For all those getting ready to graduate and wishing to kick back and dress up for a night, PROM is finally here! This upcoming Friday from 8-11 at the Statler! Don’t forget your tickets and your signed notes excusing you early (as you won’t be let out during the duration during the event YOU MUST STAY THE WHOLE TIME!) Schools out! It’s party time!
Looking for a grande old time and a way to support a good cause? Great! You’re in luck! This upcoming Thursday the 14th at 5:00PM roll on out to LACS for Zydeco Prom hosted as a senior project by Carson Jordan 12’! Tickets are $10 and all proceeds will go to Sister Audrey in New Orleans towards helping her to finish fixing her house so she can move back in. She has been out of her home...
Upcoming Dates To Remember!
June 19: 8th Grade Graduation, at the LACS Amphitheatre at 6! June 20: LACS Senior Graduation, 7pm at Kulp Auditorium in IHS. Come on out and celebrate this momentous occasion with your family and fellow classmates!
Senior Appreciation Needs Appreciators!
Talk to Caleb Church to pay tribute to your favorite senior before this Wednesday!
Return Your Library Books!
The library needs their books you guys! Get them back there by the end of this week!
Senior Meeting Tomorrow!
Tomorrow at Lunch in the Theater to talk about very important things such as Senior Meetings, Graduation and a sprankling of other things.
If you’re interested in becoming a WAM Mentor next year talk to Celia or anyone in the core team!
Ohmygolly okay, So I feel like I need to apologize to y’all for kind of dropping the ball on the blarg here for the past few weeks. I’ve been super swamped and haven’t made the right amount of time to keep things up and running here so for that I must say I am sorry. Also sorry to anyone who looked for me on Friday to sit with when taking notes about the announcements,...
Look out y’all, the snow is a-fallin’! Bundle up and drink some hot chocolate because all Ithaca City Schools are CA-LOSED today! Enjoy and be safe!
Salad Bar Volunteers
Anyone interested in giving a helping hand with the new-founded Salad bars should contact Laurel, Dan, Amanda, Emily, Selene or anyone else in localvores.
Lost Item: Blue Flashdrive
If anyone finds a Blue Flashdrive with a bunch-ton of Maria Alfaro’s own personal written work on it, then they should return it to her as soon as possible!
Found Item: the Hunger Games
If somebody accidentally returned their own personal copy of the Hunger Games to the school library and wants it back they can reclaim it from Mary the ever-so-lovely library clerk anytime during the school day in the library.
Video Senior Team Meeting
Y’all have a meeting with Mike Levy at lunch on Friday!
Limits of Loyalty
This Wednesday during 3rd and 4th period LACS will be hosting a Panel Discussion on the Limits of Loyalty. Those speaking include David Kaczynski, brother of the Unabomber and other *individuals* who have each personally been forced to test the Limits of their Loyalty.
Canoe Trip Meeting
If you are part of this years Canoe Trip there is a mandatory meeting on Wednesday March, 28 in room U7. Please come directly to the room at the beginning of lunch before getting your food.
Ithaca's Literary Arts Journal
IthacaLit: Lit with Art is an online, quarterly, literary journal with a visual artist & an established poet featured with interviews in each issue. We also publish new work by established & emerging poets of high quality & a few non-fiction pieces. The spring issue is coming out Wednesday, March 21st. ithacalit.com Pleas take a look & let us know what you like. Check out...
Superintendent's Student Council Meeting
There is a Superintendent’s Student Council Meeting at the high school on Wednesday.
Celebrate the wonderful number Pi on March 14th!
Moth Collecting Day!
Wednesday is Moth Collecting Day so all you avid moth collectors should celebrate on your special day!
On April 5th Nora’s family group will be holding a school dance at the school! The dance starts at 6PM and ends at 9PM. Tickets are $3 at the door.
Joe Greenberg Presents: Pleasantville! →
On Thursday March 15th don’t forget to head on down to Cinemapolis on the commons to see Joe Greenberg’s movie pick of the month Pleasantville. For more information visit:
No School on Friday!
Don’t forget that you’ve got the day off on Friday! Use the extra free time productively, y’all!
Happy Birthday Gibson and Tommy!
Saturday 3/10 was both Gibson Gilmore and Tommy Murphy’s Birthday! Wish them a belated happy day!
