Friday, September 16, 2011

Friday, September 16, 2011

Student Recognition & Congratulations:

Congratulations to the Boy’s soccer teams for their wins last night over Douglas County HS – JV’s score was 2-1 and Varsity’s score was 3-1! Way to go LIONS!!

Congratulations to the LHS Ultimate Frisbee team on their first game and first win yesterday at Colorado Academy! Practice is at 3:00 on Monday; we would welcome more girls to our team!

Club Announcements:

Greetings Philosophers: Due to the homecoming parade and other festivities, Philosophy Club will NOT meet this Friday. Again, no Philosophy Club this week. See you next Friday.

Academic Announcements:

We have representatives from several colleges visiting our school this week. Sign up in Naviance, and then go to the Counseling office to attend the meetings. - Today, a representative from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana will be here at 10 a.m. Tuesday, meet with a Boston College representative at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, representatives from Metro State College, Macalester College in Minnesota, and Tufts University in Massachusetts will be available.

Seniors: Space is filling up quickly for the FREE college essay workshop coming up on Saturday morning, October 8th in the Library. If you want to attend to get some extra help brainstorming your topic or reviewing your draft, sign up now in the Post Grad Center.

PSAT registration will begin Monday, Sept. 19. The test will be on Oct. 12 from 7:30-11:30 am. Cost is $20 non-refundable, cash or check made to LHS. Sign-up in the Counseling Office before Oct. 7.

Advisement for seniors with last names M-Z will be Wed., Sept. 21 beginning at 7:20 in the Business Hallway. Rosters with room assignments will be posted.

Special Events:

Last day of LHS Candyland Fun SCAVANGER HUNT!! – Today’s clue -: We finish where we started but on the other side, this place is not well known to the average eye. But if you are on the speech team you will know where to try. This is the final castle; Mr. Stedron knows it’s worth the hassle!

Today is our Homecoming pep assembly—time to show off your class t-shirts--the parade through downtown Littleton starts at 3pm - if you are not in a float come out and watch the fun! The tailgater starts at 6pm at the football stadium, only $3 for all you can eat!! The football game against Falcon High School from Colorado Springs is at 7pm and finally, the dance on Saturday from 8:00-11:00pm in the south gym!! Remember to bring your student ID for game and dance entry. Come and join the fun!!!

HOMECOMING TICKETS are on sale in the cafeteria during lunches today. They are $15 with a dollar off if you bring in a new school supply. Tickets WILL be sold at the door the night of the dance starting at 8pm for the same price.

Other Announcements:

Attention seniors! Senior pictures are due this today. Photos should be turned in to Mrs. Smith in room 140. If you have questions or concerns, please see Mrs. Smith.

Picture retake and make up day is Tuesday September 20th from 10:30-12:30 in the theater lobby. For picture retakes, bring your current picture package with you for exchange. For those who missed pictures in August, pictures will be taken for you to get a current student ID. Picture order envelopes are available in the main office. See Ms. Mortenson in the main office with any other questions.

If your family was unable to pick up your prepaid LHS Directory at Back-to-School Night, they will be available for pick up near the entrance gate prior to the 7:00 Homecoming Football game this Friday, September 16, as well as in the theatre lobby prior to the 7:00 Collage Choir Concert on Wednesday, September 21. Please stop by and pick yours up. Thank you.

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Student Recognition & Congratulations:

LHS DECA 2011-2012 Officers
Congratulations to the newly elected 2011-2012 LHS DECA officer group!
President
Nick Thompson
Vice-Presidents
Lanie Sumlin – period 5
Jack Rothbrock – period 4
Alexandra Horvat – period 6
Murtidevi Nauth – period 9
Secretary
Jane Baer
Treasurer
Lindsey Payson
Reporter
Eileen Penny
Historians
Amanda Christensen
Kelly Dinneen
Juliet Tolley
Professional Development Chairman
Adam Butterman
Best of success to the Littleton DECA chapter in this year’s activities, competition and endeavors.

Club Announcements:

FCCLA will be meeting today after school in room 120. Join us for our Ice Cream Sundae Quiz. The more you know about FCCLA, the more toppings you get on your ice cream.

