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April 25
Grade 8 Quebec Trip Payment
Dear Parents,

Currently we have 33 students whose Quebec Trip accounts that are in arrears.  With a trip of this magnitude, it is crucial that payments be made promptly or your child’s trip is in jeopardy.  If this applies to you, please bring your account up to date immediately.

Also, the final payment of $100 is due on or before May 12th.  Please ensure that the payment is made no later than that date as we need to pay the tour company.
 
Finally, the final tweaks in the itinerary are being made now, your child will receive a copy as soon as it becomes available to us.  We are looking forward to a fantastic trip with your child!

T. Irvine
irvintim@nbed.nb.ca


April 20
Boys Softball Coach needed
Hello Parents,

At Lewisville Middle, we are in need of a boys softball coach. It is a short season to finish off the school year. If you are interested, please contact Mr. Irvine at the school. 856-3474.

Thank you,
Mrs. Carson
VP



April 20
Science Fair, No school
Dear LMS Families,

You are invited to our Science Fair, Wednesday, April 26 from 10:45 am to 12:00 pm in the gym.

There is no school for students on the following dates:

Friday, April 28 (Professional Learning)
Friday, May 5 (NBTA Council Day)

Have a great day,

Mrs. Carson
VP



April 03
Report Cards/Parent Teacher Interviews/No School
Dear LMS families,

Report cards were issued today. Please sign and return the comment page to the homeroom teachers.

Parent-Teacher Interviews will be held on the Thursday, April 6 from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm, and Friday, April 7 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am.

There is no school for students all day on April 7.

There is no school on April 14 or 17th due to the Easter weekend.

Have a great week,

Mrs. Carson
VP



March 30
Ski Trip Cancelled
Please note that the ski trip rescheduled for tomorrow, March 31 has been cancelled due to lack of numbers for this date. The students were told on Wednesday but we are making sure you are aware. Payment will be reimbursed.



March 27
This week at LMS
Hello LMS families,

The students have been hard at work preparing their cross-curricular projects. As mentioned before March Break, this Thursday, March 30, is the day they will be revealed! All parents are invited to view the projects from 11:00 am to 12:00pm and from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm this Thursday. Members of the community are also invited.

This Wednesday, March 29, AidsMoncton will be presenting to the grade 8 students as part of the Human Growth and Development Strand of the health curriculum.

Have a great week and we hope to see you Thursday.

Mrs. Carson



March 02
March News at LMS
Hello Families,

Tomorrow is the last day before March Break. There will be no cafeteria services for recess or lunch. However, we will be providing hamburgers or hotdogs for purchase at noon. $2 for hamburger, $1 for hotdog

We will also be enjoying a French/English music presentation tomorrow morning after recess.

Following March Break, the English novel cross-disciplinary projects will begin. The students are looking forward to this work and may need some extra supplies from home to complete their project.

On Wednesday, March 15,the grade 7 and 8 students will be seeing a MADD presentation. The subject matter is usually powerful and emotional for some. Please be prepared to discuss with your child if needed.

Information has been sent home pertaining to those signed up for the ski trip. Information about the trip has been posted on our website as well.

Other dates to note:

March 24-a silent theatre presentation for all students
March 22-A Healthy Relationships presentation for grade 7 and 8 students
March 29-AidsMoncton to present to grade 8 students
March 30-tentative date for project displays
April 6-Parent-Teacher Interviews (evening)
April 7-Parent-Teacher Interviews (morning)

We hope your children will have a restful break and be ready for a busy March!

Sincerely,

Mrs. Carson
VP



February 24
Becca Told Me To at LMS
#BeccaToldMeTo


As part of their way to give back to the community, Leadership has decided to help out a local teenager who is battling cancer.  Becca Schofield decided a few months ago to launch a social media campaign to encourage people to do random acts of kindness.  In an unimaginable circumstance, she wanted to use this to inspire people to be better, to give back and to spread kindness.  Here at LMS we will have our very own <<BeccaToldMeToatLMS>>.
 
