LaSalle-Peru Township High School District 120

LPHS Announcements

  • Thursday, April 27, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Caitlyn Carrico, Jerri Green, Ashli Hardersen, Hailey Lightle, Veronica Terry, and Ms. Hamilton.

     

    There will be an art club meeting in room 213 from 2:45-3:45 today.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign up your team of up to 7 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Thursday May 4th the County Clerk’s Office will be here during all lunch hours to register voters. You will need 2 forms of ID, & one that has your address on it in order to register.

     

    Attention seniors!  Do you still need help preparing for your future after high school?  Maybe you haven't applied, signed up for placement testing, or need some other assistance.  Please see your counselor immediately for help!

     

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  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention AP Students: An AP Exam pre-administration session will be held TODAY at 1:50 in the auditorium.  The session should take approximately 30 minutes to complete.  You will need to make arrangements for your own transportation home.  Please bring a #2 pencil.  If you are unable to attend this session, then you will need to attend on Friday, April 28 before school beginning at 7:00AM.  Please see Mrs. Cushing with questions.

     

    There will be an art club meeting in room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 27.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffleball tournament on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign up your team of up to 7 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this years hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Thursday May 4th the County Clerk’s Office will be here during all lunch hours to register voters. You will need 2 forms of ID, & one that has your address on it in order to register.

     

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  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Justin James, Alexander Perez, Kelsey Rivara, and Grace Sparling.

     

    Congratulations to all of the athletes and partners on their accomplishments in this past Saturday’s bocce tournament here at LP. Annika Draper , Jessica Kurkowski , Julie Leach and TJ Stangland will be advancing to the State competition in Bloomington this June. GO CAVS! “

     

    There will be an art club meeting in room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 27.

     

    Attention AP Students: An AP Exam pre-administration session will be held on Wednesday, April 26 at 1:50 in the auditorium. The session should take approximately 30 minutes to complete. You will need to make arrangements for your own transportation home. Please bring a #2 pencil. If you are unable to attend this session, then you will need to attend on Friday, April 28 before school beginning at 7:00AM. Please see Mrs. Cushing with questions.

     

    Seniors being honored during the Senior Awards Night Wednesday, April 26, will have a rehearsal in the auditorium today during the last half of 7th hour. You will be dismissed from your 7th hour class at 2:10 and are to proceed directly to the auditorium. Also, please let Mrs. Nelson or her secretary, Mrs. Franklin, know if you cannot attend the Senior Award Program.

     

    Thursday May 4th the County Clerk’s Office will be here during all lunch hours to register voters. You will need 2 forms of ID, & one that has your address on it in order to register.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign up your team of up to 7 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this years hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

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  • Monday, April 24, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Alexis Glupczynski, Noah Hancock, Skyler Hash, Adam Kofoid, Molly Saylor, Hunter Thurman, Kevin Bourey, Connor Cofoid, Brittany Dawson, and Grace Filipiak.

     

    Rachel Hickey and Brendon Sebastian both broke the school record in the 800 meter run on Saturday night in Palatine.  Rachel ran a 2:13.69 (2nd fastest time in the state by less than a second) and Brendon with a 1:56.53.  The previous LP 800 m boys record was held by Connor Hickey, Rachel’s brother, and Rachel beat her own record.  Way to go!

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Mr. Glupczynski’s and Mrs. Payton’s 1st hour World History and Ms. Wilkins’s 2nd hour AAP.

     

    Attention Renaissance members: There will be a short Renaissance meeting after school today in room 324.

     

    There will be an art club meeting in room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 27.

     

    There will be a short informational meeting for all girls going out for basketball 7:30 a.m. in room 212 Tuesday. Any questions ask Coach Studziinski.

     

    There will be an open gym from 3 to 4 at the Sellett gym Tuesday and Thursday. Any questions ask coach Ewald.

     

    Hey Cavaliers! Do you have blood? Good, we need it! Come out to help the local Heartland Bank Blood Center by donating blood at this Friday’s Blood Drive. Sign-ups are available at the front table in the New Cafeteria. With your donation, you will also get a $5 Subway gift card. Don’t forget that those who donate blood six times during their four years will receive a Red Honor Cord to wear at graduation. Also, remember to eat iron-rich foods and make healthy food choices before donating. Come sign up to donate blood!

     

    Key Club and FCCLA will be meeting together at 7:15 AM on Tuesday morning in the Cavalier Community Room to plan for the blood drive on Friday.

     

    Attention AP Students: An AP Exam pre-administration session will be held on Wednesday, April 26 at 1:50 in the auditorium. The session should take approximately 30 minutes to complete. You will need to make arrangements for your own transportation home. Please bring a #2 pencil. If you are unable to attend this session, then you will need to attend on Friday, April 28 before school beginning at 7:00AM. Please see Mrs. Cushing with questions.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign up your team of up to 7 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    To celebrate Earth Day this year, the LP Green Team conducted a campus wide cleanup. They will also be planting trees at the Dolan Building to honor the 25th anniversary of the Green Team. The club was founded in 1992 as a way to recycle paper and cans.  As Margaret Mead said, “Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has”.

     

    Seniors being honored during the Senior Awards Night Wednesday, April 26, will have a rehearsal in the auditorium Tuesday, April 25 during the last half of 7th hour. You will be dismissed from your 7th hour class at 2:10 and are to proceed directly to the auditorium. Also, please let Mrs. Nelson or her secretary, Mrs. Franklin, know if you cannot attend the Senior Award Program.

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    The LP Rummage Sale and Bake Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Sellett Gym.  Most items are priced at $1.00!  Hope to see you there.

     

    Junior students who were absent for the SAT will need to report to the CCR tomorrow at 7:45AM for the make-up testing session.  Please bring a couple of #2 pencils and your calculator.  You must leave all cell phones and other electronic devices in your locker.  Please see Mrs. Cushing if you have questions.

     

    Thursday May 4th the County Clerk’s Office will be here during all lunch hours to register voters. You will need 2 forms of ID, & one that has your address on it in order to register.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this years hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

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  • Friday, April 21, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Cameron Martin, Johnathan Qadri, Parker Swiskoski, Jarely Vargas-Benitez, and Cristen Clark.

     

    Seniors being honored during the Senior Awards Night Wednesday, April 26, will have a rehearsal in the auditorium Tuesday, April 25 during the last half of 7th hour. You will be dismissed from your 7th hour class at 2:10 and are to proceed directly to the auditorium. Also, please let Mrs. Nelson or her secretary, Mrs. Franklin, know if you cannot attend the Senior Award Program.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    There’s a recent job opening at JB Contracting. For more information, check out the website under job opportunities. It’s also posted outside the Counseling Office.

     

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  • Thursday, April 20, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Matthew Klein, Josee Ladzinski, and Caitlin Obmann.

     

    Seniors being honored during the Senior Awards Night Wednesday, April 26, will have a rehearsal in the auditorium Tuesday, April 25 during the last half of 7th hour. You will be dismissed from your 7th hour class at 2:10 and are to proceed directly to the auditorium. Also, please let Mrs. Nelson or her secretary, Mrs. Franklin, know if you cannot attend the Senior Award Program.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    It is RESPECT week at LP.  This is the week to celebrate everyone’s differences and come together as the Unified School we are.  During lunches today and tomorrow, LEAD will be having trivia and banner signing.  We will also be having a photo booth on Thursday and Friday and selling polaroid pictures for $1.00.  On Friday during 1st hr. we will be holding a fundraiser for Special Olympics called the Miracle Minute.  The class who raises the most money will win a pizza party!!  To end our week we are calling on all Super Fans.  We want to pack the stands for the Special Olympics Bocce tournament Saturday, April 22nd.  Please wear green and meet Mrs. Witte in the football stadium at 8:45. 

     

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  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Tatum Herrera.

     

    There will be an open gym from 3:00 to 4:00 at the Sellett gym on Thursday. Any questions ask Coach Miller.

     

    Attention Key Club and Science Club members: we will be having our Earth Day Cleanup at Starved Rock this Saturday. We'll be leaving on the bus at 12:30.

    Attention Cavaliers: Key Club will be hosting its Blood Drive next Friday on April 28th. Sign-ups will be available during lunch next week. Come sign up for a good cause.

     

    Attention Junior Board:   There will have a meeting this Thursday, April 20 at 7:20am in Mr. Berard's Room.  We will be distributing T-shirts and collecting T-shirt money.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this years hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

      

    It is RESPECT week at LP.  This is the week to celebrate everyone’s differences and come together as the Unified School we are.  During lunches on Wed, Thurs, and Friday LEAD will be having trivia and banner signing.  We will also be having a photo booth on Thursday and Friday and selling polaroid pictures for $1.00.  On Friday during 1st hr. we will be holding a fundraiser for Special Olympics called the Miracle Minute.  The class who raises the most money will win a pizza party!!  To end our week we are calling on all Super Fans.  We want to pack the stands for the Special Olympics Bocce tournament Saturday, April 22nd.  Please wear green and meet Mrs. Witte in the football stadium at 8:45. 

     

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  • Tuesday, April 18, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Precious Stuggis, Mackenzie Chiapelli, Skyler Leach, Haley Schroeder, Seth Antle, Jessica Doyle, Emma Stadler, Aubrey Testa, Hunter Kaszynski, Damian Sanchez, Diego Sanchez, and Mr. Stevenson.

     

    Congratulations to the April 6th winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Ms. Weber’s 2nd hour Learning Readiness P.E.!

     

    There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in room 324. All members should attend.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting in room 304 at 7:25 Wednesday.  Please turn in your fundraising money.

     

    There will be an open gym from 3:00 to 4:00 at the Sellett gym on  Tuesday and Thursday. Any questions ask Coach Miller.

     

    There will be no after school math lab in room 151 today, Tuesday, April 18th.  There will be tutoring starting at 4:00 in room 149.

     

    Attention LEAD members: we will be meeting today, April 18th during your lunch period in Cavalier Community Room.

     

    Junior students who were absent for the SAT will need to report to the CCR on Tuesday, April 25 at 7:45AM for the make-up testing session.  Please see Mrs. Cushing if you have questions.

     

    Attention Junior Board:   There will have a meeting this Thursday, April 20 at 7:20am in Mr. Berard's Room.  We will be distributing T-shirts and collecting T-shirt money.

     

     

    Attention Key Club and Science Club members: we will be having our Earth Day Cleanup at Starved Rock this Saturday. We'll be leaving on the bus at 12:30.

    Attention Cavaliers: Key Club will be hosting its Blood Drive next Friday on April 28th. Sign-ups will be available during lunch next week. Come sign up for a good cause.

     

    It is RESPECT week at LP.  This is the week to celebrate everyone’s differences and come together as the Unified School we are.  During lunches on Wed, Thurs, and Friday LEAD will be having trivia and banner signing.  We will also be having a photo booth on Thursday and Friday and selling polaroid pictures for $1.00.  On Friday during 1st hr. we will be holding a fundraiser for Special Olympics called the Miracle Minute.  The class who raises the most money will win a pizza party!!  To end our week we are calling on all Super Fans.  We want to pack the stands for the Special Olympics Bocce tournament Saturday, April 22nd.  Please wear green and meet Mrs. Witte in the football stadium at 8:45. 

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

    The LP Rummage Sale and Bake Sale will take place on Saturday, April 29 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Sellett Gym.  Most items are priced at $1.00!  Hope to see you there.

     

    Seniors being honored during the Senior Awards Night Wednesday, April 26, will have a rehearsal in the auditorium Tuesday, April 25 during the last half of 7th hour. You will be dismissed from your 7th hour class at 2:10 and are to proceed directly to the auditorium. Also, please let Mrs. Nelson or her secretary, Mrs. Franklin, know if you cannot attend the Senior Award Program.

     

    Attention seniors: If you have not filled out a senior questionnaire sheet, please stop in the Counseling office and see Mrs. Wilson.

     

    Paul Mitchell The School will be here 2nd hour today; also ISAC will be here today from 3rd through 5th hour. Sign up in the Counseling Office if interested.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this years hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention students: If you are looking for Cav Cord hours, please check the counseling website under Cav Cord opportunities.

     

    Attention senior athletes: The IHSA is providing a complimentary official registration for next school year. You simply begin the process by filling in your information and selecting the sport(s) that you want to officiate. For more information, stop in the Counseling office.

     

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  • Friday, April 7, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Tyler Duttlinger, Corbin Heller, Brendon Sebastian, Scott McManus, and Precious Stuggis.

    Happy birthday to the following people who have birthdays during spring break:

    Silex Hounsve, Logan Johnson, Jacob Krzyaniak, John Niehaus, Kaylee Puetz, Colby Urbanski, Hope Beelman, Gillian Martin, Melissa Mertes, Madisyn Rose, Haley Schmitz, Roxann Calderon, Nicolas Martinez, Mauricio Carreon, Jenna Foltynewicz, Mollie May, Jeffery Shan, Lindsey Rimes, Michelle Windy, Itzia Casas, Kyle Lynch, Evy O'Brien’ Ashley Sanchez, Joe Tomminello, Jack Mertes, Shana Milby, Drew Verway, Mrs. Nelson, Mr. Derber, Mr. Berard, Mrs. Sell, Ms. Loving, Mr. Glupczynski, and Mr. Medina.

     

    Attention Honor Society members: Your RSVP for the Rotary banquet is due today in the principal’s office.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    Attention prom goers, today is the last day to buy your tickets during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after today.. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

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  • Thursday, April 6, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Devanshi Patel, Raegen Poole, Mackenzie Salazar, Ms. Showen, Shekinah King, Liam Lockridge, Hannah Lynch, Francisco Montebello, Avarie Ruppert, Emma Salazar, and Michael Trench.

     

    Attention students:  If you borrowed a calculator for the test yesterday, please return to your teacher.

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 today. Please return your signed permission slips for the field trip!

     

    Attention Honor Society members: Your RSVP for the Rotary banquet is due this Friday, April 7th in the principal’s office.

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets are on sale until April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

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  • Wednesday, April 5, 2017

     

    Testing day today for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.  Seniors are not in attendance today. 

     

    Happy birthday to Devanshi Patel, Raegen Poole, Mackenzie Salazar, and Ms. Showen.

     

    Attention Honor Society members: Your RSVP for the Rotary banquet is due this Friday, April 7th in the principal’s office.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets are on sale until Friday, April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 6.  Please return your signed permission slips for the field trip!

     

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  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Zakary Kimball, Kirsten Rolando, Michael Schmidt, and Gavin Watland.

     

    Attention Honor Society members:  Your RSVP for the Rotary banquet is due this Friday, April 7th in the principal's office.

     

    Attention students:

    Today we will be on the 1:46 schedule.  At 1:46 Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors are to report directly to their testing rooms.  Bring two #2 pencils and one blue or black pen.  Please check the lists that are posted in the cafeteria or bulletin board by Counseling office for your room assignment.  At 1:46, Seniors will report to the auditorium.  You will be seated with your homeroom so that attendance can be taken.   Make sure you bring your chromebook and something to write with.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school today in the old cafeteria. 

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets are on sale until April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 6.  Please return your signed permission slips for the field trip!

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

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  • Monday, April 3, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Nicholas McGee, Ryan Skoog, Lewis Johnson, Denell Kinney, Caitlyn Kmetz, Caitlin Veith, and Ms. Gibson.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mrs. Boylan’s 3rd hour English II and Mrs. Salander’s 3rd hour Oasis.

     

    Anyone who is playing football or interested in playing next year, there will be a meeting after school today beginning at 2:50 in the auditorium. It is important that you attend this meeting. For questions, please see Coach Medina.

     

    Attention Seniors: the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours today to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment today. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

    Congratulations to the intramural 3 on 3 championship team of Alex Lenkaitis, Eric Rimmele, and Mr. Spencer. The girls division was won by Paige Champlin, Jacey Mertel, and Kaitlyn Bauer.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school tomorrow in the old cafeteria. 

     

    Attention students:

    On Tuesday, April 4 we will run a 1:46 schedule.  At 1:46 Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors are to report directly to their testing rooms.  Bring two #2 pencils and one blue or black pen.  Please check the lists that are posted in the cafeteria for your room assignment.  At 1:46, Seniors will report to the auditorium.  You will be seated with your homeroom so that attendance can be taken.

     

    On Wednesday, April 5, Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors will report to school at regular time.  You will report to your assigned testing room.  Bring at least two #2 pencils and a calculator.  Seniors will not attend school on this day.  Please note that breakfast will only be available in the new cafeteria and no lunch will be served. 

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 on Thursday, April 6.  Please return your signed permission slips for the field trip!

     

    Volunteers are needed for the LP Rummage Sale during the week of April 24-29.  Any interested student should see Mrs. Kowalczyk in the Counseling office or Mrs. Ganze in Security.  This is a great way for students to earn Cav Cord hours!

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets are on sale until April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

    Attention Literary Festival Team members:

    If you have not yet returned the Absence Request Forms to Mrs. Phillips or Mrs. Honecker-Ummel, please do so immediately. Remember, this Friday is the Literary Festival, so report to the auditorium after 1st period. Please dress appropriately and bring money for lunch.

     

    Attention faculty, staff, and students:

    This is a reminder that this Friday, April 7, LP is hosting the Literary Festival. Numerous guests from other schools attending the festival will be in the auditorium for the majority of the day, but will also be in the Alumni Room, Cavalier Community Room, library, room 102b, and the Staff Lounge during periods 2-5A. Like true Cavaliers, please make them feel welcome and assist anyone in need of directions to one of the aforementioned rooms.

     

    The March of Dimes coin drive continues this week! With the help of Key Club International, prematurity rates declined by more than 10% from 2006-2013, preventing an estimated 231,000 babies from being born preterm. Participating classrooms and offices are collecting change in baby bottles. The 1st hour classroom or office with the most change will win breakfast pizzas
     

    Key Club will be meeting this Tuesday morning in room 211.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

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  • Friday, March 31, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Emilee Booker, Robert Pohar, Kenia Rojas, LeeShila Tucker, Mr. Kirkpatrick, Colin Hartman, Sarah Loveless, Ailyn Rojas, and Lucas Salazar.

     

    Attention Junior Board students and staff members:  If you ordered a butterbraid from Juniro Board, they are being delivered at the beginning of 7th hour.  Please pick up your butterbraid after school in the old cafeteria.   

     

    Attention Seniors, the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours on Monday, April 3rd to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment on April 3rd. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

    Attention Science Club.  For those students going to Liberty Village today, you will meet in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305 right after school.

     

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  • Thursday, March 30, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Evan Colmane, Kathryn Skoog, and Colten Yeruski.

     

    All Gold and Silver Renaissance card holders should have received a Delivery Day form. These forms are due to the bookstore by today along with payment. If you did not receive a form, please see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale starting today, March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk.

     

    Attention Science Club.  On Friday, March 31st those going to Liberty Village will meet in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305 right after school.

     

    Hey LP students! FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, helping others, and building friendships through faith-centered activities. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! Our next meeting will be Friday, March 31st at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. Are you looking for ways to get involved with the community and get service hours? We are planning a community service event at a local church on April 29th. Join us this Friday for more information!

     

    Attention Seniors, the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours on Monday, April 3rd to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment on April 3rd. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

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  • Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Lindsey Debosik, Jordan Lieske, Angela Pelszynski, and Morganna Zeriau.

     

    All Gold and Silver Renaissance card holders should have received a Delivery Day form. These forms are due to the bookstore by Thursday along with payment. If you did not receive a form, please see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention Seniors, the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours on Monday, April 3rd to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment on April 3rd. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale tomorrow, March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    Hey LP students! FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, helping others, and building friendships through faith-centered activities. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! Our next meeting will be Friday, March 31st at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. Are you looking for ways to get involved with the community and get service hours? We are planning a community service event at a local church on April 29th. Join us this Friday for more information!

     

    Attention Science Club.  On Friday, March 31st those going to Liberty Village will meet in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305 right after school.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by today in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting tonight, March 29th  at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

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  • Tuesday, March 28, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Maverick Andrews, David Hillyer, and Dillian Shambaugh.

     

    All Gold and Silver Renaissance card holders should have received a Delivery Day form. These forms are due to the bookstore by Thursday along with payment. If you did not receive a form, please see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    Attention Science Club.  If you have not turned in your field trip form for Liberty Village then please do so to Mrs. Depenbrock by Wednesday, March 29th.  On Friday, March 31st those going to Liberty Village will meet in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305 right after school.

     

    Attention junior students: This is your FINAL reminder to sign up in the bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by today. Today is the last day to sign up.

     

    Hey LP students! FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, helping others, and building friendships through faith-centered activities. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! Our next meeting will be Friday, March 31st at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. Are you looking for ways to get involved with the community and get service hours? We are planning a community service event at a local church on April 29th. Join us this Friday for more information!

     

    Attention Seniors, the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours on Monday, April 3rd to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment on April 3rd. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday, March 29th  at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

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  • Monday, March 27, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Dorian Manrriquez, Ortiz Ruiz, Leilani Tautolo, Daisy Vazquez, Aaliyah Lyon, Grace McCormick, Victoria Perez, Isaiah Rodriguez, Gina Siekierka, and Mr. Pytel.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts- Ms. Ewald’s 3rd hour English I and Ms. Davidson’s 3rd hour Independent Living!

     

    Congratulations to Shay Schari who was 7th at the Indoor State Meet in long jump and Rachel Hickey who was Indoor State Champ in the 800 meter.

     

    Attention junior students: This is your FINAL reminder to sign up in the bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28. Tomorrow is the last day to sign up.

     

    Every day, 72 babies die from premature birth complications. With the help of Key Club, prematurity rates declined by more than 10% from 2006-2013, preventing an estimated 231,000 babies from being born preterm. The March of Dimes provides care in 130 hospitals nationwide. However, our work is not done yet. Starting this week, participating classrooms will be collecting change in baby bottles. The 1st hour classroom with the most change will win a breakfast pizza! 

     

    Key Club will have our regular meeting on Tuesday morning at 7:15 am in room 211. 

     

    Attention all track and field boys:  please meet in room 335 right after school at 2:45 today.

     

    Attention Science club:  if you have not turned in your field trip form for Liberty Village, then please do so to Mrs. Depenbrock by Wednesday, March 29th.  On Friday, March 31st those going to Liberty Village will meet in Mrs. Depenbrock's room - 305 right after school.

     

    All Key Club members are reminded that our banquet will be Wednesday evening starting at 6:30 pm in the Cavalier Community Room, please bring a dish to pass. Parents and guardians are welcome! 

     

    Hey LP students! FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, helping others, and building friendships through faith-centered activities. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! Our next meeting will be Friday, March 31st at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. Are you looking for ways to get involved with the community and get service hours? We are planning a community service event at a local church on April 29th. Join us this Friday for more information!

     

    Attention seniors: the Jostens rep will be outside the auditorium near the greeter’s desk during all lunch hours on Monday, April 3rd to distribute cap and gowns. If you have a balance due, please bring payment on April 3rd. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office today!

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday, March 29th  at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    The following college representatives will be here:

    Tuesday, March 28th – Upper Iowa University, Fayette, IA – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, March 28th – ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Wednesday, March 29 – Bradley University, Peoria, IL – 3rd hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, March 24, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Matthew Chamberlain, Kylie Edens, William Hankins, David McPhedran, Makayla McPhedran, Michael Hammen, Drew Towne, Morgan Zuchora, and Mrs. Kochis.

     

    Attention Science Club our next meeting will be today right after school in room 305.  Bring your permission slip for Liberty village if you have not already turned it in to Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    The Tireless and Staff awards are travelling trophies given to a faculty and staff member who have shown dedication and commitment to the students of LP High School.  These individuals go above and beyond daily to provide students with an environment that encourages and supports excellence. Please pick up a form at the greeters desk and nominate a deserving faculty or staff member who you would like to see recognized. All forms are due in by April 7th.

     

    Attention junior students: This is a reminder to sign up in the Bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28th.

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting today, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

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  • Thursday, March 23, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Courtney Ries.

     

    Attention Science Club our next meeting will be on Friday, March 24th right after school in room 305.  Bring your permission slip for Liberty village if you have not already turned it in to Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting this Friday, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in room 213 today from 2:45-3:45.

     

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  • Wednesday, March 22, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Brandon Cate, Michael Cuevas, Maryssa Danner, Haley Holloway, Riley Shutt, Kyle Stokvis, and Alexandra Wren.

     

    This is a reminder that we will still be on the 1:45 dismissal schedule today; however, buses will not run until 2:45 today to allow for all freshmen to meet with their Link Crew Leaders.

     

    Thank you to everyone who donated to the Ottawa/Naplate Tornado Relief fund. LP was able to donate $2,100.00 to a family in need. The 6th hour class which raised the most was Mr. McLaughlin’s. They raised over $220.00. However, several 6th hour classes, including Mrs. Patrick’s, Mr. Beatty’s, Mrs. Kochis’, Mrs. Phillips’, and Mrs. Rathbun’s, raised over $150.00. Renaissance would like to recognize these top 6 classes with an Ice Cream Sundae Bar. Thanks again to everyone who donated to this great cause.

     

    Attention Science Club our next meeting will be on Friday, March 24th right after school in room 305.  Bring your permission slip for Liberty village if you have not already turned it in to Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    Any sophomores or juniors interested in being a Link Leader for the 2017-2018 school year, please fill out an application and return it to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 or Mrs. Hartman in room 148.  Applications can be picked up at the Greeter's desk, the Library circulation desk, room 119 or room 148.

     

    Any freshmen, sophomores or juniors interested in joining student council for the 2017-2018 school year, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 for a petition.

     

    Any juniors meeting all qualifications to run for student council president who are interested in running, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There will be a Link Leader meeting in room 119 during all lunch periods on Thursday, March 23.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in room 213 on Thursday, March, 23 from 2:45-3:45.

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting this Friday, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting this Friday, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday at 7:25 in order collect Butter Braid Forms. Mr. Berard needs to collect the forms and the money.  

     

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  • Tuesday, March 21, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Rodrigo Luna.

     

    This is a reminder that we will still be on the 1:45 dismissal schedule on Wednesday, however, buses will not run until 2:45 that day to allow for all freshmen to meet with their Link Crew Leaders.

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting this Friday, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

    Any sophomores or juniors interested in being a Link Leader for the 2017-2018 school year, please fill out an application and return it to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 or Mrs. Hartman in room 148.  Applications can be picked up at the Greeter's desk, the Library circulation desk, room 119 or room 148.

     

    Any freshmen, sophomores or juniors interested in joining student council for the 2017-2018 school year, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 for a petition.

     

    Any juniors meeting all qualifications to run for student council president who are interested in running, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There will be a Link Leader meeting in room 119 during all lunch periods on Thursday, March 23.

     

    Attention junior students: This is a reminder to sign up in the Bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28th.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    Attention Science Club our next meeting will be on Friday, March 24th right after school in room 305.  Bring your permission slip for Liberty village if you have not already turned it in to Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in room 213 on Thursday, March, 23 from 2:45-3:45.

     

    The Tireless and Staff awards are travelling trophies given to a faculty and staff member who have shown dedication and commitment to the students of LP High School.  These individuals go above and beyond daily to provide students with an environment that encourages and supports excellence. Please pick up a form at the greeters desk and nominate a deserving faculty or staff member who you would like to see recognized. All forms are due in by April 7th.

     

    Attention Literary Festival Team Members:   LP is hosting the Literary Festival this year on Friday, April 7. Please meet in Mrs. Phillips’ room (322) at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 23 for a brief meeting concerning the Literary Festival. If you cannot attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Phillips before or after school the following week.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday at 7:25 in order collect Butter Braid Forms. Mr. Berard needs to collect the forms and the money.  

     

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  • Monday, March 20, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Shelby Dickey, Abby Neu, Emma Ebener, Delani Martin, McKenzie Martin, Emily Nadler, Mrs. Sarver, and Mr. Mentgen.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Mr. Makransky’s 2nd hour CEO and Mrs. Rutkowski’s 2nd hour Child Care!

     

    This is a reminder that we will still be on the 1:45 dismissal schedule on Wednesday, however, buses will not run until 2:45 that day to allow for all freshmen to meet with their Link Crew Leaders.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting on Tuesday, March 21st at 7:20 in room 322. We will be discussing prom ticket sales.

     

    Attention ALL FBLA students:   You need to see Mrs. Bedenko-Hill or Mr. Spencer next week to turn in CAV CARD Money!

     

    Attention all sophomores, juniors, and seniors!  Are you potentially interested in an agriculture-related field?  If so, please see Mrs. Sittler in room 313 or Mrs. Carney in the counseling office for more information about the fieldtrip to the IVCC Agriculture Open House on April 6.  The forms to attend must be returned by today, and seats are limited.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in room 213 on Thursday, March, 23 from 2:45-3:45.

     

    The intramural 3 on 3 basketball tournament will be held on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Games will also be played on Thursday March 30 if necessary. There will be a male and female division. Sign your team of up to 4 outside Coach Keating’s room 308 by the end of the day March 24 so a schedule can be made. No team signed up after the deadline will be placed in the tournament.

    AP Exam sign ups end today. Please pay for your exams in the Bookstore. If you have forgotten your sign up materials, but wish to test, then please email Mrs. Cushing.