The Peace Jam Club will meet today in Room 206 between 2:20 and 2:50pm

Greetings Philosophers: Due to the homecoming parade and other festivities, Philosophy Club will NOT meet this Friday. Again, no Philosophy Club this week. See you next Friday.

Are you musically talented and have a passion to help those in need? Do you want some community service hours? Come join Goodstock, LHS’s first club devoted to music and service. Goodstock’s first meeting is this Thursday, Sept 15 in room 110 at 2:30. This new club will be organizing a concert of musicians and vocalists to benefit One.org, an organization that alleviates poverty around the world, and ChildFund, which sponsors children in need around the world. If you are interested in performing or helping organize our benefit concert, please come to the first meeting this Thursday in room 110 after school!

TSA'ers, we need your help to complete our homecoming float. Please help us build after school or during off hours. We would appreciate all the help we can get. Also, there is a general meeting this Thursday in the tech lab. Hope to see you all there.

Student Council members - don’t forget to bring your candy and desserts into Ms Prestel’s office in the social studies department today! Thanks so much for your help!

Are you ready for the Pep assembly tomorrow? Today is the last day to pick up or purchase your class t-shirt - See you during lunches and after-school in the cafeteria! Class t-shirts will NOT be available Friday AT ALL.

FBLA members...We are meeting in room 124 by 2:25 pm on Friday to arrange rides to the parade and for you to pick up your club t-shirt to wear to the parade! Happy Homecoming Week!

Sports Announcements:

Open gym time for girl’s basketball has been changed for this Thursday night only. Tonight we will meet from 4:30- 6:30 in the south gym. All girls interested in playing basketball this season are encouraged to attend. See you then!

Homecoming this Friday--game time 7 pm! Don't miss this match up against Falcon High School from Colorado Springs. And on Saturday at 10 a.m., be here for the JV match. Cheer for the Littleton Lions!

Academic Announcements:

PSAT registration will begin Monday, Sept. 19. The test will be on Oct. 12 from 7:30-11:30 am. Cost is $20 non-refundable, cash or check made to LHS. Sign-up in the Counseling Office before Oct. 7.

Advisement for seniors with last names M-Z will be Wed., Sept. 21 beginning at 7:20 in the Business Hallway. Rosters with room assignments will be posted.

Special Events:

Hey, Hey, HEY it's HOMECOMING WEEK!! Today is Pinata day - did you wear every bright color you own? Friday is a ton of fun starting with the pep assembly--wear your class t-shirts--the parade through downtown Littleton starts at 3pm, if you are not in a float come out and watch the fun! There is a tailgater starting at 6pm at the football stadium and then the football game at 7pm and finally, the dance on Saturday!! Come and join the fun!!!

CANDYLAND SCAVANGER HUNT!! Remember, Student Council is going to have fun places from the Candyland Game set up around the school, if you find the location of the fun place, then take a picture of YOU at the PLACE and then come up to room 209—be the first 10 people--and show MS Prestel—she will give you a coupon for $2 off of your Homecoming Ticket!! Remember, if you are among the first 10 people to find the place all week—you will get a FREE HOMECOMING TICKET!! Here is the clue for today— Thursday’s clue: You will see those who keep our school clean, hidden in the woods of a child's dream, but it would make your dentist scream. It so sweet, you'll lick it clean. They're sweet on a stick, but eat too many, and you'll be sick.

HOMECOMING TICKETS are on sale in the cafeteria during lunches and will continue through Friday. We will also sell them before school on Thursday and Friday. They are $15 with a dollar off if you bring in a new school supply. Tickets WILL be sold at the door the night of the dance starting at 8pm--they are the same price.

Students, just a reminder about the dance rules this year: you will be given a wristband to wear, this is NOT to allow you to go in and out of the dance, but for the administration and Student Council sponsors to monitor your dancing. Remember, no excessive grinding, hands stay on waist or shoulders and basically don’t do any type of moves that would embarrass your parents  Thanks for your cooperation!

Homecoming Dance Guest Forms are due today by 12:00 p.m. in Student Services office.

