Don't forget to get your Candy Grams ordered from the HS STUCO! $1.00 peppermint candy cane or $2.00 specialty candy cane. They will deliver to anyone in the district! Deadline to order is Dec. 7
Trojan Spotlight for LAES
LAES Student Jobs: This program at the elementary school provides the opportunity for students to feel purposeful by contributing their time and energy to the efficiency of the building. Meet the LAES workers:
High School Basketball Schedule Update: The Dec. 2 game @ Hanover will be moved to: Feb. 1st at Hanover 4:30pm. This will be varsity only.
FFA Members: Today is the last day for meat and fruit sales, they need to be turned into Ms. Reyher by 4pm today. If the orders are not paid for they will not be placed.
The Elementary music and PE classes took part in a program today called “Jump With Jill”. This program was granted to us free of charge ($2500 value); it is a nutrition health education program delivered with music and dance videos. LASD Health & Wellness Coordinator, Ronda Bucholz initiated this program for the district.
11/15 Jr/Sr High Announcements:
FFA Member Induction Banquet & Member Sale - Thursday, November 18 @ 6:00 p.m. Dinner available for purchase and will consist of Rocky Mtn Oysters, Chicken, Potato Salad, Green Beans, Roll & Dessert. Price for the meal is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for age 12 and under.
Las Animas High Student Council is selling Candy Grams! Prices are $1.00 for peppermint candy cane or $2 for a specialty candy cane. You can send them to anyone that attends or works at Las Animas School District. Contact any High School STUCO member to order. Selling Dates are Nov. 15 - Dec. 7th and delivery will be on Dec. 16th
This month’s staff engagement activity was the Turkey Trot! Fun times was had by all, costume contest, drumstick scavenger hunt, pie eating contest, door prizes…..and turkeys and a take ‘n bake dessert for all those attending! (See our Facebook page for all the pictures of the event). This event was funded by the Make it Happen Grant now in it's 2nd year. The Turkey Trot event was to address staff health and wellness.
Driver Ed Class Info: Must be at least 14 1/2 years old, to register call: LASD 719-456-0161 or Frank Turja 719-469-4013
Thank you notes on turkeys are popping up all over town in the business windows; families wrote the notes and hung them in windows last night as part of the Amazing Family Challenge. Turkeys with flags and thank you notes to veterans were hung on the fence at the VFW to help celebrate Veteran’s Day!
Thank you LAHS True Blue members for helping at the Amazing Family Challenge last night!
Looking for unique gift ideas for the whole family, including grandparents, that will arrive in time for the holidays? Check out the Las Animas School District spirit wear sale. Everything is 25% right now. https://tinyurl.com/hkfy8vfy
Mrs. Bullock's 4th & 5th graders singing at the Veteran's Day Ceremony: Click on the link to listen to their performance: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNW1nxPdYbJ8rdXCKTqhBX-mmgjbmnHdB
High School Basketball Team Store - closes on Nov. 18 https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/nnhBQSrp1F
High School Students: FREE OPSU Art Workshops!
High School Volleyball Girls: turn in your jerseys to the office this week! - please put a note with your name on it with your jersey.
Elementary Parents: Please come and pick up your fundraiser items on Wednesday after school.
Jr. High Boys Basketball Schedule Change: The junior high boys basketball game vs Trinidad has been moved from November 20th to December 18th at 10:00 am