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Lassiter Student Authors
Thirty-four Lassiter High School and Mabry Middle School students have co-authored the book I Will Make a Difference: Students Aspire to Inspire with noted authors, Gary Martin Hays and Adam Weart. The students’ goals range from providing safe drinking water to under-developed countries to ending body image issues. The e-book is available for purchase at amazon.com for only $0.99 cents. All proceeds from the sale of this book are being donated to Keep Georgia Safe, a 501 (c)(3) organization with the mission to provide safety education and crime prevention training here in Georgia.
Lassiter Recognized As A 2014 Advanced Placement Honor School
On February 24, 2014, State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge named 462 Advanced Placement Honor Schools. Advanced Placement (AP) classes and exams are administered by the College Board, which also administers the SAT. AP classes offer rigorous college-level learning options to students in high school. Students who receive a 3, 4, or 5 on AP exams may receive college credit. Lassiter is pleased to announce that we were recognized as a 2014 AP Stem School, 2014 AP Stem Achievement School, and a 2014 AP Merit School.
The 2014 AP Honor Schools are named in five categories, based on the results of the 2014 AP classes and exams:
The LHS PTSA is offering five $1,000.00 scholarships to qualifying seniors. Seniors interested in the scholarships must complete an application and answer three essay questions focused on their community service efforts throughout their high school years. Community service through school clubs, honor societies, athletics, or outside the school is applicable when completing the PTSA scholarship application.
All seniors must be a 2013-2014 PTSA member. Seniors that are not currently PTSA Members may join PTSA if they wish to apply for this scholarship opportunity. Please attach $5.00 (new members only) with your scholarship application when submitting for consideration.
Scholarship applications are available in the counseling office and are due no later than March 26, 2014 to the main office. Direct all scholarship questions to Patti Lavender with "PTSA Scholarship" in the subject line.
The Lassiter High School prom is quickly approaching. This year prom will be at the Fox Theatre on March 15, from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Please view the flyer for more information about this incredible night. Thanks!
We will offer Summer Academy in June 2014. For more information on dates and classes available, please view the updated flyer. Thanks!
AP Exam Registration
AP exam registration is coming soon. Check out the registration flyer for details.
2nd Semester 2013-14 Lassiter High School Parking
All sophomore thru senior licensed drivers may apply for 2nd semester parking in Mrs. Gross’s office, room 319 (at Trojan head in skylight) for $50 beginning Monday, December 9. Payments can be made online (must attach a copy of the online receipt), by check, or exact cash (attach payment to papers). We will give out decals at the basketball concession stand Tuesday-Thursday, December 17-19 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Students who owe book, media, or parking fines have to pay them first before getting a parking decal. Book fines are paid to Mrs. Herndon in the media center; media fines are paid in media center and parking fines are paid to Mrs. Gross’s office, Room 319 (skylight). Students must bring paid receipt before applying for decal.
Students cannot apply for a parking decal if they had six or more unexcused tardies or seven or more unexcused absences last semester. You will have to wait until 45 school days have gone by since the last tardy/absence. See Ms. Gross, Room 319 (skylight) for eligibility date to purchase a decal.
You will have an assigned lot. Parking in each lot will be first come, first serve each school day. Do not park in spaces marked staff.
To expedite the process, please complete the following forms ahead of time, and bring them to Ms. Gross’s office, all stapled together, in the order shown below:
If getting decal first time:
If registering same car second semester:
If registering different car second semester:
Earn Free Money and Supplies for LHS!
You can help our school earn free money and supplies just by shopping! LHS is partnering with the community rewards programs at Target, Kroger, and Coca Cola. The rewards we earn just by buying our favorite products will go toward purchasing things like sports equipment and necessary classroom supplies. Please view the flyer for more details on how you can participate in this fun and easy fundraiser!
New District Calendars
The Cobb County Board of Education has recently approved calendars for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years. Please visit the Cobb County School District to view the calendars.
Earning Credit Through Demonstrating Subject Area Competency (Testing Out)
Beginning in the 2013-14 school year, students will have the option of testing out of a high school course. The deadline to submit a registration form to the school counseling office is February 21.
Rise Above Ordinary
We are Lassiter High! Let us show you how we are anything but ordinary. We invite you to sit back and enjoy our video showcase featuring the best we have to offer--our amazing students! We are dedicated to reaching excellence and climbing higher!
Accident Avoidance Workshops
Lassiter High School will host AAA accident avoidance workshops in the spring and summer of 2014. Dates are available below. Please take a moment to view this flyer for additional information.
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