Thursday, April 3, 2014

Student Recognition & Congratulations:

Congratulations to the girls tennis team for their decisive 6 - 1 victory over Douglas County, including a thrilling come from behind win by the 4- doubles team of Megan Sanders and Katrina Froelich.

Academic Announcements: 

JUNIORS:  MANDATORY ACT Pre-test bubbling will happen today and tomorrow during World History and IB Euro classes.  All juniors must first check into their class for attendance, and then go to the Forum. Any junior who does not have a World History or IB Euro class, should plan to come to the Forum during an off period, AT THE START of the period, on either of these days.  Questions, please stop by the counseling office.

TODAY, a college representative from the Art Institute of Colorado will be in the Counseling Office at 9:30.  Drop by Post Grad if you need a pass.

Attention Juniors, Sophomores and Freshman!  Auditions for the 2014-15 select choirs will take place through Friday, April 11th.  Audition times are listed on the Choir bulletin board outside the Choir room. See Mr. Farrell if you have any questions.

All LHS Students, be part of the "Lion Pride" Band and Orchestra!!  Audition for the LHS Instrumental Music Program are currently happening.  Come see Mr. Emmons in the Band Room to sign-up for auditions for Jazz Ensemble and to talk with him about being in the LHS Band and Orchestra program.

Attention sophomores who are starting the IB Diploma Program next year: you have a MANDATORY meeting at 7 pm  Monday, April 7, to learn about the CAS requirements for IB. We will explain the Creativity, Action and Service program, and give you lots of ideas for projects. Your parents should come, too. See you in the Forum at 7 pm Monday!

Club Announcements: 

The Model United Nations Club will meet in Room 206 at 2:20pm TODAY. This is a crucial meeting for all club members who are participating in the April 12th Denver University Model UN Conference.

DECA students - there is a club meeting after school on TODAY.  Please see Mr. Decker for details.

FBLA members - we have a meeting on TODAY at 2:20 pm in room 124.  We will be making posters for the Shred-A-Thon.  See you then!

The Technology Student Association has a meeting for every member TODAY after school in the tech lab to discuss end of the year activities and next years officer team.

GSA will be holding a meeting concerning Day of Silence, happening April 11.  Day of Silence is a day where students voluntarily stay silent to raise awareness of the bullying and harassment faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.  If you are interested in participating or helping with Day of Silence, meet in the art room, 144 after school this Friday.

Hi Keyclubbers!  Just a reminder that our fundraiser for the Women's Bean Project is ongoing and all orders are due at our next meeting on April 10th.  See Ms. Anthamatten if you have any questions.

Attention all student Council Officers, Ambassadors and General Council members we have a Student Council General Council meeting on Monday April 7th, 2:20 in the Forum.  We need you all there because we need to talk about the LHS LIP DUB!!  Plus there will treats!!

Special Events:

Students it is time for the 2014 LIP DUB!!!  We will be filming on April 23rd after school.  Get your club, activity or sport to sign up ASAP, and reserve your spot.  Sign up sheets are on the cafeteria windows, and turn them in to Mr. Decker in room 127.

Other Announcements:

The DECA store will now be open from 8:30AM to 10:00 AM each day for LHS students to shop.  This will be the only times to get your tasty DECA store treats.

Blog Announcements:

The LPS Summer School brochures are available for pickup in the Counseling Office.  Students MUST fully complete the application and get their counselor's signature and return directly to Arapahoe Community College with payment beginning April 7.  Please see your counselor with questions.

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.

The next PTO meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 9, 10 a.m. in the LHS Admin. Conference Room. Final After-Prom details will be discussed and Dr. Oaks will update us on LHS happenings.  Committee Chair and Faculty reports will be given.  If you are interested in getting involved in your student's school, this will be a great meeting for you to attend as we discuss a few PTO roster openings for the 2014-2015 school year.  Refreshments will be provided.  Hope to see you there!

With prom just around the corner, don’t forget to order your corsage or boutonniere!   Tend Home and Garden will donate 10% of sales to after prom and also give you an additional 10% off of your order. Impress your date with a unique and beautiful corsage or boutonniere. (Please use promo code LION14 when placing your order at 303-794-4665.) Thanks for helping out after-prom!

Tend Home and Garden;; 303-794-4665; 5979 S. University Blvd; Greenwood Village CO  80121

Junior/Senior After-Prom Party / April 26-27, 2014 / Get Involved!  
After-Prom is right around the corner and the After-Prom planning is underway. After-Prom provides a safe and secure place for students to hang out after Prom has ended. All juniors and seniors are invited to attend, regardless of whether they go to Prom or not.

You can help by making a monetary contribution:
After-Prom Party is filled with fun activities including unlimited bowling, laser tag, and billiards. Food and beverages will also be included in the very reasonable admission price ($10). The cost of this event is approximately $10,000.  Tthe After-Prom committee is seeking contributions from families and area businesses. Contributions, payable to LHS PTO After-Prom, may be sent to LHS PTO After-Prom, Littleton High School 199 E Littleton Blvd, Littleton, CO 80121.
Volunteer your time:
Come join us in the planning and execution of the evening. We are looking for enthusiastic parents who want to be a part of this fantastic event. Please contact Michie Sonju at 303-589-2430 / if you wish to help. Various volunteering duties will be announced via sign-up genius in near future, so please stay tuned.