Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Tuesday, October 20, 2020


Happy birthday to the following people who have birthdays this week:

Sunday, October 18: Carlie Miller and Melissa Ramirez

Monday, October 19: Julius Sanchez, Nolan Van Duzer, and Mrs. Sadnick

Tuesday, October 20: Dillon Stuart, Christopher Swayne, Mrs. Newell, and Mrs. Coleman

Wednesday, October 21: Hailley Olson and Aaron Pavy

Thursday, October 22: Lenin Pineda-Gonzalez and Mrs. Simcich

Friday, October 23: Taya Martin, Brenden Ortman, Ms. Kostellic, and Mr. Mickley

Saturday, October 24: Mrs. Gaworski


Attention students: Check out the college visits page under ‘Counseling’, then ‘General Information’ and then under College Information. There are many colleges waiving application fees.


Attention students: Make sure to check out the lphs.net website under scholarships. There were several miscellaneous scholarships recently posted including Coca-Cola, Horatio Alger, and Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship.


Attention all students: The University of Illinois Extension is hosting a six-part online series for youth ages 13 and older called Your Thoughts Matter.  This state-wide program will be facilitated virtually, and will help teens learn to define mental health, how to talk about it with family and friends, and how to help themselves and others. Visit: go.illinois.edu/yourthoughtsmatter for more information.


Hey students: Get out of your rut and into the groove! Join Science Research Club and make that your move! We are meeting this Wednesday, October 21st at 3:00 PM in room 308 to fill out Happy Halloween cards for veterans at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home! We just listened to speaker- Mr. Alex Duncan, a local fire fighter who has traveled to California to fight wildfires! If you would like to help us on Wednesday, October 21st, then please be sure to email Mrs. Depenbrock (adepenbr@lphs.net) or Mrs. Kochis (nkochis@lphs.net) so we know who is coming.   Also, so if you are wanting to join the Science Research Club, then you still can, and we will send you the code if you email us! New members are always welcome!


There are a few recently posted job opportunities listed on the lphs.net website. Check it out!



Quote of the day by Jim Rohn, philosopher: “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.”