LPHS Parent Newsletter

January 2021

Dear Families,

I hope all of our students and families enjoyed a restful holiday break. Happy New Year as we welcome in 2021 with open arms.

We are closing in on the end of our first semester on Friday, January 15th. The January newsletter features our final exam schedule in relation to blue, yellow, orange, or red programming. We will be off on Monday, January 18th for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's birthday and second semester begins on Tuesday, January 19th. On behalf of the LPHS faculty we want to congratulate Jillian Maudlin as one of two La Porte County Lilly Endowment Community Scholars. This newsletter also contains the LPCSC programming announcements for the week of January 4th and the second semester. We also highlight the positive charitable work of our students and staff during the holiday season.

Thank you in advance for all that you do keep our campus and community safe.

Once A Slicer, Always A Slicer!


Mr. Alber, Principal

Lilly Grant Recipient

Congratulations to Jillian Maudlin for receiving the Lilly Grant Scholarship! She is one of only two La Porte County students to earn this prestigious honor. The LPHS faculty is very excited for Jillian and her accomplishments. Below is a screen shot of the moment it was announced by Mrs. Shannon Walker, Vice President of the Unity Foundation in LP County. Also pictured are her parents Karen and Mark Maudlin, Mrs. Brant, Miss Mosson, and Mr. Alber.
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Programming for the week of January 4-8th

On Wednesday, December 30th we announced our programming for the week of January 4th. We will be on RED programming for the entire week. As a reminder, the students will be remote the entire week and will follow the bell schedule when logging in to the Zoom lesson. Teachers will be conducting live Zoom lessons and will have additional Loom videos or lessons in Canvas.

The semester ends on Friday, January 15th. Please encourage your son or daughter to finish strong and prepare for their final exams and the last two weeks of the first semester.

Final Exam Schedule January 11th-15th

RED Programming: NO FINALS

ORANGE Programming:

  • Monday’s finals by Department: PE, Math, English, Agriculture, Consumer Family and Science, Music

  • Wednesday’s finals by Department: IT, Science, Business, Social Studies, Art, World Language

  • Friday: make-ups and retakes

BLUE or YELLOW programming:

  • Wednesday’s finals by Department: PE, Math, English, Agriculture, Consumer Family and Science, Music

  • Thursday’s finals by Department: IT, Science, Business, Social Studies, Art, World Language

  • Friday: make-ups and retakes

LPHS Slicer Support Services

Congratulations to Mrs. Rosenbaum on being named the Health Ambassador of the Year! Mrs. Rosenbaum wanted to share a few words:

THANK YOU to Healthy Communities of La Porte County (HCLC) Executive Director Jennifer Olson and the HCLC staff and board!

It is an honor being named HEALTH AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR! I truly appreciate your collaboration to support the well-being of LPCSC youth.

HCLC promotes the health and well-being of NWI residents through collaboration, education, advocacy and policy development. Check out their webpage. #healthycommunitiesoflaportecounty

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Senior Quotes

Class of 2021: Click the link below to submit your senior quote! The yearbook staff will also need you to turn in a photo of yourself as well.


Animal Science news

The Animal Science classes made homemade dog treats today in class and donated them to the LaPorte County Animal Shelter.
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American Sign Language classes perform Jingle Bells!

American Sign Language 2/3 students: Jingle Bells

Holiday Spirit!

The mark of a true leader is helping out even when times are difficult, and that’s what our Slicers have been doing. Audrey R. and Mrs. Wireman rang the bell for the Salvation Army, and NHS adopted a family for the holidays.
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LPHS does not have school on Monday, January 18th in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday

Second semester begins on Tuesday, January 19th

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COVID resources and our daily schedule

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Second semester schedules

The counseling department is finalizing the schedules for the second semester. Your son or daughter will receive their new schedules in the near future. Thank you for your patience as we navigate the various challenges of the pandemic.