NEWS FROM HUGHES
After school Enrichment
Tuesday - English and Thursday - Math
Enrichment takes place in the Library from 2:45-4:15PM
- It's the season to express your thanks! Show your gratitude for the sacrifices of American troops in preserving our freedoms by donating to the Treats for Troops collection in the main office. The care packages will reach the troops overseas in time for the holidays. Consider writing an encouraging card or letter. If you have any questions, you can see Mrs. Johnson in room 230. Hurry and donate now! Collection ends on December 2nd!
- LM Players is holding auditions for their winter drama, Radium Girls. Radium Girls is a play about women who are lied to by their bosses. After being injured on the job, they take a stand and fight back! Set in 1920s to '40s, Radium Girls' themes of standing up for oneself and pursuing justice are still relevant today. No matter how much experience you have with acting or players, we'd love to see you audition! Auditions will be held after school on Thursday, December 5th in room 123. If you'd like to audition, please pick up an audition form outside room 123, make sure to bring it, completed, with you to your audition. We hope to see you there!!
- 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
- SCRIMMAGE Boys Basketball vs Bartram, V 5:00pm
- SCRIMMAGE Girls Basketball vs Upper Merion, V/JV 6:30pm (KBG/Downs)
- Boys V Squash @ Haverford School, 4:00pm (Dismissal 2:30pm)(Bus 2:45pm)
- Boys JV Squash vs Haverford School @ Cynwyd Club, 3:30pm (Dismissal 2:15pm (Bus 2:30pm)
- Maroon Madness in Café/KBG, 6:00pm/7:00pm
- Girls Ice Hockey vs Kingsway @ Ice Line, 8:00pm
- Girls Squash @ Springside Chestnut Hill @ Cherokee Campus, JV 3:30pm/V 4:30pm (Dismissal 2:15pm)(Bus 2:30pm)
- LMHS Parent Conferences, 6:00pm
- SIG Trip (Swope)(Bus 9:00am)
- National Museum of American Jewish History Trip (Stiebitz)(Bus 9:00am)
- Plymouth Meeting Mall Trip (Snyder)(Bus 9:45am)
- Girls Basketball Tip-Off Tournament – Lower Merion vs Chester, 7:00pm
- Boys Ice Hockey @ Penncrest @ Ice Works, 7:15pm
- Science Olympiad Trip (Stettner)(Bus 3:45am)
- Boys Basketball vs Abington @ Chester, 1:45pm (Bus 11:15am)
- BuildOn Trip (Reed)(Bus 5:00pm)
- Girls Basketball Tip-off Tournament – TBD 5:30pm and 7:00pm
- LM swimming is looking for freshmen and sophomores who may be interested in trying out for the diving team, no experience necessary but must know how to swim.