Lansdowne Middle Newsletter

October 31, 2022

A note from Mr. Warfel

Hello LMS families!

Our first Marking period concludes this Friday, and we will have a half day for students. Our student schedule is below.

Our first PTS night event will be a virtual event on November 2nd. Our goal is to establish our executive board and begin our PTSA!

Our Trunk or Treat event was a HUGE success! We had 884 people sign-in to our event and all families and staff who participated had a great time 🙂 Thank you for your participation in the LMS community event.

The Magnet application deadline for 2023-2024 is Friday November 4th. Please access the parent portal in FOCUS to access applications to apply for a magnet school.

American Education Week will occur November 14th - 18th and the schedule is as follows:

  • November 14 - Grade 6 Parents/Guardians
  • November 15 - Grade 7 Parents/Guardians
  • November 16 - Grade 8 Parents/Guardians
  • November 17 - Grandparents and Older Siblings (adult age)

Thank you and have a great evening!

Ryan Warfel

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pta meeting

Our first PTA meeting of the year will be November 2, 2022 at 6:00.

We will be meeting VIRTUALLY on google meet. Go to

Grades, Closings, Athletics

The end of the quarter is upon us! Friday November 4th is the FINAL day of quarter 1. Please double check your student's grades. Athletic eligibility is based on 1st MP grades and students need a 2.0 and no more then 1 E to be eligible for winter sports. Winter sports begin on November 15th.

Remember that schools are:

  • dismissed THREE hours early Friday, November 4
  • CLOSED Tuesday November 8

Community Partner Spotlight: TRIO ETS

TRiO Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a federally funded post-secondary outreach program designed to motivate 500 middle school and high school students to excel in school while encouraging their pursuit at a post-secondary education. The goal of the program is to prepare students towards being competitive and eligible applicants for a post-secondary institution upon graduating from high school.

Students accepted into the ETS program will join a community where they will be supported and encouraged to succeed personally and academically through the programs efforts of academic, career, and college supports until high school graduation.

Students received applications during lunch & at Trunk or Treat. Have a completed application? Turn it into guidance! The first field trip to Main Event is SOON.

Upcoming events

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