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Course Registration – It’s the most stressful time of the year: Photo Of The Day 2/5/20

Caroline Pellicier and Tabitha Reeder, Class of2020 at the assembly showing undergraduates course options of Horticulture and Pre-Vet.

by Maya Apau, Editor

February 5, 2020

“I’m so STRESSED! What classes should I sign up for?” said concerned Nazareth Guerrero, Class of 2021. On Thursday, January 30th, the first class registration assembly was held for the Class of 2021.This would be the first of several two-day assemblies for students in grades 9-11. The asse...

Schwartzbeck’s volleyball service project serves up competition

Senior Lauren Ryan serves the ball.

by Alaina Burger, Reporter

November 7, 2019

Close to 100 students took a break from learning and fought it out on the volleyball court to raise money for prom and to earn bragging rights. On November 4, senior Garrett Schwartzbeck began a week-long volleyball tournament held during PREP (LHS's version of "study hall") in the main gym. The tournament is...

Barret breaks boundaries: Board member speaks about her journey

Liz Barret talks to students during PREP.

by Caroline Hobson and Gabby North

November 4, 2019

Frederick County Board of Education member Liz Barret came PREP to talk to the students about relationships, unexpected mentors, and how the people that came into her life helped her become the woman that she is today. The main points that she touched on throughout her presentation included not fitt...

College applications: We don’t know what we’re doing, do you?

Alaina Burger and Grace Gaydosh struggle to make sense of college applications.

by Alaina Burger and Grace Gaydosh

September 24, 2019

November 1:  The dreaded college application deadline.  Maybe you’re lucky, and the college you are applying to has a deadline of December 1. Seniors are feeling the pressure.  Procrastinating is easier. Just don’t even start the process. That’s where many seniors are today. The entir...

How to manage your time in high school

Use an agenda to keep track of homework.

by Ashley Martin, Editor

June 6, 2019

Time management is an important skill to have during everyone’s high school career. Without it it’s impossible to keep up with due dates and students can lose easy organization skills.   Make time for Homework: Each night homework should be a priority, students should schedule their night in ...

PREP: What is it and how does it work?

Junior Nick Hayslett works in PREP to finish his homework on time.

by Yesenia Montenegro, Editor

June 6, 2019

PREP is a 40 minute time for students to work on homework, get tutoring from teachers or other students, and to finish missing work and go to club meetings. “I like PREP because it gives me time to start my homework early, and I have less to do at home. If I need to talk to teachers or need help...

Signing up for clubs

Freshman, Joe Pringle goes for goal in the first futsal club meeting

by Keifer Spore and Thomas French

June 6, 2019

Students must be in good academic standing to participate in the club/activity program. Clubs are held on a rotating basis on Fridays during PREP time. Many clubs will meet during club Fridays in PREP.  Some will meet after school. Some may do both. Clubs meeting during PREP will follow an A, B, C rot...

News for April 29

by Lancer Media

April 29, 2019

The International Thespian Society is looking for new officers for the 2019-2020 school year. You are eligible to apply if you have already been inducted, or will be inducted this May. Applications are outside of D101, and are due back to Mrs. Smithhisler by Friday, May 3rd. --Sports Video-- The...

Registration process: The future is now!

Just like the Game of Life, registration for next year feel like choices, chance and fate.

by Rachel McCoy and Grace Coccagna

January 23, 2019

The time has come where every student has to plan for their next year of high school, even before the second semester has started. This process can be very stressful because their are so many components to think about. Freshmen, sophomores, and juniors have received a pink slip about registration,...

News for December 20

by Lancer Media

December 20, 2018

Members of the Science National Honor Society are reminded that the club picture for the yearbook will be taken tomorrow during Prep. Members will also pick up their membership certificates. Class of 2021 Class Rings will be distributed tomorrow through all lunch shifts to deliver to those who placed their...

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