Senior Information

Welcome 2020 LHS Seniors & Parents! 

Open House Senior Information Session Presentation - 8.26.19

Leander High School CEEB Code
444095
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Important Communication Tool
Our LHS C/O 2020 Google classroom (urzt5lk) will be your go to resource for your senior year. 


Requesting Transcripts
High School Transcripts can be ordered by clicking here.
Austin Community College Transcripts can be ordered by going to www.austincc.edu and select "Students" then "Online Services".  The student will be prompted to enter their ACCeID and Password.  Select "Transcript Order" and student will select which universities they want their ACC transcript to be sent.



Requesting Test Scores
ACT - Available through ACT Website
SAT - Available through College Board Website
TSI – If you took the TSI at LHS, request scores here. If you took the TSI at ACC, you’ll need to request scores here.


Senior Summit 2019
This year's Senior Summit will happen on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. Students will register in advance for sessions through a Google form. Any student who does not register by Friday, October 4th at 4 PM will be assigned to sessions, which must be adhered to for attendance purposes. 


COOL Week 2020
Week 1: February 24 - 28, 2020*
Week 2: March 2 - 6, 2020*

COOL Week is a structured, week-long, work-based learning experience for qualified 12th grade students in Leander ISD. Students are placed in a business or agency for a few days or a full week in a career field that they may otherwise not necessarily have access to observe. For more information on COOL Week please visit the COOL Week Website
*Students may only participate in up to 1 week of COOL Week. All COOL Weekdays must fall within the same week and can't be split between the 2 weeks.


Senior Ad 
This is a special year for parents of seniors! To commemorate their school career, LHS yearbook staff is offering senior ads in the 2020 Yearbook. Because students will have their yearbooks forever, this is a wonderful way to showcase each student, show your admiration for them and highlight their accomplishments. This unique part of our book is personalized by you. CLICK HERE for more information about the senior ad contract that includes the requirements and details of senior ads. Notice, there are three tiers of pricing, so please turn in all senior ad material by Nov. 10, 2019, to get the best rate. Prices go up after the November 10th, and the FINAL deadline for all senior ad submissions is December 6th. Senior ad photos do not have to be taken by Photo Texas. For all senior ad questions please e-mail leanderhsseniorads@gmail.com

 

Senior Portraits
Photo Texas will be on campus: November 6-8 and December 2 & 3 in Gym 3 taking Yearbook portraits only (tux/drape are provided). The signup link will be sent out to seniors at a later date. Seniors must have their yearbook portrait for the senior section of the yearbook taken by Photo Texas Photography. If you want additional poses/pictures, book a studio appointment by calling 512-617-7780 or going to their website at http://www.phototexasphotography.com/seniors/. The school code is LIONS. The deadline to have your senior portrait taken is December 3, 2019. There are no exceptions to this deadline.

 

Get on the "College Wall"
Wondering how you can be recognized and added to the LHS College Wall? Submit your acceptance letters in the 2020 LHS Senior Google classroom and Ms. Faulkner will be calling you down to celebrate throughout the year!


Upcoming Senior Events
**Dates will be added to list as they get scheduled**
October 11 - Tier 1 Deadline for Senior Ads
October 30 - Senior Summit 
November 10 - Tier 2 Deadline for Senior Ads
November 6 to 8 - Gym 3 - Photo Texas on campus for Senior Portraits
December 2 to 3 - Gym 3 - Photo Texas on campus for Senior Portraits 
December 3 - Deadline for Senior Portraits
December 6 - Tier 3 / FINAL DEADLINE for Senior Ads

TBD: Senior Awards Ceremony
TBD: Senior Final Exams
TBD: Mandatory Graduation Practice
May 30th - 8 AM: Graduation! Students will report to LHS prior to graduation (more detailed information regarding time and place to come). Please visit the district graduation website for future details. 



Senior Letter
Need more information on the goings on from now until graduation?  We have a great source of information for you!  The Senior Letter outlines everything from Credit Recovery to College Signing Day,  Scholarship Offers to Senior Elementary Walks, and much more!  Click here to read the Senior Letter.


Leander ISD Graduation Information
For more information on what to expect the day of graduation, please visit the LISD Graduation Information page.


Graduation Day Reminders
This document has a lot of great info on what to do the day of graduation, what time to report, what to wear, etc.  Click here for the Graduation Day Reminder.


Project Graduation Information
Click here for more information on Project Grad!

 

Scholarship Opportunities

 

Career Planning
Think college isn't for you? Want to explore your career options? We have provided resources below to assist you in doing some career research.

Step 1: Reflect and Discover

  • Discover Your Interests and Aptitudes
  • Naviance - try the StrengthsExplorer, Career Interest Profiler & Cluster Finder
  • Kiersey.com - try the Kiersey Temperament Sorter, a personality test
  • Big Future - match your interests with career

Step 2: Research Career & Earnings Potential

  • What will you need to make to support your lifestyle? Try Reality Check to get an idea! 
  • Learn more about specific careers using Naviance's Explore Careers & Clusters tool
  • Find out more about job descriptions, outlook, earning potential, and education requirements using:

Step 3: Determine an Educational Path