Friday Notes for LMS Staff

November 10, 2017

Link to Lion Share (Parent Newsletter)

Binder check for Wednesday, November 15 Explo 2-4-6-8

Upcoming Meetings:

Monday, November 13: Leadership

Wednesday, November 15: All staff must be in PLC for Get it Modules 3

All staff should be in the Honor Roll Breakfast in the Cafe by 8am.


No leadership on Monday Nov 20

Grab Bags

I have grab bags of 30 pieces of candy that you can come get for your homeroom class for PRIDE card rewards. I recommend that only students that have their PRIDE cards to get the reward. The grab bags are in my closet in brown paper bags.

Middle School Collaboration Days

The following departments will meet for collaboration days at Norman High School in room 703. Please get with Linda to get a subcode. Please do not wait to put in for a sub. As soon as you get the code, put it into SmartFind.


  • October 30 & December 1: Science Department
  • October 16 & November 13: Language Arts Department
  • October 23 & November 17: Math Department
  • November 6: Social Studies Department (another day will be coming)

Save the Date

The annual staff Christmas party is scheduled for Wednesday, December 13. More information coming soon.

LMS Help Desk through iTech goes live!

If you are having problems with your MacBook or need assistance from someone in iTech, get help at bit.ly/LMShelpdesk. This is for students only. You can continue to use https://sites.google.com/a/norman.k12.ok.us/lms-library/tech-help for staff assistance.

Please Help with Classroom Aids!

Students who are classroom aids should remain in your class. They should not be going to PE or the office.

No Learner Success Meetings on November 21st

Both teachers will be in flex time on November 21st.

NPS schools open for tours Nov. 12 from 2-4 p.m.

Norman residents have an opportunity to see first-hand how a $126 million bond issue has transformed many local schools. The district will open all schools for tours Sunday, Nov. 12, from 2-4 p.m. The bond, which passed in 2014 with an 84 percent approval rate, resulted in more than 40 improvement projects at schools across the district. Click here for more information.

Student Recognitions

The following students made the 7th grade Central Oklahoma Directors Association (CODA) honor band. Auditions were held on Saturday, November 4th at Edmond Santa Fe High School. Congratulations to Olivia Caudill, Steven Di Jorio, and Michael Standifer.


Students will meet in January for two days of rehearsals and will perform a free concert for the public on Saturday, January 6th.

Calendar Input Request

PEN is asking for staff input on the current draft of the 2019-2020 school calendar. Please see Jessica's email for more detailed information, as well as a link to a form to use in order to voice your constructive feedback and ideas.