LHS PG FAQs
What is LHS Project Graduation, who plans it and why?
Leander High School Project Graduation 2020 (LHS PG2020) is an all-night drug-free and alcohol-free party for all Leander graduating seniors on graduation night. Cost to attend is FREE for all graduating seniors! The LHS PG2020 committee of parent volunteers plans the event as part of a national effort to keep seniors safe and off the streets on graduation night.
When and where is the PG2020 event?
PG2020 is a “lock-in” type event that will take place at YMCA Twin Lakes in Cedar Park, Texas. This event will take place from 10:00PM to 6:00AM on Saturday, May 30, 2020.
How do seniors sign up? What can they bring the night of event? Who chaperones?
Graduating seniors and at least one parent must BOTH sign a completed permission form. Permission forms must be turned in by May 1, 2020. On the date of the event, seniors must bring a photo ID (Driver’s License or LHS ID) to LHS for event check-in with Assistant Principal Kyla Mills/Amanda Thompson and/or parent volunteers. Cell phones/cameras are allowed at the event. No backpacks, purses or drink containers may be brought in. (Bathrooms will be stocked with necessities.) Hired security guards and LHS parent volunteers oversee students during the event.
What activities & food will be at PG2020?
There will be all kinds of activities and games planned, and the always amazing hypnotist! Food will be brought in from different restaurants. Every attending senior is guaranteed a parting gift and will also be eligible to win other fabulous prizes!
How many LHS PGs have there been? How many seniors go?
LHS seniors have attended Project Graduation events for more than 15 years. In recent years, over 85% of LHS graduating seniors attended their PG event, and those who attended had a great time!
How will LHS pay for PG2020? Where can I find more info?
The PG2020 committee raises funds via grants, fundraisers (Auctions, Food Sales, concerts, fairs, Business/Restaurant participation nights), and donations from LHS Booster Clubs, senior families, local businesses and the greater Leander/Cedar Park community. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law. PG2020 receives NO funding from LISD.