Turrill Tribune

For the Week of November 5-9

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Mission Statement

  • Lapeer Community Schools is a dynamic community organization embracing our students with a quality learning environment, developing independent and confident learners for the future.

#TurrillTough means...

At Turrill we're not just building things. We want to work with our parents to build better people!! A Community of Success!

We think that each one of us is strong individually but we are even stronger when we work together.

Making our school safe (including the parking lot) is...

...being Turrill Tough!!


Parent Drop off and PickUp Reminders

  • Please remain in your car and have your children enter/exit on the side nearest the sidewalk.
  • Have your children unbuckle and prepare for exiting your car as you pull forward to the drop off
  • Please pull forward as far as you can
  • Merge to the pass through lane after dropping off or picking up your children
  • If you have to exit your vehicle please use a parking space

Vision Statement

Excellence in all we do for our students, our schools and our community through

  • Continuous improvement;
  • Diligent effort; and
  • Innovative design

Important Times

Office Hours during the School Year:

8:15 am -- Office opens

8:35 am -- Student supervision outside of school begins (please do not leave your child unsupervised)

8:40 am -- Building opens; Students enter the building (breakfast available in the classrooms)

8:44 am -- School day begins

3:40 pm -- End of the school day

4:15 pm -- Office closes

Click Here for a Link to Our School Calendar

Click Here TES Year-Round Events

What's Up this Week?

Monday, November 5 -

  • A full week of school

Tuesday, November 6 -

  • Stewards of Children Free Training at the Child Advocacy Center from 5:00-7:00

Wednesday, November 7 -

  • "Education in the key to unlock the golden door of freedom" - George Washington Carver

Thursday, November 8 -

  • Good News Club after school

Friday, November 9 -

  • "The highest result of education is tolerance" - Helen Keller

Join us for...Turrill's Home Team Advantage Dinner Night at Buffalo Wild Wings

Wednesday, Nov. 14th, 4:30pm

700 South Main Street

Lapeer, MI

Join us for dinner anytime after school at Buffalo Wild Wings and help us raise money for Turrill at the same time! Bring your Teammate Card and show it to your server who will add 10% of your total sales to Turrill's running total.

Download your Teammate Card below



Strategic Plan

The District started holding strategic planning focus panels late last month. During those engagements, a proposal was presented to right-size the District as a first step in the strategic planning process. There will be a lot more information coming out in the next several weeks, and many opportunities for students, staff and the entire community to get involved in the process.

We are currently planning for our next round of engagements, a pair of focus groups comprised of 80-100 people per session. We will have more information on those in the near future. If you would like to be a part of one of the focus groups, please e-mail Mary Moss at mmoss@lapeerschoolsl.org.

For more information, please visit the District Website and click on the strategic planning link on the main page.

Upcoming Parent Involvement Opportunities

  • Tuesday, November 6th - Stewards of Children Training at the Child Advocacy Center from 5:00-7:00
  • Wednesday, November 14th Parent Information Night - SIP and SIP Process, MTSS and MTSS Process
  • Friday, November 30th - Young Scholar Assembly
  • Wednesday, December 5th Coffee with the Principal
  • Thursday, December 13th Christmas Family Fun Night