LENAPE MIDDLE SCHOOL SMOKESIGNAL

February 27, 2020

Spring Musical - Legally Blonde Jr.

Lenape's Spring Musical this year is Legally Blonde Jr. Based on the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde The Musical JR. is a fabulously fun journey of self-empowerment and expanding horizons.The show's instantly recognizable songs are filled with humor, wit and sass, leaving cast members and audiences alike seeing pink!


Performance dates and times are:

Thursday, March 12th - 7:00PM

Friday, March 13th - 7:00 PM

Saturday, March 14th - 2:00 PM

Saturday, March 14th - 7:00 PM


Tickets are on sale. Click here to purchase tickets.

PSSA Testing

Please be mindful when you are planning a vacation that attendance is important for our students for PSSA testing.


English Language Arts - April 21st, 22nd, & 23rd

Math - April 28th

Science - 8th gr - April 29th

Keystone Math - May 19th & 20th

9th Grade - Washington DC Trip

9th Grade trip to Washington DC trip will be on Wednesday, April 7th. The buses will be leaving Lenape at 5:30 AM and returning to Lenape by 8:30 PM. Students must bring a bag lunch and money for dinner. The cost of the trip is $55.00 and MPP will be open until March 31st..

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If you are having a financial hardship and can not pay for the field trip please contact your child's guidance counselor - Mrs. Jodi Schmon A-I jschmon@cbsd.org and Mrs. Courtney Nolan J-R cnolan@cbsd.org and Ms. Marykate Blankenburg S-Z mblankenburg@cbsd.org


All parents must sign permission slip on MPP regardless of financial status.


The students has arranged their groups, then groups will be assigned to a bus with teachers and chaperones.


Any questions please contact Ms. Janet Bachelor jbachelor@cbsd.org or Mrs. Jeanene Henry jhenry@cbsd.org.

Attendance Procedures


To Report An Absence:


Please send an email to lenapeattendance@cbsd.org.

Please include the following in the subject line: student, name, grade, date of absence and absence reason. There is no need to leave anything in the body of the email. You may also leave a message on the Lenape 24 hour attendance hotline (267)893-2820. Please include your student's name, grade, date of absence and reason in the voicemail. Do Not leave a message about picking up your student early on the voicemail or email. If your son or daughter is late to school, please send them in with a note for their lateness.


Picking up-signing out student for appointments:

If you are picking up your child for an appointment - please have him/her bring a note to the main office first thing upon arrival at school so they can be issued a dismissal pass from class. The parent must come into the front office to sign out your student. If student is returning from an appointment - the student may walk themselves back into school with their pass.


Students are not allowed to call (or text message) home directly to be picked up for illness. In cases when a student becomes ill during the school day, the school nurse will contact the parent and coordinate this dismissal.

RELAY FOR LIFE OF CENTRAL BUCKS MIDDLE SCHOOLS

Relay for Life Kick Off has begun for 8th & 9th grade. Relay for Life will be on Saturday, May 16th at Tohickon Middle School from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM


Any questions, please contact Lauren Spiece lspiece@cbsd.org and Anna Gabriel agabriel@cbsd.org - Lenape MS Coordinators for Relay.


All parent permission forms and $10 registration fee are due by March 13th in order to participate. Checks for the registraion fee should be made out to American Cancer Society.

Click here to register. Registration opens on 2/26 until 3/13/2020

CB West Girls Basketball Camp

The CB West girls’ basketball program is excited to offer a fun, instructional basketball camp for girls in grades 3rd -9th. The camp is for players of all levels! From beginners to those with an advanced skill level. Our camp is designed to provide fundamental skill work and a fun and enjoyable environment for all participants. Our girls are excited to work with the up and coming stars of the CB West community and more!!! Camp will feature counselors from our current team and alumni. All proceeds benefit the Central Bucks West Girls Basketball Program! All campers will receive a camp T-shirt.

Registration Process:


All registrations will occur online and will be paid by credit card with MyPaymentsPlus. No checks will be collected.


To Register:

1. Go to www.cbsd.org @ click on the link on the right-hand side for the “Community School”.

2. Next click on the link on the left hand side for “Extra Activities”

3. Follow the directions provide to register for a free MyPaymentsPlus account.

4. One you are registered you may register for camp.



*** If you wish to pay by any other methods you must do so at the Central Bucks

Educational Services Building located at 16 Welden Drive, Doylestown, Pa 18901

Please direct questions about payment to: sheine@cbsd.org


When: July 13th- 16th from 9:00am to 2:00 pm


Location: CB West High School Gym


Cost: $175


Lunch: Campers are welcome to bring their own lunch or purchase lunch at camp.


Directed by: Zach Sibel: CB West Varsity Head Coach

Bridging the Gap: iSmart Parenting - Presented by NOVA

A program for Central Bucks School District Parents and Guardians. Please join us for this informational session on Thursday, March 19th, 6:30PM at Jamison Elementary School, 2090 Land Rd, Jamison.


Topics include cyberbullying, current social media trends, online safety and Detective Dante N. Montella, Bucks County District Attorney's Office, will share his insight and expertise.

MARCH BOOMERANG

MARCH - (#17) Creative Activities - Young person spends 3 or more hours per week in lessons or practicing music, theater or the arts. All March nominations must be submitted by March 27th to Marykate Blankenburg mblankenburg@cbsd.org

Dates to Remember

March 12th - Spring Musical

March 13th - Spring Musical

March 14th - Spring Musical 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM

March 19th - Parent Council

March 19th - NOVA Presentation - Jamison

March 19th - BCMEA Festival

March 27th - Jazz Festival - Tamanend