33% of Seniors selected as National Merit Semifinalists/Commended Students in 2016

Why Study Latin? 7 of 21 Highlands Latin seniors (33%) selected as National Merit Semifinalists/Commended Students in 2016. Congratulations to the 7 Highlands Latin seniors recognized as National Merit Semifinalist/Commended scholars. Over the last 10 years, Highlands Latin has had the highest percentage of National Merit students in Louisville. See our Read more…

HLS 12th Grade Multicopter Competition

Highlands Latin 12th Grade Multicopter Competition   Objective: Build a multicopter from individual components using a programmable board (e.g. arduino) and complete a series of tasks for points. The team with the most points wins. Each team of 12th graders will receive an $850 budget to purchase components for constructing a Read more…

National Merit Program

Why Study Latin? 7 out of 16 Highlands Latin Seniors Recognized in National Merit Scholarship Competition A record 7 out of 16 Highlands Latin seniors were just recognized in the National Merit Scholarship Competition (6 Semifinalists and 1 Commended Student).  Semifinalists represent the top 1% of college-bound seniors. The odds of this just happening by chance are about 1 in Read more…