    Any sophomores or juniors interested in being a Link Leader for the 2017-2018 school year, please fill out an application and return it to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 or Mrs. Hartman in room 148.  Applications can be picked up at the Greeter's desk, the Library circulation desk, room 119 or room 148.

     

    Any freshmen, sophomores or juniors interested in joining student council for the 2017-2018 school year, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 for a petition.

     

    Any juniors meeting all qualifications to run for student council president who are interested in running, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There will be a Link Leader meeting in room 119 during all lunch periods on Thursday, March 23.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday at 7:25 in order collect Butter Braid Forms. Mr. Berard needs to collect the forms and the money.  

     

    There is an open gym Tuesday and Thursday. Meet in the Sellett gym. Any questions ask Coach Vickery.

     

    The Tireless and Staff awards are travelling trophies given to a faculty and staff member who have shown dedication and commitment to the students of LP High School.  These individuals go above and beyond daily to provide students with an environment that encourages and supports excellence. Please pick up a form at the greeters desk and nominate a deserving faculty or staff member who you would like to see recognized. All forms are due in by April 7th.

     

    Attention Literary Festival Team Members:   LP is hosting the Literary Festival this year on Friday, April 7. Please meet in Mrs. Phillips’ room (322) at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 23 for a brief meeting concerning the Literary Festival. If you cannot attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Phillips before or after school the following week.

    Attention Cavaliers, Starting this Friday, Team Skyler and Team Will be selling their products during lunches. We accept cash or checks made payable to Cav Shop Co. If interested please see Skyler Weiden, Aubrey Testa, Kyle Christman, Austin Prybylinski, Shay Scheri, Biz Peruba, Abby Baker, Maddie Cofoid, Will Hocking, Mitch Olsen, Ryan Shevlin, Noah Hancock, Bailey Leek, Justin Porter, Shana Olivero, Brandon Schroeder, or Mr. Graff.

     

    Attention Cavaliers! Is your hair 8 inches or longer? If so, you are eligible to donate to the Children With Hair Loss Foundation at this year’s hair drive on April 26th. They are a nonprofit group that donates wigs to children that have been affected by a disease or event that has prevented them from growing hair. If you are interested in participating in this amazing event, stop by the greeter’s desk for additional information or sign up for a time slot. If you are not able to donate hair but would still like to contribute, TOPs will be collecting money in the cafeteria the week of the drive, starting on Monday, April 24th. If you have any more questions please see a TOPs member or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    The Green Team would like to invite you to join hundreds of millions of people around the world and turn off your lights for one hour next Saturday night to show your commitment to the planet and our collective fight against climate change. There has never been a more timely and important moment for the world to stand in solidarity for the protection of our planet. Help us to make Earth Hour 2017 the best one yet!

     

    Attention Science Club our next meeting will be on Friday, March 24th right after school in room 305.  Bring your permission slip for Liberty village if you have not already turned it in to Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    This weekend the LP Debate team proudly represented LP High School at the 2017 IHSA State Debate final tournament. Varsity debaters Brooklynn Gosnell, Breyer Kinzer, Ashley Hines and Alexa Dawson earned 7 winning ballots after 5 grueling rounds of state debate. The debate team thus ends the season with 28 rounds won total. Congratulations LP Debate on your best season ever.

     

    Attention junior students: This is a reminder to sign up in the Bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28th.

     

    Attention seniors: Make sure you check out the scholarship page under the lphs website. Several new scholarships have been added.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this month:

    Tuesday, March 21 – Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL – 6th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL – 4th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL – 7th hour

    Tuesday, March 28 – Upper Iowa University, Fayette, IA – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, March 28 – ISAC – for help with college, scholarship, and financial aid assistance – periods 3rd – 5th

    Wednesday, March 29 – Bradley University – Peoria, IL – 3rd hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, March 17, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Samuel Bowie, Macy Fusinetti, Joshua Grygiel, Dylan Kilter, Reahgan Murphy, Bailey Considine, Lorena Contreras, Samanta Forrest, Ryan Lane, and Mrs. Schwingle.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office by today.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

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  • Thursday, March 16, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Hunter Karun, Nikolas Muzzarelli, Evan Oliver, Mrs. Depenbrock, and Ms. Honecker-Ummel.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    Attention all sophomores, juniors, and seniors!  Are you potentially interested in an agriculture-related field?  If so, please see Mrs. Sittler in room 313 or Mrs. Carney in the counseling office for more information about the fieldtrip to the IVCC Agriculture Open House on April 6.  The forms to attend must be returned by Monday, March 20, and seats are limited.

     

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  • Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Ethan Gracey, Jessica Gracey, Alexa Gutierrez, Nolan Severson, Seth Struck, and Mrs. Wilkins.

     

    Attention students, faculty, and staff: Stop by the tables in the cafeteria on Thursday, March 16th. We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats, sweatshirts, swimsuits, and much, much more. Even if you don’t think you lost anything, still stop by the tables to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    Thank you to everyone who has donated thus far to the Ottawa/Naplate Tornado Relief Fund. If you haven’t had an opportunity to donate or would like to donate again, we are extending drive until Wednesday. The money will be given to families affected by the disaster. Remember, the 6th hour class that collects the most money will win an ice cream sundae bar. You may also donate during all lunches and at the Greeter’s Desk.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

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  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Tyler Martyn, Clarissa Pangrcic, Maegan Walton, and Madison Wrobleski.

     

    There will be a mandatory sophomore board meeting on Wednesday, March 15th at 7:20 a.m. in room 304.

     

    Thank you to everyone who has donated thus far to the Ottawa/Naplate Tornado Relief Fund. If you haven’t had an opportunity to donate or would like to donate again, we are extending drive until Wednesday. The money will be given to families affected by the disaster. Remember, the 6th hour class that collects the most money will win an ice cream sundae bar. You may also donate during all lunches and at the Greeter’s Desk.

     

    Attention students, faculty, and staff: Stop by the tables in the cafeteria on Thursday, March 16th. We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats, sweatshirts, swimsuits, and much, much more. Even if you don’t think you lost anything, still stop by the tables to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

    Attention Science Club!  Our next meeting will be on Friday, March 17th right after school in room 305.  Since our field trip was canceled on Friday, March 10th we will be looking for a date to reschedule!

     

    CASA is having their 10th annual chocolate festival and they are looking for volunteers to help. Prudence Wheeler is reaching out to see if any students would be interested in helping for volunteer hours.

    Details: April 2, 2017 Celebrations 150, Rt. 6 in LaSalle Event set-up around 8am... details to follow Event is 12:30pm-3:30pm

    If anyone is interested, they can email Prudence Wheeler at prudy78@sbcglobal.net or call/text (815) 252-1896.

     

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  • Monday, March 13, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Cassidy Antle, Rafael Casas, Shayla Pyszka, Mikayla Ferguson, and Hina Mochida.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Mrs. Rathbun’s 3rd hour Geography!  Be in attendance and you could be the next donut winner!

     

    Congratulations to Paula Conrad on her third place finish in the Northern Big 12 Conference art show in the watercolor division.  Check out her work in the display case near the Greeter’s Desk.  Way to go Paula!

     

    There will be a bass fishing club meeting in the driver ed room on Tuesday March 14th at 7:20am. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    Key Club will be meeting at 7:15 AM in room 211 on Tuesday morning. Be sure to attend to hear about our exciting weekend at DCLC and all of our upcoming activities! 

     

    There will be a mandatory sophomore board meeting on Wednesday, March 15th at 7:20 a.m. in room 304.

     

    All chess club students should attend the 8th grade activities fair tonight from 6-7:00. Please see Miss Weber if you have any questions.

     

    Thank you to everyone who has donated thus far to the Ottawa/Naplate Tornado Relief Fund. If you haven’t had an opportunity to donate or would like to donate again, we are extending drive until Wednesday. The money will be given to families affected by the disaster. Remember, the 6th hour class that collects the most money will win an ice cream sundae bar. You may also donate during all lunches and at the Greeter’s Desk.

     

    Petitions for student council representatives as well as packets for those wishing to run for student council president will be available in room 119 from Mr. Clydesdale starting on Tuesday, March 14.  All paperwork for both representatives and those wishing to run for student council president need to be returned by March 31.

     

    Attention sophomores and juniors!  Applications to be a Link Leader for the 2016-2017 school year will be available starting tomorrow.  Applications can be picked up at the library circulation desk, the Greeter's Desk, room 119 and room 148 as well as several other locations around the school.  Any questions about Link Crew can be directed to Mrs. Hartman in room 148 or Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    Attention junior students: This is a reminder to sign up in the bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention prom goers, tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    Attention students, faculty, and staff: Stop by the tables in the cafeteria on Thursday, March 16th. We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats, sweatshirts, swimsuits, and much, much more. Even if you don’t think you lost anything, still stop by the tables to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    Attention seniors: please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. New scholarships have been added. Also, remember to sign up in the Counseling office to see Allison Baker for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

    The intramural 3 on 3 basketball tournament will be held on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Games will also be played on Thursday March 30 if necessary. There will be a male and female division. Sign your team of up to 4 outside Coach Keating’s room 308 by the end of the day March 24 so a schedule can be made. No team signed up after the deadline will be placed in the tournament.

     

    The following college representatives will be here:

    Tuesday, March 14 – ISAC – periods 3 -5

    Wednesday, March 15 – Educators of Beauty, LaSalle – 7th hour

    Tuesday, March 21 – Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL – 6th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL – 4th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Eastern Illinois University – 7th hour

    Tuesday, March 28 – Upper Iowa University, Fayette, IA – 2nd hour

    Wednesday, March 29 – Bradley University, Peoria, IL – 3rd hour

     

    For a complete listing, check out the lphs website under college visits. Sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

    Attention science club:  Our next meeting will be on Friday, March 17th right after school in room 305.  Since our field trip wa canceled on Friday, March 10th we will be looking for a date to reschedule!

     

    There is a job recently posted. Check out the bulletin board next to the Counseling office or check out the lphs website under employment opportunities.

     

    CASA is having their 10th annual chocolate festival and they are looking for volunteers to help. Prudence Wheeler is reaching out to see if any students would be interested in helping for volunteer hours.

    Details: April 2, 2017 Celebrations 150, Rt. 6 in LaSalle Event set-up around 8am... details to follow Event is 12:30pm-3:30pm

    If anyone is interested, they can email Prudence Wheeler at prudy78@sbcglobal.net or call/text (815) 252-1896.

     

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  • Friday, March 10, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Sheridan Blauvelt, Caden Buettner, Hope Derango, Brit Hall, Ethan Belski, Sarah Camp, Devin McCoy, Andrew Novotney, Brittany Salazar, and Mr. Kelty.

     

    Attention Science club: Only members attending the Liberty Village field trip today need to meet in room 305 right after school today.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Key Club members attending DCLC are reminded to meet at the North, 6th street entrance at 3 p.m. today.

     

    Attention freshman: Today is the last day to turn in your summer school driver ed form. $165.00 is due with your registration form.

     

    Are you planning to attend IVCC or want to learn more about their programs and opportunities? If so, consider attending the spring IVCC open house on March 14 from  5-7:30 pm. 

     

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  • Thursday, March 9, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Zulma Guzman, Alec Lockwood, Mr. Cherveny, and Ms. West.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention freshman: Tomorrow is the last day to turn in your summer school driver ed form. $165.00 is due with your registration form.

     

    Key Club members attending DCLC are reminded to meet at the North, 6th street entrance at 3 p.m. on Friday. 

     

    Attention seniors:  There were a few Illinois Valley Scholarships and miscellaneous scholarships recently posted.  Check out the lphs website for more information.

     

    Attention Science club: Only members attending the Liberty Village field trip on Friday, March 10th need to meet in room 305 right after school on March 10th.

     

    Are you planning to attend IVCC or want to learn more about their programs and opportunities? If so, consider attending the spring IVCC open house on March 14 from  5-7:30 pm. 

     

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  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Maxwell Carruthers, Jaden Corsolini, Parker Supan, Zachariah Ward, and Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Are you planning to attend IVCC or want to learn more about their programs and opportunities? If so, consider attending the spring IVCC open house on March 14 from  5-7:30 pm. 

    Attention all TOPS members:  There is a meeting in room 324 at 7:15 on Thursday.

     

    Key Club members attending DCLC are reminded to meet at the North, 6th street entrance at 3 p.m. on Friday. 

     

    There were 2 new Illinois Valley scholarships posted recently: Brian Lamps Memorial Scholarship for seniors that have been accepted into a physical therapy program, and the Carol Greening Memorial Nursing Scholarship.  For more information, check out the scholarship page on the lphs website.

     

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  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Janice Bardell, Max Williams, Karleen Camenisch, Ryheem Corbett, Adrian Espinoza, Nyah Nowakowski, Brea Sebastian, Tatum Doll, Erin Leschewski, and Mrs. Carney.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s perfect attendance donuts: Ms. Tracy Boylan 2nd Hr., Mrs. Rachel Patrick 2nd hour, and Mrs. Salander 3rd hour.

     

    Varsity tennis practice will start today at 4:00 at the complex. You must have all your forms filled in on RankOne before you can practice.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school in the old cafeteria today after school.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:20.

     

    Key Club members attending DCLC are reminded to meet at the North, 6th street entrance at 3 p.m. on Friday. 

     

    Beginning today, Renaissance and TOPS are teaming up to help raise money for those impacted by the Ottawa tornado. In order to encourage giving, we have decided to implement a contest during sixth hour. The sixth hour class that raises the most money this week will win an ice cream sundae bar for their entire class. We will announce the winner on Monday, March 13th.

     

    Attention LP:  Mrs. Witte and LEAD will be taking orders for the Red Respect t-shirts during all lunch periods on Wednesday and Thursday this week.  The short sleeve shirts are $15 and the long sleeve shirts are $25.  You will need to pay for the shirt at the time of the order.  If you have any questions, please ask Mrs. Witte.

     

    Attention junior students: This is a reminder to sign up in the bookstore if you will need transportation home from school after taking the SAT Exam. Bus transportation will only be provided to those who sign up by March 28.

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you believe you have had perfect attendance all 4 years, please stop by the Principal’s Office before Friday, March 17th.

     

    Attention all TOPS members:  There is a meeting in room 324 at 7:15 on Thursday.

     

    Attention seniors: There are 2 Illinois Valley Scholarships recently posted on the lphs.net website: Hepner-Watts 4-H Scholarship and LaSalle County Home and Community Education Scholarship.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, March 9 from 2:45-3:45 in room 213.

     

    Attention prom goers: tickets will be going on sale March 30 – April 7 during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. There will be no ticket sales after April 7. Price of ticket will not be refunded.

     

    L-P Prom Registration Form is required at the time of ticket purchase and can be picked up at the greeter’s desk. If your date does not attend LP, you must submit a Guest Request Form to the Dean’s office by March 29 in order to purchase your ticket.

     

    Check out the recent postings of job opportunities on the lphs website; they are also posted on the bulletin board next to the Counseling office.

     

    Attention Science club: Only members attending the Liberty Village field trip on Friday, March 10th need to meet in room 305 right after school on March 10th.

     

    Are you planning to attend IVCC or want to learn more about their programs and opportunities? If so, consider attending the spring IVCC open house on March 14 from  5-7:30 pm. 

     

    CASA is having their 10th annual chocolate festival and they are looking for volunteers to help. Prudence Wheeler is reaching out to see if any students would be interested in helping for volunteer hours.

    Details: April 2, 2017 Celebrations 150, Rt. 6 in LaSalle Event set-up around 8am... details to follow Event is 12:30pm-3:30pm

    If anyone is interested, they can email Prudence Wheeler at prudy78@sbcglobal.net or call/text (815) 252-1896.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this month:

    Tuesday, March 7 – ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Thursday, March 9 – Lincoln College, Lincoln, IL – 6th hour

    Wednesday, March 15 – Educators of Beauty – 7th hour

    Tuesday, March 21 – Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL – 6th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL – 4th hour

    Thursday, March 23 – Eastern Illinois Univeristy, Charleston, IL – 7th hour

    For a complete listing of college visits, visit the lphs website.   Sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, March 3, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Dylan Catalanello, Joseph Daraban, Trent Reed, Travis Harvey, Kayne Jenkins, Taylor Johnson, Zachary Sondgeroth, Mr. Miller, and Mrs. Lawrence.

     

    This is a reminder to return your athletic PE waivers for the 2017–2018 school year. Today is the final day to make changes to next year's schedule requests as well. Please see your counselor with any questions.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is today, March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Varsity tennis practice will start on Tuesday, March 7th at 4:00 at the complex. You must have all your forms filled in on RankOne before you can practice.

     

    To all students attending the Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, March 4th, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.  Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday, March 3rd, by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the dean’s office by Tuesday, February 21st.

     

    Sadie pictures start at 5:00 in the new cafeteria. If you want to beat the crowd, come early to get your pictures taken.

     

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  • Thursday, March 2, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Madison Buffo, Kody Ksiazkiewicz, Claire Senica, and Mariano Verucchi.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is tomorrow, March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Varsity tennis practice will start on Tuesday, March 7th at 4:00 at the complex. You must have all your forms filled in on RankOne before you can practice.

     

    To all students attending the Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, March 4th, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.  Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday, March 3rd, by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the dean’s office by Tuesday, February 21st.

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  • Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

    Happy birthday to Jenna Fry, Loren Mancilla, and Miranda Scholle.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    To all students attending the Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, March 4th, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.  Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday, March 3rd, by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the dean’s office by Tuesday, February 21st.

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  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Hannah Hutson, Jose Monjaras, Jonathon Moscosa, and Daisy Vazquez.

     

    Attention senior athletes: This is a reminder that the deadline for submitting all athletic scholarship applications is today, February 28th. Applications should be turned into the Athletic Office. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Kirkpatrick.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

    To all students attending the Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, March 4th, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.  Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday, March 3rd, by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the dean’s office by Tuesday, February 21st.

     

    Attention seniors: There are 2 Illinois Valley Scholarships recently posted on the lphs.net website: Hepner-Watts 4-H Scholarship and LaSalle County Home and Community Education Scholarship.

     

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  • Monday, February 27, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Keeton Kowalski, Alfredo Madrigal, Amanda Mattox, Lance Palmieri, Arika Richardson, Alexis Beck, Alexis Kessel, Laura Kicinski, Mrs. Bleck, Mr. Pytel, Mr. Duffy, and Mrs. Witte.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s perfect attendance donut winners:  Mrs. Witte’s 2nd hour Transitions, Ms. Davidson’s 2nd hour Independent Living, and Mrs. Jakse’s 2nd hour Reading 1!

     

    Attention - All Seniors out for track and field, please meet in Coach Makransky's classroom, on the 2nd floor in the Dolan Building today after school at 3:00 PM .

     

    Attention students and staff: The following students make up the 2017 NIB 12 Literary Festival Team:

     

    1. Skylar Arwood
    2. Isabella Brooker
    3. Paige Bunzell
    4. Isabella Brooker
    5. Lucy Calderon
    6. Sarah Camp
    7. Maddie Carruthers
    8. Lindsey Debosik
    9. Jalen Depenbrock
    10. Alexa Dawson
    11. Brooklyn Gosnell
    12. Gina Henkel
    13. Kathryn Henry
    14. Ashley Hines
    15. Angela Huss
    16. Georgia Kapataneas
    17. Jessica Kurkowski
    18. Hannah Lynch
    19. Grace McCormick
    20. Shana Milby
    21. Charmi Patel
    22. Yogini Patel
    23. Lily Pleskovitch
    24. Christian Risk
    25. Sarah Robinson
    26. Paige Sheppard
    27. Abby Steinberg
    28. Owen Stoneking
    29. Alexandra Wren
    30. Madison Wrobleski  

    In January, the students entered their original pieces in a writing competition with other schools in the NIB 12 Conference. The students’ pieces will be judged and the results of the winning pieces will be revealed at the 2016 NIB 12 Literary Festival hosted here in LP’s Matthiessen Auditorium on April 7. Team members will receive more information in March about attending the Literary Festival periods 2-6.

     

    The freshmen girls basketball team finished their season with a record of 24 and 5.  They swept their conference by going 8-0 during the regular season and they set a record for most wins a freshmen girls basketball team has ever had.  Congrats girls.

     

    Key Club will be meeting Tuesday morning in Room 211 at 7:15 AM; we will have our final election this week. All DCLC payments are due on Tuesday! As well, please return any unsold Bergners coupon books at the meeting. 

     

    Join Key Club in celebrating our 20th! That's right, LPHS Key Club has been a club for twenty years, and we will be having a birthday celebration during all lunches on Tuesday. Stop by our booth to spin the wheel of fun and get a treat!

     

    Attention any girls interested in joining track and field this year: there is a meeting at 2:50 today in room 315.  If you cannot attend. see Coach Beatty.

     

    All Girls and Boys who participated and finished the year on the bowling teams need to see Mr. Pytel either before school in the old cafeteria or after school in the PE office about the Bowling Banquet. 

     

    Attention all freshman: You can pick up summer driver ed information in the counseling office. The deadline to apply is approaching quickly. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    Attention volleyball players not out for a spring sport: There will be an organizational meeting Tuesday, February 28th at 7:25 a.m. in the west gym.

     

    If you did not attend the High Scholarship program last Thursday and did not receive your certificate or plaque, please stop in the Counseling office.

     

    Any qualified Senior that would like to put in for the Senior Art Scholarships needs to have forms in to Mrs. Sarver by Friday, March, 3.

     

    Attention senior athletes: This is a reminder that the deadline for submitting all athletic scholarship applications is tomorrow, Tuesday, February 28th. Applications should be turned into the Athletic Office. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Kirkpatrick.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    This is a reminder for any student not currently enrolled in a Spring sport wishing to improve his/her health through weight training has the opportunity after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in the Weight Room. This is for both beginner and experienced weight lifters. If interested, please meet after school in the Weight Room. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lauer in Room 321.

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

    Congratulations to the 2017 intramural dodgeball championship team of Keegan Miller, Trevor Samolinski, Will Hocking, Brendan Pode, Brendon Sebastian, and  Jeremiah Johnson. They narrowly defeated the second place team of Riley Brovelli, Alison Shirley, Adriana Macchi, Kyle Christman, Damarie Martin, and Calvin Johnson in a 3 game thriller. Next up will be 3 on 3 basketball, so get your team together and start practicing.

     

    Sadie tickets are on sale today through March 3rd.

     

    To all students attending the Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday, March 4th, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.  Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday, March 3rd, by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the dean’s office by Tuesday, February 21st.

     

    Attention students interested in an Agriculture related field:  IVCC recently began offering two Ag programs and will be visiting LP on Wednesday, March 1st during 2nd hour.  Please sign up in the counseling office if you are interested in more information.

     

    Attention science club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, March 3rd right after school in room 305.  If you are going March 10th to Liberty Village, then please attend this meeting or see Mrs. Depenbrock.

     

    On Wednesday LEAD will be having a photo booth for Spread the Word to end the word.  We will be selling polaroid pictures for $1.50 in the new cafeteria.

     

    LP plungers participated in the Mendota Polar plunge and took home the gold cool school award.  We were able to raise $12,020 of the $42,000 raised at the Plunge.  Nice job LP Plungers! 

     

    The following college representatives will be here:

    Tuesday, February 28th -ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour- for help with college, scholarships, and financial aid assistance

    Thursday, March 2 – Aurora University, Aurora, IL – 6th hour

    Tuesday, March 7 – St. Ambrose College, Davenport, IA – 1st hour

    Thursday, March 9 – Lincoln College, Lincoln, IL – 6th hour

     

    For a complete listing of college representatives, check out the counseling website. Other colleges coming this month are Western Illinois University, Monmouth College, Eastern Illinois University, Upper Iowa University, and Bradley University. Sign up in the counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, February 24, 2017

     

    There are no birthdays today.

     

    Attention seniors! The $500 Ferracuti Future Advocate Scholarship, $500 Ferracuti Trades Scholarship, and $500 Gary Eccles "Fighting for Gary" Scholarship deadlines have been extended to Friday, February 24.  If you are interested in a career related to law or one of the trades, please apply for a Ferracuti scholarship.   Applications are in the counseling office as well as on the LP Counseling website.  Please return the applications to the counseling office.

     

    Attention Science Club: our next meeting will be today right after school in room 305.

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

    Attention all baseball players:  Today right after school we will be having our all players meeting in the auditorium.  If you are planning on playing this spring you must be in attendance.

     

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Attention students interested in an Agriculture related field: IVCC recently began offering two Ag programs and will be visiting LP on Wednesday, March 1st during 2nd hour.  Please sign up in the counseling office if you are interested in more information.

     

    The following college representatives will be here:

    Tuesday, February 28th -ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour- for help with college, scholarships, and financial aid assistance

    Thursday, March 2 – Aurora University, Aurora, IL – 6th hour

    Tuesday, March 7 – St. Ambrose College, Davenport, IA – 1st hour

    Thursday, March 9 – Lincoln College, Lincoln, IL – 6th hour

     

    For a complete listing of college representatives, check out the counseling website. Other colleges coming this month are Western Illinois University, Monmouth College, Eastern Illinois University, Upper Iowa University, and Bradley University. Sign up in the counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Thursday, February 23, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Jose Albiter, Skylar Arwood, Kaelyn Franklin, Kimberly Gause, William Hocking, Reece Kurkowski, Rene Lamboley, Bailey Leek, and Elliott Tubbs.

     

    Attention seniors! The $500 Ferracuti Future Advocate Scholarship, $500 Ferracuti Trades Scholarship, and $500 Gary Eccles "Fighting for Gary" Scholarship deadlines have been extended to Friday, February 24.  If you are interested in a career related to law or one of the trades, please apply for a Ferracuti scholarship.   Applications are in the counseling office as well as on the LP Counseling website.  Please return the applications to the counseling office.

     

    Attention all baseball players:  On Friday February 24th right after school we will be having our all players meeting in the auditorium.  If you are planning on playing this spring you must be in attendance.

     

    Attention Science Club: our next meeting will be on Friday, February 24th right after school in room 305.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

    Any senior who has received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History, is eligible for the Knights of Columbus US History Award. If you are interested in the award you will need to take award test on Thursday March 9th at 2:45 in room 103. Please see Mr. Woods if you have any questions.

     

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  • Wednesday, February 22, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Mauri Heess, Peyton Lamps, Claudia Marquez, Austin Prybylinski, and Nathanial Zimbelman.

     

    This is a reminder that we will still be on the 1:46 dismissal schedule today; however, buses will not run until 2:45 to allow for all freshmen to meet with their Link Crew leaders.

     

    Attention seniors! The $500 Ferracuti Future Advocate Scholarship, $500 Ferracuti Trades Scholarship, and $500 Gary Eccles "Fighting for Gary" Scholarship deadlines have been extended to Friday, February 24.  If you are interested in a career related to law or one of the trades, please apply for a Ferracuti scholarship.   Applications are in the counseling office as well as on the LP Counseling website.  Please return the applications to the counseling office.

     

    Attention all baseball players:  On Friday February 24th right after school we will be having our all players meeting in the auditorium.  If you are planning on playing this spring you must be in attendance.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting on Thursday in room 322 at 7:20.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Attention Science Club: our next meeting will be on Friday, February 24th right after school in room 305.

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

    The annual high scholarship legion program is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., February 23rd.  A rehearsal will be held during sixth hour on Wednesday February 22nd.  Students should check the seating chart posted in the showcase window by the auditorium to find their assigned seats. Students are to report to the auditorium promptly at the beginning of 6th hour for the rehearsal and sit in their assigned seats. Please attend even if you will not be present for the program since pictures will be taken at this time. Also, it is very important that you inform Mrs. Nelson or Mrs. Franklin if you will not be attending the program on Thursday evening. If you are attending the program, it is extremely important you be in the math hallway no later than 6:45 p.m. Thursday evening.

     

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  • Announcements

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Brayden Buckley, Angela Hank, Mikeal Mortimer, Leticia Serna, Natalie Sutherland, Ariana Brown, Madelyn Kalisak, and Mrs. Hart.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts- Mr. Clydesdale and Mrs. Payton’s 2nd hour American Government!

     

    Congratuations to the LP concert choir for receiving best soprano section and grand champion at the Joliet West choral competition on Saturday!!

     

    Attention all Renaissance members:  There will be a meeting after school today in room 324.

     

    Attention TOPS members:  There will be a meeting on Thursday morning in room 324.

     

    Attention Gold Card holders:  if you plan on attending Gold Day on March 17, permission slips are due to the bookstore tomorrow.  Please see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze if you need a new form.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school today in the old cafeteria.  We are trying to finish up the tournament, so all chess players should attend.

     

    ACC Graphic Communications student Ernie Arriaga won a blue ribbon at the IVCC High School Art Show for an Illustrator drawing. The drawing was used as the art work in this year’s screen printed winter shirt sale. Congratulations Ernie!

     

    There will be a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:20.

     

    Attention all baseball players:  On Friday February 24th right after school we will be having our all players meeting in the auditorium.  If you are planning on playing this spring you must be in attendance.

     

    There is a meeting for all Student Council members on Friday, February 24 at 7:20am in room 119.

     

    There is a Link Crew meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday, February 23 during all lunch periods.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting on Thursday in room 322 at 7:20.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will be meeting at 7:25 am on Thursday, February 23 in Mr. Berard's Classroom.  We will be voting on T-shirt designs and will be discussing future fundraisers.  This is a mandatory meeting.

