Congratulations to 2021 LHS Graduate Kalyn Hernandez!!! She has been awarded a $20,000 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Area Go Texan Scholarship!!! Each year only 20 of these scholarships are awarded. She qualified for this scholarship through the HLSR Western Art Competition.
CONGRATULATIONS to LHS Senior Kalyn Hernandez! Her painting, “Farm Fresh” has been named GRAND CHAMPION at the Austin Rodeo Youth Art Competition! What an outstanding accomplishment!
In addition to KTIM and KVLG-KBUK live-streaming today’s scholarship assembly, it may be viewed on the LHS Media Club channel.
Congratulations to these LHS art students! Their artwork will go on to compete at the HLSR Western Art competition in May! Please join us for our local HLSR western Art Show on Saturday, February 13th from 11a-1p at the LHS cafeteria. There will be over 150 works on display 1st-12th grade. Best of Show - Lauren Faldyn Gold Medal - Kennedy Walla Gold Medal - Keslyn Davis Special Merit - Campbell Youens
Out of an abundance of caution and due to the UIL Area Marching contest being in Dec this year the LHS Band will not be presenting a Christmas Concert. The LHS Band will have a Winter Concert tentatively scheduled for Feb 9, 2021.
Congratulations to the Mighty Leopard Band for earning a 1st division rating at the UIL Region Marching Contest at Giddings. The Area round of competition is Dec 5 at Hays High School. Go Leps!!
Virtual College & Career Night Fair will take place the Week of September 28th-October 3rd. Please use the link provided to register and chat with a college/university representative. M-F 9:00-11:00am, 1:00-3:00pm, & 6:30-8:30pm Sat 12:00-2:00pm https://falltacrao.swoogo.com/2020virtual/begin
Picture Day for PreK-11 grade is Tuesday October 6th! In-person learners will take their photos during the regular school day. Students who are required to wear masks will wear them all the time, until the photographer tells them to take them off quickly while the photo is taken. The photographers will also be keeping more than 6ft from the students at all times and will follow all our safety protocols for campus visitors. At-home learners: Will come to their campus right after the end of the regular school day to have their photo taken once school is over. Their campus will be sending them specific instructions on where to go and when to be there. Quarantined learners: If your student is in quarantine on Picture Day, they are not allowed to come to campus, but we will have a retake day a few weeks later, so they can have their photo taken then. Your student should be coming home soon with pre-order forms, and if you are signed up to receive emails from the school, you should be getting email reminders from Lifetouch in due course. Any questions, contact the following staff for your campus: Dawn Givan, Elementary MiLisa Gartner, Middle Lucy Carr, High
Volleyball Tickets 8/28/2020 Varsity/JV Vball link for tonight: https://schooleventticketslogin.com/event/view/varsity--jv-volleyball-vs-lexington-8-28-20-high-school-gym Freshman Vbal link for tonight: https://schooleventticketslogin.com/event/view/freshman-vb---ms-gym---la-grange-vs-lexington-8-28-20
We want to take a moment to thank the fans that came out to support us last night. Your cooperation with the new protocols of masks is a BIG reason we are allowed spectators! #KeepItUp
We will be holding a drive-thru distribution of the 2019-2020 yearbooks this coming week. Here's the schedule. Please read all the details to help this run smoothly! High School books - Monday August 3rd, 4-6pm and the High School. Middle school books - Tuesday August 4th, 4-6pm at the Middle School. Elementary school books - Wednesday August 5th, 4-6pm at the Elementary School (E Milam street) If you ordered books for high school and the other two campuses, we will package them together and you can pick them up Monday. If you ordered Elementary and Middle School books, you can pick them all up at the Middle school Tuesday. To make pick up run as smoothly as we can, please display a sign on the passenger side of your car with the name and grade of the student(s) the book is for. If you cannot remember if you ordered, please go to yearbookforever.com and go to Find An Order (top right of screen) and follow on-screen instructions. If that still doesn't help, email email@example.com and she will get back to you before Monday. If you are unable to attend the drive thru distribution, the books will be at the school offices and available for pick from Thursday afternoon during their office hours. If you didn't order a book but still want one, please come by. We should have some extra copies but they will be on first come, first serve basis. Please bring $25 in cash or check for the Elementary and Middle School books or $65 cash or check for High School. Checks made payable to LGISD. We look forward to seeing you!
