Lubbock-Cooper High School

Weekly Newsletter

Monday, March 22nd will be a Black Day

Prom Update

Prom will be April 10th at the Overton Hotel Conference Center. The maximum capacity of the Overton has increased to 800 students after recent changes in capacity guidelines. A prom meeting will be held with Juniors and Seniors on Monday, March 22nd, and prom contracts will be passed out then. Students must turn in a contract signed by parents at the time they pick up prom tickets. Tickets may be picked up in the following order:


  • Seniors, whose tickets will be free, may pick up tickets on March 23rd and 24th.
  • Juniors will be able to purchase tickets for $50 each on March 25th and 26th. Seniors may continue to pick up tickets on these dates as well.
  • Beginning the week of March 29th, students may begin purchasing tickets for their dates who are not Juniors or Seniors, and/or who do not attend Lubbock-Cooper High School.

Graduation Update

Graduation will take place at Pirate Stadium First United Park at 8:30pm, Thursday, May 27th. At this time there are no attendance restrictions for graduation. The United Supermarkets Arena on the Texas Tech campus is not an option for graduation due to renovations that will begin the middle of May.

STAAR Test Dates

Thursday, April 8th: English II

Tuesday, April 13th: English I

Wednesday, May 5th: Algebra I and US History

Thursday, May 6th: Biology


Students who are not required to a STAAR exam will have a virtual school day when that exam is administered. This will be done in order to ensure that students who are taking the STAAR test have the WiFi capabilities needed for online testing as well as the classroom space required for a secure testing environment.