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    Monday March 13, 2017

    Every day, more than 3,000 kids under 18 try smoking for the first time and 700 kids become new regular, daily smokers. Tobacco use is still the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S., killing more than 480,000 people every year. Wednesday, March 15th is Kick Butts Day. Come see Key Club during lunch on Wednesday, and sign the banner to be tobacco free, receive some awesome prizes and enter a raffle to win a $15 chipotle gift card. There will be 5 gift card winners, 1 student from each class, and a staff member.


    Attention Educators Rising members: Our next meeting is Wednesday, March 15th, after school in Ms. Stephenson’s Room. We will be writing back to our elementary school pen pals and discussing topics in the world of education. Everyone is welcomed to attend! Refreshments will be provided.


    Are you a senior planning to attend college next year and major in education?  If this is you, there are opportunities for $500 scholarships available through the Lakewood Teachers Association.  Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of financial need, scholastic achievement, extracurricular activities and an essay. Further information about the on-line application is available in the guidance department and on the LHS web page. Completed applications are due on Friday, April 7, 2017. It’s not too soon to get started!


    The bookroom is accepting AP exam registrations now thru next Wednesday, March 22nd. A deposit of $15 per exam is due with the registration.


    Seniors! If you are interested in representing your class and speaking at commencement, please sign up in the cafeteria, outside room C215 or outside of the Bookroom. Tryouts will take place after school on March 20th. Questions, see Mr. Lamphear in C215.


    The 2017 After Prom Committee is having an Angelo’s fundraiser this Wednesday, March 15th.


    Rangerette & Flag clinics & tryouts will be coming up soon. The Rangerette clinics are March 20th thru the 22nd with tryouts on Thursday, March 23rd. The Flags clinics are April 3rd thru the 6th, with tryouts on Friday, March 7th.  Both are at Garfield Middle School gym and they are both scheduled from 4-6pm each day.


    The senior promise 2017 slogan campaign entries are due this Wednesday, March 15th. Submit your entries to


    Join Club ID tomorrow at 3:15 in C219, Mr. Overholt’s room, to discuss our recent Diversity and Leadership event and to enjoy some fun games with friends. Refreshments will be provided!


    Looking for a great summer job?  Lakewood Recreation is now hiring enthusiastic and responsible students for summer jobs as lifeguards, pool attendants, concession workers, baseball scorekeepers and more!  Complete an application at  Lifeguard training courses are available this spring – sign up today!


    Hey Seniors! If you haven’t ordered your senior T-shirts, there’s still time. You know you’re going to want a T-shirt when you see fellow classmates wearing them.


    Hey everyone! We’ve raised over $9,000 for St. Baldrick’s. We are striving for $10,000! Help us get there! Feel free to find Mr. Stelter in C121 or Mr. Wondrak in C114 to donate! Thanks! Let’s Conquer Childhood Cancers!



    Today’s ala cartes in the cafeteria are:

    Taco Wedges .50¢

    Deep Dish Turkey Pepperoni Pizza $2.50

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