2017 Peter Kiewit Summer Academies

The Peter Kiewit Institute in Omaha is offering summer academies. The Holland Academy of Excellence is June 11-14 and is for students who excel in math or science and have an interest in engineering and technology. The PKI/OPPD Sustainability Academy is July 24-27.  Students will leave with a knowledge of biomimicry and how it fits into sustainability.  Both academies are open to all high school students and limited to 40 participants. To apply or for more information visit http://www.pki.nebraska.edu/. The deadline has been extended to May 15th.

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College/Military visits for the week of April 24

April 27 – University of Kansas at 11:15 AM
April 28 – The Creative Center at 9:00 AM

Students must sign up for all college visits in the Counseling Center.

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Youth Leadership Lincoln

Applications are now available in the Counseling Center for current 9th grade students.  The program provides an interactive, hands-on experience to build leadership skills and a life-long commitment to community service. Participants have the opportunity to meet with community leaders from all areas of society and learn first-hand how youth leadership can make a difference. The application deadline is Friday, May 19, 2017.

You can also download the application at http://www.leadershiplincoln.org/programs/actioncenter/youth.html.

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Seniors, Request You Final Transcript

Seniors planning on attending a post-secondary school MUST fill out a (green) “Request for Final Transcript” form and return it to the registrar’s office before a final transcript can be sent.  Forms are available in the registrar’s office, which is located in the Counseling Center.  Final transcripts will not be mailed until after June 7, 2017.   Class ranks and grade-point averages will not be available until June 6, 2017.

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No New Scholarships This Week

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2017 Summer School

Summer school will be held June 1-July 14 at North Star High School (no school July 3 & 4).  Period one starts at 8:00 am and concludes at 9:50 am.  Period two begins at 10:00 am and concludes at 11:50 am.  Attendance is monitored closely and students will be dropped from class when they have been absent 5 times (3 times for a quarter class) – regardless of the reason.

East students may register for summer school in the East High Counseling Center on the following dates:

Week of April 18:    Current LPS Seniors Only
Week of April 24:    Current LPS Seniors & Juniors Only
Week of May 1-10:  Current 9-12 LPS Students

  • NO registrations will be accepted after May 10 at East.
  • Payment for summer school must be made at the time of registration and parent/guardian signature is required. Be sure to keep your receipt.
  • Late/Open registration will be May 31 and June 1 at North Star High School.
  • Schedules will be mailed home May 22.

Tuition              Credit Hours

$65.00…………….2.5 credit hours
$130.00…………. 5.0 credit hours
$60.00…………… each additional 5.0 credit course

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New Scholarships

Check out the new scholarships this week! New Scholarships

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Graduation Walk at Morley

Any senior who attended Morley E.S. and would like to participate in this year’s Graduation Walk at Morley needs to see Mrs. Cruickshank in the Counseling Center by May 5th.  It’s a great way to give back and you could be inspiring a future SPARTAN!

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What To Expect On Graduation Day

Graduation is Sunday, May 28, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. This video will help you know what to expect on graduation day.

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College/Military visits for the week of April 10

April 10 – No School – Music Invite
April 11 – College of St. Mary @ 9:00 AM
April 11 – United States Air Force (lunch hour)
April 12 – United States Navy (lunch hour)
April 13 – University of Missouri-Kansas City @ 11:00 AM
April 13 – NE Army National Guard (lunch hour)
April 13 – Midland University @ 1:15 PM
April 14 – No School – Good Friday

Students must sign up in the Counseling Center for all college visits.

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