LaMotte School News

October 12, 2017

PIR Days - No school October 19th & 20th.

Flu Shot Clinic ~ November 7th 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

November 7th 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The clinic will be facilitated by the Gallatin County Health Department. The flu shot is available for children regardless of their ability to pay or insurance status. The GCHD will bill insurance for the vaccination charges. Paperwork is available in the office to fill out prior to the clinic.

Upcoming Meetings

Board Meeting ~ October 17, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.

LaMotte School ~ Fun Run

The Parent Group sponsored the fun-run fundraiser to raise money for additional PE activities and equipment this school year. Thank you so much to all of the parents who came to set up and cheer on the kids!!! It was awesome to see you all there and the kids really did enjoy the support. Together we raised over $4,400 that will be spent on the kids.

Midterm Report Cards

Midterm report cards will be sent home on Wednesday, October 18th.

Boys Basketball - 4th - 8th grade

Boys Basketball begins on October 23rd. A physical is required for participation.


Please contact Coach Jenkins with any questions briana.jenkins@mtelliselementary.org

4th - 8th Band Concert at LaMotte School


Band Concert, grades 4-8, November 2, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the LaMotte Annex.

Parents and guests will enjoy an evening of music from the LaMotte band students, conducted by Mr. Jeff Vick, LaMotte Music and Band teacher.

School Days Program

Save your home Northwestern Energy Propane receipts! For every gallon you purchase, the school will earn $.02. It doesn't seem like much, but it adds up quickly! We will place a receipt box in the office, all you have to do is bring your original receipts to school and drop them in the box.


Check with your neighbors that may use propane (they don't have to live in our district) and ask them to save their receipts, then you can collect them. Check with businesses in the area, too!


We can earn up to $2000 for our school. The students will have a choice in how the money is spent! Think about how this money can be spent with the money earned from the School Days program! It's like money in the "tank".

Box Tops & Labels for Education Program

Welcome back to school! We will be participating in both the Labels for Education and the Box Tops for Education™ programs again this year. Send clipped labels to school with your child as you collect them and I will submit them. Sign up at BTFE.com to get coupons and stay updated on our school’s earnings. Money raised from Box Tops is used by the Parent Group to fund projects at the school and Labels earnings can be used by the teachers to get supplies for the classroom. Thanks for helping!

Nicole Huntsinger

Please join the Parent Group facebook page.

LaMotte School has a parent group facebook page: please search for the LaMotte School Parent Group if you would like to join.

Student Reminders

Please have students dress in layers and bring a jacket for the unpredictable fall weather.

Students are encouraged to have sunscreen in lockers to apply for outdoor PE and recess. Students should have at least one emergency lunch item in their locker.

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