Liberty Academy Newsletter

January 18, 2017

Bowl-A-Thon

The 18th Annual Bowl-a-thon to Benefit the American Cancer Society will be held from 1-3 on March 11 at Retro Bowl in Liberty. Students are organizing prizes and will have t-shirts to sell! Please contact Shannon Lawson if you would like to help in any way. slawson@liberty.k12.mo.us

Graduating Seniors: The Community Scholarship Application is now available!

The Liberty Community Scholarship Program consists of scholarships given through the generosity of local charitable organizations. All seniors from LHS and LNHS (even those attending Liberty Academy) are eligible to apply. Each scholarship will be awarded to one or more seniors from LHS and/or LNHS. The submission deadline is 4pm on February 1, 2017. See the Process Guide for instructions on how to apply!



Application

Process Guide/Instructions

Criteria List and Contact Information

How-to Screencast

Sophomores and Juniors: Interested in the Career Center for next year?

Sophomore and Junior students are now invited to apply to attend a Career Center next year. There is NO COST to attend and transportation is provided. Application deadline is MARCH 1st!!

BOTH schools recommend that you do a "shadow day" for any program you may be interested in. To set up a shadow day, please contact Mrs. Streu at lstreu@liberty.k12.mo.us and I will work with the school(s) to get this scheduled ASAP. The ideal dates for shadowing are January 15th - February 15th.

There are two career centers to choose from:

Northland Career Center (NCC) is located in Platte City, MO: aviation technology, agricultural education, construction technology, culinary arts, diesel technology, health sciences, heating/ventilation/air conditioning/refrigeration, industrial welding, IT professionals, law enforcement/crime scene investigation, marketing management, practical nursing, and teaching professions.

Northland Career Center website
NCC-Liberty Academy Student Application

Area Career Center (ACC) is located in Excelsior Springs, MO: animation & digital media, automotive technology, career exploration, carpentry/construction technology, computer technology, electrical trades, EMT-basic, fire fighter I & II, health services, heating/ventilation/air conditioning.

Area Career Center website
ACC-Liberty High School Student App (use if you have LHS as your home high school)
ACC-Liberty NORTH Student App (use if you have LNHS as your home high school)

ACT prep class is available!

Liberty High School and Liberty North High School are pleased, once again, to offer ACT PREP CLASSES for the upcoming ACT National Tests. Each class will utilize authentic ACT and Focus on Learning that identifies students’ ACT weaknesses, maps an individual ACT study plan for students, and provides actual online practice activities to strengthen student skills. Certified content knowledge teachers will facilitate each class.


Spring ACT Prep Class Registration Deadline:

February 24th, 2017


Spring 2017 ACT Prep classes are held at Liberty North High School.

Saturdays (8:30am-noon)Wednesdays (5:30pm-9:00)

February 25thMarch 1st

March 4thMarch 8th

March 11thMarch 15th

March 25thMarch 29th

April 1stApril 5th



ENROLL BY CLICKING HERE!


Fee for 5-week ACT Prep Session:
LHS/LNHS Students= $60
Resident/Non-LPS Students= $65
Non-Resident/Non-LPS Student= $70

3 Ways to Pay:
Online: you will be redirected to the payment page upon enrollment

By Mail:
Liberty High School Attn: ACT Prep, 200 Blue Jay Dr, Liberty, MO 64068
OR
Liberty North High School Attn: ACT Prep 1000 NE 104th Street, Liberty, MO 64068.

In Person to:
Mrs. Ward- LHS Main Office
OR
Mrs. Barrett or Mrs. Callura- LNHS Main Office

Want an ONLINE class?

If you currently do not have an online class and you'd like one, Mrs. Streu can give you an "After Hours Online" class. You can work on this class anytime you have a few extra minutes AND internet! If you'd like a class...click HERE to get signed up!