     

    Attention Science Club: our next meeting will be on Friday, February 24th right after school in room 305.

     

    This is a reminder that we will still be on the 1:45 dismissal schedule on Wednesday, however, buses will not run until 2:45 that day to allow for all freshmen to meet with their Link Crew Leaders.

     

    Don’t forget -Coffee Bar will be open in the mornings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in the new cafeteria.  Everything is $1.00, and all proceeds go to the Polar Plunge Team to support Special Olympics.

     

    The annual high scholarship legion program is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., February 23rd.  A rehearsal will be held during sixth hour on Wednesday February 22nd.  Students should check the seating chart posted in the showcase window by the auditorium to find their assigned seats. Students are to report to the auditorium promptly at the beginning of 6th hour for the rehearsal and sit in their assigned seats. Please attend even if you will not be present for the program since pictures will be taken at this time. Also, it is very important that you inform Mrs. Nelson or Mrs. Franklin if you will not be attending the program on Thursday evening. If you are attending the program, it is extremely important you be in the math hallway no later than 6:45 p.m. Thursday evening.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    Attention seniors: The following scholarships are being extended to February 24th: Ferracuti Trades, Ferracuti Law, Gary Eccles, Lambert Jones, Robert Alpert, Class of 1953 and Educators of Beauty. Stop by the Counseling office for an application or download one from the counseling website and turn it in by Friday, February 24.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. Cost is $10.00 each. 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.

     

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

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  • Friday, February 17, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Levi Bottomley, Brooklynn Gosnell, Damian Harrison, Luke Saturn, Renee Walker, Maxwell Colby, Dominic Dykstra, Alison Fauth, Ashley Heagy, Osvaldo Martinez, Molly Pangrcic, Drew Saferite, and Mrs. Beckman.

     

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

    The following scholarships have an extended deadline of next Friday, February 24th  Ferracuti Trades, Ferracuti Law, Gary Eccles, Lambert Jones, Robert Alpert, Class of 1953, and Educators of Beauty.  Stop  by the counseling office for an application or download one from the counseling website and turn it in by Friday, Feb. 24. 

     

    Attention Science Club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, February 17th right after school in room 305. 

     

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  • Thursday, February 16, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Justen Farrell, Clara Ferrari, and Morgan Smith.

     

    Attention Renaissance Gold Card Holders: If you plan on attending Gold Card Day on Friday, March 17, we are extending the permission slip due date until Wednesday, February 22. Students who do not turn in a form to the Bookstore by this date will not be allowed to attend Gold Day. If you need a new form, please see Mrs. Ganze or Ms. Henry in the counseling office.

     

    Attention Science Club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, February 17th right after school in room 305. 

     

    Attention senior athletes: Applications for athletic scholarships are now available in the Athletic Office. These scholarships range from $300 to $1,000 to further your education. All applications are due by Tuesday, February 28th. If you are interested, please stop in the Athletic Department.

     

    Attention seniors! The $500 Ferracuti Future Advocate Scholarship, $500 Ferracuti Trades Scholarship, and $500 Gary Eccles "Fighting for Gary" Scholarship deadlines have been extended to Friday, February 24.  If you are interested in a career related to law or one of the trades, please apply for a Ferracuti scholarship.    Applications are in the counseling office as well as on the LP Counseling website.  Please return the applications to the counseling office.

     

    Attention LP student-athletes!  Are you considering sports in college?  If so, the LP Counseling Office is offering a Parent Power Session: Prepping for College Athletics on March 8, at 6:00 p.m. in the LP Auditorium.  The various types of college sports opportunities, eligibility requirements, scholarships, and additional related topics will be discussed.  Please join us!

     

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  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Elijah Espinoza, Jennah Swain, Izabella Thompson, and Mrs. Mahaffey.

     

    Attention Freshmen: ring orders will be taken today and tomorrow during all lunch hours in the new cafeteria and also from 2:45 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 16th.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday morning February 16th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for great book discussions and treats.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Attention Science Club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, February 17th right after school in room 305. 

     

    Attention senior athletes: Applications for athletic scholarships are now available in the Athletic Office. These scholarships range from $300 to $1,000 to further your education. All applications are due by Tuesday, February 28th. If you are interested, please stop in the Athletic Department.

     

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  • Tuesday, February 14, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Adrian Lauck, Austin Lauck, and Jason Pelka.

     

    This is a reminder that the LP scholarships are due today.

     

    There will be an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign your 6 person team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention all students: Club Photo Day is Tuesday, February 14th. Be sure to wear your ID and club shirts if you have them. Listen to announcements throughout the day to be dismissed from class.

     

    Attention all freshmen interested in taking summer driver ed: please stop in the Counseling office to pick up registration forms for this coming summer. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    Attention senior athletes: Applications for athletic scholarships are now available in the Athletic Office. These scholarships range from $300 to $1,000 to further your education. All applications are due by Tuesday, February 28th. If you are interested, please stop in the Athletic Department.

     

    Attention Freshmen: ring orders will be taken Wednesday and Thursday (February 15th and 16th) during all lunch hours in the new cafeteria and also from 2:45 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 16th.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday morning February 16th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for great book discussions and treats.  New members are always welcome!

     

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  • Monday, February 13, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Nathan Hachenberger, Shana Olivero, and Bryan Rodriguez,

    Happy half birthday to Tyrese Crowder, Bishop Stiles, Ronald Pelsynski, and Mrs. Ramey.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners were Mrs. Theisinger’s 2nd hour German, and the 2nd and 3rd hour runners in the Special Education Office, District Office, Counseling Office, and Deans Office.

     

    Congratulations to Senor Berard’s 1st hour Spanish I class for wearing 100% of their ID’s when Mrs. Nelson popped in for Tootsie Pop Pop-In.  Muy Bueno!  Keep wearing those ID’s!

     

    Key Club will be meeting Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in Room 211. Elections will be continuing. All members are encouraged to attend.  There will also be a mandatory meeting after school on Tuesday for Key Club members interested in attending District Convention Leadership Conference. 

     

    There will be an FCCLA Meeting Tuesday, February 14th at 7:30 am in Room 300 to discuss fundraiser and upcoming events. See Mrs. Cherveny with any questions

     

    There will be an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:30 in the Sellett gym. Sign your 6 person team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention all students: Club Photo Day is Tuesday, February 14th. Be sure to wear your ID and club shirts if you have them. Listen to announcements throughout the day to be dismissed from class.

     

    Attention all freshmen interested in taking summer driver ed: please stop in the Counseling office to pick up registration forms for this coming summer. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Cherveny in the driver ed room.

    Attention LEAD, we will be meeting in the Cavalier Community Room on Wednesday during your lunch period for our regular meeting.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you cannot attend. 

     

    There will  be a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:20.  Please finish selling your rose suckers and turn in your money as soon as possible.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday morning, February 16th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for great book discussions and treats.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Attention Freshmen: ring orders will be taken Wednesday and Thursday (February 15th and 16th) during all lunch hours in the new cafeteria and also from 2:45 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 16th.

     

    Student Council members who plan to meet with Ted Wiese on Wednesday evening for dinner, please make sure to let Mr. C. know today!

     

    Attention all invitees to the Junior Leadership Conference.  Don't forget to turn in your permission slips to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 today.  If you forgot yours at home, please see Mr. C. today to confirm your attendance!  

     

    Are you a keyboard player or an acoustic guitar player?  The LP Group Interpretation team is looking for a musician to assist with this year's competition piece.  If you think you might be interested, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    Attention Science Club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, February 17th right after school in room 305.  Also remember to wear your t-shirt tomorrow for club photos!!!

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. Cost is $10.00 each. 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.

    Congratulations to Hina Mochida for receiving a blue ribbon in the IVCC High School Art Show.  The show is up until Friday, February 17 in the IVCC Fine Arts Department.

     

    There will be art club meetings this week from 2:45-3:45 on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday in room 213.  We will be working on the photo booth props and backdrop.

     

    Attention senior athletes: Applications for athletic scholarships are now available in the Athletic Office. These scholarships range from $300 to $1,000 to further your education. All applications are due by Tuesday, February 28th. If you are interested, please stop in the Athletic Department.

     

    Don’t forget -Coffee Bar will be open in the mornings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in the new cafeteria.  Everything is $1.00, and all proceeds go to the Polar Plunge Team to support Special Olympics.

                                                                                                                          

    Attention Juniors: Quest Bridge is offering a scholarship for juniors who tend to be in the top 10% of their class and come from households earning less than $60,000 annually. For more information, check out the Counseling website under miscellaneous scholarships.

     

    Attention seniors: Check out the Counseling website for the most up-to-date scholarships. Most of them are due tomorrow, February 14th. Also, there were more scholarships posted recently on the lphs website.

     

    Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science may pick up an application for the Bertusi Award from Mr. Woods in room 103 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 3rd.  The test will be taken on March 10th at 2:45 in room 103.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this month:

    Tuesday, February 14 – a representative from ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Wednesday, February 15 – Eastern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL – 3rd and 4th hour

    Thursday, February 23 – SIU, Carbondale, IL – 2nd hour

    Thursday, February 23 – NIU, Dekalb, IL – 6th hour

    For a complete listing of college visits, check out the Counseling website. Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

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  • Friday, February 10, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Mathew Carmean, Alexandra Orozco, Ryan Stevens, Corey Eilers, Hannah Higgins, Bayley Kubly, Jessica Kurkowski, and Mr. Kowalczyk.

    Happy half birthday to Lydia Argubright, Liberty Knutson, Adisyn Pattelli, Jacob Pocivasek, Miguel Javier, Rachel Whaley, and Mr. Zukowski.

     

    Attention all students who earned a Renaissance card this semester:  Today we will be distributing Renaissance t-shirts for the students that did not earn one 1st semester during all lunch periods in the new cafeteria.

     

    Attention Science Club:  Our next meeting will be today right after school in room  305!

     

    Attention seniors. This is a reminder that applications for Honor Society are due in the Principal’s office today. A list of students who are eligible to apply based on their GPA is posted outside the Counseling Office along with a complete list of sports, clubs and organizations. Please see your counselor if you have any questions.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. 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.

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

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  • Thursday, February 9, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Garrett Merboth, Gianna Neill, and Mrs. Martyn.

    Happy half birthday to Isaac Alvarado, Matthew Ambrose, Gracie Dowding, Alyssa Ernat, and Olivia Ernat.

     

    Attention seniors. The LaSalle-Peru Township High School Honor Society recognizes senior students who excel in scholarship, character, leadership and service. Students who have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.5 and have participated in 2 sports, clubs or organizations both junior and senior years are eligible to complete the application to the Society. Applications can be picked up at the Greeter’s desk and must be returned to the Principal’s Office by Friday, February 10.

    A list of students who are eligible to apply based on their GPA is posted outside the Counseling Office along with a complete list of sports, clubs and organizations. Please see your counselor if you have any questions.

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting today from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  We will be working on the photo booth backdrop and props.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. 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 21.

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

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  • Wednesday, February 8, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Axel Aldana, Madison Graham, and Jakob Mancilla.

    Happy half birthday to Ashley Martorano and Julia Samek.

     

    Congratulations to Mr. Makeever’s and Mr. Stevenson’s 2nd hour math classes for earning the Tootsie Pop Pop-ins yesterday.  100% of their students had their ID’s on when Mrs. Nelson “popped in” to check.  Way to go and Keep Wearing those ID’s!!!

     

    Scholastic bown practice is canceled after school today.

     

    There will be a mandatory junior board meeting Thursday, February 9th at 7:20 a.m. We will be discussing T-shirt designs and signing up for our fundraisers.

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting today at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting on Thursday, February 9 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  We will be working on the photo booth backdrop and props.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. 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 21.

     

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  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Morgan Jacklovich, Mariah Kaufmann, and Mr. Humpage.

    Happy half birthday to Cheyenne Breeden, Tyler Glowen, Selena Gomez, Christopher Greening, Katie Harvey, Samantha Korte, and Alec Pode,

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting this Wednesday, February 8th at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school today.

     

    There will be a mandatory junior board meeting Thursday, February 9th at 7:20 a.m.  We will be discussing T-shirt designs and signing up for our fundraisers.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday, February 8th at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

    There will be a Freshman Ring Assembly today from 2:15-2:40 in the auditorium.  An announcement will be made to dismiss the freshmen to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting on Thursday, February 9 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  We will be working on the photo booth backdrop and props.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. 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 21.

     

    Attention Science Club:  Our next meeting will be on Friday, February 10th right after school in room  305!

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

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  • Monday, February 6, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Cody Bisgrove, Max Brager, Mary Just, Jesus Mandujano, Adam Paden, Anne Trinidad, Mason Mitchell, Ms. Bosi, and Mr. Joop.

    Happy half birthday to Dawson Carey, Lillian Green, Jonathan Hicks, Austin Thompson, Joshua Carr, and Andrew Wertz.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s perfect attendance donut winners:  Mrs. Patrick’s 4th hour Algebra I and Mrs. Plym’s 4th hour Math Essentials.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday morning at 7:30 in Room 133. 

     

    On Friday, the WYSE team took 2nd Place at the Regional Competition at IVCC and will advance to Sectionals in March.  The following students earned ribbons in individual subjects: Lily Pleskovitch (3rd Place English), Ryan Pijanowski (2nd Place Biology), Joshua Sensiba (2nd Place Chemistry), Shana Milby (3rd Place Chemistry), William Meagher (3rd Place Engineering Graphics), Owen Stoneking (1st Place Mathematics), Levi Bottomley (1st Place Computer Science), Michael Cuevas (2nd Place Computer Science), Nic Bollis (3rd Place Computer Science).

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting this Wednesday, February 8th at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    Chess Club will meet after school on Tuesday, February 7.

     

    On Tuesday, February 7th, there will be a Freshman Ring Assembly from 2:15-2:40 in the auditorium.  An announcement will be made to dismiss the freshmen to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

    Attention seniors. The LaSalle-Peru Township High School Honor Society recognizes senior students who excel in scholarship, character, leadership and service. Students who have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.5 and have participated in 2 sports, clubs or organizations both junior and senior years are eligible to complete the application to the Society. Applications can be picked up at the Greeter’s desk and must be returned to the Principal’s Office by Friday, February 10.

    A list of students who are eligible to apply based on their GPA is posted outside the Counseling Office along with a complete list of sports, clubs and organizations. Please see your counselor if you have any questions.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday, February 8th at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.

     

    The LP Chamber Singers will be presenting a concert this Sunday at 3:00pm in the auditorium. They will be joined by the Mendota Madrigal Singers and a professional choir and orchestra. The concert will highlight the choirs individually, and then they will all join together to perform Mozart’s Requiem. Tickets are $5 for students and are available at the door. We hope you’ll join us for this amazing concert!

     

    There will be a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room  304 at 7:25.  Sophomores that signed up to work the games on Tuesday - don't forget to bring your baked goodies and suckers.  Please wear your cool sophomore shirts also.

     

    If you are supporting LP at the sophomore and varsity games on Tuesday, then stop by the sophomore table.  We will be selling baked goodies, chocolate suckers and we will have a raffle.  Please stop by to help support the sophomore class.

     

    There is a meeting for all Senior Student Council members on Tuesday at 7:20 in room 119.  Please make every effort to be there if you plan to attend the leadership conference.

     

    Anyone interested in FCA: our next meeting will be Friday, February 10th at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, helping others, and building friendships through faith-centered activities. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! We are planning a trip to Winter Jam, which is a Christian Rock concert with 10 different bands! Come to our next meeting for more details and to learn about other fun events we are planning.

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting on Thursday, February 9 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  We will be working on the photo booth backdrop and props.

     

    The freshmen girls’ basketball team are currently 21-4 and have clinched the conference title.  They are currently playing in the NIB 12 conference tournament as the number 1 seed.  Congratulations girls.  They play home today at 5:30; come on out and see them in action. 

     

    Attention students: The high scholarship list is posted outside the Counseling office. This is for students who have 3, 5, or 7 semesters high scholarship. If you think you should be on this list or have a correction in the spelling of your name, please see Mrs. Dergance in the Counseling office as soon as possible.

     

    Attention senior athletes: Applications for athletic scholarships are now available in the Athletic Office. These scholarships range from $300 to $1,000 to further your education. All applications are due by Tuesday, February 28th. If you are interested, please stop in the Athletic Department.

     

    Sadie tickets go on sale during all lunch periods on Wednesday, February 22 and continuing through March 3. 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 21.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this month:

    Tuesday, February 14 – a representative from ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Wednesday, February 15 – Eastern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL – 3rd and 4th hour

    Thursday, February 23 – SIU, Carbondale, IL – 2nd hour

    Thursday, February 23 – NIU, Dekalb, IL – 6th hour

    For a complete listing of college visits, check out the Counseling website. Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

    Don’t forget -Coffee Bar will be open in the mornings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in the new cafeteria.  Everything is $1.00, and all proceeds go to the Polar Plunge Team to support Special Olympics.

     

    If you are looking for a job, there’s a few openings at Grand Bear Lodge. Check out the lphs website or the job board outside the Counseling office for more information.

     

    Attention Math Team – If you weren’t at this morning’s meeting, swing by Mr. Makeever’s room sometime soon to pick up the handouts you missed!!

     

    Attention seniors: Check out the Counseling website for the most up-to-date scholarships. Most of them are due on February 14th.

     

    There will be an FCCLA meeting on Tuesday, February 7th at 7:30 am in room 300. See Mrs. Cherveny with any questions.

     

    Attention Science Club:  Our next meeting will be on Friday, February 10th right after school in room  305!

     

    Attention TOPS members: There will be a TOPS meeting on Thursday morning at 7:15 in room 324. If you cannot attend , please let Mrs. Ganze know. We will be planning Teen Showcase.

     

    Attention all Renaissance members: There will be a Renaissance meeting today in room 324.

     

    Attention all students: Renaissance cards will be distributed to your 1st hour teachers on Tuesday, February 7th. If you have any questions on what card you earned, please see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    Attention all gold card recipients: You will receive the Gold day permission slips for the Field Museum on Tuesday during 1st hour. If you do not receive your slip, see Ms. Henry or Mrs. Ganze.

     

    IVCC scholarships are due on Friday, February 10th. To get to the link, you can go to the Counseling website under Illinois Valley scholarships.

    Attention Dimmick school graduates who have been accepted into a post secondary education program at either a 4 year college or university, a 2 year associate degree program or technical program: The Helen, Virginia and Phyllis Doyle Memorial Scholarship is available. For more information, please check under local scholarships on the counseling website.

     

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  • Friday, February 3, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Harrison Wilmot and Cameron Dingerson.

    Happy half birthday to Noah Heuer, Craig Morgan, Andrew csutoras, and Alek Slover.

     

    Attention seniors. The LaSalle-Peru Township High School Honor Society recognizes senior students who excel in scholarship, character, leadership and service. Students who have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.5 and have participated in 2 sports, clubs or organizations both junior and senior years are eligible to complete the application to the Society. Applications can be picked up at the Greeter’s desk and must be returned to the Principal’s Office by Friday, February 10.

    A list of students who are eligible to apply based on their GPA is posted outside the Counseling Office along with a complete list of sports, clubs and organizations. Please see your counselor if you have any questions.

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until today, February 3rd. Tickets are $7.00, and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

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  • Thursday, February 2, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Savannah Coffman, Evan Hardy, and Maria Rodriguez.

    Happy half birthday to Emma Anderson, Cayla Doehler, Tyler Hartman, Kelly Innis, Yair Lopez, Olivia Mabry, Dillan Maynard, and Allesyn Wilke.

     

    The chocolate suckers are in for sophomore board.  Please come in by Friday to pick them up in room 304.

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd. Tickets are $7.00, and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    IVCC is offering a two-session SAT test prep course in February.  Interested students should contact Kim Koehler at IVCC by phone or email by February 10.  The cost is $89 and a flyer is outside of the counseling office with additional information.

     

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  • Wednesday, February 1, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Britany Campbell, Alison Gramer, and Mrs. Franklin.

    Happy half birthday to Isaac Gaeta and Samuel Pantoja.

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd. Tickets are $7.00, and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    If you are looking for a job, there’s a few openings at Grand Bear Lodge. Check out the lphs website or the job board outside the Counseling office for more information.

     

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  • Tuesday, January 31, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Marisa Piano, Joshua Swietek, Mrs. Marshall, Ms. Gregorich, and Dr. Jones.

     

    Attention Chess Club: we will meet in the old cafeteria today after school.   New chess players are always welcome and all abilities can come to play!

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Key Club will be hosting its Blood Drive on Friday, February 3rd. Sign-ups will be available during your lunch hour. Those who donate will receive a $5.00 Subway gift card. Come out and donate for a good cause!

     

    The Computer Club will be hosting guest speaker Billy Quesse (LP Class of ’06) after school on Friday, Feb. 3 in Mr. Bjerkaas’s room. He is a professional software engineer and game designer who develops high-end slot machines. He will speak about his experiences and share advice. All are welcome to attend.

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting on Wednesday, February 1st during your lunches in the Cavalier Community Room.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you are not able to attend.

     

    Calling all Plungers.  If you are wanting to plunge with LPs team this year you must be registered online by today. Please see Mrs. Witte for details in Rm. 208B. 

     

    A representative from ISAC will be here today for periods 4 and 5 for help regarding IVCC, scholarships, and financial aid assistance. Sign up in the Counseling office if interested.

     

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  • Monday, January 30, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Alex Ellerbrock, Kyle Jacklovich, Alexandra Doyle, and Odin Klotz.

    Happy half birthday to Jessica Peterson, Cade Ploc, Shelby Bickford, Nathan Durre, Jurnee Jones, Dominic Shaddix, Kendra Volpe, and Mitchel Wall.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners were: Mrs. Parisot’s 1st hour Graphic Communications I & II, Mr. Schwingle’s 1st hour CAD, and Mr. Dawson’s 2nd hour Residential Wiring I & II.

     

    Congratulations to Mr. Booker’s 7th hour Health Class on receiving last week’s Tootsie Pop Pop-In by having 100% of their ID’s on.  Keep wearing those IDs!

     

    Attention Chess Club: we will meet in the old cafeteria on Tuesday, January 31.  New chess players are always welcome and all abilities can come to play!

     

    Attention all Foreign Language Club members: Please meet in room 133 Tuesday, January 31st at 7:30 a.m.

     

    There is no contest play rehearsal today. All cast members should check in with Mr C on Tuesday for changes in this week's schedule.

     

    There is a Link Leader meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday of this week during all lunch periods. Please see Mrs Hartman or Mr Clydesdale if you cannot attend.

     

    There will be a Key Club meeting this Tuesday in Room 211 at 7:15. We will be discussing our upcoming Blood Drive and taking nominations for officers. 

     

    Attention Cavaliers, Key Club will be hosting its Blood Drive on Friday, February 3rd. Sign-ups will be available during your lunch hour. Those who donate will receive a $5.00 Subway gift card. Come out and donate for a good cause!

     

    The Computer Club will be hosting guest speaker Billy Quesse (LP Class of ’06) after school on Friday, February 3 in Mr. Bjerkaas’s room. He is a professional software engineer and game designer who develops high-end slot machines. He will speak about his experiences and share advice. All are welcome to attend.

     

    Don’t forget -Coffee Bar will be open in the mornings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in the new cafeteria.  Everything is $1.00, and all proceeds go to the Polar Plunge Team to support Special Olympics.

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting on Wednesday, February 1st during your lunches in the Cavalier Community Room.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you are not able to attend.

     

    Calling all Plungers.  If you are wanting to plunge with LPs team this year you must be registered online by January 31st.  Please see Mrs. Witte for details in Rm. 208B. 

     

    Attention Science Club: our next meeting is on Friday, February 3rd right after school in room 305!

     

    All STEP students need to turn in their work hours for January.

     

    New recycling containers have been added to each floor of the building.  If you look by the clock on each floor, there are blue containers for empty plastic bottles and cans.  Please do not put candy wrappers or other garbage in these containers.

     

    On Tuesday, February 7th, there will be a Freshman Ring Assembly from 2:15-2:40 in the auditorium.  An announcement will be made to dismiss the freshmen to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    There were a few more scholarships posted on the lphs website. Check it out under the counseling link for more information.

     

    A representative from ISAC will be here tomorrow, January 31st for periods 4 and 5 for help regarding IVCC, scholarships, and financial aid assistance. Sign up in the Counseling office if interested.

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  • Friday, January 27, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Samantha Rose, Oscar Serratos, Logan Cox, McKayla Hanus, Diego Roman, Tony Skinner, and Jeffrey Yepsen.

    Happy half birthday to Dontae Alderson, Jamal Dahir, Jake Fitzgerald, Ashton Kellett, Anika Mead, Ariana Rosales, Beth Sarver, Nicholas Sterchi, Sulleigh Hicks, Ian Sterling, Mrs. Williams, and Mr. Sash.

     

    Attention Chess Club: we will meet in the old cafeteria on Tuesday, January 31.  New chess players are always welcome and all abilities can come to play!

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd. Tickets are $7.00 and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

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  • Thursday, January 26, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Anastazia Harris, Earl Hocking, and Ashley Rossman.

    Happy half birthday to Marissa Bulak and Matolyn Dixon.

     

    This is a reminder that we will be on the AM Assembly Schedule today so that all students can complete the 5Essentials.  You will be reporting to your homeroom from 9:25 to 9:50 a.m. Make sure you bring your chromebooks with you.

     

    Attention seniors: A representative from IVCC will be here today during periods 2, 3, and 4.

    Please report to the Alumni room during the period you signed up for. If you have not yet signed up, you can still sign up in the Counseling office.

     

    Attention Chess Club: we will meet in the old cafeteria on Tuesday, January 31.  New chess players are always welcome and all abilities can come to play!

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, January 27th.  Tickets are $7.00 and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

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  • Wednesday, January 25, 2017

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Alissa Hilmes, Jean Santiago, Kendall Yeruski, and Mr. Yoder.

    Happy half birthday to Kevin Chung, Allison Funfsinn, Ethan Leek, Ava Spolec, and Mrs. Yerly.

     

    Attention Chess Club: we will meet in the old cafeteria next Tuesday.  New chess players are always welcome and all abilities can come to play!

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd.  Tickets are $7.00 and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    The next blood drive will be on February 3rd. Sign-ups will begin this Wednesday during lunch.

     

    Are you interested in the literary arts? LP’s literary magazine, Impressions, will have the first club meeting Thursday, January 26th at 7:20 am in room 328.  If you would like to submit a poem, short story, or piece of artwork please either submit to yearbook@lphs.net or bring it to room 328 at any time.

     

    Attention Science Club,  our next meeting is on Friday, January 27th right after school in room 305!

     

    Attention seniors: A representative from IVCC will be here on Thursday, January 26th during periods 2, 3, and 4. They can help with placement exams, scholarship information, and career exploration. Sign up in the Counseling office to meet with them.

     

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  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Jacob Kirkman, Christian Larkin, Taylor Pruitt, and Mr. Burr.

    Happy half birthday to Kalie Cocanour, and Mrs. Sell.

     

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd. Tickets are $7.00 and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    Attention Junior Board!  We will be having a meeting at 7:20 on Thursday in Mr. Berard's Room.  We will discuss our upcoming raffle and other fundraisers.  Also, please turn in your candy bar money, if you have not already done so, time is running out. 

     

    The next blood drive will be on February 3rd. Sign-ups will begin this Wednesday during lunch.

     

    Are you interested in the literary arts? LP’s literary magazine, Impressions, will have the first club meeting Thursday, January 26th at 7:20 am in room 328.  If you would like to submit a poem, short story, or piece of artwork please either submit to yearbook@lphs.net or bring it to room 328 at any time.

     

    Attention Science Club,  our next meeting is on Friday, January 27th right after school in room 305!

     

    Attention students: If you’re looking for Cavalier gold chord hours, stop by the Elks in Oglesby on February 3rd from 3:45 to 5:15 or 5:30. They’re looking for helpers to set up for trivia night on February 4th. If you have any questions, call Kim at 619-392-4262.

     

    The next art club meeting will be on Thursday, January 26 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Please bring your mural ideas.

     

    Attention seniors: A representative from IVCC will be here on Thursday, January 26th during periods 2, 3, and 4. They can help with placement exams, scholarship information, and career exploration. Sign up in the Counseling office to meet with them.

     

    Attention seniors: There are new scholarships posted on the lphs website. Go under Counseling website for more information.

     

    Attention Cavs:  The Polar Plunge team will be offering the coffee bar every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday morning in the new cafeteria.  Hot Chocolate and Coffee are $1.00, and all proceeds will go to Special Olympics. 

     

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  • Monday, January 23, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Jeremiah Johnson, Allison Washkowiak, Cheyenne Davis, Chloe Dowding, Calvin Kaszynski, Elicia Lake, Jacob Kirkman, Christian Larkin, Taylor Pruitt, and Mr. Narczewski.

    Happy half birthday to Jacob Faber, Justin Foster, Tony Jefferson, Ryan Mertes, Mikayla Whipple, Sean Wright, Mrs. Sittler, and Mr. Boudreau.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners were Mrs. Ramey’s 3rd hour Spanish Speakers and Mr. Burr’s 3rd hour Building Trades I & II.

     

    The Renaissance meeting after school today is cancelled.

     

    Attention students: There will be a TOPS meeting on Thursday, January 26th at 7:15 in room 324.

