Monday, February 6, 2017
6pm to 8pm
Teachers, coaches, and sponsors will be available in classrooms to answer questions about classes, electives, clubs, and extracurricular activities. Come see the building and get your questions answered. There will be a map available when you arrive.
LHS Registration Parent Meetings
Monday, February 6, 2017 in LHS Auditorium
6:00 - all current 9th - 11th grade parents
7:15 - all current 8th grade parents
Attention: Juniors and Junior Parents
The College & Career Counseling Office will host a panel of college admission reps for our College Kickoff for Juniors TOMORROW, Tuesday, January 31, from 6:30-8:00 pm in the LHS Auditorium. We will initiate discussion as to what college reps look for in the application process. This is your opportunity to get a "leg-up" by hearing directly from the source about the college admission process and what to expect as Juniors rise into their Senior year.
Please click on the links below to view the following:
National Honor Society Invitations
Invite letters will be distributed this week to students who qualified for application to the National Honor Society. Students must pick up an application packet from the school store starting on Tuesday, 1/31 until Wednesday 2/15. Applications are due on 2/17 no later than 1:00. Please contact Mrs. Bonilla or Ms. Sloan with questions about the application process.
Orchestra Valentine Sales
The Lovejoy Orchestra Booster Club will be selling Valentine flowers and candy starting Monday, February 6th - Monday, February 13th in the hallway area outside of the clinic during lunch, 11:25am -12:55pm. Flowers will be delivered to students and faculty on Tuesday, February 14th during 2nd and 3rd period. Send to your friends! Send to your teachers! Bring home to your Mom! $1 for Carnations and $2 for Roses and $1 for Hershey Kisses bag of 5.
Senior Project: Book Drive
Amanda Kamar, a senior at Lovejoy High School, is organizing a book drive for her Senior Project. Donated books will be shared with charities, a nursing home, and free little libraries. Collection bins will be available at all LISD campuses.
for additional information.
2017-18 LHS Cheer Tryouts
Relay for Life and Beautiful Lengths
This year, at the annual Relay for Life event, on April 28th from 6-12 p.m. at the Lovejoy High School Stadium, the Relay for Life Committee will be cutting ponytails for Beautiful Lengths, an organization that partnered with the American Cancer Society, takes donated hair to create free wigs for women losing their hair due to cancer treatment. The committee is looking for selfless donors to cut their hair onstage at the event to donate to making wigs for cancer patients.
Donors may donate as little as 8 inches, but more if they please. The hair cannot be chemically treated, have more than 5% grays, or be dyed permanently. Anyone, any age may donate.
If you would like to donate, please Click
to sign up.
The 2nd Annual Taste of Fairview - March 3rd
Back by popular demand, the 2nd Annual Taste of Fairview will be held on March 3rd. The event is presented by Estate Life Magazine, in partnership with the Allen/Fairview Chamber of Commerce, Heritage Ranch Golf and Country Club, and the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools. Details are as follows:
March 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Heritage Ranch Golf and Country Club
Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased by
. Ticket sales will be donated to the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools.
This event sells out quickly...reserve your tickets today.
Volunteers Needed for The Frisco College Baseball Classic
There is an exciting new event coming to Frisco this spring, and you are invited to be a part of it. The Frisco College Baseball Classic will be held at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark March 3rd - 5th, 2017. The 2017 Classic will feature Oklahoma State, Nebraska, Arkansas, and Arizona, all of which are considered to be among the top programs in country. The tournament spans over three days at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas.
The Frisco Classic is proud to be partnered with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the foundation.
The Frisco College Baseball Classic is looking for students 16 years and older needing volunteer hours. If you are interested in volunteering please
or contact Abby Gray at
for more information.
If you are interested in attending the tournament, or would like additional information, please visit:
The Mark of McKinney Presents 2017 College Megafest - February 18
for detailed information regarding the 2017 College Megafest presented by The Mark of McKinney.
Fairview Youth Theatre Presents 101 Dalmatians Kids: January 27 - February 3
Please join the Fairview Youth Theatre for their upcoming performances of 101 Dalmatians Kids on January 27th, 28th, 29th and February 2nd and 3rd.
for additional information.
Drivers' Ed Classes
The next drivers ed session begins TODAY, Monday, January 30th. Classes take place at 4:15 pm in room B104. Please click
for more details.
for the January issue of Nutrition News.
2017 Denim and Diamonds Gala and Auction
Your Support is Appreciated
Through your generosity and support, The Foundation for Lovejoy Schools (FLS) awarded grants totaling $435,000 to Lovejoy teachers for use in their classrooms this year. The Foundation is funded primarily from the Annual Appeal Campaign and the Denim and Diamonds (D&D) Gala and Auction. The Foundation's goal is to cover D&D costs with sponsorships prior to the night of the event, allowing all dollars spent at the event to go directly to fund classroom grants.
