Daily Announcements

friday, MARCH 23, 2018


Daily Announcements

Friday, March 23, 2018

Operation Clean Break Freshman Student Council is collecting travel size personal grooming items (like those found in vacation hotels) such as toothpaste, shampoo, body wash, and lotion to package with socks for those in need. Collection boxes are in all Wellness for Life classes. The class with the most items wins a trophy and treat. Please help us help others while you enjoy a safe and restful Spring Break. Thank you. Bring for the better. Questions? Cindy Rogna crogna@lfschools.net

Create @ LFHS Library as we celebrate Teen Tech Week, March 19-23. All week long during lunches, activities will be set up exploring technology from the past, present, and future. Join us for scavenger hunts, stop-motion animation, robot races, and Oculus Rift virtual reality!

High School ARTS WEEK- Ragdale will hold their FREE week-long summer intensive program for creative writing, visual art and performance workshops for up to 60 students from July 23-27. Interested students can fill out an online application at www.ragdale.org by April 20th. Questions call Marita Seaberg at 847-234-1063.

Big 2 Little Club is now accepting applications for the Spring Semester. Students participating in Big 2 Little mentor Kindergarten through 3rd grade students at Evelyn Alexander School in North Chicago on Wednesdays after school from 3:30pm to 5:15pm. Applications are available in Mr. Panfil's office in the Counseling office (Room 102E).

LFHS Sports Signing Day- Attention Senior Student Athletes….the next official Sports Signing Day is Wednesday, April 11th. If you’re receiving a National Letter of Intent or a Letter of Commitment to participate in athletics at the college level next year we would like to include you in our recognition event. Please see Ms. Perera in the Athletic Department to confirm details of your attendance, what sport and what school you’ll be attending next year. Recognition ceremony begins at 3:30pm in the Student Dining Room.

Environmental Club meets every Monday in room 206 after school for discussion and action to help the environment. Contact Mr. Mergl in the Math Resource Center for the date of the next meeting.

Art Club - We will meet back at Little Scouts for art club on Mondays after school. We hope to see you there! YOU can take the activity bus that leaves right after school over to West Campus.

Continental Thrift: A Shop for Social Justice is located in the old snack shop! The shop is open every Thursday from 11:45 am – 12:20 pm & Friday from 7:40 – 8:05 am.We have a great selection, check us out! DONATIONS: we need: jeans, pants, leggings, tops, blouses, t-shirts, athletic wear, winter hats, scarves, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, purses, totes, etc. All donations must be lightly worn, pre-washed and not damaged. Continental Thrift is sponsored by the LFHS Human Rights Club. Contacts: Ms. McKee, Rebecca Guo, Lili DeFilippis, or Maliha Yousuf.

Model UN – Are you interested in international problems and crises? Want to improve your public speaking skills? Join Model UN! Meeting Tuesdays from 6:30-7:30 in room 382. If you have questions please contact Mr. Simmons (gsimmons@lfschools.net) or Mrs. Grosskopf (lgrosskopf@lfschools.net)

Glee Club rehearses Tuesday mornings from 7:25 – 8:10 in room 83. If you love to sing, cover every Tuesday. All singing levels are welcome. Contact person: Mr. Haskett (thaskett@lfschools.net).

Debate Team meets every Tuesday from 3:25-5:00 p.m. in the library classroom. Contact person: Mr. Wanninger (jwanninger@lfschools.net).

Chess Club meets Tuesday and Thursdays in the Library from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Players at all levels are welcome and it’s a great place to learn the game. Contact person: Mr. Woodruff (pwoodruff@lfschools.net).

EmbRACE meets regularly on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays each month after school in the Wedge Café. EmbRACE is open to ALL students at ANY time throughout the school year. Contact: Ms. Lyons (alyons@lfschools.net)

Bass Club Fishing Club will meet every Thursday in room 141c from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Contact person: Mr. Harmsen (jharmsen@lfschools.net).

Yo Yo Club meets Thursdays in room 382. Contact person: Michelle Lawrenz (mlawrenze@lfschools.net).

Young Idea meets Thursdays in the Public Room from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Contact persons: Mr. Juliano (jjuliano@lfschools.net) or Dr. Dukats (mdukats@lfschools.net).

YOUNG IDEA magazine is still accepting submissions for publication in the 2018 issue. Submit visual art or writing: tinyurl.com/youngidea2018 .

Seniors - All graduation announcements that were not picked up are in Room 104. Additional announcements are available @ $2 each through Herff/Jones. Contact Mrs. Rogna for details. crogna@lfschools.net