There will be posters displayed around the school for students and staff to sign should they feel like they have done something nice for anyone here at LMS. Teachers will also hand out #BeccaToldMeToatLMS tickets if they catch students being kind in any way.  As well, we will have 2 special days where students will be able to listen to music in class (with individual teacher's permission only) by paying a quarter only, with proceeds going towards our #BeccaToldMeToatLMS fundraiser.  Monday and next Wednesday students will be able to listen to music in classes by: asking permission first, paying each teacher the 25 cents, having headphones and making sure music is low and appropriate.  Lastly, next Friday will be "dress as your favorite hero day", as we here at LMS recognize that Becca Schofield is indeed a hero to all, inspiring all of us to do something kind for someone else.
 
All money raised from our Valentine treats sales, special music days for students, jeans days for staff and any other monetary donations given to our LMS <<#BeccaToldMeTo>> campaign will be given to Becca and her family next month to help her fulfill her bucket list.  Donations will be accepted on-line as well through School Cash  On Line beginning on Monday, February 27th, and ending with the wrap up of our campaign on Friday, March 3rd.




February 20
February Reminders
Good afternoon,

This is a reminder that there is no school for students on the planned Professional Learning Day this Friday, February 24th.

There is a PSSC meeting Tuesday, February 21 at 6:30 pm.

Quebec Trip payments are due.

March Break is the week of March 6th.

Thank you,
Mrs. Carson



December 21
School Clothing
The school clothing orders will be in Thursday, December 22 at noon. We will distribute at this time.



December 20
LMS Dance cancelled Wednesday


Please note that the dance is cancelled Wednesday evening, December 21. 
 






December 18
No cafeteria services this week at LMS
Hello LMS Families,

 
        Cafeteria service from Chartwell's will not be available for the week of December 19th to December 23rd. Morning recess snacks will need to brought to school by students.

        For lunches the school will provide a minimum service. Please review the following:

 On Monday bar-b-q hot dogs will be available for $1.50

 Tuesday will see Greco Pizza being delivered. Orders will be taken on Monday but students will pay on Tuesday. It will be $1 a slice.

 On Wednesday bar-b-q hamburgers will be available for $2.50.

 Thursday will see hot dogs and hamburgers being cooked.

 Friday is a half day so no food will be available.

 There will also be water and juice available for $1. An assortment of other lunch snacks will be available.

        Breakfast Club will go until December 23rd.

Have a wonderful week,
Admin




December 14
LMS December News 2016
December 14, 2016

LMS December News

December break is almost here!  Students will be enjoying some upcoming events and have experienced a variety of enrichment opportunities in the last few weeks.  Here are some activities that have been happening:

• Math enrichment afternoon rotating from activity to activity
• Students helping at a daycare on Tuesdays
• “Van Go” NB art display and presentation
• French Musicians concert
• Cooking Club groups cooking with guest chefs from OurFoodSENB
• Physical Activity opportunities on teams, intramurals, and early morning
• Breakfast Club
• Christmas Daddies Fundraiser activities-over $4000 raised
• Students volunteering at AHM

Report cards were issued on December 7. Please return the comment sheet and envelope to the homeroom teacher.

This week Fill the Bus continues until December 16 with non-perishable food items for the local food bank. Students have been food on our theme Fridays and throughout the week. Only 2 days left!

The Toy Drive continues until December 16. Students have been placing toys in the sleigh in front of the office. The items will be given to Headstart Friday am.

Next week, we have a Panther Pride assembly on Tuesday, December 20 in the morning. Wednesday, there is a Holiday Dance from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. This is Breakfast Club fundraiser. Admission is $5.  On Thursday, December 22 students are taking part in a French Music Dance last period of the day.

Friday, December 23 is a half day for students. Busses arrive at 11:15 am for dismissal.

Students return to school Tuesday, January 10, 2017. January 9 is a Professional Learning Day for staff.

Have a wonderful break,

LMS Admin







November 23
LMS Updates this week
Dear LMS Families,

Please review the following updates for this week.

Report Cards-The issuing of report cards has been changed to the week of December 5.

Parent-Interviews-Thursday, November 24, 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm and Friday, November 25, am 9:00 am to 11:30 am in gym.

