Friday, November 11, 2016


Special Events:

Jerry Lee Hudley Jr. served proudly in 1994-2002, with the United States Army Reserve Unit. The 487th Engineering Fire Fighter Platoon out of Washington Kansas. Jerry completed the Department of Defense Fire Fighter Academy at Good fellow Air Force Base in San Angelo Texas. Jerry was ordered to active duty in support of Operation Joint Endeavor (Bosnia) with services in Germany and Hungary in 1996.While serving in Hungary, Jerry was selected to represent the USA Arms Forces Basketball Team, as a point guard. The USA basketball team served as a peace keeping mission through- out the beautiful country of Hungary. Jerry received the Nato Medal of Honor, Armed Forces Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the Army Service Ribbon. Jerry’s character of service is Honorable.

Veteran's Day
In honor of Veterans Day, Mr. Jim Dean will be joining our students for both lunches again today in the cafeteria.  Mr. Jim Dean was an Army Sergeant for the 101st Airborne Division in Germany and Alaska.  He was also in the Navy for five years on a submarine aircraft carrier.  He used hi GI bill to go to college in Colorado and became a certified EMT.  It's great to have him present in the building in honor of Veterans Day, hopefully students and staff will stop by to meet him and thank him for his services

There will be an audition information meeting for the school musical, "The Drowsy Chaperone" on Tuesday.  Everyone in the school is invited.  There will be two meetings at 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.  You only need to attend one.  See Mr. Farrell if you have any questions.

Our school talent show, Lions Follies, is TONIGHT so please buy your tickets at lunch, after school or online at The tickets are $6 for General Admission and $9 for Reserved seating. There are raffles on both nights, and many great acts to come and support!

Musana gifts are here!  If you would like to do a little early Holiday shopping, come to the front lobby starting on Tues. Nov. 15th and check out the hand made goods from the Musana Community Center and School in Uganda that LHS supports every year!  They have some wonderful jewelry, Bronco scarves and much, much more!  You can also donate money to buy a chicken, or a tree or even a goat!  Help out this wonderful organization and get some presents bought early!

Junior and Senior Prom and After-Prom events are around the corner!  We are excited to announce that After-Prom is scheduled from 11:30 PM-3:00 AM on Saturday, April 29th at the Family Sports Center in Centennial! We’ll have great prizes for those who attend plus, something new a special that’s sure to be a big hit!

Sports Announcements:

This is a reminder that Boys Basketball tryouts start today and continue on Saturday. Please make sure you have your Clearance Card from the Athletic Department before going to the tryouts.

Attention: Calling all Runners, Jumpers, Throwers! Any athlete looking to participate in Track and Field this spring plan on attending a brief  Meeting on Tuesday, November 15th at 2:45 in the Forum
Attention Lady Lion Fish - our season officially starts Today, 3:00 -4:00 in the pool area.
LHS Cheer and Poms will be competing this Saturday at Air Academy High School in Colorado Springs at the 'Rumble In The Rockies' competition. You are invited to attend open practice on Friday at 3:15P in the South Gym to see your Lions Cheer in action.

Calling all hockey players!  Tryouts for the 2016-17 Winter season are Nov 11 and 12 at the Ice Ranch - 841 Southpark Dr, Littleton, CO 80120.  On Nov 11, tryouts run from 3:10 pm to  4:20 pm. On Nov 12  tryouts are from 4:50 pm to 6:20 pm.  In order to participate in the tryouts, students must register and submit a current Physical form. For more information, go to the hockey website at

It is time for Unified. There will be an informational meeting Monday, Nov. 14 at 2:30 in room 1618.  If you are wanting to join us this year it is important that you attend this meeting.

Club & Activity Announcement:

Key Club members - the T shirt design is finalized.  It will cost $16 to $20 depending on how many we order.  If you missed yesterday's meeting and would like to buy a shirt, please add your name to the list on the door of 2620.

Attention NHS members! We have our monthly, mandatory meeting on MONDAY, 11/14 after school in the forum. We will be discussing upcoming service projects, tutoring, and having a raffle. See you then!

For internationals week, FBLA will be sponsoring a Zumba class for March of Dimes and Musana. This Zumba class will be held on November 16 at 2:30 in the Cafeteria. It costs $2 to join and will be an hour long. Wear fun athletic clothes and come ready to dance! See you there!

The International Week Soccer Tournament is Wednesday, November 16 after school in the stadium. See coach Banfield for a registration form.Your teams must be registered by the end of school on Monday, November 14 to be able to play.
Key Club will meet at 2.15 in room 2620 on Thursday November 10th.  We'll be helping Mr. Hahn with Thanksgiving baskets and doing the students rebuild youth uplift challenge during our meeting.  Please come if you can!

Poets and writers, the 6th annual LPS Poetry Slam is coming up next week, November 15th at the Ames Facility.

Blog Announcements:

Hope For Haiti.  This is a program started by one of our seniors-Hadley Hindeman-and she would like our help for the victims of the hurricane that recently hit Haiti.  The Red Cross is asking mainly for personal items for the victims including: shampoo, soap, toothbrushes and toothpaste etc... So, Student Council joined in and thought to ask each class to donate an item:  Freshmen-soap, Sophomores-shampoo, Juniors-Toothbrush or toothpaste, and Seniors-deodorant. There are bins in the lobby and Ms. Prestel's room.

Parents we encourage you to regularly monitor your student’s progress by logging in to Infinite Campus.  If you do not have your Infinite Campus log-in information go to

Attention Seniors applying to college!  Remember that you must have submitted your application to your college before you request to have your transcript sent.  AND your transcript needs to be ordered 10 school days before your college deadline!  That means that if your college application deadline is November 15th, you need to have submitted your application and requested your transcript by November 1st!  We want all of your materials to arrive at your colleges on time, so take note of these popular application deadlines and your LHS deadlines:

College app deadline:         LHS deadline:
December 1…………………….November 10
December 15…………………..December 1
January 1……………………….December 9
January 15……………………..December 15
February 1……………………..January 18
February 15…………………....February 1