Laura Bush Middle School

Week of December 6th

Attendance Information

Click the button for info on reporting absences

Nominate An Amazing Teacher

Click the button for Mrs. Baird's - Teachers On The Rise

Morning tutorials

This is a reminder that students are welcome to attend tutoring Tuesday - Friday at 7:45 am if they are falling behind or need a little extra help understanding content. Please encourage your student to have an EHallpass created by specific teachers the day before. They will know what that means!!

Family Night - Hosted by our Math Department

We would like to thank everyone who attended our Math Family Night. It was great to see students having fun with their families and friends. I'd like to say thank you to the math department for putting on a great event. We will have a few more family night events during the 2nd semester. More info to come!!

South Plains Food Bank - U Can Share Food Drive

LBMS will be participating in raising funds to donate to the U Can Share Food Drive. SPFB isn't collecting cans at schools this year, so we will be donating funds gathered through spirit days next week. Spirit days will be December 8-10 and will be $2 for each day participating. This is 100% voluntary, but we would love a good representation to this worthy and needed cause.


December 8 - Hat Day

December 9 - Pajama Day

December 10- Christmas Attire


**Please remember that all dress items need to be appropriate for a school setting. If your child needs clarification, please have he/she talk to an administrator.

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Yearbook Announcement for 8th Grade Students

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Pickle and Popcorn - December 10th

Hosted by the Choir and Theatre Departments
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FCA - December 10th

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Semester Finals Schedule

December 10th and 13th - Elective Reviews

  • All students in session all day


December 14th and 15th - Elective Finals and Core Reviews

  • All students in session all day



December 16th - Core Finals

  • Students who have met the exemption criteria do not have to report to school.
  • Students who don't qualify can choose to show up during the period in which the final is given. Additionally, they may leave when it's over. However, if they choose to leave, they must be checked out through the front office.
  • Regular Bell Schedule


December 17th - Make up For Finals Missed

  • If all finals have been completed, your student is not required to attend.
  • Early Release - 12:45 pm



Exemption Criteria

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Exemption Cards

Exemption cards will be sent home on Monday. Please be looking out for these. All fines for the library and student ID's must be paid before a student can get their exemption form. Click the "LBMS Online Store" button below. Parents must sign the back of the form before it's considered valid.


All forms are due Friday, December 10th, before the end of the day. Please see the following graphics for an example of what to be looking for.

Online Payment Program

We are in the process of testing out our new online payment system. If your student has a fine to pay (badges, library, technology, etc) or you would like to make a donation to accounts such as Pirate Pantry, please check out our new site. This will require you to create an account, but then you can quickly select several categories for payment.



** Please review these steps prior to visiting the store. **



  • Click the button below for our store
  • Click "middle schools"
  • Click "LBMS"
  • Select the appropriate button

Treasure Hunt Through The Arts

Lubbock-Cooper Fine Arts organizations invite you to the first ever Treasure Hunt Through the Arts! Each elementary campus, both middle schools, and LCHS will be showcasing more than 300 pieces of visual art, dance, theatre, vocal performance, and instrumental groups! Purchase an event t-shirt at https://local-legends-print-factory-2.printavo.com/merch/lcp-art-trail.

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Message from LCISD concerning illness:


We rely on you to help us keep our campus healthy. Please do your best to regularly monitor your child for the following symptoms:



  • fever greater than 100°F
  • cough
  • congestion or runny nose
  • headache
  • stomach ache
  • chills
  • body aches
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • NEW onset of loss of taste or smell

Any of the above symptoms may be indicative of COVID-19 or other contagious illnesses. If your child is exhibiting these symptoms, please keep your child home for additional monitoring and call the campus office to report illness. If symptoms continue or worsen, please contact your family medical provider for guidance. If you suspect that your child has COVID-19 and you do not have access to testing, please contact the campus nurse for assistance.


If you need to report that your child has a lab-confirmed case of COVID-19, please report this via phone call to the campus (do not come onto the campus).

Basketball Schedules

LBMS

PRINCIPAL

Kyle Hendrix


Assistant Principals

Lance Lewis

Brittany Brown


Counselors

Martha Zielinski

Karla Venable