The LMS Lowdown

June 11, 2021

PRINCIPAL'S MESSAGE

This is the final Lowdown of the year. It's amazing that school will close on Wednesday. We are looking forward to a much better opening next year. I hope all of you get to spend time with your families, get away and just relax. See you in September.

MASK UPDATE

At last night's Board of Education meeting they passed a motion making masks optional on buses and both indoors and outdoors for staff and students for the remainder of the year and the summer, effectively immediately.

8TH GRADE GRADUATION

Graduation will be Tuesday at 3pm out back of Ashbrook. People can start arriving at 2:30pm. Masks and social distancing are optional, but recommended for those who are unvaccinated.



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8TH GRADE HAVING FUN

Our 8th graders took advantage of the new optional mask and relaxed social distancing rules and had a great time outside today.
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CHROMEBOOK COLLECTION

All chromebooks, chargers and cases (if issued) will be collected after the 20-21 school year ends. Dates are as follows:


  • Wednesday, June 16th (in the afternoon)
  • Thursday, June 17th
  • Monday, June 21st
  • Tuesday, June 22nd


The collection will occur in front of Bobby’s Run School. Times are TBD but will be distributed via email in the near future.

THANK YOU FOR VOTING!!

Mr. Wilkinson and the technology department put together a video to apply for a grant to win a classroom Chromebook package and we won!! The package was worth more than $15,000. Great job. See the video below, Mr. Wilkinson running is worth the view.
Votes are in! Here are the winners of #TraferaGiveBack2021!

COVID-19 REMINDERS AND UPDATES


  • Please keep your child home if they are sick, and notify Mrs. Gambino as to why they are absent. She can be reached at agambino@lumberton.k12.nj.us
  • Make sure Genesis is updated if there were any changes to contact information.
  • Please notify if you have traveled out of state. The following states do not require a quarantine after travel: Pennsylvania, Delaware, New York and Connecticut. If you traveled to another state, You will need to quarantine for 10 days.
  • Please notify if your child or anyone in your household has tested positive for Covid-19.
  • If your student has symptoms of Covid-19, they will need a negative test or quarantine for 14 days before returning to school. An alternative diagnosis is no longer allowed.
  • At this time, close contacts will need to quarantine for 14 days if exposed to a Covid-19 positive person.
  • If your child or anyone in your home is being tested, keep your child home until the results are back.


Covid-19 Symptoms

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Nasal congestion or runny nose
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Stomachache
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Poor appetite or poor feeding, especially in babies under one year old
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SPIRIT DAYS AND SCHOOL CLOSINGS

Monday, June 14th- 8th grade Awards, 6:30

Monday, June 14th- 6th and 7th Grade Awards, virtual at 7:30

Tuesday, June 15th- No Afternoon Classes

Tuesday, June 15th- 8th Grade Graduation

Wednesday, June 16th- No Afternoon Classes and Last Day of School!!!

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