Lago Vista Middle School

3/8/20 Excellence in all we do!

UIL Banquet Tomorrow

Our UIL Banquet on Tuesday, March 10th at 11:30(during Advisory). Pizza and drinks will be served - and parents are welcome to join in recognizing our success!

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Help Needed With Viking Relays!

The Jr. Viking Relays are on Wednesday, and we would love your help! Follow this link to sign up:


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044CAFAF23A4F85-jrviking1


This is an amazing event - come check it out!

Never Too Early To Start Planning Your Summer

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The Book Fair Is Here!

The Book Fair will be open from 8:00 - 4:15 this week and closes on Friday! Come by and check out all the great books!

Become A Friend of the LVISD Education Foundation

Parents we need your help! Are you adept at social marketing? Is managing money part of your repertoire? Do you enjoy planning parties? The Education Foundation is looking for volunteers to help with fundraising, fund management and event planning. Our meetings are at 6pm on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Viking Hall board room. Please join us or get in touch – email us at LVISDEFTX@gmail.com

The Lago Vista ISD Education Foundation helps support the school district through teacher grants, PSAT costs and much more. Please consider becoming a Friend of the Foundation.

COVID-19 Statement

Lago Vista ISD remains dedicated to keeping our students and staff safe and healthy and is monitoring reports of any potential impact of COVID-19 virus, or coronavirus. While no cases have been suspected among our local community, we are following ongoing reports from health officials in Travis county and are following the guidance provided by the Texas Education Agency, Texas Health and Human Services, and the Centers for Disease Control. Any decisions that may need to be made regarding a change to school operations will be done so with guidance from the CDC and local health officials, along with guidance and direction from the authorities at TEA.

Health officials emphasize that the best way to protect yourself against the coronavirus is to take the same measures you take to prevent the spread of everyday illnesses like the common cold or the flu, which includes:

  • Washing your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol;
  • Avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands;
  • Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe; and
  • Staying at home when you are sick.

Lago Vista ISD and our custodial services provider, Aramark, are working together to ensure that we maintain a clean learning environment for students and staff by providing additional staff to increase sanitizing of frequently touched objects and surfaces. That said, the most effective measure to prevent the spread of illnesses is ensuring that anyone who is ill stays at home. As a reminder, the District follows the Texas Department of Health Guidelines for illness-related exclusions from school. A student will be sent home if they have a fever of 100.0 Fahrenheit or higher, or any other contagious symptoms (vomiting, diarrhea, etc.) and will need to remain home until symptom free for twenty-four (24) hours, without the use of medications.

Updated information from the CDC on the coronavirus virus can be found at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. The most recent information about coronavirus in Texas may be found at: https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/.

Benchmark Schedule

Here is the schedule for Benchmark testing in the Spring. All tests will start at 8:30, unless noted otherwise. We start this week on Wednesday and Thursday!


March 31 - 6th and 7th Grade Math Benchmark

April 1 - 6th and 7th Grade Reading Benchmark

April 2 - Algebra I Benchmark

April 14 - 8th Grade Science Benchmark

April 15 - 8th Grade Social Studies Benchmark

Yearbooks For Sale!

Get your 2019-2020 Yearbook!


Follow this link - https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/?event=general.displayLanding&jobnumber=18995 to buy a Yearbook. Yearbooks on sale until March 31st.
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Track Results from Comfort

Our track teams traveled to Comfort on Friday, March 6th for our second meet of the season. Below are the results for our boys and girls teams.


Our 8th grade girls finished in 2nd place out of 12 teams with a total of 122 points. The girls were only 8 points behind Mason.

