Daily Student Bulletin


Febrary 21, 2017

Students, in the lost and found we have a contact lens container with the contacts in it. We also have 4 sets of keys, some are car keys and some house keys. Also, a lot of sweat shirts and lunch bags.  Renee in the Counseling Center has these items if they are yours please go to her.  

Students, please bring your chromebooks to Titan Times today.                                                           

There will be a Spanish Club after school tomorrow in Ms. Allard’s room.                                                 

Make sure you show up to support the Girls Basketball team tonight at 7 pm.  They play LeMars for a chance to go to the State Tournament.                                                                                                                       

Boys Basketball will play at A.L. this Friday night at 7 PM to continue their run at the state tournament.  Plan to show up early and show off your school spirit.                                                                                                 

The temperature is getting warm…and soon it will be tropically warm.  We’re inviting all of LC’s best and brightest actors, singers, dancers, leaders and behind the sceners (we  just made up a word) to join us next week as we begin auditions for the upbeat, infectiously fun musical ONCE ON THIS ISLAND.  We need a cast of 12 principle actors and a chorus of anywhere from 10-50.  And we need one heck of a directing team and production team as we will be building an entire island.  Join us for one of our general meetings: we will meet TODAY—Tuesday, February 21st  from 3:00-3:45 to tell you about the show, our plans and the rehearsal process.  We’ll then teach the audition dance from 3:45-4:30.  Don’t worry if you’re not a dancer—we don’t expect pros.  We have another general meeting TOMORROW MORNING from 6:55-7:30 am on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.  We’ll be holding another dance/practice clinic tomorrow afternoon from 3:00-3:45.  Mr. Wyler and Mrs. Langdon will be teaching the singing cuts next week in choir classes and also in our general meetings.  Auditions and production team interviews will be held in 20 minute slots after school on Friday.  There will be sign up sheets outside the Drama Room on Thursday morning for the Friday General Auditions.  There probably will callbacks Monday next week.  You should have received an electronic flier from McG.  If you have not,  please see McG.  Questions?  See McG or email him.  PLEASE SEE SIGNS IN THE HALLWAY, OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND YOUR CELL PHONES FOR OUR AUDITION POSTER AND FOR MORE INFORMATION.  There is tons of information about the show on the bottom of the bulletin. 

If you are looking for a summer job, the City of Council Bluffs is hosting a Seasonal Employment Job Fair that will be held in two sessions: Thursday, February 23, 2017, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 25, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until noon. Both sessions will be held in Community Hall located at 205 South Main Street.  Some examples of open positions include: Street Maintenance, Sewer Maintenance, Traffic Maintenance, Recreation

Complex Maintenance, Swimming Pool (Lifeguard and Pool Concessions), Park Maintenance, Recycling Center Laborer, Recycling Center Scale Attendant, Golf Course Maintenance, Golf Clubhouse Attendant, and more.  Supervisors will be present to answer any questions applicants may have. We will have applications available on-site to fill out and turn in. The City of Council Bluffs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please contact the City’s Recruiter, Mallory Davis, in the Human Resources Department at 712.328.4621 with any questions!


For all boys interested in playing soccer in the 2017 spring season there will be a meeting after school today at 3:15 pm in the library. Important information regarding the season will be presented at that time so please plan on attending this meeting if you are interested in playing the spring season.                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Attention Seniors:  School Traditions will be here during lunch on Wed., Feb.22 and Thurs., Feb. 23 to deliver graduation items.  If you have a balance, please get it paid so you can pick up your items.                                         

Any girl interested in running track please go to the office and sign up.  Track practice will start Wednesday, March 1st.  Make sure you come to practice with warm clothes because we will plan on running outside even if it's cold.  

The UNO Housing Showcase will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017, and will give students and their families the opportunity to see any or all of UNO's residence halls.  In addition to the Housing Showcase, students and families are also able to visit the College of Information Science & Technology’s open house at the Peter Kiewit Institute.  There is no registration; you simply stop by the Scott Conference Center at 6450 Pine Street, and tour guides will be there to take you to see the dorms.                                                                               

TWO The "by invitation only" Drama II class proudly announces its Spring 2017 production of the thriller/suspense radio dramas SORRY WRONG NUMBER & THE HITCHHIKER by Louise Fletcher.  There will be two performances an afternoon non-public dress rehearsal performance on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in the LC Auditorium at 4:00 pm and the public performance on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:30 pm in the LC Auditorium.  There will be limited invitations to the non-public performance and limited seating for the public performance.  Please save the date and come enjoy an evening of RADIO DRAMA, sound effects and a very unusual, spooky and scary set of stories. 

