Registration Now Open!
Are you ready to run, Panthers? The annual Panther Pride 5k is set for Saturday, February 25 and registration is now open. Student prizes will be awarded for each grade level and adult age group prizes. Register today! http://bit.ly/2iYVQqb
Panther Pride 5K Needs Volunteers.
Please go the link below to sign up, http://bit.ly/2lKWJId
Would you like to learn more about how to support your adolescent reader? Join us on Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 9-10:00 am at Hughes MS Library. Carrie Leestma, Reading Teacher will be offering a workshop on how to support middle school readers at home. No matter your student’s reading level, you can help them to learn to love reading and read more advance texts. No registration required. For more information contact Melinda Rivas, Parent Liaison at email@example.com or703-715-3643.
Thanks to all of you who sent in your box tops! All in all we collected 1945 box tops for our school. Congratulations to Mrs. Smyers' Connection's Class who won the contest by collecting 407 box tops! The class will celebrate with a pizza party!
Panther Skate Night Fundraiser at Skate Quest, Sunday, February 19, from 3p-6p. Skate Quest will donate back to the PTA $2 for every paid admission. Admission and Skate rental is $8. Flyer must be presented or on device or just mention Hughes to receive credit. Flyer available at http://bit.ly/2kpQLei
The February PTA meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 8 from 5:00 - 6:00. The PTA meeting will conclude in time for the Rising 7th Grade Course Information Night. The PTA will have a table at the Rising 7th Grade Course Information Night to talk with the parents about the PTA and to sell the remaining spirit wear.
Broadway Night 2017: South Lakes Pyramid Event
Students from all of South Lakes High School's pyramid feeder schools are performing together with South Lakes students. This year’s show will feature 200 students from the South Lakes Pyramid Schools performing Broadway favorites celebrating inclusion, love & unity. Show are Friday, Feb 3rd at 7pm, and Saturday, Feb 4th at 2 and 7pm. Tickets are on sale now online at southlakeschorus.org/broadway-night-2017-tickets/ some tickets will be available at the door as well. The evening shows may sell out, buy your tickets ahead of time and they will be waiting at will call one hour before the show.
South Lakes Ice Hockey Club
If you have an 8th grader with an interest in ice hockey, the South Lakes Ice Hockey Club is forming its Spring team and rising 9th graders are eligible to play in the Spring. The season runs March-June, but we need to register you in February. Please visit www.southlakeshockey.org and contact Michelle France at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The FCPS Parent Resource Center
Did you know the FCPS Parent Resource Center offers a wide variety of free classes and workshops for parents throughout the school year? Check out their website for a full list of the upcoming programs at https://www.fcps.edu/node/28279 . Workshops fill up fast, so register quickly.
Valentine's Day is coming soon! Let's show our appreciation for LHMS Faculty & Staff who support our children every day. The Hospitality Committee would like to give each of them a box of sweet treats. Please sign up here to donate sweet treats and or volunteer to assemble packages. Donations are requested for drop-off on or before Monday morning, February 13th at 9:00 am to the school office. Volunteers are needed on Monday morning from 8:00 - 10:00 am. If you have any questions, please contact us at email@example.com.
The second quarter is almost done! Don't forget to send those Box Tops in to your student's Connections Class by the end of the week. The connections class that collects the most box tops wins a Pizza Party!