LCHS Daily Announcements

  Friday, April 21, 2017


SPIRIT WEEK April 17th – April 21st

Friday - “Hats Off to Being Nice!” Hat Day
No one eats alone at lunch. Sit with someone you don’t know or somewhere you don’t usually sit!

Writer’s Week
The LCHS third annual Writer’s Week is April 18 – 21.  This week-long event will be full of inspiring and educational presenters talking to students about the different ways they can tell a story.  Students can go to presentations with their class or attend a presentation on their own by having their teacher sign the Writers Week permission slip to excuse them from class.  Students are responsible for any missed work.  Permission slips must be turned in when checking in for a presentation.  Permission forms can be downloaded from the website or found in the English Office, ILC, or English classrooms.  Students will need their school ID’s for attendance and should report directly to the auditorium on the day & time of the presentation.

Allied Soccer
Our D-117 Allied Soccer game has been moved to Tuesday, April 25th.  The D-117 team will be playing Stevenson here at Lakes at 4:30.  Show your support and come out to watch your classmates take on Stevenson in soccer!!

School Store News
The Booster Club School Store is one-stop shopping for all your Lakes clothing, gift ideas, decals, stickers, and more.  Stop in and check it out!!
The school store is open Monday, Wednesday, & Friday during lunch hours.  Lakes wear is also available in the Main Office Monday – Friday from 7:00 am – 3:30 pm.  The Main Office is cash or check only, exact change is appreciated.

Lost your bracelet, glasses, phone, lunchbox, sweatshirt….?  Check out the Lost and Found in the Student Services Office.  Small items are held behind the desk so please ask us!

Forgot your lunch?  Left your cleats at home?  Need your homework?  Maybe someone knows you need/want this item and brought it to school for you, but how will you know?
Check the “Message Board” by the Dean’s Office.  If you have an item, there will be a note with your name on it directing you to where your item can be picked up.
Even if you are not expecting something, take a look at the board.  See a friend’s name on the board?......let them know.

Anime/Manga Club (Ms. Goldkind)  Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Archery Club (Ms. Schulze) Weather permitting, we will meet outside the locker rooms every Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:00.  No experience needed.  Please contact Ms. Schulze at for more information.

Art Club (Mrs. Adams) Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Astronomy Club (Mr. Mazur) Meeting every Tuesday in room C202 at 3pm.

Bass Fishing Team (Mr. Cardarella/Mr. Gedville)  The team will be participating at the NLCC Bass Fishing Tournament on Friday, April 21.  Good catch!

Book Club (Ms. Doyle) Meeting every Friday in the ILC after school.  Visit our webpage for more information:

Chess Club (Mr. Tad-y/Ms. Rauchfuss/Ms. Kaisserlian)  Meeting in room C201B on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Evergreen Club (Mr. Newton) Meetings are in room C204 on Wednesdays at 3pm.

FCCLA (Ms. Harrington/Ms. Schneider)  Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Freshmen Class Student Council (Ms. Lehman)  Meeting in room C239 on Tuesday, April 25th.

Gaming Club (Mr. Blevins)  Meeting in the Situation Room on Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. 

German Club (Ms. Haines)  Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

GSA (Ms. Comito/Mrs. Cornelius/Mrs. Smith) Meeting on Tuesdays in room C106/C107 from 3 – 3:30 pm.

History Club (Mr. Krecker) Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Interact Club (Ms. Reynolds/Mr. Seketa)  Meetings are every Wednesday night at 7pm at Antioch Community High School in the Idea Center.  Interact Club is a district club with students from Antioch and Lakes with a commitment to service above self.  Everyone is welcome.  For more information, see Mrs. Reynolds!

Junior Class Student Council (Ms. Sager) Meeting in room C323 on Wednesdays at 3:00 pm

Key Club (Ms. Curtis)  We meet every Monday in room C208B at 3:00 pm.  If you’re interested in helping others and getting involved in your community, please check out Key Club.  Any questions, see Ms. Curtis who can be found in Room C208A most of the day.

Math Team (Mr. Phelan/Mr. Valsa)  Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

MENHARMONIC (Mr. Johnston) Men’s choir meeting in the Choir Room, B209 on Tuesdays at 3 – 3:30 pm.

National Art Honor Society (Ms. Adams & Mr. Shifley) Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

National Honor Society (Mrs. Baur/Mrs. Gusler) Our last meeting is Monday, May 1st at 3:00 pm in the cafeteria. All spring hours are due on Monday, May 1st. You can drop them off as they are completed to Mrs. Gusler in the Sienna Team Room or bring them to the meeting.

Operation Snowball (Ms. DeJoy) Watch here for next meeting day and time info.  Operation Snowball is an international alcohol, tobacco, and other drug-use prevention program focusing on leadership development to empower youth to lead drug-free lives.

Prom Committee (Ms. Schilz)  Meeting every Monday after school in B201.  Contact Ms. Schilz with any questions.

Psychology Club (Ms. Reilly/Ms. Reynolds) Meeting every Monday in April in room C117 at 3:00 pm.

Robotics Club (Mr. Strzyinski) Meeting in room C238 on Wednesdays from 3:00 – 5:00 pm

S.A.L.T. (Mr. Gedville/Mr. Gialo)  Next meeting is Monday, May 8th in the Auditorium at 8:00 am.

Scholastic Bowl (Ms. Cornelius)  Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Sophomore Class (Ms. Cross) Meetings will be on Wednesdays after school in C315A.  All sophomores are welcome to attend!

Spanish Club (Ms. Stronsky) Watch here for next meeting day and time info.

Student Council (Ms. Malec/Ms. Cross)  Remaining meeting date for April is Thursday, April 27th.  All are welcome!

Tri-M (Mr. Johnston/Mr. Kastor)  A music honor society that promotes music education and enhancing the community through music.  We meet every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month in room B210.  Members need to be inducted to attend meetings.

Uncharted Club (Mrs. Miller) Meeting on Friday mornings at 6:30 am in the Commons.

Women’s Choir (Mr. Johnston) Meeting in the Choir Room, B209 on Tuesdays at 3 – 3:30 pm.

Writing Club (Ms. Doyle)  Meeting every Monday after school in the ILC .

Fine Arts

Upcoming Art Shows!
**April 21st:  Antioch Women’s Club Art Show featuring work from Lakes, Antioch, AUGS, Millburn, Palombi, etc. hosted at Antioch from 7:00-9:00 pm
**April 28th:  Northern Lake County Conference Art Show hosted at Grant 5:30-8:00pm

**May 4th:  Spring Lakes Student Art Show hosted in the front foyer 6:00-8:00pm


DO YOU LOVE TO DANCE? Do you want to share your passion for dance with others? Do you want to dance under the lights at football games? Then you should tryout for the Dance Team!  The Lakes Dance Team is holding tryouts at the end of this month.  Please contact Coach Chilcote with any questions.

Tryout Agenda:
Monday-April 24th 5:30-8:00pm
Tuesday-April 25th 5:30 – 8:00pm
Wednesday-April 26th is optional
TRYOUTS ARE Thursday-April 27th 4:00 - ?
Please email Coach Chilcote if you have any questions.

Cheerleading Tryouts
Cheer tryouts will be May 3- 5th in the cafeteria.  Contact Ms. Miller if you have any questions:

Ignite passion and discovery in every student
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