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Lovejoy High School - Newsletter - May 5, 2023
Ted Wolf is our Leopard Spotlight award winner for 5.5.23! He has done a fantastic job of helping out in our CTE department. He focuses on building connections with students and fostering relationships with colleagues. Mr. Wolf is quick to be there for others when needed. We appreciate the hard work he has invested this year.
Student AP Exam Instructions here
Morning Exams begin at 8:00 am, please arrive at 7:15 am
Senior Final Exams: May 16th - 19th
Underclassman 9th-11th Exam Schedule: May 23rd-26th
LHS will have Early Release Days May 23rd-26th
AP Exam Fees
AP Exams start Monday and run through May 12th. The exam schedule is posted here.
AP exam fees are now due. See payment information below:
The cost for most AP exams is $97.00 per test. Capstone courses- AP Seminar and AP Research- are $145.00 each. To verify the payment amount, please click here and enter your student's id number. Anyone choosing to pay with a credit card through this link will incur a 4.16% service charge.
To avoid fees, you may mail a check payable to:
Lovejoy High School
2350 Estates Pkwy
Lucas, TX 75002
You can also have your student drop off a check or cash at the LHS School Store. Please ensure that your child’s name is in the memo line of the check followed by AP Exam.
Ex. Memo Sam Smith - AP Exams
In the event that the cost of these AP exams is a financial hardship, please contact Michael Montague at 469-742-8712 or email@example.com to obtain a financial assistance application.
Lovejoy Visual Arts
The Lovejoy Visual Art program is excited to announce the opening of the 14th annual LJVA AP Studio Art exhibition on May 13th from 5 - 9! We cannot wait to share this wonderfully diverse and thoughtful collection of work with our family and friends. The range of approaches, processes, and personal vision behind these 13 artists' work is a beautiful testament to the mission and legacy of our Lovejoy Visual Art Program.
Please join us Saturday, May 13th from 5 - 9 pm for an evening celebrating these artists and their work while gaining insight into their process and ideation. At the exhibition, you will be able to meet the artists, hear about their work and process, and have the opportunity to purchase available work. We are also excited to invite you to participate in our yearly charity auction of original work. This year our auction will be benefiting the Vogel Alcove; a non-profit organization on a mission to help young children overcome the lasting and traumatic effects of homelessness. The Lovejoy Visual Art program believes fully in using our gifts to give back to our larger community and would love for you to join us in this yearly tradition.
Safety and Security
The Lovejoy ISD School Marshal team is dedicated to enhancing their response capabilities, and strives to raise the bar in all that they do!
Message from the Registrar
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!
Parking at Lovejoy High School
Just a reminder, if you are a student driver and have not purchased a parking pass, please make sure to stop by the school store. All student drivers must have a pass to park at LHS. There should be no students parking in the front of the school.
Students, we need your help in making sure your trash is picked up and thrown away properly in the student parking lot. If we don't dispose of the trash properly, it ends up in our neighbors' backyard where they have animals. We want to be good neighbors and ensure that our trash doesn't end up in their yards. Thank you for your help!
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)
Student Sign-Out (Driver and Parent Pick-Up)
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!
Senior May Exam Schedule
Dual Credit Exams: week of May 8th
Senior Final Exams: May 16th-19th / Senior Exam Exemption Policy
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.
Don't Forget to Order Senior Photos
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 www.goldbeckcompany.com
Class of 2023 Senior Booster Club
SENIOR WEBSITE & BOOSTER CLUB CONTACTS - CLICK HERE
Are you ready for some serious fun?! It's SENIOR TAILGATE time! Friday, May 19th at 5:15 PM. The Senior Booster Club has some awesome food trucks lined up, along with corn hole tables, and a D.J. Bring your friends, family, and invite your favorite teachers but don't forget to decorate your vehicle. See the flyer below for additional information. Purchase your senior's parking spot today, Click HERE.
Only seniors need to purchase a parking spot, but families, teachers, students of all grades and the Lovejoy community are all invited to say farewell to the Class of 2023.
Also, 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
Track and Field
The Girls Track and Field Team are Regional Champions! These girls will compete at the State Championship in Austin on May 12th!
Girls State Qualifiers:
Kailey Littlefield - Regional Champion 800 meter, Regional Champion 1600 meter
Amy Morefield - Regional Champion 3200 meter
Sara Morefield - Regional Runner-up 3200 meter, 3rd in 1600 meter
Camryn Benson - 3rd in 3200 meter
4x400 Relay - Lauren Dolberry, Mia Reaugh, Amy Morefield, Kailey Littlefield - Regional Champions
Boys State Qualifiers:
Nick Yarad - Regional Champion 3200 meter, Regional Runner-Up 1600 meter
Caden Gary - Regional Champion 1600 meter
LISD needs your input!
As part of the Lovejoy 2030 Future Ready Strategic Target, Lovejoy ISD is seeking your input regarding College, Career, and other vocational/professional opportunities. Data collected is anonymous, and will be used for the specific purpose of analyzing interest/need for College, Career, and other vocational/professional opportunities. Completing the feedback form is completely voluntary.
Student College and Career Feedback
Lovejoy High School PTSO
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at 10:30
Please join us Tuesday, May 16th at 10:30 AM at Lovejoy High School in room G104 near the gym for our last membership meeting of the year.
AP Testing Donations
Many volunteers will be helping monitor the AP exams for the second week next week. The high school has asked if the PTSO could facilitate donations of water and grab and go snacks to provide for these volunteers. You can drop off your donations to the cart in the foyer or into main entrance. Please mark you donations PTSO/AP Testing. Thank you for your continued support.
Volunteers Needed - StuCo Stress Busters for Final Exams
PTSO Social Media
The Lovejoy High School PTSO is now on Social Media. Check it out!!
Community News Webpage: https://www.lovejoyisd.net/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=1601749&type=d&pREC_ID=1729844