November 3, 2008 Student Bulletin - Monday

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Nov 3 First Day 2nd Term Schedules may be picked up in the auditorium hallway before school
Nov 3 Senior Financial Aid Meeting, 7:00pm
Nov 3 Boys Tennis Banquet, 5:30pm
Nov 8 Silver Talon Debate Tourney, 7:00am
Nov 10 Parent Advisory Council, 7:00pm
Nov 10 Cross Country Banquet, 6:00pm
Nov 11 Theatre Parent Booster Meeting 7:00pm
Nov 11 LPS Novice Speech/Debate Tournament
Nov 12 National Honors Society Inductions 8:00am in Auditorium
Nov 12 Softball banquet 6:00pm
Nov 13 EARLY RELEASE at 11:50am State Volleyball
Nov 17 Winter Activities begin
Nov 18 11th to 12th grade registration
Nov 20 11th to 12 grade registration

LUNCH FOR MONDAY

Chicken Popcorn w/Biscuit, Taco Hot Pocket or Chili Cheese Wrap

ACTIVITIES MONDAY

First Day 2nd Term Pick up schedules before school in Auditorium hallway
6:30pm Senior Financial Aid Meeting
5:30pm Boys Tennis Banquet

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

Senior Picture List A list of seniors, who turned in their picture for the yearbook, will be posted in the front office window by Friday, Nov. 7. Please check the list to see if your photo was turned in. Yearbook staff meets first block in C110 during second term if you have questions. So check the list and contact your photographer if your name is not checked off. If yearbook does not receive a submitted picture, the staff will use either your Lifetouch photo or the senior ID photo, if available to us. Thanks.

CONGRATULATIONS to the Cross Country Team and Coaches for their outstanding efforts at State. Special Congrats to Parker Schoen for his 1st place win at State

RECURRING ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuesday PLC Study Hall Need some extra help with an assignment or maybe just a quiet place to work? Every Tuesday, after school, we will have a staffed study hall in B111. Please report by 2:20 pm and you may stay until 3:10 pm.

FROM THE COUNSELING CENTER:

COLLEGE REP. VISITATION 11th & 12th graders interested in visiting with college reps. here at LSW may sign up in the Counseling Center before the visitation date:

SCHOLARSHIPS - An updated list of scholarships is available in the counseling center or on the LSW web site (http://lsw.lps.org/) under: Popular Pages>Counseling Center >Planning After High School>Scholarships.

COMPUTER ELECTRONICS DAY - SCC Milford Campus - Nov. 5, 12, 19, Dec. 3, or 10. This is a one-day hands-on tutorial where you will build and test a personal computer then install and configure MS Windows Vista - plus tour the Electronics Systems Technology department. 9am-2pm. You must pre-register. See your technology teacher or Mrs. Volker in the counseling center. For registration call: (800) 933-7223 Ext-8384 or email cbaldwin@southeast.edu.

Attention Seniors who are interested in applying to Peru State, Chadron State, and Wayne State College, there will be an application day on Wednesday, November 5th at 9:00-10:30 AM. Please sign up in the Counseling Center ahead of time so we can prepare your transcripts. This application day will take place in the Media Center computer lab.

The Council for America's First Freedom announces the 16th annual First Freedom Student Competition. This national essay contest offers 9th-12th graders an opportunity to compete for monetary rewards of up to $3,000, as they examine the First Amendment and the history and relevance of religious freedom in American and the world today. On-line registration is required by November 24. Visit www.firstfreedom.org, and click on the red button under Council News.

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students to write an original essay on the political courage of a U.S. elected official. Scholarships awarded to winners. For contest information, registration, and to submit your essay online, visit: www.jfklibrary.org. Deadline to enter is Jan. 10, 2009.

Outstanding Young Volunteer of the Year Award - The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. - $5,000 Savings Bond & trip awarded to student, ages 12 to 15, who has provided outstanding volunteer service to his or her community. Deadline Feb. 1. See Mrs. Volker in the counseling center for an entry form.

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Awards - Students in grades 9-12. Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. National Scholarships of up to $10,000 awarded. Deadline March 31. See Mrs. Volker in the counseling center for an entry form.