Tuesday, October 4, 2016


Special Events:

Blood Drive is Thursday, sponsored by NHS and Bonfils.  Don’t miss your opportunity to help save a live.  Sign up with Mr. Hahn in the Counseling Office.  Spaces are limited.

Club & Activity Announcement:

The Gay / Straight Alliance, also known as the GSA, meets every Thursday in Ms. Quill's room 1602 from 2:30 - 3:30. Come for some snacks and the opportunity to connect with LHS students in a safe and welcoming environment!

The PEAS club will not be meeting today but please stay tuned for upcoming meetings and contact Josie or Mac with questions. 

The Model UN Club will meet this Wednesday in room 2609 at 2:20pm. All students who are planning to participate in the Model UN Conference at Boulder High School on Saturday, October 8 should attend.

The STEM club will have its first meeting Wednesday, October 5th after school in room 1610! If you love math or science, or need CAS and STEM hours, please join us!

FCCLA/Culinary Club is selling "healthy baked goods" this Thursday and Friday, at select times.  Please bring $1 and help support FCCLA. 

Sports Announcements:

Pink Out Night is tomorrow, Tuesday night with the Girls Volleyball Program! Come to the volleyball games and wear your pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness!
The girls play at 4:30, 5:50, and 6:30 as they host the Evergreen Cougars. Come out in your pink and support a good cause!

Academic Announcements:

Students don’t forget, you need your Chromebooks for tomorrow's Seminar class.

Attention Juniors and Seniors!  Admissions representatives from nine colleges will be visiting LHS today, Tuesday, Oct. 4th.  Please check Naviance for the complete list, and then sign up right on your Naviance account to attend. 

Attention 11th & 12th graders who want to take classes at ACC next semester, you need to attend the Concurrent Enrollment Meeting on Thursday, October 13 at 2:15 pm in room 1610.

Mr. Stedron will once again offer his College Essay Workshops during both lunch periods on Tuesday 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 Juniors and Sophomores:  The PSAT test date is Wednesday, October 19th at 7:00 a.m. in the South Gym. Sign-ups have begun and conclude Friday, October 14th.  Sign up in the counseling office and bring $20 (non-refundable). Space is limited so do not wait until the last minute!

Blog Announcements:

Booster club will be selling apparel at the LHS Football game this Friday.  Look for us at the north concessions from 6:30pm through halftime.  We have lots of new products including sweatshirts, water bottles, beanies, baseball caps, socks, and much more. Cash & credit cards will be accepted.
Every Student Needs to Visit a College Campus!  Wondering how to spend your time over October break?  Many, many families at LHS and across the country use school breaks to visit college campuses.  And now you can too!  We're offering a fun, informative and free comprehensive college campus visit to the University of Colorado's Denver campus on Thursday, October 20th, 9:30am-3:15pm...including lunch provided at no charge!  LHS classes will not be in session that day.  Students will meet at school at 9:15m in The Forum, take an LPS school bus to the Auraria Campus (downtown Denver), visit CU-Denver's brand new Visitor Center for a top-notch Information Session and then take an in depth tour of the amazing facilities on campus. We plan to return back to school at approximately 3:15pm. Visit the LHS homepage scroller to find a link for online registration. Registration will close October 14th.

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

Tattered Cover is excited to present the inaugural Colorado Teen Book Con! Saturday, October 15, 2016, 9:00 am - 4:45 pm at Littleton High School in Littleton, CO. Mark your calendars!  This is a full day event with two keynote presentations, a bunch of author panels, and a big author signing party at the end of the day. And food trucks. Of course, food trucks. Books will be for sale throughout the day.  This event, open exclusively to teens, is free, but you must register! Please click here for more details and to register for the event. http://www.tatteredcover.com/colorado-teen-book-con