Juniors, would you like to learn more about the United States Coast Guard by spending a week this summer at their academy in New London, Connecticut?  Not only would this academy look great on any college and scholarship applications, it will also give you the opportunity to board a Coast Guard ship and aircraft.  If you are interested in finding out more and possibly applying, go to www.uscga.edu/AIM. 

Here is one of those rare scholarships open to ALL students, not just seniors:  Earn up to $1,000 by educating other young people about the consequences of underage gambling.  You will need to design a poster, write an article, organize a forum, or come up with your own special project.  The deadline for submission is Thursday, March 24, 2017.  See Mrs. Bode-Steinke in School Counseling to get the guidelines and an application.

Scholarship Opportunities for the Class of 2017

Seniors we always have multiple winners, so don't miss out on this excellent opportunity.  After you apply, an email will be sent to you containing specific scholarships for which you match the criteria.  Any additional information associated with the scholarship should then be completed.

 

Scholarship winners and their parents are then invited to attend the SWIEF Scholarship Award Breakfast on May 3, 2017, at New Horizons Presbyterian Church in Council Bluffs.

 

Title

Amount

Qualification Factors

App Deadline

The Jewish Federation of Omaha Scholarships

vary; up to $10,000

Must be a Jewish student living in the Omaha metropolitan area. Scholarships available for 2- and 4-year colleges, as well as trade and vocational programs; some are based on need; others, on academic merit;click here for additional info and application

March 1, 2017

 

 

Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation

vary

Over 80 scholarships across all income levels are offered. you will receive an email if any additional info is needed, so be sure to check your email daily;
click here to access info and application

March 15, 2017

Bluffs City Lodge

$750

Strong desire to pursue post-secondary education either at a 2- or 4-year college or a vocational or trade school; mail an activities resume', a short essay describing your school and community involvement and and your future plans to Dave Brewer, 22703 Beverly Hills Lane, Council Bluffs, IA 51503 beforeMarch 31, 2017.

March 31, 201

 

 

 

First Friday Breakfast Club Scholarship

$3,000

Participated in significant activities to promote LGBT acceptance and provide education and understanding of LGBT issues in your school or community. See Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get an application.

March 15, 2017

Masonry Institute of Iowa Charles Nicholay Foundation Scholarship

vary

Must attend an Iowa institution and pursue a program related to construction/architecture/masonry field;
click here for more info and application

March 10, 2017

Eastern Nebraska/Western Iowa Car Council's Paul High Memorial Scholarship

$300 (up to 4 awarded)

Enrollment in an accredited automotive technology program; first consideration to a senior who has ties to an organized car club; see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the paper application

April 15, 2017

University of Northern Iowa Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship

up to $1,500

Open to male students attending UNI. Academic and extracurricular accomplishments considered;click here to access application

May 31, 2017

SFM Foundation Scholarships

up to $10,000/renewable each year

Must have had a parent or guardian who was disabled or fatally injured in a workplace accident in Iowa, Minnesota, or Wisconsin; must pursue vocational education and training or a bachelor's or associate's degree at an accredited school; financial need; click here for more info and application

March 31, 2017

You do NOT have to have been on the school's golf team to apply for these scholarships.  

Ann Griffel Iowa Golf Association Scholarship

$2,000

Female enrolling at an Iowa institution of higher learning -- university, college, or trade school; awards based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, and leadership qualities, not on golf accomplishments or ability;click here for info and application

March 17, 2017

Herman Sani Iowa Golf Association Scholarship

$2,000/yr
renewable up to 4 years

Must have experience or background in golf; awards based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, and leadership, no on golf accomplishments or ability;click here for info and application

March 17, 2017

Iowa State Beta Sigma Psi Lutheran Fraternity Darryl Jahn Memorial Scholarship

$1,500
(3 awarded)

Male student attending Iowa State; Involvement in church activities, academic achievement, involvement and recognition for extracurricular activities, personal interview;click here to access scholarship

April 23, 2017

 

UnityPoint Scholar Athlete of the Year

$500 renewable
(up to 4 years)
(1 female, 1 male)

3.5 GPA on 4.0 scale, participation in at least one athletic and one non-athletic activity, community service, accomplishments and honors; LCHS submits one applicant;click here for info and application