     

    Attention freshmen interested in baseball: meet in room 133 at 7:30 Tuesday morning, January 24th. If you can’t be there, see Mr. Boudreau in room 133.

     

    Attention Junior Board!  We will be having a meeting at 7:20 on Thursday in Mr. Berard's Room.  We will discuss our upcoming raffle and other fundraisers.  Also, please turn in your candy bar money, if you have not already done so, time is running out. 

     

    Attention Cavs:  The Polar Plunge team will be offering the coffee bar every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday morning in the new cafeteria.  Hot Chocolate and Coffee are $1.00, and all proceeds will go to Special Olympics. 

     

    FCCLA meeting Tuesday Jan 24 @ 7:30am in Room 300; See Mrs. Cherveny for questions.

     

    Key club will be meeting Tuesday morning before school at 7:15 am in the cavalier community room. Please stop by room 211 after school if you are unable to make it.

    The next blood drive will be on February 3rd. Sign-ups will begin this Wednesday during lunch.

    This is a reminder that the IVEO students are selling tickets to their IVEO Variety Show during all lunch periods and will continue to sell them until Friday, February 3rd.  Tickets are $7.00, and the show is on February 4th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    Are you interested in the literary arts? LP’s literary magazine, Impressions, will have the first club meeting Thursday, January 26th at 7:20 am in room 328.  If you would like to submit a poem, short story, or piece of artwork please either submit to yearbook@lphs.net or bring it to room 328 at any time.

     

    Attention Science Club,  our next meeting is on Friday, January 27th right after school in room 305!

     

    Attention students: If you’re looking for Cavalier gold chord hours, stop by the Elks in Oglesby on February 3rd from 3:45 to 5:15 or 5:30. They’re looking for helpers to set up for trivia night on February 4th. If you have any questions, call Kim at 619-392-4262.

     

    The next art club meeting will be on Thursday, January 26 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Please bring your mural ideas.

     

    Attention seniors: A representative from IVCC will be here on Thursday, January 26th during periods 2, 3, and 4. They can help with placement exams, scholarship information, and career exploration. Sign up in the Counseling office to meet with them.

     

    Attention seniors: There are new scholarships posted on the lphs website. Go under Counseling website for more information.

     

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  • Friday,, January 20, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Jacob Kibilka, Brian Tondi, Jackson Zeriau, Dylan Bazzell, Lucy Calderon, Kendra Guske, Jacob Johnson, Trinity Luth, and Payton Piraino.

    Happy half birthday to Jordan Huhn, Raquel Johnson, Brenton Benckendorf, Andrew Kessel, Katlynn Muzzarelli, Kaylee Simmons,and Lesavior Summers, and Mr. Wrobleski.

     

    Looking for an inexpensive prom dress? A local dress store has donated hundreds of new prom dresses to the Peru Goodwill. Dresses are in all sizes and range in price from $25 - $100.

     

    Attention Science Club.  This is a reminder that our next meeting will be today right after school in room 305!

     

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  • Thursday,, January 19, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Alexander Bollis, Breanna Faux, Austin Link, Mr. Baker, and Ms. Wolfe.

    Happy half birthday to Mya Dietman, Richard Pellican, Bryce Schmitz, Dominique Shebley, and Logan Turigliatti.

     

    Looking for an inexpensive prom dress? A local dress store has donated hundreds of new prom dresses to the Peru Goodwill. Dresses are in all sizes and range in price from $25 - $100.

     

    Anyone interested in joining the Fellowship of Christian Athletes: our next meeting will be Friday, January 20th at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, improving yourself, and building healthy friendships while keeping in touch with The Word. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! We are planning a trip to Winter Jam, which is a Christian Rock concert with 10 different bands! Come to our next meeting for more details and to learn about other fun events we are planning.

     

    Attention Science Club.  This is a reminder that our next meeting will be on Friday, January 20th right after school in room 305!

     

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  • Wednesday, January 18, 2017

     

    There are no birthdays today.

     

    Looking for an inexpensive prom dress? A local dress store has donated hundreds of new prom dresses to the Peru Goodwill. Dresses are in all sizes and range in price from $25 - $100.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning in room 304 at 7:20.

     

    Attention seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. There were several more new ones posted.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting this Thursday at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    Attention Science Club.  This is a reminder that our next meeting will be on Friday, January 20th right after school in room 305!

     

    Anyone interested in joining the Fellowship of Christian Athletes: our next meeting will be Friday, January 20th at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, improving yourself, and building healthy friendships while keeping in touch with The Word. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! We are planning a trip to Winter Jam, which is a Christian Rock concert with 10 different bands! Come to our next meeting for more details and to learn about other fun events we are planning.

     

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  • Tuesday, January 17, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Timothy Campbell, Sara Krefting, Taylor Krefting, Ryan Hoffert, Mrs. Ziegler, James Cheney, Cole Phillips, Tyler Rowlee, Giovanni Vazquez, and Mrs. Plym.

     

    Happy half birthday to Calvin Brown, Daisy Selser, Marcus Zack, Aydrianah Carter, Marina Flores, Reid Tomasson, Emily Anderson, Evan Arbisi, Ashley Bratkovich, Ronnie Dahl, Elizabeth Hicks, Alexander Newman, Shay Scheri, Hope Wheelock, and Justin Zens.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Mr. Kyle Pytel’s 3rd hour Enhanced P.E.

     

    Attention all Renaissance students: We will have a meeting after school today in room 324. 

     

    Attention Student authors:  Literary Festival submissions are due by the end of the day today. Please provide 3 copies: one with your name and two without your name. Give the submissions to your English teacher or to Mrs. Phillips or Mrs. Honecker. 

     

    Attention sophomores & juniors: as course registration approaches, the ACC would like you to be aware that two new courses will be offered next year.  They are Computer Repair and Maintenance, and Database management-Intro to Computer Programming.  These new courses are each a semester long and can be taken individually, or both together to fill out a full year.  See your counselor for details, or stop in to see the ACC Director in the Dolan Building.

     

    Attention Chess Club: We will meet after school today. New chess players are always welcome.

     

    There will be a sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning in room 304 at 7:20 a.m.

     

    Key Club will be meeting as usual on Tuesday mornings at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room, but we will also meet after school on Tuesdays briefly for anyone who is unable to attend the morning meetings in Room 211. 

    The IVEO class, from the Area Career Center, is hosting an area wide variety show that showcases the Illinois Valley’s best talent. Auditions will be on January, 25th at 5:30 p.m. in the LP auditorium. If you are interested in performing contact our facebook page LPHS.IVEO or contact Lexi Marx at 1815-830-7814 for further information on auditions. The show will be on February 4th at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30. Tickets are sold in advance or at the door. You are welcome to contact the facebook page for tickets and any other questions.   Hope to see you there!

     

    Attention boys track and field athletes. Today is the first day of practice for all those interested in running track this year. Unless you are currently participating in a winter sport, you are asked to begin practicing with the team today. We will meet today at 3:00 PM in the Old Cafeteria. Come dressed for practice which will follow our meeting. Please contact Coach Makransky if you cannot attend the meeting. Come out for track and field and be part of something great!

     

    Students of the Area Career Center Graphic Communications class would like to announce Graphic Communications Week January 16-22. Today it has been 311 years since Benjamin Franklin’s birth. Ben always considered himself as printer first. Listen to the following quotes that Ben wrote and printed in his Poor Richard’s Almanac: “Genius with education is like silver in the mine.” “Tis easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.” Happy Birthday Ben!

     

    Girls Soccer workouts begin today. A bus will be available to pick up athletes outside the new cafeteria after school.

     

    A representative from ISAC will be here today from 3rd through 5th hour for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

    Attention seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. There were several more new ones posted.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting this Thursday at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    Attention Science Club.  This is a reminder that our next meeting will be on Friday, January 20th right after school in room 305!

     

    Anyone interested in joining the Fellowship of Christian Athletes: our next meeting will be Friday, January 20th at 7:15 a.m. in room 326. FCA is an organization that focuses on being a leader, improving yourself, and building healthy friendships while keeping in touch with The Word. You do not have to be an athlete to attend! We are planning a trip to Winter Jam, which is a Christian Rock concert with 10 different bands! Come to our next meeting for more details and to learn about other fun events we are planning.

     

    Any freshman or sophomore boy interested in going out for tennis this spring should come to Mr. Guenther’s room today, January 17 after school for a brief meeting

     

    There will be an intramural singles ping pong tournament on Wednesday, January 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the north balcony. Sign up outside Coach Keating’s room 308 to participate in the fun.

     

    Attention seniors! LP scholarships are officially available for application. Applications can be found on the counseling website or in the counseling office. Please see your counselor with any questions. Most of these scholarships are due February 14.

     

    Attention seniors planning to attend IVCC! The IVCC scholarships are officially open for application. Please stop by the counseling office if you have any questions. The deadline is February 10.

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  • Friday, January 13, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Miranda Correa, Deniss Espinoza, Olivia Lewis, and Raymond Reed.

    Happy half birthday to Griffin Doll, Deja Lewis, Andrew Schweickert, Matthew Tedeschi, Ashley Lawton, Aubrianna Marsh, Natassja Orborn, Alexis Repsel, Audrey Thompson, and Josie Walter.

      

    Congratulations to Mrs. Phillips’ and Mrs. Boylan’s 2nd hour English 2 classes for all wearing their ID’s yesterday and receiving this week’s Tootsie Pop Pop-In.  Keep wearing those ID’s!!!!

     

    Attention Chess Club: We will meet after school next Tuesday, January 17. . New chess players are always welcome.

     

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  • Thursday January 12, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Anna Derango, Emma Dossett, Mary Kupperschmid, and Autumn Wright.

    Happy half birthday to Luiz Guzman, Julie Leach, Trevor Pruitt, and Sarah Robinson.

     

    There will be a special Renaissance meeting on Tuesday, January 17th after school in room 324. We will be discussing upcoming projects, such as the Polar Plunge.

     

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  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Darren Safranski. Happy half birthday to Payton Rietgraf.

     

    Anyone interested in taking the Plunge should attend a LP Plungers Polar Plunge meeting during your lunch period in the Cavalier Community Room on January 12th.  We will be discussing how to sign up, fundraising, and our costume theme for the year. 

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting today, January 11th in the Alumni Room during your lunch period.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you cannot attend.

     

    Attention student authors: There are two weeks left to painstakingly revise your literary masterpieces, as the deadline to submit entries for the Literary Festival Competition is Monday, January 16. The categories are as follows: freshman/sophomore: descriptive sketch, personal narrative essay; juniors/seniors: critical essay, personal essay; open enrollment: poetry, short fiction, dramatic scene. The actual Literary Festival is scheduled for April 7 right here at LP. If you have any questions, see your English teacher, Mrs. Honecker, or Mrs. Phillips.

     

    Attention Science Club- our next meeting will be on Friday, January 20th- right after school in room 305!

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning at 7:20 in room 304.  T-shirts are in!

     

    Attentions girls soccer players: There will be a brief meeting this Thursday, January 12th at 2:45 in the old cafeteria. Anyone interested in playing should attend. See Mr. Duffy in the counseling office with any questions.

     

    Attention all girls not in a sport or activity: open workouts begin Wednesday, January 11th after school. Please meet in the hallway by room 119 at 3:00.

     

    Attention all girls interested in track and field: We will have a short meeting this Thursday the 11th at 7:25 AM in room 315.  If you cannot make it, see Coach Beatty.

     

    There will be a special Renaissance meeting on Tuesday, January 17th after school in room 324. We will be discussing upcoming projects, such as the Polar Plunge.

     

    Attention Boys Track and Field:  if you want to participate in track this year and are not currently in a winter sport, stop by the Athletics and Activities office and see what you need to complete to compete this year.  Get ready because our practices begin next Tuesday January 17th at 3:30. Don't miss a chance to be part of something great!

     

    FCA will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room 326 on Friday at 7:15am.

     

    Attention seniors! LP scholarships are officially available for application. Applications can be found on the counseling website or in the counseling office. Please see your counselor with any questions and to obtain your seventh semester gpa and class rank. Most of these scholarships are due February 17.

     

    Attention seniors planning to attend IVCC! The IVCC scholarships are officially open for application. Please stop by the counseling office if you have any questions. The deadline is February 10.

     

    Attention Junior Board, Happy New Year!! We are going to have a meeting this Thursday, January 12th at 7:15 am.  Please, please, please bring your fundraising money, if you have not turned it in yet. 

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  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017

     

    Happy birthday to Kaitlynn Bauer, Asia Cannon, Anna Gonzalez, Drusila De La O, Keegan Johnston, Blake McKee, Madelyne McKee, Kyle Quintana, Eric Rimmele, and Mr. McLaughlin.

    Happy half birthday to Rowan Hampel, Matthew Keisel, Brady Lawrence, Hunter Van Schaick, Joseph Baker, Emma Barrie, Alexis DeFosse, Julie Graham, Queshawn Sibley, Madilyne Simone, Codi Van Schick, Paulina Dimas, Dominick Elliott, Madelyn Hafley, Rynn Hafley, Colton Lehman, Zane Manrriquez, Alexis Ponce-Vazquez, Brooke Shirley, Lexi-Anna Verda, and Mrs. Cushing.

     

    Second semester student reminders: 1) Food and drinks need to remain in the cafeteria before school and after lunch. 2) All students need to be wearing their ID during the school day; if you forget your ID, please get a Day Pass at the Greeter’s Desk before school.   3) Cell phones should be turned off and out of sight before entering classrooms. Cell phones should not be out when in the hallways during class time.   4) When in the hallways during class time students should have their planners filled out as a hall pass.

     

    Welcome Back Debate Team:  Tonight's meeting is in Mrs. Hoelzer's room so we can begin to pick apart the brief and prepare for the January 28 Sandburg Convocation of Eagle's tournament.  If you cannot make it, please check in with Mrs. Hoelzer as we must register for the tournament this week.  See you after school!

     

     

    Anyone interested in taking the Plunge should attend a LP Plungers Polar Plunge meeting during your lunch period in the Cavalier Community Room on January 12th.  We will be discussing how to sign up, fundraising, and our costume theme for the year. 

     

    Calling all Cavaliers.  Tonight’s game against Streator we will be highlighting our Special Olympics Unified Basketball teams.  Please plan on attending to support our team and wear RED.  We will be painting the gym RED to show Unity and Respect for all.

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting on Jan. 11th in the Alumni Room during your lunch period.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you cannot attend.

     

    Key Club will be meeting as usual on Tuesday mornings at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room, but we will also meet after school on Tuesdays briefly for anyone who is unable to attend the morning meetings in Room 211. 

     

    Attention student authors: There are two weeks left to painstakingly revise your literary masterpieces, as the deadline to submit entries for the Literary Festival Competition is Monday, January 16. The categories are as follows: freshman/sophomore: descriptive sketch, personal narrative essay; juniors/seniors: critical essay, personal essay; open enrollment: poetry, short fiction, dramatic scene. The actual Literary Festival is scheduled for April 7 right here at LP. If you have any questions, see your English teacher, Mrs. Honecker, or Mrs. Phillips.

     

    Attention Science Club- our next meeting will be on Friday, January 20th- right after school in room 305!

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning at 7:20 in room 304.  T-shirts are in!

     

    Attentions girls soccer players: There will be a brief meeting this Thursday, January 12th at 2:45 in the old cafeteria. Anyone interested in playing should attend. See Mr. Duffy in the counseling office with any questions.

     

    Attention all girls not in a sport or activity: open workouts begin Wednesday, January 11th after school. Please meet in the hallway by room 119 at 3:00.

     

    Attention all girls interested in track and field: We will have a short meeting this Thursday the 11th at 7:25 AM in room 315.  If you cannot make it, see Coach Beatty.

     

    There will be a special Renaissance meeting on Tuesday, January 17th after school in room 324. We will be discussing upcoming projects, such as the Polar Plunge.

     

    Attention Boys Track and Field:  if you want to participate in track this year and are not currently in a winter sport, stop by the Athletics and Activities office and see what you need to complete to compete this year.  Get ready because our practices begin next Tuesday January 17th at 3:30. Don't miss a chance to be part of something great!

     

    FCA will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room 326 on Friday at 7:15am.

     

    Attention seniors! LP scholarships are officially available for application. Applications can be found on the counseling website or in the counseling office. Please see your counselor with any questions and to obtain your seventh semester gpa and class rank. Most of these scholarships are due February 17.

     

    Attention seniors planning to attend IVCC! The IVCC scholarships are officially open for application. Please stop by the counseling office if you have any questions. The deadline is February 10.

     

    Attention Junior Board, Happy New Year!! We are going to have a meeting this Thursday, January 12th at 7:15 am.  Please, please, please bring your fundraising money, if you have not turned it in yet. 

     

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  • Friday, December 23, 2016

     

    4th period exam: 7:45 – 9:00

    5th period exam: 9:05 – 10:20 a.m.

    6th period exam: 10:25 – 11:40

     

    Cafeteria will be closed for lunch.

     

    Make-up exams: 12:45 – 2:40 p.m.

     

    Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!   School resumes on Tuesday, January 10th.

     

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  • Thursday, December 22, 2016

     

    1st period exam: 7:45 – 9:00

    2nd period exam: 9:05 – 10:20 a.m.

    3rd period exam: 10:25 – 11:40

     

    Cafeteria will be closed for lunch.

     

    Make-up exams: 12:45 – 2:40 p.m.

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  • Wednesday, December 21, 2016

     

    7th hour final:  1:25 - 2:40 p.m.

     

    Happy birthday today to Autumn Roberson.  Happy birthday tomorrow to Chloe Irvin and Z’en Webster.

    Happy birthday from December 23rd through December 24th   Alexander Angelini, Corbin Poole, Mr. Lee, Mr. Weber, and Mr. Vickery.

     

    This week’s ID Pop-In winner was Mrs. Sampson’s 4th hour Spanish 3 class. Congratulations!

     

    The LaSalle-Peru Township High School December Students of the Month were recognized during a breakfast ceremony today,December 21.

    Students recognized this month were Zak Kelly, Zane George, Keith Davis, Dominic Gruenwald, Mitchell Andersen, Gina Henkel, Ryan Shevlin, and Drew Verway. Students are nominated for this honor by LPHS teachers, coaches and staff.

    The ceremony was sponsored by the Renaissance Program and Fairmount Santrol.

     

    Attention all students: If you are planning to change a second semester course, you must make all changes with your counselor prior to leaving for Winter Break.  The blue permission to change a class at semester form must be returned to your counselor prior to break as well.  No class changes will be allowed once we leave for break.

     

    SIU Carbondale will be offering another FREE application opportunity for seniors and transfer applicants who wish to apply for Fall 2017.  The free application runs from Monday, December 19 through Monday, January 2.  Students will go through the application as they normally would, and at the end of the application, the fee will show as $0.

     

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  • Tuesday, December 20, 2016

     

    Happy birthday today to Daniel Johnson and Hayley Soria. 

    Happy birthday to the following people who have birthdays from January 1st through January 8th:

    Mitch Aimone, Ryan Cavaletto, Johnny Jarrell, Anna Jereb, Jordyn Brown, Faith Dauber, Madison Freeman, Cristobal Garcia, Kavishka Patel, Breanna Sampo, Yoginiben Patel, Sabrina Poole, Annabell Parker, Bryan Stillwell, Vincent Washkowiak, Madison Aimone, Breyer Kinzer, Andrew Kuchar, Zachary Plackett, Nolan Guinn, Amy Lund, Kayla Alsalbrook, Mr. Rebholz, Mrs. Halm, Mrs. Bedenko-Hill, Mrs. Engels, and Mrs. Vaini.

     

    Attention all students: If you are planning to change a second semester course, you must make all changes with your counselor prior to leaving for Winter Break.  The blue permission to change a class at semester form must be returned to your counselor prior to Break as well.  No class changes will be allowed once we leave for Break.

     

    SIU Carbondale will be offering another FREE application opportunity for seniors and transfer applicants who wish to apply for Fall 2017.  The free application runs from Monday, December 19 through Monday, January 2.  Students will go through the application as they normally would, and at the end of the application, the fee will show as $0.

     

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  • Monday, December 19, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Noelle Lemrise, Tyler Elliott, Bryana Esquivel, Angela Hernandez, Aubrie Roda, and Rhiannon Skoog.

    Happy birthday to the following people who have birthdays from December 25 to Dec. 31:

    Jasmine Rios, Gage Andreoni, Alicia Ellerbrock, Destiny Willis, Hope Bernardoni, Matthew Jacobson, Ashley Bain, Madison Cofoid, Angelina Fuentes, Abigail Zurinski, Paige Sheppard,  and Mrs. Rutkowski.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts- Mr. Sarver’s 3rd hour Drivers Education!

     

    Congratulations to the 2016 doubles ping pong championship team of Ryan Porter and Harry Wilmot. Sam Scolari and Darren Safranski finished second while Meagan Morris and  Zack Kimball took third. Next up -singles ping pong, so practice up over winter break and see you next semester.

     

    There will be a meeting on Tuesday morning, December 20th at 7:20 a.m. in the auditorium for anyone planning on going out for softball.  This meeting will be for all levels.

     

    This is a reminder that the choir cheesecakes are arriving today. Please do not pick them up until after 11:00am. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Taylor.

     

    Attention Key Club members, be sure to attend the final meeting of the semester this Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. There will be presents and food. 

     

    Attention all students: If you are planning to change a second semester course, you must make all changes with your counselor prior to leaving for Winter Break.  The blue permission to change a class at semester form must be returned to your counselor prior to Break as well.  No class changes will be allowed once we leave for Break.

     

    Send someone a holiday gift and brighten their day with a Candy Cane Gram! Sales will continue Monday and Tuesday during lunch and all Candy Cane Grams will be delivered during 7th hour on Tuesday the 20th. This is a nice way to send a small gift to a friend, teacher, colleague, and/or significant other. 

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?   This is a reminder to sign up in the Couneling office if interested.

     

    IVCC Scholarships are now available on the IVCC website.  Check out the link under the Illinois Valley Scholarships on the webpage for more information.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

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  • Friday, December 16, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Paige Bunzell, Erick Garcia, Isaiah Limberg, Cole Bokus, Allyson Hollingsworth, Abigail Steinberg, and Jacob Steinberg.

     

    There will be a meeting on Tuesday morning, December 20th at 7:20 a.m. in the auditorium for anyone planning on going out for softball.  This meeting will be for all levels.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups are in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

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  • Thursday, December 15, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Kassandra Galetti, Lexie Rothchild, and Amber Schiffbauer.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups are in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room at 7:20 this Friday. If you are interested in learning more about FCA, come join us for our Christmas party and enjoy some treats!

     

    IVCC Scholarships are now available on the IVCC website.  Check out the link under the Illinois Valley Scholarships on the webpage for more information.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

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  • Wednesday, December 14, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Brisa De La O, Katherine Schallhorn, Michael Tregoning, and Ms. Brandner.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups are in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room at 7:20 this Friday. If you are interested in learning more about FCA, come join us for our Christmas party and enjoy some treats!

     

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday morning, December 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for Christmas treats and enjoyable discussions about the various books.  New members are always welcome!

     

    IVCC Scholarships are now available on the IVCC website.  Check out the link under the Illinois Valley Scholarships on the webpage for more information.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

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  • Tuesday, December 13, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jenna Glassman, Haley Mertel, Jack Rossi, and Logan Schaefer.

     

    Chess club will meet after school today, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups are in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    The intramural doubles ping pong tournament has been rescheduled for Wednesday for December 14 at 6:30 in the North Balcony. Sign up your team outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention students, faculty and staff: Today will be lost and found day! We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats and sweatshirts. If you lost anything, stop by the tables in the cafeteria to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday morning,  December 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for Christmas treats and enjoyable discussions about the various books.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room at 7:20 this Friday. If you are interested in learning more about FCA, come join us for our Christmas party and enjoy some treats!

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    IVCC Scholarships are now available.  Check out the link under the Illinois Valley Scholarships on the webpage for more information or stop in the Counseling office.

     

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  • Monday, December 12, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Marissa Becker, Devin Borostowski, Nicholas Guisti, Jovani Hopper, Carson Camenisch, Katie Korte, Nathan Rodriguez, Mr. Graff, and Mrs. Dergance in the cafeteria.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners were Mrs. Honecker-Ummel’s 2nd hour College Prep English Honors and Mrs. Kurtz’s 2nd hour Geometry.

     

    The LP Varsity and JV Scholastic Bowl teams both finished in the top four this weekend at the NIB-12 Conference meet. Congratulations to Cameron Dingerson, Ethan Walter, and Emma Ebener who made the all conference team. Congrats to Emma Ebener who had the most toss ups out of all the players in the conference.

     

    There will be a Renaissance meeting in room 324 after school today.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday morning at 730 in Room 133.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

    The LP Choirs invite you to our Christmas Concert tomorrow night (Tuesday) at 7:00pm. The doors will open at 6:30pm and admission is free. We hope you’ll join us for a night of beautiful music. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

     

    LEAD will be meeting in the Cavalier Community Room during 5th on Wednesday, December 14th during your lunch period.  Please see Mrs. Witte if you are not able to attend. 

     

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday morning,  December 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  This month’s book selection is reader’s choice.  Please join us for Christmas treats and enjoyable discussions about the various books.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Preseason strength and conditioning workouts for boys track and field will begin Tuesday, December 13th at 3:30. Please meet on the first floor hallway near the band room.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday, December 14th at 6:00 in room D-20 of the Dolan building. We will be designing Christmas cookie cutters and then printing them out on the 3D printers.  

     

    Key Club will be meeting at 7:15 AM on Tuesday in the Cavalier Community Room. 

     

    Candy Cane grams will be sold during lunch this week starting on Wednesday. Send a holiday greeting to a friend or coworker for just one dollar. All candy canes will be delivered during 7th hour on December 20th. 

     

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes) will meet in Ms. Ewald’s room at 7:20 this Friday. If you are interested in learning more about FCA, come join us for our Christmas party and enjoy some treats!

     

    The Step students need to turn in their November hours to Mrs. Schwingle.

     

    Attention students, faculty and staff: Tuesday, December 13th will be lost and found day! We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats and sweatshirts. If you lost anything, stop by the tables in the cafeteria to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    Attention Science Club- this is a reminder that our cookie dough is coming in tomorrow Tuesday, December 13th.  Everyone who sold cookie dough must come in right after school to pick up their orders and to turn in any money that they still have for orders.  

     

    Attention student authors: Now is the time to finish drafting and finalize original short stories, poems, descriptive sketches, narratives, critical essays, or dramatic scenes for this year’s Literary Festival Competition. Deadline for final entries is January 16. See your English teacher or Mrs. Phillips in room 332 if you have any questions.

     

    The intramural doubles ping pong tournament has been rescheduled for Wednesday for December 14 at 6:30 in the North Balcony. Sign up your team outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups are in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

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  • Friday, December 9, 2016

    11:20 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Sarah Ames, Tristan Borostowski, Madison Loger, Kara Turczyn, Kylee Turczyn, Emily Ficek, William Meagher, Jordan Strange, Alyssa Stuart, and Rogelio Valle.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    The intramural doubles ping pong tournament has been rescheduled for Wednesday for December 14 at 6:30 in the North Balcony. Sign up your team outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

     

    There is no lunch today.  Students are dismissed after 4th hour today!

     

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  • Thursday, December 8, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Juan Arevalo, Nena Perry, Kelsey Vogel, and Gracie Williams.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting today, December 8 in room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  New members are always welcome.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention students, faculty and staff: Tuesday, December 13th will be lost and found day! We will display the lost and found items that have been turned in. We have lots of coats and sweatshirts. If you lost anything, stop by the tables in the cafeteria to see if we have something of yours. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in. Also, if you find anything, please bring it to the bookstore.

     

    The intramural doubles ping pong tournament has been rescheduled for Wednesday for December 14 at 6:30 in the North Balcony. Sign up your team outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

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  • Wednesday, December 7, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Avary Kampwerth, Isaac Mazur, Brendan Pode, and Mr. Guenther.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday, December 8th at 7:15am in Mr. Berard's Room.  Candy sales money is due at this time.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

    Attention TOPS members: There will be a TOPS meeting on Thursday at 7:15 in room 324.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, December 8 in room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  New members are always welcome.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

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  • Tuesday, December 6, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Elijah Thompson.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday, December 8th at 7:15am in Mr. Berard's Room.  Candy sales money is due at this time.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:20.

     

    Attention TOPS members: There will be a TOPS meeting on Thursday at 7:15 in room 324.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting on Thursday, December 8th at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    Attention all boys interested in participating in track and field this spring: There will be a meeting this Thursday, December 8th at 3:00 PM in the Dolan building 2nd floor in Coach Makransky's class room D21. Please be on time.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, December 8 in room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  New members are always welcome.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday, December 13th in the old cafeteria.  We will be having our December party on Tuesday, so please try to attend!

     

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

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  • Monday, December 5, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Logan Atilano, John Fanning, Emma Gordon, Alex Lenkaitis, Nathaniel Newman, Skylar Vinyard, Juan Romero, and Jennafer Szewczyk.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s perfect attendance donut winners!  Winners were: Mrs. Depenbrock’s 2nd hour Honors Anatomy and Physiology and Mr. Glupczynski’s 2nd hour Study Hall.

