On April 6, 1924, eight U.S. Army Air Service pilots and mechanics in four airplanes left Seattle, Washington, to carry out the first circumnavigation of the globe by air. They completed the journey 175 days later on September 28, after making 74 stops and covering about 27,550 miles.
LYNBROOK OFFICE HOURS:
Monday – Friday 9:00AM – 3:00PM
THIS Week: Monday – Block 1, 2, 3, 7; Tuesday - Block 4, 5, 6; Wednesday – Homeroom; Thursday - Block 1, 2, 3, 7; Friday - Block 4, 5, 6
NEXT Week: Spring Break – No School
Join the Valhalla Yearbook: Interested in joining Lynbrook’s award-winning Valhalla Yearbook staff? Applications are now available at https://tinyurl.com/valhallaapplication21. Applications are due by 4/9. Feel free to email
us at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com if you have any questions.
Santa Clara Youth Commission: Learn about the future of sustainable technology at the virtual Sustainable Tech for Environmental Minds (STEM) Conference on Saturday, April 17th from 1–4 p.m.! The City of Santa Clara Youth Commission is hosting the event to bring youth together in the movement to protect our futures and the future of the environment through technological innovation. There will be workshops on environmental research, environmental engineering, clean energy, and more!
Register by Sunday, April 11th: tinyurl.com/SCstemconreg
Visit the STEM Conference Website for more information about the schedule and speakers: tinyurl.com/SCstemcon
Celebrate National Poetry Month! Enter the LHS Library's 2021 Haiku Contest!: It's that time of year again: Time to ponder life, the universe and everything and express it in the form of a haiku. This year our wonderful Students for Literacy Club will be awarding new poetry book prizes to the top 3 haiku-ers. The contest runs April 1-30. Enter as many times as you'd like. https://bit.ly/3lPzRDq
The Little Mermaid Jr Tickets on Sale Now!: The show must go online! LHS's Studio 74 proudly presents Disney's The Little Mermaid Jr., running from May 14 - 23 via scheduled content (pre-recorded) streaming. Our creative and technically skilled students have been working in isolation to weave together this reimagining of musical theatre. We invite you to be amazed as our talented cast and crew transform this classic stage production into a stunning video broadcast for your remote enjoyment.
Scheduled streaming showtimes are Friday May 14 & 21 @ 7pm, Saturday May 15 & 22 @ 8am, 7pm & 10pm and Sunday May 16 & 23 @ 4pm & 7pm
Buy now! Discounted tickets are available now through May 10, then prices go up.
Student: $7 presale/ $8 regular
Adult Single: $13.50 presale/ $15 regular
Group - up to 4: $23.50 presale/ $25 regular
Group - 5 or more: $32.50 presale/ $35 regular
"Little Mermaid Jr." Coming in May!: Join the tech team at http://tinyurl.com/studio74
STTAR Tutor Program: Peer tutors are available to tutor students on a weekly basis. Request a STTAR tutor if you want to improve your grade in a particular subject. A STTAR Tutor Request form can be found under "NEED A TUTOR?" on the STTAR webpage: https://lhs.fuhsd.org/guidance-student-support/sttar-tutoring
Homework Center: Homework Center is now VIRTUAL! Hours:
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:00pm
Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30pm
Thursdays 3:00 - 4:30pm
Homework Center is open to all students who would like assistance with schoolwork. Peer tutors are available to help with most subjects during Homework Center hours. Drop in to virtual Homework Center via Zoom. The link is https://fuhsd-org.zoom.us/j/97264657241?pwd=RkEwL2hIdUdobFJTeU4rL213YVJaZz09
Book Pick up/ Exchange: If you have a general book to exchange or pick-up you can do so on the following days:
- Tuesday 11am-2pm
- Wednesday 10am-2pm
- Friday 11am-2pm
During these times, drive through the staff parking lot and to the back of the library. Upon arrival, call the library phone number 408-366-7731 and state your student ID number, what you need to pick up or exchange--be sure to include the teacher's name and the course. Wait in your car until your materials are brought out. Exit the car, wearing a mask and pick up your materials. Please do not call the phone number until you have arrived at the back of the library.