Application must be to Dr. Beyenhof byMay 12

 

Preventing Childhood Obesity Community Scholarships

$1,000 renewable
(5 awarded)

Must plan to pursue bachelor's degree leading to a career related to health and wellness with an exclusive focus on children or adolescents; personal essay about fighting childhood obesity;click here for info and application

March 10, 2017

 

ICAN Outstanding Student Scholarship Honoring Steve Leven

$250

Must enroll in an Iowa 2- or 4-year institution for 2016-17; essay describing how ICAN helped prepare you for your post-high school endeavors;click here for info and to apply

March 1, 2017

ddy Miranda Access Scholarship

$1,000

Must enroll full time at one of the Iowa ACAC member colleges next year. To apply, submit a brief (300 words) letter (in Word) of why you should receive this scholarship. Include specific examples of how you demonstrate involvement in high school, the community, service to others, and your desire/motivation to complete a college education. Address your letter to the Access Scholarship Committee. The deadline to submit your application letter to Mrs. Bode-Steinke is3:00 p.m.Tuesday, February 28, 2017.click here to access the list of colleges

February 28, 2017
3:00 p.m.
Letter due to Mrs. Bode-Steinke

 

 

Eychaner Matthew Shepard Scholarships

up to $9.000 over 4 years;
up to $40,000 over 4 years

3.0/4.0 GPA; 22 or better ACT; openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer; demonstrated LGBTQ activism and community service; high moral and ethical standards;click here for info and application

March 1, 2017

 

CHI Health Scholarships

$1,500
(12 awarded)

Complete the application on a computer, volunteer hours at a CHI facility, service hours, and a well-written essay;click here to access info and application

March 17, 2017

 

           

 

Grand View University Global Scholarship Community Leader

$1,000-$2,000

Must be a minority student accepted to Grand View University; 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale;
see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to be the paper application

February 22, 2017

 

 

 

 

IT Leadership Forum Teachnology Scholarship

$1,000
(25 awarded)

Minimum GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale, must have been involved in PLTW classes or clubs and plan to pursue a technology-related degree iat an Iowa college;clcik here for the application

March 1, 2017

 

EXCEL Physical Therapy Scholarship

$1,000

3.5 or higher GPA; varsity sport or activity letter; planned enrollment in a 4-year college with intention to major in Physical Therapy;
see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the application

February 20, 2017

 

Raymond G. Alvine Memorial Engineering Scholarship

$5,000

Must enroll in mechanical, electirical, or architectural engineering at a University of Nebraska college, University of Iowa, Iowa State, or Kansas State; 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale, 24 or higher ACT composite; essay; FAFSA completed;click here for more info and application

March 31, 2017

Offutt Enlisted Spouses Club Scholarship

varies

Must have parent who is active duty military, retired, or deceased; 2.2 GPA or higher; ACT score; essay; involvement in school and community; financial need;
click here for info and application

March 24, 2017

 

Iowa Student Loan
Scholarships & Grants

up to $2,000

Factors vary, so carefully read all of the descriptions;click here for info and to access applications

Feb. 17, 2017

 

 

Acacia Leadership Scholarship
University of Iowa

$500-$2,000

Male incoming freshman who has excelled in academics, extracurricular activities, and human senior; click here to access scholarship

March 30, 2017

 

Sara Scholarship

$2,000

Female senior who has been involved with golf, but you do not have to play college-level golf; 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale; financial need; excellent character;click here for more info & to access application

May 1, 2017

 

 

Iowa Financial Aid
Scholarships, Loans, and Grants

Up to full tuition at some Iowa colleges

Vary; almost all require attending an Iowa college or university;click here to begin application process

Vary; the sooner, the better

 

 

 

 

Iowa Student Loan
Scholarships & Grants

up to $2,000

Factors vary, so carefully read all of the descriptions;click here for info and to access applications

Vary; the sooner, the better

 

 

MCEC Technical Scholarship
Grand Lodge of Iowa

varies
($2,000 in 2016)

Must plan to enroll in a mechanical or trades course of study at an Iowa community college; solid academic record, communication skills, and financial need.
Click here to access the application.

March 1, 201

 

Iowa PGA Charlie Burkart Scholarship

$1,500/yr
for up to
4 years
($6,000)

Two recommendations:from school, PGA, or other non-family golf connection; sel-statement about your interest in golf, etc.
See Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the paper application.

June 16, 2017

 

 

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