Today's Announcements
Thursday, December 18th 2014

Make sure to checkout the Student Handbook.

INFORMATION
Semester tests are this Thursday and Friday.

Fire Lanes
Students may NOT park in the fire lanes lanes or the areas marked in Red and No Parking. If you do so, you WILL be ticketed, and possibly towed and you could lose your parking privilege!!

Report Cards Coming Up
Please be checking your online grades extra close. Visit with teachers before or after school if needed.​

Titan Library
Happy Holidays from the PLSHS Titan Library! Library fine notices were distributed Friday, December 12th in 4th hour classes letting students know about their late fines and overdue books. December 15th-19th will be half-price late fines in the library, and we will also be accepting canned good items worth $1 each to "pay" for up to $10 in fines. Half-price fines and canned good items can only take care of late fines; they do not apply to lost books. The library is also giving away free books--see a library staff member for details.

Titan Town will be Closed on Friday, December 19th
Titan Town hours this week are Tuesday through Thursday 9:30-11:45 & 12:30-3:30.

Winter Conditioning Stations
Winter conditioning stations will start on Monday, January 5, when we return from break. They will start at 3:30 pm in the Hall of Champions and will end at 4:30 pm - they will be every Monday and Thursday.

Girls Soccer
Attention all girls interested in playing soccer in the spring . . . there will be a mandatory meeting in Coach Ingwerson’s room Thursday after school. We will keep it short, but you need to be there and get your name on the list of potential players.

Donate
Please don't forget to donate items to the Leo Club before you leave for break on Friday! We are collecting nonperishable food items, toiletries, and cleaning/household supplies. Thank you for helping out!

Attention Art Club - shirts are finally in! Stop by Mrs. Todero’s room and pick yours up if you ordered one!

DECA Students
Are you ready for competition? Pick up your registration handout for District Competition. You can stop by Mr. Penas’ (pen yoss) or Ms. Luebbe’s (Libby) room this week. They are due back on Friday December 19th with payment.

Attention Knitting Club!
Our t-shirts are in! If you ordered one, please see Mrs. Myers in D-16 or just come to Knitting Club this week!

Titan Library
Happy Holidays from the PLSHS Titan Library! Library fine notices were distributed Friday, December 12th in 4th hour classes letting students know about their late fines and overdue books. December 15th-19th will be half-price late fines in the library, and we will also be accepting canned good items worth $1 each to "pay" for up to $10 in fines. Half-price fines and canned good items can only take care of late fines; they do not apply to lost books. The library is also giving away free books--see a library staff member for details.

Drama Club
Special Mandatory ITS/Drama Club Meeting for all members who are attending Nebraska Theatre Convention on Tuesday, Jan 6th at 3:30pm in the drama room.

Students with P.E. Lockers
Attention all students that have a P.E. locker! This semester is coming to an end and all lockers have to be cleaned out. Even if you are involved with a spring sport or have a physical education class next semester you will get those when you return from winter break. If you are still in a physical education class you will clean your locker out on the last day of class. Please start taking your items home NOW. All lockers must be cleaned out by 3:30 on Friday, December 19th.
Thank you from the P.E. Staff

Open Gym
As most of you are aware, Papillion La Vista School District received a PEP Grant to increase activity opportunities for students in our district. One way we are going to provide this opportunity for Papillion La-Vista South Students is through Open Gym on some Saturday nights from 7:00 to 8:00pm starting Saturday, December 6th. Open gym will take place in the small/south gym and students can enter through the south doors at 7:00pm. Students must be Papio South students and have their student ID’s and sign the sign-in sheet before entry. If students do not have a ride then a parent must pick their sons or daughters up by 8:00pm. In case of inclement weather open gym will be cancelled.

Attention Swim Team Members
When you have a bus picking you up here during the week for a competition - the bus will pick you up out back - out the Hall of Champions Door.

