LPHS is excited to announce our first semester High Scholarship and Honor Roll students.
Monday, March 25, 2019
Happy birthday to Matthew Chamberlain, Jesse Lusietto, Abigail Schallhorn, Michael Hammen, Ryne Pavy, Allison Wright, Morgan Zuchora, and Mrs. Kochis.
Attention students that are interested in taking summer school driver education: Registration materials are now available in the Counseling office. The form needs to be signed by your counselor and then turned into Mrs. Wilson.
There will be a GSA meeting tomorrow in room #331 after school where we will continue watching the movie and making more bead bracelets!
Any sophomore or junior interested in joining Link Crew in 2019-2020: please pick up an application in room 122, room 338, or in the library at the circulation desk! Please see Mr. Clydesdale or Mrs. Hartman if you have any questions.
LP's upcoming choir concert, "Unclouded Day," is on Thursday, April 4. Choir is selling wristbands to raise awareness about the concert and to raise money for PADS Homeless Shelter. Wristbands are $1 for staff and students and $2 for the public. Just ask a choir student to buy one! The "Unclouded Day" concert will feature illustrations by LP art students, and all proceeds go to PADS Homeless Shelter. Show your support by buying a $1 wristband and attending our concert on April 4!
Attention Writing Club: The next meeting will be after school on Thursday, March 28 in room 147. Hope to see everyone there.
There will be an Art Club Meeting in Room 224 on Thursday, March 28 from 2:45-3:45.
There will be a bass fishing meeting on Tuesday, March 26th in the driver education room at 7:20am. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Cherveny prior to the meeting.
Key Club will be meeting Tuesday morning at 7:15 am in the Cavalier Community Room. Come sign-up for upcoming volunteer opportunities!
Key Club's annual March drive to support babies is kicking off this week until April 10th. This year we are advocating locally and collecting diapers, wipes, and baby food that will be donated to the Illinois Valley Food Pantry. Donated items can be brought to the display table in the library. We all start out as babies, even our staff and faculty. Check out all their cute photos on the hallway TVs!
Attention students: make sure you check the job board outside the Counseling office. They are also listed on the lphs.net website.
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 27.
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 124 or download from Mr. Woods AP US History webpage on Office 365. The deadline to return the application is March 22th. The test will be taken on March 27th at 1:45 in room 124.
Attention seniors: if you received A’s both semesters in US History or Honors US History you are eligible to take a comprehensive examination in American History to determine a winner for the Knights of Columbus Award. The test will be given in Room 124 at 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, March 28th. Check your school email for more information.
There will be an intramural dodgeball tournament on Wednesday April 10th at 7:00 in the Sellett Gym. Sign you team of up to 6 people up outside the PE office. Any questions, see Coach Keating.
Attention seniors: Check out the Illinois Valley Scholarships on the lphs.net website for additional scholarships.
IVCC will be hosting an Agriculture Spring Open House on Friday, April 5. You will learn about IVCC’s growing agriculture program and interact with current ag students and instructors. In addition, enrollment and scholarship information will be presented and tours offered. Online pre-registration is required by Friday, March 29 at www.ivcc.eduagriclture. For more information, stop in the Counseling Office.
Attention students interested in IVCC: Explore your future at IVCC by meeting with faculty, touring labs and classrooms, and finding out all the resources they offer to help students succeed at Explore IVCC on Tuesday, March 26, from 5:30-8:00pm.
Attention students, faculty, and staff: We will have a lost and found day on Thursday, March 28th. Items that have been turned in will be displayed on tables in the cafeteria during all lunch periods. Make sure you check to see if we have an item of yours. We have lots of items like water bottles, coats, sweatshirts, lunch boxes, and much more. Lost and found is located in the bookstore. You can always stop by during bookstore hours to see if your lost item has been turned in.
Seniors: cap and gowns will be distributed on Thursday, March 28th during all lunch periods in front of the auditorium. If you have a balance due you must either pay cash that day or, if you want to pay with a credit/debit card you must do so online at www.jostens.com or call 1-800 JOSTENS before the 28th. No checks will be accepted on delivery day. If you have not ordered your cap and gown yet, please do so immediately at www.jostens.com or call 1-800 JOSTENS.
Attention prom goers: tickets will be going on sale April 4th – April 12th during lunch hours. The price of tickets per couple is $80.00. A single ticket may be purchased for $40.00. Tickets will not be sold after April 12th. Price of tickets will not be refunded. The 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 turn in a Guest Request Form to Mrs. Skoog by April 3rd.
Don't forget that the deadline to submit pictures for the senior video shown at prom is March 31st. Please check your emails for the link.
Friday, March 22, 2019
Happy birthday to Cody Crouch, Haley Holloway, Michael McGuire, Kyle Stokvis, Alexandra Wren, Shannon Obmann, Gael Ramirez, and Courtney Ries.
Could you spare your change to give to the homeless? LP Choir will be collecting money during lunch today, Friday, March 22 to support Peru PADS Homeless Shelter. Our goal is to reach $3,000 by April 4 to contribute to their expansion project. If you donate an extra dollar at lunch, you get a wristband! Look out for choir students at lunch today only. Thanks for your contribution to PADS Homeless Shelter.