Locust Grove Middle School

January 2016

8th Grade parents and students: These 3 announcements are for you!

Ways to stay up to date:

  • Sign up for LGM Remind 101 by texting to 81010 message @lgmsinfo

  • View our Master Calendar located on the school webpage and here.

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Trip Around Georgia Reminders

- The 2nd payment of $130.00 is due no later than Friday, January 22, 2015

**No refunds possible.**

- Students who are assigned to ISS two times or more/or who receive one assignment to OSS between the dates of November 1 and April 1 will NOT be allowed to attend the trip. Additionally, no refunds will be made. (Any questions or concerns about this policy should be directed to Mr. Townsend. Final decisions will ultimately be made at his discretion.)

- All students who attend the trip must be passing a minimum of three academic classes by April 1, 2015, or they will not be allowed to attend the trip.


Congratulations to the following students for making it to the District Honor Band! These students had to audition for these spots.

Connor Hall, Zach Smith, Christyana Alston, Jacob Evarts, and Ahava Murray

The following students also made District Honor band, but have earned a State level audition as well!

Connor Biffle, Kaleb Smith, Kaitlin King, Alex Berry, and Kecey Davis

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Congratulations to Giana Curra!

Giana Curra is the 7th grade county level winner in the Literacy Days writing competition. She will be representing Henry County at the regional competition in February. Congratulations, Giana!

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Important parent meeting (DATE CHANGE)

Parents of all LGMS athletes need to meet at Locust Grove High School on January 13th, at 6:30pm, for a meeting about the upcoming E-SPLOST.

Redefining School

Watch this video to learn how LGMS is redefining what traditional learning looks like, and read the article to see how the state is taking notice.


"Locust Grove middle takes unique teaching approach"