Thursday, April 16, 2015

Today is an ODD Period Day –

Student Recognition & Congratulations:

Congratulations to the Girls’ Varsity soccer team for their one nil win over Standley Lake last night. Sarah Gray scored from an assist by Taylor Hancock. Goalkeeper, Shayna Watkins, saved a penalty kick in preserving the shutout. The ladies are currently second in the Jeffco League.

Congratulations to the Boys Varsity lacrosse for the 12-4 win over Fountain Valley!

Your Lion Ultimate teams were both victorious over CA yesterday. The boys won 11-9 and the X Chomosomes girls' team beat CA 10-2.

Sports Announcements:

“Open gyms” for girls basketball are back!  Anyone interested in playing summer basketball and trying out next year is encouraged to attend.  We will see you on the court from 6:00-8:00 tonight.

Club Announcements:

FCCLA has a meeting TODAY after school in room 120.  We will be finalizing plans for the bake sale, so please do not miss this meeting.

Academic Announcements:

Attention all students taking AP exams:  Please come to the Forum to bubble for the AP exam, you will only need to come to one session: TODAY, A lunch, B lunch or after school 2:20-3:00 or Friday April 17 before or after school.  If you have an IB conflict you will need to see Mrs. Zerr.

An admissions representative from the University of Kansas in Lawrence will be in the Post Grad Center on TODAY, at 1:00 pm.

Reminder for Seniors - Get on the map!  Have you decided where you're going to college?  If so, stop by the Post Grad Center and let us know.  We'll put your picture with your name and college on the maps outside the cafeteria and in Post Grad!  

Special Events:

The Make A Wish Week "kick-off" event is TODAY when you can purchase a piece of duct tape to tape our Student Body President Seth Goldstein to a WALL in the cafeteria during both A and B lunches!  It will cost you $1.00 to get a piece of tape--and we will need A LOT of tape to get him to stay on the wall!!  So, bring your dollar bills this Thursday and help us Kick Off Make a Wish Week (April 20-24th)

There are only two days left to pick a teacher for the Make A Wish pie throwing contest.  Get your change together and place it in the teacher’s bucket to choose which teacher will get a pie thrown at them!

We still have room for more Dodgeball teams--so sign your team up and help support Quinn and Make a Wish Week!!  We also have room for a couple more bands for the Battle of the Bands on Thursday next week...sign up in the theater hallway!!  Come on Lions and show how much you can give to Quinn's wish!!

Prom Announcements:

Prom tickets on sale now and going all week during lunches in the cafeteria.

Tickets for this year’s After-Prom are now on sale.  Students do not need to attend Prom to come to After Prom.  This year’s After-Prom festivities will take place at Brunswick Zone - Lone Tree from 11:30pm-3:00am.  Your $15 ticket includes unlimited bowling, laser tag, billiards, arcade games and raffle prizes including an iPad Mini.    There will be plenty of food and drink to take care of the late night munchies.  Parents and students can purchase tickets online from the LHS home page or at school Thursday and Friday, April 23rd and 24th during lunch periods.

Prom will be at the Highlands Ranch mansion.  There is very limited parking at the mansion, and you will only be allowed to park there if you have a parking pass.  There is plenty of parking at Mountain Vista High School, just about a quarter mile away, and we will have busses to take you to and from the dance.  There is more information to come.

Blog Announcements:

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

Prom guest forms will be available in student services and the main office. They will be due on April 23, 2015.

Attention Sophomore and Juniors.  The University of Colorado at Denver wants YOU!  They have invited any and all of you who may be interested in learning more about UCD to attend their "Preview Day" on Friday, April 24th at the Auraria Campus.  To find out more and to sign up to attend this free and exciting event, simply Google "Preview CU Denver".  This is a cool event that will give you terrific insight about the college experience at CU Denver.

Attention all students who may be interested in attending one of the military academies like the Air Force Academy, West Point, the Naval Academy or the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. A free information day will take place at South High School on Saturday, April 25th from 1:00-4:00pm. You'll learn about the process of getting nominated in order to apply to these very special academies. If you have questions about the military or the military academies, see Mr. Puchino in the Counseling Office.

Attention freshman and sophomores the Littleton Public Schools Educational Technology Advisory Committee is accepting applications from students. If you are interested in technology and would like to contribute ideas to technology initiatives in the schools, apply today! The committee meets at 6:30 pm on the last Wednesday of the month during the school year. Meetings rotate among the Littleton schools. Please come to the main office for information on filing out an application.