January 27, 2014 (English)

Posted on Jan 27, 2014

YEAR 16, ISSUE 3

JANUARY 27, 2014

CALENDAR

 

January 29 – Senior Portfolio Day

January 29 – Financial Aid Workshop, 6-8pm

January 31 – No School – Lunar New Year

January 31 – Winter Formal at Metronome, 6-11

February 3 – No School – Staff Wellness Day

February 17 – No School – President’s Day

February 19 – Chevys Fundraiser

                                             

ALL SCHOOL MEETING

During our ASM this past Friday, we celebrated many of our hard-working students. We awarded Honor Roll certificates to approximately 40% of our student body, who all achieved a 3.0-4.0 GPA. We also presented SWO awards to 32 exemplary students, who consistently demonstrated qualities of our School Wide Outcomes.

 

CHEVYS FUNDRAISER

The Parent Association will be hosting a fundraiser at Chevys in South San Francisco on Wednesday, February 19 from 4-9pm. Chevys will donate 15% of the proceeds back to our school. Bring your family and friends for a good time!

 LEGALLY ASIAN CONFERENCE

The Asian American Bar Association will be hosting the 5th Annual Legally Asian Conference on Saturday, February 22 from 10am-4pm at Golden Gate University. This event will feature discussions about law school and what students can do with a law degree, with a focus on Asian and Pacific Islander issues. For more information: http://tinyurl.com/LegallyAsian2014

 SAT CLASSES

LHS is offering an extremely beneficial 18-hour SAT class for $179.  This 3-hour class will occur every Saturday for 6 weeks, from March through April.  This class is a great investment that will prepare students significantly for the SAT test in May. Students will need to sign up with their advisors ASAP if they are interested. The final payment is due on Friday, February 14.

 FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP REMINDER

Senior Parents! Do you need help filling out FASFA application? If so, join us at the Cash for College financial aid workshop on 1/29 from 6-8pm to get your questions answered and a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship!

 WINTER FORMAL DANCE UPDATE

Tickets to the winter formal have been discounted to $20 for general admission, $15 for SWO Award winners, and $10 for Honor Roll students. This dance will be a great event with a wonderful venue, food, and even a photo booth! For more information, contact Student Life Coordinator, Alberto Salinas, at asalinas@leadershiphigh.org

DONATIONS

The LHS main office and classrooms would greatly benefit from the following items: boxes of tissues, Clorox wipes, cough drops and feminine products. If you are able to donate any of these items, please bring them to the main office, room #301.

If you have items for the Parent Press, or would like to receive them via e-mail, please contact our Office Manager, Emma Cizek at ecizek@leadershiphigh.org

THANK YOU!