STAFF: Last call for turning in your budget orders! Get them in by Thursday or you’re out of luck!
Family Group Fundraising!
We’re coming up on the end of 3rd cycle which means that Family Groups need to hustle to finish up with their fundraising! High School Family groups need to raise $175. Middle School Family Groups need to raise $125 and Mixed Family Groups need to raise $150. So bake some goods and have a sale, but get your money in before the end of 3rd cycle, folks!
March Madness Dance
Katrina Relief Trip is sponsoring a March Madness Dance on Friday, March 23rd at Island Health and Fitness. The dance will be Basketball Themed.
Yearbook Yearbook Yearbook!
You know the drill! Get your pages in soon! Yearbook needs lots of page submissions: Family Group Pages Cover Contest Pages Personal Pages!
The LACS Concert Band and Orchestra are selling flowers until March 29th! Get your orders in now by talking to someone in the band/orchestra!
Updated and Better than Ever!
The website is officially up and running again and looking extra spiffy. There’s now a twitter feed and a like box! Go follow LACS Events on twitter at twitter.com/LACSevents Thanks for the patience y’all! ~Ananda (Facilitator and Editor)
Updates and Changes
I’ll be taking today to update the blog layout in order to make it a bit more accessible to everyone. Please bear with me while technical changes are made throughout the day. Things may look/act a little funky while I’m sorting out all the kinks in the code. Thanks all! &;Ananda (Facilitator and Editor)
Trips rotations will be during 6th and 7th period tomorrow, Wednesday the 7th. You will then attend your 7th period class, during 8th period. So after trips rotations, just pretend that it’s 7th period and go to your 7th period class in your 7th period classroom.
Scheduling Brainstorm Meeting!
There will be a brainstorm meeting on the topic of scheduling changes this Friday to help support Aviv’s senior project. As of today the room is undecided, however updates will be posted when further information is available.
Happy Birthday Cody Hess!
It’s his 16th birthday this Saturday! Wish him a happy day!
Salad Bar Is Now OPEN!!
As of today, March 3rd, 2012, the LACS Salad Bar is up and running! There is a suggestion box which needs to be filled with your suggestions! Please be kind within these first few bumpy days as the project really gets it’s barrings. Thanks!
Apocalyptic Runway Show Tickets On-Sale Now!
If you are interested in buying tickets (8$-12$) you can find out more information from Ava Holmes or Hayya in the guidance office. The show itself is on March 30th so get your tickets soon!
Senior Project Forms Overdue!
If you don’t have your Senior Project form in yet then you need to hop to it! Forms are now officially overdue! Fill those out ASAP!
Human Rights Education Training Tomorrow!
If you are interested in going to a human rights education training tomorrow from 8:30 - 4:30 talk to Joe Greenberg soon! There are only 4 spots available.
If you are interested in participating in Varsity or JV sports this spring you need to talk to Barbara about getting your forms!
Yearbook Needs Pages!
Please send in your pages for the yearbook. They need: Family Group Pages! Cover Contest Cover submissions! Personal Pages! So get creative and make your pages, you guys!
Amber's Cookbook: Don't Forget!
Don’t forget to bring in your recipes to submit to Amber’s cookbook. Submissions Box is in the upstairs front hallway.
Today is Noah Zorn's Birthday!
Happy Birthday Noah!
Thursday 3/8 is International Women's Day!
So let’s celebrate how awesome women are, y’all.
Last Week to Order LACS T-Shirts!
Get your orders in now for your very own LACS T-Shirt. Give money to Gary or anyone in Gary’s family group. Shirts are $15.
Tomorrow is Kai's 12th Birthday!
Happy Birthday Kai!
Call for Student Art Submissions to Trash Talk:...
High school students who are excited about art are urged to create and compete in the 1st annual Red Tail Ridge “Trash Talk: Art with a Recycled Heart” to promote sustainability! Each artist will be asked tocreate and submit 5 pieces of art using materials that would have otherwise been disposed of. Each piece must have the capability to be securely hung on a wall and cannot be larger than 36” x...
Hey y’all. Just letting you guys know that I am indeed working to make each announcement as hokey as possible. Hope you appreciate the dork levels of effort I am exerting to make these announcements as amusing as possible. Thanks for all the support!
Lost: Pink iPod Nano
If you happen to see a pink iPod nano floating around you may want to return it to Izzy Witty who is currently missing one.