LPMHS Newsletter

Vol. 8, Issue 36; June 11, 2021

Upcoming School Schedule

June 14-24- Regents, Final Exams, and Review Sessions (see test schedule below; see the full schedule of review sessions and tests here)

June 17- 8th Grade Celebration

June 18- Last day of school for Middle School Students

June 25 - Graduation

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Bus Schedule- IMPORTANT Information!

Busses will run their normal routes during the week of June 14-June 18th. If you are a student that will need transportation to or from school MID-DAY for review classes, finals, or Regents exams, YOU WILL NEED TO SIGN-UP in the main office for a ride to or from school.

If you need a ride at any point during the week of June 21st-June 25th, you must also sign up in the main office. There are no regularly scheduled pick-ups or drop-offs during this week. ALL students who need a ride MUST sign-up in the office.

End of Year Information

In the Middle School:

Thursday, June 17 -- 8th Grade Celebration, 6pm in the MHS auditorium

Friday, June 18 -- Last day of school for grades 6-8 + End of Year Picnic for students & staff

In the High School:

Monday, June 14-Thursday, June 24 -- Finals, Regents exams, and review sessions (see schedule here)

Friday, June 25 -- Graduation

Note: High school students will have an open campus starting Monday, June 14. If a student is not scheduled for an exam or review class, they do not have to report to school until their next scheduled time.

Please make sure that students check the required review class schedule with each of their teachers!

School Chromebooks & Chargers

Now that we are almost at the end of the school year, all students will need to turn in their Chromebooks and chargers. Please look around your home, car, backpack, etc. to check for extra chargers you may have acquired during the year!

High school students should have already turned in their Chromebooks and chargers -- if they have not, please bring them in ASAP!

Middle school students will turn theirs in on Wednesday, June 16 during their first block class.

2020/2021 Middle School Yearbooks

The Middle School yearbook can now be ordered at this link:


Note: Online ordering for High School yearbooks has now ended. There will be a few extra yearbooks for those who missed ordering, and those will be sold on a first come, first served basis.

COVID Vaccines

Everyone aged 12 and up is now eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine in New York State.

Our local Kinney Drugs is offering the Pfizer vaccine for ages 12+. To book an appointment, go to https://secure.kinneydrugs.com/

You can look for other appointments or vaccine sites here: https://am-i-eligible.covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/

Parents or legal guardians of any New Yorker, ages 12 to 17, can enter their child who has received at least their first COVID-19 vaccine dose (at any time), for a chance to win one of 50, four-year full-ride scholarships (includes tuition, fees, room-and-board, and expenses) to any New York State public college or university. To enter, click here!

Don't forget to let Nurse Cora know when you've received one or both of your shots so she can update your student health record!

Volunteer Opportunities

Just a reminder that all students must have 40 hours of community service to graduate. Keep checking back for volunteer opportunities throughout the year.

  • Ecumenical Food Collection Days: See below for more information!

Don't forget, a parent/guardian can volunteer along with their student and earn double the hours toward the graduation requirement. Please see Mrs. Patti McConvey for more volunteer opportunities and don't forget to fill out and hand in those volunteer forms!

Ecumenical Food Bank Information

On Saturday, June 12, the Lake Placid Ecumenical Food Bank will hold a food drive with drop-off in the St. Agnes School/Church parking lot from 9am-12pm. All food donations are welcome. This will be the final food drive before the summer! Food drives are planned to resume in the fall.

Food is distributed every Friday at the garage behind St. Agnes Church from 9am-12pm and is open to anyone who is in need. Thank you for your donations and support!

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Summer Youth Commission Program

Summer Youth Commission is happening again this year! This year, registration is free and lunches are provided at no cost! Youth Commission is a day camp for ages 5-12 with activities, field trips, beach time, and more!

When: July 6-August 13, Monday-Friday 10am-3pm (can drop off as early as 8am if needed)

Where: 1st week at LPES, and then at the Horse Show Grounds after that

Who: Kids ages 5-12 who reside in North Elba or the LP School District

How to sign up: Download and fill out the registration form here, and return it to Chelsie Geesler at the North Elba Town Hall.

Questions? Contact Chelsie directly at cgeesler@northelba.org.

Summer Job Opportunities

See below for local job/training opportunities for students (or parents!). Contact the business/organization directly for questions or to apply. Students can get work permits in the main office.
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Eagle Island Camp Counselors Wanted

Eagle Island Camp on Upper Saranac Lake is looking for counselors! Must be 18+. For more information and to apply, go to their website at: https://eagleisland.org/staff
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Ben & Jerry's is Hiring!

We're hiring! New ownership is hoping to become an integral part of the community and WE WANT YOU!! Do you love ice cream? Are you interested in being a leader in your community? We're looking for servers, hard workers, team players, organizers, achievers and communicators -- NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. We can hire 14 years of age and older and are hiring at competitive rates for scoopers, shift leaders, cake decorators, catering staff and more. If you are interested, please email Ann-Marie at lakeplacidscoop@gmail.com to request an application and schedule an interview.

The Pickled Pig is Hiring!

The Pickled Pig is looking to recruit rising juniors and seniors for part-time work this summer. They have a number of positions available. Please stop in for an application if you're interested!
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The Ausable Club Is Hiring!

The Ausable Club is hiring for the upcoming 2021 summer season! We are seeking to hire additional staff including Waitstaff, Housekeepers, Parking Lot Attendants, Lower Lake Boathouse Attendant, etc. Full and Part Time positions available. Flexible scheduling. Training and uniforms provided. No experience necessary. Free shift meals and more. We've had great students from local high schools in the past and we are looking to continue the tradition! If you are service oriented and enjoy exceeding expectations we would like to hear from you. Interested candidates may reach out to the Ausable Club or send a resume via email to employment@ausableclub.org or request an application.
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Starbucks is hiring!

Starbucks is hiring for the summer! Stop in for an application or to have an interview with the store manager. Please see the flyer below with all the benefits you can get as a Starbucks employee, including free college!
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Board of Education Meeting Dates 2020-21

The LPCSD Board of Education meets every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the MHS Library Media Center. Board members attend in person or via zoom from their homes.

  • Board meetings will continue to be streamed live. Executive Order 202.1 – Article 7 of the Public Officers Law allows for the school board to meet without permitting in public in-person access to meetings.
  • Board agenda documents will become live on Saturday before the meeting and can be found at: https://go.boarddocs.com/ny/lpcsd/Board.nsf/Public
  • Anyone can submit comments for the Good of the Cause by emailing lpdistrictclerk@lakeplacidcsd.net. Emails will be read during the portion of the Good of the Cause.
  • Board meetings are streamed live at: http://www.lpcsd.org/. Click on "live stream."

Upcoming Board Meeting Dates:

  • June 15
  • July 6


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