Friday, October 3, 2014

Today is an EVEN Period Day – Periods

Student Recognition & Congratulations:

The boys tennis team had a phenomenal performance at the regional tournament, finishing in 2nd place. Gritty, 3-set victories by senior co-captains Nathan Schultz and Seth Goldstein, and yet another come from behind win from junior Jake Anderson led the way. A special congratulations to state qualifiers Nathan Stauffer, Michael Craig, and Seth Goldstein who will head to Pueblo next week for the season ending tournament.

Congratulations to our JV and Varsity volleyball team who defeated the visiting Evergreen Cougars. JV won in a tight two game battle, 25-23 and 26-24. The varsity also swept the Cougars 3 games to 0. Sophomore Emma Parkhurst ran the offence with 27 assist and senior Haley Hannah finished with 12 kills and 2 blocks. Both senior Kathryn Gerken and sophomore Mallory Burbage finished with 9 kills. Thanks to all the fans who donated and came out to support the girls for the Pink Out match.

Congratulations to your LION ULTIMATE mixed team on their 15-6 win against Collegiate Academy of Colorado yesterday. Both teams were undefeated going into this game and your LHS Ultimate team is still undefeated.

Special Events:

All Students!  Let's come out and support our LHS football team TODAY as they take on Green Mountain High School at 4p.m. here at Littleton.  On behalf of the LHS Spirit Club we want to make this a BLACK OUT game.  So everyone wear black and come show your school spirit!

Academic Announcements: 

TODAY, representatives from Scripps College, Grand Canyon University and the University of Missouri will meet with juniors and seniors. Sign up on Naviance, and go to the Post Grad Center if you need a pass.

Attention Sophomores and Juniors: The PSAT test date is Wednesday, October 15th at 7:30am in the South Gym. Sign-ups conclude Friday, October 10th. Sign up in the counseling office and bring $20 (non-refundable). Space is limited so do not wait until the last minute!

Club Announcements:

ATTENTION all Student Council Officers, Ambassadors and General Council members, there is a full General Council meeting on Monday Oct. 6th!  We will set Halloween committees and talk about Leadership Conference opportunities, see you there!

There will be an informational meeting for the Summer 2015 Service Learning in Kenya trips on Monday, October 6th in the Forum between 10:30 and 11:10am. Additionally, trip information overviews are available on the World Club Bulletin Board outside the LHS Library entrance.

Other Announcements:

The Library will close today at 2:30.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Picture re-takes are scheduled for Tuesday, October 7 for students who missed picture day or for students who would like to retake their picture. Order forms are in the main office and by student services.  

Are you an artist? A photographer? Do you write stories or poems? Then we want your work! We are the Inspirlions, a school organization determined to display the talented work of our students and staff to the rest of the world. How can you get your work in? It’s simple. Go to the back of our sample issue located on the school home page. From there you will find instructions on how to get your submissions to us. And keep in mind our next issue will be Halloween themed, but we will consider all works for this and future issues.

Blog Announcements:

Attention students - the Library will close at 2:30 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday again next week.  Please plan accordingly and sorry for the inconvenience.

Picture re-takes are scheduled for Tuesday, October 7. Students who missed picture day at the beginning of school year may stop by the theater lobby during an off period or lunch to have a picture taken. Also, students who are not happy with their first picture may bring the entire picture packet into the photographer and a new picture will be taken. Order forms may be picked up in the main office any time before picture day and should be given to the photographer at the time of pictures.

Save the date for Student/Parent/Teacher Conferences on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 14 & 15

Parents save the date! The next PTO meeting will be on October 8, at 10am. We will be introducing Sam Adams-Berger, clinical social worker for Littleton High School. She will be talking to us about helping our students manage stress during these busy high school days. We hope to see you there!

Girls’ Lacrosse: It’s not too early to be thinking about Spring! The Heritage-Littleton (H/L) lacrosse club is the combined team of players from Heritage and Littleton High Schools. Girls’ lacrosse is a no-cut sport and the team encourages all players – both experienced and new – to be part of their program. The team is hosting fall fun toss-arounds with games & prizes! It's a great chance to come out and see if lacrosse is for you! Join us on October 9th or 14th from 2:30 – 3:30 on the Heritage soccer fields – equipment will be available for anyone to use. The team will also announce a date for Littleton HS, but players are encouraged to attend any of the toss-arounds. For new players and families, please go to our website for more information and to sign up to receive all of our informational emails.