Other Announcements:

Attention seniors! Senior pictures are due this Friday, September 16. Photos should be turned in to Mrs. Smith in room 140. If you have questions or concerns, please see Mrs. Smith by Friday.

Like frozen yogurt? Support LHS After Prom and buy your treat this week from Yogo Mojo! Just pick up a Yogo Mojo card in the main office or at the attendance office and turn it in with your purchase. 20% from purchases will go to the LHS After Prom budget. Go early and go often! Enjoy Yogo Mojo this week!

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Club Announcements:

Don’t forget to come to Green Club today after school! We meet every Wed in room 132E.

Are you musically talented and have a passion to help those in need? Do you want some community service hours? Come join Goodstock, LHS’s first club devoted to music and service. Goodstock’s first meeting is this Thursday, Sept 15 in room 110 at 2:30. This new club will be organizing a concert of musicians and vocalists to benefit One.org, an organization that alleviates poverty around the world, and ChildFund, which sponsors children in need around the world. If you are interested in performing or helping organize our benefit concert, please come to the first meeting this Thursday in room 110 after school!

TSA'ers, we need your help to complete our homecoming float. Please help us build after school or during off hours. We would appreciate all the help we can get. Also, there is a general meeting this Thursday in the tech lab. Hope to see you all there.

Student Council members - don’t forget to bring your candy and desserts into Ms Prestel’s office in the social studies department by Thursday! Thanks so much for your help!

Have you picked up your class t-shirt yet? They are available through Thursday during lunches and after-school in the cafeteria!

FBLA members...don't forget we will be walking in the parade on Friday. Plan to meet in Mrs. Martin's room (124) by 2:25 pm to arrange rides. Drop off your membership packet during this week and you will get your t-shirt so you can wear it in the parade! Happy Homecoming Week!

Sports Announcements:

Homecoming this Friday--game time 7 pm! Don't miss this match up against Falcon High School from Colorado Springs. And on Saturday at 10 a.m., be here for the JV match. Cheer for the Littleton Lions!

Academic Announcements:

PSAT registration will begin Monday, Sept. 19. The test will be on Oct. 12 from 7:30-11:30 am. Cost is $20 non-refundable, cash or check made to LHS. Sign-up in the Counseling Office before Oct. 7.

Advisement for seniors with last names M-Z will be Wed., Sept. 21 beginning at 7:20 in the Business Hallway. Rosters with room assignments will be posted.

Special Events:

Hey, Hey, HEY it's HOMECOMING WEEK!! Today is Little Kids Twins day, Thursday is Pinata day and that means to wear every bright color you own! Friday is a ton of fun starting with the pep assembly--wear your class t-shirts--the parade through downtown Littleton starts at 3pm, if you are not in a float come out and watch the fun! There is a tailgater starting at 6pm at the football stadium and then the football game at 7pm and finally, the dance on Saturday!! Come and join the fun!!!

CANDYLAND SCAVANGER HUNT!! Remember, Student Council is going to have fun places from the Candyland Game set up around the school, if you find the location of the fun place, then take a picture of YOU at the PLACE and then come up to room 209—be the first 10 people--and show MS Prestel—she will give you a coupon for $2 off of your Homecoming Ticket!! Remember, if you are among the first 10 people to find the place all week—you will get a FREE HOMECOMING TICKET!! Here is the clue for today— Wednesday - Where you go to find the answer to 2x15, hang with Queen Frostine, and a tiny man with shiny earrings. Set Sail on this frosty sea. What an adventure it will be.

Student Council has yet another way for you to win a discount coupon for a Homecoming ticket!! Be the first 5 people to find Ms Prestel’s TWIN today, take a picture with whoever it is and come up and show Ms Prestel in room 209 and you will get $2 off a Homecoming ticket!! Good luck!

HOMECOMING TICKETS are on sale in the cafeteria during lunches and will continue through Friday. We will also sell them before school on Thursday and Friday. They are $15 with a dollar off if you bring in a new school supply. Tickets WILL be sold at the door the night of the dance starting at 8pm--they are the same price.

