WELCOME TO LHHS PTA!

To join the PTA, make a donation, and view other items in our on-line store, click here.

To become a sponsor and place an ad with the PTA, see our checkbook donation form here


LHHS PTA MEETING MAY 9  Image result for pta meeting clipart

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

Lake Highlands Freshman Center Auditorium

 

After a brief business meeting, our PTA Membership Award Recipients will be announced, and next year’s Board will be recognized.

 

You are welcome to stay for the Orchestra concert that will immediately follow the meeting.


OTHER PTA NEWS 

Here are the positions we are still looking to fill on next year's Board:

  • Clinic -- Chairs the committee that works with the nurse to help with supplies and/or volunteers when needed
  • Community Outreach -- Chairs the committee that works with the counselors to identify and assist with needs of LHHS students and families 
  • Environmental -- Represents LHHS at the RISD Council and stays in communication with RISD Council Environmental Chair
  • College Fair -- Chairs the committee that organizes the college fair in the fall
  • Arts in Education -- Chairs the committee that handles the Reflections contest

Questions? Contact current LHHS PTA President Rebecca Obenhaus.

 

On April 6th, the Texas House voted to ban all public funds from being used to support vouchers.  Read more here.  Linda Koop voted in favor of the ban; Jason Villalba voted against it.  You can Villalba's office today (512) 463-0576, and let the staffer there know that you were disappointed in his vote against the ban on voucher funding and that you look forward to his full support of public education the next time around. 

 

The following items were approved at the PTA general meeting on March 9: next year’s Executive Board, updated bylaws, and standing rules

All PTA membership cards are available for pickup at the front window in the high school lobby.  To access the online directory, please log in to your account, click on the Directory tab, then choose Online Directory.


WILD FOR CATS - 2017 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

Please support Wild for Cats, the Academic Booster Club for Lake Highlands High School. Goals for the 2017 fundraising campaign include:

  • Create additional collaborative learning centers;
  • Provide students with standardized test preparation and online study aids;
  • Enable experiential learning with class field trips and college visits;
  • And several more!

To make a donation to support Lake Highlands academics, click here. All donors will receive a "Wild for Cats" yard sign and will be recognized at various academic ceremonies, on the Wild for Cats website, and in the all-sports program.

To learn more about this program and other donation opportunities, click here.


YEARBOOKS ON SALE THRU APRIL 30 

Don't forget to purchase your 2016-2017 yearbook! Yearbooks can be purchased online or through the school. School purchases can be made by cash or check. (Make checks payable to Lake Highlands High School and include driver's license no. and date of birth.)


Image result for clipart footballFOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS 2017

Click here for information on how to purchase season tickets.  Go Cats!


LHHS MOM'S CORNER 

Work in the Student Center helping the LHHS staff serve food to our kids during lunch from approximately 11:30am - 1:30pm one day a month. Please sign up here.  

Questions?  Contact Laura Coomber.


SAGE EVENT  

Resource Fair and Speaker Conference April 29, Allen High School

Click here for more information.


COFFEE TALK WITH MR. MILLER MAY 1 

Join LHHS Principal, Frank Miller, for the final Coffee Talk of this school year on Monday, May 1 from 8-8:45 a.m.  


WALL OF FAME TILES

The Wall of Fame outside of the LHHS Auditorium is the perfect place to show your support and display a permanent memory of your graduate, past and future students, family, teacher, club, staff or friend. 

 

Click on the links for an order form for 4x8 bricks or 12x12 tiles, an order form for 24x24 tiles, an example sheet and a logo choices sheet. You can include a sketch with your order form if it a large tile and you have a specific layout you want.  On-line payment option is here.

Orders will be due in March to allow for installation in May 2017. 

Questions?  Ask Kay Shelton


RISD CLOTHES CLOSET

Please like the new RISD Clothes Closet Facebook pageCheck out the current clothing needs.  Help by donating clean, in-style clothing in like-new condition to deserving K-12 students.

Drop off items at LH Freshman Center Office during school hours or the RISD Clothes Closet (Mondays 9:30-11). Questions? Ask Leigh Chandler.


BELL SCHEDULE

To get a copy of the current LHHS Bell Schedule, click here.  

 


FINAL EXAM SCHEDULEIt S Time For Final Exams    Elbert County Comprehensive Hi

The final exam schedule for Thurs., May 25th through Wed., May 31st is here.  RISD's Final Exam Exemption policy is found here.


SENIOR CALENDAR Image result for clipart calendar

Click here for class of 2017 event schedule.

Upcoming Events

PTA members only will receive automatic updates about student calendars.

Full calendar 

Sponsors

We are so thankful to our sponsors for their generosity!

Become a sponsor!

 

Why join the PTA?

Successful students make successful schools— which make thriving communities. Everyone benefits when you support students!