The Monday Minute

Week of October 17th @ LVMS

We hope everyone enjoyed the weekend!


Don't forget! All LVMS Winter Sports paperwork for girls / boys basketball is due this Friday, October 21st. Please check the sports section below or CLICK HERE for all required information. Incomplete paperwork or late submission cannot be accepted!

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

Guidance Corner

School Violence Awareness Week

School Violence Awareness Week has been designated in New Jersey as the third week in October. The goal of School Violence Awareness week is to help keep our students safe, healthy, and in school. We recognize that our students are navigating a digital world, and in recognition of this, the Guidance Department has compiled a list of apps, sites, and resources for parents to be aware of.


To recognize School Violence Awareness Week, we ask all students to wear PURPLE on Friday, October 21st!

Stuff the Bus - Item Drive

National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) is hosting the "Stuff the Bus" Item Drive for the Long Valley Interfaith Food Pantry from October 17th - 21st. All items can be brought to homeroom each morning during this week.


Items that are needed are listed below!

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Modern Dance Company Tryouts

Calling all dancers, cheerleaders and gymnasts!


Interested in joining the LVMS Modern Dance Company?



Modern dance sign up sheets are posted by Mrs. Condron's- room 214 for 6th grade, Mr. Ryan's- room 5 for 7th grade, Mrs. Pinto's office and Mrs. M's- room 23 for 8th grade


Tryouts will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, November 1st and Wednesday, November 2nd from 3:30 - 5:00 PM.

Please come with a choreographed piece.

There will also be a choreographed dance to learn for those who do not have dance experience.


For more information contact Mrs. Michalopoulos or Mrs. Pinto

ATHLETICS - WINTER SPORTS UPDATE

ATTENTION ALL WINTER SPORT ATHELETES! ALL PAPERWORK / PHYSICALS FOR WINTER SPORTS ARE DUE BY 2:30 PM on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21st. INCOMPLETE OR LATE PAPERWORK WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED!


For more information on Winter Spots Please CLICK HERE

For Sports Participation Forms Please CLICK HERE


Boys Basketball

Coach Dauchert

Tryout Date: Monday, November 14th


Girls Basketball

Coach Denny

Tryout Date: Monday, November 14th


*Please be aware, Boys and Girls Basketball is only available to 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

Athletics - Fall Sports

Boys Soccer

The boys soccer team lost to Chester on Friday by the score of 4-1. Tyler Bentrewicz scored the Panthers lone goal with 30 seconds left in the game off a nice deflection pass from Tyler Els. The Panthers have an away game today versus Brooklawn.


Fall 2022 Team Schedule

Coach: Mr. Petrucelli

Website

Girls Soccer

The Lady Panthers lost their first game of the season against Chester on Friday by the score of 2-0. In a game where they dominated play and possession of the ball they just could not create the scoring opportunities they needed to make up the 2 goal deficit. The team will look to get back on track with their final regular season home game today after school against Brooklawn Middle School.


Fall 2022 Team Schedule

Coach: Mr. Demarest

Website

Girls Field Hockey

Field hockey beat Roxbury 3-1. Two goals were scored by Cassidy North assisted by Abby Prata and Lexi Buchanan. The third goal was scored by Abby Prata assisted by Cassidy North. Madison Candura, Lexi Buchanan and Meg Collins led the team with strong midfield play. Great job girls! Field hockey has a home game today after school.


Fall 2022 Team Schedule

Coach: Ms. Kozimor

Website

Boys and Girls Cross Country

There is an “Away Meet” on today, October 17th at Brooklawn Middle School. Best of luck to our Cross Country athletes today!


Fall 2022 Team Schedule

Coach: Mrs. Erbe

Website

PTA Events & Information

Join or Renew Your 2022-23 PTA Membership

Individual Family membership $20
Staff membership $15


6th Grade Fall Socials - Registration is Open

6th Grade Skate Social, November 3, 6-8 p.m. Villa Roller Rink, 2121 Route 57 Washington, NJ. Wear your best glow attire at this drop-off event for 6th graders. Sign up HERE to chaperone.


Apply for a Teacher Grant

To our LVMS Teachers: Do you have an idea not covered by your current budget that will take your curriculum to the next level? Apply for a PTA Teacher Grant today! Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the 2022-23 school year, as funds allow.


Scholastic Book Fair, 11/1-4
The Book Fair is coming to LVMS November 1-4. Students can shop during the school day. Payment can be cash, credit card or via the student eWallet, which is a safe, cashless way to shop the fair in-school or online. To preview the book list, fair details, and set up e-wallet, click here.

PTA Meeting with Guest Speaker Sergeant Robert Oranchak, 11/2
Save the date and plan to attend our next monthly meeting on Wednesday, 11/2 at 7 p.m. in the LVMS Library. Sergeant Robert Oranchak will join us to talk about school safety and his role at LVMS in keeping our kids safe.


Save the Date for these PTA Events! Visit www.Lvmspta.org for details

11/1-4 - Scholastic Book Fair
11/2 - PTA Meeting
11/3 - 6th Grade Fall Social, Villa Roller Rink. Registration details to follow