Long Jump - Jada Malone - 3rd place

Triple Jump - Jada Malone - 1st place

Emily Wilson - 5th place

Pole Vault - Mary Spiers - 1st place

2400 Run - Aly Wray -1st place

4x100 relay - Emily Wilson, Gabby Spragley, Brooke Everett, Jada Malone - 1st place

100M Hurdles – Rylie Greenlees - 3rd place

Addison Lockhart - 4th place

100M Dash - Julietta Arellano - 3rd place

4x200 relay – Emily Wilson, Gabby Spragley, Brooke Everett, Jada Malone - 1st place

300M hurdles – Addison Lockhart - 4th place

Rylie Greenlees - 6th place

200 M Dash - Gabby Spragley - 4th place

4x400 relay – Aly Wray, Brooke Everett, Gabby Spragley, Jada Malone - 1st place


Our 8th grade boys WON the Comfort Relays with 178.5 points.

Long Jump - Decker Sims - 1st place

Ricky Seda - 6th place

Triple Jump - Decker Sims - 1st place

Ricky Seda - 2nd place

Gavin Smith - 4th place

High Jump - Ben Wilder - 1st place

Aiden Ming - 4th place

Pole Vault - Kaius Northcutt -1st place

Shot Put - Connor Priddy - 4th place

Sean Calloway - 5th place

2400 M run - Chris Castillo - 1st place

4x100 relay – Ricky Seda, Wyatt Herring, Gavin Smith, Decker Sims - 3rd place

800M Run - Caden Nichols - 1st place

Aaron Holt - 3rd place

110 Hurdles - Ben Wilder - 2nd Wilder

Aiden Ming - 4th place

100 M Dash - Shea Guillemaud

4x200 relay – Wyatt Herring, Gavin Smith, Ricky Seda, Decker Sims - 2nd place

400 M Dash - Aaron Holt - 5th place

300M hurdles – Ben Wilder - 5th place

200 M Dash - Ricky Seda - 2nd place

Wyatt Herring - 5th place

1600 Run - Caden Nichols - 1st place

Chris Castillo - 2nd place

Brayden Hylander - 5th place

4x400 relay – Gavin Smith, Deven Shipp, Aiden Ming, Decker Smith- 1st place


Our 7th grade girls finished 3rd in another tight pack. These athletes were only 9 points behind 1st place.

Long Jump - Amelia Robinson - 6th place

Triple Jump - Hanna Simmons - 5th place

High Jump - Amelia Robinson - 1st place

Pole Vault - Melanie Sansom - 1st place

2400 M Run - Chelsea Scardino - 6th place

4x100 relay - Natalie Kercheville, Jasmyn Bingham, Melanie Sansom, Maddie Kassell - 2nd place

800 M Run - Hanna Simmons - 1st place

Shea Yeary - 2nd place

Naiya Lynn - 4th place

100 M Hurdles - Kannon Yetley - 4th place

4x200 Relay - Amelia Robinson, Natalie Kercheville, Melanie Sansom, Maddie Kassell - 3rd place

400 M Dash - Mikayla Vasquez - 4th place

1600 M Run - Shea Yeary - 4th place

4x400 Relay - Hanna Simmons, Melanie Sansom, Natalie Kercheville, Maddie Kassell - 2nd place


Our 7th grade boys finished in second place behind Cornerstone Christian.

Triple Jump - Greyson Buster - 4th place

Koen Blakeley - 6th place

Long Jump - Swayde Griffin - 3rd place

Mikah Helton - 5th place

High Jump - Swayde Griffin - 1st place

Greyson Buster - 2nd place

2400 M Run - Otto Boyd - 6th place

4x100 Relay - Kassidy Girard, Brooks Jackson, Corbin Jackson, Swayde Griffin - 3rd place

800 M Run - Omar Mendez - 1st place

110 Hurdles - Corbin Jackson - 4th place

400 M Dash - Koen Blakeley - 6th place

300 Hurdles - Swayde Griffin - 4th place

1600 M Run - Omar Mendez - 4th place


4x400 Relay - Greyson Buster, Brooks Jackson, Omar Mendez, Swayde Griffin - 4th place

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Coming Up!

March 11 - Jr. Viking Relays @ LVHS

March 13 - End of 1st Nine Weeks, 2nd Semester

March 16 - 20 - Spring Break!