Friday, October 19th is your last chance to take your yearbook or senior photos. This includes picture retakes and seniors who have not take their portraits yet. Students must sign up for an appointment. See lakeridgestudentmedia.com for all the details and to schedule your appointment for Friday, October 19th.
If you have been notified that you are taking an EOC STAAR test in December, this is a reminder that tutoring will begin on Monday, October 15th. There are tutoring schedules posted around the building and on the LRHS website. You only have 7 weeks until testing, so please consider getting some extra help.
STAAR Tutoring October 15, 2018 through November 30, 2018
STAAR Tutoring Schedule
STAAR Testing Dates
Monday, December 3, 2018: English I
Tuesday, December 4, 2018: Biology and US History
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 English II and Algebra I
Attention NHS members,
If you are in need of service hours, come by room A-214 and sign up for events. You may come by at any time. Service hour events are on a first come/first served basis.
Upcoming NHS Events:
October 5, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
October 12, 2018 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Girls' Basketball Tryouts
Tryouts for the Lady Eagle Basketball team will be held October 17th through October 19th from 6:30 a.m. until 7:15 a.m. If you are not in the girls’ basketball athletics class and you are interested in trying out for the girls’ basketball team, you will need to come sign up in Coach Gray’s office in P-105 next to the main gym. All participants must complete all online athletic forms and have a completed physical prior to October 17th. You will not be allowed to tryout without your completed physical form and online forms completed. Please see Coach Gray, if you have any questions.
Pink Out/ Homecoming Shirts
We will begin taking orders for Pink Out/Homecoming shirts October 9th. Please see Mrs. Stinson in room E-100 to order your shirt.
Short sleeve = $15
Long sleeve = $20
You may submit Homecoming nominations Thursday and Friday during all lunches at the student store.
College Visit 10/30
The College Field Trip to UT Dallas is on October 30th. Waiver forms are available in the counseling office. The first 75 students to turn in a completed waiver form to the counseling office with no discipline issues will be accepted. Bring $15 for lunch and the deadline to submit the form is October 22nd.
Student Trip Permission Form
Senior College Visits
Seniors please take the time to complete the QR code survey, if you intend to take advantage of a college visit opportunity instead of taking the ASVAAB next Wednesday, 10/10. Seniors, make sure you also complete a college visit form and turn it in to the attendance office after your visit.
Game club will be held on Friday this week in room A-259.
Community Car Wash.. Cancelled
The Lake Ridge Step teams will host a community car wash on Saturday, October 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the east side of Vernon Newsom Stadium. Come out and support our teams. All donations are appreciated.
Eagles fans please congratulate your varsity boys Cross Country team who qualified for the regional cross country meet in Lubbock!! Members include Jacob James, Alex Deichert, Zane Darden, Gabe Vivoni, Torrance Meeks, and Ryan Riddle. They will be competing Monday October 22nd in Lubbock. Mackenzie Otakpor, Nyia Roberts, and Veronica Seder also had great performances on the girls side finishing in the top 30 finishers.
Amnesty International Club
Our new Amnesty International Club is meeting on Thursday October 25th before and after school in room A-232. If you are interested in joining and supporting human rights, please join our meeting.
We are voting on shirts in UIL on Wednesday, October 17th. Please come to A-259 after school to vote and sign up to get your shirt.
Last night your District Champion Lake Ridge Tennis team concluded the regular season by defeating Midlothian Heritage 16-3. With the win, Lake Ridge now turns its attention to post-season competition. Our first playoff match will be played next Monday at Irving Nimitz High School against Lake Highlands High School. If you see a tennis player today or Monday, please take a moment to congratulate him or her on their great efforts this season!