Lancer Honors

Recognizing Excellence in our Lancer Community

Class of 2018 Senior Scholarship Awards Night

Congratulations to all of our Lancers who were honored at our Class of 2018 Senior Scholarship Night! A special thanks to the generous donors who contributed to the future success of our Lancers. All photos can be found on our La Follette Counselor Facebook page.

American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation

The American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation has selected our Lancer, Lillian, to received a $2,500 scholarship. Congratulations! We are very proud!

Rotary Youth Awards

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Congratulations to our many Lancers who were honored on May 9. Forty-nine MMSD students received Rotary certificates and cash awards recognizing their scholastic achievements and contributions to our Madison community! Way to go, Hanna, Jamie, Alyssa, Marichel, Megan, Jose, Remmi, Erin, Jenelle, and Miriam! Thanks for making our community a better place!

Women in Focus, Inc. Scholarship Recipients

Our Lancers Nathan, Jackie, and Jhanae received the Women Focus Scholarship. Each year, Women In Focus, Inc. awards scholarships to deserving college-bound students of color. Proceeds from the organization’s annual “I Have a Dream” Scholarship Banquet and Ball, as well as contributions from supporters are used in funding the awards.

Madison-Monona Lioness Healthcare Scholarship

LHS Students Genna and Jahdai were recently awarded the Madison-Monona Lioness Healthcare Scholarship. They will be recognized at a ceremony by the Lioness Club in June. This scholarship recognizes excellence in students who are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare.

Congratulations to our Scholar-Athletes!

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Scholar-athletes Anthony, Tyra, and Josh were recently honored at LHS during an assembly as our La Follette High School Scholar-Athletes of the Year! They were recognized for their dedication to both academics and athletics. Congratulations!

Teacher Mikaela Hagen awarded Kohl Teacher Fellowship

We're very proud of Mikaela Hagen, LHS teacher, who has been recognized as a Kohl Teacher Fellows. The Kohl Teacher Fellowship program recognizes and supports teaching excellence and innovation in the State of Wisconsin.


Educators are selected for their superior ability to inspire a love of learning in their students, their ability to motivate others, and their leadership and service within and outside the classroom. Mikaela met with Herb Kohl to accept $12,000 in grants for our DLI program at LHS.




Friends of UnityPoint Health-Meriter Scholarship

Six La Follette students were named recipients of the 2018 Friends of UnityPoint Health-Meriter scholarship. Recipients include Aaliyah, Genna, Stacy, Peter, Lillian, and Jahdai are being honored for their commitment to healthcare, community and extracurricular involvement, and academic achievements. Each recipient earned $1,000. Students will be honored at a May 2, 2018 reception.
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Madison South Rotary Outstanding Student Award

Maleaha Lucas, LHS senior, was honored by the Madison South Rotary for the Outstanding Student Award, recognizing her for her dedication and hard work.