Monday, December 14, 2020

Monday, December 14, 2020


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

Sunday, December 13: Kyle Ambrose, Nicholas Helton

Monday, December 14: Alyssa Batiz, Mrs. Brandner

Thursday, December 17: Tristen Gebhardt, Adriana Knowles

Friday, December 18: Brendan Funk, Makenzie Hamilton, Michael Keeling, Katelyn Lamps

Saturday, December 19: Evan Kibilka


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


Sunday, December 20: Kasi George, Nolan Glynn, Storm Hannen

Monday, December 21: Christopher Garcia, Keira Kiersnowski, Anna Larios

Tuesday, December 22: Landon Arthur, Christopher Bergeron, Ian Kelly

Thursday, December 24: Alexander Angelini, Robert Bosi, Jeremy Cavaletto

Monday, December 28: Savannah Bernhardt

Tuesday, December 29: Emma Berry

Wednesday, December 30: Nicholas Lehn

Thursday, December 31: Alyssa Buckley


Attention current freshmen:  Requests for sophomore classes must be entered into PowerSchool by January 8th.  Please email your counselor if you have questions.


Attention sophomores and juniors:  Requests in PowerSchool must be completed by January 14th.  Please email your counselor if you have questions.


Attention seniors:  A $5000 scholarship is being awarded from James Hardie.  The application is due on March 19th.  Check out the website under Illinois Valley scholarships for more information.


Attention seniors: The Illinois Valley Hispanic Partnership Council is awarding a $500 scholarship. This application, two letters of recommendation, a current transcript, and your essay are to be delivered to your high school counselor by Friday, March 12, 2021. For more information, visit the counseling website under local scholarships.


Attention juniors: The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Scholarship is a full-ride scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. Any high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2022 is eligible to apply. All applications must be completed online and submitted by Wednesday, January 20,2021. For more information, check out the website under miscellaneous scholarships.


Attention seniors: If you attended Tonica Grade School, there’s a $300 scholarship being offered. Check out the LPHS webpage under LP scholarships for more information.


Attention seniors: The LP Scholarships will be opening up on January 1. Check out the LP website for more information on these scholarships.


Attention seniors: A scholarship called “Illinois School Counselor Association (ISCA) is offering (7) $1,000 scholarships. Check it out under the website under miscellaneous scholarships. The deadline is February 12, 2021.


Attention juniors and seniors: Want to get connected with colleges and potential scholarships? By signing up for the Student Search Service, you give College Board permission to share information like your name and score range with colleges and scholarship programs to mail or email information to you.  Learn more in your LP email or on the LP counseling website


Here’s the quote of the day by Thomas Edison: “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.”