November 25-No school for students

Lost and Found-Clothing will be displayed during interview times.

QSP Magazine Fundraiser-Prizes and orders have arrived and will be distributed as soon as possible.

School Clothing-Many students showed an interest today. Forms are available on the LMS website under documents. Some were taken home today. The company will be at the school Friday morning during interview times for sizing and orders/payments. Cheques are made out to Horizon Promotion. The last day for orders and payment is Tuesday, November 29.

Library-Our library is "weeding" out a large selection of books. They will be displayed during interview times for families to take. Donations would be appreciated.

Grade 8 Quebec Meeting-November 24 at 7:00 pm.

Thank you,
Mrs. Carson



November 17
LMS Event Update
Hello LMS Families,

Parent-Teacher Interviews will be held Thursday, November 24 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm, and Friday, November 25 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. There is no school for students on November 25 due to the interviews and professional development. The interviews take place in the gym on a first come basis. Report cards will be issued next week.

Grade 8 Quebec Trip- There is a meeting for parents of grade 8 students who are interested in learning about the Quebec Trip. It will be held at 7:00 pm on November 24.

School Clothing-Students have been asking about LMS clothing. We have been able to schedule a time for clothing sizing November 23 at noon (with the company), November 24 all day (samples only), and November 25 (with the company) from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. As always, the grade 8 graduation signature 2017 logo will be available. Students love getting t-shirts and hoodies with this logo. The LMS panther logo is always a hit for all students. The pricing chart and order form will be posted soon on our website. Order forms will be available at the office or can be printed from the LMS website.

Just a reminder that events like these are updated on our website. Please check the site regularly for events on the calendar, announcements, and emails/talk mails.

Thank you,

Mrs. Carson
Vice Principal









October 28
Retakes and Immunization
Good morning,

Retakes for school pictures will be on November 1.

Grade 7 Immunizations will be on November 7 at approximately 10:30 am.

Thank you,

Mrs. Carson





October 14
Magazine and Gift Fundraiser-Last Tuesday
Hello Families,

The last day for the main school fundraiser is this Tuesday, October 18. This is the last collection day for those students with paper order forms and money. On-line orders will be accepted until midnight on Tuesday.

On-line ordering is the easy option. Emails can be sent to relatives who live out of town. On-line shopping shows many more products as well. The school ID number is 3706512 for the on-line account. Emojis will be still be given out next week! Prizes will be drawn as well!

Thank you for contributing to the campaign. The profit helps us offer more to the students.

Thank you,

Mrs. Carson





October 13
Grade 7 Immunization Forms and Volleyball Coach
Hello,

Just a reminder to return the immunization forms for grade 7 boys and girls with a yes or no indicated on the form. They are due tomorrow, October 14th.

Also, we are looking for a person who would be interested in coaching our boys volleyball team this year. Please call us at 856-3474 if you are interested.

Thank you.



October 11
Lock Down Practice October 12
Hello,

This is a reminder that Lewisville Middle School will be practicing our Lock Down Procedure shortly after the announcements at 8:40 am, Wednesday, October 12.

Thank you,

Mrs. Carson



October 05
Magazine and Gift Fundraiser
Hello,

Today the students received information on our main fundraiser this year. I have attached the information sheet with information such as collection days and prizes. Please note the on-line purchase option at www.qsp.ca, school ID code 3706512. On-line sales are quick and easy.

The magazines and gifts are at really reasonable prices this year. Great gift ideas in the catalogue and more on their website.

Thank you in advance for your participation.

Mrs. Carson
VP

October 03
QSP Fundraiser and No School
Hello Families,

This Wednesday, October 5, will kick off our main school fundraiser. Magazines and Gift catalogues are available. The gifts this year can be purchased on-line! More information will be available on Wednesday.

Remember as well that this is an extra long weekend coming up for students this week. There is no school this Thursday and Friday due to staff professional learning days, and no school on Monday as it is Thanksgiving.

