Announcements - November 7, 2019

Announcements - November 7, 2019
Posted on 11/07/2019
Cavalier Applications are now available for Governor’s School Summer Residential Academies…please see Ms. Bowers in guidance for more information!

 The Faculty and Staff Collaboration team would like all staff and students to help us celebrate Veteran's Day by writing the name of a veteran or active military military member on a flag sticker and placing it on our wall. We will begin handing out stickers beginning Mon., Nov. 4 during lunches. We have 500 stickers - let's see if we can add 500 names to our wall!

 Attention students: if you are in need of community service hours there is an opportunity to earn hours here at Lakeland. Ms. Sheffield would like assistance with the recycling efforts taking place at Lakeland. This is a great way to become actively involved in helping your community and the environment as well as meeting graduation requirements. For more information, please see Ms. Sheffield in room 223 before or after school.

 SENIORS: class dues are $50. They may be paid to Ms. Manning or Mr. Earls.

 Attention boys interested in playing tennis: there will be boys tennis conditioning on Fri. Nov. 8 at the tennis courts from 3:15 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. make sure you have a ride home. Questions talk to Coach Jay in room 209.

 Faculty, Staff & Students: Get It Together and buckle up! My name is Zoe Riddick and I am a senior here at Lakeland High School and we need you to increase seat belt use! Your participation counts and all you have to do is wear your seat belt every time you get into a car and pledge to always buckle up. The campaign is called “Get It Together”. It is a seat beat challenge between participating high schools in Hampton Roads. So, start wearing your seat belt every time you get into a vehicle and please sign the pledge to always buckle up that we will be passing around. This drive safe Hampton Roads competition is being held from now until February 14, 2020. We will be checking to make sure everyone is wearing his or her seat belt, so please buckle up!

 Future Business Leaders of America is currently accepting donations for project ask to benefit children who are fighting cancer. Please bring some new card games including but not limited to Uno, Goldfish, or playing cards to Mr. Nelson, room 118. Donations will stop Nov. 18th.

 LHS Boys' Basketball try-outs - Tues., Nov. 12, 5:00pm

 The athletic banquet will be held here at Lakeland on Nov. 25th at 6:00 p.m.

 Club photos and makeup photos are Nov. 12th. All teachers have a schedule. Seniors need to select their pose for the yearbook by Nov. 20th. After Nov. 20th, the photography company will select the pose. Anyone who had a senior photo made at another company than candid color needs to send Ms. Krauss an electronic copy of that photo.

 Attention all boys wishing to play soccer: there will be an information meeting on Thursday, Nov. 7th in room 208 at 3:15 p.m. All boys wishing to play must attend or see Mr. Burket before that time. This meeting will affect whether or not you make the soccer team and whether or not you are a starter. Please make sure you have a ride home. See Coach Burket in room 208 if you have questions.

 SENIORS: Chowan will be here next week for onsite admissions to their university, please sign up in the school counseling dept if you are interested in Chowan and want to find out if you got in the same day!

 Attention girls interested in girls’ soccer: there will be conditioning Thurs., Nov. 7th from 3:30-5:00 p.m.

 JUNIORS and SENIORS: if you are interested in taking the Dec. 7th SAT or Dec 14th ACT, please see Mrs. Foster today in guidance to register!

 The Scholastic Bowl team will practice on Tues., Nov 12, 3:15 in room 126.

 The Chick-Fil-A Leadership Team will take club pictures on Tues., Nov. 12, 2019, 9:45. All members, please wear your Chick-Fil-A t-shirts on that day for the picture. Please see Mr. Edwards or Mr. White with any questions.

 Marketing students: just a reminder to sell your popcorn and turn your money in daily. All order forms are due by Thursday, Nov. 14th.

 There will be a DECA meeting on Thursday, Nov. 14 after school in room 230. Students who still want to join DECA may do so on that day.

 The faculty and student corroboration team is starting a campaign to see how many homeless people we can feed during the Thanksgiving season. Only 2 dollars and 8 cents will buy a meal for one homeless person. Let's see how many we can feed a Thanksgiving feast. We will start collecting loose change on Tuesday, Nov. 12th and continue until Nov. 25th.

 Attention students: you are invited to do a drawing. If interested in the superintendent’s school mascot art contest please report to the main office. You have to draw a picture of the Lakeland mascot. These submissions will be judged and winners will be announced by Friday, Dec. 13th.

 Ms. Manning will have a sigh singing bootcamp immediately after school Thurs., Nov. 7th.

 There will be a BIOSTEM meeting Thursday, Nov. 7th after school at 3:10 p.m. in room 215. All members need to come to complete registration.

 There will be a GSA meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 12th at 3:15 p.m. in room 223.

 LHS Boys Basketball Open Training - Thurs., Nov. 7 - JV level - 5:30 - 7p, Varsity level - 6:30 - 8:30p.
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