The Monday Minute

Week of May 1st @ LVMS

We hope everyone had a great weekend!

Starting Tuesday, May 2nd students will begin taking the New Jersey Student Learning Assessment (NJSLA). Please click here for the LVMS Testing Schedule and Daily Bell Schedule. More information can also be found by CLICKING HERE.

Please remind your children to come to school with a fully charged ChomeBook. Students that do not have their device will be required to complete testing during a makeup session as loaner devices are limited!

LVMS Lunch Menus and Information

Daily Announcements

Did you know the daily announcements that are made each morning are also available on our website? Stay informed with what the students hear each morning by visiting our website!

LVMS Announcements Website

NJSLA Testing Reminder

Starting next week (5/2/23) LVMS student will begin taking the New Jersey Student Learning Assessment (NJSLA). Please click here for the LVMS Testing Schedule and Daily Bell Schedule.

Students are reminded to come to school on time and with a fully charge ChromeBook each day of testing.

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Sponsored by the Long Valley Junior Women's Club, 2023 will be the start of the 24th annual LVJWC Middle School Photo Contest. Students are asked to submit digital photos of specific categories.

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Deadline to submit pictures is Monday, May 1st by 3:30 PM


  • Contest Opens: Monday, March 30th
  • Deadline to Submit: Friday, April 29th
  • Awards: Wednesday, May 24th - During School

Spring Intramurals

Attention students in the Spring Intramurals Club!

Spring Intramurals Club originally scheduled to meet on April 5th has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 17th. May 17th will be the last day of Spring Intramurals!


Check out the LVMS Sports Portal for all schedules / sports team updates.

Any questions can be directed to individual coaches or to Mr. Mitch Schlesinger, LVMS Sports Coordinator

Boys Baseball

The LVMS Panther baseball team's game is cancelled for today due to poor field conditions. They hope to resume action on Wednesday at home versus Parsippany Central Middle School.

Coach Dauchert


Girls Softball

The Girls softball team will pick up today after school with a home game versus Bernardsville. They will play home versus Parsippany Central Middle School on Wednesday.

Coach Demarest


Boys and Girls Track and Field

The boys and girls track teams will have a meet at Warren Hills HS today. Good Luck!

Monday - Track meet at Warren Hills High School

Tuesday - Practice for all athletes until 4:30

Thursday - Track meet at Mount Olive High School

Coach Petrucelli

Coach Kays

Boys Website

Girls Website

PTA Events & Information

PTA Meeting this Wednesday
May 3 at 7 p.m. in the LVMS Library or by Zoom at

It’s Staff Appreciation Week, 5/8-12

Staff Appreciation Week kicks off at LVMS May 8-12, and we have an amazing week lined up for them! Donations to the PTA's "Sponsor a Staffer" drive are still being accepted at

We also need a few volunteers to help with set-up, etc. Please click here to sign up.

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Get on Board! PTA Board & Committee Chair Openings

Are you good at budgets? Communications? Organizing people, or organizing documents in the background? The PTA needs volunteers with a host of skills for our 2023-24 team and we welcome you to come aboard! Join us for a nomination meeting via Zoom on 5/24, with elections on 6/7. We have several PTA Board and Committee level vacancies to fill as our 8th-grade parents move on. For a list, visit or contact us directly at

Look for the PTA at These May Events! 50/50 Raffle | 6th Grade Orientation Night

We are holding a 50/50 Raffle to benefit the LVMS PTA during the LVMS Talent Show on May 12! Look for our ticket sellers for a chance to win that night! On May 18, it’s 6th Grade Orientation Night, and we can’t wait to greet our incoming families, with LVMS PTA news and a SpiritWear Sale.

Order Graduation Balloons by 5/31
Celebrate your 8th grader this June with LVMS-themed balloons for your mailbox! You can pre-order an arrangement of 6 balloons for $25 with Party Fair in Chester. Simply call the store, 908-888-2179 by 5/31 or visit for an order form Questions? Please contact Chair, Diane Hammer. Pickup will be in-store 6/12-14.

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