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Governor’s Honors Program – Summer 2015
Attention, sophomores and juniors! If you love learning and excel in an academic area or have a talent in fine arts and want to spend four weeks next summer in a college atmosphere with other like minded students, please attend the Governor’s Honors informational meeting on Thursday, September 11 at 7:45 a.m. or 3:35 p.m. in room 818. If you are unable to attend the meeting, fine arts students should see Mr. Mori in the band room, and those with an interest in an academic area should see Mrs. Grable in room 818. Information about the program can be found on the state website.
GHP for home schoolers in the Lassiter district:
Senior Parent Meeting on Wednesday, September 10
Lassiter High School is hosting a “Senior Parent Meeting” on Wednesday, September 10 in the Lassiter Concert Hall at 7:00 p.m. The topics covered include, the college application process, an overview of various college expectations concerning GPAs, standardized test scores such as the SAT and ACT, and the requirements for the HOPE scholarship. We will also discuss and explore the impact that community service and club activity can have during the college application process. Lassiter administration will be meeting with the entire senior class on Thursday, September 11 to discuss expectations for the 2014-2015 school year. Additionally, the counselors are visiting with all seniors on September 3 during classroom guidance activities to cover these topics as well. We look forward to having a great year with the “Class of 2015!”
Freshman Parent Meeting on Monday, September 22
Our “Freshman Parent Meeting” is on Monday, September 22 in the Lassiter Concert Hall at 7:00 p.m. We will provide an overview, for parents, of what to expect over the next four years. Topics of discussion will include: graduation requirements, standardized testing over the next four years (End of Course, SAT, ACT, Georgia High School Writing Test, Advanced Placement), GPA calculation, Community Service, ASE (Academic Support and Enrichment), and an overview of the various curriculum options and levels. Lassiter administration met with the entire freshman class on August 12 to discuss expectations for the 2014-2015 school year. Additionally, the counselors will visit with all ninth graders during a classroom guidance lesson during the last week in September.
Probe College Fairs
We invite all students, especially juniors and seniors, to attend the upcoming probe college fairs to learn about colleges in Georgia and surrounding states. View the flier for dates and locations.
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!
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