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February 23, 2018

8th Grade Night at Longfellow- Save the Date

Norman North will be hosting an 8th-grade transition meeting at Longfellow on February 28 from 6:30 in the LMS auditorium.

Snacks for State Testing

As the testing session approaches, we are looking for donations for testing snacks. We will be providing all testers with pretzels. Please bring all donations to the front office.

LMS Booster Club will be meeting in the LMS library on February 27 @ 6pm.

6th Grade Students

The 6th-grade counselor Mrs. Perez will be visiting Social Studies classrooms on Monday, Feb. 26th (Mr. Burris) and Wednesday, Feb. 28th (Ms. Johnson) to talk about pre-enrollment for 7th grade. Students will be coming home with forms for parents to go over and sign. Forms are due back to Mrs. Perez by Monday, March 6th.


The packet includes explo or elective class sign up, Spanish 1 for 7th graders (for high school credit) information, and Student Aid form.


If you have any questions please email Carrie Perez at carriep@norman.12.ok.us

Athletic Update

Spring Sports


Any student wishing to participate in a Spring sport must have a sports physical submitted and all digital forms completed on Rank One (https://normanpublic.rankonesport.com/New/Home.aspx) before they can participate in practice.


Slow-Pitch Softball (7th and 8th Grade) - Email Coach Cosme (tcosme@norman.k12.ok.us) or Coach Jones (jbradley@norman.k12.ok.us) for more information.



Track (6th-8th Grade) - Email Coach Balkman (balkmana@norman.k12.ok.us) or Coach Meinke (stephaniem@norman.k12.ok.us) for more information.



Golf (7th and 8th Grade) - Email Coach Campos (Boys Coach - benitoc@norman.k12.ok.us) or Coach McKinzie (Girls Coach - kmckinzie@norman.k12.ok.us) for more information.

Tennis (7th and 8th Grade) - Practice has already started but students can still show up to participate. Email Coach Kieffer (lkieffer@norman.k12.ok.us) for more information.

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Testing Proctors Needed!

Longfellow Middle School is looking for test proctors for the 2017- 2018 test season. As a proctor, you will monitor test sessions to ensure that they are administered correctly and that students are on task and following test session rules. All proctors must be 18 years of age and be approved by the Site Principal. If you can help or know someone who can, please fill out the google form. https://tinyurl.com/LMS2018Testing

Order your Yearbook

Yearbooks prices have changed to $40. To order your yearbook, visit http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1292944/Longfellow-Middle-School/ and select the yearbook package. See Mrs. Jones for more information jbradley@norman.k12.ok.us.

Upcoming Events

February 27: LMS Booster Club Meeting, 6:00 pm library

February 28: 8th Grade Norman North Parent Meeting @ Longfellow, 6:30 pm

March 7: Norman North Incoming Freshman Course Fair

March 8: Norman North 8th Grade Pre-enrollment @ Longfellow

March 8: Softball v CCS

March 11: Book Fair for Longfellow Library

March 12: Softball v Whittier

March 13: Softball @ Alcott

March 13: Track & Field All City Preview

March 15: Softball vs Westmoore

March 15: Parent Teacher Conferences 5-8 pm

March 15: Tennis v Ada

March 16: Parent Teacher Conferences 8am- noon

March 16: Parent Teacher Conferences - No School for Students

March 19- 23: Spring Break

March 26: All City Band, Nancy O'Brian

March 27: All City Orchestra, Nancy O'Brian

March 27: Softball @ Irving

March 28: Boys Golf Monroney Tournament

March 29: Girls Golf Monroney Tournament

March 29-30: Softball @ Lexington Tournament

March 30: Track & Field Chisolm Trail Invitational

April 2- 27: State Testing

April 2: Girls Golf Del City Tournament

April 2: Softball @ Santa Fe South

April 2: Track & Field Bishop McGuinness Invitational

April 3: Tennis v Tecumseh

April 3: Softball @ Whittier

April 4: Boys Golf Elgin Tournament

April 5: All City Art Show, Nancy O'Brian

April 5: Softball vs Alcott

April 5: Tennis v Ardmore

April 5: Boys golf Stillwater Tournament

April 7: Track & Field Norman

April 9: Girls Golf Stillwater Tournament

April 10: Softball vs CCS

April 11: Boys Golf Del City Tournament

April 12: Girls Golf Plainview Tournament

April 12: Track & Field Yellow Jacket Invitational

April 16: Softball vs Harrah & Irving

April 19: Softball v Southmoore

April 20: Tennis v Norman

April 21: Tennis v Heritage Hall

April 21: Track & Field Norman/ Moore Conference Meet

May 1: Sports Banquet *Tentative

May 3: Spring Orientation for incoming 6th Graders, Longfellow MS @ 6:30 pm

May 8: Senior Receptions @ LMS *Tentative

May 10: Band Concert @ LMS

May 15: Choir Concert @ LMS

May 17: Orchestra Concert @ LMS


*Please check the Longfellow Middle School calendar for updates. http://www.norman.k12.ok.us/middle-school-longfellow/calendar