Liberty High School
Good Morning Liberty!
January 20, 2016
Students – Hat day today- $1.00 donation to Special Olympics
Seniors: The Elijah Smith Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, is offering the "Outstanding Citizenship Award" to a senior graduating from you school. Submit your service/leadership resume to Mr. Adams by February 1.
Seniors: Quincy Service League is offering a $1000 scholarship. Requirements are: Applicant must be a resident of Adams County. This scholarship will be awarded to a person who wishes to pursue post secondary or vocational/technical training. Applicants will be evaluated in terms of their community service, commitment to a course of study, and financial need. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1, 2016. Completed application, written response, three letters of recommendation, and high school or college transcripts. See Mr. Adams for applications and more information.
Do you have a Prom Dress you want to sell or are you looking to buy a dress? Palmyra First Christian Church 6th Annual Prom Dress Resale will be held January 29 6-8pm and January 30 10-4. Stop by the office for more details.
Junior high quiz bowl practice on Wed 20th and Thur 21st from 3:15-4:30. Your forms and money are due Tue the 19th.
HS Students – If you are bringing a guest to the Homecoming dance on January 30, 2016 from another school, you must have a guest permission form on file in the HS office by January 27.
The menu for the Jan 22 GPHS/LHS meal at GPHS has CHANGED! Bring your appetites for HOMEMADE chicken/noodles and HOMEMADE yeast rolls. Mrs. Mountain is makin' the rolls! Free will donation. Proceeds to GPHS After-Prom Committee.
Two scholarship opportunities for Seniors for trade school/community college/4-year college:
1. Altrusa International of Quincy is offering a $1,000 scholarship for anyone with a GPA of 2.8 or higher. See Mr. Adam's for details.
2. The National Defense Transportation Associate (NDTA) Scott/St. Louis Chapter 2016 Scholastic Awards is available for applying. See Mr. Adams for applications and more information.
Seniors: There will be a FAFSA completion workshop on January 27th in the High school computer lab. Financial aid experts will be on hand from 7-9 p.m. that evening for you and your parent to come in and file for the FAFSA. See Mr. Adams for a list of documentation that you will need to bring with you.
DEAR: January 19 – 8th hour
January 26 – 1st hour
January 20 & February 10 – Hat day for students- $1.00 to special Olympics
January 30 – HS Student Council Homecoming Dance 7-10pm @ LHS
February 1 – Jostens will meet with freshmen class about class rings.
February 5 – HS students will be decorating the halls for homecoming
February 5 – Homecoming game Liberty vs Payson @ 6:00
February 5 – Liberty Education Foundation Fiesta in the cafeteria
February 12- School Improvement Day – 11:30 dismissal
February 15 – No School – President’s Day
March 11 – End of 3rd nine weeks – School Improvement Day, 11:30 dismissal
Lunch for Today:
Wednesday – Chili dog on Bun, Baked Tater Puffs, Baked Beans, Fruit
Thursday – Stuffed Crust Pizza, Peas, Carrots, Fruit