Lynbrook Science Fiction Club: What do you think of when you hear science fiction? Spaceships? Extraterrestrials? Intergalactic civilizations? What about a forecast of the future, or an inspiration to those who seek to advance humanity? Science Fiction is a rich genre with a huge following worldwide. Philosophy, action and adventure, politics, technology -- you name it, scifi’s got it! In our meetings, we’ll be talking about these aspects and different sci-fi franchises: Star Wars, Star Trek, Dune, Ender’s Game, & Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy to name just a few!
We’re building a science fiction community at Lynbrook to discuss and learn about the different aspects of this genre. So come join us for our club meetings on Tuesdays at 12:35 @ tinyurl.com/scificlubzoom. Fill out our interest form for more updates at tinyurl.com/scificlubinterest. Also be sure to check us out on Instagram @lhscifi!
Lynbrook Entrepreneurship Week: Hey Vikings! Are you interested in pursuing a career in entrepreneurship, finance, or just anything business related? If so, we’ve got just the thing for you! Lynbrook Economics, DECA, and FBLA have teamed up to bring you a speaker event series headlined by distinguished faculty at our nation's top universities and other experienced members of the business world this April. Interested? You can learn more about the speakers and speaker series logistics at bit.ly/speakersignupform (also the signup form!) or you can check out our club Instagram accounts for more updates. Our speakers series runs from Wednesday, April 7, 2021 to Friday, April 9, 2021, 4:00-5:00 pm on all days. Zoom link: tinyurl.com/lhsentreweek
Order your Lynbrook Commemorative Brick: Seniors - Leave your legacy at Lynbrook! Here is your chance to have your name, or the name of a friend or family member etched into the groundbreaking improvements at Lynbrook High School’s Sports Facilities. The facilities will have three entrance walkways that will be filled with personalized bricks. Personalized bricks make great permanent gifts. Bricks are a great way to recognize families, students, alumni and to show your Viking Spirit. https://www.engravedbricks.com/campaign/Lynbrook
Lynbrook Boys Volleyball Tryouts Interest Form: Boy's Volleyball will be having tryouts for the 2021 school year beginning April 5th, and pre-tryout conditioning will begin the week of March 1st. Pre-tryout conditioning is a great way to student athletes to prepare physically and mentally for the season as well as get to know teammates and coaches. If interested, fill out the interest form to be added to the email list. https://forms.gle/jLkh2A7uYHdRWGMHA
Monday, 4/5 – Boys Soccer vs CHS
Monday, 4/5 – Girls Volleyball vs Santa Clara
Monday, 4/5 – Girls Soccer @ Cupertino
Wednesday, 4/7 – Girls Soccer vs Monta Vista, 5:00 PM
Wednesday, 4/7 – Field Hockey @ Homestead, JV 5:15 PM, Varsity 4:00 PM
Wednesday, 4/7 – Boys Soccer @ Milpitas, 4:00 PM
Wednesday, 4/7 – Girls Volleyball @ Milpitas, JV 6:00 PM, Varsity 7:15 PM
Friday, 4/9 – Girls Volleyball vs Cupertino, JV 6:00 PM, Varsity 7:15 PM
Saturday, 4/10 – Field Hockey vs Presentation, 11:00 AM
Saturday, 4/10 – Girls Volleyball vs Milpitas, JV 3:00 PM,Varsity 5:15 PM
Monday, 4/12 – Field Hockey vs Mitty, 3:30 PM
Monday, 4/12 – Girls Soccer @ Monta Vista, 3:30 PM
Monday, 4/12 – Girls Volleyball @ Saratoga, JV 6:00 PM, Varsity 7:15 PM
Wednesday, 4/14 – Field Hockey vs Cupertino, JV 7:15 PM, Varsity 6:00 PM
Thursday, 4/15 – Badminton vs Milpitas, 11:00 AM
Friday, 416 – Football vs Homestead, 7:00 PM
Friday, 4/16 – Girls Volleyball vs Fremont, JV 6:00 PM, Varsity 7:15 PM
Friday, 4/16 – Badminton @ Gunn, 3:45 PM
Saturday, 417, Girls Soccer vs Wilcox, 2:00 PM
Saturday, 4/17 – Boys Soccer @ Wilcox, Frosh/Soph 12:00 PM, Varsity 2:00 PM