Lovejoy High School News
A Message from the Principal
June 15, 2021

Parents and Guardians,

On Monday evening, the Lovejoy ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved Katie Kordel as the new Superintendent of Lovejoy ISD. We are excited to welcome Ms. Kordel to Lovejoy and hope that you will join us for a Community Connection Event on:

Thursday, June 17th
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Lovejoy High School

Ms. Kordel is looking forward to meeting you and your family, learning about your unique perspective, and discussing opportunities and challenges. I am also looking forward to seeing you there!

Please read below for some additional important information to be aware of.


Chris Mayfield
Lovejoy High School

Upcoming Events
If you are unable to join us at Lovejoy High School on Thursday, June 17th, please know that you and your family are invited to join Katie at any of these events.

For planning purposes, click HERE for a list of important Fall Semester dates
All LISD Buildings Closed
Monday, June 21st - Monday, July 5th
Lovejoy High School will be closed two weeks for the District summer break beginning Friday, June 18th.

If students are in need of a VOE during the break, please send in the request this week by Wednesday, June 16th at 4:00 pm. 
College and Career Essay Workshop
Tuesday, July 13th

The college essay workshop will be held from 10:00- 11:00 am in the LHS Lecture Hall. This will be a time for the counselors to review college essay expectations for college application season. Students will have a chance to discuss topics and expectations from the college admissions process.
College App Workshop
Thursday, July 15th

The college app workshop will be held from 10:00- 11:00 am in the LHS Lecture Hall. This will be a time for the students to learn and discuss the nuances of the college application systems, Apply Texas and The CommonApp.
AP Scores Available

AP scores will be available mid-July. For more information, click HERE to college board website.
2021-22 Senior Portraits
Monday, July 19th - Thursday, July 22nd

Senior portrait sessions are going on this week for those that have already signed up. Seniors will have another opportunity for portraits in July.
Appointments will be required to get your portraits taken and you can sign up at Click the link for “Senior Yearbook Session Sign-Up”. The session is FREE and includes a formal pose (tux or drape) plus a cap & gown pose and takes about 15 minutes. (All clothing is provided). The sign-up link also has many answers to frequently asked questions.
Portrait dates are below:  
Monday, July 19th (LHS Cafeteria) 
Tuesday, July 20th (LHS Cafeteria) 
Wednesday, July 21st (LHS Cafeteria) 
Thursday, July 22nd (LHS Cafeteria) 
Tuesday, August 17th - Make-up day: (During school and final chance for portraits)   
For any questions regarding your session, please reach out to B&E Photo by phone at 972-429-1613 or email at
AP Drop and Course Change Request Deadline
Friday, July 30th

AP drop and course change request deadline will be July 30th. See the Counselor Newsletter for more information.
Campus and District Information
Counselor Corner

Final transcripts for 2021 Seniors will be sent out free of charge this summer. Click here to fill out the Senior Survey so we will know where to send your final transcript.

Transcripts for 2022 Seniors will be available beginning July 6th.

Dual Credit
For information regarding Dual Credit please contact Timberly Lewis at

Additional Information
AP summer assignments, course requests, AP drop forms and additional dual credit information can be found HERE.
Moving This Summer?

if you plan to move over the summer, please complete the Moving Questionnaire We will update your address and send you a withdrawal form to complete.

If you have any questions, contact 
VOE (Verification of Enrollment)

If students need a VOE during the break, please send in the request this week to by Wednesday, June 16th at 4:00 pm. Any requests received after that time will be available for pick up starting Tuesday, July 6th.
Community News

Please see the link below for information on LHS senior projects, news from our schools, programs, booster clubs, student organizations, Foundation for Lovejoy Schools, community, and more!

Averi Carlson - Women's Indoor U20 National Training Team

Congratulations to Averi Carlson, Lovejoy High School Rising Senior, on being selected as one of 20 athletes named to the Women's Indoor U20 National Training Team (NTT).

The USA Volleyball press release may be found here and shares the following:

"The Training Team will produce the 12-player roster that will compete in the 2021 FIVB Women’s U20 World Championship held July 9-18 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and Kortrijk, Belgium. All members of the Women’s U20 National Training Team will participate in a training camp held June 28-July 8 at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada, before the team is selected and travels to the competition site.

Most of the U20 NTT members have graduated high school. Ten are entering their first year of college this fall, and six will begin their second. Four are currently high school seniors."

We are #LovejoyProud of Averi and wish her the very best as she competes at the national level!
Permaculture Club

Andrew James was recently featured in the Organic Farming Research Foundation’s newsletter. Andrew wants to shed some attention on his Permaculture Club and create a legacy so that the garden can impact, and inspire more students and community members each year. 
Below is the link to: Why a student from Texas loves organic farming
Academic Calendars
Academic Calendars for 2021-2022

To access the 2021-22 Academic Calendar, please click here.