Thursday, February 11, 2016


Student Recognition & Congratulations:

Please congratulate Littleton FCCLA on demonstrating their outstanding knife cut skills and taking home the win from the District Salsa Wars.

Congratulations to all of the Varsity Lady Lionfish who competed at the league meet last Friday and Saturday!  The team placed 5th overall and added more state qualifying times:  Abbey VanKooten in the 200 Individual Medley and 100 Freestyle; Reganne Fornstrom in the 200 Individual Medley; Lydia VanKooten in the 50 Freestyle; and Hailey Egelhoff in the 100 Backstroke.  Way to go ladies! Congratulations also to Emily Sanders for a state qualifying time in 100 Backstroke at the CO Coaches Invitational.

Finishes in the finals heats of the varsity league meet:

  • 200 Medley Relay-5th place-Hailey Egelhoff, Claire Tronrud, Reganne Fornstrom & Anna Maestas
  • 200 Individual Medley-6th place-Abbey VanKooten
  • 50 Freestyle-6th place-Lydia VanKooten
  • 100 Freestyle-7th place-Claire Tronrud, 8th place-Abbey VanKooten
  • 200 Free Relay-5th place-Lydia VanKooten, Kendall Pruitt, Reganne Fornstrom & Abbey VanKooten
  • 100 Backstroke-8th place-Hailey Egelhoff
  • 100 Breaststroke-4th place-Claire Tronrud, 8th place-Lydia VanKooten
  • 400 Free Relay-6th place-Abbey VanKooten, Hailey Egelhoff, Claire Tronrud & Lydia VanKooten

Good luck at the state championships this weekend!

Academic Announcements:

The Fashion Design, Teacher Cadet and Early Childhood Education Programs will be in the lunchroom TODAY during both A & B lunch. Stop by their table and learn about these programs if you are interested in fashion and teaching as careers.

Registration for the 2016-2017 school year will be in the Forum during A or B lunch as follows:
Current 9th graders for sophomore year        TODAY & 2/12
Current 11th graders for senior year               February 16 & 17

For students needing help in Math & Science, Lockheed Martin tutoring will be here TONIGHT from 6:00-7:30pm in room 1740.  Please use the forum entrance.

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  An admissions representative from Western Nebraska Community College in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, will visit LHS on Tuesday, February 16th at 1:30 pm.  Please sign up on your Naviance account to attend.

Special Events:

Do you have a talent no-one knows about?  Can you sing or maybe dance?  If so, you need to sign up for LIONS FOLLIES!  This is Student Council's annual Talent and Variety Show to make money for Prom.  We need all kinds of acts--singing, dancing, bands, skits, juggling....whatever you can do; we would love to have you!  Audition sign-up sheets are in the theater hallway and in the language arts hallway next to the Student Council bulletin boards.  Auditions are NEXT week Feb. 16-19.  We hope to see you there!

Don't miss the Harlem Wizards vs the Littleton Legends on Friday, February 12th @ 7pm.  These super-star basketball players will show their skills, drills and tricks against Littleton teachers, staff & high school students. This fun evening will be held at the LHS gym. Buy your tickets NOW!   Tickets are available to purchase online and in the Athletic Office. Invite your friends, family, teammates, and neighbors to this fun community event!

Sports Announcements:

The Boys swim team has informational papers regarding the upcoming season in the athletic office.  If you are swimming please swing by and pick one up.  The swim packet has information on team apparel as well as pre-season practices.  Hurry!!!

Club & Activity Announcements:

Attention all Student Council members, we need your help TODAY after school to put together Val-O-Grams!!  Since we were unable to have our General Council meeting last week, we did not get a committee together; so this has to be a combined effort among Officers and Ambassadors!! PLEASE, PLEASE come to room 2618 right after school TODAY and help organize the Val-O-GRams!  Also, all members please get your Val-O-Grams to Ms. Prestel by Thursday as well!

Key Club meets TODAY at 2.15 in room 2620.  We will be making dog toys out of old T-shirts for the Dumb Friends League.  If you have any old, worn out T shirts to donate, bring them along to the meeting.  If you don't have any T shirts, come anyway - we've had lots of donations already.

Littleton’s Gay-Straight Alliance will meet TODAY in the art Hallway, room 1218, after school.  See you there!

FBLA members, - don't forget that this Friday is the FBLA District Leadership Conference!  Make sure to get your permission slip from Mrs. Martin and get ready to compete!  See you at the bus bright and early at 6:15 am at the Athletic Entrance!  Bring your questions to Mrs. Martin!

Seniors!  Your Senior Photo is posted in the senior hallway, outside the cafeteria.  Make sure you stop by to check it out before the 19th.  If you see a problem, talk to Mrs. Fisher ASAP!  This is your last chance to make changes before the yearbook goes to print.

Blog Announcements:

Practice ASVAB test (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) is Wednesday, February 17th in Room 1610 at 2:20pm.  The test is free of charge and all students are welcome!  Sign up in the Counseling office by Friday, February 12th.  Approximate end -time is 3:15 pm.

Attention ALL Juniors!  Sorry you can’t sleep in on February 24th,  even though it’s a late start Wednesday because your MANDATORY “Junior Advisement” session will take place that morning. All Juniors are required to attend this Junior Advisement session.  Students with last names beginning with A-L need to report to your assigned classroom at 7:20am.  Last names beginning with M-Z report to classrooms at 8:05am for a prompt 8:15am start.  When you enter the building, check for your name on the class lists which will be posted in the front lobby.  Report to the Business Hallway classroom to which you’re assigned.  Remember, no bus transportation will be provided for this early session. If you have questions, stop by Post Grad.

PSAT test scores are available for pick up in the Counseling Office.