LAJH Guidance News
AAPI ART CONTEST
The Renaissance Committee at LAJH is sponsoring an art contest celebrating Asian American & Pacific-Islander Heritage Month. The theme of artwork entered should focus on the contributions or heritage of Asian or Pacific Islander culture. Students can only submit one original piece of artwork. The drawing or painting must be...
-Two-dimensional medium including:
-Drawing (pencil, ink, crayon, etc.),
-Painting (pastel, watercolor, spray paint, oils, etc.)
-The size of the artwork may vary from 8"x11" to 12"x18”.
-Artwork may not be drawn from any existing artwork (photograph, advertisement, etc.)
-Provide a paragraph describing what your artwork is about.
*1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will receive a deluxe art kit, school T-shirt and cinch sack.
*All entries for the LAJH Art or Essay contests should be turned into the Guidance Office, and are due by Friday- May 25, 2018.
JAHM ESSAY CONTEST
Prompt: Using several sources with varying points of view, write about a prominent Jewish American and his/her contributions or influence on our society. Write your essay in a way that encourages the reader to continue to explore the topic further. Essays must be typed and no longer than 500 words. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will receive a visa gift card, school T-shirt and cinch sack.
*All entries for the LAJH Art or Essay contests should be turned into the Guidance Office by Friday-May 25, 2018.
WHM Essay Contest Winner
STATE TESTS IN MAY
We are extremely proud of all of our students and the amazing effort they have put into their state assessments. Keep up the good work, students!
Science (8th Grade): May 1
FSA Math (7th Grade): May 1-2
FSA Math (8th Grade): May 8-9
Algebra/Geometry EOC: May 8-9
Civics EOC (7th Grade): May 10