Lenox Elementary

Family Newsletter-Summer 2019

Greetings Families,

Summer is here and it has been another great year at our school. Construction just started on our HSD Bond projects. When you return after summer break, we will have a new parking lot/bus drop off, air conditioning, new classroom furniture and more. There is more info below regarding these projects. We wish you a safe, fun, and sunny summer. Enjoy!


Mrs. Gina McLain

Important Dates

  • Thurs., Aug. 15th--School office opens for next school year, 7:15-3:15 (if you need info or help before then, please call the HSD Admin Center at 503-844-1500)
  • Wed., Aug. 28th--Meet and Greet/Back to School Night, 4:00-5:30 PM (more info below)
  • Tues., Sept. 3rd---First Day of School for Grades 1-6
  • Thurs., Sept. 5th--First Day of School for Kindergarten

Meet & Greet/Back to School Night

Please join us on Wed., Aug. 28th from 4:00-5:30 PM for our Meet & Greet/Back to School Night. This is the opportunity to find out who your child's teacher is, visit the teacher in their classroom, find out about the school year, and bring in school supplies. If you are not able to attend, you can always call the school office on Thurs., Aug. 29th or Fri., Aug. 30th to find out your child's teacher, or they can find out on the first day of school. Also, all information passed out at this event will be available on the first day of school.

Lenox Bond Information

Construction has started for our Bond projects! Hooray! They started on Monday prepping for our new parking lot/bus drop off and many of our inside projects. Fencing has been placed around the perimeter of the construction zone. There will be no access to the building until our office reopens on August 15th.

School Projects: Click here for the list of Lenox Bond Projects. You can also access more information here including the scope of work, site plans, and project updates.

Flexible Classroom Furniture
  • All classrooms will be receiving new furniture for next school year. See the picture below for an example of some of the furniture that you will see in our classrooms. Kindergarten and 1st grade will be getting tables, chairs, and alternative seating options. 2nd grade will be receiving desks, chairs and alternative seating. 3rd-6th grades will be receiving desks, standing desks, chairs and alternative seating. The desks and chairs vary in size appropriate to the grade level.

Classroom Tech
  • This spring each classroom received a new mounted projector, desktop computer, document camera, sound system, and screen.

Back to School Info & School Supply Lists

For HSD Back to School information, such as kindergarten enrollment, school meals, transportation and volunteering, please click here.

Click here to get to the HSD back to school supply list for elementary schools.
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Don't forget that if you would like to volunteer in the classroom, for school events, field trips, etc. you need to fill out the district volunteer application. Please do this as soon as possible so you are cleared to volunteer.