Lake Ridge Eagle Updates

Week of March 1st

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Dear Students and Parents,


Please read our newsletter below for information about great events happening in the month of March, including Destination Success. Information will be coming soon about SAT School Day for Juniors, scheduled for March 24th. Fourth six-weeks grades will be posted to the parent portal in Skyward on Friday, March 5th.


Have a great week, Eagles!

Congratulations, Coach Anthony Sheppard, Lake Ridge High School's Teacher of the Year

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Coach Sheppard teaches US History and serves as

Defensive Coordinator for our

Lake Ridge Eagle Football Team

Congratulations, LRHS Academic Decathlon Team!

Congratulations to the LRHS Academic Decathlon Team for winning second at the regional 8 Academic Decathlon meet. Members won a total of 25 regional medals. After advancing to state, Mark Smith won three state championship medals: Economics, Social Science, and Music. Way to go Eagle Decathletes! What a very successful year!

Updates to the 5th and 6th Six-Weeks Grading Periods

Please note the changes to the MISD Six-Weeks Grading Periods:


5th Six Weeks: March 1 - April 16

6th Six Weeks: April 19 - May 26


If you have applied for a change in learning mode for the 5th Six Weeks, it will go into effect this week on Monday, March 1st.

Spring Break - March 15th -19th - MISD Campuses and Offices will be Closed

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SAT School Day for Juniors - March 24th - More Information Coming Soon - Start Preparing by visiting KhanAcademy.org

2021-22 PTSA Executive Board Applications

Applications are now being accepted for the Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) 2021-2022 Executive Board. To express interest, please complete and return the application linked below by 5 pm on Monday, April 7th.



Should you have questions, feel free to email the 2021 Nominating Committee at esa873@yahoo.com.

Interested in Joining the Robotics Club/Team?

Robotics Club/Team has launched and will have meetings on Teams, Wednesdays from 3:00 to 3:30 p.m. Contact Mr. Riyanto (jokoriyanto@misdmail.org) or Ms. Thompson (heatherthompson@misdmail.org) if you would like to join.

Updated Graduation Date & Location - June 2nd - Globe Life Field - 4:00 p.m.

We have a new date for graduation. The graduation ceremony for our LRHS Class of 2021 will be held Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 at 4:00 pm at Globe Life Field. We look forward to honoring our graduating Eagles.

State of Texas 19-20 Academic Performance Report for LRHS

To view our State of Texas 19-20 Academic Performance Report (TAPR), please click here.
To see our class tutorial offerings, visit the LRHS Tutorial Guide. Students must log in with their MISD credentials to access the guide.

Transition from Pre-AP to Advanced Courses

Beginning in the Fall of 2021, the title of Pre-Advanced Placement (Pre-AP) courses will change. In the 2021-2022 Course Catalog, these courses will be referred to as Advanced. For example, if a class was previously called Pre-AP Geometry, it will now be named Advanced Geometry. The change is in name only; the curriculum and related services will remain the same. For more information, please review the information linked below.



Transition from Pre-AP to Advanced Course Info

Support our School's PTSA through Kroger Community Rewards

You can support our school's PTSA while shopping! If you shop at Kroger, follow these steps to enroll in Community Rewards:


Sign in to your Kroger rewards account
Click on My Account
Click on Community Rewards
Find Lake Ridge HS PTSA

A percentage of your shopping total will be donated to the PTSA! Thank you in advance for your support!

Free Meals for Kids through May 26th

It’s BACK! Free Meals for ALL Kids!

Starting October 1 through May 26th, MISD Student Nutrition will offer a holiday special – children may receive one freebreakfast and one free lunchevery school day!

This promotion applies to in-person learners at all MISD campuses, Virtual Academy students, younger siblings, and non-MISD-students.

Second meals, additional entrees/sides, and snacks will be available to in-person learners to purchase for an additional cost.

In-person learners will access meals as usual at their designated meal periods.



Click the link for details! Free Meals for Kids Information Link

Online Library Access!

Need a good book? Need resources for research? We’ve got you covered! To

Students can access library books online. Click the links below to check them out.



Destiny

https://destiny.esc11.net/common/servlet/presenthomeform.do?l2m=Home&tm=Home&l2m=Home


Junior Library Guild Digital

http://jlg.ipublishcentral.com/r?bookshelf=m%2F2ZYyA8t9RtODpCF55FYZ4PHKXeHEF%2FNCWY9YgU%2BmQ%3D


Teen Book Cloud

http://www.teenbookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=mansfieldisdtx&P=login

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Student Parking Permits

Student parking permits are now being sold at the MISD Police Department located at 1522 N. Walnut Creek St, Mansfield, TX (behind Brooks Wester Middle School). Parking violations enforcement began on 9/23. Vehicles parked on campus without a valid parking permit will receive a $30 citation. Parking violations also apply to virtual students coming to the school during school hours for classes or athletic events. Please stop by the police office in the cafeteria if you have any questions or concerns.


Please follow the MISD school district parking guidelines. Back-in or pull-through parking will be subject to a $30 citation.

It's Game Time! Are You Ready? Ticket and Spectator Info and Frequently Asked Questions are Here!

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Click the Quick Start Guide linked below for Details on Ticket Spicket Purchasing

Student IDs

Students must wear their IDs to any school event, including all games. Admission will not be granted without a current ID.

LRHS Morning Traffic and Student Drop-Off Procedures

Please click here to review our the LRHS Morning Traffic & Drop-Off Procedures.

Three Easy Ways to Access our Digital Breakfast and Lunch Menus

Lunchtime at Lake Ridge! Download the SchoolCafe App for Contact-Free Lunch Purchases

As we return to in-person learning this week, students can use the SchoolCafe app for contact-free lunch purchases. This will make purchasing easy, expedite lunch lines, limit contact, and continue making lunch enjoyable for students. Please click the link below for instructions on downloading the SchoolCafe app.

Reminders for In-Person Students

  • Students should bring their Chromebook or Devices to School Fully-Charged each Day
  • Approved Masks and Face Coverings are Required (Vented masks are not permitted.)
  • Students are Encouraged to Bring a Reusable, Identifiable Water Bottle
  • Students may Bring their Own Lunch; Microwaves are Not Available

Join the Lake Ridge High School PTSA!

The Lake Ridge High School PTSA does a great deal to support our seniors and teachers, including sponsoring after prom (a raffle was held for the Class of 2020), scholarships, teacher appreciation, grants, and more. Fundraising will be challenging due to guidelines surrounding COVID-19; however your support is needed to continue efforts to recognize our seniors and teachers. Visit www.joinpta.org to join! Parents, grandparents, and siblings are welcome to join, too!

Technology Needs?

If your student is in need of a device, you may use the link below to request one. All remaining requests for devices will be delivered to campuses and parents will be notified. Please note that any device with internet connection can be used to access all apps and programs needed for virtual learning.


Device Request Form