College Center Updates!Seniors are in the process of applying to college! Pleaseencourage your child and contact meif you have questions regarding feewaivers, scholarships, collegeapplications or if you would likeAB540 information!Last month I took a couple seniorsto the University of the Pacific for acampus visit. The trip was a hugesuccess with the help of MercedesGuerra, a LPS parent! I am lookingfor parent volunteers to help outwith transportation so that we cantake more students on campus trips!If you are interested please call me(510) 235-4522 ext. 407.Every week university and collegerecruiters visit LPS and provide our students with campus information!Please encourage your child toattend the informational sessions!The next one is the University of San Francisco on Monday, November 9th!
Save the Date!
Senior Application Blitz – Saturday, November 14th, 10 am11th Grade College Night! – Wednesday, December 2nd, 6:00pm10th Grade College Night! – Wednesday, January 13th, 6:00pm9th Grade College Night! – Wednesday, January 27th, 6:00pm12th Grade Financial AidWorkshop! – Saturday, January16th, 10amCollege Night and Financial AidWorkshop are for students and their parent/guardian!
Our School Community
Peer Listening Program
at LPS Richmond is beginning again thisFall. Peer Listeners represent all grade levels and are trained to listento their peers discuss personal issues or challenges confidentiallyand without judgment. Peer Listening takes place during Advisoryand Enrichment. Our returning Peer Listeners are: Stephanie Anguiano, Jeanette Munoz, Llanet Perez, Uciel Salazar, and MariaSalazar. We will be starting the application process and traning in lateOctober for new Peer Listeners. We look forward to bringing in newstudents to join this dedicated group!
Remember, you can now
look at your student's grades on the internet
, 7days a week, 24 hours a day. Please call the Main Office and we can giveyou the information you need to help you understand how your child isdoing in school.
The RICHMINDS after school program started strongly this year. Our music class in particular is excited about the release of its first CD. Nextyear we look forward to offering even more after school classes and clubs.Practice for boys soccer and girls volleyball will start in the fall also. Staytuned for further announcements.
grade class for the 2010-2011 is already filling upfast.
We are almost half way full!
If you know an 8
grader who wants to attend LPS next year, they MUSTturn in an application soon. Please call Ms. Wolfe at 510-235-4522 ext. 401 for an application.
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For more info visit: www.LPSrichmondpumas.com * phone: 510-235-4522 * Fax: 510-588-4593