December 5, 2008 Student Bulletin - Friday


Dec 8 Parent Teacher Conferences 4-7pm
Dec 8 Sophomore Parent Meeting 6:30pm in A118 Forum
Dec 9 Theatre Parent Booster Meeting 7:00pm
Dec 10 Parent Advisory 7:00pm
Dec 11, 12 & 13 Winter Play Performance It's a Wonderful Life 7:00pm
Dec 13 ACT test
Dec 13 Debate at LHS 8:00am
Dec 14 Madrigal Dinner/Concert 6:00pm in the Commons
Dec 16 Band/Orchestra Concert 7:00pm
Dec 18 Pep Rally 2:30pm
Dec 22 - Jan 2 NO SCHOOL Winter Break


Chicken Nuggets w/Corn Bread, Nebraska Bun or BBQ Riblette Sandwich


Tickets on sale for It's a Wonderful Life
2:00pm Millard West Speech


5:30pm Boys JV Basketball vs. Papillion-LaVista (at LSW)
5:30pm Girls Varsity Basketball vs. LinOma Pod-Papio (at LSW)
7:15pm Boys Varsity Basketball vs. LinOma Pod-Papio (at LSW)
7:15pm Girls JV Basketball vs. Papillion-LaVista )at LSW)


Star City Parade
8:00am Millard West Debate


TBA Boys Varsity Basketball at LinOma Classic Championships (at Omaha Burke)
TBA Girls Varsity Basketball at LinOma Classic Championships (at Omaha Burke)
9:00am Boys 9th Grade Basketball at 9th Grade Jamboree (at Lincoln High)
9:00am Girls 9th Grade Basketball vs. 9th Grade Jamboree (at LSW Main & Practice Gyms)
9:00am Girls Reserve Basketball at Lincoln Northeast
9:30am Boys Varsity Wrestling at Kearney Invite (Bus departs 5:00am)
10:30am Boys Reserve Basketball at Lincoln Northeast
11:00am Girls JV Basketball at Marian High (Bus departs 8:30am)
12noon Intramural Basketball (LSW Main Gym)


UNL Application Day Lindsey George will be at LSW in the Counseling Center on Wednesday, Dec. 17th at 9:00 a.m. to help any UNL bound students fill out their application. You will need to know your social security number and bring a payment of $45.00. Cash is no loner accepted so you will need a credit card or check. If you are interested, please stop in and sign up in the Counseling Center with Mrs. Way.


9th to 10th registration Online registration will be activated on Monday, December 1st at 8:00 a.m. and end on Sunday, December 7th at midnight. Instructions for selecting courses and how to access the online registration program from home will be available on the LSW website.

Madrigal Dinner in LSW Commons Dec 14, 6:00pm All LSW choirs will be performing at this special event. Ticket order forms went home with students on Monday, December 1. Reservations may also be made at the LSW Bookkeeper's window. The cost of a dinner ticket is $12.00.

Current juniors, who did not register for 80 hours for next year's classes, may do so Tuesday, December 9th at 2:15. Please check in with Mrs. Way in the hallway outside the Media Center Lab. This will be the only make-up session available, so students who do not attend will have next year's classes selected for them. If you have questions, please visit with your counselor before December 9th.

PSAT results are available in the Counseling Center. Please check in with Mrs. Way during your lunch or before/after school.

Community Art Project at LSW Students are asked to help create a collage of student letters and illustrations to inspire future students in their journey. Students wishing to reflect and share their stories of life or advice can turn their letters in at the main office (May be placed in box on counter anonymously). Deadline is Dec 12th.

Concession Stand will be open every Monday from 3:15-3:45

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.

Tickets on sale now for IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE. Performances Dec. 11, 12 & 13th 7:00 p.m. Call 436-1306 ext. 66039 for tickets and information. $8 for adults and $6 for students.

Senior Picture List Please check the list posted in the Main Office window to see if your photo has been turned in. If your name is not highlighted on the list see Mrs. Kuppig in C110

Homecoming Dance Pictures may be viewed at Click on Private Galleries Code LSWHC. Questions call Michael Callam 499-5630.


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 ( under: Popular Pages>Counseling Center >Planning After High School>Scholarships.

COMPUTER ELECTRONICS DAY - SCC Milford Campus - Dec. 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

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: 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.