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March 24, 2017

LMS Library Sponsored Book Fair

The spring Book Fair will be open from this Friday, March 24th through Friday, March 31st. It will be open every day from 8:25-4:00. Students are encourage to purchase a book for their teacher's classroom.

LMS Booster Club Update

LMS Athletic Boosters Car Wash. April 1st 10am - 2pm @ Homeland 24th and Robinson. All proceeds will help support our end of year banquet. Please check with your Spring Student Athletes for ticket to pre-sale. Any questions, please contact Jenifer Wendland at LMSAthleticboosters@gmail.com

We are also looking for pictures of ALL sports that were taken this year to be sent to LMSAthleticboosters@gmail.comto potentially be used in our banquet video!
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Celebrate NPS Day!

Longfellow Lions will be participating in a city wide event for celebrating NPS on Wednesday March 29. A small gathering in the gym will begin at 8:10 am and will conclude with all staff and students walking in to the school together to begin their day.

Spring Sports Week Celebration

Longfellow MS will be celebrating the springs sports with a spirit week. Students may dress up but will still need to follow dress code.

Monday- Neon Day

Tuesday- I woke up this way (PJ Day)

Wednesday- Get Hyped! Day (sports theme)

Thursday- Support your side for the teacher vs student basketball game. Students wear green while teachers wear white

Friday-Top if all off day! Hat day

Testing Begins @ LMS

You should have received an email this past week with the 2017 testing letter. Please see the attachment below for more information. The state testing window is April 3-28.
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Current 6th & 7th Grade Students

Counselors have been in 6th and 7th grade classrooms to begin pre-enrollment for the 17-18 school year. Please watch for the forms that will need to be signed by a guardian and turned back into your student's counselor.

Congratulations!

Congrats to 8th grader, Jordan Burks. Jordan was the second runner up in the state spelling bee this weekend. Way to go, Jordan!

Testing Proctors Needed

We are in need for test proctors during state testing from between April 3-28. Sign up using the following link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080c4aaaa82ca6f94-test

Spring Time has Arrived

As the weather decides on a temperature, please remember to take a look back at the LMS dress code. It's a great time of year to review.
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LMS Night @ CiCi's Pizza

Support the LMS PTA on April 5 from 5 - 8. Make sure to mention Longfellow.

Testing Snacks Assistance

This year we are providing pretzels to students before state testing sessions, if you would like to help provide snack sized bags of pretzels for our students please bring them to the counseling offices."

Spring Time Help

Parents we need your assistance. A number of our students are playing a game called "necking" where they go up to another student and hit them in the neck. Please talk to your children about the importance of professional behavior while at school.
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Upcoming Events

3/9 Parent Teacher Conferences, 5pm - 8pm

3/9 Softball vs Alcott

3/10 Parent Teacher Conferences, 8am - 12

3/21 Softball v Moore

3/23 Softball v Whittier

3/27 Softball v Southmoore

3/27 All City Orchestra, LLoyd Nobel, 7:30 pm

3/28 All City Band, LLoyd Noble, 7:30 pm

3/28 Softball at Harrah

3/29 Celebrate NPS Day @ LMS

3/30 Spring Sports Assembly

3/30 Softball Moore Tournament

3/30 Showcase of Sites Gifted & Talented Council, Nancy O'Brian Performing Arts Center, 6:30- 7:30

4/1 The Big Event sponsored by OU

4/4 Softball at Irving

4/5 LMS PTA night @ CiCi's Pizza

4/6 Softball at Whittier

4/10 Softball at Westmoore

4/11 Softball at Alcott

4/13 Southmoore Festival

4/17 PTA Board Meeting, 6:00 pm @ Library

4/20 Softball at Irving/ Harrah

4/22 Conference Track Meet


*Please check the Longfellow Middle School calendar for updates. http://www.norman.k12.ok.us/middle-school-longfellow/calendar