Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

 

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

Sunday, February 14: Christopher Flores, Alison Gatza

Monday, February 15: Mrs. Mahaffey

Tuesday, February 16: Brooklyn Lowery

Wednesday, February 17: Lizbeth Gonzalez, Madilyn Knowles

Thursday, February 18: Johnny Gallardo, Angelo Giacobazzi

Friday, February 19: Eric Lightle

 

This is a reminder that there will be Special Olympics practice in the North Balcony today, February 16th from 3:00 to 4:00.

 

There will be a yearbook meeting Wednesday, February 17th at 2:40PM.

 

Freshman and Sophomore Board members: make sure to get your pizza order forms in to Mrs. Theisinger or Mrs. Liebhart no later than today.

 

Do you want to create an app for your phone or tablet? Do you want to program a self-driving car? Join the Computer Club this Friday at 2:40. Contact Mr. Bjerkaas in room 341 for more information.

 

Attention Seniors. LP Honor Society applications are available at the Greeter’s desk and must be returned to the Principal’s Office by Monday, February 22nd.

SENIORS CHECK YOUR EMAIL. All eligible seniors have been sent an email with the application. 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.

 

Attention seniors: There’s a $500 scholarship opportunity under miscellaneous scholarships on the lphs.net webpage for a senior pursuing higher education in the office professional, secretarial, or business-related field.

 

Attention students: The City of LaSalle has several summer employment opportunities for students. For more information, go under the lphs.net under employment opportunities. Deadline is April 1st.

 

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. The deadline to return the application is March 13th.  The test will be taken on Tuesday, March 30th at 1:30 in room 128.

 

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 128 at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 6th. Check your school email for more information.

 

Here’s the quote of the day by Robert F. Kennedy: “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.”

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