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Lovejoy High School - Newsletter - May 19, 2023

Leopard Spotlight!

Cheryl Anderson is our Leopard Spotlight award winner for 5.19.23! Mrs. Anderson does a fabulous job of working with students in 4 different classes. She works very closely with all of her students to ensure that they will be ready for the AP exam or the next level of English. Not only is she a great English teacher, but she is also in charge of our UIL Academic team. She has worked very diligently to put a strong team of teachers together to work with our students that has helped them excel in their categories. LHS is very fortunate to have Mrs. Anderson!

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Underclassman 9th-11th Exam Schedule: May 23rd-26th

LHS will have Early Release Days May 23rd-26th

Tues, Wed, Thurs Buses will arrive at 12:40 pm

Friday Buses will arrive at 1:00pm

Final Exam Parent/Student Information


AP Exam Fees

AP exam fees are now past due. Please see instructions below to clear your student's account. To verify the payment amount, please click here and enter your student's id number.


Medication Pick Up

If your child has medicine at school, please make sure your child has exactly enough medicine to finish the school year. Parents/Guardians are responsible for picking up any extra medicine as the school district has a policy against sending medicines home with students. At the end of this school year, any remaining medicines, including inhalers, will be discarded.

Underclassman School Photos

Don't forget to order through the B&E Photo website. The link is here:


LHS Visitors

Just a reminder as the year draws to an end, volunteers who are conducting business inside the building during hours of operation at the High School, must sign in before entry. Safety remains the top priority for your children in our district. An additional reminder, please ensure you are not propping doors for other volunteers or letting them into the building without them signing in first. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our students, staff and all visitors safe.

Below are acceptable means of signing into our district's system:

Approved volunteers will present any of the following for scanning purposes: 1) a valid driver’s license from any state, 2) an official state photo identification card from any state and many countries, 3) military identification card for scanning.


Parking Lot

Students, it is very important that we practice safe driving habits at all times on our campus. We kindly ask that you follow the speed limit, traffic rules, and stay off your phone. Please park in the correct parking spot that is assigned to you. Also, make sure to be considerate to other drivers on the road. Keep in mind that there are several people walking across our campus to their vehicles, athletic facilities, and school buildings. Let's all do our part to keep each other safe while behind the wheel.
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Football Fundraiser

Lovejoy has partnered with Lululemon to offer Lovejoy gear. Please see the following flyer for your latest Lovejoy Lululemon gear! Shop closes May 30, 2023. Enjoy!


Message from the Registrar

Lovejoy Families,

If you haven't already, please complete our Intent to Return to Lovejoy ISD form, this information will help plan for a successful school year and prepare for adequate staffing. The form can be found here.

We are looking for responses from all Lovejoy ISD families.

Thank you for your help and support. It’s great to be a Leopard!


Save the Date - Athletic Physicals

Who may attend: All students entering 7th-12th grade who plan to be in athletics, majestics, cheer, color guard, and/or band in the 2023-2024 school year

**Parents are encouraged to attend with their child

When: May 23rd, 2023 from 3:30pm to 8pm

Where: Lovejoy High School Gymnasium

For more information click the link below:


VOE (Verification of Enrollment)

If your student needs a VOE for driver's permit or license, please send requests to and pick up at the front desk.

Student Sign-Out (Driver and Parent Pick-Up)

If your student needs to leave campus for any reason, please send sign-out requests to Your student will get a slip and be dismissed at the specified time. Please include the student's name, time they need to be dismissed, and any details we may need. We kindly ask that the requests are submitted as far in advance as possible.
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Transcript Reminders

Seniors will need to request their final transcript through Naviance. Final transcripts will be ready on June 19th and only need to be sent to the attending institution.

Positive Behavior Traits: CITIZENSHIP (4th 9 weeks)

This year, the counseling department will be focusing on the four principal Positive Behavior Traits from the Texas Education Agency TEKS. Please use the slides linked below to review what citizenship looks like in a variety of ways for our Lovejoy Leopards. We encourage you to connect this with your family's expectations as well!

Citizenship Presentation
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Graduation - May 27th at 10:00 am - Credit Union of Texas Event Center in Allen

Seating is first come, first serve and tickets are not required.