UNL Durham School of Architectural Engineering & Design Post #240
Join us and explore the fields of architectural engineering, construction engineering and construction management at the Peter Kiewit Institute (PKI). Receive a tour of the college, meet with professors and students and have fun with mock projects, structural lighting, electrical and mechanical acoustics. For questions, please contact Brett Meyer: brett.meyer@unl.edu
http://engineering.unl.edu/durhamschool/opportunities/explorer_post.shtml
Kick off Date: March 24, 2015
Address: 1110 South 67th St. Omaha, NE 68182 Meet in the atrium of the Peter Kiewit Institute on the south campus of UNO.
Start Date: March 24, 2015
End Date: April 28, 2014
Start Time: 6:30 pm
End Time: 7:30 pm
Price: $30.00

ITT Nursing Program -Post #767
It is our pleasure to invite your student to attend our exclusive Nursing Clinic in partnership with the Mid America Council’s Career Exploring Program.
All students will be introduced to both classroom theory as well as clinical components. They will be exposed to different nursing areas such as surgical practices, emergency services, oncology, cardio vascular, orthopedic, pediatrics, etc. The purpose of the clinic is to expose students to the real world opportunities available by choosing this as a career. At minimum, they will become aware of:

This program will start Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. The following class dates will be April 2, April 7, and April 9th.
For detailed questions about the clinics, contact Joni Adler at 402-331-2900.
This is a fabulous opportunity for your student to explore nursing and educational opportunities available at ITT Technical Institute. We look forward to seeing you and your student on our campus soon! Register at www.omahaexploring.org
Cost to register is $30
Address: ITT Tech, 1120 North 103rd Plaza #200 Omaha, NE 68114
Start Date: March 31, 2015
End Date: April 21, 2015
Start Time:4:00 pm
End Time: 5:30 pm
Price: $30.00

Omaha World-Herald Explorer Post #688
This post will focus on the fun and varied work of a newspaper person and will include tips on reporting and writing, photography and other elements of the business. Students will write stories that will be attached to the World-Herald's online site, Omaha.com. You'll have to write articles and interview people, but there will be no tests or grades. This six-session program meets weekly, and will be fast-paced, fun and blow by very quickly! Please meet to the lobby of the Omaha World-Herald building. For questions, please contact Rick Ruggles at 402-444-1123. Register at www.omahaexploring.org.
Start Date: February 10, 2015
End Date: March 17, 2015
Start Time: 6:00pm
End Time: 7:30pm
Price: $30

CSI DAY with Douglas County Sheriff’s Office:
The Douglas County Sheriff Crime Scene Investigators will host a CSI Day in Omaha for coed-youth ages 14-20! Spend the day with the D.C. Sheriff's CSI Team, a nationally renowned team of Investigators! (Parking on the North side of the building). Only 40 spots available!! Sign up soon!
Date: 02/24/2015
Time: 9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
Location: Douglas County Sheriff’s Office 3601 N. 156th St, Omaha, NE 68116
(Southeast Corner of 156th & Maple)
Cost to participate: $15
Register HERE: https://www.omahaexploring.org/events/?ee=5
Here are some cool things you will be investigating:

Lamp, Rynearson & Associates Engineering Firm
Creating infrastructure, improving transportation, designing and supporting our community’s residential and commercial developments, bridge design, and so much more! Today’s civil engineers and surveyors have a surprising impact on the world’s growth and redevelopment.
We at Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, an Omaha engineering and surveying firm since 1959, would like to invite you to join us as a member of our Exploring Program along with other students from around the Omaha metro area. Our goal is to "open the door" of Civil Engineering and Surveying as a possible profession through site visits, guest speakers, and hands-on learning experiences. You are invited to an introductory meeting! The first meeting will introduce you to the world of Civil Engineering, and Surveying, answer any questions you may have, and you may register for the program. We will also discuss the schedule for the program.
If you decide to participate, registration for this Exploring Post is $30.00 and should be brought to the March 31st meeting to facilitate the sign-in process.
Date: Tuesday, March 31
Start Time: 6:00 pm
End Time: 7:30
Location: at Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, 14710 West Dodge Road, Suite 100
(Enter from California Street which runs in front of the Beth El Synagogue)
Cost to participate: $30
Register HERE: https://www.omahaexploring.org/events/?ee=91

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