the alumni, the year they were at Lake Howell, the branch they served in, and any other important information so that we may look into it. Thank you!

Free & Reduced Lunch

To apply for these benefits for the 2016-2017 school year, click here.

Lake Howell High School Communication

here to find out about the various means that Lake Howell High School uses to communicate information to parents, students, and our community members.  Please sign and use these tools to keep up to date with our Lake Howell community.

eCampus Parent Observer Account
Parents, click here for instructions on how to sign up for an eCampus Observer Account.

School Connects

This system allows us to notify the community of school closings, absences, and emergency situations using email, voice, and text messaging. To receive messages please make sure that all of your contact information is up to date in Skyward. To receive text messages you must opt in by sending the message “join” to 56360. 
Please note you will not be able to reply to text messages sent from the school.

Sports Physicals
Physicals are required for participation in athletics. Paramount Urgent Care in Oviedo is offering $20 physicals with $10 coming back to Lake Howell. What a great way to help out Silver Hawk Athletics! Click here for more information.

2016-2017 Yearbooks
Visit www.yearbookforever.com to begin purchasing your yearbooks, memories, and ads.


Summer Assignments 2017

Click here to find your summer assignments.


Pasta for Pennies Challenge
National Honor Society is holding the Pasta for Pennies Challenge now through February 24th. Your 7th period can earn a free lunch from Olive Garden for raising the most money per student. Donations go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients.

PTSA Scholarship Fundraiser
Beginning February 1st, PTSA is collecting gently used and new shoes to raise funds for our students. Bring shoes to the Front Office Shoe Deposit.

Families in Transition (FIT) Drive
The FIT Drive, hosted by Student Government, will take place February 14 - February 28. We will be collecting hygiene items that will be distributed to Lake Howell families in need of assistance.

No School - Monday, February 20th
Campus will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017.
Tuesday 2/21: Blue Day
Wednesday 2/22: Silver Block Wednesday
Thursday 2/23: Blue Day
Friday 2/24: Silver Day

SAT School Day
All 11th grade (cohort 2018) students will be taking the SAT on Wednesday, March 1st.

Senior Activities

Click here to view a list of the Senior Activities for the remainder of the school year.

March Schedule Change
Monday, March 27: Straight 7
Tuesday, March 28: Blue day
Wednesday, March 29: Silver day

NHS Tutoring
If you need help in any of your classes, free tutoring is provided by National Honor Society every Thursday after school in the Media Center.

Driver's Ed Information Driver's Ed Data Course and Learner's Permit Test Online
Need to take your 4-hour Drug and Alcohol course or your online Driving Rules Test?  Simply click here to begin the registration process.

Faculty vs. Student Basketball Game
March 30, 2017 at 7:00pm in the LHHS Gym

Awards Ceremony
The Senior Awards & Silver Scholars Night will be on April 19, 2017. Reception begins at 6:30pm followed by the ceremony at 7:00pm.


Prom will be on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Sapphire Falls beginning at 6:30pm.

The Class of 2017 will graduate on May 23, 2017 at 2:30pm at the UCF Area.

School Advisory Committee (SAC)

We are off to a great start to the new school year and look forward to seeing everyone at our SAC meetings. We are always looking for new members that represent a cross-section of our diverse student population. If you would like to become a member, please download the following form  and complete & return to school. 

SAC meetings for the 2016-2017 school year:
2/27, 3/13, 4/17, 5/15

FIT's High School Ethics Competition
The Center for Ethics and Leadership at Florida Tech's Bisk College of Business is offering an opportunity to earn a certification in Business Ethics for participating in the High School Ethics Competition on March 10, 2017. The requirements to earn the certification are to successfully participate in the 2017 Ethics Competition and to complete a 4 hour seminar that will be offered on January 28, 2017. For more details, please contact Steve Rivet at srivet@fit.edu or 321-431-9878.

Homecoming 2017
Homecoming Game vs. Lake Minneola: Friday, September 22, 2017
Homecoming Dance: Saturday, September 23, 2017