East News

From Principal Matt Scott

East News 09.11.22

Hey! This is Matt Scott - Principal @ East Limestone!


I hope everyone had a nice weekend.


We will have school pictures on September 22. This will be our fall picture session and will be the picture that goes in the yearbook. Make-up day will be Oct 25.


Sep 12 - MS / JV football @ Clements @ 5:30

Sep 12 - 7th / 8th grade volleyball @ home v ABS @ 4:30

Sep 13 - 7th / 8th & Varsity volleyball @ home v Tanner / Columbia @ 4:30

Sep 15 - MS football @ Ardmore @ 5:30

Sep 15 - Varsity / JV volleyball @ home v Madison Academy @ 4:30

Sep 16 - Varsity Football @ Russellville 7:00 pm



Just a reminder - our middle school office is now open. Middle school parents can pull around on the south side of campus, park on the side and walk under the awning to the middle school front office for check-ins, check-outs or for deliveries.


Progress reports went home on Friday, September 9th. If you have not seen your student’s progress report, you may want to ask them or review it on Powerschool.


September is attendance awareness month. Please log on to Powerschool and review your child’s attendance. Just a reminder - parent notes and Dr notes are due upon return within 3 days of an absence. Please review our student handbook for our attendance policy for absences: LINK


Types of excused absences:


Sickness or hospitalization

Death in the family

Court appearance

Principal pre-approved absence

Religious holiday absence (pre-approved)

Emergency reasons - has to be Principal approved


All other absences are considered unexcused.


Boys Soccer tryouts Sept 19-23 and girls soccer tryouts are Sept 26-30. If you are interested, please sign up for tryouts at http://eastlimestonesoccer.com


Reminders:

7:25 - Doors open / car line starts

Upcoming Dates:

Oct 6 - 1/2 Day

Oct 7 - 16 - FALL BREAK

Nov 11 - Veterans Day - no school

Nov 21 - E-Learning Day

Nov 22 - 27 - Thanksgiving holiday break

Dec 17 - Jan 3 - Christmas holiday break

Jan 16 - MLK holiday - no school

Feb 20 - Presidents Day - no school

Mar 24 - Apr 2 - SPRING BREAK

May 26 - Last day of school


Lunch menu:

Monday - BBQ pork sandwich

Tuesday - Corndog

Wednesday - Lasagna

Thursday - Spicy chicken

Friday - pizza


If we can ever help you please don’t hesitate to call, email or come by the school. We want you to have a great year.


I hope everyone has a great week!


Thank you and #GoEast

LCS Bus Info - Remind message sent out by LCS Bus Garage

Daily remind message concerning bus info for Limestone County Schools.


Be in the know when bus delays happen.


Send a text to 81010 and send this message "@lcsbuses" or click the following link:


https://www.remind.com/join/lcsbuses

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Middle School Q&A Night on 08.30.22

** We will host a Middle School Q & A Night on 08.30.22 from 4:00-6:00 for grades 6, 7, & 8.**


- This will be a come and go Q&A night with Ms. Medley & Mr. Scott and a few middle school staff members.

Important Dates

Aug 8 - 1st day of school

Aug 18 - East @ Athens - Varsity Football

Sep 5 - Labor Day - no school

Oct 6 - 1/2 Day for students

Oct 7 - 16 - FALL BREAK

Nov 11 - Veterans Day - no school

Nov 21 - E-Learning Day

Nov 22 - 27 - Thanksgiving holiday break

Dec 17 - Jan 3 - Christmas holiday break

Jan 4 - 1st day of 2nd semester

Jan 16 - MLK holiday - no school

Feb 20 - Presidents Day - no school

Mar 23 - 1/2 for students

Mar 24 - Apr 2 - SPRING BREAK

May 26 - Last day of school

22-23 School Calendar

East Football News - Meet Coach Woodfin! (News Article)

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Free & Reduced Lunch Application


Filling out the Free and Reduced Lunch Application just got easier! Simply scan the QR code on a mobile device to access the application or visit myschoolapps.com



As a reminder, beginning in August, paying student lunches will be $2.60. Anyone needing assistance paying must complete a Free and Reduced Lunch Application BEFORE classes resume August 8 in order to start the year on the Free and Reduced Lunch program. The reduced lunch price will be $.40. Breakfast will continue to be free for all students.

East Limestone Administration

Principal - Matt Scott

Instructional Supervisor - Dr. Rikki Wise

Assistant Principal - Jordan Angus

Assistant Principal - Laura Root

Assistant Principal - Brian Green

Principal Matt Scott

Instagram @PrincipalMS


I am proud to be the Principal @ East Limestone.


Before becoming Principal at East, I served as the Principal @ Creekside for 18 years. The 22-23 school year will be my 28th year in education overall.


I graduated in 1995 from The University of Alabama with my BS in Education.


I am very excited to be a part of East and our community. If you ever need anything, please do not hesitate to call, email, or come by to see me.


Thx MS