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Announcements

IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

December 19End of 2nd Grading Period

December 20-January 3rdWinter Break/Student Holiday (No School)

January 6Teacher Work Day/Student Holiday (No School)

January 7Classes Resume/3rd Grading Period Begins

Click HERE to view the 2019-2020 LCS Student Calendar.

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COMMEMORATIVE ENGRAVED PAVERS

The South Lake All Sports Boosters invites you to become a permanent part of South Lake High School by purchasing a commemorative engraved paver.

The pavers will be installed in the area near the gymnasium and football field walkway. Purchasing a paver is an easy way to leave a lasting memory and at the same time proceeds will help pay for many needed items and repairs athletics needs such as scoreboards, baseball and softball fields, track equipment, a track, concessions, etc.

Please click HERE to visit the webpage where you can purchase your paver.

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SENIOR ATTENDANCE POLICIES

Attention Seniors: We are implementing some new policies this year that require you to be in attendance while you are enrolled at South Lake High School.  Effective September 2nd, you may not have any more than 18 absences in order to walk at Graduation.  Please read the important documents below for more information:

Graduation Requirement Announcement

School Attendance Contract

Appeal Letter

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ATTENDANCE

Please be aware of the attendance policy set by the Lake County School Board.  Here are a few of the  attendance concerns that we come across most often.  Please feel free to review the Attendance Policy in the  Lake County School Website,  Code of Conduct for more information.

  • Only 2 “parent notes” will be excused per 9 week period. 
  • Documentation explaining absence needs to be turned in within 2 school days after the return of the student.
  • 3 tardies per 9 weeks = 1 excused absence.
  • If more than 15 minutes tardy to class will constitute an absence in that class for that day.

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STUDENT PARKING IS AVAILABLE

Students: You may now purchase your parking spaces for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year.  Click this link for more information: https://slh.lake.k12.fl.us/programs/sga/parking.

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FLIGHT PATTERNS: SLHS NEWSLETTER

The new edition of Flight Patterns is now available.  Flight Patterns is the newsletter for South Lake High School.  Please click HERE to view the August edition of Flight Patterns.  You can also click HERE to view archived editions of Flight Patterns.

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SENIOR PORTRAITS

Hey class of 2020, it's time to schedule your Senior portraits!  Click HERE to visit the Cady Studios website and set up your session.  Sessions can be scheduled as early as this Summer.

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ATHLETIC PHYSICALS

All students who are interested in playing a sport at South Lake High School must submit their physical packets online.  You may pick up the complete physical packet in the main office.  It must be a sports’ physical and it must be signed by a doctor and your parent or guardian.  Once the physical packet is completed, you must go online to https://athleticclearance.com/ to upload all of the appropriate documents.  This is the only way to turn in your physical.  You may not turn it in to a coach or the front office.  Please visit https://athleticclearance.com/ and create an account and complete the steps.  For directions on how to complete the steps, please click HERE to visit our Athletics page.  All athletes must complete this process before they can work out or practice with a team. 

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OFFICE DEPOT: GIVE BACK TO SCHOOLS PROGRAM

Office Depot is running a Give Back to Schools program where they give back 5% of purchases on made on designated items to your school of choice.  If you make online or in-store purchases, please give them the South Lake High School ID#: 70021526.  Click HERE for more details.

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TRAFFIC FLOW

We have a single point of entry and exit for all car riders and student drivers.  In the morning, Seniors and parents enter through Gate 3 and Underclassmen enter through Gate 4.  All cars exit through Gate 4.  In the afternoon, all cars enter through Gate 3 and exit through Gate 4.

Please click HERE to view a PDF of the student dropoff traffic pattern.  Click HERE to view the traffic pattern for dismissal for parents, Seniors, and underclassmen.

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VISITOR MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

All visitors will be asked to display their valid state-issued ID to the front office when they check-in, on their initial visit, which will be entered into our Raptor Visitor Management System.  All visitors will also be asked to check-out in the front office when they exit campus.

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CONSEQUENCES OF VAPING

We encourage you to please read this important letter on the severe consequences that can result from students vaping at school.  Click HERE to read the letter.   Click HERE to learn more about the health risks and dangers of vaping.

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MCKAY SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Your child may be eligible to participate in the John M. McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Program for the 2019-20 school year.  Click HERE for more details.