Football parent meeting is cancelled for next week due to restrictions. The information that was to be covered will be posted on our Athletics page at www.lgisd.net. Please make sure your UIL packet is completed and turned in by 7/28.
Freshmen FB Camp will now be 3 days of Freshmen only football skills instead due to restrictions. Free of charge, and urge all to attend. It will be next Wed. 7/29 - Fri. 7/31 from 8:30-10:00 at Leopard Stadium. Can’t wait to see all of our Freshmen to kickoff their HS careers!
Edge 2020! Here is the calendar and information. More information to come next week on http://lgisd.net.
We will be handing out new letter jackets for jackets earned during last fall, Thursday, May 14 from 4:00-5:00. It will be curbside pick up in front of the High School.
We will have an equipment drop off, and personal items pick up on Tuesday, May 26 from 1:00-4:00 at the high school. We need all school issued equipment to be turned in that day. Go Leps!
LG athletics will be announcing the Roberts Family Female and Male Athlete of the Year, Business and Professional Women’s Club Female Athlete of the Year, La Grange Optimist Club Male Athlete of the Year, and Female and Male Fighting Heart Awards live on a Zoom meeting next Monday, May 18 at 6:00pm. We will be sending the link this week to seniors through their school email. They can then share it with their families. We will then release a video on our website to honor all teams this year.
Athletic/Band Physicals Physicals originally scheduled for May 13th are on hold. Updated info will be posted as it becomes available! Stay safe and healthy! LG Strong! Go LEPS!!!!
Lots of questions about physicals... We are in a holding pattern right now and as soon as we have the new info about when and how, we will let you all know. Miss y’all! Say it every time but it’s true! #GoLeps
La Grange ISD will provide drive thru Grab-n-Go breakfast, lunch, and snack items to LGISD students. These items can be picked up by parents or students from the Hermes/Intermediate student drop off area on Milam Street from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., March 16-20.
Congratulations to Lindsey Schneider! She placed 18th overall at the Rodeo Austin Youth Art Competition last weekend! She will receive a scholarship from the sale of her artwork at auction. Schneider held her own against 4A, 5A and 6A Austin, Houston, and Dallas area schools. LGISD is proud of this outstanding artist!
2020 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Western Art District results: Best of Show, Meagan Schulze Gold Medal, Kalyn Hernandez Gold Medal, Betsy Beza Special Merit, Avery Srubar Please join us Saturday, February 15th, 11a-1p in the LHS cafeteria for the Community Western Art Show! There will be over 200 pieces on display K-12.
Notice: Wizard of Oz runs from TOMORROW, Friday December 6th to Sunday December 8th, not today as previously announced in this news feed. Apologies for the error!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the new Performing Arts Center to watch LHS Drama Club's Fall Production, The Wizard of Oz! Dec 5-8th. Tickets $5 from LHS office, ISD Admin, Columbus Eye, Frogs & Flamingos, Pioneer/Round Top/Fayette Savings banks!
A letter has been posted on the website with information regarding the health risks of vaping and e-cigarettes. The letter will also help parents identify devices used to vape. Go to www.lgisd.net to reference the letter.
We only have 2 days remaining in our FanCloth fundraiser. You can shop here fancloth.shop/ZUJBT. Just enter the name of the VB athlete you would like to get credit! We appreciate your support!
Game time change for tomorrow 8/30/19 @ Schulenburg: JV will play @ 5 and Varsity is @ 5. There will no freshman match tomorrow. #EarnIt
Advance Adult and Student Football Tickets vs Fulshear will be on sale at the Campus and Admin Offices until NOON THURSDAY AUG 29th Adults $6 Student $4. At the gate Adults are $10 and Students are $5
"THE WIZARD of OZ" - 2019 Fall Production AUDITIONS for LGISD 6th-12th graders, Sunday Aug 18th 4-7pm @ LHS GYM: tech, acting, makeup, costumes, set design. Audition PACKET @ Open House Drama Club table. Rehearsals: Sun 4-7pm @ LHS. Performing Dec 6th/pm, 7th/pm, 8th/afternoon.
REMINDER: Volleyball camp t-shirt pick up is today & tomorrow at the LMS gym from 4-6pm.
Open House for Hermes/Intermediate is scheduled for Tues., August 13 from 4-6 pm. Schedules can be picked up at Hermes Cafeteria. Open House for La Grange Middle School and High School is scheduled for Wed., August 14 from 5:00-6:30 pm. Schedules will be mailed to students.
