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This Week at LC 4.15.19

ANNOUNCEMENTS

From the Main Office!  Mark your calendars!

Monday, April 15 – Out of Uniform, Whole School – Raffle Reward

Thursday, April 18 – 1/2 Day – Holy Thursday

Friday, April 19 – No School – Good Friday

Monday, April 22 – No School – Easter Monday, Bishop’s Day Off Gift to Lumen Christi

Tuesday, April 30 – ACT Learning Event for 11th Grade Students and Parents @ 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 2 – Possible Day Off for Raffle Goal of $120,000

Friday, May 3 – Possible Day Off for Raffle Goal of $90,000

Friday, May 3 – Prom for 11th and 12th

From Mrs. Manchester:

Spring Raffle is in full swing! Thank you for your continued support.

There are still a few spots available to sell tickets at Mass, Pollys, and Virginia Coney Island this weekend.

Sign up here:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4cafab2eaaf49-spring2

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4cafab2eaaf49-spring

Please share out the link to purchase tickets online, it’s quick and easy to use!

https://forms.ministryforms.net/viewForm.aspx?formId=cf20f7b9-7c0a-452b-8430-e2cfd6c04e1d

Monday, April 15 is our first out of uniform reward day for students!  No ripped jeans, leggings, shorts, midriffs, cleavage, or sandals.  Sweat and track pants are allowed.

From the Registrar:

Service Hours

Is your student on track for completing their Service Hours for the current year?  Service Hours totals were reported on Quarter 3 report cards and are visible on your PowerSchool portal account through a web browser (not the mobile app). Students should be checking school announcements and student email for service opportunities. Seniors that do not meet the Service hours requirement for graduation are not eligible for Privilege Days.

ACT ASPIRE Testing

9th Grade, Wednesday, April 24th

10th Grade, Thursday, April 25th

The ACT Aspire tests provide students information on their projected ACT college readiness score.  By taking the Aspire test students gain feedback on areas to strengthen before their Junior year ACT test.

This is a very important part of their academic growth and we want to ensure a successful experience for all of our students.  Your cooperation will help us to achieve that goal.  Here are some guidelines:

Students will need their TI 83 or TI 84 calculators, and Number 2 pencils.

Cell phones, iWatches, iPads or other internet devices are prohibited. Leave them in your car- do not bring them into the testing room.

Students should:

Get a good night’s sleep the night before.

Eat a good breakfast to start the day.

Be in uniform with student ID cards for the testing day.

Bring your Quarter zip or dress code appropriate sweatshirt

Report directly to the Auxiliary Gym by 7:55

Bring your pencils and calculator

From Yearbook: April 30th is the deadline to guarantee a yearbook order for 2018-2019. The cost is $65. Order online at yearbookforever.com, or pay by cash or check to Mr. Cole. Make checks payable to “Lumen Christi”. Contact Mr. Cole with any questions at rcole@myjacs.org.

From Mrs. Kristovic: On Tuesday, April 30, we will be offering an ACT Learning Event for students and parents at 5:30 p.m. in the library.  This event will allow parents and students to look at growth over time, discuss how to interpret a student’s score, and present options for continued learning.  This event is for 11th grade parents and students.

From the Junior Class:  We are coming ever closer to prom!  To purchase tickets, students AND parents must sign the dress code acknowledgement (attached).   Please have this ready for ticket purchase!

From Athletics: Spring sports fans. You may have noticed a new chain and pylons up blocking off direct access to the football and baseball field. While we understand this may cause an inconvenience, we need to make sure direct access is available to emergency vehicles. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.

From the Cafeteria:

Senior Lunch Balances:  All Senior student lunch accounts must be paid in full by Friday, May 10, 2019.  Senior students who will be purchasing lunch the last couple of full days before exams may pay with a positively funded lunch account (that is, enough to cover the cost of the food they are purchasing) or, in cash.  Senior students will not be allowed to go negative after May 10, 2019.  The Cafeteria will coordinate with the Business Office regarding any remaining lunch account funds.

