Wildcat Daily Announcements

Friday, December 3, 2021

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Be A Fan Club Meeting is Wednesday!

The next Be A Fan club meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 8 at 8 a.m. in the Little Theatre. Be sure to wear your best or worst holiday sweater!

Driver's Permit Test - December 8

The next Driver's Permit test will be given after school on Wednesday, December 8. Sign up online and don't forget to download and print the permission form!! Here is a link to the Driver's Handbook. There are also many websites that offer free practice questions. Sign up here : Dec. 8 Permit Test

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Boys Soccer Tryout Information

You must have a physical dated AFTER April 1, 2021.

You must complete all PlanetHS forms.


BOYS

Varsity Tryouts - January 31, February 1 and 2

Jr Varsity Tryouts - February 2, 3, and 4

Location - practice field on Olde Farm Road

Time - 4:15 - 5:45 p.m.

Questions - Contact Coach Gettys.

Bring water to tryouts.

Girls Soccer Tryout Information

You must have a physical dated AFTER April 1, 2021.

You must complete all PlanetHS forms.


GIRLS

Varsity Tryouts - January 31

Jr Varsity Tryouts - February 1, 2, and 3

Location - lower practice field behind stadium

Time - 4:15 - 5:45 p.m.

Questions - Contact Coach Fryland.

Bring water to tryouts.

Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation

This scholarship is for 11th grade students

Any high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2023 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply. Coolidge Scholars are selected primarily on academic excellence. They must also be interested in public policy. The winner of the Coolidge Scholarship will receive a full-ride scholarship to any accredited U.S. college or university. More information, including the application, is available here. The deadline for this scholarship is January 19, 2022.

Alert: the application requires that candidates read President Coolidge’s Autobiography and complete a few other reading assignments. Students are encouraged to start the application process early.

Governor's School for Science and Mathematics

● Are you a rising Sophomore?

● Are you interested in advanced STEM?

● Do you want to earn up to 49 college credits without leaving the district?

● Do you want to take SC Governor’s School classes at Lexington Technology Center?

Accepting applications now - https://www.scgssm.org/virtual-programs. Please contact Carla Roland at 803-821-3055 for more information.

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FREE Peer Lead Math Tutoring

Free, Peer Lead Math Tutoring in Algebra and Geometry is available in room A111 every afternoon (except Fridays and Collaborative Planning Days). Students are welcome to arrive after the dismissal bell and stay until 4:45 p.m. All students attending must bring work/homework to complete. Math tutoring is meant to assist you, by guiding your independent practice of work assigned to you by your math teacher! Math tutors do not teach new math skills, but may help you to deepen the understanding of new skills you have learned from your teacher! Questions? See Ms. Klopfer in A111 for more details.

Archibald Rutledge Scholarship

Click here - Rutledge Scholarship Program.

Click here for the application. (scroll through the document to locate their arts area.)


Scholarships are awarded and applicants may participate in one of the following discipline areas: creative writing, dance, music, theatre, or visual arts. To compete, students should submit an original and two copies of the original composition and process folio for the creative writing, dance, music, or theatre categories. For the visual arts category, mail one original composition and a process folio.

Entries must be received by 5 p.m. or postmarked on or before Monday, February 21, 2022.

The College Funding Center

The College Funding Center helps families determine the best options for funding their upcoming college education expenses. We specialize in teaching our clients how to plan, prepare, and pay for college the smart way. The goal is to guide families in the right direction to prepare for and manage the stressful process of college admissions, financial aid, and paying the college bill, without affecting their retirement savings. Visit us at https://cfcsc.com/ for more details.

Wildcat Athletics

Friday, December 3 - JV and Varsity Wrestling @ Palmetto State Classic, 6:30 p.m.

Friday, December 3 - Varsity Girls Basketball @ Queens of the State

Saturday, December 4 - JV and Varsity Wrestling @ Palmetto State Classic, 8 a.m.

Saturday, December 4 - Middle School Wrestling @ Leopard Duals, Lugoff Middle School, 9 a.m.

Saturday, December 4 - Varsity Boys Basketball @ Hill Convention, 10 a.m.

Saturday, December 4 - Varsity Girls Basketball @ Queens of the Castle

Monday, December 6 - JV Girls and Boys Basketball @ Gilbert, 5:30 and 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 7 - Varsity Girls and Boys Basketball hosts Gilbert, 6 and 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, December 8 - Varsity Wrestlin @ West Florence/Marion

Thursday, December 9 - JV Girls, BTeam and JV Boys Basketball hosts Aiken, 5:30, 6:15, and 7:45 p.m.

Thursday, December 9 - Middle School and JV Wrestling hosts Gilbert, 5:30 and 6:30 p.m.

Friday, December 10 - JV and Varsity Girls Basketball @ Summerville, 6 and 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, December 11 - Varsity Boys Basketball @ The Bash, Ridgeview High

Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, December 20 - Friday, December 31 - Winter Break

Monday, January 3 - Students and Staff return to school

Tuesday - Thursday, January 11 - 13 - First Semester Exams

Thursday, January 13 - End of Second Quarter, End of First Semester, Half Day for Students

Friday, January 14 - No School for Students - Teacher Workday

Monday, January 17 - Holiday - No School for Students and Staff

Monday, January 24 - Report Cards Issued

Wiley likes to be in the spotlight!

Follow him on the following social media handles.

Instagram - @wiley.the.wildcat

Facebook - Wiley the Wildcat Business Page

Twitter - @WileyWildcatLHS

TikTok - @wiley.the.wildcat

Lexington High School

Lexington High School teaches skills to students that help them not only succeed academically, but that build integrity and promote initiative. Students, faculty, and the school itself receive numerous accolades year after year, including the current 4A Girl's Golf State and 5A State Cheer Champions.