     

    The results for the Special Olympics State bowling competition in Peoria were as follows:

    Bishop Stiles -3rd place , Vinny Mertes-5th Place.   Congratulations to the athletes!! 

     

    This weekend the LP Debate team competed at the Belividere North High School Invitational.  

    Congratulations to Varsity Debaters Breyer Kinzer and Alexa Dawson for winning three trophies at the tournament.  Breyer won the 1st place speaker trophy in Varsity Public Forum, Alexa won the 2nd place speaker trophy in Varsity Public Forum and together they won the 3rd place trophy for Varsity Public Forum debate. This brings the total rounds won by the team to 18 - way to go Debate Cavaliers!

     

    Auditions for the 2017 LP IHSA Group Interpretation team are on Tuesday after school in the Cavalier Community Room and Thursday afternoon in the Cavalier Community Room.  This year's Group Interpretation show will be 500 Days of Summer.  If anyone has any questions, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.  If you wish to audition and cannot be at either audition time, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 as soon as possible.  

     

    Key Club will be meeting on Tuesday at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. 

     

    Reminder Scholastic Bowl Team- we have a home meet tonight; meet in room 103 by 3:30.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:20.

     

    Attention TOPS members: There will be a TOPS meeting on Thursday at 7:15 in room 324.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting on Thursday, December 8th at 7:20 in room 322.

     

    The 4th Annual Ugly Sweater Christmas Concert with the LP Chamber Singers will be tomorrow (Tuesday, December 6th). The concert is at 7:00pm at Music Suite 408 in the Westclox building. Ugly sweaters are encouraged but not required. Admission is $5.00 and includes dessert, hot chocolate and punch. Kick off your holiday season with a night of great music! See you there!

     

    Attention all boys interested in participating in track and field this spring: There will be a meeting this Thursday, December 8th at 3:00 PM in the Dolan building 2nd floor in Coach Makransky's class room D21. Please be on time.

     

    Attention Science Club!  T-shirt orders are in and can be picked up in room 305 after school all this week.  Our cookie dough comes in on Tuesday, December 13th and so you must be there to pick it up in room 305 right after school on  that date.  Finally there is no Science Club meeting on Friday, December 9th due to the early release.

     

    Attention seniors: please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Also remember to sign up in our office to see Allison on Tuesdays between 3rd and 5th hour for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please sign up to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention Junior Board:  we will have a meeting this Thursday, December 8th at 7:15am in Mr. Berard's Room.  Candy sales money is due at this time.

     

    There will be an intramural doubles ping pong tournament on December 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the North balcony. Sign you and your partner up outside Coach Keating’s room 308. Come join in on the intramural fun!!

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, December 8 in room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  New members are always welcome.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, signups will begin in the counseling office and are first come first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

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  • Friday, December 2, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Tanner Glynn, Brandon Loveless, Gerald Sias, Abigale Baker, Angela Bernardoni, Alijah Stachowiak, and Gabrielle Clover.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, preliminary sign-ups will be in the counseling office and are first come, first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book, or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    The next science club meeting will be today, December 2nd right after school in room 305. 

     

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  • Thursday, December 1, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jackson Considine, Brenda Sanchez, Dawson Stalker, and Andrea Ziegler.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, preliminary sign-ups will be in the counseling office and are first come, first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    The next science club meeting will be on Friday, December 2nd right after school in room 305. 

     

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  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Jasmine Marquez-Valenzuela.

     

    Reminder – Chromebooks should be transported in the school issued carrying case. Chromebooks should not be put in another bag for transportation; for example, backpacks or athletic bags. Page 35 of the student handbook. Student not transporting the Chromebook in the school issued carrying case will have the Chromebook confiscated and taken to the tech center. Students may pick them up at the Tech Center when they bring in the carrying case.

    Multiple violations will be reason to be issued referrals. Please take care of your school issued Chromebooks. Thank you.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, preliminary sign-ups will be in the counseling office and are first come, first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    The next science club meeting will be on Friday, December 2nd right after school in room 305. 

     

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  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Michael Chamberlain, Jenni Escatel, Emily Petersen, and Isabel Sanchez.

     

    Attention current sophomores and juniors!  Are you interested in taking an ACC class next year?  If so, preliminary sign-ups will begin in the counseling office today and are first come, first served.  Please stop in to sign up in the book or see your counselor if you have questions.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, students! As a reminder, the Counseling Office provides College and Career assistance for steps like: Applying to colleges, scholarships, what to expect from higher education, and finding a career. Please signup to see your counselor or simply stop in Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:10. 

     

    Attention Debate team:  Today we will have a dress rehearsal after school for Thursday's in-house debate and weekend competition. Be sure to check in with your partner to make sure they will be there prepared and ready to run through their part of the presentation.

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

    For students who will be taking Honors Speech and/or Strategies for College next semester, you should have received an IVCC registration packet for Dual Credit.  If you did not receive your packet, please see Mrs. Cushing.  The registration is due to IVCC by December 9. 

     

    The next science club meeting will be on Friday, December 2nd right after school in room 305. 

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  • Monday, November 28, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Sabrina Brants, Briana Catalanello, Elizabeth Eldridge, Kathryn Henry, Layla Heuer, Rachel Haas, Saje Leonard, Abraham Sarabia, Ms. Davidson, Mr. Pope, Mr. Beck, and Mrs. Dergance.

     

    There will be a Renaissance meeting today after school in Room 324. We will be discussing upcoming events including the Polar Plunge.

     

    Attention Debate team:  Tuesday we will have a dress rehearsal after school for Thursday's in-house debate and weekend competition. Be sure to check in with your partner to make sure they will be there prepared and ready to run through their part of the presentation.

     

    This Thursday the LP Debate team will showcase the fall National topics with

    their annual in-house debate.  Starting at 6pm. in Mathiessen Auditorium, the Team will host two rounds of heated debate in which the audience will pick the winner.  Admission to this event is $1 and all are welcome.

     

    Auditions for LP's IHSA Contest Play, Rabbit Hole, are today after school and tomorrow after school in the auditorium.  All students in good standing are encouraged to audition!  See Mr. Clydesdale with any questions!

     

    Attention Science Club.  This is a reminder that all cookie dough orders must be in to Mrs. Depenbrock - room 305 by 3 pm today.  Also our next meeting will be on Friday, December 2nd right after school in room 305. 

     

    Key Club's regular meeting will be Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. Friday is the last day to turn in items for Key Club's Holiday Giving Tree for Horizon House. Gifts can be returned unwrapped in the box under the tree in the library. 

     

    There will be an FCCLA Meeting Tuesday, November 29 @ 7:30am in Room 300. See Mrs. Cherveny for questions.

     

    Auditions for LP's IHSA Group Interpretation 500 Days of Summer are Monday, December 5 and Tuesday, December 6 right after school in the CCR.  All students in good standing are encouraged to audition!  See Mr. Clydesdale with any questions!

     

    There is a student council meeting on Tuesday at 7:15 in room 119.  Please be on time and ready to go!

     

    Chess Club will meet after school on Tuesday in the old cafeteria.

     

    For students who will be taking Honors Speech and/or Strategies for College next semester, you should have received an IVCC registration packet for Dual Credit.  If you did not receive your packet, please see Mrs. Cushing.  The registration is due to IVCC by December 9. 

     

    There will be an intramural doubles ping pong tournament on December 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the North balcony. Sign you and your partner up outside Coach Keating’s room 308. Come join in on the intramural fun!!

     

    Auditions for the LPHS IHSA contest play will take place on Monday, November 28 and November 29 in the auditorium from 3pm to 5pm.  This year's contest play will be "Rabbit Hole".  Auditions are open to all LPHS students in good standing.  Anyone with questions should see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.  

     

    The next meeting of the Computer Club will be after school on Friday, December 2nd in Mr. Bjerkaas’s room (room 151). The Computer Club will be diving into video production and beginning to discuss plans for the spring semester project. All are welcome!

     

    Attention Seniors: if you did not order your cap and gown from the Jostens rep November 14th or 16th, please be sure to mail in your order, call the number on the bottom of the form, or visit their website www. Jostens.com. In order to not be charged an extra delivery fee, please place your order immediately. If you need a form, stop by the Principal’s Office.

     

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  • Tuesday, November 22, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Marc Bucalo, Sheridan Ferguson, MacKenzie Graybill, Joshua Green, Isabelle Nemeth, Caitlynn Windsor, Haley Zamin, Alison Anthony, Zane George, Karlee Arjes, Cole Baker, Keith Davis, Ian Ellis, Mariah Meagher, Timothy Parham, Savannah Willis, Ms. Michaelson, Ms. Henry, and Ms. Orlandi.

     

    Auditions for the LPHS IHSA contest play will take place on Monday, November 28 and November 29 in the auditorium from 3pm to 5pm.  This year's contest play will be "Rabbit Hole".  Auditions are open to all LPHS students in good standing.  Anyone with questions should see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.  

     

    There will be an intramural doubles ping pong tournament on December 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the North balcony. Sign you and your partner up outside Coach Keating’s room 308. Come join in on the intramural fun!!

     

    Auditions for the LPHS IHSA contest play will take place on Monday, November 28 and November 29 in the auditorium from 3pm to 5pm.  This year's contest play will be "Rabbit Hole".  Auditions are open to all LPHS students in good standing.  Anyone with questions should see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.  

     

    The next meeting of the Computer Club will be after school on Friday, December 2nd in Mr. Bjerkaas’s room (room 151). The Computer Club will be diving into video production and beginning to discuss plans for the spring semester project. All are welcome!

     

    No school on Wednesday, November 23rd.    Happy Thanksgiving!!

     

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  • Monday, November 21, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Connor Bean, Dakota Welch, Brycen Kellett, Yuridia Rivera, and Patrick Zimbelman.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts: Mrs. Mickley’s 2nd hour Health Occupations I & II and Mr. Lee’s 2nd hour Machine Tech I & II.

     

    Congratulations to this month's "Student of the Month winners: Hunter Thurman, Parker Swiskoski, Keith Cherpeske, Allyson Hollingsworth, Sean Breidenbach, Jordan Sarti, Elijah Thompson, Megan Zorgdrager, Peyton Sampson, Nic Bollis, Joaquin Serna and Alexis Ponce-Vazquez.

     

    There will be an FCCLA Meeting Tuesday, November 22 @ 7:30am in room 300. See Mrs. Cherveny with any questions.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Tuesday in room 304 at 7:25.

     

    Key Club will be meeting to hang out and think ahead on our upcoming projects at our regularly scheduled time, 7:15 AM on Tuesday in the Cavalier Community Room. 

     

    The Holiday Giving Tree initiative continues through until December 2nd. Return un-wrapped items to the collection box under the tree in the library. 

     

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday at 7:30 in Room 133. Please see Mr. Boudreau if you cannot attend. 

     

    Any students who have not yet picked up Homecoming pictures can do so in room 119 any day before school.

     

    Auditions for the LPHS IHSA contest play will take place on Monday, November 28 and November 29 in the auditorium from 3pm to 5pm.  This year's contest play will be "Rabbit Hole".  Auditions are open to all LPHS students in good standing.  Anyone with questions should see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.  

     

    Attention Science Club- this is a reminder that all cookie dough orders must be turned in to Mrs. Depenbrock no later than  Monday, November 28th by 3:00.  So if you cannot remember that then please turn your orders in before you leave for Thanksgiving break!  Our next meeting, which will include a speaker, will be on Friday, December second right after school in room 305.

     

    There will be an intramural doubles ping pong tournament on December 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the North balcony. Sign you and your partner up outside Coach Keating’s room 308. Come join in on the intramural fun!!

     

    The next meeting of the Computer Club will be after school on Friday, December 2nd in Mr. Bjerkaas’s room (room 151). The Computer Club will be diving into video production and beginning to discuss plans for the spring semester project. All are welcome!

     

    Attention seniors: More scholarships have been added. Check out the lphs website for the additions.

     

    Lunch menu: quesadilla, romaine salad, corn, and pineapple. Soup of the day: broccoli cheddar

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  • Friday, November 18, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Victoria Davis, Sophia Esme, William Samek, Jordan Sarti, Isabella Carey, Taylor Donnell, Allison Lehn, Jacob Wagner, and Ms. Jeanblanc.

     

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  • Thursday, November 17, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Matthew Garver, Lisa Kaszynski, Alec Kessel, Kyle Kessel, Jonathan Maier, and Abigail Peruba.

     

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  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Grace Rutgens and Chase Stremlau.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you didn’t order your cap and gown on Monday, the Jostens rep will be here today in the new cafeteria during all lunches.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting at 7:15 am in room 322 Thursday November 17th. Bring your ideas for themes.

     

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  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Morgan Fanning, Savanna Hannen, Nicholas Swiskoski, and Jaidyn Terry.

     

    Attention seniors: if you didn’t order your cap and gown on Monday, the Jostens rep will be here Wednesday in the new cafeteria during all lunches.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday at 7:25.  We will be discussing T-shirts.

     

    There is a Link Crew meeting on Thursday for all Link Leaders during all lunch periods.  Please be there!

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting during your lunch period on Wednesday, November 16 in the Cavalier Community Room.  If you are not able to attend, please see Mrs. Witte Rm. 208B.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting at 7:15 am in room 322 Thursday November 17th. Bring your ideas for themes.

     

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  • Monday, November 14, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Georgia Kapetaneas, Chaley Salter,Conner Wheeler, Jeremy Zurinski, Mr. Carney, Mr. Leonard, Mrs. Crane, and Mrs. Hartman.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s perfect attendance donut winners! Mrs. Bedenko-Hill’s 1st hour Info Processing I-1st hour I- DC and Mr. Lauer’s 1st hour Honors Accounting.

     

    There is a student council meeting on Tuesday, November 15 at 7:15am.  Please be there!

     

     

    Key Club's regular meeting is this Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room; members, please remember to bring your dues payment! 

     

    Chess Club will meet after school Tuesday in the old cafeteria. 

     

    There is a Link Crew meeting on Thursday for all Link Leaders during all lunch periods.  Please be there!

     

    The LP Drama Club presents the Fall Play The Children's Hour this Friday and Saturday evening at 7pm in the auditorium.  Please come out to support your fellow students and enjoy a great show!  The cost is only $3 for LP students!

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting Wednesday at 7:25.  We will be discussing T-shirts.

     

    There will be a LEAD meeting during your lunch period on Wednesday, November 16 in the Cavalier Community Room.  If you are not able to attend, please see Mrs. Witte Rm. 208B.

     

    There will be a Senior Board meeting at 7:15 am in room 322 Thursday, November 17th. Bring your ideas for themes.

     

    Attention seniors: Cap and gown orders will be taken in the new cafeteria during all lunches today only. If you do not have a packet, please see Mrs. Franklin in the principal’s office.

     

    Make the holiday merry with a gift from Horizon House's wish list. Key Club's Giving Tree is up in the library for people to pick-up the list or an ornament, as well we will be out around the school.  Stop by to learn more. 

     

    Hey Students! This is just a reminder that Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets every week Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. All meetings are held in Ms. Ewald in room 326. Feel free to stop by if you have any questions!

     

    Attention student authors: Literary Festival manuscripts will be due January 16. That means there are roughly 2 months left to create exceptional short stories, poems, narrative essays, critical essays, descriptive sketches, and dramatic scenes for the 2017 Literary Festival, so keep writing! If you have any questions, see your English teacher.

     

    There are a couple of work opportunities that are posted on the job board outside of the counseling office and also on our website.

     

    Attention Science Club:  our next meeting will be on Friday, November 18th right after school in room 305.

     

    Attention all seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Also, remember to sign up in the Counseling office to see Allison on Tuesdays between 3rd and 5th hour for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

    Also, if you have been accepted to IVCC, a 4 year college, the military or a career and technical program, please come to the Counseling office to add your name to the Acceptance Tree.

     

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  • Friday, November 11, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Abraham Delgado, Tyler Kroll, Tyler Lucas, Taryn Pakenham, Abigale Vietti, Deborah Aldana, and Ethan McCoy.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next meeting will be today right after school in room 305.  We will meet for about an hour.  This is a reminder to pick up your cookie dough order forms if you did not last Friday.

     

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  • Thursday, November 10, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Alex Campos, Madeline Carruthers, Lydsay Humpage, Angela Huss, Jeffery Phillip, Seth Phillip, and Aiden Repsel.

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production?  The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information.  The first Computer Club meeting will be after school today in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45 today.  This will be the only meeting this month.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next meeting will be Friday, November 11th right after school in room 305.  We will meet for about an hour.  This is a reminder to pick up your cookie dough order forms if you did not last Friday.

     

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  • Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Nicholas Bollis, Michael Lock, Hailey Maurice, Oscar Moreno, and John Washkowiak.

     

    This is a reminder for students and staff to wear Red, White and Blue on Friday to honor our Veterans during our Veterans Day Assembly.

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production? The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information. The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45 on Thursday, Nov. 10.  This will be the only meeting this month.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next meeting will be Friday, November 11th right after school in room 305.  We will meet for about an hour.  This is a reminder to pick up your cookie dough order forms if you did not last Friday.

     

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  • Tuesday, November 8, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jakob Kupperscmid, Jace Marincic, Taylor Ochs, and Esthela Rodriguez.

     

    This is a reminder for students and staff to wear Red, White and Blue on Friday to honor our Veterans during our Veterans Day Assembly.

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production? The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information. The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45 on Thursday, November 10.  This will be the only meeting this month.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next meeting will be Friday, November 11th right after school in room 305.  We will meet for about an hour.  This is a reminder to pick up your cookie dough order forms if you did not last Friday.

     

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  • Monday, November 7, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Michael Birkenbeuel, Justin Keeling, Peyton Sampson, Kennedy Carey, Matthew George, and Mr. Guenther.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mrs. Rathbun’s 1st hour U.S. History and Mrs. Salander’s 1st hour Oasis.

     

    Last week’s winner for the ID Pop-In was Mrs. Cherveny’s 3rd hour class. Congratulations!

     

    Congratulations to the 2016 bags championship team of Mitch Olsen and Trevor Samolinski. They narrowly defeated Owen Wolfe and Cade Ploch. Harry Wilmot and Noah Hancock finished in a distant 3rd. Get your ping pong partner and practice up for the next fun intramural activity.

     

    This past Saturday, the LP Varsity Debaters competed in the Fremd High School Viking Tournament in Palatine.  Alexa Dawson, Breyer Kinzer, Brooklynn Gosnell, and Ashley Hines won 6 out of 10 rounds bringing the team total to 15 rounds of debate won so far this season.  Well done LP Debate!

     

    This past Saturday, the LP special Olympics team went to sectionals in Rockford. Bishop Stiles and Vinny Mertes won Gold and will be  Advancing to state in December! Amira Khoija received a bronze medal at the competition! Congratulations to these athletes!

     

    Attention all TOPS members: there will be a TOPS meeting at 7:15am on Tuesday in room 324. New members are welcome. 

     

    There is a Renaissance meeting today after school in room 324. New members are always welcome.

     

    There is a student council meeting for all members on Tuesday, November 7 at 7:15 in room 119.  Please be there!

     

    There will be a Cap and Gown assembly today for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    There will be an FCCLA meeting on Tuesday, November 8th at 7:30am in Room 300. See Mrs. Cherveny for any questions.

     

    It's Key Club week! Head to the regular meeting this Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room, to discuss all of our exciting, upcoming plans! 

     

    Key Club's Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF  project is completely finished and the results are in! Miss Taylor's 5th Hour Choir has won the ice cream buffet and a total of $325 will be donated to UNICEF, potentially supporting the vaccination for tetanus for over 200 mothers! 

     

    Make someone's holidays a little more cheery! Key Club's Holiday Giving Tree is up in the library; stop by and check out the list of needed items for Horizon House. 

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production? The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information. The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

    Attention Junior Board, there is a mandatory meeting this thursday morning at 7:15am in Mr. Berard's room.  We will be distributing candy bars for our fundraiser.  All members must be present.  

     

    Attention Science Club, our next meeting will be Friday, November 11th right after school in room 305.  We will meet for about an hour.  This is a reminder to pick up your cookie dough order forms if you did not last Friday.

     

    Attention all seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Also, remember to sign up in our office to see Allison on Tuesdays between 3rd and 5th hour for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45 on Thursday, November 10.  This will be the only meeting this month.

     

    Additional work opportunities are posted on the job board outside of the counseling office.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Tuesday, November 8 – ISAC – periods 3rd through 5th

    Tuesday, November 8 – Army representative will be in the cafeteria during all lunch periods.

    Tuesday, November 8 – Paul Mitchell The School – 6th hour.

     

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, November 4, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Armando Baltazar, Nicholas Lynch, Alexa Vertheen, Arianna Donovan, Trenton McKinnie, Raina Murdock, and Anthony Tsikretsis.

     

    Next Friday, November 11th, we will be hosting our 4th annual Veteran’s Day Program in the Sellett Gymnasium beginning at 9:00 am.  If you have a family member, neighbor or friend, we would like to give you an opportunity to invite them to our program so we can recognize them for their service.  Please stop by the Principal’s Office and pick up an Informational Sheet to complete and return to Mrs. Franklin, the principal’s administrative assistant.  We are asking to have this information back to us no later than next Wednesday, November 9th.

     

    On Monday, November 7th  there will be a Cap and Gown assembly for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production?  The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information.  The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

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  • Thursday, November 3, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jesus Casas.

     

    Next Friday, November 11th, we will be hosting our 4th annual Veteran’s Day Program in the Sellett Gymnasium beginning at 9:00 am.  If you have a family member, neighbor or friend, we would like to give you an opportunity to invite them to our program so we can recognize them for their service.  Please stop by the Principal’s Office and pick up an Informational Sheet to complete and return to Mrs. Franklin, the principal’s administrative assistant.  We are asking to have this information back to us no later than next Wednesday, November 9th.

     

    On Monday, November 7th  there will be a Cap and Gown assembly for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production? The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information. The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

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  • Wednesday, November 2, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Amber Cullinan, Taylor Cullinan, Alexa Dawson, Amethyst Ernat, Charmi Patel, Dee Dee Perra, Edith Rivera, Ryan Shevlin, and Sydney Welch.

     

    Next Friday, November 11th, we will be hosting our 4th annual Veteran’s Day Program in the Sellett Gymnasium beginning at 9:00 am.  If you have a family member, neighbor or friend, we would like to give you an opportunity to invite them to our program so we can recognize them for their service.  Please stop by the Principal’s Office and pick up an Informational Sheet to complete and return to Mrs. Franklin, the principal’s administrative assistant.  We are asking to have this information back to us no later than next Wednesday, November 9th.

     

    On Monday, November 7th  there will be a Cap and Gown assembly for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    Attention students interested in computers or digital media!  Want some hands-on experience related to coding, robotics, or multimedia production? The Computer Club is looking for you!  See Mr. Bjerkaas or Mr. Baker for more information. The first Computer Club meeting will be after school on Thursday, November 10th in the Cavalier Community Room (room 102).

     

    LEAD will have their meeting on Wednesday, November 2nd during 5th hr. in the Cavalier Community Room.  Please get your lunch and make your way to the CCC room to join us. 

     

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  • Tuesday, November 1, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Damien Foster, Ross Redman, and Mrs. Lance.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts: Mr. Woods’ 1st hour Honors U.S. History class.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players: There will be a mandatory meeting in the driver ed room on Thursday, November 3rd, from 2:50-3:15. There will also be open gyms this week from 7-8pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. If you have any questions, please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    On Monday, November 7th  there will be a Cap and Gown assembly for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    LEAD will have their meeting on Wednesday, November 2nd during 5th hr. in the Cavalier Community Room.  Please get your lunch and make your way to the CCC room to join us. 

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  • Monday, October 31, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Nolan Guthrie, Ahmet Ahmedoski, Nicole Armstrong, Manuel Galindo, Tahnner Shambaugh, and Hannah Turigliatti.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday's winners of perfect attendance donuts:  Mr. Woods' 1st hour Honors U.S> History class.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by No vember 1.  

     

    Homecoming pictures will be distributed today during all lunch periods.  If you ordered pictures at Homecoming, please pick up your pictures today.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players: There will be a mandatory meeting in the driver ed room on Thursday, November 3rd, from 2:50-3:15. There will also be open gyms this week from 7-8pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. If you have any questions, please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    On Monday, November 7th  there will be a Cap and Gown assembly for all graduating seniors from 2:15 to 2:40 in the auditorium. All graduating seniors are to report to the auditorium at 2:15. An announcement will be made at that time to dismiss you to the auditorium. There will be no assigned seating. 

     

    LEAD will have their meeting on Wednesday, November 2nd during 5th hr. in the Cavalier Community Room.  Please get your lunch and make your way to the CCC room to join us. 

     

    Anyone that is planning on wrestling this year needs to be in the wrestling room at 3:00pm Tuesday, November 1st  for a meeting and open gym.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language club meeting Tuesday at 7:30 in Room 133.

     

    Today is the last day to compete in Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF competition! Drop in all of the rest of your spare change to help your group win an ice cream sundae buffet. 

     

    Help make someone's holidays just a little more happy with Key Club's Holiday Giving Tree Program. Stop by the library later this week to check the ornaments featuring needed gift items for residents at Horizon House. 

     

    Key Club will be having the regular meeting Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. Remember to bring your dues payment. 

     

    Both cafeterias and the teacher’s lounge now have recycling containers for empty plastic drink bottles and aluminum cans.  Please use these containers instead of the trash cans.

     

    Attention all students: We will offer a fan bus for the volleyball sectional at Freeport tomorrow. Cost is $5.00 per person; and a permission form must be signed by parent or guardian. A minimum of 30 people must be signed up. Sign-up and permission forms are available at the bookstore. They must be turned in tomorrow morning before school.

     

    Oh the places you'll go, seniors!  October is College Application Month.  Whether you're thinking IVCC or a 4-year university, we are encouraging any senior still needing to complete a college application to stop by the counseling office for assistance.  Please see your counselor today!  Separately, if you have already been accepted to a college, military branch, or job, please come in to fill out an ornament for our Acceptance Tree.

     

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  • Friday, October 28, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Riley Brovelli, Lupe Cobarrubias, Mitchell Senica, Jacklyn Wilson, Isaac Crawford, and Deangelo Phlippeau.

     

    Attention Science Club- the speaker for today cannot present, but we are still meeting in room 305 right after school!

     

    Today is the big day! It’s the 2016 Halloween Blood Drive. Don’t forget to have all your forms turned in before you donate. You can bring them over to the east gym this morning. Remember, do not come down to the gym until you receive your pass.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    Attention Science Club!  This is reminder that we will today, October 28th right after school in room 305.  There will be a speaker!  See you there!

     

    Both cafeterias and the teacher’s lounge now have recycling containers for empty plastic drink bottles and aluminum cans.  Please use these containers instead of the trash cans.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention seniors:  Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation is offering 1400 awards totaling $20,000.  The deadline for this scholarship is October 31.  Check out the lphs website under miscellaneous scholarships for more information.

     

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  • Thursday, October 27, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Alyssa Alderson, Annabeth Coutre, Victoria Glynn, Mason Guerrero, Tony Marshall, Jordan Quick, Ivan Sanchez, and Sonya Ventura.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    There will be an art club meeting today from 2:45-3:45 in room 213.

     

    The weekly FCA meeting will take place this Friday morning at 7:15 in Miss Ewald’s room: 326.

     

    Attention Science Club!  This is reminder that we will meet Friday, October 28th right after school in room 305.  There will be a speaker!  See you there!

     

    Attention seniors:  Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation is offering 1400 awards totaling $20,000.  The deadline for this scholarship is October 31.  Check out the lphs website under miscellaneous scholarships for more information.

     

    Both cafeterias and the teacher’s lounge now have recycling containers for empty plastic drink bottles and aluminum cans.  Please use these containers instead of the trash cans.

     

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  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Rubi Zamudio.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting tonight at 5:30 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  Mr. Skerston, an engineer at a local mining company will be the guest speaker.   All L.P students are welcome to attend and learn about a career in mine engineering.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    There will be an art club meeting from 2:45-3:45 in room 213  on Thursday, October 27th.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting on Thursday morning at 7:15 a.m., October 27th in Room 320, to collect coffee orders.

     

    The weekly FCA meeting will take place this Friday morning at 7:15 in Miss Ewald’s room: 326.

     

    Attention Science Club!  This is reminder that we will meet Friday, October 28th right after school in room 305.  There will be a speaker!  See you there!

     

    Attention seniors:  Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation is offering 1400 awards totaling $20,000.  The deadline for this scholarship is October 31.  Check out the lphs website under miscellaneous scholarships for more information.

     

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  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Cole Thompson and Tristan Wright.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday in the old cafeteria.  New chess players are always welcome.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday night at 5:30 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  Mr. Skerston, an engineer at a local mining company will be the guest speaker.   All L.P students are welcome to attend and learn about a career in mine engineering.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting at 7:20 in room 304 Wednesday morning.

     

    There will be an art club meeting from 2:45-3:45 in room 213  on Thursday, October 27th.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting on Thursday morning, October 27th at 7:15 a.m. in Room 320, to collect coffee orders.

     

    The weekly FCA meeting will take place this Friday morning at 7:15 in Miss Ewald’s room: 326..

     

    Attention Science Club!  This is reminder that we will meet Friday, October 28th right after school in room 305.  There will be a speaker!  See you there!

