Lane Intermediate Community Message

April 26, 2019 Patriot Pride @LaneWAWM

Parent Satisfaction Survey

As we have been working hard, we now have something to ask of you. In April, our annual Parent Satisfaction Survey will open. I hope you will take the time to respond - your feedback is very important to us. The link is active until April 30th.

LINK: WAWM Parent Satisfaction Survey


Culture Club -- Ms. Gillitzer

Thursday after school

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Art Club -- see Ms. Sommer Bayer

Wednesday after school

Math Club -- see Mr. Kloiber

Wednesday during the day.

Chess Club -- Mr. Malin and Ms. Muyer

Monday after school 106

Book Club -- See Ms Duley /Ms Meyer

Tuesday - starting Oct.16

3:05 pm - 4:05 pm room 218


Starting Monday, October 1st

See Mr. Napoli with questions.

Cooking Club - See Ms. Merten

Wednesday, October 10th

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The form is in the office there is limited space.

Rock Stars -- See Mr. Simons and Mr. Stolpe

Tuesday, October 2

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Makerspace / Tech Club -- See Mrs. Smith

Wednesday, October 3

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Movie Club -- See Mr. Brown


Culture Fair - May 17

Lane Intermediate School will be hosting our second annual Multicultural Fair. An invitation is being extended to parents and guardians to participate with your child(ren) and house a table representing your culture. Many parents participated with their children last year making for awesome memories! Here are some details about this year’s fair:

  • Date of Event: Friday, May 17, 2019 1 to 3 pm.

  • Location: Lane Intermediate School/1300 S. 109th St. West Allis, WI 53214

Auxiliary Gym

  • Ethnic food samples are permissible but need to be labeled with all ingredients. Please NO NUTS OF ANY KIND AT THE FAIR OR IN ANY FOOD SAMPLES.

  • Any cultural artifacts, food, displays, flags, music, art, posters, dance, educational information, cultural dress, and the like would be welcome.

  • Tables will be set up in our auxiliary gym with representatives housing a table. Students will be able to walk through the gym and stop and talk to the representatives, sample food, play games, and learn.

  • Lane has approximately 530 students total in grades 6,7, 8.

  • The theme of Lane's Multicultural Fair is WE ARE ONE WORLD.

Would you please participate? Please call or email me. We want to make this a wonderful event for our students as they grow and learn about culture. Thank you in advance.

Note: Sixth grade students in Global Cultures classes (Ms. Calderon & Ms. Gillitzer) will be participating in the fair through projects assigned in Global Cultures.

Christine Piotrowski

Lane School Counselor

Multicultural Fair Coordinator

(414) 329-6614

Happenings at Lane!

May 3 -- 8th grade dance

May 3 -- Progress reports posted

May 15 -- Orchestra / Band concert @ 7:00 pm

May 17 -- Culture Fair

May 22 -- Choir concert @ 7:00 pm

8th Grade Dance -- May 3

Hello Parents!

The 8th Grade Formal will be held on Friday, May 3rd from 6 pm - 8 pm at Lane. The cost is $5 per student. The permission slip/ticket order form is attached and must be returned by April 30th. No tickets will be sold at the door. Pizza, chips, desserts and drinks will be served.

Parents are encouraged to come and take pictures at the beginning of the dance.

Parents: We need dance chaperones and dessert donations. Please consider helping! Sign-ups are below:

8th Grade Formal- Sweet Treats

8th Grade Formal- Event Help

8th Grade - Great America -- June 6

Great America permission slips and money, $45.00, are due on Tuesday, April 23rd.

The ticket includes a delicious all-you-can-eat picnic buffet. Students may bring additional money for concessions throughout the day. The ticket does not provide access to the waterpark. If a student has a season pass, the price is $15.00

Community Rummage Sale

The Communty-Based Transition Program will be holding their annual rummage sale and snack bar on Thursday May 23 and Friday May 24 at the Franklin Fieldhouse 1964 S. 86th street from 8am-5pm. All proceeds benefit the participants with special needs.

Music Fundraiser

The music department is kicking off our spring fundraiser with Yankee Candles. These fundraisers help us get bigger ticket items, like the 3 trombones band purchased this year. Last year, we fundraised $2900 and our goal this year is $3500.

I will be placing a catalog and order form in the lounge, please take a look and help support these musicians! If online orders shipped directly to you is more your style, here is the link to our online store.