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You can help make LHS Project Graduation 2010 a Success!

There is no need to wait until your student is in 12th grade before you get involved.  We need parents with students in all grades at LHS to get involved.

Help with a task as part of the event planning committe:

  • Mr. LHS Competition
  • Post Graduation Party
  • Senior Breakfast
  • Fundraising Dinners
  • Sales of Graduation Balloons
  • Prizes for seniors

Contact Mary Ann O’Brien 609-584-1236 or


Project Graduation Party Update and Registration Form


Project Graduation the all night alcohol and drug free celebration for the graduating Seniors of Lawrence High School will be held on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 starting at 11:00 pm.  The celebration continues until 6:00 am Thursday, June 25, 2009.

PLEASE NOTE:  Project Graduation is not a “lock-in”.  Students wishing to leave will be allowed to do so.  HOWEVER, we will make one attempt to contact parents in the event their child wishes to leave.  Please include appropriate contact information on registration form.

All Seniors were given a registration form at the Senior Breakfast.  This form includes a guest permission slip.  Project Graduation is free to LHS Seniors.  Seniors may bring a guest however, there is a $20 charge for guests.  Forms must be returned to the Main Office by Friday, June 19, 2009.  Additional forms are available in the Main Office.

 If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

Thank you
Mary Ann O’Brien
Chair, Project Graduation

View and print a copy of the registration form for the Project Graduation event on June 24: 2009PGsignupsheet

This registration form is due into the LHS administrative office by June 19

Food and Beverage Wish List

Do you know anyone that can support the Project Graduation event with an in kind donation of any of the following items? Contact Mary Ann O’Brien  609-584-1236 or Cynthia M. DiTullio cindyd@Princeton.EDU

  • 100 Food Handling Gloves
  • Plates, napkins, cups, Spoons, Forks
  • 10 Boxes of Snacks (chips, candy, etc.
  • 24 Pizza’s
  • Rita’s Water Ice – 4 (2 mango, 2 watermelon)
  • Fruit Tray
  • Veggie Tray
  • 32 Subs (12 Italian, 12 Ham & Cheese, 8 Turkey)
  • 300 Wings
  • 8 dozen bagels (plain, egg, cinnamon raisin)
  • Butter
  • Cream Cheese
  • 12 doz. Dunkin Doughnuts
  • 1-2 trays of soft pretzel rods
  • 800 bottles of water
  • 600 cans/bottles of soda (variety-reg. & diet)
  • Coffee, Half ‘n Half &  Sugar & Sugar subsitute

Dining Out Event March 16

03/16/09 Dining Out in support of Project Graduation 5-10pm . LHS Project Graduation will host a “Pizza and Pasta fundraiser” at  Leonardo’s II.  During these hours the public is invited to a buffet supper to include:  pizza, pasta, salad, bread, dessert and refreshments.  The buffet supper costs $15.00 per person, 50% of the proceeds will support Project Graduation.

Project Graduation is a non-profit tax exempt organization with volunteers dedicated to providing a safe, substance-free all night celebration for seniors following Lawrence High School’s graduation ceremonies on June 24.

While dining at Leonardo’s II, you’ll have a chance to meet some of the twelve male seniors participating in Mr. LHS pageant that benefits Project Graduation.

For details on the Leonardo’s II fundraiser, Mr. LHS pageant, or to volunteer, contact Project Graduation chair Mary Ann O’Brien at (609) 584-1236.

Graduation Balloons for Seniors

2009 Project Graduation Lawrence High School


Graduation Balloon Order Information




Deadline to order June 17, 2009


Choose from 3 balloon styles


Style #1 Round smiley face with graduation cap

Style #2 Red Star Class of 2009

Style #3 Round with Congratulations

Graduation Cap and Diploma


$4.00 per balloon all styles


Student’s name and sender’s name will be written on the mylar balloon

Balloons are distributed at the Project Graduation event in June 2009

Mr. LHS Participants

Mr. LHS Participants – 2009  Show

Show happens on 04/30/2009

Dion R. January

escorts: Angela P. & Erika B.

Aakash S. February

escorts: Lizzy D. & Lauren R.

Kalen M. March

escorts: Keri R. & Nicole S.

Alex B. April

 escorts: Lexi L. & Jasmine M.

Anthony R. May

escorts: Jen B. & Meghan O.

Colin A. June

escorts: Asha M. & Caroline K.

Patrick T. July

escorts: Devon H. & Jene R.

Matt K. August

escorts: Mary-Kate R. & Alyssa W.

Sam G. September

escorts: Molly G. & Emma H.

Ben S. October

escorts: Brynne K. & Latisha J.

Din M. November

escorts: Carly L. & Lauren A.

Case J. December

escorts: Rachel H. & Caitee P.


Katie O., Rachel K., Agata K., Orla O.


Steve P. Casey R., Amber S.

Maciej K. Danielle O., Anna B.

Allen F. Gina V., Jennifer A.

Jesse H.

Chris K.