Students, just a reminder about the dance rules this year: you will be given a wristband to wear, this is NOT to allow you to go in and out of the dance, but for the administration and Student Council sponsors to monitor your dancing. Remember, no excessive grinding, hands stay on waist or shoulders and basically don’t do any type of moves that would embarrass your parents  Thanks for your cooperation!

Homecoming Dance Guest Forms are available at Student Services and will be due September 15, 2011 by 12:00 p.m.

Other Announcements:

Attention seniors! Senior pictures are due this Friday, September 16. Photos should be turned in to Mrs. Smith in room 140. If you have questions or concerns, please see Mrs. Smith by Friday.

Like frozen yogurt? Support LHS After Prom and buy your treat this week from Yogo Mojo! Just pick up a Yogo Mojo card in the main office or at the attendance office and turn it in with your purchase. 20% from purchases will go to the LHS After Prom budget. Go early and go often! Enjoy Yogo Mojo this week!

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Club Announcements:

Due to Homecoming activities Ping Pong Club is cancelled today – see you next week.

TSA'ers, we need your help to complete our homecoming float. Please help us build after school or during off hours. We would appreciate all the help we can get. Also, there is a general meeting this Thursday in the tech lab. Hope to see you all there.

Class T-shirts will be available through Thursday during lunches and after-school! Mark those dates in your planner so you won’t be the only one not wearing your class t-shirt at the homecoming pep assembly!

FBLA members...don't forget we will be walking in the parade on Friday. Plan to meet in Mrs. Martin's room (124) by 2:25 pm to arrange rides. Drop off your membership packet during this week and you will get your t-shirt so you can wear it in the parade! Happy Homecoming Week!

Sports Announcements:

Wrestling meeting today in room 133W at 2:20.

We have a huge tennis match today against cross-town rival Heritage. Show your Homecoming spirit by coming out to support your team—varsity playing here and the JV at Gallup park.

Academic Announcements:

Attention Seniors! An admissions representative from Pepperdine University will be here today, in the Counseling Department. If you are interested in learning more about Pepperdine...which is, by the way, located in Malibu, California...sign up QUICK on Naviance...and come to the Counseling Department at 10:30. You'll have the chance to meet with the rep, ask questions, and get a lot of information and insight into Pepperdine University.

Special Events:

Hey, Hey, HEY it's time for HOMECOMING WEEK!! Today is Nerd(z) Day, Wednesday is Little Kids Twins day, Thursday is PiƱata day where you dress up in all your BRIGHTEST colors!! Friday is a ton of fun starting with the pep assembly--wear your class t-shirts--the parade through downtown Littleton starts at 3pm, if you are not in a float come out and watch the fun! There is a tailgater starting at 6pm at the football stadium and then the football game at 7pm and finally, the dance on Saturday!! Come and join the fun!!!

CANDYLAND SCAVANGER HUNT!! Remember, Student Council is going to have fun places from the Candyland Game set up around the school, if you find the location of the fun place, then take a picture of YOU at the PLACE and then come up to room 209—be the first 10 people--and show MS Prestel—she will give you a coupon for $2 off of your Homecoming Ticket!! Remember, if you are among the first 10 people to find the place all week—you will get a FREE HOMECOMING TICKET!! Here is the clue for today— Tuesday - In the study you will find something as sweet as Christmas, possibly stranger than fiction. Don't read between the lines, read between the R's. When you see Tom Sawyer, don't look far.

HOMECOMING TICKETS will be on sale starting Today in the cafeteria during lunches and will continue through Friday. We will also sell them before school on Thursday and Friday. They are $15 with a dollar off if you bring in a new school supply. Tickets WILL be sold at the door the night of the dance starting at 8pm--they are the same price.

Homecoming Dance Guest Forms are available at Student Services and will be due September 15, 2011 by 12:00 p.m.

Other Announcements:

For students needing help in Math & Science Lockheed Martin tutoring will be here Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6:00-7:30pm in room 107. Please use the forum entrance.

Like frozen yogurt? Support LHS After Prom and buy your treat this week from Yogo Mojo! Just pick up a Yogo Mojo card in the main office or at the attendance office and turn it in with your purchase. 20% from purchases will go to the LHS After Prom budget. Go early and go often! Enjoy Yogo Mojo this week!

