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“Your future is key, so stay drug free”- LHS Celebrates Red Ribbon Week 2017

“Your future is key, so stay drug free”- LHS Celebrates Red Ribbon Week 2017

Abi Whitcomb, Podcast & Opinions Editor, Marketing Manager

October 23, 2017


Filed under Health, News, Showcase

October 23-27 is Red Ribbon Week, an annual campaign to create awareness of alcohol, tobacco, and drug abuse in the United States. This year's theme is "Your future is key, so stay drug free". This week, LHS is holding events each day to celebrate staying away from drugs, including a poster contest that...

Get your Halloween on- Get tickets to Spooky World

Get your Halloween on- Get tickets to Spooky World

Sean Cavanaugh, News Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News, Showcase

Calling all thrill seekers, The Class of 2019 is selling tickets to Spookyworld: Nightmare New England. The tickets are usually $40, but you can get them for $35. These tickets are good for any night this season. If you have questions or you would like to buy tickets email the class of 2019 at lhsclassof...

Scare yourself a night out at Haunted Woods

Scare yourself a night out at Haunted Woods

Rhea Hernandez, Reporter

October 17, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The Haunted Woods welcomes students and community members with skeleton arms. For the past few weeks, the Drama and Improv clubs have been working hard on this event, from writing their skits to setting up blood in a hospital room, but it’ll be all worth it when the clock strikes six, and kids, young and...

Marching Lancers give ‘strongest performance of season’ at Salem Band Show

Marching Lancers give ‘strongest performance of season’ at Salem Band Show

Carter Crowley and Brendan Shabhetl

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The Lancer Marching Band packed up their instruments and headed to Salem for the annual Salem Band Show for the 24th time in their career on Oct. 7. Each year, Salem high school holds a band show in which bands, high school and college, come to show off their skills. Londonderry has been making an...

LHS Hall of Fame inducts new members

LHS Hall of Fame inducts new members

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Congratulations to the 2017 LHS Hall of Fame Inductees Nathan Greenberg- Mr. Greenberg retired on June 30, 2017 after 17 years as the Superintendent of the Schools of Londonderry School District All total, Mr. Greenberg served as a Superintendent for 30 of his 48-year career in education. During his tenu...

Library Media Center celebrates ‘Banned Book Week’

Library Media Center celebrates ‘Banned Book Week’

Madison Martin, Editor in chief

September 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Students who come into the Library Media Center (LMC) this week will notice a bulletin board in the back decorated with the phrase “Words Have Power,” the theme of this year’s “Banned Book Week.” They may also notice word bubbles tucked into books such as To Kill a Mockingbird containing reasons for...

Mack Plaque Events for Saturday, September 23

Mack Plaque Events for Saturday, September 23

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

September 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Schedule of Varsity Mack Plaque games for Saturday, September 23:   10:00 AM- Volleyball - Hackler Gym 11:30 AM- Girls Soccer - Girls Soccer Field (Field 1) 1:00 PM- Field Hockey - Field Hockey Field (Field 4) 2:30 PM- Boys Soccer - Boys Soccer Field (Field 2) And don’t forget ...

Updated list of Class of 2017 post-graduation intentions

Updated list of Class of 2017 post-graduation intentions

June 19, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

NOTE: For the senior edition each year, The Lancer Spirit editors obtain the list of post-graduation intentions from Main Guidance, who get their information from Naviance. This year's senior edition was designed and sent to the printer during the last week of May, and since some students had not y...

Junior spirit week themes

Junior spirit week themes

Zach Ford, Video Production Editor

June 6, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Ape expert Dr. Lukas visits APES class

Ape expert Dr. Lukas visits APES class

Madison Martin, Features Editor

May 17, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

When Mr. Grant's AP Environmental Science (APES) class shuffled into the library on May 5, they were greeted by a video of elementary students from Uganda, dancing and singing. This same dance was witnessed by Dr. Kristen Lukas, the director of conservation and science at the Cleveland Metropark Zoo,...

Fire Chief says ‘People over property’

Fire Chief says ‘People over property’

Morgan Torre and Megan Packard

May 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Fire drills depend on efficiency and organization. When the alarm goes off, everyone is expected to file out of the building as quickly and orderly as possible. The school seems to be doing better at each drill, according to Division Fire Chief Brian Johnson and House 1 Assistant Principal Mrs. Slop...

Hydroponic innovation adds to dining experience

Hydroponic innovation adds to dining experience

Liz Iaconis, News Editor

May 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Mrs. Venezia and the dining staff are taking the Londonderry Dining Services program to new heights, bringing a garden directly to the kitchen in the cafeteria. With a new vertical hydroponic herb garden appearing as students travelled their daily route through the lunch line, Director of Dining Servic...

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