Daily Student Bulletin

November 21, 2017

Girl Up, there will be a meeting today at 3 PM in Mrs. Shannon’s room. See you there!                              

All schedule corrections must be made by the end of the school day on Monday, November 27. Send your school counselor an email stating the REASON you need to make a schedule change.  Remember, changes must be based on inappropriate placement, to balance a class size, or to upgrade a schedule. After November 27, schedule changes require a principal's signature and usually result in an F on your transcript.                                                                     

Here is the information about COLLEGE VISITS from our Student Handbook:  

College Visits

Students are encouraged to visit college campuses on weekends or school holidays. However, if that cannot be arranged, students may be allowed to visit college campuses with pre-arranged permission of the school counselor AND a note signed by the student's parents. College visits cleared by parents in this manner are excused absences.

That means students must bring their school counselor a note from their parents that includes the name of the college and the date visiting at least 24 hours before the college visit.                                               

The following colleges will have representatives in our School Counseling office.  If you want to meet with a college representative, simply email Renee at rkybat@lewiscentral.org, and she will send a call slip for you when the representative arrives

Peru State College will be here at 9:00 on Monday, November 27.  Peru State College is located in Peru, Nebraska, which is just a little over an hour south of Council Bluffs via I-29. PSU gives Iowa graduates in-state tuition, which is right around $6,000, and room and board is only about $7,000. It has about 2,500 students, and Peru State's most popular majors are business, education, psychology, and security and protective services. Mr. Bond, Mr. Hanafan, and Ms. Woodward have all earned master's degrees from Peru State College, so be sure to ask them about their Bobcat experiences.




Disrespectful conduct, including profanity, obscene gestures or comments, offensive remarks of a sexual nature, or other actions that demean individuals or the event. Penalty-EJECTION


Throwing articles onto the contest area. Penalty-EJECTION


Entering the contest area in protest or celebration. Penalty-EJECTION


 Physical confrontation involving contest officials, coaches/directors, contestants, or spectators. PenaltyEJECTION


Spectator interference with the event. Penalty-EJECTION


Jumping up and down on the bleachers. Penalty-WARNING/EJECTION


Use of artificial noisemakers, signs, or banners. Penalty-WARNING/ EJECTION Chants or cheers directed at the opponent. Penalty-WARNING/EJECTION


Chants or cheers directed at opponents, Penalty – Warning/EJECTION

(TAUNTING DEFINITION: Taunting includes any actions or comments by coaches, players, or spectators which are intended to bait, anger, embarrass, ridicule, or demean others, whether or not the deeds or words are vulgar or racist. Included is conduct that berates, needles, intimidates or threatens based on race, gender, ethnic origin or background, and conduct that attacks religious beliefs, size, economic status, speech, family, special needs, or personal matters.


 The bottom-most row of the bleachers shall not be used for spectator seating unless necessary to accommodate a large crowd.


All spectators shall wear shoes and a shirt which shall extend to the waist area.


The use of a “laser light” pen shall result in immediate ejection from the facility.


 No one shall be admitted who is wearing a mask (hidden identity). Face paints are allowed as long as they can be identified.


With the understanding that a tournament volleyball match is held as a part of the educational institution, the Board of Directors of the Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union has adopted the following policies.


The use of balloons, banners, signs, placards, etc are prohibited.


Additionally, objects which could provide a safety concern (pom-pons on sticks, fake swords, etc.) are prohibited, as are any artificial noisemakers (e.g. airhorns, thunder sticks, megaphones, cowbells, etc.)


Uniformed cheerleaders may use signs, cards and megaphones to lead cheers, but may not use banners. 


Permitted items: miniature pom-pons not attached to a stick, rally towels (14”x14”), foam fingers and face and body paint (as long as they meet the above rules on dress and face paint). This rule shall apply to the State Tournament as well. 

The United States Marine Corps plans to set up by the cafeteria the first and third Wednesday of each month, while the United States Army plans to set up on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.  If you are interested in a Fast Forward! graduation plan of entering the military, you should take the time to introduce yourself and talk with these recruiters.

Seniors, these Fast Forward! Scholarship Opportunities are also available on our School Counseling Department webpages:  http://tinyurl.com/y8yxrt95 



Qualification Factors

App Deadline

Pearl Hull Falk Scholarship


Must be of the Protestant faith, a resident of Iowa, and attending the University of Iowa full time in the 2018-19 school year.
See Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the application.

May 1, 2018

Raymond G. Alvine
Memorial Scholarships

up to $5,000

Must enroll in mechanical, electrical, 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, 2018

Marie Curie Scholarship
at the College of St. Mary

for 4 yrs

Female senior; must be accepted to CSM, 3.5/4.0 GPA; science and math GPA of 3.0/4.0; major in biology, chemistry, or mathematics;click here for info and to apply

Dec. 15, 2017

Iowa Newspaper Foundation Scholarships (8 total)


Seeking a college major preparing one for a career in media; participation in yearbook or newspaper at LCHS;click here for info and single application

Feb, 9, 2018

Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarships

(80 awarded)

Must be working for Hy-Vee (hired before Sept. 16, 2017) or the son or daughter of a Hy-Vee employee who began work before March 15, 2017; ACT score; personal reference;click here for info and to access application

Feb. 10, 2018

Grand Lodge of Iowa
Masonic Scholarship


Service to school and community with special emphasis upon leadership roles; strong academic record, communication skills, and financial need are also considered.
Click here for info and the application.

Feb. 1, 2018

MCEC Technical Scholarships


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 for info and to apply

March 1, 2018


EXCEL Physical Therapy Scholarship

$1,000 (at least 5 awarded)

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

EXCEL must receive mailed app byFeb. 23, 2018

College Raptor Scholarship


Must register with College Raptor and use its college search, be a legal resident of the United States, and be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or trade school; essay; click here for info and to access application

Jan. 31, 2018


Iowa PGA Foundation
Charlie Burkhart Scholarship

$6,000 ($1,500/yr)

Interest and activity in golf, the potential for future contributions to the game, leadership skills/community involvement, academic/professional ability; financial need is considered but not the main factor; see Mrs. Bode-Steinke to get the paper application

June 15, 2018


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