Monday, September 12, 2011

Monday, September 12, 2011

Club Announcements:

Current NHS members, the first NHS meeting of the year is today at 2:20 in the forum.

Class T-shirts will be available Mon-Thurs next week during lunches and after-school! Mark those dates in your planner so you won’t be the only one not wearing your class t-shirt at the homecoming pep assembly!

FBLA members...don't forget we will be walking in the parade on Friday. Plan to meet in Mrs. Martin's room (124) by 2:25 pm to arrange rides. Drop off your membership packet during this week and you will get your t-shirt so you can wear it in the parade! Happy Homecoming Week!

Sports Announcements:

There will be an informational wrestling meeting tomorrow in room 133W at 2:20.

Special Events:

CANDYLAND SCAVANGER HUNT!! Remember, Student Council is going to have fun places from the Candyland Game set up around the school, if you find the location of the fun place, then take a picture of YOU at the PLACE and then come up to room 209—be the first 10 people--and show MS Prestel—she will give you a coupon for $2 off of your Homecoming Ticket!! Remember, if you are among the first 10 people to find the place all week—you will get a FREE HOMECOMING TICKET!! Here is the clue for today—Monday: The dungeon may be scary, but it’s also sweet. Keep going when you hear the monster beats. The iron is pumping and the staircase is gummy.

Do you like to play games? If so there is a CANDYLAND TOURNAMENT after school Tuesday for Homecoming week!! Come to the cafeteria and have some fun re-living your childhood with this fun game! It’s also a good way to kick off Homecoming week!! IT doesn’t cost anything to play and you could win $3 off of your Homecoming ticket! See you there!! Plus, don’t forget to head down to the grass soccer fields on Wed to watch Powder Puff Football, who will be the best girl team out there?? Will the freshmen beat the juniors or the sophomores beat the seniors, come out and see! Then Thursday it’s time to cheer on the guys as they pass, set and spike their way to a volleyball championship! All games start at 2:45 and will be a blast!! Sign up sheets for volleyball and PowderPuff football are in the main office and library! HOMECOMING WEEK—IT CAN’T BE BEAT!!

HOMECOMING TICKETS will be on sale starting Tuesday in the cafeteria during lunches and will continue through Friday. We will also sell them before school on Thursday and Friday. They are $15 with a dollar off if you bring in a new school supply. Tickets WILL be sold at the door the night of the dance starting at 8pm--they are the same price.

Hey, Hey, HEY it's time for HOMECOMING WEEK!! Student Council has an entire week of fun planned for you – today is Pajama Day, Tuesday is Nerd(z) Day, Wednesday is Little Kids Twins day, Thursday is PiƱata day where you dress up in all your BRIGHTEST colors!! There is also a FANTASTIC Candyland Game Tournament Tuesday after school, Wednesday is girls PowderPuff--we want the biggest crowd ever to watch down on the grass soccer fields starting at 2:45! Thursday is boy’s volleyball in the north gym starting at 2:45--come see the guys kill that volleyball! Friday is a ton of fun starting with the pep assembly--wear your class t-shirts--the parade through downtown Littleton starts at 3pm, if you are not in a float come out and watch the fun! There is a tailgater starting at 6pm at the football stadium and then the football game at 7pm and finally, the dance on Saturday!! Come and join the fun!!!

Homecoming Dance Guest Forms are available at Student Services and will be due September 15, 2011 by 12:00 p.m.

Other Announcements:

Students: If you do not have a computer at home, there are free computers available. If you are interested please stop by the main office and speak with Mrs. Mashak.

Picture retake, make up day will be Tuesday September 20th in the theater lobby from 10:30-12:30pm. If you missed picture day in August, please come during your off time.

Like frozen yogurt? Support LHS After Prom and buy your treat this week from Yogo Mojo across the street by King Soopers! Just pick up a Yogo Mojo card in the main office or at the attendance office and turn it in with your purchase. The owner has agreed to give 20% of the income from purchases made by the LHS community (including students, staff and families) to the LHS After Prom budget. Go early and go often! Enjoy Yogo Mojo this week!