Showing posts from October, 2014

October 29, 2014

Good afternoon, everyone.
Tiffany, Janey, Roger and I will be flying to Washington, DC for the National Character Education Conference tomorrow afternoon, so I wanted to take a moment to get this out early this week before I got distracted with something else and forgot. As previously mentioned, LMS has been named a National School of Character and our building will be recognized during the conference.This is a great accomplishment and comes after many years of dedication and hard work from our staff, current and past students, and current and past parents.Janey, Tiffany and Roger have been instrumental in this effort and deserve the recognition.I am lucky enough to be included as well.
Congratulations to the following students that had a great audition and will play in the St. Louis Suburban Music Educators All-Suburban Honors Orchestra.These students were selected from the over 300 young musicians that auditioned Monday evening. Becky Tan, Cello Hope Shimony, …

LMS National Junior Honor Society

Good afternoon.The following information is being sent to all current 7th and 8th grade parents, in the event that your student(s) may qualify for consideration for National Junior Honor Society.
Mrs. Lambie and Mrs. Crabtree will continue to serve as our NJHS Sponsors.I will coordinate the process of completing the January mailing listed below and will serve as the primary contact during candidate evaluation and selection.
Notification In January, 2015, a packet will be mailed to 7th and 8th grade students who have achieved the following: ·A cumulative grade point average of 3.8 or above. ·Six or more “O” Citizenship grades in the first semester of the current school year. ·No “I” or “U” Citizenship grades in the first semester of the current school year. The scholarship and character requirements outlined above will permit these students to take part in the application process, if they so desire.The application packet will allow them to provide information to be used by the …

LMS Parent Conference Information

We look forward to meeting with parents next week during PT Conferences. Below are a few conference reminders:
Wednesday, October 23
This will be a regular/full day for students. 
Conferences begin at 3:50 pm.
Core Team teachers will have their dinner break from 4:30 to 5:10 pm.
Elective/Explo/Off Team teachers will have their dinner break from 5:10 to 5:50 pm.
Though they teach Communication Arts, Math, and Science classes, Mr. Flewellen, Ms. Keys, Mr. Turney, Mr. Strayhorn, and Mr. McMonigle are considered Off-Team teachers, and therefore will be eating dinner from 5:10-5:50 p.m. 
Conferences will end for ALL teachers at 7:30 pm.  Families with Core Team appointments at 6:50 and 7:10 pm should plan on meeting with Elective/Explo/Off Team teachers BEFORE their team appointment.

Thursday, October 24
This will be an Early Release day for students, at 12:40 pm. 
Conferences begin at 1:20 pm.
Core Team teachers will have their dinner break from 4:20 to 5:00 pm.
Elective/Explo/Off Team teache…