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SOPHOMORES – Time to pay your class dues! Mrs. Bieber will be collecting dues and providing receipts after school on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Dues are $30 per year. Please pay with a check made out to Liberty High School Class of 2022. Dues must be current to attend the prom!
Multi-Cultural Leadership Conference – has been cancelled for this Sat. Mar. 14, 2020.
Special Olympics – Any student interested in being a Special Olympic track and field volunteer please stop by Rm. 505 to pick up your form. The COMPLETED form signed by your teachers and assistant principal and $6 will be turned into Mrs. Prodes in Rm. 505.
Deadline is Fri. April 3rd or when all spots are filled.
Attention Seniors – Cap, gown and tassel – $17.40 – order online at www.Josten.com
Seniors – Always check your BASD email for information regarding upcoming events and Community Service information. See Ms. Halper or Miss Michael with senior questions or to pay dues!
Lanta Bus Passes – Are available for purchase in the Coffee Shop $1 each.
The FOLT Soiree – has been rescheduled to Wed. May 13th. Hope to see you there!
The Student Service Centers would like to remind seniors that there are many scholarship opportunities available. Please log in to Naviance Student and start applying today! Deadlines are approaching! Check out the scholarships that we have available to our students.
After-school Library Program –The program is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The hours are from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please report to the library by 2:45 p.m. and the maximum capacity is 30 students.
COMMUNITY SERVICE REMINDER: Seniors graduation is approaching, make sure that you have completed 60 hours of community service AND silver cord hours by the Deadline: April 10, 2020.
Clubs & Organizations
BOWLING CLUB – Consider joining the BASD High School Bowling Club for a great, inexpensive activity. Meets every Tuesday after school in Rm. 403 for transport to the lanes. All welcome, please have your signed permission form on file before bowling.
Recycling for Sustainability – Meets every day after school in Rm. 507. 1 hour of community service is offered.
Social Justice Club – Meeting every Tuesday in Rm. 305 immediately after school.
Homework Club – Rm. 331. Every Tues., Wed., and Thurs. until 3:45, thereafter. Must sign in before 2:45 to participate.
Lehigh University HS Scholars Program: The application for the Fall 2020 High School Scholars Program at Lehigh University is now open! The selected students will be able to enroll in one class at Lehigh in the fall with tuition cost covered by the High School Scholars program. Students will be responsible for any course materials, course fees, etc. Successful completion of the fall semester would allow a student to be eligible for re-enrollment during the Spring 2021 semester. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 17th by 5:00pm. If interested please see your Guidance Counselor for the application. Good Luck!
Northampton Community College “Instant Decision Day” – Representatives will be at Liberty High School on Friday, March 27, 2020 to review student applications. Sign up with Northampton Community College via Naviance, Bring a completed paper admissions application to the appointment. The application fee will be waived! Obtain a copy of your high school transcript from your SSC to bring to the appointment, Provide a hard copy of your SAT/ACT scores, if available. Note: Screenshots of your scores are acceptable. If you have any questions, please see your School Counselor or Mrs. Litak in SSC 800.
The Futuros Empresarios – (FE) program is seeking 10th and 11th grade Latino students interested in a 5-week summer entrepreneurial training program that includes a paid internship with local business and organizations. This program is available at no cost to participating students. Interning while in high school is a fantastic way to obtain real world experience before heading off to college. Many high school students use internships as a strategy in deciding their college major, bolstering their college applications, and gaining experience to better prepare in landing that college internship. Please hand in your completed application by March 26.
Guidance Inspiration Award: Seniors majoring in helping field: Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or Nursing majors are invited to apply. See your counselor for details. Deadline is March 1, 2020.
Pop UP Prom Shop – ArtsQuest at Steel Stacks – Sat. March 7 from 9am-1:30pm. All dresses $15. Open to all high school Juniors & Seniors. See website for details www.ywcabethlehem.org
Wind Creek Resort – Hosting a job fair on Wed. Jan. 29 from 11am-8pm. Liberty Guidance is able to take 20 students to this event, first come first serve. Permission slips to go on this trip can be picked up from Mr. Uhler in SSC 400 and must be returned no later than January 27th.
Attention Sophomores and Juniors: Enrich your summer with competitive summer enrichment opportunities!!!!
These are formerly known as the Pennsylvania Governor’s Schools and offer 3 exciting opportunities this year. These programs are highly competitive but awesome opportunities for students who want to challenge themselves intellectually and socially with impactful leadership workshops and dynamic learning opportunities within the respective college programs.
Please see the programs below further information can be found at the websites. Deadlines vary.
For specific questions or to schedule a visit – Contact Diana Sheperd at firstname.lastname@example.org
For specific questions or to schedule a visit Contact – Karen Narkevie at email@example.com
The Pennsylvania School for Excellence in the Agricultural Sciences For specific questions or to schedule a visit Contact – Jenneth Layaou at PSEAS@psu.edu
HOBY – is hosting their State Leadership Seminar for Outstanding Sophomores in June 2020. Dates and University TBA. One student will be selected to attend a fun, interactive leadership training where they will meet state leaders and CEO’s. Experience life on a University campus, learn how you can be an impactful youth leader, and much more! Essays must be submitted by November 1st. Please ask your teacher or counselor for more information or visit: www.hoby.org
Great opportunity for Students interested in the STEM Field : STRIVE’s STEM Leadership Program begins in October
The FREE program is for high school students in the Lehigh Valley, and it provides them with hands-on STEM training, opportunities for leadership development, and exposure to professionals and college students who help them to begin thinking about their future career.
