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Liberty Clothing Closet – Is always accepting donations of gently used or new clothing items. If you are in need of something, please make an appointment in SSC 800 to visit the closet.
The 2018 yearbooks – If you ordered your yearbook last year, please pick it up after school in Rm. 001 between 2:30 and 3:00.
Senior class dues – Senior class dues may be paid in Rms. 508 or 512 before or after school.
Senior Yearbook Pictures – If you did not yet schedule your senior pictures, TIME IS GOING FAST!!! Please contact Christmas City Studios at 610-691-2109 to schedule your appointment. You can also request an appointment by visiting their website www.christmascitystudio.com. The deadline for all senior pictures is February 28, 2019. Late submissions will NOT be accepted. Any questions, see Mrs. Gilliard in Rm. 001.
The After-School Library Program will be closed on the following dates to accommodate the Liberty Chess Team and their tournaments. December 6th December 20th and January 17th.
The After-School Library Program will be closed on the following dates to accommodate the Liberty Chess Team and their tournaments. December 20th and January 17th.
Attention Seniors: Need help with your college application process? Ms. Giannantonio, Mr. Porrata, and Ms. Walke will be providing assistance with the process in RM 015 on Mondays & Wednesdays from 2:45-3:45. If you have questions please stop in to see Ms. Walke in SSC 800.
Please Donate – To Peaceable Kingdom Animal Shelter. Please help Kayla Roman and Sara Gubish collect towels, blankets, toys, and unopened dog or cat food to deliver to the shelter. The boxes are located in Rm. 867, SSC 112, SSC 800 and the main office. Donations are due by Dec. 21.
Lanta Bus Passes – Are available for purchase in the LHS Coffee Shop – $1 each.
All Students – All future schedule change requests must be submitted using the online
Schedule Change Form. Contact Mr. Wuchter in SSC 103 for more details.
Clubs & Organizations
ASL Club Meeting Wed. Dec. 19 in Rm. 834 at 2:30.
Bowling Club – Bowling at Town and Country TODAY Tuesday Dec. 11. Meet in Rm. 403 to check in and for transport. Holiday Party Tues. Dec. 18 & bowl at the lanes!!! Any new attendees MUST HAVE a permission slip to attend and be transported!!
Cancer Crushers – Will be selling Wish Bracelets in the CAF during all lunches from Mon. Dec. 10 through Fri. Dec. 14 for only $1 each. All proceeds support the American Cancer Society.
Art Club – Meeting Tues. Dec. 11 in Rm. 202 at 2:30 PM.
National Honor Society – Toys for Tots drive to benefit children in the Lehigh Valley. There will be donation boxes placed in each Student Service Center and the Athletic Office. The drive will run until December 17. Please consider donating gently used toys and games.
Social Justice Club – Holds a meeting each Tuesday in Rm. 305 right after school.
Recycling for Sustainability – Meets every day after school in Rm. 507. 1 hour of community service is offered.
Homework Club – Sessions will be in Rm. 331 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:45 until 3:45. All students are welcome.
STAR Club– If you have an interested in learning more about the military and developing leadership skills, you should check out the STAR Club. Meetings are every Thursday right after school in Rm. 104.
PGSS – Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences Proudly hosted by Carnegie Mellon University Note: The application portal for PGSS 2019 is now open. Please click here (https://pgssapplications.pa-gov-schools.org ) to begin. Applications must be submitted on or before January 31st, 2019.
The Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS) was established in order to provide a summer enrichment experience in the sciences and mathematics for talented Pennsylvania high school students and to encourage them to pursue careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering or mathematics. The program provides instruction in biological sciences, chemistry, physics, mathematics, and computer science, with emphasis on collaborative learning and team research.
Learn More http://sciences.pa-gov-schools.org/112
PENN STATE, Pennsylvania School for Excellence in the Agricultural Sciences:
The University of Pittsburgh Health Career Scholars Academy (UPHCSA) and the Penn State, Pennsylvania School for rams may be found at Excellence in Agricultural Sciences, all former Governor’s School programs, are accepting applications for the 2019 summer programs. Current high school sophomores and juniors are encouraged to apply. The application deadline is February 15, 2019, but we encourage students to apply early. Application is open online.
Further information about the program https://global.lehigh.edu/iacocca-institute/highschool , www.hcsa.pitt.edu and http://agsci.psu.edu/school-for-excellence . For specific questions or to schedule a visit, please contact Diana Q. Shepherd, Lehigh University at firstname.lastname@example.org , Karen Narkevic, University of Pittsburgh at email@example.com and Jenneth Layaou, Penn State at PSEAS@psu.edu .
TEMPLE UNIVERSITY SUMMER PROGRAMS
Help your students get started on their college careers by attending a summer pre-college program at Temple University.
Temple College 101 is a two-week program for rising 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students. Students will:
- Take an SAT prep course
- Write an admissions essay
- Meet faculty and staff and learn about college life
Lutron’s Explorer Post takes place here on our campus in Coopersburg, PA and offers high school students an opportunity to learn about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Our program is taught by Lutron Engineers and runs from 6-7:30PM every Thursday night through May 2019. We ask that you reach out to any students that you think would be interested in our program and give them our website (http://ep707.wordpress.com ). The Pennsylvania Invention Convention – Is designed to showcase student problem-solving, innovation, creativity, and ingenuity while making learning fun! The Pennsylvania Invention Convention is designed to showcase student problem-solving, innovation, creativity, and ingenuity while making learning fun!