Have a great day,



October 03
Immunization Forms Grade 7
A message from Public Health:

To Parents of Grade 7 Students,

The students have received consent forms today for the immunization clinic to be held November 2nd at Lewisville Middle. All students in grade 7 who qualify for the tetanus, diphtheria and whooping cough vaccine will receive one consent form.

In addition, the girls in grade 7 qualify for the Human Papilloma Virus vaccine.

Please ensure boys return one consent form and the girls return 2 consent forms to their homeroom teachers by October 14th.

Thank you for your cooperation





October 03
Emergency Procedures
Good afternoon,

We will soon be practicing two Emergency Procedures.

Tomorrow, Tuesday, October 4, we will be practicing the Evacuation Drill to the Crossman/Kay Arena at 9:30 am. We will begin with our Fire Drill procedures, followed by walking to our new evacuation site. We will gather at the Kay and then return to the school by recess. This is a practice only.

Next week, Wednesday, October 12, we will be practicing the Lock Down procedure as we do every year. This will take place at 8:45 am. Again, it is only a practice drill.

Thank you,

Mrs. Carson
VP



September 27
Picture Day and PD Days
Hello LMS Families,

This Friday, September 30th is Picture Day!

A reminder that October 6 and 7 are Professional Learning Days for staff and therefore no school for students. Also, there is no school on October 10th as it is Thanksgiving Day.

Have a great week.

Mrs. Carson, VP



September 20
Meet the Teacher Tonight
Good Morning,

Please be reminded of Meet The Teacher and PSSC Elections tonight from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

See you there.



September 16
LMS News/Meet The Teacher
Welcome to the new school year. Please see the attached document for an update of school events and activities.

June 21
LMS Last Week Update
LMS Last Week Update

Wednesday, June 22 is our Grade 8 Awards and Prom beginning at 6:30pm.  Students are to meet in the theatre at 6:15pm.  Parents are welcome.  The junior prom begins after the awards ceremony.  (7:15pm-9pm)

All library books or overdue payments are due now.

Thursday, June 23 is Water Day – Students should come prepared with a change of clothes, towel, sunscreen, appropriate footwear and swim suit. T-shirts are required. There will be food and treats available for purchase throughout the day.

Friday, June 24 is a half day for students. Report cards will be issued before bus dismissal at 11:30 am. 

























































June 17
Year end Cafeteria - Lunch news

Today, June 17th is the last day for cafeteria service.  For the last week there will be no early morning recess service.  All students will go outside.
For lunch hour the school will be providing the following options:
Monday – Bar-BQ Hamburgers $3.00
Tuesday – Greco Pizza $1.00 a slice
Wednesday – Bar-BQ Hotdogs $1.50
Thursday – Bar-BQ Hamburgers and Hotdogs
Also available will me snacks (cookies, rice krispy squares, juice boxes, water, juice…) for $1.00 each.
 
Have a Great Summer
June 14
LMS Update-cafeteria/dance/last day
LMS Update June 14, 2016

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Here are a few extra details about next week and for the dance this week.

Cafeteria- Please be aware that the cafeteria will be closed next week. This Friday, June 17 is the last day for students to purchase a meal and snacks from the cafeteria, including morning recess. However, there will be hot lunch opportunities, Monday, June 20 to Thursday, June 23:

Monday-Hamburgers (BBQ)-$3.00 per burger
Tuesday-Pizza (Greco) $1.00 per slice
Wednesday-Hot dogs (BBQ) $2.00 for 1, $3.00 for 2
Thursday-Hamburgers/Hotdogs-price listed above

Also available-Water/juice-$1.00
               Snacks-$1.00

Dance- There is a dance this Thursday night, June 16th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for grade 6 and 7 students. The cost is $4.00 plus extra money for the canteen.

A reminder as well that “Important Dates” were sent in an email last week and posted on our website.

Friday, June 24th is the last day for school for students. Students will be dismissed at noon, however buses may arrive earlier. If your child will be absent on this day, please provide a self-addressed envelope and stamp and we will mail the report card to you.

Have a great rest of the week.

June 08
Important dates for June
Please find attached important dates for June.  This information will also be available on our website.

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