LTMS Parent Newsletter

August 16th, 2019

Message from Mr. McCracken

Dear LTMS Families,

We had an incredible start to the school year this week! It was awesome to meet the students and see our wonderful staff in action. I hope you can make it to our "Back-to-School Night" coming up this Tuesday, August 20th from 6:00 - 7:30 as we look to make this year the best one yet.

Go Panthers.

Clark McCracken



Thought for the Week

Life Lessons

Monthly Staff Profile

One newsletter a month I will feature LTMS staff members so parents have a face with a name. This month I am highlighting our office staff and administration team.

Athletics Updates / Parent Meetings

We want students to participate in athletics and activities. Studies show that students involved in extracurricular activities do better in school! To participate, students need a physical (dated after May 1, 2019) on file in the office. Practices start this coming Monday, August 19th. Fall sports parent meetings dates and times are listed below:

Back-to-School Night

Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 6-7:30pm

8800 Penner Avenue

De Soto, KS

Please join us to meet our staff and learn more about LTMS. We will meet briefly in the auditorium and then families will have an opportunity to visit classrooms and meet teachers.

Macbook Deployment

Students will be receiving their MacBooks on Monday, August 19th during the school day. Students will be assigned a device and we will review the policies and procedures. Please help your student remember to charge their MacBook each night so they are ready each day at school.

Classroom Highlights

6th Grade / Exploratory

Seventh Grade

Student engagement is a pillar of "relevance." Since the seventh grade team "commons" area is unique and there are no lockers, the teachers had to make due with their first day supply drop off. To make it run smoothly, they used some engaging strategies...
Two Claps

Eighth Grade


Breakfast / Lunch Menu

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