The holidays are a time to celebrate with those who make our lives better. If you or someone you know would benefit from a little extra help celebrating this year, there are many programs and resources available in the Lincoln area. Please CLICK HERE for an overview of these programs, or connect with your LSW school counselor to learn more.
Rotary District 5650 is currently seeking and accepting nominations for Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA). RYLA camp (April 5-7, 2019), an intensive 3-day training program for High School Sophomores and Juniors that helps participants think critically about important issues and share ideas with talented peers, learn how to coordinate and lead community service projects, discuss the importance of good governance… Read more »
Families of students in the graduating class of 2022, if you were unable to attend the Freshmen Family Meeting the evening of October 23, we have included the information shared in the presentation below. Please also note that 9th grade students have an activity posted in their Class of 2022 Google Classroom that will help them prepare for small group… Read more »
Students and families can visit with representatives from colleges across the state, region, and nation during the Lincoln Area College Fair, Sunday, September 16 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Southeast Community College, 8800 O Street. Admission is free. The College Fair, sponsored by EducationQuest Foundation and the Nebraska Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers, will also feature financial aid presentations…. Read more »
SCC has released the dates for their fall 2018 Discovery Days. This experience gives students, parents, teachers, and counselors the opportunity to tour an SCC campus and discover the numerous opportunities available. Participants will learn about each program on the campus they visit, have the opportunity to speak individually with instructors and staff, and learn what it takes to be… Read more »
Lincoln Public Schools has created a new resource for LPS students who are looking for jobs or learning opportunities. Check it out at the link below, or by using JumpCode JELO in the search box at LPS.org. Single Sign On is required with your LPS login information. Job & Extended Learning Opportunities for LPS Students Website
Not able to make the Junior Family Meeting on August 28th? No worries – we have gathered all of that information for you right here. Below you will find the presentations from our group and breakout sessions for juniors and their families. You can also view the junior letter, which includes important information regarding testing during junior year, scholarship planning,… Read more »
Next Tuesday, April 17, from 5:30-6:45pm at the Nonprofit Hub, Lead Up** will host a forum called “Apply Yourself”. It will feature three panelists from YMCA, HyVee and Gallup. This forum will focus on finding and successfully securing a first job or summer employment with an emphasis on helping students learn that first jobs are more than just a way to make some money, but rather… Read more »
The Freshman Family Meeting was held on Tuesday, October 24th. Please click here to view the power point.
Juniors and their families are encouraged to attend the Junior Family Meeting on Tuesday, August 29th at 6:30 pm in the LSW Auditorium. The contact person is Dr. Simpson-Kirkland.