Weekly Update

September 26-30

Monday, September 26

Tuesday, September 27

4:30 p.m.

JV Volleyball vs Patuxent - AWAY


5:30 p.m.

Varsity Volleyball vs Patuxent - AWAY

Wednesday, September 28

4:00 p.m.

Varsity Golf vs Multiple Schools - AWAY


4:30 p.m.

Varsity Boys & Girls Cross Country vs Multiple Schools - HOME

JV Volleyball vs Northern - HOME


5:30 p.m.

Varsity Volleyball vs Northern - HOME

Thursday, September 29

4:30 p.m.

JV Girls Soccer vs Calvert - AWAY

5:00 p.m.

JV Football vs Northern - HOME


6:00 p.m.

Varsity Girls Soccer vs Calvert - AWAY

Friday, September 30

4:00 p.m.

JV Field Hockey vs Calvert - HOME


4:30 p.m.

Varsity Football vs Northern - AWAY

JV Volleyball vs St. Charles - AWAY


5:30 p.m.

Varsity Volleyball vs St. Charles - AWAY


6:00 p.m.

Varsity Boys Soccer vs Calvert - HOME

Saturday, October 1

Saturday, October 1, 2022

9:00 a.m.

JV Field Hockey vs Chopticon - AWAY

10:15 a.m.

JV Field Hockey vs La Plata - AWAY (at Chopticon)


2:45 p.m.

Marching Band Competition at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium

LHS Raider Tailgate on October 7, 2022

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Security Screenings for Large Scale Events

Please click the button for more information about what can/cannot be brought to events.

PSAT - October 12 - Important Information

  • The PSAT/NMSQT will be administered to 10th and 11th grade students on October 12, 2022 beginning at 8:00 am.

  • The PSAT 8/9 will be administered to 9th grade students on October 12, 2022 --- beginning at 8:00 am.

  • The PSAT is an important test. Students who perform well could earn college scholarships (11 grade).

  • PSAT student guides will be distributed to students (for 10th and 11th grade students only, there are no hard copies for 9th graders). These guides contain information and sample test questions that will help students prepare for the PSAT.

  • Parents/Students should check their calendars for appointments already scheduled for October 12, and consider rescheduling as there are no make-up dates for the PSAT.

  • Students who arrive late to school will not be permitted to take the test.

  • Students who did not get a guide can access a student guide using the following links:
    PSAT NMSQT(10th/11th grade) student guide
    PSAT 8/9 (9th grade) student guide

  • Students must bring their own calculators.

Additional information can be found at the following links:

For information about scoring (9th grade)

For information about scoring and linking to practice (10/11th grade).

For sample questions and practice test answer explanations

Scholarship information.

National Merit Scholarship info.

One-Lunch Updates

Click here for one-lunch club offerings.

Not sure where to go? Need a planning template to help utilize your time? CLICK HERE


Student Meal Charges

Student meal charges are only allowed for reimbursable meals or milk purchases, never a la carte items. The charge limit for each student is $25. Students may purchase a meal with “cash in hand” regardless of the amount of money owed. Students currently approved for FREE meals receive a meal regardless of the amount of money owed. Families should be advised that beginning in early September, weekly automated phone calls and emails are being sent to notify households of students whose meal account balance has become low (less than $5.00 remaining). Contact Megan Doran in Food and Nutrition Services at madoran@smcps.org for more information.

Want to use the gym during lunch? Daily completion of the form above is a requirement for entry. Submissions are accepted from 8 to 11 am. You have to use your SMCPS login to access the form. After your initial submission, save the link for quick and easy access. Only fifty students are permitted to sign up for a lunch block (either A or B). Students are expected to enter the gym through the side door adjacent to the girls locker room and be in the gym before the 10 minute bell. Students unlawfully tardy will be redirected to the cafeteria. Students are expected to remain in the gym, no food or drink is allowed and you must have tennis shoes to be on the gym surface.

Fast Food Policy

LHS strongly encourages students to either bring a lunch to school or to purchase one from our cafeteria.


