Leavenworth High School

News and Announcements

Basketball Blue and White Scrimmage

Pioneer winter sports season is about to kick off! Come out for the basketball "blue and white scrimmage" - tomorrow evening in both LHS gyms.
Small Gym:
4:30 p.m.: Boys fresh vs. soph
5:00 p.m.: Boys soph vs. JV
5:30 p.m.: Boys fresh vs. fresh
Main Gym:
5:15 p.m.: Girls fresh/soph vs. JV
6:00 p.m.: JV vs. V
*Prior to the girls scrimmage, we will unveil last year's sportsmanship banner!
6:45 p.m.: Boys JV vs. V
Go Pioneers!
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ACT Test Prep Class December 3, 2016

Want to increase your ACT score? Apply for more scholarships? Improve your chances for admission at your college of choice? Then, this class is for you...don't miss this opportunity! This workshop includes practical and relevant information on how to increase your ACT score.

Saturday, December 3, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (free lunch included)
LHS Library
$10 for first 20 students; $20 for next 10 students; $30 for next 10 students (capped at 40)
Register in Guidance Office

Please see the flyer for additional information.
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STELLA Presents Jekyll & Hyde

Leavenworth community - do not miss this fall's STELLA musical, Jekyll & Hyde. This Steam Punk version will knock your socks off!

Dates: November 11, 12, 18, & 19, 2016
Time: 7:00 p.m. curtain
Location: LHS Performing Arts Center
Admission: $4 Student; $7 Adult
Special: Military, Police, and Emergency Responder appreciation show on November 11, with ID
Note: This show is best suited for middle school students and older

Don't miss our amazing students on stage in this creative revival of the classic Jekyll & Hyde. This dark steampunk musical features amazing student designed costumes, set, props, and hair and makeup. It's going to be awesome!
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Junior Information Packet

Junior families, please spend some time reading this packet, specifically for juniors as they prepare for their senior year. Please contact the LHS Guidance Office with any questions. Click on the article title to access the document.
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LHS Car and Motorcycle Show

Come support our Veterans and Leavenworth High School at the LHS Car and Motorcycle Show! Proceeds go to the Leavenworth Veteran's Memorial Fund, LHS JROTC, and LHS Auto Tech
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: LHS North Parking Lot
Please see the flyer for all the details!
Memento for the first 100 cars...trophies Top 10 Cars...Top 3 Motorcycles, Principal's Choice Trophy, Music, Food, Door Prizes, Displays, Car Smash...and MORE!
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LHS Students Named Semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program

Approximately 16,000 U.S. high school seniors were announced as semifinalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Leavenworth High School’s class of 2017 boasts three finalists: Abigail Ko, Rebecca Hollister, and Summer McCowen.

“Having one National Merit Scholar semifinalist in a given year is a big deal, but three semifinalists from one class is truly phenomenal. The entire Leavenworth school district is extremely proud of these students, and we applaud their hard work and commitment to academic excellence throughout the years,” said Superintendent Mike Roth.

As juniors, Hollister, Ko and McCowen took the Preliminary SAT National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test and received scores high enough to rank nationally as the top 1 percent of high school seniors.

Their names will be added to the 21st Century Scholars and Leaders Board – a permanent display on Leavenworth High School’s Main Street – in recognition of outstanding student achievement.

Hollister had previously earned a spot on the wall for attaining a perfect 36 ACT score as a junior.

“Our graduating class has some of the greatest people. We all want to be the best at everything, not just academics. We are intelligent and work hard. I am actually surprised there were only three of us, there definitely could have been more,” Hollister said.

National Merit semifinalists will now continue in competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth nearly $33 million to be offered in the spring.

Semifinalists must fulfill several requirements and submit a detailed application to advance to the finalist level of competition. Eligible finalists must demonstrate an outstanding academic record, be recommended by a high school official, write an essay and earn SAT scores that confirm earlier performance on the qualifying test.

National Merit Scholarship winners of 2017 will be announced in a series of awards, beginning in April and concluding in July.
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