Leicester High School

August 21st, 2022

Dates to Remember

Aug. 25th - 6 PM in the LHS (former Becker College) Cafeteria - LHS Open House

This is an opportunity for all students and families to visit the new LHS

Aug. 25th - 7 PM in the LHS (former Becker College) Cafeteria - Internship/Externship Meeting

August 31st - First Day of School 22-23

Revised Calendar and Meals

Governor Baker signed into law a one-year extension of School Meals for All for the 2022-2023 school year. Therefore, meals will be free for all students in the Commonwealth for the upcoming school year. Our new Food Service Director, Barry Sbordy, starts on 8/15/22, and more information will follow.


Attached is the revised 2022/2023 LPS school calendar. The link below will also bring you to the revised calendar.

Revised School Calendar

Announcements

Employment Opportunities

Leicester High School is currently seeking:


  • Special Education Teacher
  • Paraprofessionals (student-specific and instructional aides)


Please see the Superintendent's announcement on Facebook or search for positions using www.schoolspring.com.

Before Your Student Arrives!

As we begin a new year, please ensure that you have paid the following fees before your student arrives at school on August 31:


Chromebooks

Chromebook Pickup Days for New Students

We will have several Chromebook pickup options for new LHS students. Chromebook pickup will take place at the "new" Leicester Middle School (174 Paxton Street) on the following dates:

  • Thursday, August 25th from 10:00 - 3:00

Summer Reading

While there is no school-wide summer reading requirement, students may have class-specific summer reading, which will be communicated to those students by their educators. All students are encouraged to read any text they enjoy, and engage in learning activities over the summer months such as visiting historical sites, museums, art galleries, etc.

Summer Reading (English Language Arts)

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AP Language and Composition Book List

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Meeting Updates

School Committee 8/9/2022

  • The school committee approved the high school student handbook as presented.
  • The school committee voted to open school choice for selected grades.
  • The school committee began discussions regarding facility use and fees for such use.
  • The school committee began discussions regarding a Leicester Public Schools faculty and staff handbook.

4/13/22 School Council

Meeting Notes:
  • Members discussed student behavior issues, particularly vaping and student physical altercations.
  • Members discussed the Leicester High School Improvement Plan for the 2022-2023 school year.
  • Members discussed the possible reduction of the Leicester Public Schools' budget by 1.3 million dollars.

Athletics

Fall Athletic Registration

Wolverines, fall registration is live! Please view the entire list of teams before selecting. At this time, MS students cannot register for HS teams. Info to follow. Who’s ready?