Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Happy birthday to Brooklyn Lowery, John Riva, Lizbeth Gonzalez, Damian Harrison, Jose Rodriguez, Matthew Braun, Dominic Dykstra, Johnny Gallardo, Angelo Giacobazzi, Ashley Heagy, Ariana Margis, Hayden McMahon, and Molly Pangrcic.


Congratulations to our February Student of the Month Honorees: Michael Moriarty, Analiyah Flores, Lexi McCoy, AnaBella Beckcom, Madison Siekierka, Ky Copeland, Jordyn McCoy, Magdalena Valle, Mason Pode, Abby Peruba, and Cameron Erwin.


Attention Students: To most people, being inspirational means staying true to yourself, overcoming obstacles, or having a huge impact on somebody else’s life. There are people who inspire us to do better, be better, and look for the positives every day. Let's recognize these students for making a difference in our lives. Renaissance encourages you to nominate a peer who inspires you. Check your student email for LP’s Most Inspirational Student nomination.


Attention GSA: The second attempt at the pizza party will be today after school in room 331! The pizza will for sure be there this time, so bring your appetite!!


Drama Club will be meeting Tuesday and Thursday this week from 2:50-4:00 in Room 327. New members are always welcome to join!


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 on Monday, February 24th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lauer in room 323.


Are you interested in taking part in Group Interpretation? Well, stop on by room 114 on Wednesday morning at 7:15 to join us and enjoy a sweet treat! Hope to see you then!


Hey Cavs! The Yearbook Staff will be having meetings every day this week and next week after school in room 156 to prep for Sadie on Saturday, February 29th. All welcome to help with prep, and we hope to see you there!


Do you have any suggestions to improve LP? If so, respond to the 'Digital Suggestion Box" email sent to you this morning!


Video game club will be meeting this Thursday in room 002 in the east gym building. We will be playing Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart, rocket league, brawlhalla, madden 18, Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games, and other great games. Come join the video game club at 3 o’ clock in room 002 in the east gym building.


The first round of voting for Sadie's Daisy Mae and Lil' Abner was sent out last Friday and will end Friday, February 21st. In this round, students will nominate 4 senior girls and 4 senior boys. You can find the Google Form to vote in your student email!


Students who are participating in an upcoming spring sport and have not completed ImPACT testing in the last two school years should report to room 326 from 2:00 to 3:30 this Wednesday, February 19th.


Debate club will meet Thursday morning at 7:15 in room 114 to partake in some fun debate topics. We hope to see you there!


Attention students, faculty and staff: We will have lost and found day on Thursday, February 20th. Items that have been turned in will be displayed on tables in the hallway entering 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, glasses 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.


Attention Book Club members:  Our next meeting will be Friday, February 21st at 7:15 am in the Library.  Please join Mrs. Meyer and Mrs. Sadnick for a light breakfast and to discuss our book choices.   New members are always welcome!


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 are available at the Greeter’s desk and must be returned to the Principal’s Office by Tuesday, February 25th.


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


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 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.


Any senior who has completed at least 6 semesters in social science is eligible for the Bertusi Award and may pick up an application for the 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 13th.  The test will be taken on Tuesday March 31th at 2:45 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 Monday, March 30th. Check your school email for more information.