Lane Intermediate Community Message

April 20, 2018 Patriot Pride @LaneWAWM

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Happenings at Lane!

April 20 -- 8th Grade Semi-Formal 6:00-8:00

May 15 -- LPP Meeting 7:00-8:30

May 17 -- Choir Concert

May 18 -- Lane Multicultural Fair 1:00-3:00

May 18 -- Lane Global Citizen Festival

May 23 -- Band and Orchestra Concert

June 5 -- 8th Grade Completion Ceremony 6:30-8:00

June 6 -- 8th Grade Six Flags Great America Field Trip

8th Grade Updates

8th Grade Photos for Bulletin Board

Let's celebrate YOU and your classmates! Forward any pictures to or print and hand in to me in the main office, that you'd like to be included on the "Memory LANE" bulletin board outside the main office. Please remember these should be school appropriate and photos taken at school events (dances, games, field trips, concerts etc) and should include you and your 8th grade friends...send some cute 6th and 7th grade pics before you all hit your "growth spurt" too.

8th Grade Semi- Formal

Friday, April 20th

6:00-8:00 pm

Completion Ceremony

Tuesday, June 5th

6:30-8:00 pm

Lane Main Gym

Please take note that each 8th Grade Student receives 4 tickets (graduates do not need a ticket). Ticket restrictions allows us to accommodate all 185 8th Grade Students and to abide by fire code and gym capacity. Thanks for understanding!

Six Flags Great America Trip

Wednesday, June 6th

8:45-ABOUT 7:00pm

8th Grade Committee is covering the cost of transportation! :)

Fee to pay for ticket and lunch buffet is $43.00. The ticket includes a delicious all-you-can-eat picnic buffet.

Please take note that students cannot have any failing grades to participate in this trip. An appeal process will be forthcoming.

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Nathan Hale Cheerleading Tryouts for 2018-2019 School Year!

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Lane PTA

Still looking for people to fill all our board positions!

We have a nominations for 1st Vice President - Beth Myers, Secretary - Carrie Zagzebski, and Treasurer - Cheryl Ramos.

There is no nomination as of yet for President please consider stepping up to help plan fun events and activities for our Lane Scholars!

Lane PTA Schedule for the remainder of the year

  • 8th Grade Semi Formal Dance Friday April 20th 6:00 -8:00 pm
  • April 23rd-27th Community Closet Donation Drive and Grade Level Challenge
  • May 7th - 11th Staff Appreciation Week
  • May 15th Last PTA meeting and elections for 2018-2019 board and budget proposal!!
  • TBD May date Incredi-Roll Skating night
  • Lane Family Dine Out Night - Oscars May Date to be announced

If you would like to run for any board position or have ideas for 2018-2019 school year please attend the April 17th meeting and/or contact

Multicultural Fair

Lane Intermediate School will be hosting a Multicultural Fair. We would like for you as parents to participate with your child(ren) and house a table representing your culture. Here are some details about the fair:

  • Date of Event: Friday, May 18, 2018 1 to 3pm.

  • Location: Lane Intermediate School/1300 S. 109th St. West Allis, WI 53214

Auxiliary Gym

  • Ethnic food samples are permissible and will be labeled with ingredients.

  • Any cultural artifacts, food, displays, flags, music, art, posters, dance, educational information, cultural dress, and the like would be so welcome.

  • Tables will be set up in our auxiliary gym with the cultural representatives housing a table. Students will be able to walk through the gym and stop and talk to the representatives, sample food, play games, and ask questions and learn.

  • Lane has approximately 530 students total in grades 6,7, 8.

  • The theme of Lane's Multicultural Fair is WE ARE ONE WORLD.

Would you please participate? Please call or email me. We want to make this a wonderful event for our students as they grow and learn about culture. Thank you in advance.

Christine Piotrowski

Lane School Counselor

(414) 329-6614

Makerspace Items

The Lane Makerspace is looking for household items that may no longer be working or needed from your home. Ideas might include marbles, puzzles, dominos, desktop computers, answering machines, craft items like glue guns or paints as well. We are attempting to build simple machines without batteries or electricity. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Smith,

Private Music Lessons

Private Music Lessons

Grade 3 to Adult

Have you ever wanted to learn to play an instrument? Piano, Guitar, Percussion (Drums)? Or any other Band Instrument?

Do you already play and wish to learn more?

This summer private music lessons are offered through the WAWM Recreation Department.

Lessons are offered Monday – Thursday from 6/12 -7/26 as early as 8am. – 4pm. at Frank Lloyd Wright

Please see the 2018 Summer Activity Guide or visit the website at

If you have any questions contact Bob Halat at 1-414-604-4800 x7235 0r email: <>

Clubs and Sports at Lane Intermediate

Success in school and outside goes beyond academics. A major part of the success of student is being an active participant in the events that take place and create an opportunity for school and community pride! Below is a list of the sports and clubs that are being offered at Lane Intermediate this fall - please look for updates and have your student(s) look for times to sign up!

Times and dates for the following will be shared through the community message as well as by the staff leading the opportunities.

  • Cross Country - Season over for the 17-18 school year
  • Boy's Basketball - Season over for the 17-18 school year
  • Girl's Basketball - Season over for the 17-18 school year
  • Wrestling - Season over for the 17-18 school year
  • Girl's Volleyball - Please see Mr. Dooley
  • Track - Please see Mr. Dooley
  • Chess/Game Club - Wednesdays 3:00-4:15
  • Student Council - In Progress
  • School of Rock - Wednesdays 3:00 to 4:30
  • Tech Club - Tuesdays 3:00-4:00
  • Robotics Club - Tuesdays 3:00-4:00
  • Hallway Beautification Club
  • Yearbook Club
  • Math Club/Mathlete - In Progress...please see Mr. Kloiber
  • Media Club - Thursdays 3:00-4:00
  • Art Studio Club - Wednesdays 3:00-4:00
  • Science Club - Tuesday and Thursdays 3:15-4:15
  • FBLA - Wednesdays 3:00-4:00 (registration required....please see Mr. Napoli
  • Lane Star Store - Meets 1 to 2 times per month during base group.

    Students learn how to purchase, advertise, and sell items at our Lane Bookstore. Funky pens, erasers, notebooks, fidget toys, bouncy balls, scented markers, and more are sold during all three lunch hours on Wednesdays. Students run the store and check out student purchases on Wednesdays.

    Lane Start Store Mission: Putting smiles on faces and donating profits to charities.

  • SkillsUSA - SkillsUSA is a professional organization that encourages students development of personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics. Being a part of SkillsUSA will allow students the opportunity to get involved in the community and be connected with professionals in their field of interest. This is new to Lane this year and our middle school students, yet is established at the high school level. Anyone is welcome to join and some will be asked due to teacher recommendations. limit 10 students and it is run by Mrs. Ustruck. See her for details.
  • Others to be announced.....

Please complete below Lane's Mid-Year Feedback Survey!

Lane Mid-Year Feedback

The Lane Building Leadership Team is asking our families to please provide us with feedback around something that is working well and/or a positive experience AND an opportunity for us to improve before the end of this current school year.

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