8:30 a.m. Seniors arrive at the Allen Event Center

9:00 a.m. Doors Open to the Public

10:00 a.m. Graduation begins and lasts approximately 90 minutes

Livestream link:

Livestream | Credit Union of Texas Event Center - Official Website (

Bag Policy:

Bag Policy | Credit Union of Texas Event Center - Official Website (

Parking: The venue recommends parking in the South Garage.

LHS is Proud to Announce:

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Transcript Fees

Current Lovejoy High School students will receive a total of three free transcripts per school year. Once a student has requested three transcripts, the cost will be $3 per additional electronic transcript.

Please click here to pay transcript fees. All transcript fees are due by May 22nd.

Don't Forget to Order Senior Photos

Go to
On homepage, click view and order images.
Scroll through the gallery until you get to Seniors 2023 Lovejoy from June 2022.
It will ask for an online code, type in your student’s school I.D.

Senior Panoramic Photos can be ordered on the Goldbeck website at

Upcoming Dates for the Class of 2023

The timeline of events for Seniors can be found here.

Fine Arts Signing Day

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Class of 2023 Senior Booster Club

Please click on the link below to view information regarding seniors from our senior boosters!

Senior Information


All seniors will have a yard sign with their yearbook photo placed along the perimeter of the high school during Senior Signing Day and the Senior Tailgate. Please take your yard sign home after the Senior Tailgate, they are a gift from the Senior Booster Club and our sponsors. Any remaining signs can be picked up from the high school courtyard the following week.

Baccalaureate, Sunday, May 21st at 3:00 PM. See the Senior Booster Website for more information and to RSVP to the Booster Club for this event: Click Here

Donations Needed for Senior Breakfast Next Tuesday

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Baseball Playoffs

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Girls State Track Meet

Your Leopard Track and Field team is the State Runner-Up!

Medalists/Scoring points:

Kailey Littlefield - State Champion in the 800 meter run for the 3rd year in a row

Amy Morefield - 2nd in the 2 mile

Sara Morefield 3rd in the 2 mile and 4th in the mile

Camryn Benson - 4th in the 2 mile

Mile Relay - State Runner-up (Lauren Dolberry, Mia Reaugh, Amy Morefield, Kailey Littlefield)

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Boys State Track Meet

Caden Gary placed 4th in the mile

Nick Yarad placed 8th in the mile and 9th in the 2 mile

Lovejoy Proud!

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Dual Credit Students of Excellence

Collin College held their 2nd annual Dual Credit Students of Excellence Award Ceremony Monday night which recognized four of our Lovejoy High School students for their excellence in the Health Professionals program. Samatha Belatur, Claire Diaz (not pictured), Caroline Jacob, and Tamanna Verma all received Collin College Health Professions Academic Excellence Awards for the highest final averages in both the lecture/lab and clinical courses required of nursing assistant students. Among these four students, the grade average was greater than ninety-eight percent. Congratulations Samatha, Claire, Caroline, and Tamanna - we are Lovejoy proud!

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NCTE Achievement Awards in Writing

Peyton Hays has been selected for a 2023 Achievement Award in Writing, given by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). Her writings earned First Class, the Council's highest designation.

The NCTE Achievement Awards in Writing is a school-based writing program established in 1957 to
encourage high school students to write and to recognize some of the best student writers in the nation. Only students who are juniors may participate. Schools in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, US territories, Canada, and American schools abroad are eligible to nominate students for the writing program.

This year, schools nominated 360 students. Of that number, 114 were selected to receive the First Class designation, 131 received the Superior designation, 71 received the Excellent designation, and 31 received the Merit designation. Each student submitted two pieces of writing. Two to three
independent judges scored each submission on expression of ideas, language use, and unique
perspective and voice.

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Lovejoy High School PTSO

Consider joining LHS PTSO this year. Our goal is to ENRICH, CONNECT and SERVE the staff, parents and students of Lovejoy high school. As a PTSO, we try to show the staff of LHS our appreciation and gratitude for their hard work everyday. Your membership dues and leopard donations go directly to to helping our teachers know they are appreciated. It's an easy way to show the staff THANK YOU. Scan the QR code on the graphic or click on this link:
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