NEWS FROM HUGHES
After school Enrichment
Tuesday - English and Thursday - Math
Enrichment takes place in the Library from 2:45-4:15PM
- Singing, acting, writing, performing. Do you have creative pursuits you want to share with the school? Second Stage is hosting an Open Mic in the Black Box on Friday, December 13th. Come to perform or watch others. Anyone is welcome, and there will be snacks. This month, Mr. Quinn is our Guest Speaker. Come find out what he has to share! See you there!
- The National Honor Society and BuildOn are running a blanket drive from Monday, December 2 to Friday, December 13, to help keep the homeless of Philadelphia warm this winter. Please donate either unused/gently used blankets to the front office or Mr. Reed's room, 301.
- The Fall Writing Contest is back and better than ever! If you like creative writing then this contest is for you! The prompt is to write about a significant event that happens in a diner. All entries must be reviewed by the Writing Fellows in the Writing Center, who meet in room 231 during 2nd lunch on A, B, and C days. Entries are to be submitted through a Google Form by December 19th, which is the day before Winter break. See the Writing Fellows if you have any questions! The prize for the winning entry is a $50.00 Amazon gift card.
- Get a Chance for LM Gear! How to Win:
1) When attending a game as a fan, get a raffle ticket from the athletic department staff.
2) Write your name on your ticket.
3) Return the ticket in the cafeteria or athletic office.
THIS WEEK'S EVENTS
- Deca Trip (Capkin)(Bus 7:30am)
- Barbacoa Restaurant Trip (Capkin)(Bus 9:30am)
- Girls Ice Hockey @ Avon Grove @ Patriot Ice NHL, 7:40pm
- Girls/Boys 9th Basketball vs Haverford, 3:45pm/4:45pm (Downs)
- Boys Basketball @ Haverford, JV 3:30pm/V 6:00pm (JV Dismissal 2:00pm)(JV Bus 2:15pm)(V Bus 4:00pm)
- Girls Basketball @ Haverford, JV 4:45pm/V 7:30pm (JV Dismissal 2:00pm)(JV Bus 2:15pm)(V Bus 6:00pm)
- Boys/Girls Swimming and Diving @ Upper Darby, 3:45pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- Cheerleading @ Haverford, 6:00pm (Bus 5:15pm)
- Boys Ice Hockey vs Haverford @ Ice Works (Aston), 4:00pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- Girls V Squash vs Conestoga @ Cynwyd Club, 3:15pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- Girls JV Squash @ Conestoga @ Berwyn Squash, 3:15pm (Dismissal 2:00pm)(Bus 2:15pm)
- LMHS Winter Concert Part 1 in Auditorium, 7:00pm
- BCMS Trip (Swope)(Bus 7:45am)
- WVMS Trip (Hunnex)(Bus 1:30pm)
- Wrestling vs Ridley, JV 6:00pm/V 7:00pm (KBG)
- BCMS Trip (Swope)(Bus 7:45am)
- Speech and Debate Trip (Levy/Kail)(Bus 2:00pm)
- Boys JV Squash @ Radnor @ S2 Squash, 3:15pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- Girls 9th Basketball @ Spring-Ford, 3:30pm (Dismissal 1:45pm)(Bus 2:00pm)
- Boys 9th Basketball @ Archbishop Carroll, 3:30pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- Plymouth Meeting Mall Trip (Snyder)(Bus 9:45am)
- Boys/Girls 9th Basketball vs Upper Darby, 3:45pm/4:45pm (Downs)
- Boys Basketball vs Upper Darby, JV 5:30pm/V 7:00pm (KBG)
- Girls Basketball @ Upper Darby, JV 5:30pm/V 7:00pm (Bus 4:00pm)
- Boys/Girls Swimming and Diving vs Strath Haven, 3:45pm
- Girls Indoor @ Lehigh University, 6:30pm (Bus 3:30pm)
- District Band Trip (Villante)(Bus 7:30am)
- Boys Indoor @ Lehigh University, 8:30am (Bus 6:45am)
- Girls Basketball @ Academy Park, JV 12:00pm/V 1:30pm (Bus 10:15am)
- Girls Ice Hockey vs Conestoga @ Iceline, 9:45pm
- Parents Night Out - 5:30-9:00
- BuildOn Trip (Reed)(Bus 9:00am)
- Girls Ice Hockey @ Bux-Mont @ Center Ice, 9:00pm
- LM Crew Kick-Off Meeting for Parents & Rowers on January 7, 2020 at 7:00 - 9:00 PM in the LMHS Auditorium. No Experience is necessary - All LMHS Students Welcome!
- Congratulations to the Lower Merion students who competed at the DECA Business and Entrepreneurship Regional Competition yesterday. Juniors Adam Chen and Adin Wessels finished first in their event, sophomore Ryan Rossman finished fourth in his event, and all three advanced to the state competition in February. Sophomore Kate Goldstein was also recognized for being a model DECA member. Great work to everyone who participated!