Let's go to Spain!! A great opportunity to travel to Spain in 2021 has become available thanks to LCMS Spanish teacher Jody Pinion. Check out the trip itinerary and enrollment link. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Pinion at email@example.com Trip itinerary: https://www.eftours.com/eliterature/dbd/r/bam.pdf Enrollment Link: https://www.eftours.com/tour-website/2247437KN
Attention Seniors: The SENIOR AD deadline is extended to January 31st and it's easy! Purchase your ad space at school and pay by check OR purchase your ad online with a credit card at yearbookordercenter.com. Make your ad yourself online or submit photos and message to Ms. O'Rear and a yearbook staff member will create an ad for you. Don't wait! Buy your ad today!
We are just one week away! Join us on Thanksgiving Day from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM for a community-wide Thanksgiving Lunch at Lumpkin County High School. RSVP are appreciated but not required. Do you need transportation? Thanks to our partners at Dahlonega Funeral Home we can come pick you up! Just call 706-429-7510 with your name and address so we can add you to our list.
Congrats, Kyle Trammell, on being a nominee for Cross Country Runner of the Year! Go vote for Trammell now! https://blitzsportsga.com/2019/11/04/boys-cc-poy-nominees/amp/?__twitter_impression=true
LCHS proudly presents: Disney's FREAKY FRIDAY on November 14, 15th and 16th at 7 PM. Tickets are available online or at the door. To order tickets online, use the link: http://lchsda.booktix.com/
Mrs. Christian took her AV Tech students for a tour of the Mercedes Benz Stadium today where they learned how new state-of-the-art technology is used on the largest video screen scoreboard in the NFL. Additionally, students enjoyed the opportunity of networking with professionals as they learned about how to pursue careers in Sports Media or Broadcasting!
We apologize for the inconvenience, but our phones are down at all five schools and the Central Office. The issue has been reported to Windstream.
We apologize for the inconvenience, but our phones are down at all five schools and the Central Office. The issues has been reported to Windstream.
Red Ribbon Week October 23-31. Red Ribbon Week is a national drug prevention campaign that began in 1988. Today, the red ribbon serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities. This week LCHS students have the opportunity to sign a drug free pledge and have their name entered to win prizes at the end of the week. Next week will be Red Ribbon Spirit Week. All students are encouraged to participate. Monday 28th- Rally in Red (wear red) Tuesday 29th- Team Up Against Drugs (wear favorite sports team apparel) Wednesday 30th- Wake Up Drug Free (pajama day) Thursday 31st - Black out Drugs (wear black)
Last chance to REGISTER for a spot in our Community Parking Lot Yard Sale! For just $25, you can join us on 11/2 to sell your items and keep all your profit. Register: https://tinyurl.com/LCYardSale
LCHS upperclassman enjoyed visiting the Probe Fair today. With more than 55 colleges in attendance from all over Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Florida and even one college from Indiana, students enjoyed the opportunity to talk with Admission Counselors about the application process and vast array of undergraduate programs available to them.
Senior Class of 2020: Herff Jones will be taking make-up cap/gown & graduation announcements orders during lunch on Thursday, October 31st. Use the link below to place/pay for your orders www.highschool.herffjones.com .
Attention Patents of Seniors: Financial Aid Night will be Tuesday, Oct. 22nd at 6:00 in the Collaborative Learning Center.
Mrs. Lincoln’s classes attended the Building Ethical Employability conference at UNG. Students learned about what their personality says about them in regards to their potential employability. Students learned about and practiced effective communication and critical thinking strategies. Students became aware of their unofficial resume on social media and how to keep a positive image on the net.
If you have a rising 9th grade student, check out the new parent night video here: https://youtu.be/o73X69sf36E We will also be here for a face-to-face meeting this evening at 7:00 pm in the LCHS Auditorium for parents of 8th grade students. This meeting will cover the same information from the video. Helpful Links: https://tinyurl.com/LCHS-Curriculum-Guide https://tinyurl.com/Individual-Graduation-Plan https://tinyurl.com/LCHS-4-Year-Graduation-Plan
Register now for a spot in our Community Parking Lot Yard Sale! For just $25, you can join us on 11/2 to sell your items and keep all your profit. If you just want to donate your items for LCHS to sell for profit, we can do that, too! Register: https://tinyurl.com/LCYardSale
You can now access the details from our Freshman Parent Night by clicking on the link below. https://youtu.be/dPDxPE4qxMk
Swim Team Tryout Packets are available in the LCHS Front Office. Completed packets must be submitted to the Front Office by Wednesday, October 9, 2019, in order to be able to participate in tryouts. Email Coach Katie Powell with questions.
It's fitting that Kurt Thomas and Radford Windham spent some time in the Zac Brown Booth today! All three (Thomas, Windham, and Brown) graduated from LCHS and spent some time playing music together back in the 90s. Although it's special enough to have Kurt and Radford in the booth, the real star is that guitar! The oldest Martin guitar still in circulation and being played is this 1846 beauty. Thanks, Kurt, for stopping by Cottrell Recording Studio @ Indian Drive today!
ESOL students partnered with NAHS and the Art Club today making Pinwheels for Peace. International Day of Peace http://www.pinwheelsforpeace.com/Pinwheels_for_Peace/home.html
Did you miss the Dual Enrollment Parent Meeting at LCHS tonight? Well, no worries! We will be posting videos of all the parent nights to our new YouTube Channel. You can watch this one OnDemand now! Check it out here: https://youtu.be/tpKdQ1H9kYU
Our PINKOUT game will be October 25th vs. North Hall. Contact Nikki Holt to preorder your PINKOUT shirt today! Shirts are $10 each and sizes are available in Youth XS-XL and Adult S-4XL. Email Nikki Holt (firstname.lastname@example.org) to order your shirt.