Parents and students, please do not order food to be delivered to Leonardtown High School, it will not be delivered to the student. In addition, parents should not be dropping off lunch to the school for students.

What bus do I ride? When will the bus pick me up?

SMCPS Elocator for Bus Information

Bus Passes:

Bus passes should only be requested when students have a change in physical address or when there is an emergency situation and a student needs to ride a different bus or get off at a different stop. Bus passes will not be granted for students simply wanting to go visit with a friend.


Need to obtain a bus pass?

Parents can write a note or send an email to Ms. Revis at btrevis@smcps.org in order to request a bus pass. All relevant information must be included in the written request.


Bus Information includes: Student name, address, parent phone number, existing bus stop to be used, bus #, date, medical concerns, destination address, destination phone # and reason for the pass

Class of 2025 - Class Shirts

Your 2025 Class Shirts are now available for purchase! They are $15 dollars, and the orders are due by October 2nd. We hope you love the awesome design! Show your ‘25 Class Pride by wearing it at the Pep Rally and Homecoming Football game (October 21st)! Please follow the link provided to MySchoolBucks to get yours.

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Class of 2024 Updates

Hallway Decorations for Homecoming

  • Class of 2024 Homecoming Hallway Decorating will occur on the following dates in LHS cafeteria:
    • Thursday, September 22 from 1pm - 4pm
    • Saturday, October 1 from 9am - 3pm
    • Monday, October 10 from 1pm - 4pm
    • Saturday, October 15 from 9am - 3pm (putting up the hallway decor)

Senior Class updates

Attention Seniors:

Orders for homecoming shirts & sweatshirts are now being accepted. Make sure to order your by October 2nd.

https://www.myschoolbucks.com/ver2/prdembd?ref=ZZHAD2XN2Q00TOS_ZZ5S2W4Z17ATVVM

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Class of 2026 T-Shirt Orders

Class of 2026 T-shirt Orders (Due Sept 29th Deadline to get for homecoming) Link Here

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Yearbook Information

School Portraits Grades 9, 10, and 11

Students in grades 9, 10, and 11 will be photographed for school portraits on Thursday, September 29 and Friday, September 30 in the auditorium during English classes. Picture day fliers will be distributed to students in English classes next week. Portrait packages can also be ordered and paid for online by visiting the Legacy website and entering code 4572F23. ALL students will need to be photographed for administrative purposes.


Thursday, September 29: Ms. Heisler, Mr. Schoenbauer, Mr. Smith, Ms. Stephenson, Ms. Woolford, Fairlead

Friday, September 30: Mr. Breslin, Mr. David, Ms. Feldhausen, Ms. O’Toole, Ms. Page, Mr. Pike, Ms. Conner, Ms. Sullivan, Freshman Academy


Senior Portraits

Class of 2023, it is time for senior portraits!


Legacy Studios will be here on Monday, September 26; Tuesday, October 18; Wednesday, October 19; Thursday, October 20; Thursday, November 3; and Friday, November 4 in the auditorium. Seniors MUST sign up for an appointment by clicking HERE. Appointments must be made 48 hours in advance. Information about the different portrait sessions available can be found on the Legacy site. Please note that Legacy does provide the tux, drape, and cap and gown for portraits. Seniors, if you wish to be included in the senior section of the yearbook, you must take a picture in a tux or drape with a blue background and no props. Portraits that do not meet this requirement will not be included in the senior section of the yearbook.


Fall Team Pictures

Athletes and marching band members who were photographed the last few weeks will have the chance to purchase team and/or individual pictures. Please visit the Legacy website and use code 4572E23. Please note that pictures will not be posted until about a week following the picture date to allow for editing and uploading. We appreciate your patience!


2021-2022 Yearbooks

The 2022 yearbooks are here! Students may pick up their yearbooks during lunch in 2E08. If you are a 2022 graduate of LHS, you or someone you designate may pick up your book during regular hours (8:00-2:45) to retrieve your book. Please email Mrs. Page before you plan on picking up your book to ensure that it is in the office waiting for you.


