This Week at LCMS

Los Coyotes Middle School

March 18-22, 2019

March 19

~ Spirit Day ~ wear school colors (black, gray, purple)

March 20

~ College Wednesday ~ wear your favorite college shirt

March 21

~ 8th gr Physics Day at Knotts

March 22

~ End of Quarter 3

**** The Coin Drive Continues****

Save the Date:

March 26 ~ 7th gr dinner

March 28 ~ Softball Tournament

March 29 ~ 7th gr Carnival

April 1 - 5 ~ Conference week ~ dismissal at 1:15pm

April 5 ~ Spring Pictures

Quote of the Week

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Good Call Home

Congratulations to: Kole Gutierrez, Nathanael Pride, Samuel Hong, Priscilla Trinidad, Nathanael Pride, Brielle Han & Margaret Norton who all received a "Good Call Home" from Ms. Cammarata and Dr. Muniz. Keep up the great work!!
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School Bullying Effects Us ALL

The overall outlook of the long term effects of bullying upon society is grim:

  1. 60% of middle school students say that they have been bullied, while 16% of staff believes that students are bullied.
  2. 160,000 students stay home from school every day due to bullying. (NEA)
  3. 30% of students who reported they had been bullied said they had at times brought weapons to school.
  4. A bully is 6 times more likely to be incarcerated by the age of 24.
  5. A bully is 5 times more likely to have a serious criminal record when he grows up.
  6. 2/3 of students who are targets become bullies.
  7. 20% of all children say they have been bullied.
  8. 20% of high school students say they have seriously considered suicide within the last 12 months.
  9. 25% of students say that teachers intervened in bullying incidents while 71% of teachers say they intervened.
  10. The average child has watched 8,000 televised murders and 100,000 acts of violence before finishing elementary school.
  11. In schools where there are anti-bullying programs, bullying is reduced by 50%.
  12. Bullying was a factor in 2/3 of the 37 school shootings reviewed by the US Secret Service.
  13. According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety Health (NIOSH) (Sauter, et al.,1990), there is a loss of employment amounting to $19 billion and a drop in productivity of $3 billion due to workplace bullying.
  14. Law enforcement costs related to bullying are enormous. Since 1999, the Office on Violence against Women (OVW) has spent $98 million in assistance to address campus sexual violence.

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Great Things Happening in the Classrooms

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Daily attendance to school is required.

The only reason a student can be excused for illness is if…

The student has a fever

The student is vomiting or has diahrea

The student has a contagious infection

After one day of illness, parents will be required to provide a doctor's note.

Career Day

Thank you to ALL the amazing guest speakers that came out for Career Day. This would not have been such a great success without Mrs. Piazza, AVID and all that helped out! It takes a team and LCMS is a great one!

iPad Reminder

iPads need to be charged each night before school...remember, it's a tool, not a toy.

Black Out Day

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Relay for Life Coin Drive Continues

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Neighborhood Watch Meeting

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Spring Pictures ~ April 5

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