The Monday Minute

Week of January 9th @ LVMS

We hope everyone had a nice weekend!


Attention 8th Grade Families!

Please check the section below with important information on WMCHS Registration and Yearbook Orders / Ads.

LVMS Lunch Menus and Information

Daily Announcements

Did you know the daily announcements that are made each morning are also available on our website? Stay informed with what the students hear each morning by visiting our website!


LVMS Announcements Website

Attention 8th Grade Students and Parents

Be on the lookout for high school registration information from West Morris Central High School this month! Online registration directions will be mailed to your home this month from WMCHS. Registration must be completed ELECTRONICALLY by January 27, 2023. Please submit a copy of your student's birth certificate to your student's LVMS homeroom teacher by January 15, 2023.

2022-23 LVMS Yearbook Order!

​Don't forget to order your 2022-23 LVMS Yearbook!
CLICK HERE​ for online order - Deadline to order is February 14, 2023
School Name - Long Valley Middle School
Job #: 4877


8th Grade Families - Order your Yearbook Ads Here!

The Yearbook Staff at Long Valley Middle School invites you to make a memorable addition to the 2022-23 Yearbook in the form of a WELL WISHER. Some parents surprise their graduate with this gift. All Ads must be purchased by February 14, 2023. NO LATE SUBMISSIONS will be accepted beyond that submission date. Only one ad per student is allowed. See attached flyer for instructions & more information.

Please contact Mrs. Burke or Ms. Denny directly with any additional questions.

LVMS Lock-In

The LVMS Student Council and National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) will be hosting an overnight lock-in at Long Valley Middle School! The evening will consist of games, snacks, karaoke, movies and a bagel breakfast. Pizza will be sold for $2.00 a slice in the evening. Students will be sleeping in the gyms, separated by gender. Teachers and parents will be chaperoning during the entire event.


Event Information:


Date: Friday, January 13 at 8:00 PM to Saturday, January 14 at 8:00 AM


Cost: $25.00 per student (checks can be made payable to "LVMS")


Permission Slips:

General Permission Slip

Permission Slip w/ Medical Information

**Please submit permission slips and payment by Tuesday, January 10th to reserve your spot. Permission slips will be accepted until Friday, January 13th, but spots are limited and registration may close prior to 1/13/23!


Parent Volunteers: Please email Mrs. Udelsman if you are interested in chaperoning any portion of this event. Additional information included on permission slips.


At this time, this event will be open to 8th Graders Only and space is limited. If registrations are low, consideration will be given to opening this event to 7th graders as well.

Robotics Club - COME JOIN!

Attention 7th and 8th graders! There are available spaces in the robotics club for 7th and 8th grade students. The club meets on Fridays before school at 7:45 AM. If interested, please email or see Mr. Kasper this week for more info and a permission slip.


NJHS Fundraiser!

The members of the NJHS are selling PureVida school color bracelets! Bracelets are $8.00 each. Flyers will be handed out during lunches and made available during homeroom. The final day to order a bracelet is Friday, January 27, 2023. Please see Mrs. Smith in Room 20 with any additional questions.

ATHLETICS UPDATE

Boys Basketball

The Panther boys basketball team dropped a hard fought decision on Friday to Brooklawn. Michael Kisatsky, Brennan Morgan, and Parker Sietz led the Panthers in scoring. Come out and support the team today, as the Panther boys basketball team takes on Roxbury.


Team Website: Boys Basketball

2022-23 Boy Basketball Schedule

Coach Dauchert

Girls Basketball

Girls basketball continues their season this afternoon away vs. Roxbury. They will play at Black River Middle School and Central Middle School (Parsippany) on Wednesday and Friday.


Team Website: Girls Basketball

2022-23 Girls Basketball Schedule

Coach Denny

Spring Sports Paperwork

All paperwork and physicals for Spring Sports will be due on Friday, March 17th. Please CLICK HERE for additional information and paperwork. Late forms or incomplete packets cannot be accepted after Friday, March 17th.


Boys Baseball - 7th / 8th Grades

Coach Dauchert

Website


Girls Softball - 7th / 8th Grades

Coach Demarest

Website


Boys and Girls Track & Field** - 6th - 8th Grades

Coach Stramaglia and Coach Petrucelli

Boys Website

Girls Website

Track & Field is open to 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Students

Check out the LVMS Sports Portal for all schedules / sports team updates.


Any questions can be directed to individual coaches or to Mr. Mitch Schlesinger, LVMS Sports Coordinator

PTA Events & Information

PTA Monthly Meeting, Wed. 1/11, 7 p.m. LVMS Library. Please join us for our January PTA meeting. We will hold an election for the open PTA President and Treasurer positions at that time. If you are interested in running for either role (interim through June 2023), please contact Ashley Collins.