Eighteen STEM club members in six teams, attended the Invent the
Future Challenge Summit at Magruder High School on May 20. There were 40 middle
schools and 97 teams participated. Two of the teams received three awards.
The Stuck in the Box team (Matilda Goh, Sophia Lapp, Lynn Yambaye, Taylor
Hausman) received Originality and Potential Impact Awards. The Pixels (Ethan
Lopes, Logan Powell, Catherine Judge, Devon May) received a Judges' Choice
Award. We are very proud of them!
TEAM ON LEFT: Stuck in the Box TEAM ON RIGHT: The Pixels
8th Grade End of Year
June 13th - Promotion -- 9:30-10:30
June 14th - Cruise -- Report to school at normal time and students will be back to school at
normal time to be dismissed home.
Common Sense Media
Common Sense Media empowers
parents, teachers, and students by providing unbiased information, trusted
advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and
technology. Common Sense Media helps families make smart
media choices. We offer the largest, most trusted library of independent
age-based and educational ratings and
reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and
Happy National Nutrition Week to
our outstanding cafeteria staff! (Norma Diaz, Sue Chen Maria DiGiovanni, Lee Roark, Sohia Lin, Xiu Gao)
Good Samaritan Law
13 Reasons Why - Netflix
Happy National Nurse's Week! We appreciate you Ginger Ferrel and Janice Kimball!
Two of our
students, Angelina Silva and Ansh Patel, have been selected as the winning
entries for grade 7 and 8 in the poem and short story categories for the
Mosaic: Celebrating Diversity through Creative Writing Contest. The Award
Ceremony and Reception will be held Wednesday May 23, 2018 at the Gaithersburg
Arts Barn. Thank you Ginger Corpuz and Caitlin LaRue!
PTSA Fundraiser - Order your School Supply Kits by June 15th. Orders are
delivered right to your door by August 25th! Kits are specifically designed
around the LPMS Teacher Approved Supply Recommendations for a successful
year. The LPMS PTSA makes $5.00 per kit and proceeds go to purchase a kit for a
student in need to start their year off right too! Order NOW and you are
done school supply shopping for the summer!
Academic Literacy students collected over $200.00 and a HUGE variety of
supplies needed for Rescue Village Animal Shelter in Geauga County, Ohio. We are so proud of their efforts and
commitment to Acts of Kindness. With this donation, we will be able to
sponsor cages for many months!
A huge shout out and CONGRATULATIONS to the LPMS Advanced
Band and Orchestra who earned and received ratings of superior and excellent at
last week’s Instrumental Adjudications. Their professionalism and stage presence
was noted by every judge! Kudos and congratulations to all those
to the Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey online site. This
survey is being conducted by the Maryland State Department of Education,
Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services. All parents or
guardians of children ages 3 to 21 who are receiving special education and
related services through their local school system are invited to participate.
The purpose of this survey is to determine how well
your child’s school is partnering with you and promoting parent involvement in
your child’s education. Your feedback will help guide efforts to improve
special education and related services in your local school system. The Survey
is anonymous so please do not write any personally identifiable information.
Beautiful new student art on display in the main office....
Incoming 6th Grade Parent Meeting PowerPoint
Falcon Flier - Fall 2017
recommended practice in preparation for the MAP-M. Students will be requested to enter
their most recent MAP-M scores. They will then be provided with the Kahn
Academy modules that correlate with their current math level. https://www.khanacademy.org/mappers
Math Materials - online MCPS resources (also linked on the side menu)
Affordable Internet at Home for Eligible Households
myMCPS Parent Portal for Student Grades
(If a parent never received the "access code" in the mail in September, then they should contact Jessica D'Aiutolo at LPMS to receive a new copy.)
Directions (how to use it)
HOMEROOM LISTS FOR GRADES 6-7-8 (2017-2018)
NAVIANCE FAMILY CONNECTION
Connection is a web-based tool that provides self-discovery activities and
lessons to help students explore and plan their college and career goals, and
allows parents to also be involved in that planning. Students can discover their individual strengths
and talents, explore career and college options, and research the high school
courses they need to reach their goals.
for ways to earn SSL hours—or just to serve needs in the community? Use the red
box on the Montgomery County Volunteer Center’s website (http://montgomeryserves.org/)
to find opportunities by keyword, date, location, and more. Those marked with a
graduation cap are pre-approved for SSL hours.
Mandatory Training -- Regarding Child Abuse and Neglect
Letter sent home from LPMS