2020 Lights of Havasu List

School Spirit

Smoketree Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners Announced
Smoketree Elementary School in Lake Havasu City hosted a pumpkin carving contest this year and 75 students entered their masterpieces. Students let their creativity flow as they carved pumpkins into candy apples, popcorn buckets and cartoon characters. Winners are Rozlyn Blanker in second grad... Read More
Jamaica Elementary Hosts Scavenger Hunt Scarecrow Contest
With Halloween top of mind this week, Jamaica Elementary School hosted its first scarecrow contest that is open to the public. This week, voting is open for favorite scarecrows. See the map below and the corresponding addresses. Take a drive and try to find all of the scarecrows. Vote for favorit... Read More
LHHS Drops Home Opener To Glendale
The Lake Havasu High School Fighting Knights kicked off the season Friday night with a loss to the Glendale Cardinals. The Knights fell in the conference opener by a score of 48-26. Havasu scored in the first quarter with a touchdown by Brenton Szymanski, and then the Knights scored again in the ... Read More
The Lake Havasu High School Fighting Knights Cross Country Team took on Kingman High School, Kingman Academy of Learning, Mohave High School  and Parker High School Saturday morning at the Mark Weston Invitational. The event is named for a former Lake Havasu High School student. Mark Weston wa... Read More
Back to school in the time of COVID
By Becky Maxedon The excitement and anticipation of going back to school has taken on an entirely new meaning in 2020. Just like everything else this year, COVID-19 has produced a lot of handwringing and thinking outside the box. Educators in Lake Havasu City have spent the time of lock-down a... Read More
Preschooler’s Graduate From New Day School
New Day School, located at 2915 Havasupai Blvd., celebrated its preschoolers Thursday evening, with a Drive Through Graduation Ceremony. There were three stations set up for the students to stop at as their families drove through the school's parking lot. Station 1: Graduation goody bags; Station... Read More
Construction Begins At LHHS John M. Wade Baseball Field
By Nicole Matheson A new era ushers in excitement with the construction of Lake Havasu High School’s new baseball field while bringing about nostalgic memories of moments past. John M. Wade field, built in 1971 according to Havasu pioneer Larry Grzesiowski , has long stood in memory of the youn... Read More
Parents Host Prom For Juniors and Seniors
The Coronavirus has caused so many plans to be changed or cancelled. Everything from high school graduations to end of year celebrations for students across the country have been scrapped or altered. Because of the current CDC Guidelines, Lake Havasu High School cancelled the 2020 Junior/Senior P... Read More
Identical, Fraternal And Graduated
By Nicole Matheson Twins are an uncommon occurrence, but in the small town of Lake Havasu City, two sets of twins, identical and fraternal, have graduated from high school this highly uncommon school year. There biological differences in how identical and fraternal twins develop in the womb. ... Read More
Telesis Class Of 2020 Graduation Live Streamed
Telesis Preparatory Academy held its 25th graduation Wednesday in a commencement ceremony adapted to the Covid-19 distance requirements. Parents, teachers and guests viewed the live-streamed event on YouTube and Facebook. Noelle Fallis presented the Valedictorian Address for 16 graduating senio... Read More