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

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  • Monday, October 24, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Kenneth Dimmig, Kelli Naas, Tyler Raifsnider, Kaleb Urbanowski, Thanh Huynh, Adrionna Macchi-Bonaparte, Arionna Palmieri, Mr. Mickley, and Mrs. Gaworski.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners are: Mr. Bruner’s 1st hour Honors Biology.

     

    The LaSalle-Peru Township High School October Students of the Month were recognized during a breakfast ceremony on Tuesday, October 18.

    Students recognized this month were Nathan Leonard, Cole Bokus, Brian Nambo, Lillian Green, Thanh Huynh, Mikayla Ferguson, Sophia Esme, Haley Zamin, Alijah Stachowiak, Jordan Lieske, and Rachel Whaley. Students are nominated for this honor by LPHS teachers, coaches and staff.

     

    Congratulations to Mr. Spencer’s 3rd hour class on winning the Renaissance T-Shirt contest and earning breakfast pizza last Tuesday. One hundred percent of his Business Law students wore Renaissance shirts and tweeted out their class picture. It was a fun way to support our Renaissance program while Jostens was here filming. It was a very successful day and Renaissance would like to thank everyone who participated in Tuesday’s festivities.

     

    Attention all baseball players not playing a winter sport: Today, after school baseball workouts start; please meet coach Glupczynski outside the weight room.

     

    Nerd Bowl will take place immediately after school in room 102. Come watch your scholastic bowl team take on the faculty on questions focusing on all things nerdy. Scholastic Bowl team remember to bring your pledge sheets.

     

    Attention all students: There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in room 324 to plan for fall events.  Please plan on attending.

     

    There is a meeting for all girls going out for basketball Tuesday morning at the Sellett gym 7:25 a.m.

     

    There will be an FCCLA meeting at 7:30am Tuesday, October 25th in Room 300. See Mrs. Cherveny with any questions.

     

    TOPS (Teens on Prevention) is recognizing Red Ribbon this week.  Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the country. Red Ribbon Week serves as a vehicle for communities and individuals to take a stand for the hopes and dreams of our children through a commitment to drug prevention and education and a personal commitment to live drug free lives with the ultimate goal being the creation of drug free America.

     

    Chess club will meet after school on Tuesday in the old cafeteria.  New chess players are always welcome.

     

    There is a mandatory sophomore board meeting at 7:20 in room 304 Wednesday morning.

     

    There will be a Tech club meeting Wednesday night at 5:30 in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  Mr. Skerston, an engineer at a local mining company will be the guest speaker.   All L.P students are welcome to attend and learn about a career in mine engineering.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting on Thursday morning, October 27th at 7:15 a.m. in Room 320, to collect coffee orders.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players: There will be open gym this week from 7:30-8:30pm. Meet in the new cafeteria. Weight lifting will still be after school from 2:50-4pm. If you have any question; please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    The Green Team has elected officers for the 2016-17 school year. They are Alex Ponce-Vazquez-President, Christian Risk-Vice President, Izzy Nemeth-Secretary, and Daisy Selser-Treasurer and Scrapbook. Congratulations! Meetings are every Thursday in Room D11 at 2:45, and all are welcome.

     

    The weekly FCA meeting will take place this Friday morning at 7:15 in Miss Ewald’s room: 326.

     

    This Friday, October 28th is the Halloween Blood Drive. Stop by the cafeteria during lunch prior to Friday to sign-up and return permission forms. 

     

    It's not too late; the Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF fundraising competition continues on until October 31st.   5th Hour Choir is in the lead with a hundred and twenty dollars raised so far!  

     

    Key Club will be meeting Tuesday  at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. Come help prepare for the Blood Drive and hear about exciting upcoming activities. 

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There will be a meeting in the auditorium on Tuesday, October 25th for any girl who is planning on playing softball this spring. The meeting will be at 7:25 a.m. in the auditorium.

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

    There will be an art club meeting from 2:45-3:45 in room 213  on Thursday, October 27th.

     

    Attention Science Club!  This is reminder that we will meet Friday, October 28th right after school in room 305.  There will be a speaker!  See you there!

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    Attention seniors! Are you currently applying for college, financial aid, or scholarships? Please see your counselor if you need help.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Today – Blackburn College – 7th hour

    Tuesday, October 25 –Eureka College – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, October 25 – ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Tuesday, October 25 – MacMurray College – 6th hour

    Wednesday, October 26 – Aurora University – 6th hour

    Friday, October 28 – Northern Illinois University – 6th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Friday, October 21, 2016

     

    No School.   Parent/Teacher Conferences.

     

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  • Thursday, October 20, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jesus Cruz, Emma Mertes, Mrs. Newell. Jack Wessels, Shelby Whitt, and Mrs. Simcich.

     

    Attention all baseball players not playing a winter sport. On Monday October 24th, after school, baseball workouts will start. Please meet coach Glupczynski outside the weight room.

     

    Attention Debate Team:  Practice is cancelled today due to Parent Teacher conferences.  We will meet next Tuesday.

     

    Attention Art Club: remember to come to the Sports Complex on Saturday, October 22 from 9am to 12 noon to help paint the soccer mural.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

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  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Cole Lynch and Mrs. Sadnick.

     

    Attention Art Club: remember to come to the Sports Complex on Saturday, October 22 from 9am to 12 noon to help paint the soccer mural.

     

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing Between Shades of Gray by author Ruta Sepetys.   Please come and join us!  New members are always welcome!

     

    There will be a Sr. Board meeting on Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in room 322.

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There is a lunch meeting for all Link Leaders on Wednesday, October 19.  Please make every effort to attend as we will be going over the instructions for Thursday's Link Crew lunch.

     

    Any LP Students interested on working on the stage crew for the fall play, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 any day this week before school.  We are in need of students to work backstage as well as with the lights and the sound.  

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

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  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Kaden Hawley and Noah Rimes.

     

    Attention Art Club: remember to come to the Sports Complex on Saturday, October 22 from 9am to 12 noon to help paint the soccer mural.

     

    There will be a Sr. Board meeting on Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in room 322.

     

    Chess Club will meet today after school in the old cafeteria.  All levels of play are welcome and new members are always invited!

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing Between Shades of Gray by author Ruta Sepetys.   Please come and join us!  New members are always welcome!

     

    Attention sophomores!  Are you a leader?  Or would you like to be?  Any interested sophomores wanting to participate in this year's HOBY leadership conference should come to the counseling office to get additional information.  Applications are due by November 1.  

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There is a lunch meeting for all Link Leaders on Wednesday, October 19.  Please make every effort to attend as we will be going over the instructions for Thursday's Link Crew lunch.

     

    Any LP Students interested on working on the stage crew for the fall play, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 any day this week before school.  We are in need of students to work backstage as well as with the lights and the sound.  

     

    Attention seniors interested in attending Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.  SIUC is waiving the $40 application fee if you apply between October 19 and October 26.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have questions or for more information.

     

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  • Monday, October 17, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Sidney Britt, Damaris Gonzalez, Joshua Sensiba, and Zoe Piano.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners were: Mrs. Adams’s 3rd hour Honors World History and Mr. Slutz’s 3rd hour Pride.

     

    Congratulations to Mrs. Kochis’ 1st hour Study Hall and Mrs. Cherveny’s 1st hour Foods Class for having 100% of their ID’s on.  They were last week’s recipients of the Principal’s Tootsie Pop Pop-ins!  Great job by all and keep wearing those ID’s and keep wearing those seatbelts!!

     

    This weekend the LP Debate team had the most successful start to the school debate season ever. Competing in the Fenwick Friars Invitaional at Fenwick High School in Oak Park, partners Breyer Kinzer and Alexa Dawson, Nick Bollis and Owen Stoneking and Brooklynn Gosnell and Ashley Hines all won 3 of their 5 rounds of debate.  Breyer and Alexa scored 8th in the top ten Varsity teams and Nic Bollis was 7th of the top ten speakers in the novice division. 17 schools competed in the weekend Debate Tournament. Congratulations to our Cavalier Debaters, you are off to a great start!

     

    Attention Varsity Scholastic Bowl team please report to Mr. Woods’ room 103 at 3:00 today to get ready for our scrimmage meet.

     

    Tomorrow (Tuesday) we will be using the Afternoon Assembly Schedule. At 2:15 all Juniors should report to the East Gym. Freshmen, Sophomores and Seniors should report to their homerooms. Attendance will be taken.

     

    Attention Renaissance Students: There will be an all committee meeting today after school in Room 324. New members are always welcome!

     

    Participate in Key Club's Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF competition. Raise money and win ice cream! 

     

    Key Club will be meeting on Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in a different location, the library's Media Center Conference Room. 

     

    Chess Club will meet Tuesday after school in the old cafeteria.  All levels of play are welcome and new members are always invited!

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday in Room 133 at 7:30 – If you cannot make it, see Mr. Boudreau after school.

     

    There will be a Sr. Board meeting on Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in room 322.

     

    Attention all students: Be sure to check your school email this week to nominate your choices for this year’s superlatives.  Winners of superlatives, such as “Best Eyes” or “Worst Case of Senioritis”, will be announced at the Cavalier Choice Awards on November 4th.  The winners will also be featured in the 2016-2017 Ell Ess Pe Yearbook.

     

    Attention students who ordered a Jimmy John’s Delivery Day Box Lunch: Your lunches will be distributed tomorrow toward the north side of new cafeteria during your designated lunch. Please head to the large tables to pick up your lunch.

     

    There is a lunch meeting for all Link Leaders on Wednesday, October 19.  Please make every effort to attend as we will be going over the instructions for Thursday's Link Crew lunch.

     

    Any LP Students interested on working on the stage crew for the fall play, please see Mr. Clydesdale in room 119 any day this week before school.  We are in need of students to work backstage as well as with the lights and the sound.  

     

    Attention Students and Staffulty: Tomorrow is a very special day! Jostens, Renaissance's parent company,  is coming to film our school! To celebrate, we came up with a little competition. The third hour class with the highest percentage of students wearing Renaissance shirts will win free breakfast pizza! Here are the rules:

    • You must be wearing a Renaissance shirt. It can be from any year!
    • Snap a picture of your class and either
    • ALL PICTURES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 9:40 A.M. to count
    • Winners will receive breakfast pizza that same morning!

     

    Attention Art Club: remember to come to the Sports Complex on Saturday, October 22 from 9am to 12 noon to help paint the soccer mural.

     

    The following students should stop in Room 213 to pick up their artwork from last year:

    Liz Hicks

    Bella Brooker

    Tiffany Eutis

    Angela Bernardoni

    Noemi Gonzales

    Jade Arriaga

    Alexa Gutierrez

    Trinity Luth

    Isabel Bangert

     

    Attention Book Club members: Book Club will be meeting Thursday, October 20th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing Between Shades of Gray by author Ruta Sepetys.   Please come and join us!  New members are always welcome!

     

    The Halloween Blood Drive will be on October 28th in the East Gym. Sign-ups for the Blood Drive will begin this Wednesday, October 19th during all lunches. 

     

    Senior Board has 3 XL tie-dye senior shirts for sale. They are $23 each. You can stop by room 322 if interested.

     

    There will be an intramural bags tournament on Wednesday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the south balcony of the Sellett gym. Sign your team up outside of Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention Seniors! Are you currently applying for college, financial aid, or scholarships? Please see your counselor if you need help.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Today, October 17 – Cardinal Stritch Univ. – 2nd hour

    Today, October 17 – Mount Mercy Univ., Cedar Rapids, Iowa – 4th hour

    Tuesday, October 18 – ISAC – 3rd through 5th hour

    Tuesday, October 18 – Educators of Beauty – 6th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives. For a complete listing, check out the lphs website.

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  • Friday, October 14, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Vincent Funk and Marta Childers.

     

    Attention Science Club: our next official meeting which will include a speaker, will be today right after school in room 305. 

     

    Chess Club will meet Tuesday after school in the old cafeteria.  All levels of play are welcome and new members are always invited!

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  • Thursday, October 13, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jared Bickham, Ayden Sines, and Mr. Huebbe.

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 today in Room 213. New members are always welcome!

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305. 

     

    Attention seniors! The annual College Night at IVCC is tonight, October13th. Financial aid sessions and a college fair with over 50 colleges will be there. Admission is free from 5:30 to 8 pm!

     

    Chess Club will meet Tuesday after school in the old cafeteria.  All levels of play are welcome and new members are always invited!

    Attention Gold and Silver Card Holders: Last week you should have received your Jimmy John's order form for delivery day. These forms and money are due to the bookstore by today. If you did not receive a form, please stop by the counseling office.

     

    The first choir concert of the year is tonight! The doors open at 6:30 and the concert starts at 7:00. Best of all, it’s FREE! Come enjoy a night of music and support your singing Cavaliers in the Matthiessen auditorium. Hope to see you there!

     

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  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Keenan Reynolds and Carson Siemers.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305. 

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213 on Thursday, October 13.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Attention Girl's Track and Field: If you plan to participate or are thinking about participating this Spring and are not currently  in a fall or winter sport, there will be an informational meeting on Thursday, October 13, in Coach West's room, 331, at 7:25am. If you cannot make the meeting, e-mail or see Coach West, Ewald, or Beatty. 

     

    The first choir concert of the year is this Thursday! The doors open at 6:30 and the concert starts at 7:00. Best of all, it’s FREE! Come enjoy a night of music and support your singing Cavaliers in the Matthiessen auditorium. Hope to see you there!

     

    Attention Gold and Silver Card Holders: Last week you should have received your Jimmy John's order form for delivery day. These forms and money are due to the bookstore by Thursday. If you did not receive a form, please stop by the counseling office.

     

    Thank you to all groups and classes which have signed up for Key Club's Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF campaign! It's not too late to enroll, all offices and 5th hour classrooms are welcome. The group which raises the most funds will win an ice cream sundae buffet. The funds go towards supporting the cause to ELIMINATE Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus. For just $1.80 a mother and a baby can receive an immunization protecting them from this horrible disease. 

     

    Attention seniors! The annual College Night at IVCC is this Thursday, Oct 13. Financial aid sessions and a college fair with over 50 colleges will be there. Admission is free from 5:30 to 8 pm!

     

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  • Tuesday, October 11, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Amie Knafelc, Damarie Martin Makayla Reese, Piper Luth, Tanilo Rios, Rebecca Schallhorn ,and Klaire Wilmot.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts!  Winners are: Ms. Davidson’s 2nd hour Independent Living, Mrs. Kurtz’s 2nd hour Geometry, Mrs. Witte’s 2nd hour Transitions.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305. 

     

    Attention all students: Please make sure you check the counseling website for the most up to date scholarships.

     

    Tonight is Senior night for the LP Boys Soccer team as they face off against the Ottawa Pirates. Fresh-Soph game starts at 4:30 with Senior recognitions and the Varsity game to follow. Please come out to the Sports Complex to support your Cavaliers.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting in room 304 Wednesday at 7:30.

     

    There will be a sign up for those girls interested in joining Girls Bowling on Wed. immediately after school in the new cafeteria.  See Mr. Pytel if you have any questions. 

     

    Attention seniors! The annual College Night at IVCC is this Thursday, Oct 13. Financial aid sessions and a college fair with over 50 colleges will be there. Admission is free from 5:30 to 8 pm!

     

    There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213 on Thursday, October 13.  New members are always welcome!

     

    The 3rd annual Cavalier Choice Awards try-outs will be held today, Tuesday October 11th after school in room 328.  We will be auditioning for the positions of hosts and performers for the award ceremony on November 4th. See Miss Stouffer for more details, or stop in after school in room 328.

    Not doing a sport in the winter? Think your tough? Try wrestling! Open Gyms for wrestling Tuesday and Thursday 3-430 after school! See you there. - If you have any questions talk to Coach Rebz in the PE office.

     

    In the World Series of whiffle ball, the team of Aiden Sines, Alex Lenkitis, Nathan Hachenberger, Jake Wagner, Luke Keating, Eric Rimmele, and Max Carruthers defeated the team of Jake Kuppershcmidt, Thomas Fauth, Billy Samek, Carter Moss, and Robbie Linn 1-0 in a thrilling series with a walk off single in the bottom of the 9th.  Next up for intramural will be a bags tournament, so search for a winning partner.

     

    There will be an open gym tonight at 7 pm in the Sellett gym and Thursday after school at 3 in the weight room. Any questions, ask coach Miller.

     

    Attention Girl's Track and Field: If you plan to participate or are thinking about participating this Spring and are not currently  in a fall or winter sport, there will be an informational meeting on Thursday, October 13, in Coach West's room, 331, at 7:25am. If you cannot make the meeting, e-mail or see Coach West, Ewald, or Beatty. 

     

    The first choir concert of the year is this Thursday! The doors open at 6:30 and the concert starts at 7:00. Best of all, it’s FREE! Come enjoy a night of music and support your singing Cavaliers in the Matthiessen auditorium. Hope to see you there!

     

    Thank you to all groups and classes which have signed up for Key Club's Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF campaign! It's not too late to enroll, all offices and 5th hour classrooms are welcome. The group which raises the most funds will win an ice cream sundae buffet. The funds go towards supporting the cause to ELIMINATE Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus. For just $1.80 a mother and a baby can receive an immunization protecting them from this horrible disease. 

     

    Attention Gold and Silver Card Holders: Last week you should have received your Jimmy John's order form for delivery day. These forms and money are due to the bookstore by Thursday. If you did not receive a form, please stop by the counseling office.

     

    Are you a senior looking to go to college and need help with your application for admission or financial aid?  Come to the counseling office to sign up for additional assistance with this process.  LP Counselors and the ISAC Representative are here to help!  She will be here from 3rd through 5th hour tomorrow in the Counseling Office.

     

    Check out the lphs website under counseling for an internship opportunity. The deadline is tomorrow, October 12th.

     

    Attention Seniors! Are you currently applying for college, financial aid, or scholarships? Please see your counselor if you need help.

     

    Attention Science Club, we will be meeting this week on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  Please bring in your t-shirt orders if you have not already!  See you there!

     

    Attention Cavalier mathematicians!! Next Monday will be the first - yes, the FIRST - math team meeting of the year!!!  The meeting will be in room 143 with the math-team leader: Math-magician Makeever!  Previous m embers, and a few newbies, will receive an invite later this week asking you to come to the meeting, but just because you don’t get an invitation does not mean you can’t come… the more the merrier!!  Math team only requires two things: one, that you LOVE being challenged with math problems that really rack your brain, and two, that when your brain is being challenged with a REALLY difficult problem you never give up and stop trying!  Hope to see you next Monday at 7:15 in room 143!

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Today – Millikin University – 2nd hour

    Today – ISAC – periods 3rd – 5th

    Today – Upper Iowa University – 6th hour

    Wednesday, October 12 – University of Illinois, Urbana, IL – 1st hour

    Wednesday, October 12 – Quincy University – 2nd hour

    Thursday, October 13 – Dominican University – 2nd hour

    Thursday, October 13 – SIU, Carbondale, IL – 3rd hour

    Thursday, October 13 – Eureka College – 4th hour

    Thursday, October 13 – Lincoln College – 6th hour

    Thursday, October 13 – Augustana College – 7th hour

    Friday, October 14 – Concordia University – 1st hour

    Friday, October 14 – St. Ambrose University – 3rd hour

     

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

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  • Thursday, October 6, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to William George, Preston Forrest, Taylor Kennedy, Maryn Ellis, Savannah Faux, Dominic Gruenwald, and Taylor Hammerich.

     

    The Green Team will meet in Rm D11 of the Dolan Building today after school. All are welcome.

     

    There is no school on Friday, October 7th for students, and no school on Monday, October 10th (Columbus Day)   Have a great weekend everyone!

     

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  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Isabella Brooker, Ariana Brooks, Christian Fox, Sierra Medina, Emily Popurella, Mary Claire Tomminello, and Mrs. Dalzot.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting Thursday morning at 7:15 AM in room 320.  All members please attend.

     

    Scholastic bowl practice will begin today at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    Tops will be meeting on Thursday morning in room 324.  New members are welcome.

     

    Attention all students:  If you have earned a Renaissance card, Thursday is the day to use your early lunch on your Renaissance cards.

     

    Attention Junior Board Officers!  We will have an officer meeting this Thursday, October 6th in Mr. Berard's classroom.  We will be having donuts, yum yum! 

     

    Attention LEAD members.  We will be meeting during your lunch period today in the Alumni Room.  Please see Mrs. Witte with any questions.  New members are welcome!

     

    The Green Team will meet in Rm D11 of the Dolan Building on Thursday after school. All are welcome.

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  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Kaitlyn Cavanaugh, Jaysno Goodbred, Raven Stevens, Mrs. Phillips, and Mrs. Prosinski.

     

    Have you ever wanted to learn to play chess? Do you already play chess? The  Lp Chess club invites players of all abilities to join us on today after school in the old cafeteria.  Come and see what Chess Club is all about!

     

    If you are interested in signing up for the boys bowling team, we will have a short meeting and sign-up today after school in the new cafeteria. 

     

    Scholastic bowl practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    There will be open gym for wrestling today and Thursday 3:00 to 4:30.  See Mr. Rebholz if you have any questions.

     

    Attention all students:  If you have earned a Renaissance card, Thursday is the day to use your early lunch on your Renaissance cards.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting Thursday morning at 7:15 AM in room 320.  All members please attend.

     

    Attention Science Club- this is a reminder that the next Science Club meeting will be held on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  Bring your t-shirt orders if you have not already.  See you there!

     

    FCA will be held on Thursday morning at 7:15 in Ms. Ewald’s room – room 326.

     

    There will  be open gyms 7pm on  Thursday at weight room and 3pm Tuesday at the weight room. Any questions, ask Coach Miller.

     

    Tops will be meeting on Thursday morning in room 324.  New members are welcome.

     

    Attention LEAD members.  We will be meeting during your lunch period on Wednesday in the Alumni Room.  Please see Mrs. Witte with any questions.  New members are welcome!

     

    The Green Team will meet in Rm D11 of the Dolan Building on Thursday after school. All are welcome.

     

    Attention Junior Board Officers!  We will have an officer meeting this Thursday, October 6th in Mr. Berard's classroom.  We will be having donuts, yum yum! 

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  • Monday, October 3, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Isaac Fletcher, Alejandro Luna, Brandon Schroeder, Gabrielle Tucker, Shayla Zamora, Hunter Buck, Carly Christman, Nicholas Foltynewicz, Nathan Leonard, Carter Moss, and Victor Ontiveros.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mr. Booker’s 3rd hour Health class.

     

    Attention all students:  There will be a Renaissance meeting on Monday after school in room 324.

     

    Have you ever wanted to learn to play chess? Do you already play chess? The LP Chess club invites players of all abilities to join us on Tuesday after school in the old cafeteria.  Come and see what Chess Club is all about!

     

    All teachers and staff members have been delivered a sign-up sheet in their mailbox about Key Club’s Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF project. Proceeds benefit efforts to eliminate instances of maternal and neonatal tetanus. A condition that effects mothers and babies in developing countries and takes a life every 11 minutes. The 5th hour classroom or staff group with the most funds collected will win an ice cream sundae bar! The first 30 groups or classes who sign-up are entered to participate. Please return your completed sign-up slip to Miss. Loving by October 5th. 

     

    Key Club and FCCLA will be meeting during Key Club's regular weekly meeting, Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room to discuss the Halloween Blood Drive, which is happening October 28th in the East Gym. All members of both clubs should attend. 

     

    If you are interested in signing up for the boys bowling team, we will have a short meeting and sign-up on Tuesday, October 4th after school in the new cafeteria. 

     

    There will be open gym for wrestling on Tuesday and Thursday 3:00 to 4:30.  See Mr. Rebholz if you have any questions.

     

    Attention all students:  If you have earned a Renaissance card, Thursday is the day to use your early lunch on your Renaissance cards.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on October 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Sign your team of 7 people up outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    This is a reminder that choir lessons are during 1st hour this week. Please make sure you have your signed forms.

     

    Math Tutoring is available from 4-6 in room 142 on Mondays, room 149 on Tuesdays, and room 141 on Wednesdays.

     

    Attention LEAD members.  We will be meeting during your lunch period on Wednesday in the Alumni Room.  Please see Mrs. Witte with any questions.  New members are welcome!

     

    This is a reminder that there’s a meeting in the auditorium during 1st hour today, October 3rd for students who received information on the Manufacturing Career Expo. The form is due in the Counseling office by 3:00 on Tuesday, October 4th.

     

    Attention Junior Board Officers!  We will have an officer meeting this Thursday, October 6th in Mr. Berard's classroom.  We will be having donuts, yum yum! 

     

    The Green Team will meet in Rm D11 of the Dolan Building on Thursday after school. All are welcome.

     

    Scholastic bowl practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    Tops will be meeting on Thursday morning in room 324.  New members are welcome.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting Thursday morning at 7:15 AM in room 320.  All members please attend.

     

    Students with detentions will now be allowed to serve their detention with teachers and/or tutors and get academic help during that time. When a student goes to tutoring or gets help from a teacher they will need to let the teacher know they are there to serve a detention as well as get academic help. This credit will only be given in half-hour or hour increments. The detention will still need to be served in the week it was assigned.

     

    Tutoring is available:

     

    Mondays from 4:00-6:00 pm in Math room 142

    Tuesdays from 3:30-5:30 pm in English room 326

    Tuesdays from 4:00-6:00 pm in Math room 149

    Wednesdays from 3:15-4:15 pm in English room 326

    Wednesdays from 4:00-6:00 pm: in Math room 141

    Wednesdays from 4:00-6:00 pm: in Computer Lab 316

     

    Students should enter through the Clock Tower Main Doors.

     

    The following students have art work in Room 213 from last year that was on display:

     

    Trinity Luth

    Haley Elmore

    Noemi Gonzalez

    Asya Riefgraf

    Lillian Green

    Morgan Fanning

    A.D. Lockwood

    Katie Harvey

     

    See Mrs. Sarver in Room 213 to pick them up!

     

    Attention student authors:   This is a reminder that it’s not too soon to be drafting original short stories, poems, descriptive sketches, narratives, or dramatic scenes for competition in this year’s Literary Festival. Call for final drafts will be in mid-January. See your English teacher if you have any questions.

     

    Are you a senior looking to go to college and need help with your application for admission or financial aid?  Come to the counseling office to sign up for additional assistance with this process.  LP Counselors and the ISAC Representative are here to help!  She will be here from 3rd through 5th hour tomorrow in the Counseling Office.

     

    Attention freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors: Check out the lphs website under miscellaneous scholarships under the Knight Essay Contest for a chance to win up to $2000.

     

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  • Friday, September 30, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Cody Bland, Tea Lamboley, Brandon Nave, Svannah Williams, Isabel Banger, Hailey Kofoid, Hannah Kofoid, Dawsyn Lazzarotto, and Sally Shan.

     

    Congratulations to Mrs. Goy and her 3rd hour English Class for having 100% of their ID’s on during this week’s Tootsie Pop Pop-In.  Way to go and Keep Wearing Those ID’s!!!

     

    Attention students: there will be a pep assembly today at 2:00 p.m. in the Sellett Gym so we will be using the Afternoon Assembly schedule. An announcement will be made to dismiss you to the Sellett Gym at 2:00.  Attendance is mandatory. Freshmen are to sit in the North Balcony, Sophomores in the South Balcony, Juniors on the North Floor and Seniors on the South Floor. Go Cavs-beat the Pirates!

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  You can stop by on Friday, September 30th though to drop off t-shirt orders and to pick up a snack. 

     

    To all students attending the Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 1, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m. Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday September 30th by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the principal’s office by Friday, September 23rd.

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  • Thursday, September 29, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Sean Breidenbach, Cindy Hernandez, and Mr. Slutz.

     

    Today is the Homecoming Parade.  The Parade starts at 4pm in downtown Peru and will work its way across Route 6 before eventually making its way through downtown LaSalle! Come support all the awesome clubs and teams at LPHS as well as your 2016 Homecoming Court!

     

    Friday night make sure you are at the football game at the end of the sophomore game!  Don't be late!  The 2016 LP Homecoming Court will be presented before varsity warm ups so pack the student section early!

     

    Saturday's Homecoming Dance begins at 8pm.  There will be no admission before 8pm or after 9pm.  IDs and tickets are needed for entry.  Pictures will begin at 4:30pm and will go until 7:30pm.  Pictures will also be available at the dance from 8pm until about 8:45pm.  Picture pack price lists will be available when you purchase tickets.

    Homecoming t-shirts will be available for purchase this week before and after school in room 119 as well as in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  You can stop by on Friday, September 30th though to drop off t-shirt orders and to pick up a snack. 

     

    To all students attending the Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 1, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m. Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday September 30th by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the principal’s office by Friday, September 23rd.

     

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  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Morgan Burkardt, Matthew Haas, Joseph Vlastnik, and Mr. Villarreal.

     

    Any freshman interested in joining freshman board, there will be a brief meeting in room 335 right after school today.

     

    Tonight is the Powder Puff football game!  Make sure to come out and cheer for your class!  The first game starts at 6pm at the Athletic Complex--and better still--it's free!

    Thursday is the Homecoming Parade.  The Parade starts at 4pm in downtown Peru and will work its way across Route 6 before eventually making its way through downtown LaSalle! Come support all the awesome clubs and teams at LPHS as well as your 2016 Homecoming Court!

