December 5, 2021
Happy Birthday FamiLEE!!!
- Monday is Termaine Coleman, E'vasia Kelly and Trenton Rosner
- Tuesday is Virginia Beachboard and Skye Anderson
- Wednesday is Eve Simpson, Jovani Tovar-Velazquez, Kayden Humphrey, and Jalynn Wyckoff
- Thursday is N'Deye Diouf and Syhx Ellison
- Friday is Cameron Pettaway and Ryan Baker
- Saturday is Joshua McKenna, Kaitlyn-Rose Adams and Daziyah Lacy
- Sunday is Jackie Boyette, Karunte Woods, Tra'Viyon Coleman and Brindin Taylor
Next Week's Events
Monday, December 6th
Tuesday, December 7th
PLC Meetings/Room 219
Basketball vs. East Limestone/Away
Wednesday, December 8th
Career Coaches Mrs. Wade and Ms. Chappell have a field trip scheduled for selected students.
Thursday, December 9th
12:00 Academic Team Field Trip/Huntsville High
3:30 Bowling vs. Westminster/Pin Palace
5:00 LHS Virtual Magnet Tour
Basketball vs. Ardmore/Away
Friday, December 10th
Saturday, December 11th
National ACT Testing/Lee High Hallway
HCS Magnet Fair/Magnet wing & Auditorium
3:00 Orchestra Concert/Auditorium
Basketball vs. Oakwood Academy/Away
Sunday, December 12th
7:00 Choral Concert/Theatre
Announcements, Shout-Outs and More...
Shout out to my Seniors as they prepare for our Final exams. Looking forward to my students passing it and getting their credit for my class. Keep your expectations high for your Senior year.- Ms. Murillo
Shoutout to our Girls bowling team on their win against Randolph.
Please sign and return your School-Parent Compact as soon as possible. Each student received one during Advisory. You can also download an English and Spanish version on our website. (https://www.huntsvillecityschools.org/schools/lee-high-school/school-improvement).
Shoutout to our Freshmen, Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys Basketball team for their wins against Jemison!
Shoutout to our Cheer and Dance team for their halftime performance at the Jemison game.
Shoutout to swimmer Gatlin Bryant for his performance at State!
Lee High Weekend of Musical Cheer
12-10 Community Outreach performing at Downtown Rescue Mission Women's Shelter Banquet
12-11 Winter Holiday Cheer Bridgestreet 1-3 NORTHSTAGE
12-12 Winter Rhapsody Choral Concert 7 pm
12-13 Vocal Magnet Winter Recital @6:00
“Lee Beta members, please bring your small stuffed animal and pre-k hardcover book to the library before Friday.”
The North Alabama Center for Educational Excellence (NACEE) has once again been awarded a Talent Search grant. We are excited to continue offering free support services to the students of Lee High School.
The Talent Search Program identifies and assists individuals from underrepresented populations who have the potential to succeed in higher education.
I would like to meet with you to discuss the free services (virtual and in-person) we will be able to give to your students, including:
- Tutorial services
- Academic, financial, career counseling
- Post-secondary school information
- Exposure to college campuses
- Career exploration
- Mentoring/job shadowing
- ACT Prep
- Assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications
- STEM and STEAM activities
- Summer component
- Workshops for families of participants
- And more!
Freshman Students of the Week
Shout-out to our Freshmen of the Week! Krystal Alexander comes to us from Chapman Middle School. She enjoys drawing in her free time and loves hot chocolate. She currently participates in the choir and wants to be in the visual arts magnet next year. Phoenix Garcia comes to us from the Academy for Academics and Arts. He participates in JROTC and the Art Magnet. In his free time, he enjoys drawing, designing robots, and drawing out things to build. In the future, he wants to be an artist or a member of the Space Force. Way to go!!!
This Saturday, Lee students will be performing Holiday selections at Bridgestreet from 1-3pm. We invite everyone to join us on December 11 at 3pm at the Lee High Mainstage for our Winter Band Concert! We also invite everyone to join us Sunday December 12 at 7pm for our Winter Choir Concert!
All of our students who participated in State Trumbauer Theatre Competition this weekend at Troy did an amazing job!!! Students competed in individual, duet, and group scenes. From our students who participated in individual or duet events, we had 26 students who received a superior rating and 10 students who received an excellent rating! We also had several students who scored in the top 3 in their category!
Duet Acting Classical Comedic - Miriam Bentley and Aleah Johnson
Duet Musical Dramatic- Aaliyah Caston and Paris Battle
Musical Classical Comedic Novice- Autumn Gunn
Acting Classical Dramatic- Erin Cosby
Musical Classical Comedic Varsity Erin Cosby
We are still waiting on the ratings for our students who participated in group events and the One Act, but we are so proud of the work they did!! We do already know that we had one student selected for All Star Cast: Alyssa Slocum!
Shoutout to all the teachers who helped chaperone and support our students who competed at state: Mr. Comer, Mrs. Fields, Ms. Daniel, Mrs. Hunkapillar, Mr. Lee, Mrs. Landrith-Lee, and Mr. Carter!! Also, thank you to all the teachers who sent words of encouragement before our students left and messages to them while they were at state!
Updates from the College Counselor:
College Counselor Weekly Email – The College Counselors send an email once per week with updates for all grade levels. If you are not receiving this email and would like to be added to the list, please send an email to email@example.com. Include your child’s name, grade level, and school.
Connect with the District College Counselors online! We’re sharing information about college, scholarships, FAFSA, and more!
Facebook: HCS District College Counselors
9th- 12th Grade – Join your grade level Schoology group! The College Counselors post relevant information in the grade level Schoology groups including scholarships, college info, financial aid, upcoming events and more as appropriate for each grade level. Make sure students are checking the “Updates” for these groups regularly.
11th & 12th Grade – Local Scholarship List – Check out the attached list of local scholarships! We update this list as we receive opportunities from local organizations throughout the year.
2022 Weekend Scholar (WES) Program
The Greater Huntsville (AL) Chapter of the Links Incorporated is pleased to announce the 2022 Weekend Scholar (WES) Program, which is a signature youth enrichment program designed to motivate, stimulate and engage the curiosity of students in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Health, International Issues, Math, and Life Skills training, through real-world experiences. The program is geared toward students in high school but we are focused on recruiting students in grades 9 and 10 as noted in the attached WES cover letter.