April 2021, Volume 3, Number 7
Students: Sign up for LYNX Experiences!
April LYNX Experiences are posted in the FHS LYNX Schoology Group. Calendars can be found in the "Quick Links" and "Partnerships" folders.
April 7: Careers in Early Childhood Education - Part I
April 14: techfrederick - Careers in Technology and Computer Science
April 21: Careers in Early Childhood Education - Part II
April 22: Earth Day 2021 - Speaker Panel and LYNX Experience
April 26: Careers in Animal Care
April 29: Beyond the Lab - Using Scientific Knowledge in a Variety of Careers
FHS Seniors Complete LYNX Academy of Health Professions!
Frederick Businesses Continue to Support FHS Students Through LYNX!
April Reardon, owner of Velvet Lounge in Frederick, shared with LYNX Scholars how her tenacious spirit and persistence has helped her find success in business. She explained that "sometimes you have to do whatever it takes to make your business work!"
Downtown Frederick Partnership
Danielle Doll, Associate Director of Downtown Frederick Partnership, detailed all of the amazing and inviting aspects of Downtown Frederick and how LYNX Scholars can get involved to help keep Frederick a greener, cleaner, and inviting Main Street Community filled with opportunities!
Pretzel & Pizza Creations
Catie Serio, FHS Graduate and owner of Pretzel & Pizza Creations, explained to our LYNX Scholars that "entrepreneurship is about disrupting the way that things are normally done," and that "there are so many things you can do with an entrepreneurial mindset!"
Downtown Frederick Partnership
ASL Students Attend First "Hybrid" LYNX Experience!
Mrs. Babb and Mrs. DeLameter shared their passion for American Sign Language (ASL) and how to become an ASL interpreter. One student commented that "everything" about this presentation and career "was interesting!"
Face-to-Face Learning Lab at FHS is Back!
Media Center - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (12:30-1:30)
Students must sign up by 10:00 a.m. on the day they plan to attend.
A maximum of 20 students per day may attend Learning Lab in the media center.
- Students attending Learning Lab must enter the media center by 12:35 pm.
- LYNX staff will assign seating following social distancing requirements.
- Students must work on class assignments or assessments until 1:30 pm.
The media center closes at the 1:30 pm bell.
All students report to the cafeteria for supper and bus service.
Students may sign out before 1:30 pm if they are car riders/walkers.
**The Virtual Learning Lab is also accessible for tutoring beginning at 3:00 pm daily.
Virtual Learning Lab - Daily at 3:00 pm!
All FHS students (grades 9-12) can log in to the Virtual Learning Lab for academic support in English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, and CTE. Support for Special Education students and English Learners is available during all sessions. Students can also meet with a LYNX Advocate during this time!
LYNX Transportation and LYNX Supper are available to block 5 students and students participating in face-to-face Learning Lab at FHS on their cohort day!
LYNX supper is served from 1:30-2:00 pm in the FHS cafeteria.
LYNX buses depart FHS at 2:00 pm for students engaging in academic learning.