LWJ Today

October 1, 2021

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NO SCHOOL - 10/4/2021

There is no school on Monday, October 4, 2021, due to Professional Development Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

Picture Make-Up Day - 10/7/2021

We will have a picture make-up day on Thursday, October 7, 2021. The photographer has mailed the photos from September, and we should be able to distribute them early next week before the picture make-up day. If a retake is necessary, Thursday will be available for that purpose. If a student missed the September picture day, the student will have their picture taken.

Wear Blue - 10/8/2021

In celebration of the Nevada Week of Respect, we encourage everyone to wear something blue on Friday, October 8, 2021. We will kick off our activities on Wednesday with citizenship assemblies and we will have activities related to respect the week of October 11th.

Clothing Donations Requested (Reposting)

We often need to provide a change of clothes for students who have soiled an article of clothing during the day. Our Health Office is in need of donations of clothing at this time!

Here is what we are requesting:

  • New or gently-used shirts (all children's sizes)
  • New or gently-used pants (all children's sizes)
  • New or gently -used shorts (all children's sizes)
  • New underwear (in store packaging, all children's sizes for both boys and girls)

This is a good time to check through your closets for any items that might no longer fit your child. If you have any items to donate, please be sure to drop off items to the front office during regular office hours. We appreciate your consideration!

REMINDER: Screen Your Child's Health Before School Each Day

Families are required to check their child's health each morning before coming to school on in-person learning days.

Any students determined to be exhibiting symptoms related to COVID-19 will be sent home immediately from school from the satellite health office. Should isolation and/or quarantine protocols need to be enacted, communication will be provided from the school.

Click here to view information about checking for illness before leaving home.

REMINDER: Facial Coverings/Masks Required

Approved facial coverings/masks continue to be required for all people ages 3+ when indoors, regardless of vaccination status, until further notice.

Please provide additional clean facial coverings/masks for your child. Please send a supply in a sealed, zippered bag in your child's backpack should they need to replace a soiled or damaged mask during the school day.

Click here for more information regarding facial coverings/masks.

Breakfast and Lunch Menu

Click here to see meal menus online. You can also search for food distribution sites on this website. NOTE: You may need to "refresh" the webpage to see the menus for LWJES.

Campus Parent

Click here to go to the Infinite Campus Parent Portal.

NO SCHOOL - Staff Development Day

Monday, Oct. 4th, 8:30am

450 East Eldorado Lane

Las Vegas, NV

Classes resume on Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Picture Make-Up Day

Thursday, Oct. 7th, 8:45am

450 East Eldorado Lane

Las Vegas, NV

NO SCHOOL - Conference Day for Elementary Students Only

Wednesday, Oct. 13th, 8:45am

450 East Eldorado Lane

Las Vegas, NV

There is no school on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, for elementary students for conferences. Middle and high schools will be in session as usual. Classes are in session this week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday for elementary school students.

NO SCHOOL - Nevada Day Observed

Friday, Oct. 29th, 8:45am

450 East Eldorado Lane

Las Vegas, NV

Classes resume on Monday, November 1, 2021.

About LWJ Today

LWJ Today is a weekly newsletter shared with the LWJES community with important information for all to know. Please be sure to review the entire newsletter each week! Distribution of the newsletter is by ParentLink email and text message and Class DoJo post to the school story. In addition, links to the newsletter are posted in the "For Parents" section of the LWJES website.