Youth Leadership Program (YLP)

Cultivating Tomorrow’s Leaders.

YLP seeks to develop young individuals to be the next generation of community leaders; preparing them for constructive and responsible involvement in community affairs, while also thinking seriously about career pathways. Students apply during the end of their Sophomore year and begin the program in the summer going into their Junior year.

Throughout the 10-month program, students explore our community – its resources, leadership, issues, and opportunities. They share ideas and learn what it takes to become a consensus builder and effective decision-maker. Participants examine the functional areas of business and the career pathways found right here in their own backyards. They explore civic responsibility and the various roles they can play in their communities to inspire a life-long commitment to the Berkshires.

Click here for more information and to apply.

Think Ink SAT Prep Class

We are happy to report that we have once again contracted Mr. Jim Hurley and his THINK INK SAT Preparation Program for our students here at Lee. Mr. Hurley is widely regarded as being one of the best in preparing students for the standardized test.

The program will include 11 sessions over 3 months and is scheduled to begin on February 7th and end May 2nd.  The sessions will normally run on Wednesdays from 6-8pm, with the first and the last session running from 6-7:30. All materials will be provided other than a three-ring binder, notebook, and writing instrument. The cost of the program for LMHS students is $225. Checks should be made out to 'LMHS' and turned in to the main office.



Springfield Technical Community College Field Trip - November 14th

On Tuesday, November 14th, there will be a field trip for interested juniors and seniors to Springfield Technical Community College. We will leave the school at 9am and return in time for second lunch. There will be a campus tour and an opportunity to learn about the programs offered. We are only allowed to bring 20 students, and preference will be given to seniors. If you're interested, sign up with Mr. Korte ASAP. A link to the different programs offered at STCC can be found below.

https://www.stcc.edu/explore/programs/

MEFA College Financing Seminar - October 5th, 7pm

Parents and students are invited to attend a free seminar on paying for college, which will be held on Thursday, October 5th, at 7pm in the LMHS Auditorium. This seminar is offered through MEFA, the Commonwealth’s authority on planning, saving, and paying for college. An experienced MEFA representative will provide an overview of the college financing process, including types of financial aid, how to apply, and financing options for your family. Before the seminar, be sure to visit MEFA’s website — mefa.org — to download a copy of the seminar presentation in English or Spanish and explore other tools and resources to assist you in the college planning process.

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