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New Lafayette geofilter added to Snapchat

New Lafayette geofilter added to Snapchat

Erin Coogan, Staff Reporter
August 31, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

Marquette has it, now Lafayette has one of its own. Lafayette finally has a geofilter on Snapchat. A geofilter is a filter on Snapchat that uses location to show where a person posting a Snapchat is located. Many cities, events and various public places have geofilters, and now LHS has been added... Read more »

Students react to changes in administation

Students react to changes in administation

Brinlee Frazier, Staff Reporter
August 28, 2015
Filed under SCHOOL NEWS

During the summer, Lafayette underwent a few adjustments in administration. Rather than rotating principals every year and changing halls, students will stay with the principal they had freshman year. Classes of 2016, 2017 and 2018 will stay with the administrator they had last year. The admi... Read more »

Greenhouse construction to begin on Sept. 7

Greenhouse construction to begin on Sept. 7

Jack Deubner, Reporter
August 27, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

  After planning with architects over summer, Principal John Shaughnessy and an elected contractor have approved a plan of action for construction on a greenhouse on the west side of the building. Construction is set to begin on Sept. 7. The set goal for just how long construction wi... Read more »

Friday half-day and class assembly schedule released

Friday half-day and class assembly schedule released

Suzy Blalock, Webmaster
August 26, 2015
Filed under LOCAL NEWS, NEWS

This Friday, 8/28/2015,  will be Lafayette's only scheduled half day of the 2015-2016 school year due to intruder training. The half day, along with rescheduled class assemblies, means that there will be a very different schedule. Here's the schedule for this Friday: 8:16-8:37-First Hour 8:43... Read more »

Lafayette receives awards for academic excellence

Lafayette receives awards for academic excellence

Jack Deubner, Staff Reporter
August 20, 2015
Filed under LOCAL NEWS, NEWS, Top Stories

Recently Lafayette has been named by Newsweek magazine in the America's Top 500 High Schools. Lafayette came in at number 228, higher than any other Rockwood high schools. Newsweek ranked these high schools based on their statistics and percentages in college readiness, graduation rate, how ... Read more »

Drill schedule announced for week

Drill schedule announced for week

Suzy Blalock, Webmaster
August 16, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

With the new school year comes the annual week filled with the various drills, exercises, and class assemblies. Here's the schedule for the next week of 8/17/15–8/21/15: 8/18/15 Tuesday 10:06 Fire Drill – Beginning of 3rd Hour 8/18/15 Tuesday 1:15 Tornado Drill – End of 5th Hour 8/19/15 Wed... Read more »

Registration dates set for 2015-2016

Registration dates set for 2015-2016

July 21, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

​​The registration dates for the 2015-2016 school are as follows: Renaissance Students Monday, August 10th 8:00 am to 11:00 am Seniors, Juniors, & Sophomores Monday, August 10th 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm Freshman Tuesday, August 11th 8:00 am to 3:00 pm Freshman Parent Meeting... Read more »

Senior photo proofs available online

Senior photo proofs available online

July 21, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

Seniors who were photographed on July 22 can now view their proofs online. Links to the Inter-State Studio site will be sent out Friday, Aug. 21. Seniors who were photographed on Aug. 10 will have their proofs available in a couple of weeks. All seniors must have a portrait taken by Inter-State Studios... Read more »

A cut above the rest; Brown earns major scholarship

A cut above the rest; Brown earns major scholarship

Jessica Collins and Anna Preuss, Staff Reporters
May 18, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

On April 24, senior Devonte Brown received The Gates Millennium Scholarship (GMS) for his outstanding leadership skills and academic success. The GMS program was established in 1999 to provide select students the opportunity to attend undergraduate college in any discipline area of interest such as computer... Read more »

Character Education Breakfast honors students

Elly Levy, Asst. Opinion Editor
May 15, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

Character: “The mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual.” Every student aims to be the best at what they do, whether it’s in a subject or simply being a generous person. However, some people are recognized for the great things they do in or out of the classroom, school-related or... Read more »

AP Art Show to be held May 7 at LHS

Madison Kesslering, Business Manager
May 7, 2015
Filed under LOCAL NEWS, NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS

On Thursday, May 7, Advanced Placement (AP) Art Studio will be hosting an art show at LHS. Students are able to combine their art work from the 2014-2015 school year and display it for friends, family and peers. Each student is required to submit at least 10 pieces. In AP Art Studio, students have... Read more »

End of the year brings new schedule

End of the year brings new schedule

Amanda Shaw, Assist. Webmaster
May 7, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL NEWS, Top Stories

As the school year comes to a close, there are a few last events and schedules to address regarding finals and Graduation. Final Exams for seniors will take place from May 11 to May 14 and Advanced Placement (AP) Exams are currently taking place and will end on May 15. May 15 is also the last... Read more »