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LBJ Early College High School
Weekly Newsletter for Week of
February 24, 2020

Principal's Message

LBJ ECHS Parents:

Thank You for the support shown throughout the school year!!! We are very excited about the achievement of our students, and positive impact made thus far on campus.

***The 4th Six Week grading period will end this Friday, February 28th. Continue to encourage your child to submit and complete all of their assignments on-time, and remain in contact with your child’s teachers as we ensure high student achievement! #Teamwork

As stated in the in last week’s Principal’s message; student attendance is a high focus area and we are happy to share that all of our grade levels showed a significant high percentage gain throughout last week! Parents we appreciate your support, and continue help our efforts by reinforcing to your child the importance of attending all of their classes every day!

 

***Outstanding job by our LBJ Early College High School Students & Staff for hosting a prestigious award ceremony- “Austin ISD African Am. Heritage Celebration”. Huge Accolades to the several Community Leaders & Students Honorees! #AustinISDProud

***See some of the evidence below & positive impact on our Social Media Pages! #JaguarSTRONG

https://www.facebook.com/LBJECHS/

https://www.facebook.com/LBJsports/

https://twitter.com/echslbj

Week at a Glance


Monday, Feb. 24th
  • Boys' Basketball playoff game vs. Kerrville Tivy at New Braunfels Canyon High School 6:30pm
Tuesday, Feb. 25th
  • Girls' Soccer vs. Travis at House Park  JV A - 6:00pm/ Varsity 7:45pm
  • JV Tennis Tournament vs. Westwood
Wednesday, Feb. 26th
  • 11th & 12th Grade Class Meeting in the Theater 9:45am - 10:30am
  • LBJ Black History student event in the Theater 10:30am -12:00pm
  • Boys' Soccer vs. Travis at Nelson Field  JV B - 4:45pm/ JV A - 6:00pm/ Varsity 7:30pm
Thursday, Feb. 27
  • LBJ Black History student event in the theater 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Family Resource Center Adult Education Session: Principles for Healthy Weigth Loss, Portable 11 - 10:00am
  • Softball Tournament vs. Lehman
  • JV Baseball vs. Austin High at Burger Baseball Field JV A - 3:00pm
  • Varsity Baseball vs. Killeen at Pflugerville HS 12:45pm
  • Varsity Baseball vs. Abilene Cooper at Pflugerville HS 3:00pm
Friday, Feb. 28th
  • LBJ Black History student event in the theater 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • LBJ Health Science Speaker Series in the Cafeteria 8:30-9:30
  • Girls' Soccer vs. Dripping Springs at Noack Field #1  JV A - 6:00pm/ Varsity 7:45pm
  • Boys' Soccer vs. Dripping Springs at Dripping Springs   JV B - 4:45pm/ JV A - 6:00pm/ Varsity 7:30pm
  • Jaguar Percussion Ensemble Concert in the Theater 4-8
  • JV Baseball vs. Akins at Burger Baseball Field JV A - 10:00am
  • Varsity Baseball vs. Connally at Connally 10:30am
  • Varsity Baseball vs. San Antonio O'Connor at Connally 3:00pm
Saturday, Feb. 29th
  • LBJ/RBI Austin Football Camp at LBJ Football Field 9:00-3:00
  • Jaguar Percussion Ensemble Concert in the Theater 1:00-2:30 
  • Varsity Baseball vs. Pflugerville at Pflugerville 10:30am
  • JV Baseball vs. Westlake at Burger Baseball Field JV A - 12:30pm

ONE WEEK ATTENDANCE CHALLENGE
All students who come to school every day this week - February 24 through February 28 - will win a prize! Make sure your child is at school every day and on time!






JAG ROARS!


Coach Roland Recognized!

Check out this article from KXAN about our very own Coach Roland! He is such an inspiration to all of students and teachers!

CTE Newsletter
Check out our CTE Newsletter to read about all the exciting things happening in our Career and Technical classes.

AVID Speakers
Guest speakers visited our AVID classrooms last week to share their experiences and motivate our students. 

College & Career Field Trips

This week LBJ students visited Texas State Technical College. Students were very engaged as they learned about the different programs the school offers!





 

Students Attend Life Skills Valentine's Day
LBJ students and staff from our Life Skills classes attended the annual Life Skills Valentine's Day Dance at Northeast High School. Students had a blast dancing and hanging out with their students and teachers!










 

LBJ Swim & Dive Team Awards!
HUGE congratulations to the LBJ Swim & Dive Team! The Girls placed 2nd in the State, and the Boys placed 4th! The team collected 5 Gold medals and 3 Silver. 107 teams competed. It was an amazing weekend at the UT pool.


House Party Honors Black History Month
This week all our students came together to hear inspiring stories and performances by our students and staff!









 

African American Heritage Celebration




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