If your child attended VB camp In June, camp t-shirt pick up will be Mon & Tues 7/29 & 7/30 from 4-6pm @ the middle school gym.
REMINDER: All incoming 9th-12th graders interested in trying out for the 2019 volleyball teams should check out the info on the website at the following link: https://bit.ly/2vzWAu6
CURRENT Season Football Ticket Holder Sales begin July 8th through July 19th; M-Th 8:00-5:00; Fri 8:00-12:00. All tickets not claimed will go on sale to the PUBLIC August 1st 8:00. All sales at the Admin Office - 560 N Monroe - 979-968-7000
Athletic Physicals may be turned in to Coach Kates, Coach Williamson or Mrs. Albers (Admin Bldg, 560 N Monroe). Please do not turn physicals in to the campus offices. Thank you! Go Leps!
Graduation for LHS Class of 2019 moved to HS gym. Computer models show a strong lightning threat. Doors open @ 6:30; ceremony begins at 8. Admission by ticket only. Ceremony broadcast and/or streamed on local radio stations. Overflow seating in HS cafeteria w/ streaming.
LGISD Summer Sports Camps information can be found by going to the website; school; menu; documents; camp flyers.
Remember to get your 3rd-8th grader registered for volleyball camp by May 24th in order to get a camp t-shirt! https://lgvolleyball.weebly.com/
DEADLINE for online re-enrollment is this Wednesday. ALL students returning to district must be re-enrolled for by Wednesday using the online registration system.
La Grange ISD will host an online registration help session for parents in need of technology, login, general assistance or translation for their students re-enrollment. Help session will be Wednesday 5/15, from 3:30 to 6:00 at La Grange High School, computer lab room 212.
The LHS Debate Team is holding a bake sale this Saturday at the Market on the Square from 8am to noon! They are raising money for debate camp this summer and looking forward to a great upcoming year after sending two teams to state last month. Come out and support these hard-working kids and pick up something sweet for Mom or yourself!
2019 La Grange Leopards Youth Football Camp June 3 - June 5 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Incoming 3rd - 8th Grade $40
6th grade World Cultures learning some moves in Tai Chi with Mrs. McKee.
Braylon Jarmon, Ava Mathis, Jeffery Brothers, and Jarrett (JJ) Orellana from La Grange Middle School and Dylan Haynie and Mena Velez from Hermes Intermediate School participated in the Region 13 Special Olympics Spring games in Leander on Saturday, April 27. The team did an amazing job representing LGISD, coming home with 4 ribbons and 7 medals! We are so proud of them!
Summer volleyball camp info for all incoming 3rd-8th graders is up on the website! https://lgvolleyball.weebly.com/ Contact Coach Coltrain with any questions.
All incoming 9th-12th graders interested in trying out for the 2019 volleyball teams should check out the info on the website at the following link: https://bit.ly/2vzWAu6
Yearbook sales end tomorrow! If you want to order a Hermes/Intermediate, Middle School or High School yearbook, turn in your order form to the school office Tuesday April 30 or order online at www.yearbookforever.com We cannot print to order so make sure you get yours today!
Last day to order yearbooks is Tuesday April 30 - one week today! To guarantee your book, order online at www.yearbookforever.com or pick up an order form from your school office today!
Parents can now use the Parent Portal to re-enroll their students for the 2019-2020 school year. To learn more, please visit our news article at the following: http://www.lgisd.net/article/104045
Juniors and Seniors are participating in “The Real World” today. This activity will help students understand the costs associated in the real world. Students receive folders that give them an occupation, a salary, with taxes taken out and other predetermined expenses (based on their occupation). Then students will take their folder with a form in it and walk around to various tables and determine how they would like to "live" and the costs associated with their chosen lifestyle. Community members will be stationed at the tables to help them.
CLASS of 2021 Car Wash & Lemonade Stand fundraiser on Saturday, April 27, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Sophomores: check your emails for details and sign up. Everybody else: come get your car sparkly clean! https://bit.ly/2FSlwBK
Congratulations to Sierra Archibeque! Her Artwork was selected as the local/district winner of the VFW Young American Creative Patriotic Art competition. Her art will now go on to be displayed and compete at the State VFW convention in June.
Track will not be going to either meet today with the M.S. and H.S.
High School and Middle School Field Events are cancelled today at our track meets in Rice (H.S.), and Bellville (M.S.). Running events will start sooner than normal due to the cancelled Field Events. Go Leps, and Lady Leps!