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Lafayette musicians chosen for All-Suburban Band and Orchestra

Lafayette musicians chosen for All-Suburban Band and Orchestra

Delaney Stulce, Web Editor

November 12, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

This 2017-2018 school year, 11 Lafayette students have been picked for the All-Suburban Honors Band. Katie Locke - Flute (11th Chair) Sarah Locke - Clarinet (19th Chair) Sammy Lawson - Bass Clarinet (1st Alternate) Emily Dobson - Alto Saxophone (5th chair) Liam Newman - Baritone Saxophone (1st ...

A peek into Cheer for Charity

A peek into Cheer for Charity

Clare Mulherin, Reporter

November 11, 2017


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Lafayette high school is hosting their ninth annual Cheer for Charity event for the Ronald McDonald House Charities, an organization that provides housing and other necessities for underprivileged families and youths. Lafayette's own cheerleading team and Escadrille team will be performing along with...

As Seen In The Image: Lafayette’s Dirtiest Secrets

As Seen In The Image: Lafayette’s Dirtiest Secrets

Jack Weaver and Amisha Paul

November 10, 2017


Filed under Additional Information, As Seen In The Image, News, School News, Top Stories

We swabbed different areas around the school to see just how quickly germs can grow on everyday surfaces. This slideshow consists of additional tests we didn't include on page six of the print edition....

Lafayette hosts STEM night to promote sciences

Lafayette hosts STEM night to promote sciences

Amisha Paul, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Spearheaded by senior Jojo Lu, the idea for STEM night originated from some of his missed opportunities as a sophomore and a junior. “There were a lot of STEM-related things that I missed in my years of high school, that I wish I had known about earlier,” Lu said.  “I don’t want other sophomores...

LHS Orchestra Festival allows orchestra students to improve their abilities

LHS Orchestra Festival allows orchestra students to improve their abilities

Ty Prozorowski, News Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

Orchestra students will take part in the first ever LHS Orchestra Festival this Saturday, Nov. 4. "The Orchestra Festival is an opportunity for all of the orchestra students to experience playing in a small, chamber ensemble," Orchestra Director Steve Patton said. Students can also choose to perform...

Annual Coffee House auditions held Oct. 30

Annual Coffee House auditions held Oct. 30

Natalie Karlsson, Reporter

October 26, 2017


Filed under News, School News

Annual auditions for the student talent event, Coffee House, will be held Monday, Oct. 30 from 3:15-4:30. Coffee House is an acoustic music and poetry group to help raise funds for Lafayette's Guitar program. Sign up online or in room 102 by Oct 30, the day of auditions, for an audition time. The...

Renaissance partners with Panera for fundraiser

Renaissance partners with Panera for fundraiser

Delaney Stulce, Web Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Local News, News, School News

On Tuesday, Oct. 24, the Lafayette Renaissance has organized a fundraiser with Panera. From 4 to 8 pm at the Panera in the Wildwood Town Center, a portion of each purchase will be donated. The only way to participate in this fundraiser is showing the official flyer when completing the purchase. If you plan on ordering off of the mobile app, enter the promo code "...

Undefined hosts fundraiser for Puerto Rico

Undefined hosts fundraiser for Puerto Rico

Clare Mulherin, Reporter

October 6, 2017


Filed under News, School News, Top Stories

Hurricane Maria has caused mass devastation to U.S. colony Puerto Rico. Maria made landfall with winds of 155 miles per hour and severely damaged Puerto Rico's power infrastructure. "Though Hurricane Maria had dropped from a Category 5 to a Category 4 storm by the time it reached Puerto Rico, it was...

Homecoming hall decorations competition resumes

Homecoming hall decorations competition resumes

Natalie Karlsson, Reporter

October 5, 2017


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This year, students stayed after school to work on banners for this year's Homecoming. Each grade level had a different theme to work on. The freshmen had the theme 90's cartoons, the sophomores 90s game shows, the juniors 90s dramas and the seniors 90s comedies. Students who stayed after on Tu...

SRO reminds students, parents to remember parking lot safety

SRO reminds students, parents to remember parking lot safety

Natalie Karlsson, Reporter

October 2, 2017


Filed under News, School News

It's the same thing every day: the bell rings at 3:05 p.m. and every student with a car sprints out the door, nearly trips twenty freshmen and finally gets to their cars to realize there was no point in running because they still have to wait in ten minutes of traffic to even leave the parking lot. Despite...

See You at the Pole event draws crowd of students, staff

See You at the Pole event draws crowd of students, staff

Chloe Baker, Reporter

October 2, 2017


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On Wednesday, Sept. 27 Lafayette students gathered around the flagpole in front of the football field for the global day of prayer, See You at the Pole. This student-led event started in 1990 as a grassroots with ten students. Almost 20 years later, millions participate around the globe. In 1990, ...

Rockwood School District providing flu shots for staff, students, community

Rockwood School District providing flu shots for staff, students, community

Ty Prozorowski, News Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under Local News, News, School News, Top Stories

Rockwood School District is offering flu vaccinations in schools throughout the district. The flu shot is free for employees, and their immediate families, with Rockwood benefits. An employee should bring his or her current insurance card and their Rockwood employee ID to receive a flu shot for...