Lakes International Newsletter

December 15, 2014

PHOTO OF THE WEEK:

Students from Señora Erin's Clase Especial (Special Class) showed creativity and perserverance in making jewelry. Jewelry making was one of the Special Classes available to 4-6th grade students this fall.

Earrings Clases Especiales

NEW NEWS:

  • A few teachers and staff members took the time to organize the LOST and FOUND this week in the hopes of returning as many lost items to their owners as possible before the break! Drop by the Main Campus cafeteria stairwell and the Headwaters Campus entryway if you're in search of your wintergear! 
  • LILA students have busy days at school, including their specialist classes. Click here to hear from the specialist teachers about all the exciting things their students have worked on so far this year!
  • Winter session of Kickfit will begin soon! See more information about this and other exciting after-school offerings on the After-School Activities page.
  • Many of our language ambassadors are able to tutor students after school in a variety of subjects, languages, and areas of interest. Check out their photos and availability here
  • Have you checked us out on Facebook? Follow us for more news and pictures of LILA happenings :) 

 

FROM THE PTO:

  • The Coffee Fundraiser is coming to a close, and our hard-working organizers need your help TOMORROW! If you are available to help hand out orders, please sign up at the following link. Pick up times are this Tuesday and Wednesday from 2:30-8pm in the Main Campus gym. 
  • A huge thank you to all who participated in the Coffee Fundraiser. This was our most successful year yet, with over $8,500 raised for LILA!

 

PAST BUT PERTINENT:

  • Kindergarten Lottery January 15!  To take advantage of the lottery exemptions for siblings of current LILA students and children of staff members, you must have your child's application submitted by 4 pm January 14.  It's quick and easy; do it today byclicking here and registering your incoming 2015-16 kindergartener.  Or just go to LILA's web page at MyLILA.org and click "Apply Now."
  • There's still time to pre-order your 2014-2015 LILA yearbook! Order on or before January 1st atwww.balfour.com  and receive a guaranteed copy for $20. For more information, click here.
  • Have a great LILA photo? It could make the yearbook! Upload 1-2 group shots of your club, group, or other LILA event by March 30 for inclusion!

 

DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR

Dec. 16 - LILA Board Mtg

Dec. 22-Jan. 2 - NO SCHOOL, holiday break

Jan. 13 - PTO General Mtg, 6:30pm in the Main Campus Library - all parents invited!

 

Make the week great!