Longleaf School of the Arts
Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence
LSA Students, Staff, and Parents in the Spotlight!
Into the Woods
Tony Award Winning-Level Performance!
Congratulations, LSA Theatre Seniors on Your Last SHOW-STOPPING Performance!
Arts-Integration Projects English and Visual Art The Great Gatsby
Chowan Retreat Information Session - April 26th at 7:00 PM!
It is time to meet with the professors! All LSA Community members are invited to learn more about our bonus week at Chowan University! So far, we have 73 of our students who will be in attendance June 11th through June 16th. There are so many fun activities planned exclusively for LSA students! Please use the following Zoom link to access the information session:
Please complete the Google Form if you would like to RSVP to attend the retreat: https://forms.gle/Qjt2HWNAk83eDGYd7
Last Chance To Help Out SGA With Donations For Prom!
If you have not already, please help out SGA by signing up to donate items for prom. If you have already signed up, please get the items to Sra. Morice ASAP. Find the items SGA needs donated here: (new things have been added) https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0945adad2caaf8c70-prom#/
Senior Class Picture - Monday
A Senior Class picture will be taken on Monday during Advisory. Seniors are encouraged to wear Longleaf shirts or school colors.
Let's Get Ready for Exams!
Join Key Club in room 214 to get an early start on preparing for this year's exams! Peer and teacher aid will be offered for a variety of subjects, including APs!
Previous Newsletter Information
LSA's 2024 Trip - Don't Miss It!
Costa Rica Trip
We are excited to announce a trip to Costa Rica next summer for rising Juniors and Seniors. We are planning on traveling with the company Explorica. See the link for specific tour information. (www.explorica.com/Morice-4813). It is our goal to take as many students as possible. If you could please take a few mins to fill out the Costa Rica Interest form so we can gauge potential student interest, it would be greatly appreciated. We plan on hosting another information session closer to the end of the school year. Please let us know if you have any questions, and we will be glad to speak with you.
PTSA will host a college panel for LSA students and families!
We will have some recent LSA graduates and parents of these graduates available to answer any questions you may have about what to expect and how to prepare for college during your senior year.
We will also have a brief time for voting on our new PTSA board.
If you know anyone that would like to be on the panel, please use this Google form.
*NEW* Absences Documentation
Here is a new quick and easy way to notify the school of absences! Thank you Mrs. Benjamin for creating the form below! Instead of emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, please submit your information using the Google form. It is also available in the "Quick Links" section of our school website!
Prom Outside Guest Forms - Due May 5th
It's Prom Time!
Hello LSA Juniors and Seniors! You all are invited to prom 2023! The theme this year is The Golden Age Of Hollywood, so come dressed in your best red carpet attire! The event will be hosted on Saturday, May 27th, at A Step To Gold Ballroom. Doors will open for guests starting at 6:00 PM, and the event will end at 10:00 PM. Since this is a school event, students are expected to dress appropriately. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided. However, full meals will NOT be served, so please prepare accordingly. In order to attend, you must have purchased a ticket in advance. A single ticket will cost $50, while two tickets with the couples discount will be $90 total ($45 each). Also, LSA Juniors and Seniors are allowed to bring one date/plus one as long as they are between the ages of 16-20. We hope you all can attend and have a great time!
Tickets are available for purchase! https://2023-prom-ticket-sales.cheddarup.com
PTSA Board Nominations
PTSA board nominations are being accepted now.
If you or someone you know is interested, please fill out this form.
PTSA member meeting - May 2023
Thank you to all of the families who have donated items or funds to our Annual Fund Fundraiser!
It's never too late to give! The Cheddar Up link will remain live until the end of the year!
This year, we were able to meet approximately 65% of our goal, including the Amazon purchases! Thank you for being a part of our journey towards EXCELLENCE!
Head Of School
Longleaf School of the Arts
A Double Win for LSA! Raleigh's Best Charter School AND Best High School!
We would like to thank everyone who is a part of our school community, the News and Observer, and the great city of Raleigh, NC, for this magnificent honor of being named the BEST Charter School and BEST High School! Through all of our ups and downs, we stand together as a strong school community that will continue to thrive and work together to deliver an unmatched educational experience for our students! Special thank yous go to our Board of Directors, Teachers, Staff, and Outstanding LSA Families! Students this is all for YOU! Congratulations LSA Community! Your are truly the absolute BEST!