When: Wednesdays from 4-6:30PM, October 2 – June 3 . Where: Lehigh University
How to Pre-Register
2019-2020 Exploring Posts Is a unique career exploration program for young men and women ages 14 – 20.The program provides students with an opportunity to learn about a wide variety of career fields and network with professionals already working in those fields
Health Care St. Luke’s Bethlehem, Open House, Oct 23, 6PM St
Civil Service Klecknersville Rangers, Open Enrollment Bethlehem PD, Open House, Oct. 16, 7PM
Manufacturing Bihler, Inc, Open House, Oct 29 gg For more information about one of our open houses or joining one of our Exploring programs contact Lori Wehr, Senior Exploring Advisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-465-8580. You can join Exploring at any time but attending an open house is the best way to get involved. Many open house events require an rsvp so please contact your Exploring Advisor, Lori Wehr, prior to attending.
NEW EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Coldstone Creamery – the Lehigh Valley Mall location is hiring at 16 years or older. Must be available nights and weekends, have a positive attitude, and enjoy working with others. Apply here.
Boscov’s – the Lehigh Valley Mall location is hiring part-time for shoes, stock, domestics, and receiving. If interested, apply at the Courtesy Desk or click here.
BJ’s Wholesale Club – is hiring cashiers, membership desk representatives, cart retrievers, and deli clerks at the Airport Rd. location at 16 years or older. Visit the Membership Desk for an immediate interview or apply here.
Wegmans – The Route 512 location is hiring part-time for a variety of positions. Apply here.
TJMaxx/Marshall’s – hiring at 16 or older. See Ms. Vazquez in SSC 112 for an application.
Kumon Math and Reading Center – is looking for some energetic people. They need immediate assistance. They are located on Nazareth Pike in the Bethlehem Village Shoppes and are open two days per week, Tuesday and Friday nights from 4 PM to 8 PM. If you are looking for a job where you can make a difference, please call: Mrs. Neeta Garg, Bethlehem Kumon at (610) 967-3265.
Dollar Tree – The Union Blvd. location is hiring cashiers. Must be 18 and available weekends. Visit the store for an application.
Dunkin Donuts – the Linden St./Oakland Rd. location is hiring. Stop in the Dunkin across the street to apply or call 610-865-2299 for more information on the Oakland St. location.
Burgerim – New burger chain restaurant is getting ready to open and is hiring for all positions. Located on Schoenersville Rd. next to Saladworks. Call 610-203-3140 or click on this link to apply.
Weis Markets – The Schoenersville Rd. and Crawford Dr. locations are hiring at 16 or older. Apply here.
Kohl’s – is hiring for the holidays. Text ‘Apply’ to 24508 or visit the Whitehall location to complete an application.
Things Remembered – The Whitehall Mall location is hiring at 18 years or older. Apply here.
UPS Store – The Catasauqua Rd. location is hiring at 18 years or older. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required. Physical requirements include the ability to stand for several hours at a time and ability to lift 50-75+ pounds. Must be flexible. Stop in 112 for an application.
Valley Farm Market – is hiring at 16 years old. Must be available nights and weekends. Stop in SSC 112 for an application.
Old Navy/Banana Republic/GAP/Athleta – The locations on Airport Rd., the Lehigh Valley Mall, and the Promenade Shops (as applicable) are hiring associates for the holidays. They offer a 50% employee discount at the primary store of employment and discounts at the other company stores. Apply here.
Burger King – The Linden St., Stefko Blvd., and both MacArthur Rd. locations are hiring. Apply here.
Kirkland Village – This senior living facility is hiring servers/waitstaff for various shifts. Click here to view them and apply.
Westminster Village – This senior living facility is hiring servers/waitstaff for various shifts. Click here to view them and apply.
Sterling Heights – is looking for dependable students, 15 or older, who are willing to work as part-time servers in the dining room. The pay is $8.25/hour. Must be available nights, weekends, and holidays. Apply on-site: 3500 Fairview Street, Bethlehem PA 18017 (across from the 512 Wegmans) or call 610-868-4600.
Christopher & Banks – this women’s clothing store in the Wind Creek Outlet mall is seeking customer-focused individuals at 18 years or older. Contact the store manager, Barbara Valladares at 61-865-2492 if interested or stop in SSC 112 for an application.
Looking for dependable workers for light office cleaning in Bethlehem Area. Must have a car. Shifts are Monday through Friday, 6 pm-10 pm or Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 6 pm – 10 pm. Call Mario @ 610-849-6542 for more information and to apply.
Country Meadows – Country Meadows of Bethlehem is now hiring students for server positions. Shifts are 4:30pm-7:30pm. Includes week nights and every other weekend shifts. Apply online here.
Congresswoman Susan Wild is hosting her annual event to provide information to students who are interested in learning more about applying to military academies on...
Senior Yearbook Update Message Hello Seniors, Parents, and Families, I am hoping that this message finds you well. I realize that your senior year has...
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Here are links to some slideshows: Red & Blue Day Decorations Bonfire! Senior Breakfast
Liberty held its annual Homecoming Pep Rally today – more pics tomorrow.