Today in History: On this day in 1957, was the first non-stop flight round world. Operation Power Flite was a United States Air Force mission in which three Boeing B-52 Stratofortresses became the first jet aircraft to circle the world nonstop, when they made the journey in 45 hours and 19 minutes, using in-flight refueling to stay aloft. The mission was intended to demonstrate that the United States had the ability to drop a hydrogen bomb anywhere in the world
This Week: Wednesday- Block (4, 5, 6), Late Start; Thursday- Block (1, 2, 3, 7); Friday-Homeroom.
Next Week: Monday-No School; Tuesday- Tutorial; Wednesday- Block (4, 5, 6), Late Start; Thursday- Block (1, 2, 3, 7); Friday-Tutorial.
Fremont IDC Exchange: Would you like to be a Firebird for a day? Well, sign up to be a shadow for the Fremont IDC Exchange on Friday, January 25, 2019! It'll be loads of fun and you get to see what their rallies are like! Signup at tinyurl.com/fremontexchange by Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11:59PM. Please take into account that the day of this IDC exchange is the same day as Lynbrook's Winter Rally.
PSAT Summary Score Reports Attention Sophomores and Juniors who took the PSAT: your test scores are now online, but if you would like to obtain your Summary Score Report, please stop by the College & Career Center before Friday, January 25, 2019, to pick it up. After January 25th all remaining reports will be confidentially discarded.
CSF Second Semester Member Applications: Interested in volunteering? Want to give back to the community? Well, you’re in luck, because Lynbrook CSF is opening second-semester member applications! CSF is one of Lynbrook’s largest service clubs, as well as an honor society. Students of all grades are welcome to join! Applications may be submitted starting Thursday, January 10, 2019, until Friday, January 18, 2019. All forms and documents can be found on the club website, at under necessary forms. Feel free to contact if you have any questions.
Submit to Aletheia: Does religion, or lack thereof, play an important role in your life? How does your spirituality affect you? Submit your thoughts and experiences on religion and spirituality to Aletheia's website by next Saturday, January 26th. The link is lhsaletheia.com/submit
Free Leadership Conference for Juniors: The Saratoga Rotary sponsored Enterprise Leadership Conference mission is to enhance business building skills of high school juniors through a working introduction to the opportunities, benefits and challenges of establishing a business or providing a service in the free enterprise system. This highly selective, 3-day conference is ideal for any junior interested in business and is free to 60 juniors. Members of the Saratoga Rotary will be here on Tuesday, January 22nd during tutorial (9:40-10:15 am) in Library Study 1 to go over the program, application process, and answer questions.
COLLEGE AND CAREER:
College & Career Center News: Cabin leaders information meeting cancelled. Students wanting to be camp counselors can inquire at the College and Career Center in the library.
Concussion Baseline Testing - Spring Sports: All spring sports athletes: Concussion baseline testing will be held on Tuesday, January 15th and Thursday, January 17th from 4:00PM-6:00PM in room 701.
Wednesday 1/16 - Boys Soccer versus Wilcox Frosh/Soph - 4:00PM, Varsity - 6:00PM
Wednesday 1/16 - Boys Basketball at Wilcox Frosh/Soph - 5:30PM, Varsity - 7:00PM
Thursday 1/17 - Wrestling at Mountain View (H) JV - 5:30PM, Varsity - 6:30PM
Friday 1/18 - Girls Basketball versus Gunn JV - 3:00PM, Varsity - 6:30PM
Friday 1/18 - Boys Soccer at Gunn Frosh/Soph - 4:00PM, Varsity-6:00PM
Friday 1/18 - Girls Soccer versus Gunn JV-4:00PM, Varsity-6:00PM
Friday 1/18 - Boys Basketball versus Saratoga Frosh/Soph - 4:45PM, Varsity-7:45PM
Tuesday 1/22 - Girls Soccer at Wilcox JV-4:00PM, Varsity-6:00PM
Tuesday 1/22 - Wrestling versus Homestead JV - 5:30PM, Varsity - 6:30PM
Tuesday 1/22 - Boys Basketball at Santa Clara Frosh/Soph - 5:30PM, Varsity - 7:00PM
Wednesday 1/23 - Girls Soccer at Milpitas JV-3:30PM, Varsity-3:30PM
Wednesday 1/23 - Girls Basketball at Homestead JV - 5:30PM, Varsity - 7:00PM
Wednesday 1/23 - Boys Soccer versus Milpitas Frosh/Soph - 4:00PM, Varsity - 6:00PM
Thursday 1/24 - Wrestling at Los Altos JV - 5:30PM, Varsity - 6:30PM
Friday 1/25 - Girls Basketball at Monta Vista JV - 4:45PM, Varsity - 6:30PM
Friday 1/25 - Boys Basketball at Monta Vista Frosh/Soph - 3:15PM, Varsity-7:45PM