Friday, August 26, 2016


Student Recognition and Congratulations:

The boys JV soccer team defeated Silver Creek 4 to 2 yesterday. Goals were scored by Jorge Aguilar, Cristian Caballero, Brandon Tellez and Parker Hancock. Alex Perez and Sebastian Garnica each had an assist.

Academic Announcements:

Lockheed Martin Tutoring for students who need help in Math and Science will start next Wednesday, August 31st.  This is a free service to LHS students provided by Lockheed Martin Engineers.  Tutoring will be available every Wednesday and Thursday evening in room 1740 from 6:00-7:30pm.

Students, we are looking for two representatives to serve on our School Accountability Committee. This committee of teachers, parents, students, administrators, and community members works to support school improvement efforts.  The committee meets once each month on a Wednesday afternoon from 2:30 to 4 p.m.  It's a GREAT way to learn more about LHS and students from any grade level are welcome.  To apply, pick up an application in the Main Office today.  Return it by Tuesday, September 6th, at 8 a.m.  If we have more than two candidates, we will draw names by lottery.

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  College admissions representatives from the following colleges will be visiting soon.  Sign up on your Naviance account to attend.
Univ. of Rochester in Rochester, NY - Tuesday, Aug. 30, at 8:00 am
Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO - Tuesday, Aug. 30, at noon

Great opportunity for college-bound Juniors and Seniors!  There will be a "Colleges That Change Lives" College Fair at the Denver Convention Center on Tuesday, August 30, starting at 7:00 pm.  It is free, and no pre-registration is required.  Go to for more information.

Important Reminders:

If you do not have a parking permit yet, time to get one is now. We will start issuing parking tickets next week.

Seniors - Graduation packets to order announcements, caps and gowns will be given out during Senior Seminar on Wednesday, August 31.

Club & Activity Announcements:

An AUDITION WORKSHOP for the upcoming Fall play auditions will be held TODAY from 2:30-3 p.m. in the theater.  It is open to anyone that is planning to audition next week.  It will be an opportunity to ask questions of our more experienced theatre students and run your monologue.

Student Council is meeting on Monday August 31st in the Forum from 2:20-3:00p.m.  PLEASE, PLEASE make sure if you are running for a freshmen class officer position you are at this meeting.  It is VERY important we get a list of all the potential candidates for office.  We also invite any student to come to our meeting and become an Ambassador.  This does not require as much of a time commitment as an officer, but we love having lots of Ambassadors!  See you there!

Do you want to run your own business someday? Join Future Business Leaders of America to learn about business, compete at leadership conferences all around Colorado, make new friends, and have a great time. Come to the first FBLA meeting on Thursday, September 1st in room 1976 at 2:20 pm. We will have snacks and kick off our FBLA season.

Sports Announcements:

Attention all Lions, coach Farner (from the boys swim team) is running an 8 week/16 session swim course through September and October. This is open top all swimmers,  boys and girls. Please stop by the office to pick up the information packet if you are interested.

Student Blog Announcements:

Ready to update your LHS Wardrobe?  If so, be sure to stop by the DECA store during lunch next Wednesday, August 31.  The Booster Club will be selling LHS sweatshirts, t-shirts, hats, PJ bottoms, and many other items.  You can preview the choices or place on order on-line,
Students, if you did not get your laptop during Seminar on Friday and you have brought back your Opt-in form, you can check out your laptop before or after school or during lunches in the Library.

Freshman or Sophomores, if you did not get a student planner, please see the bookkeeper.

Seniors – We will have a photographer at LHS on September 15 and 16 taking senior portraits. Please see LHS website; About LHS/Academics/Senior Information

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  Many college representatives will be visiting the Post Grad Center in the next few weeks.  We already have more than 30 scheduled!  You can see a complete list of visiting colleges (and sign up to attend!) on your Naviance account under the "Colleges" tab.  Don't miss out on this opportunity to get the inside scoop on colleges you are considering!

Littleton High School is pleased to announce that we will once again offer a series of FREE engineering workshops which will be held on 10 Saturday mornings here at LHS this fall and next spring.  Instructors come from a wide variety of engineering fields, from corporations, government and institutions.  The workshops are super informative and FUN!  Please see LHS website for Shade of Blue workshop dates and the link to sign-up for the program.  Space is limited, don’t miss out.

Parent Blog Announcements:

School Accountability Opening
LHS needs one new parent member for the School Accountability Committee/SAC. SAC is an important committee made up of parents, students, community members, and staff. They are a vital part of the school improvement process. SAC committee meets monthly at the school, generally on the third or fourth Wednesday of the month, from 2:30-4:00 p.m.
If you are interested, please email the following information to Nancy Schaef ( by Friday, 9/2/16.
Your name:
Your e-mail address:
Your LHS student's name/s and grade/s:
1.) Why are you interested in participating in the School Accountability Committee/SAC?
2.) Briefly describe your relevant experience.
3.) Briefly explain your thoughts and hopes for improvement at Littleton High School.
If more than one parent applies, an election will be held in early September.  If you have any questions, please contact Allie Molinda, PTO SAC representative, at

PTO often post some quick, one time volunteer opportunities on our website.  See PTO Volunteer link below to sign up.

PTO Volunteer Page: and select the photo day  or the Back To School Night signup genius to volunteer!