Are you interested in Dual Enrollment? Sept 17th at 7:00 p.m. there will be a Dual Enrollment information session in the auditorium at LCHS. If you are interested in participating in or have already signed up for Spring semester Dual Enrollment, you will want to attend. Process, procedures, expectations, and questions will be addressed. Please try to attend on Sept 17th at 7:00 PM
TOMORROW is school PICTURE DAY for grades 9-11.
HOSA and FCCLA is conducting a Disaster Relief Drive to help hurricane victims in need! American Red Cross is picking up all collected items on 9/16. Please consider dropping off items at the front office at LCHS. For more info, contact email@example.com
Lumpkin Youth Leadership (LYL) is a program designed to enhance, inspire, and empower LCHS students to develop leadership skills and explore career opportunities within our community. The 2019-2020 LYL is made up of 25 members. Today their focus within our community is discovering: 1. What is Leadership? 2. What are my Leadership strengths? 3. How do I get Leadership experience?
You are invited to attend the Class of 2021 Parent Meeting on Sept 10th in the LCHS auditorium. We will be discussing the steps needed during Junior year to prepare for post-secondary options, as well as, graduation requirements, HOPE, Class Rings, SAT/ACT and other vital information for your student’s Junior Year. Please try to attend on Sept 10th at 7:00pm
ATTENTION - GIRLS ON THE MOVE "Girls on the Move" will be walking/running tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 3:45. Make plans to meet in Room B19, and we will walk to the track together. LCHS faculty and staff are invited to join us!
Congratulations to our August Employee of the Month: Julie Self! We are so thankful to her taking over our substitute teacher program. She has done a phenomenal job making this successful and we appreciate her so much!! Big shout out to Riverside Tavern at Turner’s Corner and owners Darren & Cheryl Glenn for donating a $50 gift certificate for Julie to take her family out to dinner.
Congratulations to our August Teacher of the Month: Mark Wall! We are so thankful to him for stepping up to the plate and taking on some new leadership roles. We appreciate everything he brings to the students and teachers of LCHS daily! Big shout out to Riverside Tavern at Turner’s Corner and owners Darren & Cheryl Glenn for donating a $50 gift certificate for Mark to take his family out to dinner.
Make plans to attend an informational meeting on September 5th about an upcoming EF tour to Ireland. Meeting Date: September 5th, 2019 Time: 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Location: LCHS Auditorium Meeting Overview: If you are interested in traveling to Ireland this year during Spring Break you need to attend an informational meeting on September 5th, 2019 in the LCHS auditorium. The meeting will start at 5:30 pm and should last no more than 30 minutes. During the meeting, Bryan Fagan and Jamie Caine will go over the trip itinerary, the trip cost, and how to get enrolled. Trip Itinerary Link: https://www.eftours.com/tour-website/2259116FF
Attention Band of Gold Students and families: Mr Harwood has reopened the link to order Band of Gold wear. The new deadline is September 4 at noon! https://www.strikermarketing.net/lchs-bandofgold
Lumpkin County High School announces the start date of Learning Lab as Monday, August 26. Learning Lab is an extended learning opportunity for students to work with certified educators on all academic subjects from 2:30- 4:00 pm daily. A computer lab is available for students to work on credit recovery or to complete class assignments. A snack is provided daily at 2:30. Students who need a ride home and are engaged in learning until 4:00, can take one of our two buses. No reservation or invitation is required, simply report to Computer Lab G 05 on the Modern Language hallway to sign in. The Learning Lab staff will direct you to the appropriate work space from there. We look forward to working with students again this year!
Check out the NEW LCHS Yearbook Google Site! Use the link below to order your YEARBOOK and/or Senior Ad! https://sites.google.com/lumpkinschools.com/lchsyearbook/home
The Preliminary SAT (PSAT) is a required test for all sophomores to help prepare them for the SAT exams for college. The results are also used for course planning for Junior and Senior years. 8th & 9th grade students can pay $15 to test early in order to see what areas they need to work on before taking the SAT. Juniors this year can also take the PSAT for $15 in order to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship. See your guidance counselor with questions. Sign ups end on September 10th. https://tinyurl.com/PSATPractice2019
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in Forensics is experiencing a 19% growth rate. LCHS hopes to ignite a passion for learning while exposing students to career opportunities in classes such as Forensics. Students in Mr. Barron's class are doing just that as they investigate evidence to solve crime scene mysteries.
Check out our new Counseling Website! You can expect to find up to date information on the resources you need/questions you have as you continue to prepare for both college and career. https://lchs-counseling.weebly.com/
Najja Hughey and Elvia Garcia received scholarships from the Dahlonega Sunrise Rotary to attend the Rotary Youth Leadership Summer Conference. They were invited this morning to present the leadership lessons they learned at the conference. We are so proud of our students and very thankful for the support of our local business leaders.
Don't Forget to RSVP for your Rising Freshman for LCHS Freshman Focus on August 1st from 1:00-3:00 pm. Bus Transportation is available but please RSVP by this Wednesday at www.tinyurl.com/LCHSFreshmanFocus
It's one week after the Class of 2019 Graduation, and the photo proofs of each graduate are now available by visiting: https://vando.imagequix.com/g1000729266#login
We officially launched our new school websites and our brand new App today! VISIT our new websites (www.lumpkinschools.com) and DOWNLOAD the new App (search Lumpkin County School District). You won’t be disappointed.
If you weren't able to secure a ticket to the Class of 2019 Commencement Exercises OR you decide that you'd rather watch the ceremony from the comfort of your own home, we've got you covered! Check out our live stream options! https://youtu.be/O_NfVhU8t1Q