Panther Weekly Newsletter

Hope in Action; Belief in Action; Success in Action!

Week of May 13th, 2019

What's Going on at LOK!

End of Grade Testing (GMAS)

We are on Week 3 Georgia Milestones testing for our students! 4th grade resumes testing Monday!

We are proud of all of our students for working hard during this testing period!

Please refer to letters below regarding testing dates. Letters are available in English & Spanish.

Be Ready for the Test!

Field Day

Field Day is all day Friday, May 17th!

Parents make sure you have talked to Ms. Harris our Parent Liaison about participating with your child's class on that day. You must have completed our online parent volunteer course before attending Field Day.

Save the Date!

Awards Ceremonies

Please note the date and times of our Awards Programs:

Tuesday, May 21 - 1st grade 9am 2nd grade 12pm

Wednesday, May 22 - PreK 9am 3rd grade 1pm

Thursday, May 23 - K 9am

Friday, May 24 9:30

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103,000 & Counting!

We are almost at 103,000! Students have logged in over 100,000 minutes. Thanks to our community members who have logged in their minutes as well. Keep going Panthers! Our minutes can be logged in during the summer as well so make sure you allow them time to log in minutes over the summer.

student website:

parent & community website:

Beanstack is also an app for your tablet and phones!

Class Pass @ APS

Keep your child's reading stamina up by visiting the library and checking out books!

Remember all they need is their APS Network ID and password

Students can check out books at ANY Atlanta Public and their APS network information allows them to check out ebooks online at the the library website & app.

Class Dojo

Have you connected with your child's teacher through Class Dojo? It is a free app available on all devices. Check on your child's behavior, send messages directly to your child's teacher. Keep up with what's going on in your child's class with Class Dojo!

APS Address Momo Challenge

Parents, please take the time to read this letter from L.O. Kimberly & APS regarding the recent media reports about the Momo Challenge.