Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Tuesday, December 15, 2020


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

Monday, December 14: Serenity Torres

Tuesday, December 15: Anthony McCottrell, Anna McLaughlin

Wednesday, December 16: Brodie Moss, Shea Rathburn

Thursday, December 17: Eric Poole, Caden Sluder

Friday, December 18: Angelina Nushardt

Saturday, December 19: Abigail Poole, Gage Swiskoski


Attention seniors: The LP Scholarships will be opening up on January 1. Check out the LP website for more information on these scholarships. https://www.lphs.net/Page/346


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 https://www.lphs.net/cms/lib/IL01904775/Centricity/Domain/29/College%20Board%20Student%20Search%20Service.pdf


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.  Applications are due on March 19th.  You can find more information on this scholarship on the lphs.net webpage under Illinois Valley Scholarships.


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



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


Sunday, December 20: Antonio Rodriguez, Breanna Sondgeroth, Aiden Ventura

Monday, December 21: Allexa Pabian, Elijah Safranek, Alexandra Serratos, Aubreanna Smith, and Mrs. Mini

Tuesday, December 22: Tanner Rogel, Cecilia Zurinski

Wednesday, December 23: Mr. Lee

Thursday, December 24: Michael Wozniak, Mr. Vickery

Friday, December 25: Anna Lush, Aniyah McCottrell

Sunday, December 27: Camryn Piscia, Levi Reed, Mary Whaley, Noah Willis

Monday, December 28: Dylan McVey

Wednesday, December 30: Mason Pangrcic

Thursday, December 31: Joseph Pappas, Kali Romagnoli, Mrs. Rutkowski


Here’s the quote of the day by Oprah Winfrey: “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.”