    Friday night make sure you are at the football game at the end of the Sophomore game!  Don't be late!  The 2016 LP Homecoming Court will be presented before varsity warm ups so pack the student section early!

    Saturday's Homecoming Dance begins at 8pm.  There will be no admission before 8pm or after 9pm.  IDs and tickets are needed for entry.  Pictures will begin at 4:30pm and will go until 7:30pm.  Pictures will also be available at the dance from 8pm until about 8:45pm.  Picture pack price lists will be available when you purchase tickets.

    Tickets are available for purchase during all lunch periods today in the new Cafeteria and before and after school in room 119.  Cost of tickets is $10.

    Homecoming t-shirts will be available for purchase this week before and after school in room 119 as well as in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  You can stop by on Friday, September 30th though to drop off t-shirt orders and to pick up a snack. 

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday, September 28th at 7:30 in room 304.

     

    Attention seniors:  The Counselors will be hosting a Parent Power Session for senior parents tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.  Topics include financial aid, scholarships and upcoming deadlines.

     

    To all students attending the Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 1, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m. Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday September 30th by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the principal’s office by Friday, September 23rd.

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  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Joshua Buckley, Alyssa Conness, and Mrs. Adams.

     

    The informational meeting today for scholastic bowl has been moved to Wednesday, immediately after school at 1:47 in room 103.

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl today, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    There will be open gym at the weight room today after school from 3 to 4. Any questions, ask coach Miller.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday, September 28th at 7:30 in room 304.

    Any freshman interested in joining freshman board, there will be a brief meeting in room 335 right after school on Wednesday.

     

    Homecoming week is finally here! Here's everything you need to know!  Today is twin day, Wednesday is Lilo and Stitch Day, Thursday is Disney character day, and Friday is Red and Green day!  Dress like a Cavalier all week!

    Wednesday night is the Powder Puff football game!  Make sure to come out and cheer for your class!  The first game starts at 6pm at the Athletic Complex--and better still--it's free!

    Thursday is the Homecoming Parade.  The Parade starts at 4pm in downtown Peru and will work its way across Route 6 before eventually making its way through downtown LaSalle! Come support all the awesome clubs and teams at LPHS as well as your 2016 Homecoming Court!

    Friday night make sure you are at the football game at the end of the Sophomore game!  Don't be late!  The 2016 LP Homecoming Court will be presented before varsity warm ups so pack the student section early!

    Saturday's Homecoming Dance begins at 8pm.  There will be no admission before 8pm or after 9pm.  IDs and tickets are needed for entry.  Pictures will begin at 4:30pm and will go until 7:30pm.  Pictures will also be available at the dance from 8pm until about 8:45pm.  Picture pack price lists will be available when you purchase tickets.

    Tickets are available for purchase during all lunch periods today and tomorrow in the new Cafeteria and before and after school in room 119.  Cost of tickets is $10.

    Homecoming t-shirts will be available for purchase this week before and after school in room 119 as well as in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  You can stop by on Friday, September 30th though to drop off t-shirt orders and to pick up a snack. 

     

    Attention seniors:  The Counselors will be hosting a Parent Power Session for senior parents this Wednesday, at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.  Topics include financial aid, scholarships and upcoming deadlines.

     

    To all students attending the Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 1, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m.       Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday September 30th by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the principal’s office by Friday, September 23rd.

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  • Monday, September 26, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Pedro Garcia, Kaitlyn Kelly, Andrew Linn, Meghan Moriarty, Joshua Parrish, Hope Skoog, Jake Zeman, and Mr. Lauer.

     

    Congratulations to the September Student of the Month Winners: Alec Kessel, Johnny Jarrell, Preston Forrest, Alan Bruner, Pedro Matos, Madison Loger, Cheyenne Breeden, Cristobal Garcia, Ethan Walter, Annabell Parker, and Matthew Klein.

     

    Picture retake day is today. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from now until 3:00. You may ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    Congratulations to the area 16 Special Olympics bowling competition winners:

     

    VInny Mertes Gold

    TJ Stangland silver

    Maegan Walton silver

    BIshop Stiles Gold

    Jordan Huhn Silver

    Annika Draper 6th 

    Amira Khoija gold

    Emily Nadler silver 

     

    Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday at 7:30 in Room 133. If you cannot attend see Mr. Boudreau.

     

    There will be open gym for wrestling Tuesday and Thursday from 3-430. 

     

    There will be a Renaissance meeting after school today in room 324.  New members are welcome.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday, September 28th at 7:30 in room 304.

    Any freshman interested in joining freshman board, there will be a brief meeting in room 335 right after school on Wednesday.

     

    Homecoming week is finally here! Here's everything you need to know!  Today is Sleeping Beauty Day!  It's great to see all these awesome Sleeping Beauties in their pajamas here at the Magic Kingdom known as LP High School  Remember, tomorrow is twin day, Wednesday is Lilo and Stitch Day, Thursday is Disney character day, and Friday is Red and Green day!  Dress like a Cavalier all week!

    Wednesday night is the Powder Puff football game!  Make sure to come out and cheer for your class!  The first game starts at 6pm at the Athletic Complex--and better still--it's free!

    Thursday is the Homecoming Parade.  The Parade starts at 4pm in downtown Peru and will work its way across Route 6 before eventually making its way through downtown LaSalle! Come support all the awesome clubs and teams at LPHS as well as your 2016 Homecoming Court!

    Friday night make sure you are at the football game at the end of the Sophomore game!  Don't be late!  The 2016 LP Homecoming Court will be presented before varsity warm ups so pack the student section early!

    Saturday's Homecoming Dance begins at 8pm.  There will be no admission before 8pm or after 9pm.  IDs and tickets are needed for entry.  Pictures will begin at 4:30pm and will go until 7:30pm.  Pictures will also be available at the dance from 8pm until about 8:45pm.  Picture pack price lists will be available when you purchase tickets.

    Tickets are available for purchase during all lunch periods today, tomorrow, and Wednesday in the New Cafeteria and before and after school in room 119.  Cost of tickets is $10.

    Homecoming t-shirts will be available for purchase this week before and after school in room 119 as well as in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

    The Student Council wishes all Cavaliers a happy and safe Homecoming week!

     

    Key Club is having their regular weekly meeting tomorrow, September 27th at 7:15 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. Join us to find out about the exciting news from the Division Fall Leadership Rally and the awesome goals for the school year. New members are always welcome! 

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on October 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Sign your team of 7 people up outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl, on Tuesday, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    Attention sophomores: Applications for the Hugh O’Brian Youth Foundation Leadership seminar is now available in the Counseling Office. Please visit them today for more information.

     

    Are you a senior looking to go to college and need help with your application for admission or financial aid?  Come to the counseling office to sign up for additional assistance with this process.  LP Counselors and the ISAC Representative are here to help!  They will be here tomorrow from periods 3rd through 5th.

     

    Attention Science Club, our next official meeting which will include a speaker will be on Friday, October 14th right after school in room 305.  You can stop by on Friday, September 30th though to drop off t-shirt orders and to pick up a snack.  One last announcement- Congratulations to the new 2016 Science Club Officers:  President- Jenna Laier, Vice President- Robbie Malerk, Secretary- Sabrina Brants, Co-treasurers- Kendra Volpe and Hope Wheelock and Public Relations- Ashley Hines and Riley Reed!

     

    Attention seniors:  The Counselors will be hosting a Parent Power Session for senior parents this Wednesday, at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.  Topics include financial aid, scholarships and upcoming deadlines.

     

    Attention Seniors! Senior portraits are due October 7th.  You can email your photo to yearbook@lphs.net or bring it on a jump drive to room 328. 

    There are several new scholarships available: Stokes Educational Scholarship and B. Davis Scholarship. Check out all the scholarships on the lphs website.

     

    There will be open gym at the weight room Monday and Tuesday after school from 3 to 4. Any questions, ask coach Miller.

     

    To all students attending the Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 1, the following guidelines will be followed:

    • No junior high school student or person over the age of 20 will be admitted.
    • Picture ID cards are required in addition to the admission fee. All L-P students must have a current L-P ID. No student or guest will be admitted without a valid picture ID card.
    • Students will remain in the dance area until they are ready to leave and will not be readmitted if they leave.
    • The dance will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 11:00 p.m. Students must arrive by 9:00 p.m. in order to be admitted to the dance.
    • All school rules are in effect during dances including the prohibition of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
    • In order for a student to attend the dance, he/she must be in attendance on Friday September 30th by 10:00 a.m.
    • Students are discouraged from scheduling elective medical appointments on Friday because if a student is not in school for four periods, he/she will not be admitted.
    • The principal may make exceptions, but this will only be done in rare cases where extenuating circumstances are evident.
    • Students on social probation will not be allowed to attend. If you have any questions regarding your status, see Mr. Sash.
    • The LP administration has the right not to admit any student who is not in good standing. LP administration has the right and responsibility to exclude any student or guest from attending a dance if it believes that this individual poses a safety risk or is disruptive to the educational environment.
    • All students bringing a non L-P guest to the dance must have had a completed “Guest Request Form” on file in the principal’s office by Friday, September 23rd.

     

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  • Friday, September 23, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Janelle Foltynewicz, Lydia Skerston, Sawyer Weiden, Skyler Weiden, Mrs. Ziel, Madelynn Anderson, Jacob Etzenbach, Hunter Moore, Drake Moriarity, Kirsten Rodda, Jonathan Siemers, and Nathan Stubler.

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on October 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Sign your team of 7 people up outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention Science Club: Our next meeting will be today, September 23rd right after school in room 305. There will also be t-shirt forms for students, so if you cannot make the meeting, see Mrs. Depenbrock for a t-shirt form.

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl, on Tuesday, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

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  • Thursday, September 22, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Matthew Adams, Mary Argubright, Amira Khoija, and Martin Vollalovos.

     

    This is a reminder that Mrs. Mickley’s Health Occupations class will be released out of class at 8:05 this morning.

     

    The Student Council would like to congratulate the 2016 LP Homecoming Court:

     

    Members include:

    • freshman attendants Kamryn Olson and Carson Vaske
    • sophomore attendants Mary Claire Tomminello and John Peters
    • junior attendants Gena Fassino, Gabrielle Sawin, Mariah Kaufman, Jake Bias, Scott McManus, and Trenton McKinnie
    • senior attendants Shana Olivero, Lexi Marx, Jessica Kurkowski, Kathryn Henry, Maximillian Uranich, Kyle Christman, Tristan Borostowski, and Nathan Stubler

    Congratulations to the Homecoming Court.  Don't forget, king and queen ballots will be in your email tomorrow morning and voting will be open until the end of the school day tomorrow!

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting today in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45.

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    Attention all LP faculty, staff, and students!  We are only a week away from Homecoming Week and it is time for the variety show!  The variety show is next Monday, September 26 at 7pm in the Sellett Gym.  The cost of this event is only 3 dollars.  Come and support your fellow students and witness the live crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.  

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets every week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have granola bars and will be meeting in Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Attention Science Club: Our next meeting will be on Friday, September 23rd right after school in room 305. There will also be t-shirt forms for students, so if you cannot make the meeting, see Mrs. Depenbrock for a t-shirt form.

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl, on Tuesday, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

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  • Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Paige Foster, Justin Greenwalt, Gabriel Hale, and Kyle Petersen.

     

    There will be a Tech. Club meeting today, September 21st at 5:30pm  in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  We will be electing officers and participating in 3d design and 3d printing activities.  All LP students are welcome to attend.

     

    Attention Junior Board, we will be meeting Thursday Morning at 7:15 am in Room 131.  We will be working on variety show preparation and making our decorations! 

     

    Attention all LP faculty, staff, and students!  We are only a week away from Homecoming Week and it is time for the variety show!  The variety show is next Monday, September 26 at 7pm in the Sellett Gym.  The cost of this event is only 3 dollars.  Come and support your fellow students and witness the live crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.  

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, September 22nd in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45.

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl, on Tuesday, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets every week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have granola bars and will be meeting in Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Attention Science Club: Our next meeting will be on Friday, September 23rd right after school in room 305. There will also be t-shirt forms for students, so if you cannot make the meeting, see Mrs. Depenbrock for a t-shirt form.

     

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  • Tuesday, September 20, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Mrs. Theisinger, Mrs. Lamboley, and Mrs. Schmitt.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning in room 304 at 7:30.

    There will be a Tech. Club meeting Wednesday, September 21st at 5:30pm  in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  We will be electing officers and participating in 3d design and 3d printing activities.  All LP students are welcome to attend.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, September 22nd in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45.

     

    Attention Junior Board, we will be meeting Thursday Morning at 7:15 am in Room 131.  We will be working on variety show preparation and making our decorations! 

     

    Attention all LP faculty, staff, and students!  We are only a week away from Homecoming Week and it is time for the variety show!  The variety show is next Monday, September 26 at 7pm in the Sellett Gym.  The cost of this event is only 3 dollars.  Come and support your fellow students and witness the live crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.  

     

    Attention Debate Team - we will begin regular practices this week in the library Tuesday and Thursday at 3pm. - 4:30pm.  Don't forget your chromebook!  We will be preparing for the first Debate Invitational at Fenwick High School in October.

     

    The Powder Puff football game will be on Wednesday, September 28 at the Athletic Complex.  Do you have what it takes to compete this year?  Sign up sheets are posted on the door of room 119.  Sign ups end this Friday.  Powder Puff football is open to all LP girls in good standing.  Sign up today

     

    On Tuesday, September 20, every LP student should receive an email from the LPHS Student Council.  In the email will be a link to vote for your LP 2016 Homecoming Court.  Court voting will be open for 24 hours.  Don't forget to check your email and vote!

     

    Homecoming tickets will be $10 each and are available for purchase at these times next week:

    • Monday, September 26 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Tuesday, September 27 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Wednesday, September 28 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Thursday, September 29 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119

    No tickets will be sold after Thursday morning or during class time any day.

     

    Homecoming T-shirts will be on sale starting Monday, September 26 through Friday, September 30.  Shirts will be available for sale during all lunch periods and before and after school in room 119.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

     

    The dress up days for Homecoming week are as follows:

    • Monday--Sleeping Beauty Day
    • Tuesday--Twin Day
    • Wednesday--Lilo and Stitch Day
    • Thursday--Disney Day
    • Friday--Red and Green Day

     

    There is a mandatory meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 23 at 7:10am.  Please in room 119 by 7:10 ready to go.

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets every week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have granola bars and will be meeting in Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in Scholastic Bowl, on Tuesday, September 27th at 2:45 in room 103. If you are interested but cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Woods in room 103. Practice will begin on Wednesday, October 5th at 3:30 in room 103.

     

    Attention Science Club: Our next meeting will be on Friday, September 23rd right after school in room 305. There will also be t-shirt forms for students, so if you cannot make the meeting, see Mrs. Depenbrock for a t-shirt form.

     

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  • Monday, September 19, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Paige Champlin, Pedro Matos, Mitchell Olsen, Carson Vaske, Justin Porter, Ryan Porter, and Mrs. Cherveney.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mr. Berard’s 3rd hour English Language Learners 1, II, III, and IV and Mrs. Theisinger’s 3rd hour German II.

     

    Students attending LP’s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23.   Tickets go on sale September 26- 28 during all lunch periods.

     

    There will be a Tech. Club meeting Wednesday, September 21st at 5:30pm  in room D-20 of the Dolan building.  We will be electing officers and participating in 3d design and 3d printing activities.  All LP students are welcome to attend.

     

    Attention all female students:  If you are interested in aviation, come to Lewis University Aviation Center in Romeoville for a fun-filled, action-packed day.  You’ll be in the presence of amazing role models ranging from airline pilots to aircraft mechanics to aviation industry executives.  The day’s activities, including lunch, are available at no charge.   The Sky’s the Limit: Interactive Aviation Camp is held on Saturday, September 24th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  For more information, go to https://wiaskysthelimit.eventbrite.com.

     

    Attention Seniors! Senior portraits are due October 7th.  You can email your photo to yearbook@lphs.net or bring it on a jump drive to room 328. 

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning in room 304 at 7:30.

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, September 22nd in Room 213 from 2:45 to 3:45.

     

    Attention Junior Board, we will be meeting Thursday Morning at 7:15 am in Room 131.  We will be working on variety show preparation and making our decorations! 

     

    Attention all LP faculty, staff, and students!  We are only a week away from Homecoming Week and it is time for the variety show!  The variety show is next Monday, September 26 at 7pm in the Sellett Gym.  The cost of this event is only 3 dollars.  Come and support your fellow students and witness the live crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.  

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets every week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have granola bars and will be meeting in Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Yearbook Club will be meeting on Wednesday, September 21st in room 328  at 7:20 a.m.  We will be working on the Cavalier Choice Awards Show. New members are welcome.

     

    Are you a senior looking to go to college and need help with your application for admission or financial aid?  Come to the counseling office to sign up for additional assistance with this process.  LP Counselors and the ISAC Representative are here to help!

     

    Congratulations to the winners of the dodgeball tournament Max Uranich, Damarie Martin, Harry Wilmot, Ryan Shevlin, Kayne Jenkins, Eli Espinoza, Ryheem Corbett, and Brandon Loveless. They narrowly defeated the team of Kyle Christman, Nico Martinez, Trevor Samolinski, Will Hocking, Allison Shriley, Kaleb Salas, Riley Brovelli, and Bella Wrobleski in 3 match thriller. Thanks to all who came out and start getting your wiffle ball teams ready for the  next fun intramural activity.

     

    There will be an intramural whiffle ball tournament on October 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the Sellet Gym. Sign your team of 7 people up outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Tuesday at 730 in Room 133. 

     

    This is a reminder that choir lessons start this week during 2nd hour. Please make sure you're in time to your lesson with your signed form.

     

    Attention Debate Team - we will begin regular practices this week in the library Tuesday and Thursday at 3pm. - 4:30pm.  Don't forget your chromebook!  We will be preparing for the first Debate Invitational at Fenwick High School in October.

     

    The Powder Puff football game will be on Wednesday, September 28 at the Athletic Complex.  Do you have what it takes to compete this year?  Sign up sheets are posted on the door of room 119.  Sign ups end this Friday.  Powder Puff football is open to all LP girls in good standing.  Sign up today

     

    On Tuesday, September 20, every LP student should receive an email from the LPHS Student Council.  In the email will be a link to vote for your LP 2016 Homecoming Court.  Court voting will be open for 24 hours.  Don't forget to check your email and vote!

     

    Homecoming tickets will be $10 each and are available for purchase at these times next week:

    • Monday, September 26 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Tuesday, September 27 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Wednesday, September 28 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119, at lunch in the cafeteria, and after school until 3pm in room 119
    • Thursday, September 29 from 7:15am to 7:35am in room 119

    No tickets will be sold after Thursday morning or during class time any day.

     

    Homecoming T-shirts will be on sale starting Monday, September 26 through Friday, September 30.  Shirts will be available for sale during all lunch periods and before and after school in room 119.  The cost of the shirts is $15.

     

    The dress up days for Homecoming week are as follows:

    • Monday--Sleeping Beauty Day
    • Tuesday--Twin Day
    • Wednesday--Lilo and Stitch Day
    • Thursday--Disney Day
    • Friday--Red and Green Day

     

    There is a mandatory meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 23 at 7:10am.  Please in room 119 by 7:10 ready to go.

     

    Attention Science Club:  Our next meeting will be on Friday, September 23rd right after school in room 305.  There will be t-shirt forms for students, so if you cannot make the meeting, then see Mrs. Depenbrock for a t-shirt form.

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Today – Eastern Illinois University – 3rd hour

    Today- Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago – 5th hour

    Tuesday, Sept. 20th – IVCC- periods 1-4

    Wednesday, Sept. 21 – Bradley Univ. – 3rd hour

    Thursday, Sept. 22- Southern IL Univ., Edwardsville – 7th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

    For a complete listing of college visits, go to the counseling website.

     

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  • Friday, September 16, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Kelsey Lightle, Devon Lorden, Kayla Royse, Dominick Safranski, Greta Schmollinger, and Mrs. Turczyn.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    The following college representatives will be here next week:

    Today – Eastern Illinois University – 3rd hour

    Today- Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago – 5th hour

    Tuesday, Sept. 20th – IVCC- periods 1-4

    Wednesday, Sept. 21 – Bradley Univ. – 3rd hour

    Thursday, Sept. 22- Southern IL Univ., Edwardsville – 7th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the Counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

     

    For a complete listing of college visits, go to the counseling website.

     

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  • Thursday, September 15, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Dalton Hoefke, Colton Sittler, Mrs. Rexius, and Mr. Turri,

     

    The winner of this week’s ID Pop In was Mrs. Gaworski’s third hour Honors Pre-Calculus class. Congratulations!

     

    Attention all Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors that earned a renaissance card:  Please pick up your free Renaissance t-shirt at lunch and wear them to the rally on Friday.  You must have your renaissance card to get your shirt.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting today, September 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing the September book selection Me Before You by author Jojo Moyes.  Join us for fun conversation, donuts and juice.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

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  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Kaylyn Holdcraft, Korrin Holdcraft, Justin Qadri, and Mrs. Szuda.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday, September 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing the September book selection Me Before You by author Jojo Moyes.  Join us for fun conversation, donuts and juice.  New members are always welcome!

     

    A representative from Monmouth College will be here tomorrow during 2nd hour. Interested students can sign up in the Counseling Office.

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

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  • Tuesday, September 13, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Owen Wolfe, Ms. Battaglia, and Mr. Rose.

     

    Attention LEAD members:  We will be having a LEAD meeting today, September 13th during your lunch in the Alumni Room.  We will be talking about all of the September activities.  If you cannot make it, be sure to see Mrs. Witte.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday, September 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing the September book selection Me Before You by author Jojo Moyes.  Join us for fun conversation, donuts and juice.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

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  • Monday, September 12, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Nick Langloss, Darius Lewis, Mallory Olsen, Marcelo Soto, Emma Knirlberger, Dominick Reynolds, Madison Zuchora, and Mr. Woods.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mr. McLaughlin, Mrs. Turczyn’s 3rd hour English I, and Ms. Wilkins’s 3rd hour AAP.

     

    Attention all students: There will be a Renaissance meeting in room 324 after school today.  New members are welcome.

     

    Key Club will be having their regular meeting on Tuesday, September 13th at 7:15 a.m. in the Cavalier Community Room.

     

    Attention LEAD members:  We will be having a LEAD meeting on Tuesday, September 13th during your lunch in the Alumni Room.  We will be talking about all of the September activities.  If you cannot make it, be sure to see Mrs. Witte.

      

    Attention all students: TOPS (Teens On Positivity) will have their first meeting on Tuesday, September 13th at 7:15 in room 324.  New members are encouraged to join.  Come see what TOPS is all about.

     

    There will an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 in the Sellet gym. Sign up your team of up to 8 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    Attention book club members: Book club will be meeting Thursday, September 15th at 7:15 in the library conference room.  We will be discussing the September book selection Me Before You by author Jojo Moyes.  Join us for fun conversation, donuts and juice.  New members are always welcome!

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    There will be open gyms 7pm to 8:15 pm on Monday and Thursday and 3pm to 4pm on Tuesday. Meet at the weight room. Any questions, ask Coach Miller.

     

    Picture retake day is Monday, September 26. The Lifetouch photographer will be on the auditorium stage from 7:00 until 3:00. Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture retaken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on September 26th.  Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture into the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed by LifeTouch.

     

    Attention Renaissance Card Holders:   Renaissance will be handing out their new T-shirts during all lunches in the new cafeteria on Thursday, September 15. Bring your Renaissance card to the table in order to receive your T-shirt. 

     

    This year's Renaissance rally is scheduled for the end of the day on Friday, September 16. During this day, we will be on the 1:46 dismissal schedule. Students will report to the auditorium with their 7th hour class at 1:35 for the production. Please wear your new Renaissance T-shirts.

     

    Attention all female students:  If you are interested in aviation, come to Lewis University Aviation Center in Romeoville for a fun-filled, action-packed day.  You’ll be in the presence of amazing role models ranging from airline pilots to aircraft mechanics to aviation industry executives.  The day’s activities, including lunch, are available at no charge.   The Sky’s the Limit: Interactive Aviation Camp is held on Saturday, September 24th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  For more information, go to https://wiaskysthelimit.eventbrite.com.

     

    Attention Junior Board:  There will not be a meeting this Thursday, Mr. Berard will be away at a conference.   Instead, we will have a meeting this Tuesday at 7:15 am.  Make sure that you turn in posters for the Variety Show to Mr. Berard by Wednesday.

     

    Attention LP Students!!! Do you have a talent that you would like the whole school to see?  Can you sing?  Can you act?  Can you dance?  Are you a comedian?  Well, the Variety Show is the perfect venue for you!  Auditions for the Variety Show will be after school on Monday, September 19th and Tuesday September 20th.  Please get an audition form from Mr. Berard in Room 131, which is located in the Foreign Language Hallway.  This form is due Friday, September 16th in Mr. Berard's Room.   You must audition in order to perform! 

     

    Attention all fellow science enthusiasts:  The next science club meeting will be on Friday, September 16th right after school in room 305.  New members are welcome.  See you there!

     

    Are you a senior looking to go to college and need help with your application for admission or financial aid?  Come to the counseling office to sign up for additional assistance with this process.  LP Counselors and the ISAC Representative are here to help!

     

    The following college representatives will be here this week:

    Today - Sgt. Hoffman from the Marines will be here in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – NIU – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – ISAC – periods 3rd- 5th

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Monmouth College – 2nd hour

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Central College, Pella IA – 6th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

    For a complete listing of college visits, go to the counseling webpage.

     

    Also, make sure to check the lphs website for the most up-to-date scholarships.

     

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  • Friday, September 9, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Nicholas McTee, Keegan Miller, Alyssa Mojica, Lily Pleskovitch, Mr. Schwingle, Troy Beckman, Andrew Cavanaugh, Colton Hendrix, Michelle Mowbray, Gianna Pattelli, Warren Verdun, Mr. Beatty, and Mr. Woods.

     

    The following college representatives will be here next week:

    Monday, Sept. 12 – Sgt. Hoffman from the Marines will be here in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – NIU – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – ISAC – periods 3rd- 5th

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Monmouth College – 2nd hour

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Central College, Pella IA – 6th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

    For a complete listing of college visits, go to the counseling webpage.

     

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  • Thursday, September 8, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to David Boiso, Mary Lutes, and Jose Orozco.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting today, September 8 in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  Any student is welcome to join!

     

    The LP Debate Team will meet today for the first time this year in the library.  All students interested in the debate team are invited to attend to learn more about practices, tournaments, competing and training.  For more information, see Mrs. Hoelzer in room 333 this week.

     

    Attention all female students: If you are interested in aviation, come to Lewis University Aviation Center in Romeoville for a fun-filled, action-packed day. You’ll be in the presence of amazing role models ranging from airline pilots to aircraft mechanics to aviation industry executives. The day’s activities, including lunch, are available at no charge.  The Sky’s the Limit: Interactive Aviation Camp is held on Saturday, September 24th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information, go to https://wiaskysthelimit.eventbrite.com.

     

    Attention wrestlers- there is open gym today from 3:00 to 4:30. See Coach Rebholz if you have any questions.

     

    There is a student council meeting this Friday at 7:10am in room 119.  Make sure you bring your cookies for the cookies for courage delivery!

     

    The following college representatives will be here next week:

    Monday, Sept. 12 – Sgt. Hoffman from the Marines will be here in the new cafeteria during all lunch periods.

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – NIU – 2nd hour

    Tuesday, Sept. 13 – ISAC – periods 3rd- 5th

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Monmouth College – 2nd hour

    Thursday, Sept. 15th – Central College, Pella IA – 6th hour

    Interested students can sign up in the counseling office to meet with any of these representatives.

    For a complete listing of college visits, go to the counseling webpage.

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  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Hunter Owen, Arisu Oya, and Samuel Scolari.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the cafeteria, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by today, September 7th. The make-up day will be Thursday, September 8th. Passes will be sent out to those seniors that sign up.

     

    Attention Freshmen, if you did not sign the C2G (Commitment to Graduate) banner during Link Crew Orientation Day, please stop by and see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office before Thursday morning.

     

    Attention LEAD members:  We will be having our meeting during your lunch period in Rm. 208B today, September 7th.  Everyone is welcome to join. If you cannot make it for any reason please see Mrs. Witte.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, September 8 in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  Any student is welcome to join!

     

    There is a student council meeting this Friday at 7:10am in room 119.  Make sure you bring your cookies for the cookies for courage delivery!

     

    Attention Junior Board, we will have a meeting at 7:15 am on Thursday.  We will be electing officers at that time.  If you want to run for one of the positions, you need to email or see Mr. Berard by the end of the day on Tuesday.  There will be cookies, Yum!!!

     

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  • Tuesday, September 6, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Melissa Drnach, Baylie Jackson, Maguire Kasperski, Tamburlyn Sadnick, Angel Sellers, Jonathan Colby, Kira Donovan, Aiden Greenwalt, Matthew Robinson, Roshawn Sibley, Takoda Ehm, Calvin Johnson, and Rylee Reed.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mr. Mundt’s 1st hour Algebra II and Mrs. Schwingle’s 1st hour Occupations I, II, III, and IV.

     

    The Renaissance meeting is canceled after school today.