Order A Yearbook!

If you are interested in purchasing a 2022-2023 yearbook, please visit the Jostens site. This is the second tier of our pricing, so order your yearbook now! This offer will be available until October 14. Yearbooks will be distributed in the spring.


Pictures Needed!

We are in need of pictures for some of our spreads! Click here for specifics regarding what pictures we still need. Please upload pictures directly to our Yearbook website using ReplayIt. Please do not submit screenshots of pictures or pictures with filters. Please make sure all students featured in the pictures are identified with first and last name and grade level. Please make sure that the pictures are from this summer and this school year!


Grad Ads

Senior parents interested in creating a grad ad for the yearbook can do so through the Tribute Ads website. The deadline for creating an ad is December 15, 2022. Please visit the Tribute Ads site to create an ad honoring your senior.

Student Writing Contests

Check out these opportunities to have your voice heard and your writing talent recognized!


Need Tech help? Click below!

Counseling Corner

Schedule change requests are now complete for SY 2023! We will no longer be accepting requests for schedule changes from students.


Counselors are now able to process transcripts requests through Naviance. Please contact your counselor if you need additional information. Counselors will be giving senior class presentations the first week of October. During this presentation we will review what you need to know about graduation requirements, applying for college, scholarships and much more. After the presentations conclude we will share the presentation with everyone. We will host an additional presentation for seniors who are completing their English requirement at CSM.


If you need a letter of recommendation from your school counselor, please make sure to let them know as early as possible and make sure to submit the Letter of Recommendation Request form (which is available in Guidance).


Make sure to know your counselor!


Need an appointment? Please e-mail Guidance Secretary, Ms. Williams (jkwilliams@smcps.org).

Career Center Updates

ASVAB, October 27th, 2022 @ 8AM in the LHS Cafeteria

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB).

The fall test administration is for Juniors and Seniors only.

Please fill out the google form to sign up: Form


Essay Writing Workshop

Seniors, LHS will be hosting an essay writing workshop in the Career Center on Sept. 21st during A lunch and Sept. 28th during B lunch. Please register for only one session. Register Here


New Scholarships Added to Naviance

Stokes Educational Scholarship Program

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International High School Essay Contest

To view all scholarships, log in to Naviance through Clever. Click Colleges>>Scholarship Search.


October College Visits


Please view the google form to sign up for October college visits. Some examples include UMBC, West Virginia University, University of Tennessee-Knoxville and CSM. College Visit Sign Up


SEAP (Science & Engineering Apprenticeship Program)

Applications are now open. Link to Apply

Virtual information session Sept. 27th @ 6 PM. Register Here


Financial Aid

FSA ID Virtual Information Session, Sept. 29th @ 6PM Register Here

FAFSA Night at LHS In the Media Center, Oct. 5th @ 6 PM Register Here

LHS School Store & MySchoolBucks

Click here to visit the LHS School Store & buy Raider Gear!

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Learn how to create a MySchoolBucks account: click here.


MySchoolBucks & the Media Center


New for 2022, families have the option to pay for lost or damaged resources in My School Bucks. A resource can include: library books, laptops, chargers, textbooks, consumables, etc.


When a media specialist marks anything as lost or damaged in Destiny, that fee AUTOMATICALLY shows up as a "real time fee" in My School Bucks.



Please refer to this information on My School Bucks and your school library.

Student Parking Update

Please review this LHS Seasonal Parking Letter for information about seasonal student parking.
LHS Absence Reporting

Please use this website to report your child's absence for LHS

Fundraising for SY 22-23

Click here for a listing of fundraisers taking place at LHS throughout the year.

School Meal Benefit Forms

School Year Meal Benefit forms for SY 2022-2023 are now available online! Easily fill out your new meal benefit form by visiting https://www.myschoolapps.com/Application on the www.smcps.org website.

SMCPS Code of Conduct

Please click here to review SMCPS policies and code of conduct.

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