OFFERED BY NAVIANCE Students and parents can now attend courses to learn about topics such as efficient note taking, time management, goal setting, managing stress, writing a college essay, digital responsibility, and more! These courses support students as they develop the critical academic, transition and interpersonal skills to be successful on their journey to figuring out their path after high school. The FREE courses/videos are offered for a limited time (until early 2019). Students can access it in the Naviance section of the Kaplan website: https://www.kaptest.com/partner/naviance
Northampton County Community College – Bethlehem Campus Open House Sat. November 17 from 10am – 2pm., Arthur L. Scott Spartan Center
SAT vs. ACT How do you Decide? November 17th 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Just about every college in the country will take the SAT and ACT interchangeably, so how do you decide which one is for you? Attend this free seminar at Test Prep for Success to get all your questions answered about the two tests. After all, once you’ve decided which test to take, you’re ready to hit the books and get your score as high as possible.
This event is held at our tutoring center at 2047 PA Route 309, Orefield, PA 18069. The event is free, but seating is limited and will be awarded on a first come, first served basis. Register online at TP4S.com or by calling 610-760-3424.
Iacocca Global Entrepreneurship Intensive – Lehigh University Develop an entrepreneurial mindset and learn how to lead in a globally diverse environment in these intensive, hands-on summer programs for international and U.S. high school students. Learn more at www.global.lehigh.edu/iacocca-institute/high-school
Workshop sessions and select events are held at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Other activities take place at local company or cultural sites. Transportation during the program is provided. Students stay in university housing as a group, with two students to a room. Mentors and staff managers live on-site to ensure a safe and supervised environment.
How to Apply – To apply, visit www.global.lehigh.edu/iacocca-institute/high-school The program is open to U.S. and international high school sophomores or juniors. Applicants must demonstrate academic achievement and a record of leadership and service activities. Questions? Email Diana Shepherd at firstname.lastname@example.org or (610) 758-3401. Deadline February 15, 2019
The entry deadline is December 31. Check out the website for more information!
Registration & Rules: www.PA-InventionConvention.org
NEW EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Chipotle – the Airport Rd. Location is hiring at 16 years old. Apply 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.
Weis Markets – Schoenersville Rd. and Crawford Dr. locations are hiring at 16 or older. Apply here.
Moravian Village of Bethlehem – is looking for Energetic and Customer Service-oriented Employees to join their Dining Department. Must be at least 16 years old and have reliable transportation. They are hiring for the following positions: Main Dining Room Servers and Upper Deck Restaurant Servers. Interviews are conducted every Tuesday from 3:00-4:30 PM. Call 610-625-4885 x620 to reserve your interview time and for other important information.
Giant Supermarkets – is hiring at 16 years or older at the three Lehigh Valley locations. Apply here.
Family Dollar – is hiring at 18 years or older. Apply at the Broad St. location if interested.
Target – is hiring for several positions. Text JOBS to TARGET (827438). Apply online or in store at this link.
Burlington Coat Factory – is hiring Cashiers and Receiving Associates at 18 years old or older. Visit this link to apply.
Moravian College/Sodexo – Moravian’s Dining Hall is seeking part-time employees for nights and weekends at 17 or older. No previous experience required. Apply here and use requisition code: 2017-26350.
Don Juan’s Mex Grill – The Crawford Dr. location is hiring at 16 years or older. Apply on-site.
AMC Theatres – The AMC on Catasauqua Rd. is hiring crew members. Apply here.
Dollar General – The Catasauqua Rd. location is hiring at 18 years or older. Apply here.
Applebee’s – The Motel Dr. location is hiring servers at 18 years or older.
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. We 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.
Sands Casino – has employment opportunities in a variety of departments. Visit this website for a list of available positions and to apply.
Kaman’s Art Shoppes, Inc. – Interested in drawing caricatures, henna, face-painting, airbrush art and/or photography? If so, apply for an artist position at Dorney Park this summer. Training is provided for all positions. For more information, click here, call 610-349-063, or e-mail email@example.com.
Sky Zone – Part-time team member positions available for cashiers, court monitors, and event hosts. If you live and breathe FUN, Sky Zone is for you. Click here to complete an application.
Hourglass Hallmark – The Westgate Mall Hallmark is hiring at 18 years or older for cashier, helping customers on the floor, restocking, basic housekeeping, etc. See Ms. Vazquez in SSC 112 for an application.
Sam’s Club – The Airport Rd. location is hiring starting at $11/hour. Call 610-266-6127 or click here to apply.
Aldi – The Catasauqua Rd. is hiring high school graduates starting at $11.30/hour. Click here to apply.
Sterling Heights Senior Retirement Living – looking for dependable students who are willing to work as part-time servers in our dining room. Must be available nights and weekends. Apply within 3500 Fairview St. Bethlehem, PA 18017 610-868-4600
Wawa – The 8th Avenue location is hiring for all positions and shifts. Apply here.
Wegmans – The Route 512 location is hiring part-time for a variety of positions. Apply here
Pat’s Pizza & Bistro – Pat’s is hiring a part-time and full-time cashier. Previous experience is a plus; training is also available. To apply, stop in to the restaurant at 1426 W. Broad St. in Bethlehem.
CareerLink – Summer employment opportunity for students ages 16-24 who are eligible to work in the United States. Full-time job for eight weeks, $10.15 per hour. Lunch allowance. Gain employability skills. To apply, call Nicole at 610-841-1025 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or apply in person at any PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley location.
Coach – At the Sands Outlets – Now hiring, must be 18 years old – see Mrs. Guzman in the Athletic Office for details.
Five Guys – The Airport Rd. location is hiring. Starting pay is $1 above minimum wage. Bonuses, free meals, and tips. Apply here.
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