News for August 30, 2016

by Lancer Media

Any student who is interested in applying for Mu Alpha Theta (Linganore’s National Mathematics Honor Society) should pick up an application outside of Mrs. Purgason’s room A140. Applications are due Friday, September 9th. Please see Mrs. Purgason with any questions.

The Student Activity Fair, hosted by the SGA, will be held tomorrow, Wednesday, August 31st, during all lunch shifts.   You will have the opportunity to visit booths/displays from student clubs and sign up for the clubs you would like to participate in for this school year. Sign up is done on an Activity Club card.  These cards will be submitted to Mr. Brown by Friday, September 2nd.

Having a little trouble in one of your core classes?  After school tutoring is available Monday through Thursday in Mrs.York’s room C204 from 2:15-3:30 pm.  The LHS English, Math and National Honor Societies are there to help from 2:20-2:50 pm.  Everyone is welcome!  No appointments are needed!

On Thursday, September 1st, there will be a National Art Honor Society meeting after school at 2:30 pm in room A211. All members and anyone interested in joining should attend. Students must have four art credits by the end of their senior year to be eligible.

Are you thinking about a career in architecture, construction, or engineering?  If so, you may want to apply to be part of the ACE Mentor Program.  Monthly meetings take place at local businesses.  The focus is on developing solutions to design problems with the help of professionals in the industry.  Students in grades 10-12 may apply online by Wednesday, August 31st, so apply today!  Visit and click on the link for students.  Look for the purple posters in the hallways with this information.

Cast and crew wanted for the LHS fall play, The Nightmare Zone, a series of three short plays including, Mind Games, The Lottery, and The Actor’s Nightmare.  Sign up sheets are posted in the D hallway and auditions will be held on September 7th, in room D101.

If you are interested in playing Unified tennis, please see Coach Easterday.

That’s all we have for you today.  To replay this video or watch previous announcements, visit

Until next time, have a Tasty Tuesday, Linganore.