Monday, January 26, 2015
Happy birthday to Ryan McManus, Kendall Yeruski, Anastazia Harris, Earl Hocking, Collin Robbins, and Mr. Yoder.
Happy half birthday to Kevin Chung, Allison Funfsinn, Ethan Leek, Abbigayle O'Malley, Ava Spolec, Marisa Bulak, Jane Leonatti, Mrs. Yerly, Ms. Weber, and Mr. Sarver.
Congratulations to last week's perfect attendance donut winners: Mrs. Gaworski's 4th hour and Mrs. Salazar's 7th hour.
Congratulations to the five Special Olympics athletes who competed in basketball skills last weekend: Jordan Huhn finished in 5th place. Maegan Walton earned a silver medal. Nate Ashlock, Annika Draper, and Bishop Stiles earned gold medals and will advance to state in March. Great job!
This weekend the Public Forum debaters competed at the Sandburg High School Convocation of Eagles tournament in Orland Park. Congratulations to Holly Weitzel and Emily Piecha for winning a 4th place trophy for their JV Public Forum team. They won 4 of their 5 rounds and came in 4th out of 28 schools competing. Your coaches are so proud of your win!
Attention sophomores, juniors, and seniors: a list of high scholarship recipients for three, five, and seven semesters high scholarship is posted in the cafeteria and outside the Counseling office. Please check this list carefully. If you think you should be on this list, or you have a correction in the spelling of your name, please see Miss Hylla in the Counseling office as soon as possible.
Attention Link Leaders: We will have a meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday of this week during all lunch periods. Please make every effort to attend!
Attention all students: There are still openings for the group interpretation team! No experience is needed to join this fun and exciting event at LPHS. Please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 for more information. Students of all grades are welcome!
Attention students: Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 27th, the yearbook staff will be taking group club photos. Students will be called down to the west gym throughout the day during periods 1-6 to take pictures. Be sure to wear your club t-shirts.
Attention Senior Board members: We will have a meeting on Thursday, January 29th at 7:40 a.m. in room 322.
There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in the Media Center. Please plan on attending.
Attention all students: Renaissance cards were distributed last week. If you did not receive your card or have any questions, please see Mrs. Ganze this week.
There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Thursday, January 29th at 7:40 in room 304. Also, Tuesday is picture day for the yearbook. Try to wear red and green for the picture.
This is a reminder that the Anime Club is every Wednesday after school from 2:00 to 3:00 in the Media Center.
Anyone interested in boys track and field should meet in the new cafeteria today at 3:25 for practice. Please contact Coach Makransky in the dolan building with any questions. Again, boys track practice starts today at 3:25. Meet in the new cafeteria.
Attention students: If you are looking for gold cord hours, the Counseling office is looking for helpers for the 8th grade conferences coming up next Monday, February 2nd through Thursday, February 5th. The times needed are from 4:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Please see Mrs. Wilson in the Counseling office if you are interested in volunteering for any part of this event.
Attention Art Club! There will be a short Art Club meeting from 3:00 - 3:30 in room 212 on Thursday, January 29. We will discuss the upcoming field trip. See Mrs. Sarver if you cannot attend the meeting.
Attention Freshmen Board members: There will be a freshmen board meeting on Tuesday, January 27th at 7:30 a.m. in room 334. All board members should attend to discuss upcoming fundraising opportunities.
POTENTIAL freshmen, sophomore, and junior Lady Cavs Golfers need to speak with Mr. Gunia.
Attention students, faculty, and staff: Tuesday, January 27th will be lost and found day. During all lunches we will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. If you lost anything, stop by the tables in the cafeteria to see if we found them.
Chess Club will meet on Tuesday, January 27th at 3:00 in the old cafeteria. Chess Club members are reminded to bring their $3.00 dues.
The Film Club will meet in room 139 on Friday, January 30th between 3:00 and 4:00.
Attention freshmen! On Tuesday, February 3rd there will be a freshmen ring assembly in the auditorium at the beginning of 3rd hour. The assembly will last approximately 20 minutes. Freshmen will sit in the main floor only. All other students will report to 3rd hour class.
Attention students and staff: The Environmental Committee would like you to plan on wearing your favorite football team jersey on Friday, January 30th to help LP start celebrating the Super Bowl.
If you're on the math team and forgot the meeting this morning, swing by room 143 to get the handouts and practice competition sheet from Mr. Makeever!
Attention Key Club members: Swing by room 143 to pick up the "Community Day coupon booklets" we are selling for a fundraiser. The more you sell, the more funds the Key Club will have to help others!!.. And by the way, there is going to be a prize for the Key Club member who sells the most booklets!
Attention Science Club: Our next meeting will be Friday, January 30th right after school in room 305.
Attention all students: Do you think all people deserve to be respected? Do you have a passion for changing society? Your opportunity is here! Our very own LEAD or Leadership, Education, Awareness of Disabilities is meeting on Thursday, January 29th at 7:30 a.m. in room 211. Think it's too late to join our club? No worries, we are ALWAYS taking new members. If you can't make the meeting, please see Mrs. Salazar.
Attention all girls interested in track and field: We are starting practice Tuesday, January 27th - tomorrow. We will be meeting every Tuesday and Thursday through February in the new cafeteria. Distance runners should be dressed to go outside. If you have any questions, see Coach Beatty.
Any students interested in participating in spring sports including baseball, girls soccer, softball, boys tennis, and track and field, there will be an athletic code of ethics on Wednesday, February 4th at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.
Walt Willey, an Ottawa native and former actor on the soap opera, All My Children, is taking his one-man show on the road and will be holding a matinee (or morning showing) for L-P students on Tuesday, February 3rd in addition to his weekend shows on Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8. If you are interested in attending the morning performance during periods 2, 3, and 4 on February 2, please see your English teacher for tickets. Tickets for the morning show will be $15.00. Tickets for the weekend performances may be purchased in advance in Mr. Wrobleski's office for $20.00 or at the door for $25.00.
Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Monday, February 23rd and continuing through Friday, March 6th. Single tickets are $10 and couple tickets are $20. The dance is Saturday, March 7th. Students attending L-P's Sadie who are taking a non-L-P student are required to fill out a Guest Request Form. Guest Request Forms may be picked up at the greeter's desk. These forms must be returned to the Dean's Office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after February 20th.
Attention seniors: The Senior Board is looking for photos to include in the senior video. Please submit your photos that include any group activities throughout your high school years to Mr. Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before March 26th.
Attention seniors: We want to know the places you will go! Please come to the Counseling Office to share if you have been accepted to any colleges, careers, or military branches. An acceptance tree is in the Counseling Office to celebrate your accomplishment!
Attention seniors: Please continue checking the Counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Please also watch scholarship deadlines approaching. Also remember to sign up in the Counseling office to see Katie Deihl on Tuesdays between 11:00 and 2:00 for assistance with colleges, careers, and scholarships.