Take a Walk on the Wild Side
During the month of October, LHS will be fundraising for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). There will be a Diabetes Awareness Night at the Varsity football game on Friday, October 18. Lexington Wildcats Walk for a Cure team t-shirts will be for sale for $10 and donations will be accepted throughout the stadium. Registration is free – click here to register and donate. Click here to watch a video.
Join us Sunday, November 3 at Finlay Park at 1 p.m. for the 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes.
Announcing the 2013 Lexington District One Career Showcase for all 10th graders. The 2013 Career Showcase is November 1 at River Bluff High School. Lexington High students will be transported to RBHS at 8:30 a.m. on November 1. Permission forms for Lexington High School 10th graders to attend will be distributed in early October. Click here to watch a short video of last year’s Showcase. It may take a minute to load.
Any Junior who is interested in attending the Mid-Carolina Electric Cooperative Youth Tour in Washington, DC during the week of June 14-19 needs to apply online. The application deadline is October 28. Please go to http://www.mcecoop.com/youthTourVideo.aspx to apply.
LexConnect Parent Logins for Grades and Attendance
Parents of students new to LHS may pick up their parent logins for PowerSchool in the Main Office Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Parents will need to show a photo i.d. to identify themselves as the parent/guardian. Parents who have forgotten their PowerSchool logins from last year may contact Kim Oswald in the Main Office for assistance.
FREE Math Tutors
Are you having some trouble with your math class? Could you use some free math tutoring? There will be free math tutoring held in the counseling and advisement department. The tutoring will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:10 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Please come with questions, our free math tutors will be waiting and willing to help.
The LHS Cat Band and Guard annual Fruit Sale has begun! Many varieties of delicious fruit available. Online orders can be made at www.catband.com by clicking on the Support our Annual Fruit Sale icon. Orders can be shipped any where in the US! Local fruit orders will be delivered the week of December 9.
Seniors! Are you shopping for a college? Not sure yet where you would like to apply? Do you know how to find the information that can help you make a better decision about a college choice?
If so, please sign up in the Counseling and Advisement Office to participate in a workshop to help you research colleges, find a good fit, and be better prepared for what lies ahead! The sign-up sheet is on the counter in the Counseling and Advisement Office. Details will follow. You will also need a parent permission form to participate, so when you sign up, but sure to pick up a permission form!
LHS School Improvement Council (SIC) wants YOU!!!
Do you want to help improve Lexington High School? If so, the School Improvement Council wants YOU! Nominations will be accepted for parents of LHS students as well as LHS student representatives to serve on our school’s improvement council. Look under the “GENERAL” tab to submit nominations for parent and student representatives.
Nominations will be accepted until Friday, August 30. Parent elections will be held during our fall Open House on Tuesday, September 3, 6-8 p.m. Student elections will be held during homeroom on September 11.
“Become involved. Everyone has something to contribute.”