April 27, 2017



Brittany Franklin and Karissa Patera - Prize

 - 1st in the lunch line

Jacob Dowd - Premiere Parking


Attention students signed up to take an AP exam-please check your LPS email account message detailing AP testing dates and locations specifics. If you have any questions please see Dr. Brady in the main office.

Reminder that there is an NHS chapter meeting this Friday morning at 7:30a.m. All individual service projects are due at this time as well. See you there!

9th grade students- Youth Leadership Lincoln is now accepting applications for 2017-18 program.  Applications can be picked up in the main office or download an application from at www.leadershiplincoln.org  The application deadline is Friday, May 19 by 5 p.m.  Late applications will not be accepted.

Tickets are now on sale for the 10th all faculty production, ENCORES FROM BROADWAY! Come and watch 14 of your LSW teachers and staff dance and sing some of Broadway’s biggest hits LIVE on stage! Performances are May 15 and 16th @ 7:00p.m.  We are asking for a $10.00 donation per ticket.  Tickets are available at the Theatre Box Office.

 LUNCH FOR: April 27


Please check our LSW Calendar for upcoming sporting events and for any updates on the events.




Counseling Center Announcements

If you are experiencing a crisis and need immediate assistance or information, you can use these 24/7 resources:


Summer School registration materials can be found in the counseling center.

Registration dates are as follows:

Week of April 18 - Current LPS Seniors only

Week of April 24 - Current LPS Seniors and Juniors only

Week of May 1 - All LPS Students

Week of May 8 - All LPS Students - last day to accept and enter registration at LSW is May 10 at 4 pm.  After this point, students and families will need to register at Lincoln NorthStar at the start of summer school.

Please contact your student's counselor to assist in the process of selecting necessary classes.  Completed applications (and payment if necessary) can be brought to Mrs. Way, the counseling secretary, for processing.  

All in-person classes will be held at Lincoln NorthStar, June 1 - July 14.  E-learning will be offered at East, Lincoln High, Northeast, Southeast, North Star or Bryan.  If a student is only taking a 3-week e-learning course or needs 3 weeks to complete a course, this will be done only at East High School.  If a student desires to take an e-learning course, please indicate the preferred location on the registration form.  

If a student plans to be gone for vacation, camps or clinics for 3+ days of summer school, they should not register for classes.  

Please contact your student's counselor or the counseling center if you have additional questions about summer school.


Recurring Announcements:

Attention juniors and seniors interested in attending Post Prom: All student will be required to submit a parent signed waiver to Mrs. Mescher in the Media Center to complete your ticket purchase. Tickets sales will be ONLINE ONLY the week before prom. April 24th through May1st. No tickets will be sold the week of prom and there are only 600 tickets available for this event.  You can go online now and print the waiver from and have it signed and returned to Mrs. Mescher before sales even start! Visit the LSW home page and click on the big Post Prom banner which will take you to the download page. This will save you time and make your ticket purchase faster! Anyone who returns their completed form by Friday, April 21st will be entered into a drawing for a $50.00 Target gift card!  See Mrs. Mescher in the Media Center if you have any questions!

Student Council applications are now available for 2017-18 school year. Pick up your application today form the main office or Mrs. Hammers. Applications are due April 28th. Come join a wonderful group of leaders.

The Lincoln Police Department school resource officers have organized a summer police experience for students across the city. This two day long Summer Youth Academy is open to students 14-18 years of age and will be held at the Lincoln Police Range on June 6th and June 7th, 2017. Participants will receive a bird's eye view of the policing profession, participating in activities such as crime scene processing and canine demonstrations. Please talk with Officer Fisher if you have any questions or to obtain an application to participate.  Applications are due April 30, 2016 at 4:00pm.

Anyone looking for GOPO hours or just want to help out? Hill Elementary is hosting a carnival night on May 5th and is looking for help. Please see Mr. Pedroza if you are interested.

Attention all students who are signed up for the AP Psychology National Exam this spring: Remember that Mr. Schuster will be conducting AP Psychology review sessions ever Tuesday and Thursday morning during the month of April from 7:15a.m.- 8:00a.m. in room A114. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Schuster in room A114 or in the A117TPC

For students taking the AP Biology exam in May, there will be a review session either Wednesday before school at 7:30 or Thursday after school in A109. If you can’t attend either session please check in with Mr. Thomsen.

Want to design next year’s school t-shirt? Now is your chance! Come up with an idea for our school store t-shirt! You don’t have to be an artist, give us a basic idea and a graphic and a graphic artist can perfect it. If your design is picked you get a free shirt! Please submit all designs to lswstore15@gmail.com or drop it off at the school store when open. The deadline is April 30th. For more information check out the posters at the front entrance of the commons.