Lingo Guide for New and Current LHE Families
Choose Kind Library - A special selection of books in our library that encourage a deeper understanding of and compassion for our differences in order to foster a community of acceptance, empathy, and inclusion.
Clothes Closet – RISD Council of PTAs clothing donation program.
Field Day – Students have a BLAST at this fun event in May that has MANY volunteer opportunities.
5th grade Sky Ranch trip – Each fall 5th graders venture to Sky Ranch for an overnight outdoor education field trip.
Hoops in the Highlands – A 3 on 3 basketball tournament to raise money for the PTA's of Lake Highlands Junior High, Lake Highlands Elementary, Northlake, Wallace, and White Rock Elementary schools.
Lone Star Challenge - An academic competition for students in fourth, fifth, and sixth grades based on a given theme.
Xplore – RISD after school program on the LHE campus.
Pay Pams – Online service that allows parents to pay for cafeteria accounts and check up on what their kids are buying in the cafeteria.
PTA – Parent Teacher Association.
Red Ribbon Week - An alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States.
REACH – RISD gifted and talented program. Students in grades 1-3 participate in REACH classes at LHE. Students in grades 4-6 spend one day a week at Skyview receiving REACH instruction.
Reflections – PTA arts program. Reflections activities typically start in September, and focus on an annual theme.
Room Parent – A parent for each class to help coordinate classroom volunteers and volunteers needed for PTA events.
STAAR – State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness
TEKS – Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
Get your Auction Tickets!
Buy Your Talent Show T-Shirt by 2/14!
Purchase a Yearbook!
Marquee Sales are LIVE!
Help Our 4th Graders
Please consider donating to support our 4th Graders at Sky Ranch Science Camp in their 5th grade year.
RISD Volunteer Application
Support LHE in many ways! Be a Room Parent, Reading or Math Angel, volunteer at the Book Fair, and join Dads Club for roles like Door Greeter and more!
Join the PTA!
The more members we have, the bigger our voice! In the wise words of the Texas PTA: Back the future - be informed. Be active. Be your kid’s biggest fan. Be PTA.