Laura Bush Middle School

Week of May 8th

Reporting Absence

Please click the button below for information on reporting absences.
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Important Dates

  • May 10th - Reading STAAR - all grades
  • May 11th - Math STAAR - all grades
  • May 12th - Social Studies STAAR - 8th grade only
  • Math 13th - Final FCA of the year
  • May 13th - End of Year Awards - award winners should've received an invitation in the mail yesterday. If it didn't arrive yesterday, hopefully it will on Monday. We also sent a skyward message to award winners yesterday (approx. 4:30) as a back up source of communication.
  • May 17th - Technology pick up - Please make sure that your child has their ipad, case w/keyboard, logitech crayon, school issued charger block/cord
  • May 19th - Pictures for badges - see info below


6th and 7th Grades

Reading - May 10th

Math - May 11th

8th Grade

Reading - May 10th

Math - May 11th

History - May 12th

  • Testing will be from 8:15-12:30.
  • ***Lunch times will be altered on May 10th and May 11th, so bringing a lunch or buying one in the cafeteria may be a good idea. Grade levels will likely be combined at different times to some extent.***
  • Please make every effort to be in attendance these days.

End of Year Award's - May 13th

8th Grade - 9:00 am (guests can enter at 8:40 am)

7th Grade - 10:30 am (guests can enter at 10:15 am)

6th Grade - 1:00 pm (guests can enter at 12:40 pm)

You may check your student out after the awards ceremony if you choose to.

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Final Exam Schedule

May 23rd and 24th - Elective Finals

  • Regular school days
  • If your child is exempt, they won't take a final during the period, but will be expected to be in attendance

May 25th - Core Finals

  • If your child has met the exemption criteria, they are not required to report to school

May 26th - Finals Make up

  • Only for those who need to complete a final that was missed due to absence

Exemption Criteria

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Photos for 2022-23 Student Badges

May 19th - All students will take photographs for the 22-23 student ID.
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Sports Physicals

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Hoops for Hope

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Online Payment Program

We are in the process of testing out our new online payment system. If your student has a fine to pay (badges, library, technology, etc) or you would like to make a donation to accounts such as Pirate Pantry, please check out our new site. This will require you to create an account, but then you can quickly select several categories for payment.

** Please review these steps prior to visiting the store. **

  • Click the button below for our store
  • Click "middle schools"
  • Click "LBMS"
  • Select the appropriate button

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Kyle Hendrix

Assistant Principal

Lance Lewis


Martha Zielinski

Karla Venable