LaMotte School News

February 3, 2020

Trustee Opening

One three year trustee term on the Board of Trustees will be open. The deadline to apply is March 26, 2020, please see Mrs. Clark for a Nomination Petition and Oath of Candidacy forms.

Important Dates:

February 7th - 3rd Grade Class field trip - Bozeman Symphony concert

February 12th - Spelling Bee 2:30 p.m.

February 14th - 2nd - 8th Crosscut (formerly Bohart) X-country Ski Trip

February 17th - NO SCHOOL

February 19, 2020 - Board Meeting 5:00 p.m.

February 28, 2020 - Parents Night Out (details to follow)

Geography Bee

Congratulations to Ryder Kronske for winning the LaMotte School Geography Bee. He will now take a test to qualify at the State level.

X-country Ski Field Trips

Parents please remember to assist your child in packing lunch, snack, water and warm clothing for cross country skiers. The 2nd - 8th grade students will return by bus from Crosscut to LaMotte for normal pickup at 3:20 p.m. on February 14th.

Ice Skating Rink

The skating rink is the current site for all PE classes. Please help your child remember to bring necessary equipment to skate. Thanks.

The students are required to have a helmet, coat, gloves and skates in order to skate on the skating rink.

LaMotte Board of Trustees Meeting

February 19th at 5:00 p.m.

Out of District Students

We are now accepting out of district applications for the 2020-2021 school year. Please contact Ms. Clark if you still need to receive an application.

Thank you.

Emergency Lunch

Emergency Lunch - Parents just a reminder to be sure and check that your child(ren) still have an emergency lunch in their locker.

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 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

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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