February 27, 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:

Final Exams Schedule:

March 7                                                                             March 8

7:50-8:55 Final exam prep.                                     7:50-8:55 Final exam prep.

9:00-10:30 Block 1 exam                                       9:00-10:30 Block 3 exam

10:45-12:15 Block 2 exam                                     10:45-12:15 Block 4 exam

YOU’VE BEEN CAUGHT SOARING- WAY TO GO!

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Seniors

Lunch

ENTREE

MEATLESS ENTRÉE

VEGETABLE

FRUIT

GRAIN

SPORTS

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

http://www.heartlandathleticconference.org/g5-bin/client.cgi?G5genie=406&school_id=8

UPCOMING COLLEGE REP VISITS

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:

RECURRING ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Attention Juniors! Please remember that all NHS applications and recommendation forms are due to the main office no later than 4:00pm on Friday March 1st. No late applications or recommendation forms will be accepted. 

"Photo club will be meeting on Tuesday after School in C109.  We will have a photo shoot focused on Portrait panoramas.  Anyone is welcome to join us as a model or a photographer."

Honor convocation invites were sent out to 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students. Please double check the poster board in the front entry way if you did not receive an invite and think you should have. Students invited are encouraged to check the LSW website under publications for the Spring Honors Program 2019 link for information regarding what student’s are being recognized for.

"LPS and CHI Health/St. Elizabeth partner to provide students with opportunities to explore careers in the Health Sciences field. Two options are available: Camp (for current sophomores and juniors) or Internship (for current Juniors only). Applicants must also have taken one of the following courses: Introduction to Health Science, Medical Terminology or Anatomy/ Physiology.  Application deadline is March 6, 2019.  See your counselor if interested."

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.

2019 AP Exam Registration

This is a message for any Current and 1st Semester AP students- this year's AP exam registration window is February 1st through March 8th. If you would like more information about the exams and registration process please see your AP teacher, or stop in the main office and ask for Dr. Brady.

Hawks, you have a chance to nominate and recognize a teacher who helps or helped you SOAR high! If you have an LSW teacher in mind, use the jump code, LSWTEACH to nominate your teacher and recognize them for the great work they do!

Greetings, French students! The registration for the National French Exam is now open. We encourage you to participate in this annual contest! Please see Madame Van Zandt or Madame Christenson to pick up a registration form!

LSW has a year-round food pantry available to all LSW families. Student or parents can fill the form out online— enter jump code BCY3 at lps.org to get there— or stop into the LSW Counseling Center to get set up, either as-needed or on a repeating basis (standing order). There are a number breakfast foods, canned goods, and lots of yummy things to eat right away or keep in your cupboards for later, all for free! Let us know if we can help. 

LSW tiene una despensa de alimentos disponible todo el año para todas las familias de LSW. El estudiante o los padres pueden completar el formulario en línea: ingrese el código de salto BCY3 en lps.org para acceder al formulario, o visite el Centro de Consejería de LSW para registrarse, ya sea según le sea necesario o de forma repetida (orden permanente). Hay una cantidad de alimentos para el desayuno, productos enlatados y muchas cosas deliciosas para comer de inmediato o guardar en sus armarios para más tarde, ¡todo gratis! Déjenos saber si podemos ayudar.

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:  www.lswsilverhawks.com

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.