November 1, 2018





LUNCH November 1







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


Juniors and Seniors - if you're interested in attending one of these college rep visits, sign up to receive a pass by completing the form found in your Class of 2019/Class of 2020 Google Classroom (click for links). You should also be checking this Classroom DAILY for updates, or turn on your Classroom notifications and then check your email DAILY! Ready for a college rep visit? SIGN UP NOW!

Still not sure why you should attend a college rep visit at Southwest? Check out our College Rep Visit FAQ to find out!


Freshmen, if you have not already, please visit your Class of 2022 Google Classroom to complete the Freshmen Small Group Meeting Interview to prepare for your small group meeting ASAP! These small group meetings will be happening with your school counselor starting next week. More information is available in your grade level Classroom, or email your counselor for help if needed.

The LSW Ambassadors organization is looking to add members for this school year and into the future. Ambassadors are a group of students who help new students transition to LSW. They serve as hosts/tour guides during open house, registration, 8th grade transition activities, and other school events. Ambassadors are tasked with promoting a positive environment at LSW! If you are interested in joining, print and fill out the application, then return to Mr. Sederberg or Mr. Peterson in the Counseling Center. The application deadline is November 16th. This information can also be found in your grade level Google Classroom!

Current Ambassadors, we'll be meeting on Tuesday, November 6th, in the B118 Forum right after school. Mark your calendars and plan to attend! 


Interested in being an Ambassador? There will be a meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 6th right after school in the B118 Forum. Applications for students who would like to join Ambassadors are available in the Counseling Center as well as on Google Classroom.

Attention all students going on the LSW Japan Trip next summer! The countdown is on…8 months and 10 days until departure. There will be a mandatory meeting this Friday, November 2nd at 7:45a.m. in A213. We have important business to talk about so we need everyone there.

Arts and Humanities invites you to come to their Open House on Thursday, Nov. 8th from 6-7p.m. Meet teachers and other students, take a tour and ask questions. Please call Bobbi at 402-436-1785 with any questions.

Are you or someone interested in attending Science Focus Program? The Science Program? The Science Focus Program Open House/Informational Night for prospective students will be held on Wednesday Nov. 7th in the lower level of Camelot Commons at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo. There are two sessions- 6-7p.m. or 7:00-8:00p.m.Please call Amy at 402-436-1780 for questions

 The results are in! Halloween Town was voted as the movie to watch for the Silverhawk Spooky Night, Tuesday October 30th @ 5:30-9:00p.m. Make sure you bring 2 or more cans of food for admission! Wear your best silly costume to wind a basket of fun prizes.

Interested in a trip to Washington DC?  Do you make a difference through volunteering?   Apply for the 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Award!  A student from each state will be named State Honorees and will receive an award of $1,000, a medallion, and an all-expense-paid trip with a parent or guardian to Washington DC in May.  Applications for 2019 awards are available at and  Deadline is November 6th.  For more information stop by the main office.

LSW Booster Club: Online Store Up and Running - The Booster store now has a website in which you can order clothing from, however, there is no discount.  You can continue to shop in the booster store and receive a discount but not on any online orders.  The new website is:

Challenging classes?  LSW NHS offers free tutoring every Tuesday during PLC in the media center.  If you are interested in a one-on-one tutor you can fill out a request form on the LSW website to be matched with a tutor as soon as possible.

C113 computer lab is back open for business after school! Students staying after school in need of a quiet place to work can check into the lab. It is located across from the nurse’s office. The lab is open from 3:15-5:00p.m. Monday, Tuesdays, and Thursday. Wednesday it will be open until 4p.m.