The Foundation for Lovejoy Schools will host the 11th annual Denim and Diamonds Gala and Auction on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at a new location, the Marriott at Legacy Town Center in Plano. The theme is a Southern Soirée - Celebrating 100 Years of Lovejoy ISD. Denim and Diamonds Chair, Andrea Paranteau and Co-Chair, Carrie McClure welcome you to a night featuring dinner, entertainment, and live auctions.
The Foundation for Lovejoy Schools will host a raffle entitled "Fab Five", which includes:
- 7 nights in Sydney, Australia, donated by Cleve Adamson Custom Homes
- $2500 VISA gift card, donated by Owens Realtors
- Texas Limo Wine Tour and Getaway
- Goyard, St. Louis PM Large Tote in Black
- Large Kamado-Style Grill in Red by Grill Dome, donated by The Firehouse in Allen
Raffle tickets are $100. Only 500 tickets will be sold. A drawing will be held for each item, giving each ticket a chance to win one of these prizes. The winners will be drawn at the Denim and Diamonds Gala. You do not need to be present to win.
for additional information. You may purchase tickets from any Foundation director, via the foundation's website, or at the LISD administration building. See the Foundation website for a list of directors, or
to purchase tickets online.
LHS Swim & Dive
Congratulations go out to the entire girls' team for their THREEPEAT, back to back to back district championships, which saw them advance 12 swimmers and both divers to the Regional Championships next weekend.
The boys team put up a valiant fight against a Highland Park boys team that will have their eyes on winning the Regional Championship, finishing as the runner-up, advancing 10 swimmers to Regionals.
District Champions: (1st place)
200 medley relay (Juliette Pages; Sloan Carevic; Natalie Womack; Emma Ream)
200 free - Sydney Meyers
200 IM - Sloan Carevic
200 IM - James Vaughn
50 free - Emma Ream
100 back - Natalie Womack
100 breaststroke - Sloan Carevic
400 free relay (Juliette Pages; Sloan Carevic; Natalie Womack; Emma Ream)
District Runner Ups (2nd place)
200 Medley relay (Richard Vaughn; Samuel Ma; Brady Duke; Efe Sahin)
100 fly - Natalie Womack
100 fly - James Vaughn
200 free relay - (Genevieve Pages; Sarah Wallaert; Sydney Myers: Monica Malik)
200 free relay - (Sam Veitch; Jakob Feldman; Grant Stout; James Vaughn)
500 free - Jakob Feldman
400 free relay - (Sam Veitch; Jakob Feldman; Grant Stout; James Vaughn)
Moving on to Regionals:
(1st-6th places in all events)
Barker; Burns; Carevic; Carroll, J; Dickerson; Duke; Feldman; Immel; Ma; Malik; Myers; Pages, J; Pages G; Pan; Ream; Sahin; Scroggins; Stout; Womack; Vaughn, J; Vaughn, R; Veitch; Wallaert; and divers Sullivan and Johnson
Girls Coach of the Year
- Matt Franks (2nd time in a row!)
Girls High Point of the District - Emma Ream
- Lovejoy Girls - District Champion (3x in a row)
Lovejoy Boys - District Runner up
Lovejoy tennis had a phenomenal tournament last week at the Frisco Vortex in which all the top schools in our region participated besides HP. Lovejoy brought home Championships in: A-mixed doubles, B-boys singles, and B-boys doubles. In addition, they medaled by finishing 3rd in A-boys doubles and in B-boys singles.
Top Results from Frisco Vortex:
A - Mixed Doubles Champions - Jack Bennett/Samantha Hayward
B - Boys Singles Champion - James Hourihan
B - Boys Doubles Champions - Caiden Tays/Carson Zimmermann
3rd Place - B boys doubles - Chris Sun/Brandon Su
3rd Place - B boys singles - Dylan Smith
4th Place - A girls singles - Caroline Burkhart/Abby Sibson
In the 5 years that we have had a bowling team, our Varsity Boys have not had a win against Allen...but NOW THEY HAVE!!!
The boys came out very strong winning 4 out of 5 of their individual matches and then they rallied together for an amazing finish during the team event taking 2 out of 3 games.
This was a very important win for our boys as they are now tied for 2nd place in our district!! WAY TO GO GENTLEMEN!!!
Mason Melendez (high game of 222)
Michael Stephens (picked up game winning split in team event!)
Dual @ Wylie East 1/25:
We won the dual by a score of 57-9. Complete results:
In their first competition weekend of the Winter Guard season, the LHS Guard placed 4th in their round, and ended up in 4th overall out of 18 teams at the Lamar Competition!