AP Rally 9-9-15, kicks off the 2015-2016 academic year with highlights of the previous year successes and a glimpse into the future. Click HERE to view the PowerPoint information of the AP data.
High expectations + rigor =success at many levels.
Congratulations to the following AP Scholars:
AP Scholar with Distinction Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams
AP Scholar with Honor Granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams
AP Scholars Granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams
There will be a newspaper meeting Thursday, October 8th in room 209 immediately after school. The meeting will last until 2:20. All interested journalists should attend.
Despite a concentrated effort, the golf team fell to the Indians of Grafton yesterday by a core of 3 1/2 - 5 1/2. The team looks to get back on track today at home against Tantasqua.
The Arrow - The newspaper, The Arrow, is now online! See @arrownewspaper on Twitter for the link. Find the hidden arrow, and be the first one to do so, and see Ms. Lavelle with this information.
The 2015 Booster Club Color Walk will be held on October 18th at 11:00 am. All LHS/LMS Athletes are encouraged to participate with their teams. ALL students are welcome to join the fund with a minimum of $20.00 in pledges. This event will be a walk with all your friends... only more colorful. Start at one point in all white and end COVERED in color!
ATTENTION PARENTS AND STUDENTS:
Congratulations to Harold Cocker and Ashley Granger, "Commended Students for 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program."
If you are a business and interested in advertising in the 2016 Yearbook, please click HERE for information.
2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch
300 dpi minimum
file size 500kp minimum
Click HERE to view Casson-Foster's senior portrait information.
Attention English Honors Students—you are NOT required to write a journal for your HONORS summer reading books. You must however, be prepared for discussion about the books during the semester as they will be embedded in the curriculum.
In addition to the books chosen for the school-wide summer reading program, students enrolled in AP and/or Honor classes for the 2015-2016 school year need to read the following books:
Freshmen Honors: Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens
Sophomore Honors: Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck AND Uncle Tom's Cabin, by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Junior Honors: The Awakening, by Kate Chopin AND In Cold Blood, by Truman Capote
Senior Honors: The Metamorphosis, by Franz Kafka; AND
Jazz, by Toni Morrison; AND
The Stranger, by Albert Camus
Junior AP Language and Composition class: Twelve Years a Slave, by Solomon Northup
Senior AP Literature and Composition class: The Fountainhead, by Ayn Rand
The Leicester High School Community values personal growth and lifelong learning in a safe, healthy, positive, and diverse environment
We prepare students for the future by:
- Challenging all students with a rigorous curriculum.
- Teaching higher-order thinking skills.
- Requiring self-assessment and reflection.
- Employing meaningful assessments.
- Providing varied learning opportunities.
- Promoting good character.
21st Century Learning Expectations
Leicester High School Students will:
- Communicate effectively
- Problem- solve effectively
- Create meaningful products
- Use technology effectively
- Collaborate effectively
- Exercise responsible citizenship
· Web Feature, “What Parents Need to Know About Enterovirus D68”
· Drop-in newsletter article (matte article), “Parents: Learn the Facts about
· Fact sheet for parents, “What Parents Need to Know about Enterovirus D68”
· General questions and answers for the public
· Infographic: Keep Your Child from Getting and Spreading Enterovirus D68
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Thank you for your continued support!!!!!