Orchestra Spirit Night at Raising Cane's: Tomorrow!
The Lovejoy Orchestra Booster Club will host a spirit day/night at Raising Cane's on
Tuesday, November 8th from 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
This full day event provides opportunities to support the Orchestra at lunch or dinner. Please join the Orchestra for a great combination of delicious food, good company, and support of our Lovejoy Orchestra. The Orchestra Booster Club will receive 15% of the proceeds. When placing your order, please let the cashier know you are with Lovejoy Orchestra. This includes dine in, drive thru, and take out. Raising Cane's is located at 190 E. Stacy Road in Allen. We hope to see you there!
The Lovejoy Varsity Volleyball team will be competing against Frisco Reedy in the Regional Quarter Finals on Tuesday, November 8th at 6:30 pm at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland. Come out and support the Leopards in the stands. Free playoff t-shirts available at the game while they last. You can also listen to the game on www.sportsgram.net. If you plan to attend the game, there is a strict clear bag policy. You can read more on their website www.curtisculwellcenter.com.
SAFE! Issues Affecting Today's Teens and How You Can Help: November 9
We all want to keep our teens safe. Join us on Wednesday, November 9th, at 6:00 PM, in the Lovejoy High School Lecture Hall to learn how to:
- Recognize signs of distress in teens
- Promote brain health
- Foster resiliency and positive coping skills
- Know the warning signs of suicidal behavior
- Find help for a struggling teen
- Implement protective measures to keep teens SAFE!
Vanita Halliburton is president of the Grant Halliburton Foundation, a non-profit organization which works to raise awareness and understanding of adolescent mental health and suicide prevention. She speaks from the heart about her son's battle with depression and bipolar disorder and his suicide at the age of 19.
Ray Levy, Ph.D., LSSP is in private practice in Dallas, Texas. and works extensively with high risk children, children with ADHD and strong-willed behaviors. He has appeared on numerous radio and television shows discussing various psychological issues. Dr. Levy travels throughout the country giving workshops and talks on therapy, and child and adolescent issues.
Senior Project: Blood Drive
LHS Senior, Katie Hale, is organizing a blood drive for her Senior Project. Read below to see how you may donate blood to the American Red Cross.
Where: Lovejoy High School Auxiliary Gym
When: Thursday, November 17th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
- Go to www.redcrossblood.org
- Type lovejoycampus in the box at the top right of the page. See example below:
- Choose a time slot to donate. You will receive a reminder text as the donation date approaches.
It's that easy. Thank you for supporting the blood drive. Your donation could help save a life.
Parent Tech Survey -
Tell Us Your Opinion
What kind of topics would you like to see for future Parent Tech sessions? Are you interested in learning technology tools you can use, technology tools used by your teen, general topics about cyber safety and the internet, or something else? Kindly let us know by filling out this very short survey :
Celebrate Arbor Day
Troop 8938 would like to invite you to:
Celebrate Arbor Day
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Lucas Community Park
655 Country Club Road
Girl Scout Troop 8938 will be handing out free tree seedlings to the first 100 attendees. Come out and support our efforts to protect our trees and woodlands. Help us to keep Lucas Beautiful!
STAR PARTY: November 7 - Postponed
With an impending chance of rain tonight, the Star Party is being rescheduled for this Friday, November 11.
Puster Elementary, along with the Texas Astronomical Society, will host a star party. Viewing will begin at 6:00 PM and end at approximately 9:00 PM. Join us as we explore the stars, moon, planets, the Andromeda Galaxy, and many exciting objects in the Milky Way. Parking will be available in the front lot. You may enter through the front doors where signs will direct you to the courtyard and back parking lot where viewing will take place. Access to the back parking lot will not be available via the driveway. The Puster PTA will provide hot chocolate. In the event the skies are overcast on the 7th, a back-up date of November 11th is planned.
WSMS Theatre Presents Legally Blonde The Musical JR.: November 10-12
The WSMS Theatre Arts Department is pleased to present the family friendly production of Legally Blonde The Musical JR. which runs Thursday, November 10th through Saturday, November 12th at 7:00 PM with a 1:00 PM matinee on Saturday, November 12th. All productions will be held at Willow Springs Middle School located at 1101 W. Lucas Road. Tickets are $10 for students and $12 for adults and may be purchased by
For additional information, please contact
. There is no need to dress up, but please don't wear white after Labor Day.
Study Abroad in Spain
Summer in Sevilla is a 2-week study abroad program for Lovejoy Spanish students. The program includes local host families, cultural excursions, and intensive classes with AP Spanish teacher Seth Sartain.
If your student is interested, join us for an information session on Thursday, Nov. 10, 7-8pm in the Lecture Hall.
Drivers' Ed Classes
The next drivers ed session begin next Monday, November 14th (then Tuesday, January 3rd). Classes take place at 4:15 pm in room B104. Please click
for more details.
LHS Speech & Debate
Congratulations to all students who participated in the Byron Nelson HS Speech & Debate Tournament. It was a successful tournament for everyone. We are especially proud of our novices who went into competition with open hearts and a willingness to learn! We are so proud of you!
Special note of congratulations to:
Joe Cross & Clay Parker - 4th DUO Acting
Mason Golden - Semi Finals Congressional Debate
Shivani Radhakrishnan - Semi Finals in Novice Extemporaneous Speaking
Anna Rouse - 3rd place Informative Speaking
Rithik Tangella - Octo Finals LD Debate
Ellie Hager - 1st place LD Debate
Qualified for Texas Forensic Association State Tournament - March 2017
: Ellie Hager - LD Debate