Monday, January 27, 2020
Happy birthday to Alonzo Dimas and Oscar Serratos.
Happy half birthday to Reid Currier, Nathaniel Johnson, Nathon Johnson, Ashton Kellett, Anika Mead, and Nicholas Sterchi.
Drama Club will have meetings on Monday and Thursday this week from 2:50 - 4:30 in Room 327. Please check the Google Classroom page for more details.
There will be a GSA meeting tomorrow after school in room #331... all are welcome!
There will be an FCA meeting 7:15 Wednesday morning in room 339.
Hey Cavs! Are you interested in engineering? Have you ever wanted to work with a 3-D printer or robotics? If so, you should come check out Tech Club this Thursday after-school in room 002 in the East Gym! Everybody is welcome!
Do you enjoy video games? Well, if so we got the club for you. Come over to Video Game Club in room 002 in the East Gym, right across from the welding shop, this Monday. Our meeting will begin at 3:00, so if you’re interested come on by.
Anyone taking the ACCESS test next week, don’t forget to come to the Cavalier Community Room (Room 101) during your lunch period today for helpful information about the test.
Key Club will be meeting on Tuesday morning at 7:15 AM in room 320, not in the CCR. Come hear about all of our fun, upcoming volunteer opportunities!
The next Blood Drive is Tuesday, February 4th. Students who are 16 and older may donate. If you are 16, you will need to complete a Parent Permission Form. All donors must complete a School Sponsored Leave Request Form. Sign up and return your forms during all lunch periods at the hallway table!
Nerf 4 KNRF is this Saturday, February 1st from 1- 3 pm in the Sellett gym; Key Club will be hosting an event for kids in grades 2nd through 5th. Proceeds support the Kiwanis Neuroscience Research Foundation. If interested, contact a member or Miss Loving for more information.
Attention seniors: if you are interested in helping out with registration for next year’s freshman, see Mrs. Wilson in the Counseling office. The dates are February 3, 4, 5, and 6.
There will be an intramural ping pong tournament on February 5 at 7:00 pm in the North Balcony. Sign your team up outside of the PE office. Any questions see Coach Keating.
Attention Writing Club: Writing Club will meet after school on Thursday, January 31 in Mrs. Phillips' classroom. Dan Churney will be speaking to us about his novel, Capone's Cornfields. All interested writers are invited to attend.
The IVCC Foundation scholarship application is online. www.ivcc.edu/scholarships. This link also lists all scholarships available, general and program specific. The deadline is Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. There is also a link on the lphs website.
A representative from IVCC will be here on Tuesday, February 4th during periods 1-4. They will help you with applications, placement testing, and freshman counseling appointments. Sign up in the Counseling office if interested.
There will be a mandatory yearbook meeting Tuesday right after school in 156. Come prepared to work on Sadie Decorations.
Attention students: the City of LaSalle is taking applications for summer help. If interested, stop in the Counseling office for an application.
All students who will take the PSAT or SAT in the Spring will need to return the College Board Consent Form to the Main Office. If you need an additional copy, please see Mrs. Cushing. All forms are due January 31st.
Students attending L-P‘s Sadie dance on February 29th who will be bringing a non-L-P student as their guest, are required to fill out a guest request form. Guest request forms may be picked up at the greeter’s desk or in the school safety office. These forms must be returned to Mrs. Skoog in the School safety office before you purchase a ticket.
Price of tickets are $13.00 for single and $25.00 for couples.
Tickets will be on sale Wednesday, February 19th through Thursday, February 27th during all lunch periods.
Additional LP scholarships have been posted, including the Rezin, Andrew Kelly, ISCA and PQ, so be sure to check out the lphs.net webpage to see if you are eligible. Most of the LP scholarships are due on February 11.
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 11th. If you are interested, you can find them on the counseling website or stop in the Athletic Department.
Friday, January 24, 2020
Happy birthday to Jakob Ellerbrock, Luke Mertes, Mason Pode, Mr. Burr, Mr. Yoder, and Mrs. Pacheco.
Happy half birthday to Ashley Urbanski, Skylar Bush, Aiden Hallett, Trenton Hancock, and Madison Vescogni.
LaSalle-Peru Township High School teacher Kristen Adams and communication director Matt Baker were recognized as the Renaissance Tireless and Staff award honorees for the first semester of the 2019-2020 school year.
“I am honored to lead a district so rich in history, yet dedicated to offering innovative programs designed to inspire learning. Our Board of Education supports and promotes strong academic and vocational course offerings balanced with a wide-array of extracurricular and fine arts experiences. It is our promise to deliver opportunities for students to serve their communities, become problem-solvers and strong communicators, and demonstrate care for themselves and others.”
Dr. Steven Wrobleski