Published on Friday, November 22 2013 11:44
The deadlines for River of Words and Letters About Literature, art and literary competitions that offer award opportunities for Colorado students, are quickly approaching. Entry forms are accessible through the Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book website at coloradohumanities.org. Deadlines are:
River of Words: Postmark by December 1, 2013
Letters About Literature: Postmark by December 10, 2013 for grades 9-12, Postmark by January 10, 2014 for grades 4-8
River of Words is an international poetry and art competition for students K-12 that focuses on the theme of watersheds and the environment. Designed to help young people explore the natural and cultural
Published on Wednesday, November 20 2013 14:09
The Rocky Mountain Girls Fastpitch Association (RMGFA) held a “Bat-Aid” softball tournament on Saturday, November 2, at the Youth Memorial Sports Complex in Arvada. All of the money raised, a little over two thousand dollars, went directly to help the Lyons High School softball program and players impacted by the recent floods. Because of the flooding some softball players lost everything, and are still homeless. RMGFA President Robert Vasquez said, “After talking to several of the high school coaches our organization decided to lend a helping hand.” He added, “As a local organization we felt a huge responsibility to provide assistance.” Left to Right: Kyle Schuyler, Asst. Principal; Debbie Bustamante, Secretary; Robert Vasquez, RMGFA President; Greg Winger, Principal; Lori Herman, Athletic Secretary; Ann Cisar, Attendance Clerk.
Photo courtesy of Shirley Brice
Published on Thursday, October 24 2013 11:26
Earlier this summer, Alex Rodgers, a junior at Silver Creek High School in Longmont, was attending a “ Vans Warped Tour” concert (originally combined punk music with skateboarding events, but now features different genres of music and several extreme sports) when he bumpedRead more: Vans Gives Back!
Published on Sunday, September 22 2013 04:14
View the LHS Football video interview here.
Published on Wednesday, July 31 2013 09:00
A ten part series providing information to successfully navigate the senior year of high school in preparation of what lies beyond:
• Senior-year “to-do” list is divided into ten tasks one for each month
• Tips for parents on how to support their high school senior
• Directions for where to go for more information
• Notices of upcoming events related to preparation for life beyond high school