Bulldog Bark

North Lake Middle School Weekly Newsletter


WEEK OF October 25th, 2021

2202 123rd Ave NE

Lake Stevens 98258


Office Hours: 7:30 - 3:30

Bulldog Bark October 22,2021

Virtual Conference week is October 25th-29th. Please read the informational letter below.

Dear Families:

One of the goals at North Lake Middle School is to promote open and frequent communication between the school and home. A Fall conference schedule has been prepared so families have the opportunity to virtually meet with their student’s teachers.

All conferences will be by appointment. Conferences will each be 10 minutes in length and held virtually with the individual teacher. Conference dates and times are as follows:


~Monday, October 25th (2.5 hr.Early Release @ 12:20) NO conferences - teacher planning

~Tuesday, October 26th (2.5 hr. Early Release @ 12:20) Conferences from 12:30-3:15 PM

~Wednesday, October 27th (2.5 hr. Early Release @ 12:20) Conferences from 12:30-3:15 PM

~Thursday, October 28th (2.5 hr. Early Release @ 12:20) Conferences from 12:30-3:15 AND evening conferences from 4:00-7:30 PM

~Friday, October 29th (85 minute early Release @ 1:25) Conferences from 1:45-3:10 PM

You still have time to schedule conferences through Sunday evening!

Online Option: To schedule a parent/teacher conference for your student(s) visit the North Lake website or go to the following link: NLMS Fall Conferences

Phone Option: If you do not have computer access or would prefer to work with the Counseling Office to schedule your conference, call the Counseling Center at (425) 335-1640.

Example of how to connect with your conference: If you have a conference scheduled on Tuesday at 2:45, click on the provided Google Meet link at the bottom of this message. This will connect you to the scheduled teacher a couple of minutes prior to the conference time. You will be placed in a "virtual waiting room" and will be admitted once the preceding conference is completed.

We look forward to meeting with you regarding your student’s progress. Your input and support are vital to the success of your child.


Brad Abels, Principal North Lake Middle School

Will Kahn, Associate Principal North Lake Middle School

2021-2022 Winter Sports Registration is open for Volleyball & Boys Basketball

Exciting News for our North Lake students! Our Winter sports program is now open to register your student(s) in FamilyID. The season begins November 8th and runs through January 21st, 2022. Register early and don't forget to upload a sport physical to have on file prior to practices beginning. For your convenience, click on the link below to begin the registration process. More information will be shared as we draw closer to to the start of the season. Tryouts are November 8th, 9th & 10th.



Attention North Lake families,

Our PTSA fundraiser is kicking off next Wednesday! This year's fundraiser will be completely virtual with all sales happening online. The fundraiser will last for two weeks and the profits will benefit the North Lake PTSA and North Lake ASB! Please be on the lookout for an email next Wednesday with more information.

NLMS Mary Shelley Tell Me A Scary Story Contest

Click on the box to see the details of the North Lake Scary Story Contest!

NLMS Spooky Podcasts for Middle Schoolers

Click on the box to see the NL Spooky Podcasts


CLICK ON THE BOX ABOVE for the North Lake website

In accordance with RCW 49.60, the Lake Stevens School District does not discriminate in employment and schools. The Lake Stevens School District provides Equal Educational and Employment Opportunity without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, sex, handicap/disability, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, creed, religion, age, veteran or military status, use of a trained dog to guide or service animal by a person with a disability and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and designated youth groups. The district complies with all applicable state and federal laws and regulations to include, but not limited to, Title IX, Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, RCW 49.60 “The Law Against Discrimination,” and RCW 28A.640 “Sex Equity,” and covers, but is not limited to, all district programs, courses, activities, including extracurricular activities, services, access to facilities, etc. Inquiries regarding compliance procedures should be directed to Lake Stevens School District, 12309 22nd St. NE, Lake Stevens, WA 98258, Attention: Title IX and Civil Rights Officer, John Balmer, (425) 335-1500, John_Balmer@lkstevens.wednet.edu or ADA Compliance Officer and Section 504 Compliance Officer, Miriam Tencate, (425) 335-1500, Miriam_Tencate@lkstevens.wednet.edu.