Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Happy Homecoming week!
FYI – Wednesday is a Late Start ODD period day

Congratulations and GO LIONS!

Congratulations to the Boys C team on their 3-1 win over Chaparral. Goals were scored by Alex Perez and Preston Keeney. Come support JV and Varsity today as they take on Thornton.

Academic Announcements:

Attention Juniors and Seniors – here are this week’s college visits:
Tuesday at 8:00am - Hope College in Holland, Michigan; Post Grad Center
Tuesday at 10:00am - Western State Colorado University in Gunnison, CO; PGC
Thursday at 10:00am - George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia; Post Grad
Thursday at 12:00 - The Minerva Institute for Research and Scholarship will speak to IB STUDENTS ONLY regarding Minerva's Scholarship for Global Understanding, which is awarded to a select few IB students every year who attend Minerva. Forum.
Friday at 11:00am - Seattle University in Seattle, Washington; Post Grad Center

Please sign up on your Naviance account to attend this meeting.  If you need a pass from class, please stop by Post Grad before the meeting.

IB JUNIORS: Remember that you have a mandatory meeting during this Wednesday's late start morning. Wear your Homecoming Week attire (Wednesday is country t-shirt day) and come to the Forum at 7:30 am. We will discuss CAS as well as health and wellness in IB. Breakfast will be provided.

Other Announcements:

Theater Paint Crew is looking for new recruits for “To Kill a Mockingbird”.  If you are interested, there is a signup sheet outside the theatre, or you could talk to the crew chief, Trevor Beutner. Experience is recommended but not necessary. The
show will be at Arapahoe High School so transportation may be needed.

If you ordered a school supply Pack from DECA this year, the flash drives are in.  YOu can pick them up at the DECA store during lunches Monday and Tuesday of next week, or see Mr. Decker in room 1977.

Club Announcements:

FBLA is inviting new and returning members to join us in the Homecoming parade on Friday. Watch your text for information or stop by the Business Office to check in with Mrs. Martin for details.  See you at the parade!!

There will be a FCCLA meeting Thursday in room 1979 (Culinary rm) right after school. Be sure to study for the FCCLA Facts quiz.

Sports Announcements:

Open gyms for girls basketball is TONIGHT from 6-8pm and on every Tuesday evening until the season begins in November!  All players interested in trying out are encouraged to attend.  We look forward to meeting new players and getting back to basketball!  See you on the court!

Homecoming Announcements:

This is Homecoming Week and the theme is Around the World!

  • TODAY is Tourist Day & Girls Powder Puff Game
  • Wednesday is Country t-shirt Day, Dodgeball Tournament & *Bonfire 
  • *Bonfire is from 7:00-8:15pm.  If you are being picked up after the Bonfire, please have your ride here at 8:15pm.  Thank you!
  • Thursday isTieDye Day & Boys Volleyball Tournament
  • Friday is Class T-shirt Day, Pep Assembly, Parade & Football game.

Hey girls it is your time to shine!  Homecoming Powder Puff football is TODAY after school down on the grass soccer fields, so grab your friends, get a team and head down to show the school which class has the most amazing girls!!  Game time is 2:45pm.

Want to win some Homecoming dance tickets?  If so, go to the Boys Soccer game TONIGHT and at halftime play the Homecoming game and you could be the lucky winner!! Game time is 7:00pm.

Homecoming tickets are on sales during A & B lunch in the cafeteria .

Homecoming guest forms are available in the main office and at student services on the purple table. They will be due on September 17, 2015.

Blog Announcements:

LHS PTO would like to extend an invitation to all Littleton High School families to join us for prime Homecoming Parade viewing, Friday September 18th,  on the roof top deck of Merle’s in downtown Littleton. We will be there from 3:00-5:30, cheering on the students! Don’t forget to wear your purple and gold!!!

College Information Night" will take place on Wednesday, September 30, 6:00 - 8:00pm here at school.  Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors, and their parents, will not want to miss this terrific even...you'll find it helpful and college stress relieving!

Back by popular demand!  Mr. Stedron will once again offer his College Essay Workshops during both lunch periods on Tuesday, September 22nd in the Forum.  Seniors who need to write a personal statement or essay for at least one of your college applications will not want to miss this.  Mr. Stedron provides straightforward direction for attacking this often difficult, intimidating piece of writing.  See you there!

Attention Seniors!  Applications for the highly competitive and prestigious Boettcher Scholarship are now available to any senior who wishes to apply. Scholarships recipients receive a four-year full ride scholarship to any college or university in Colorado.  Amazing!   You can find all the details at the Boettcher Scholarship Online Application website.  The deadline for your completed application package is October 1st. Stop by Post Grad for more information.