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By: Kylie Hollatz | May 20, 2020

Media/Tech with Mrs. Hollatz Be sure to follow me on Twitter for class/school projects @HollatzKylie Library/tech projects on the Leigh Community Schools . . . read more

Cassi Rayback Wins 8th Grade Poetry Recitation Contest

By: Leigh High School Journalism Club | May 19, 2020

Every year Mrs. Fischer's 8th grade writing class completes a poetry writing unit where they study and write various forms of poems.  While they complete this unit, they also hold a NCAA basketball-style "March . . . read more

Leigh Celebrates Seniors with Teacher Parade

By: Leigh High School Journalism Club | May 19, 2020

Friday, May 8, 2020, was supposed to be a rite of passage for the Class of 2020 LHS seniors.  A day they had been working toward for many years, and a day they would remember forever.    . . . read more

Leigh High School Holds Virtual Academic Award Ceremony

By: Leigh High School Journalism class | May 18, 2020

Traditionally, Leigh High School celebrates its best and brightest with an all-school assembly open to the public on the Friday morning before graduation.   With the fourth quarter of school . . . read more

2019-20 Academic Awards Video

May 13, 2020

Congratulations on another amazing year at Leigh Community School.  Since we weren't able to disperse awards in person, the elementary and high school staff created their own award videos.  Huge shoutout to Mrs. . . . read more

School Equipment/Material Return

May 12, 2020

School Equipment/Material Return   Students are to turn in school equipment and materials next week. This includes textbooks, library books, school issued Chromebooks/Macbooks with charger and . . . read more

“School” is Much More Than Subject Content

By: Emily Loseke, a junior at Leigh High School | April 24, 2020

It happens too often: we give up when life becomes too hard to bear. We’ve all faced these moments, whether big or small. And while COVID-19 didn’t seem like a big threat to begin with, it quickly and drastically . . . read more

District Newsletter

March 25, 2020

Parents please click the link below for details regarding our Leigh District Remote Instructional Program. Closure Letter.pdf read more

Grab & Go Lunch Services

March 18, 2020

3-18-2020   A Grab and Go Lunch will be available for K-12 students beginning Monday, March 23rd.  The pick-up time will be 11:00-noon at the elementary building. If you are wanting to use . . . read more

Hausmann Construction Hosts “Topping Out Ceremony” For Students

By: Sydney Reeves, freshman at Leigh High School | January 20, 2020

As the new year rolled around, the busy construction work continued at the new Leigh High School. On Friday, January 10, Leigh Community Schools had a “topping out” ceremony at the new high school.  . . . read more

Leigh Sophomores Focus on Career Prep

In December, Class Job Shadows and Attends “Connect the Dots”

By Natalie Brabec and Justine Thompason, sophomores at Leigh High School | January 1, 2020

No one ever knows exactly what their future will hold. But for Leigh High School sophomores, the month of December was filled with trying to gain a bit of a glimpse into their future careers.    . . . read more

Seniors Attend County Government Day

By Abbi Brabec a senior at Leigh High School | December 3, 2019

On Monday, November 25, the Leigh senior government class had an awesome opportunity to learn about local government. They traveled to Schuyler and toured the Colfax County courthouse as a part of the annual County Government Day . . . read more

Veteran’s Day Program Held at Leigh High School

By: Audie Tejkl, a sophomore at Leigh High School | November 19, 2019

On the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, World War I ended, and the first armistice day was held one year later. Now, 100 years later, Leigh High School hosted their 2019 Veterans Day Program.    . . . read more

Dance Team Hosts Junior High Homecoming Dance

November 4, 2019

On October 26th, 2019, the Clarkson-Leigh dance team hosted homecoming for the junior high students at the Leigh high school.    Members of the dance team that helped organize the event . . . read more

Three LHS Students Attend Tech Fair

By: Audie Tejkl, sophomore at Leigh High School | October 30, 2019

Technology is all around us and we need to be prepared for it.    Three students, Cortlynn Cadwallader, Albert Diaz, and Zoey Van Dyke, from Leigh High School, got to attend the Schuyler . . . read more

Carson Ahrens and Payje Rayback Are Crowned Homecoming King and Queen

By: Kennedy Settje, a sophomore at Leigh High School | October 20, 2019

Homecoming Week 2019 for Leigh took place during the first week in October.  Students in grades 7-12 as well as staff voted for Homecoming King and Queen.   The crownbearers from Leigh . . . read more

Homecoming Week Makes a Splash

By: Emily Loseke, a junior at Leigh High School | October 20, 2019

“We Have Spirit! How About You?”   This year’s homecoming week teetered on the edge of reality and fantasy. Many students and teachers got into the spirit and dressed to . . . read more

Middle School Students Attend Digital Citizenship Conference

By: Reagan Settje, senior at Leigh High School | October 20, 2019

Several Educational Service Units hosted Digital Citizenship Day for teachers and students to learn more about what digital citizenship is all about.   Mrs. Hollatz, Mrs. Peterson, Tanyn Larson, . . . read more

Art Students Take Annual Joslyn Art Trip

By: Emily Loseke, a junior at Leigh High School | October 1, 2019

When a person sings directly into a piece of art and their tune carries throughout the room, they attain a certain amount of humility. However, with that being said, they also realize that being heard isn’t the worst thing in . . . read more

Senior Yearbook Members Attend Educational Conference

By: Natalie Reeves, senior at Leigh High School | September 25, 2019

Theme, photography, text, fonts, and of course the hard work and dedication are all necessities of a good year book. Yearbook Advisor, Mrs. Michelle Held, took the six senior yearbook members to a conference at Mahoney State Park . . . read more

Parent's Night Information

September 18, 2019

Please view the map and instructions below for Parent's Night. Map & Instructions read more

New Faces to Leigh High School

By: Reagan Settje, senior at Leigh High School | September 9, 2019

The start of a new school year calls for new classes, same teachers, and some old friends. On top of it all, every year, we have our fair share of new students that we are happy to welcome into our community.   . . . read more

7th Grade Science Class

August 28, 2019

The 7th grade Science class worked together to make polymer slime. Students learned about polymers before making the polymer slime. Students used scales and graduated cylinders to measure out the ingredients for the slime.  . . . read more

Patriot Booster Club Hosts Spirit Night

By: Kennedy Settje, sophomore at Leigh High School | August 27, 2019

Celebrating Spirit Night can only mean one thing. Fall sports are here! Patriot athletes, parents, and fans celebrated the beginning of the fall seasons in the park in Clarkson on August 16. All the athletes are excited to get . . . read more

High School Project Breaks Ground Aug. 5

Expected Completion Set for Fall of 2020

By: Madisyn Pelan, a junior at Leigh High School | August 26, 2019

After two years of waiting anxiously and excitedly, after two years of preparing with community meetings and a successful bond campaign, the construction for the new Leigh High School is finally underway!   . . . read more

Leigh Students Head Back to School Amid Construction, Changes

By: Emily Loseke, junior at Leigh High School | August 25, 2019

With the pool closing, school reconvening, and fall athletics starting, everyone is starting to feel the end of summer quickly approaching. But unlike any other new school year, this year there’s also the sound of bulldozers . . . read more

Booster Club Fundraiser

August 20, 2019

Please click the link below to view the Booster Club Fundraiser. Fundraiser     read more

Town of Leigh - Drone Video

By: Abby Sayers | May 2, 2019

Mrs. Sayers Tech Apps class has been working hard on creating a video to feature the town of Leigh.  This entire video was filmed using a drone and highlights what our town looks like today.  Students had to discover apps to fly the . . . read more

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