Checking Your Student’s Lunch Account Balance:  Parents can choose to sign up to monitor their student(s) lunch account balances in the following way:  Get on Lumen Christi’s Website.  Click on the Student Life tab.  Drop down to School Lunch.  Scroll down past the photos and menu.  There you will find several links of interest.  Choose the link that says “Accessing Your Student’s Lunch Account”  This will lead you to the sign in page.  You will need to know your student’s Lunch ID number.  For questions please contact Linda Leigh, Cafeteria Manager:  (517)787-0630, ext. 243 or lleigh@myjacs.org.

From Mrs. Soltis:

Students needing service hours and great opportunity to learn how to diy boutonniere for Prom.  Jackson Community Easter Dinner needs help making 300 corsages from fresh flowers to be given to all guests of the Community Wide Easter Dinner on Easter Sunday hosted @ Queen of the Miraculous Medal.   All supplies provided.  Even if you can come for one hour it be greatly appreciated!    The dinner is free and open to the public for anyone who wants to come and celebrate Easter. Many Jackson Christian churches of various denominations support it.

Place:  Vincention Hall @ Queen of the Miraculous Medal church basement

Time:  Saturday, April 20th, (Holy Saturday), 9am -Noon

Contact for more info:  Patty Soltis, psoltis@myjacs.org

From Mrs. Kristovic: We are currently looking for a High School and Middle School English teacher and potentially a Physics teacher (due to shifting schedules of existing teachers) for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please share the good news with great teachers looking to be a part of an amazing community.  The link for the job postings is: https://newton.newtonsoftware.com/career/CareerHome.action?clientId=8a78858b5d6380fb015d7b9d61897d3c

From Mrs. Kuhl:  Again, we are collecting fresh fruit for the Tuesday night Interfaith Shelter dinner. Donations can be turned in to Mrs. Kuhl, 128. Service hours available.

From Mr. Havlicek:  Please find important dates for next year’s college preparation attached.

From Mr. Havlicek: Seniors and Parents: Scholarships have been earned, and we want to display them in the graduation booklet! Please submit a scan of the information you have received from the colleges so it can be displayed. Contact Mr. H with any questions: dhavlicek@myjacs.org

Next Weeks in Sports:

Saturday 4/13

·         Girls Varisty Tennis Away @ St. Marys CC, 8 am

·         Girls J.V. Tennis Away @ St. Marys CC, 8 am

·         Varsity Golf Away @ Lansing Catholic, 9 am

·         Varsity Baseball Home V. Bronson, 11 am

Monday 4/15

·         Girls J.V. Tennis away @ Pennfield, 4:30 pm

·         Girls Varsity Tennis away @ Pennfield, 4:30 pm

·         J.V. Baseball away @ Grasee lake, 5:00 pm

·         Varsity Baseball Home V. Grass lake, 5:00 pm

Tuesday 4/16

·         Varsity Softball away @ Hastings, 4:00 pm

·         J.V. Baseball Home V. Hastings, 4:00 pm

·         Varsity Baseball away @ Hastings, 4:00 pm

·         Varsity Track away @ Hastings, 4:30 pm

·         Varsity Soccer Away @ Pennfield, 5:30 pm

Wednesday 4/17

·         Boys Golf away @ Marshall I-8 comp 3:30 pm

·         M.S. Tennis away @ Marshall 3:30 pm

·         Girls J.V. Tennis away @ Hastings, 4:30 pm

·         Girls Varsity Tennis away @ Hastings, 4:30 pm

Terrific Titans:

  • From Mrs. Fleming: Thank you to our 7th and 8th grade students that completed a full day of Aspire testing this past week. Aspire results will be available later this summer. Thank to parents for your support with you student’s testing day, absences were very minimal and students were ready to begin on time on testing days.

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