Friday Notes for LMS Staff

April 27, 2018

Link to Lion Share (Parent Newsletter)

Binder check for Wednesday, May 2: Math

Upcoming Meetings:

Monday, April 30: Leadership

Wednesday, May 2: Staff Meeting AM or PM options

No Work it Wednesday

Save the Dates. Please mark the following on your calendars.

May 1st: Sport Banquet

May 3rd: 6th-grade orientation @ 6:30 pm. All 6th-grade teachers will need to be at school.

May 8th: Senior recognition in the library from 4:50- 6:00

May 10th: Band Concert

May 15th: Choir Concert

May 16th: Retirement celebration in the library at 4:30

May 17th: Orchestra Concert

May 21st: Awards Assemby in the auditorium for 6:30 pm (All teachers are required to attend)

Spring Pictures this Friday!

Oklahoma pictures will be here on Friday for spring pictures and 2018 PRIDE card pictures for students. A schedule will be coming soon.

Flex Schedule

Just a reminder that we are running a flex schedule every Tuesday/ Thursday for the rest of May.

Senior Recognition Day at LMS

We will have senior recognition day on May 8 in the library from 4:50- 6:00.

Honor Roll breakfast has been moved to May 9th. I'll see you in the cafeteria that am to meet and great parents.

For your information: End of the year technology procedures for students

Close Out Steps for Academic Year:


  • If you are leaving the district at the end of this school year and not returning to Norman Public Schools next August 2018, we are checking with your school sites to see about early check in of devices prior to finals week.

    • The Help Desk Team will accept the MacBook Devices reviewing for damage and helping you to remove your covers that you may have purchased.

    • They will check in both cords that were provided to you in addition to checking in your MacBook.


  • For students who find out after the last day of school in May 2018 that they will not be returning to Norman Public Schools in August 2018, please return your device and cords to your respective school site or Technology Services Center at 4100 N. Flood Ave.

    • The Help Desk Team will accept the MacBook Devices reviewing for damage and helping you to remove your covers that you may have purchased.

    • They will check in both cords that were provided to you in addition to checking in your MacBook.


  • During the first three school weeks of May, for students who are planning on returning to the district next year.

    • Please check in with the Help Desk at your school site so we can review the devices for any potential damage, allowing us to repair during the early part of summer 2018 and returning the device to you promptly.

    • You will have the opportunity to keep the device over the summer.


  • Summertime Updates.

    • Upgrades to the devices will happen during the summer months. When these updates push out, please keep the device plugged into power and connected to the internet, so that the updates will continue to work properly for you.

    • If you have repairs that are needed, please contact the Help Desk at your respective school site to get your device repaired.

    • If your device is lost or stolen during the summer, please contact the help desk at your respective school site to report the loss.

      • If you would like assistance for this, please contact the NPS Help Desk at


  • Interested in Purchasing a MacBook Air.

    • In working with our partners at Apple, please see following link - Apple Education Pricing. This will provide you an option to purchase a comparable MacBook Air to what you have been using in your current studies.

    • Our current MacBook being used by students is a MacBook Air model A1466.


  • Email and Drive Items

    • If you are preparing to leave the district and not return in August 2018, you may have items in your drive and gmail that you would like to be able to access in the future. Please plan on copying these items out of email and or drive, as your account will be inactivated thirty (30) days after you leave the district.