Trail Talk

Student Bulletin - September 3, 2023


Monday 9/4:
  • No School - Holiday

Tuesday 9/5:

  • Last day to order XC Spirit Wear (see link below)
  • NWEA in ELA Classes
  • Musical Participant Parent Meeting (5:30PM-6:00PM) / Library Media Center
  • 7th & 8th Grade NYC Summer Trip Meeting (6:00PM-7:00PM) / Library Media Center

Thursday 9/7:

  • School Fall Picture Day
  • Football Game (C) (4:00PM) HOME vs. Maple Park Middle @ ETMS


  • 9/12 - 6th Grade Grand Canyon Summer Trip Parent Meeting (6:00PM-7:00PM) / Library
  • 9/12 - 7th Grade Human Growth & Development Meeting (6:30PM-8:00PM) @ SLC



If your student will be absent from school, please call in the absence by 9:30 AM to the Attendance Secretary at 816-986-2577. The attendance voicemail line is available 24/7.

Smile.... School Picture Day!

Fall School picture day will be Thursday, September 7th.

Students can bring their payment envelope/order form

with them on picture day or pictures can be

pre-ordered online at:


Lost and found items are starting to trickle in at our front office. Student please stop by the front office to see if your lost item might be there. Thank you!

LSR7 Football Games

LSR7 encourages, supports, and welcomes fan attendance at our home football games.

To provide the safest possible environment, all students grades K-8 must be accompanied by an adult at all home football games at LSHS, LSN, and LSW. Any unaccompanied student will not be permitted entry to the game.

All student spectators in grades K-8 are encouraged to sit with their adult chaperones. If a student spectator becomes a disruption to the event, the student will be required to sit with their chaperone or directed to leave the game.

Backpacks are prohibited.

Bison XC Spirit Wear

Get your Bison XC Spirit Wear!

The Spirit Wear Store will close Tuesday, September 5th @ 11:59 PM CDT

(only a few items are shown below)


Reading Programs!

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Stay tuned for more updates and Club additions.

Informational flyers are always available in our Front Office or the grade-level pods on the Activities Board.


Ways to get involved! We want every BISON to love being a part of our school!
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7th & 8th Grade Goes To New York 2024!

Is your 7th or 8th Grade student interested in going to New York City?

There will be a parent informational meeting on Tuesday, September 5th, from 6:00PM-7:00PM at ETMS in the Library Media Center.

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6th Grade Grand Canyon Adventure 2024!

Attention 6th Graders!

Are you interested in going to the Grand Canyon?

There will be a Grand Canyon school trip parent meeting on Tuesday, September 12th,

from 6:00PM-7:00PM in the ETMS Library Media Center.

Please see the registration link below if interested.

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Mrs. Mickelberry's 8th Grade Industrial Tech class worked on the Team Design Challenge.

The objective is to build the tallest and strongest tower with only paper and tape.

Mrs. Frashier's Industrial Tech class completed the Engineering Coaster Challenge.


Car Rider Map

Cars will NOT be allowed to use the west entrance - this is for buses only.

Car Riders = East Entrance

Buses Only = West Entrance

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ETMS Athletics/Activities sportsYou app

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Bison Spirit Wear!

Looking to add to your Bison Spirit Wear Collection?!

Spirit wear can be purchased through the front office.

ETMS can only accept CASH or CHECK.

Box Tops for Education

Help East Trails Middle School raise funds by submitting your Box Tops online at