Littlestown High School News

Advanced Placement courses provide students with access to college-level curriculum and success on the AP Exams correlates highly to success in college. LHS offers AP courses in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Literature, Computer Science, Calculus, and US History. This school year we are proud to add Calculus BC and US Government to the expanding list of offerings.

Graduation Update

June 3, 2016

We had an excellent graduation practice today! As of now, the Graduation Ceremony will be outside tonight. There could be a late decision and/or a delay possible. Stay tuned and watchful for afternoon updates. Congratulations to all the Graduates!

Graduation Update

June 3, 2016

The Graduation Ceremony is still planned for outside tonight. See you there!

Littlestown High School will be offering personal messages of congratulations and support to be displayed on the scoreboard during graduation. The cost will be $10 per message. Payment must be received by 6/2/16. Checks can be made payable to LHS.

LHS Show Choir performed for the Veterans from Martinsburg and Lebanon VA Med Centers yesterday at the Legion Woods in Biglerville. This has been an annual tradition since I was Post Commander several years ago.

For students who need extra help in Geometry, Algebra, American Studies, English, Health, and Global Studies. Summer School runs June 27th - July 16th, 2016. Deadline to register is June 21st.

Students from 6 school districts received awards totaling $5,450.00 with 4 students from LHS - Melisa Montalvo-Albizu; Dayanna Rockemore; Austin King ($500 overall winner selected by the ACEE Foundation); Jillian Persing; and Kara Diskey.

Featuring all the Seniors, plus Speech and Drama classes May 23 and 24, 2016 LHS Auditorium Modern and Contemporary British Poetry: 8 a.m. to 10:45, 11:45 to 12:30; Children's Poetry: 1 to 3 p.m. All are welcome!

LHS Junior, Owen Yingling, will be singing in a free recital at the Gettysburg College on May 8, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Bring your Mother for a special Mother's Day event!

Children ages 3-5 are welcome and Preschool runs from the end of October until the end of April/beginning of May, Monday through Thursdays from 7:45 until 9:15 am (1st and 2nd periods here at the High School). Cost will be $75 for the entire year.

Want an advanced degree and a rewarding career without the burden of tens of thousands of dollars in student debt? Then consider a technical or trade school or a community college associate degree or certification program in a professional field.

The last couple months have been hectic with all the fundraisers, collections, requests for donations and special events to help others. I’ve been very touched by the amount of generosity I see in the LASD community.

Riding The Bus

January 14, 2016

Riding a school bus is a great way for your child to get to school. In the United States, 23 million students take the bus to and from school each day. Unfortunately, you may already know that the greatest risk involved is not riding the school bus, but getting on and off the bus.

Tour Dates: June 19 - 28, 2017. It's easy to enroll, just go to the website and fill in the blanks. The only money down is the $95 enrollment fee. The balance can be divided into monthly payments payable on the date of your choosing.

If you’ve considered enrolling in the next LASD European tour but are concerned about safety, rest assured you’re not alone. And, neither will our group be alone!

The Littlestown chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is quite busy this time of year, as we enter the upswing in our competitive events and fundraising campaign.

On November 12th, the LHS Social Studies Club visited the Pennsylvania State Capitol.  We took a group picture with State Senator Rich Alloway then had breakfast with stude...

Showtimes are Friday, December 4, 2015 and Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Click on the Headline to order Tickets.

On Oct. 27th through the 31st, eight Littlestown FFA members traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to participate in the 88th National FFA Convention to compete in two different Career Development Event Contests (CDE’s). The two competitions they participated in were Forestry, and the Environmental and Natural Resource. The Littlestown FFA students qualified to compete at the national competition since they won 1st place at the Pennsylvania State competition in June.

Orders must be received by November 13th. Payment must be included and made payable to: Littlestown FFA Complete Order Form Here

NHS "Red Out" for Heart Disease

September 30, 2015

In order to raise awareness and money to combat this disease National Honor Society is running a district-wide “Red Out” on December 17, 2015.

Advanced Placement (AP) courses are designed to provide a college-level educational experience to high school students. Many colleges grant credits for high scores on AP Exams, and research shows that a score of 3 or higher is predictive of college success and graduation.