     

    Attention Freshmen, if you did not sign the C2G (Commitment to Graduate) banner during Link Crew Orientation Day, please stop by and see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office before Thursday morning.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language Club meeting Wednesday at 7:30 in Room 133. Please bring pen or pencil.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the cafeteria, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by Wednesday, September 7th. The make-up day will be Thursday, September 8th. Passes will be sent out to those seniors that sign up.

     

    There will be an Art Club meeting on Thursday, September 8 in Room 213 from 2:45-3:45.  Any student is welcome to join!

     

    Attention all boys basketball players. Fall workouts are canceled today due to the early dismissal. Lifting will begin on Thursday. If you have any questions please contact coach Cherveny

    Boys First home game will be tonight against Geneseo at the LP Complex. Please come out to support the Team.

     

    Attention wrestlers- there is open gym on Thursday this week from 3:00 to 4:30.. See Coach Rebholz if you have any questions.

     

    Attention LEAD members:  We will be having our meeting during your lunch period in Rm. 208B on Wednesday, September 7th.  Everyone is welcome to join. If you cannot make it for any reason please see Mrs. Witte.

     

    This Thursday after school, the LP Debate Team will meet for the first time this year in the library.  All students interested in the debate team are invited to attend to learn more about practices, tournaments, competing and training.  For more information, see Mrs. Hoelzer in room 333 this week.

     

    Attention Junior Board, we will have a meeting at 7:15 am on Thursday.  We will be electing officers at that time.  If you want to run for one of the positions, you need to email or see Mr. Berard by the end of the day on Tuesday.  There will be cookies, Yum!!!

     

    There is a student council meeting this Friday at 7:10am in room 119.  Make sure you bring your cookies for the cookies for courage delivery!

     

    There will an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 in the Sellet gym. Sign up your team of up to 8 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

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  • Friday, September 2, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Zachary Kelly, Scott Scholle, Kyle Christman, Brenda Dimas, James Tornow, and Mr. Woods.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the cafeteria, please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by Wednesday, September 7th. The make-up day will be Thursday, September 8th. Passes will be sent out to those seniors that sign up.

     

    Attention Freshmen, if you did not sign the C2G (Commitment to Graduate) banner during Link Crew Orientation Day, please stop by and see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office before Thursday morning.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    Hello fellow science buddies!!This Friday, September 2nd Science Club finally starts, the moment you've all been waiting for!   We do fun experiments, eat the delicious snacks and play kahoot!  The meeting starts right after school in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305.    Hope to see you there!

     

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  • Thursday, September 1, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Joannah Cisneros, Seth Petro, and Cinnamon Wason.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket.  We will not accept any forms after September 23.  Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    There will be an FCA meeting on Friday, September 2nd in Ms. Ewald’s room, 326 at 7:15 a.m.

     

    There is a meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 2 at 7:10am in room 119.  Anyone with questions, please see Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    Hello fellow science buddies!!This Friday, September 2nd Science Club finally starts, the moment you've all been waiting for!   We do fun experiments, eat the delicious snacks and play kahoot!  The meeting starts right after school in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305.    Hope to see you there!

     

    There will be a ‘MEET THE CAVS’ at the L-P  Sports Complex todayt at 5 PM Home vs  Away. All spectators should bring a canned good to support the food pantry. 

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  • Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Kamryn Olson and Ms. Ewald.

     

    Ms. Gibbson’s 1st hour health class was the winner of the tootsie-pop pop-in for ID’s yesterday. Congratulations!

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    There will be an FCA meeting on Friday, September 2nd in Ms. Ewald’s room, 326 at 7:15 a.m.

     

    There is a meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 2 at 7:10am in room 119.  Anyone with questions, please see Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    If you are looking for some inexpensive L-P gear, the cross country team is selling t-shirts during all lunch periods this week.  $4 for one or two for $7; look for us in the new cafeteria.

     

    Hello fellow science buddies!!This Friday, September 2nd Science Club finally starts, the moment you've all been waiting for!   We do fun experiments, eat the delicious snacks and play kahoot!  The meeting starts right after school in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305.    Hope to see you there!

     

    There will be a ‘MEET THE CAVS’ at the L-P  Sports Complex on Thursday, September 1st at 5 PM Home vs  Away. All spectators should bring a canned good to support the food pantry. 

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  • Tuesday, August 30, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Rylan Dellinger, Tatum Pyszka, and Jakob Schmollinger.

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:30.  If you did not make it to the first meeting and still want to join, please come.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players. If you’re interested in fall workouts, please attend a fall workout meeting today, August 30th in the driver ed room from 2:50pm – 3:10pm. If you have any questions…please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    There is a meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 2 at 7:10am in room 119.  Anyone with questions, please see Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    If you are looking for some inexpensive L-P gear, the cross country team is selling t-shirts during all lunch periods this week.  $4 for one or two for $7; look for us in the new cafeteria.

     

    There will be an open gym today and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:00 in the weight room. Any questions ask coach Vickery.

     

    Hello fellow science buddies!!This Friday, September 2nd Science Club finally starts, the moment you've all been waiting for!   We do fun experiments, eat the delicious snacks and play kahoot!  The meeting starts right after school in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305.    Hope to see you there!

     

    There will be a ‘MEET THE CAVS’ at the L-P  Sports Complex on Thursday, September 1st at 5 PM Home vs  Away. All spectators should bring a canned good to support the food pantry. 

     

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  • Monday, August 29, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Leif Duda, Anna Green, Alexis Mendez, Julianna Pelka, Kaleb Salas, Gabrielle Sawin, Damien Walker, Logan Andreoni, Rachel Black, Xavier Fribbs, Nicklaus Graham, Robert Linn, and Mrs. Baker.

     

    Congratulations to Thursday’s winners of perfect attendance donuts! Mrs. Lawrence’s 3rd hour Geometry and Mrs. Martyn’s 4th hour Math.

     

    There will be a Foreign Language club meeting Tuesday at 7:30 in Room 133 – All students interested in joining please attend.

     

    There will be a Renaissance meeting today after school in room 324. We will be discussing the upcoming Renaissance rally. New members are welcome!

     

    If you would like to be a part of the annual Renaissance rally's theatrical production, Renaissance will be holding auditions for the upcoming  rally after school on Tuesday, August 30th in the auditorium. If you cannot make the Tuesday audition, you may audition immediately after school on Wednesday, August 31st in the auditorium.

     

    Hey Cavaliers! Do you love to volunteer or engage in acts of kindness? How about helping out charities or promoting a good cause? Or maybe you just want your college resume to be outstanding so you can get into that college of your dreams. Whatever the reason, we can assure you Key Club is the club for you. Come to the first informational meeting this Tuesday at 7:15 in the Cavalier Community Room. We will talk about what Key Club is, introduce ourselves, and of course, have fun! We can't wait to see you there!

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets once a week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have donuts so make sure you RSVP with Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    There will be an FCCLA Meeting Tuesday morning at 7:30am in Rm 300. Please see Mrs. Cherveny if you have any questions.

     

    There is a sophomore board meeting Wednesday in room 304 at 7:30.  If you did not make it to the first meeting and still want to join, please come.

     

    There will be an open gym Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:00 in the weight room. Any questions ask coach Vickery.

     

    Attention all seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Also, remember to sign up to see Allison Baker starting tomorrow, Tuesday, August 30th between 3rd and 5th hours for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

    There will an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 in the Sellet gym. Sign up your team of up to 8 people outside Coach Keating’s room 308.

     

    There is a meeting for all student council members on Friday, September 2 at 7:10am in room 119.  Anyone with questions, please see Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    There will be open gym for wrestling Tuesday, August 30th after school from 3:00 until 4:30. Meet by the wrestling room at 3:00.

     

    For a list of the college visits, you can check the website under academics, counseling, and the college visits tab is under counseling information.

     

    Attention all students: Tutoring services are available including math labs, tech labs, reading and writing lab, and foreign language. There is a list posted outside the counseling office. IVCC is also offering free tutoring on Tuesdays from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. To find a complete list on the lphs website, go to Academics, Counseling, Counseling Information, and then click on Tutoring and Academic Help Opportunities.

    If you are looking for some inexpensive L-P gear, the cross country team is selling t-shirts during all lunch periods this week.  $4 for one or two for $7; look for us in the new cafeteria.

    Attention Juniors!!!  Are you interested in helping raise money for your class' prom? Then Join Junior Board!  The first meeting will be Thursday, September 1st in Room 131.  See Mr. Berard if you have any questions. 

     

    Hello fellow science buddies!!This Friday, September 2nd Science Club finally starts, the moment you've all been waiting for!   We do fun experiments, eat the delicious snacks and play kahoot!  The meeting starts right after school in Mrs. Depenbrock's room 305.    Hope to see you there!

     

    There will be a ‘MEET THE CAVS’ at the L-P  Sports Complex on Thursday, September 1st at 5 PM Home vs  Away. All spectators should bring a canned good to support the food pantry. 

     

    Students attending L-P‘s homecoming dance 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 Mrs. Anderson in the Associate Principal’s office before you may purchase a ticket. We will not accept any forms after September 23. Tickets go on sale September 26 -28 during all lunch periods.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players. If you’re interested in fall workouts, please attend a fall workout meeting on Tuesday, August 30th in the driver ed room from 2:50pm – 3:10pm. If you have any questions…please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    Senior Board is extending the Senior Spirit Wear sale. Order forms can be found on your e mail , facebook or outside room 322.Turn them into room 322 before or after school. Last day to turn in orders is Friday, September 2nd.

     

    We would like to congratulate your Senior Class President -Jessica Kurkowski.

     

    Are you a high school student who’s making a difference through volunteering? Apply for a 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Award, and you could win $1,000 or more, and an all-expense paid trip with a parent or guardian to Washington D.C. in May for four days of special recognition events. For more information, check out the lphs website under academics and then under miscellaneous scholarships.

     

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  • Friday, August 26, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jonathan Sanchez, Kira Fuller, and Leah Morris.

     

    Picture packs are in from registration days. If you got your picture taken by LifeTouch during registration and paid for a picture pack, you can pick up your picture pack during all lunches in the new cafeteria today, Friday August 26th. The pictures will be distributed according to grade level, so there will be four lines. If you had your picture taken during the make-up day, those picture packs will arrive in a couple of weeks.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the old cafeteria during registration, there will be a make-up day so please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by today.

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing today during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

    Attention juniors and seniors: if you are serving in an elected or selected capacity in student government or a related organization who plans to take government courses in college, you may be eligible for a $10,000 college scholarship. The 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program Washington week will be held in Washington D.C. March 4-11, 217. For more information, stop in the Counseling office.

     

    Attention LP students, faculty, and staff: Just a reminder that the Lost and Found is located in the Bookstore. If you lost anything, stop by the Bookstore and check to see if it’s been turned in. If you find anything, please bring the item to the Bookstore so we can get it to its rightful owner.

     

    Attention all boys basketball players. If you’re interested in fall workouts, please attend a fall workout meeting on Tuesday, August 30th in the driver ed room from 2:50pm – 3:10pm. If you have any questions…please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

    Attention student authors: The Literary Festival is an opportunity for LP’s student writers to submit original short stories, poems, dramatic sketches, analysis papers, personal essays, and one act plays for competition against student writers in our conference. The deadline for submitting these pieces won’t be until sometime in January; however it’s never too early to begin thinking about and preparing for the Literary Festival. See your English teacher, Mrs. Phillips, or Mrs. Honecker for more information.

     

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  • Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Happy birthday to Mya Hewitt, Hannah Lindemann, and Ryan Pijanowski.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the old cafeteria during registration, there will be a make-up day so please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by this Friday, August 26th.

     

    There is a student council meeting for all members on Friday, August 26 at 7:10am in room 119.  Please make every effort to attend.

     

    The first art club meeting of the year will be today  from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Everyone is welcome!

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing today until Friday, August 26th during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

    There will be open gyms today from 3:00 to 4:00.   Meet at the weight room. Any questions ask Coach Vickery.

     

    Attention LP students, faculty, and staff: Just a reminder that the Lost and Found is located in the Bookstore. If you lost anything, stop by the Bookstore and check to see if it’s been turned in. If you find anything, please bring the item to the Bookstore so we can get it to its rightful owner.

     

    The first meeting of the LP Green Team will be held today, August 25 at 2:45 in Room D11 of the Dolan Building. If you are interested in environmental issues such as recycling, climate change, and organics, this is the club for you. Trees will be available for hugging.

    Attention all boys basketball players. If you’re interested in fall workouts, please attend a fall workout meeting on Tuesday, August 30th in the driver ed room from 2:50pm – 3:10pm.  If you have any questions…please see coach Cherveny in the driver ed room.

     

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  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    1:46 dismissal

     

    Happy birthday to Cazden Gonzales, Shelby Johnson, Drew Meredith, Joel Pantoja, Lukas Schwartz, and Brennan Thompson.

     

    Congratulations to Mr. Keating’s 2nd hour Biology Class for all having their ID’s on yesterday and being the recipients of the Principal Tootsie Pop “Pop-In”  Keep up the great job and keep wearing those ID’s.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the old cafeteria during registration, there will be a make-up day so please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by this Friday, August 26th.

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing today until Friday, August 26th during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

    There is a student council meeting for all members on Friday, August 26 at 7:10am in room 119.  Please make every effort to attend.

     

    Do you like to read just for enjoyment?  Do you enjoy discussing books with friends?  Do you like donuts?  If you answered yes to these questions then the L-P Book Club is for you!  The book club’s first meeting will be Thursday,  August 25th in the library conference room before school at 7:15.  Our first book is Me Before You by JoJo Moyes.   Maybe you saw the movie and would like to read the book!  Come and join us and see what book club is all about!  New members are always welcome!  If you have any questions, stop by the library for more information or see Mrs. Sadnick in room 336.

     

    The first art club meeting of the year will be on Thursday, August 25th  from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Everyone is welcome!

     

    The first meeting of the LP Green Team will be held on Thursday, August 25 at 2:45 in Room D11 of the Dolan Building. If you are interested in environmental issues such as recycling, climate change, and organics, this is the club for you. Trees will be available for hugging.

     

    Attention student authors: The Literary Festival is an opportunity for LP’s student writers to submit original short stories, poems, dramatic sketches, analysis papers, personal essays, and one act plays for competition against student writers in our conference. The deadline for submitting these pieces won’t be until sometime in January; however it’s never too early to begin thinking about and preparing for the Literary Festival. See your English teacher, Mrs. Phillips, or Mrs. Honecker for more information.

     

    There will be open gyms tomorrow from 3:00 to 4:00.   Meet at the weight room. Any questions ask Coach Vickery.

     

    Attention LP students, faculty, and staff: Just a reminder that the Lost and Found is located in the Bookstore. If you lost anything, stop by the Bookstore and check to see if it’s been turned in. If you find anything, please bring the item to the Bookstore so we can get it to its rightful owner.

     

    Attention juniors and seniors: if you are serving in an elected or selected capacity in student government or a related organization who plans to take government courses in college, you may be eligible for a $10,000 college scholarship. The 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program Washington week will be held in Washington D.C. March 4-11, 217. For more information, stop in the Counseling office.

     

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  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Vinny Mertes, Braxton Wenzel, and Mr. Blessman.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the old cafeteria during registration, there will be a make-up day so please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by this Friday, August 26th.

     

    Hey Freshmen! Are you interested in joining Student Council this year?  There is a meeting for Freshmen interested in joining Student Council on Wednesday, August 24 at 7:20am in room 119. Come find out what Student Council is all about and find out how to join!  If you have questions, please contact Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    There is a student council meeting for all members on Friday, August 26 at 7:10am in room 119.  Please make every effort to attend.

     

    Attention LP students, faculty, and staff: Just a reminder that the Lost and Found is located in the Bookstore. If you lost anything, stop by the Bookstore and check to see if it’s been turned in. If you find anything, please bring the item to the Bookstore so we can get it to its rightful owner.

     

    The first meeting of the LP Green Team will be held on Thursday, August 25 at 2:45 in Room D11 of the Dolan Building. If you are interested in environmental issues such as recycling, climate change, and organics, this is the club for you. Trees will be available for hugging.

     

    Do you like to read just for enjoyment?  Do you enjoy discussing books with friends?  Do you like donuts?  If you answered yes to these questions then the L-P Book Club is for you!  The book club’s first meeting will be Thursday,  August 25th in the library conference room before school at 7:15.  Our first book is Me Before You by JoJo Moyes.   Maybe you saw the movie and would like to read the book!  Come and join us and see what book club is all about!  New members are always welcome!  If you have any questions, stop by the library for more information or see Mrs. Sadnick in room 336.

     

    The first art club meeting of the year will be on Thursday, August 25th  from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Everyone is welcome!

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing today until Friday, August 26th during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

    There will be open gyms today and Thursday  from 3:00 to 4:00.   Meet at the weight room. Any questions ask Coach Vickery.

     

    Attention student authors: The Literary Festival is an opportunity for LP’s student writers to submit original short stories, poems, dramatic sketches, analysis papers, personal essays, and one act plays for competition against student writers in our conference. The deadline for submitting these pieces won’t be until sometime in January; however it’s never too early to begin thinking about and preparing for the Literary Festival. See your English teacher, Mrs. Phillips, or Mrs. Honecker for more information.

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  • Monday, August 22, 2016

     

    Happy birthday to Jade Chaichalad, Zaine Williams, Brendan Woitynek, Araceli Avila-Arteaga, Nathan Leifheit, Dhruv Patel, and Connor Urbanowski.

     

    Congratulations to the first winners of perfect attendance donuts for the year! Mrs. Phillips’s 1st Hour English II and Mrs. Goy’s 1st Hour Reading I & II.

     

    Attention all students:  There will be a Renaissance meeting today, August 22nd after school in room 324.  Now is your time to get involved!

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions today, Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary, and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    Leadership, Education, Awareness, for Disabilities.  LEAD will be holding their first meeting on Tuesday at 7:15 in room 208B.  Please come attend to learn more about LEAD and how you can make a difference at LP.

     

    Key Club Officers will be meeting Tuesday, August 23rd at 7 AM in the Cavalier Community Room. 

     

    Attention students: we will be using the A.M. assembly schedule today, Tuesday and Thursday. Today, Freshmen will report to the auditorium after 2nd hour, and all other students will go to their homerooms. Tomorrow, Sophomores will report to the auditorium after 2nd hour and all other students will go to their homerooms. And on Thursday, Juniors and Seniors will report to the auditorium after 2nd hour, and Freshmen and Sophomores will go to their homerooms.

     

    Hey Freshmen! Are you interested in joining Student Council this year?  There is a meeting for Freshmen interested in joining Student Council on Wednesday, August 24 at 7:20am in room 119. Come find out what Student Council is all about and find out how to join!  If you have questions, please contact Mr. Clydesdale.

     

    There is a student council meeting for all members on Friday, August 26 at 7:10am in room 119.  Please make every effort to attend.

     

    There will be an FBLA meeting for all students interested on Thursday, August 25th in Room 320  at 7:15 AM.

     

    There is an informative sophomore board meeting Wednesday morning at 7:25 in room 304 for any sophomore that wants to be part of the sophomore board.  If you cannot make the meeting, just stop by room 304 to tell Mrs. Kochis.

     

    There will be an FCCLA Meeting in Room 300 at 7:30am on Tuesday, August 23. Please see Mrs. Cherveny with any questions.

     

    The first meeting of the LP Green Team will be held on Thursday, August 25 at 2:45 in Room D11 of the Dolan Building. If you are interested in environmental issues such as recycling, climate change, and organics, this is the club for you. Trees will be available for hugging.

     

    Attention LP students, faculty, and staff: Just a reminder that the Lost and Found is located in the Bookstore. If you lost anything, stop by the Bookstore and check to see if it’s been turned in. If you find anything, please bring the item to the Bookstore so we can get it to its rightful owner.

     

    Attention juniors and seniors: if you are serving in an elected or selected capacity in student government or a related organization who plans to take government courses in college, you may be eligible for a $10,000 college scholarship. The 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program Washington week will be held in Washington D.C. March 4-11, 217. For more information, stop in the Counseling office.

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing starting today, Monday, August 22nd until Friday, August 26th during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

    Attention all students: Are you a leader? Would you like to improve your school culture and reward students and staffulty for all of their hard work? If this sounds like you, join Renaissance. Our first meeting is today after school in room 324. All students are welcome to attend this meeting and join our club. If you can't be at the meeting but are still interested in joining, see Ms. Henry in the counseling office before or after school.

     

    Attention Seniors, if you did not get your handprint on the wall in the old cafeteria during registration, there will be a make-up day so please see Mrs. Franklin in the Principal’s Office by this Friday, August 26th.

     

    There will be open gyms Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:00. Meet at the weight room. Any questions ask Coach Vickery.

     

    The first art club meeting of the year will be on Thursday, August 25th  from 2:45-3:45 in Room 213.  Everyone is welcome!

     

    Do you like to read just for enjoyment?  Do you enjoy discussing books with friends?  Do you like donuts?  If you answered yes to these questions then the L-P Book Club is for you!  The book club’s first meeting will be Thursday,  August 25th in the library conference room before school at 7:15.  Our first book is Me Before You by JoJo Moyes.   Maybe you saw the movie and would like to read the book!  Come and join us and see what book club is all about!  New members are always welcome!  If you have any questions, stop by the library for more information or see Mrs. Sadnick in room 336.

     

    Attention student authors: The Literary Festival is an opportunity for LP’s student writers to submit original short stories, poems, dramatic sketches, analysis papers, personal essays, and one act plays for competition against student writers in our conference. The deadline for submitting these pieces won’t be until sometime in January; however it’s never too early to begin thinking about and preparing for the Literary Festival. See your English teacher, Mrs. Phillips, or Mrs. Honecker for more information.

     

    Attention all seniors: Please continue checking the counseling website and display cases for the most up-to-date scholarships. Also, remember to sign up in our office to see Allison Baker starting next Tuesday, August 30th between 3rd and 5th hours for assistance with college, careers, and scholarships.

     

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  • Friday, August 19, 2016

     

    1:46 dismissal

     

     

    Happy birthday to Ava Brennan, Alan Bruner, Isabel Gaeta, Andrew Pohar, Shelby Testa, Joshua Vickers, Bryanna Hoskins, Cheyanne Rogers, and Reilly Sluder.

     

    Today is the last day to change elective classes to a study hall.  For those interested, please see your counselor before the end of the school day.

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions on either Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    Attention anyone interested in running cross country:  we are having practice after school today.  Meet in the new cafeteria after school or see coach Beatty.

     

    Attention all students:  There will be a Renaissance meeting on Monday, August 22nd after school in room 324.  Now is your time to get involved!

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets once a week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have donuts so make sure you RSVP with Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Senior Board will be selling senior clothing Monday, August 22nd until Friday, August 26th during all lunches.  Order forms can also be found outside room 322.

     

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  • Thursday, August 18, 2016

     

    1:46 dismissal

     

     

    Happy birthday to Jace Hardy, Matthew Obmann, Giselle Pantoja, Dylan Schweickert, and Megan Zorgdrager.

     

    Congratulations to Mr. Boudreau’s 1st hour Spanish Class for winning the tootsie pop POP INS. Everyone was wearing their IDs in class 1st hour on Wednesday.   Great job!!

     

    Pictures for students that weren’t photographed during registration and staff pictures are scheduled for today, August 18th, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the auditorium stage.  Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture taken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on August 18th. Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture in to the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed. Staff pictures will also be taken.

     

    Attention all students:  There will be a Renaissance meeting on Monday, August 22nd after school in room 324.  Now is your time to get involved!

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions on either Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There is a meeting for all Link Leaders today during all lunch hours.  Link Leaders should grab lunch and bring it to room 119 during their normal lunch period today.

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets once a week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have donuts so make sure you RSVP with Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Attention anyone interested in running cross country: we are having practice after school all this week.  Meet in the new cafeteria after school or see coach Beatty.

     

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  • Wednesday, August 17, 2016

     

    1:46 dismissal

     

     

    Happy birthday to Paige Korsan, Jaycee Pratt, and Connor Soens.

     

    Pictures for students that weren’t photographed during registration and staff pictures are scheduled for Thursday, August 18th, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the auditorium stage.  Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture taken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on August 18th. Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture in to the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed. Staff pictures will also be taken.

     

    Attention all students:  There will be a Renaissance meeting on Monday, August 22nd after school in room 324.  Now is your time to get involved!

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions on either Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary, and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There is a meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday, August 18 during all lunch hours.  Link Leaders should grab lunch and bring it to room 119 during their normal lunch period on Thursday.

     

    Attention anyone interested in running cross country: we are having practice after school all this week.  Meet in the new cafeteria after school or see coach Beatty.

     

    Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets once a week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have donuts so make sure you RSVP with Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Beginning Monday, August 22nd, any student not currently enrolled in a Fall sport wishing to improve his/her health through weight training has the opportunity after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in the Weight Room. This is for both beginner and experienced weight lifters. If interested, please meet Monday, August 17th after school in the Weight Room. If any questions, please see Mr. Lauer in Room 321.

     

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  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016

     

    1:46 dismisssal

     

     

    Happy birthday to Braeden Bend, Tiffany Eutis, Rebecca Foster, and Elizabeth Hunter.

     

    ImPACT testing: Final fall testing date is today, August 16th at 2pm in Room 318.

     

    Pictures for students that weren’t photographed during registration and staff pictures are scheduled for Thursday, August 18th, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the auditorium stage.  Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture taken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on August 18th. Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture in to the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed. Staff pictures will also be taken.

     

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions on either Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There is a meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday, August 18 during all lunch hours.  Link Leaders should grab lunch and bring it to room 119 during their normal lunch period on Thursday.

     

    Beginning Monday, August 22nd, any student not currently enrolled in a Fall sport wishing to improve his/her health through weight training has the opportunity after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in the Weight Room. This is for both beginner and experienced weight lifters. If interested, please meet next Monday, August 22nd after school in the Weight Room. If any questions, please see Mr. Lauer in Room 321.

     

     Hey Students! Did you know there is a group on campus for students who share a passion for spirituality? Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s or (FCA) meets once a week on Friday mornings at 7:15am. This group is open to all students, even if you are not participating in a sport. This Friday we’ll have donuts so make sure you RSVP with Ms. Ewald in room 326. We look forward to seeing you!

     

    Attention anyone interested in running cross country: we are having practice after school all this week.  Meet in the new cafeteria after school or see coach Beatty.

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  • Monday, August 15, 2016

     

    1:46 dismissal

     

     

    Happy birthday to Jennifer Carreon, Joa’n Garcia, Adrian Rodriguez, Sammy Sosa, Michael Bates, Kyler Boaz, Tristan Cruz, Danielle Hoehne, Hunter Holdcraft, Jessenia Javier-Avarca, Elizabeth Nieto, Clare Poremba, and Mrs. Hoelzer.

     

    This is a reminder to students that you will be dismissed at 1:46 all this week. Classes will be shortened.

     

    Attention students: We would like to welcome you to another exciting year at LP High School! Please review your schedule carefully. No changes will be allowed unless you have no class schedule or ‘See counselor’ indicated. If you believe you are taking a class you have already taken, please see your counselor. Schedules will be changed only if there are counselor errors.

     

    All students with school service, please report to the Associate Principal’s Office during that assigned period.

     

    Are you a donut-fan?  How does having donuts delivered to your class sound?  All that you need to do is be here!  Each Thursday, random classrooms throughout the school will be visited.  Classrooms that are in perfect attendance will be awarded perfect attendance donuts!  Be here, get donuts!  Happy attending!

      

    Pictures for students that weren’t photographed during registration and staff pictures are scheduled for Thursday, August 18th, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the auditorium stage.  Please try to arrive early to be photographed before school. You may also ask your study hall, P.E., health, or driver ed teacher for a pass to have your picture taken. In order for your picture to be in the yearbook, you must be photographed by LifeTouch.  There is no charge for the yearbook photo.  If you wish to order a picture packet, order forms are available in the principal’s office. Orders and payment are to be given to the photographer on August 18th. Seniors who have made arrangements with a photographer to have a picture in to the yearbook editor by the deadline date need not be photographed. Staff pictures will also be taken.

     

    The LP Drama Club invites any LP student interested in being on the stage this fall to come to the fall play auditions on either Monday, August 22 at 3:20pm or Tuesday, August 23 at 3:20pm.  Auditions are open to any LP student in good standing.  No prior stage experience is necessary, and all audition materials will be distributed at the auditions.  Any questions should be directed to Mr. Clydesdale in room 119.

     

    There is a meeting for all Link Leaders on Thursday, August 18 during all lunch hours.  Link Leaders should grab lunch and bring it to room 119 during their normal lunch period on Thursday.

     

    ImPACT testing: Final fall testing date is Tuesday, August 16th at 2pm in Room 318.

     

    Attention anyone interested in running cross country: we are having practice after school all this week.  Meet in the new cafeteria after school or see coach Beatty.

     

    Beginning Monday, August 22nd, any student not currently enrolled in a Fall sport wishing to improve his/her health through weight training has the opportunity after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in the Weight Room. This is for both beginner and experienced weight lifters. If interested, please meet Monday, August 22nd after school in the Weight Room. If any questions, please see Mr. Lauer in Room 321.

     

    Lunch menu: rib patty on bun, granola bar, mixed vegetables, and pineapple.

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