Class of 2017, you have been invited to share your experiences through LPS’s Senior Q & A Form. Students’ responses will be highlighted on the LPS website during the month of May. If you would like to participate go to the LPS home page at https://docs.google.com/a/class.lps.org/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdWJLmW4Iruh1E3-oMHPnAQs9ohHm2UHi1cEd1RsVoby_WNoQ/viewform.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Check out the new scholarships this week! New Scholarships
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!
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.