February 11, 2019
MARK YOUR CALENDAR:
- Feb. 20 Jazz Band Concert, 7:00 p.m. auditorium
- Feb. 21 Honors Convocation, 8:15 a.m. main gym
- Feb. 27 Band/Orchestra Concert, 7:00p.m. auditorium
- Feb. 28 No School, State Basketball
- March 5 Swim/Dive Banquet, 6p.m.
- March 5 Choir Concert, 6:30p.m.
- March 6 Girls Basketball Banquet, 6 p.m.
- March 7 Finals, 9-12p.m.
- March 7 Emeralds tryout meeting, 6p.m.
- March 8 Finals, 9-12p.m.
- March 8 Applications due for cheerleading
- March 11-15 Spring Break – no school
YOU’VE BEEN CAUGHT SOARING- WAY TO GO!
- Alie Hausmann and Ella Ford School Prize
- Edyn Alstrom and Dylan Little – Premiere Parking
- Polar Plunge for the Law Enforment Torch for Special Olympics! Februay 23rd (Saturday) Check in at 9:30a.m. Plunge at 11:00a.m. @ Holmes Lake. Party at Dino’s afterwards. (84th and Vine) www.sone.org to register.
- Attention all student-athletes wishing to participate in the LSW Track and Field this spring. There will be a mandatory informational and sign-up meeting on Thursday, February 14th @ 3:15 in the A118 Forum. If you are currently participating in a winter sport at LSW or not able to attend for other reasons, please see Coach Schuster in room A114 or in the A117 TPC.
- Have you ever wanted to be on the TV show The Bachelor or Bachelorette? You can have your own “rose ceremony” by sending your crush one or several roses on Valentine’s Day. Get your $5 Roses or $3 Carnations in the Commons before or after school, and during all lunches todaythrough February 13.
Seniors please make sure you have ordered a cap and gown for Graduation. Lincoln Graduation will be here for the last time on January 29 and January 30 to take orders. The price for a cap and gown will go up after January 31. Cap and gowns can be ordered online at lincolngraduation.com. If financial assistance is needed, please stop by the main office.
2019 Graduates-- Please check the list of potential 2019 graduates posted on the Attendance Office window to make sure your full LEGAL name is spelled correctly. Diplomas will be printed as shown. See Mrs. Cornell, Registrar, if there are ANY changes
- Chicken Nuggets
- Teriyaki Beef Nuggets
- Chef Salad
- Falafel Nuggets
- Meatless Chef Salad
- Crinkle Fries
- Romaine Lettuce Salad
- Warm Cinnamon Apple Slices
- Pineapple Tidbits
Please check our LSW Calendar for upcoming sporting events and for any updates on the events.
UPCOMING COLLEGE REP VISITS
- Iowa Western Community College Tues., February 12th 9:00a.m.
- Wayne State College Wed., February 13th 9:00a.m.
- University of Nebraska Kearney Thursday, February 14th 10:00 a.m.
- Savannah College Of Art And Design Tuesday, February 26th 9:00 a.m.
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!
COUNSELING CENTER ANNOUNCEMENTS:
- Reminder that there is a MANDATORY NHS informational meeting on Monday, February 11th at 3:15pm OR Tuesday, February 12th at 7:30am, in the B100 forum, for juniors who received an invitation to apply for NHS for the upcoming school year. If you received this letter and are interested in becoming a member you must attend one of these meeting times. If you cannot attend either of these meetings, or believe you should have received an invitation in the mail, you MUST see Mrs. Vargas in B101 by the end of the day this Friday the 8th for instructions on how to apply.
- Students, with prom down the road (April), be thinking about fines and attendance. Students who have outstanding fines and more than 10 days of truancy during second semester are not eligible to purchase tickets. Please make sure you take care of any fines that your have from 1st semester and maintain regular attendance in your classes going forward.
- With all of the nice things your friends do for you, if only there was a way for you to let them know how much they mean to you. Well, there is! Buy your $3 Carnations and $5 Roses in the Commons before or after school, and during all lunches today through February 13. Your personalized note with the beautiful flowers will be handed out after school on Valentine’s Day and will be sure to brighten their day!
- Do you have a favorite teacher? Consider nominating him or her for the LPS, KFOR/KFRX annual “Thank you Teacher Contest”. You can nominate a teacher in any of the categories across all grade levels. Nominations can be submitted online by going to the LPS webpage and typing in Nebraska Teacher Recognition Day. Nominations are due by Friday, February 8th
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