Announcements - November 2, 2018

Announcements - November 2, 2018
Posted on 11/02/2018
CavalierThe Scholastic Bowl team will practice on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 immediately following school in room 126. Practice will last one hour. Please plan to provide your own transportation or ride the 5:30 bus.

Applications for the Governor's School Summer 2019 Residential Academies are now available. Please see Mrs. Bowers in Guidance for more information and deadlines.

Boys' Tennis conditioning will be held on Fri., Nov. 2 after school at the tennis courts from 3:15 - 5:00. Make sure you have a ride home at 5:00, no late bus. Questions, talk to Coach Jay in Room 209.

English 10 students: signed permission skips to attend the annual CCAP tour are due to your English teacher or Guidance by Mon., Nov. 5, 2018. No permission forms will be accepted after Mon., Nov. 5, 2018

There is a CTE field trip for any ninth grade student on November 15. The trip is to the Hilton in Suffolk and includes a very nice sit-down lunch. Please see Mr. Strauss in room 117 or your English teacher for permission slips and information. Only the first 50 students that turn in the form can go.

Are you looking for scholarships? Do you need to work on getting more community service hours? Didn't make it to Guidance and need to know the quote of the week? Sign up for "Success Central," the Google classroom page for Guidance. Help us reach our goal of at least 100 participants. The 100th member to the page wins a prize. Winner will be announced November 13. Stop by the Guidance Dept. and get the code!

This November the Library Media Center will be running a book drive. Please donate gently used or new books in the red drop-off box in the Library. The Library is also celebrating International Games week November 5-9. Come by and try your hand at board games, video games, break-out boxes, book bingo and puzzles. Earn candy for completing games.

Juniors and Seniors - LWs Lawn Service and MWM Property Management and Investments will be hosting their annual turkey give-away, Sat., Nov. 17. They are looking for five Juniors and/or Seniors from each of the area high schools to volunteer their time for this worthy cause. This will take place:

Location: LWs Lawn Service, 615 Old East Pinner Street, Suffolk, VA
Date/time: Sat., Nov. 17, 9a-4p
Volunteers need to arrive at 8:00a for assignments and instructions. Dress appropriately for the weather as most will be working outside. Students are welcome to either work until 1:00p or stay until 4:00p. Please see your school counselor if your are interested as this is a first come, first serve opportunity.

If you are taking the SAT tomorrow, Sat., Nov. 3, the faculty and staff of Lakeland High school would like to wish you much success. Please enter through the Foreign Language /English hall front doors. Please remember to bring your ID ticket, two #2 pencils, calculator and snacks for breaks. Please arrive no later than 7:45am. Remember - no ID or ticket - no testing!

Attention Swimmers - Lakeland High School's swim team will have it's first practice on Wed., Nov. 7 at 6:30am at the YMCA at Camp Arrowhead. If you have not signed up yet, please see Ms. Eagan in room 109 to do so.

The Ladies of Distinction will meet on Mon., Nov. 5, 2018. They are sponsoring a Coat and Hat Drive for the surrounding Suffolk community. Accepting all sizes of clean gently used and new winter coats, hats, scarves and mittens. These items will be distributed to some of our neediest families. Collection will be Nov. 2-20, 2018. Drop off times: Before and after school in Room 232 (Ms. Snead).

ASVAB sign-ups are now available on the Lakeland website. Students must click the blue link to register. Students must register by Thurs., Nov. 15. Only students in grades 10-12 will be allowed to test.

Indoor track practice will begin Mon., Nov. 5 at 3:30pm sharp. You must have a physical to participate.
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