December 4, 2012 - Student Bulletin
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
- December 7 – Winter Ball 7 p.m.
- December 13 – It’s A Wonderful Life performance – 7 p.m.
- December 14 – It’s A Wonderful Life performance – 7 p.m.
- December 15 – It’s A Wonderful Life performance – 7 p.m.
- December 15 – Science Olympiad – Excelsior Invitational – Missouri
- December 15 – Cheer Kiddie Clinic
- December 17 – Drama Club Meeting – 3:15 p.m.
- December 18 – Holiday Concert – Bands/Choirs/Orchestra – 6:30 p.m. Gymnasium
- December 20 – FINALS
- December 21 – FINALS
- December 24 – Winter Break Begins
- January 3 – ENCORE 6 – 7 p.m.
- January 5 – ENCORE 6 – 7 p.m.
- January 6 – ENCORE 6 – 2 p.m.
- January 7 – Term 3 Begins
- January 15 – Registration current 11th Grade – 2:15-3:15 p.m.
- January 16 – Future Hawk Night
- January 21 – Martin Luther King Day – No School
- January 22 – Registration current 10th Grade – 2:15-3:15 p.m.
- January 24 – Drama Club – 3:15 p.m.
- January 28 – Spring Play Auditions – 7-10 p.m.
- January 29 – Registration current 9th grade – 2:15-3:15 p.m.
- Donate to YouthInspire’s 1st Annual Winter Clothing Drive! YouthInspire is in need of new/gently used items, such as coats, gloves, mittens, and scarfs. Collection Bins are located at most LPS high schools: Lincoln East, Lincoln Southeast, Lincoln High, Lincoln North Star and Lincoln Southwest. We are collecting this week! We will be donating proceeds to area shelters, so please bring all of your winter items that you wish to donate to the box in front of the trophy case. We appreciate your help! See Thanh Vo for more details and information. For more information regarding the YouthInspire Foundation, visit www.leadershiplincoln.org/inspire.html or “Like” them on Facebook, using keyword: youthinspire.
LUNCH FOR WEDNESDAY
- Whole Grain Corn Puppies, Turkey ham and Cheese Rollie or Beef & Mac w/ Whole Wheat Roll
SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY
- Boys Reserve Basketball – LSE – 5:45 p.m.
- Girls Freshman Basketball - LSE – 5:45 p.m.
- Girls Reserve Basketball – LSE – 7:30 p.m.
- Boys Freshman Basketball – LSE – 7:30 p.m.
- Ever thought of studying abroad or being a foreign exchange student? The counseling center has received some new information from a reputable program that helps students connect with a positive study abroad experience. For more information, see Mrs. Finkhouse or Ms. Burk in the Counseling Center.
- Seniors are reminded to check the LSW Counseling Center website (http://wp.lps.org/jlehn2/) for scholarship updates in the posts on the HOME page and on the SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES page. New additions include the following:
- The creators of the Student Award Search Aid website are offering the B. Davis Scholarship, which has a May 27, 2013 deadline. This scholarship is valued at $1,000 and info is available at StudentAwardsSearch.com. If you have questions, please email questions to email@example.com.
- Visit www.nebraskalegionauz.net to access info about the American Legion Auxiliary’s Americanism Essay Contest. Winners will receive $50 each. For additional info, visit www.nebraskalegionaux.net or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- An Army ROTC scholarship is available through Creighton University & UNO. This scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors. The next deadline is December 26, 2012. The scholarship covers 100% tuition, $1,200 a year for books, and a monthly stipend ranging from $300 – $500. For more info, contact Maureen J. Minder, Captain, US Army Enrollment & Scholarship Officer at 402-280-1154.
- The Antonette Willa Skupa Turner Scholarship is a $500 scholarship is open to high school seniors who are prospective first year college students planning on majoring in English or History at accredited colleges or universities. The deadline is February 28, 2013.
- Seniors are reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest at EducationQuest.org as well as with national scholarship searches, which have links posted at http://wp.lps.org/jlehn2/students/scholarships/.
- Seniors interested in learning about available scholarships should check the posts on the Counseling Center's home page (http://wp.lps.org/jlehn2/) and on the Scholarship Opportunities page (http://wp.lps.org/jlehn2/students/scholarship-opportunities/). Both pages are updated on an ongoing basis when the Counseling Center receives information. Recent listings include updates from:
- Midland University's Athletic Management Scholarship Program
- UNK's College of Education Cooperating School Honor Scholarships
- American Legion's Need A List Program
- Bellevue West's Executively Fabulous Scholarship
- Burger King Scholars Program
- Nebraska State Athletic Administrators Association Scholarship
- Norma Ross Walter Scholarship Program
- Students are also reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest at http://www.educationquest.org/scholarshipquest/ for local, regional and state scholarships. Links to national scholarship searches are included on the ScholarshipQuest site and LSW's Counseling Center's Scholarships page located at http://wp.lps.org/jlehn2/students/scholarships/
- TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE for Silver Hawk Theatre's winter holiday classic - IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE. $10 for Adults and $8 for Students. Call the Box Office for information and reservations at 402-436-1335.
- Monday, December 10 – Northwest Missouri State 10 a.m.