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…

HLS Debate Team Success

 If you were asked, “Should the U.S. government value rehabilitation over retribution in the Criminal Justice System?” how would you respond? Once you comprehended the question, would you be able to then respond with a clear and logical argument? Could you defend your answer, too? On January 19, the Read more…

Governor’s Cup District Champions

On Saturday, January 19th, the Spring Meadows campus was abuzz as schools from around the Louisville area descended on our campus to test their academic wit in the Governor’s Cup District Competition.  With registration beginning at 7:30 AM and an awards ceremony in the late afternoon, HLS students, parents, and Read more…