All juniors are strongly encouraged to sign up for the PSAT in the Counseling Office. The test will take place on October 16th, and sign ups will take place between September 16th and October 4th. The cost is $17 and payment must be made with exact change or by check made payable to Lassiter HS. The PSAT taken in the junior year is the Scholarship Qualifying Test for National Merit and other scholarships. It is also great practice for the SAT. Please note: If you paid for the PSAT in the Junior bundle at the beginning of the school year please do not submit payment again.
Advanced Placement Exam Payment
If your student is currently taking an Advanced Placement course this fall semester, student registration AND payment will begin in My Payments Plus on September 1st and continue until Friday, November 1, 2019. Please visit the Lassiter Home page. If your student will be taking AP US Government or AP Microeconomics in the spring semester, you can choose to pay at this time or beginning in January. If you have any questions concerning registration or payment, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our annual Renaissance Festival will be Wednesday, November 6th. We need help from 10:00 am until 12:30pm. Parent helpers are needed for a range of things (handing out food from the concession stand, giving kids Honor Card T-Shirts, helping with games, restocking drinks, crowd control, and general adult presence/supervisions). If you are interested in helping, please contact Michelle Colasurdo at Michelle.Colasurdo@cobbk12.org
The Lassiter Gymnastics Team will have a general information and organization meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the Lassiter Room. The organizational meeting will be immediately followed by a Booster Club Meeting. Students interested in competing and their parents are encouraged to attend to understand the requirements for the upcoming season.
Academic Letter Ceremony Invitations to students & their parents were given out in Advisement. Students who earned a 4.0 GPA in the Fall Semester and a 4.0 GPA in the Spring Semester last year will be honored at the Academic Letter Ceremony on September 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall.
Parade Application Lassiter Homecoming 2019
What? The Lassiter Homecoming Parade (Theme … “Trojan TV”)
Where? The parade begins in the parking lot between Wendy’s and BP (in front of Home Depot) and ends after the turn-in in front of the Lassiter marquee. Security will be on hand to guide you. This is a change due to the construction of the new gym.
When? Friday, October 4, 2018 at 5:30 pm / Assembly Time – 4:00 pm
Academic Letter Ceremony- Wednesday, September 11th 6:30pm College Admissions 101 - Wednesday, September 18th 7:00pm Financial Aid Night- Monday, October 14th 6:30pm
Lassiter is happy to team with David Douglas Diamonds and Jewelry to present Drawing for Diamonds. This is a drawing/writing contest that gives students the opportunity to design a necklace and tell us about the design. The winning design with be created into a piece of jewelry and presented to the Homecoming Queen on October 4. The deadline is 3:30 on Tuesday, September 17. Entry forms are located in the front office and with the art teachers.
One of the main goals of PTA is to advocate on behalf of students, parents and teachers. The Lassiter PTSA is looking for a volunteer (or two) to shadow our current Legislative chairperson to then chair the committee for the 2020-21 school year. You would:
Report to, and educate, our Lassiter community on issues relating to education
Attend advocacy workshops and PTA Day at the Capitol
Attend, or watch, Cobb County Board of Education meetings
Get to know our local officials to advocate on behalf of our members
Hold Voter Registration drives at school
This is a great way to support our community! Please contact Teri Singer, PTSA VP, at email@example.com if you are interested or need more information.
Do you have a passion for preventing drug use in our community or teaching our teens about the proper use of today's social media and technology? Red Ribbon Week is the nation’s oldest and largest drug prevention program and the Lassiter PTSA is looking for a volunteer (or two) to chair the committee for the 2019-20 school year. You would coordinate our Red-e week by doing the following:
Work with Lassiter’s Teen Advisory Council to plan and implement daily activities
Communicate Red-e activities with Lassiter admin and staff
Coordinate volunteer sign-ups for making cupcakes and other volunteer needs
Please contact Lori Bartik, PTSA VP, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested or need more information.
Applerouth will be hosting free PSAT strategy sessions and practice tests to help students prepare for the upcoming October PSAT. Sessions will be offered from September 21 - October 12. To sign up, please visitapplerouth.com/preprally.
CCSD is looking for Bus Drivers!
Starting pay for a Bus Driver is $17.50 per hour and a School Bus Monitor is $10.30 per hour.
Some of the benefits are:
GREAT CAREER for Parents, Retirees, Veterans, Entrepreneurs, and College Students
FLEXIBLE HOURS: Approximately 6-hour workday
Work same days as CCSD school calendar
FAMILY-FRIENDLY SCHEDULE: Split shift on school calendar with summer pay
NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Free and partially-paid training
STATE BENEFITS PROVIDE: Health, Dental, Vision, Short-term/Long-term Disability, Life, Cancer etc.
GREAT PAY: Competitive salary, credit for previous driving experience, bi-weekly & summer pay
MAKE A DIFFERENCE by being a part of a child's educational experience
You may also contact one of the recruiting team members if you have additional questions:
Ernie Brock - (470) 231-7468
Felicia Howard - (470) 202-8811
Bob Fremin – (470) 485-2422
You can still join the Lassiter PTSA online. You will be directed to PayPal to make your payment.
Membership coupons will be waiting for you at Freshman Orientation and Open House for pick-up.
Do you own a business? Consider becoming a Lassiter PTSA Business Member. There are three membership levels. Each level varies in benefits, but EVERY level includes exposure to our community throughout the year!
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