Lion Share

November 10, 2017

Order your Yearbook

Yearbooks prices have changed to $40. To order your yearbook, visit http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1292944/Longfellow-Middle-School/ and select the yearbook package. See Mrs. Jones for more information jbradley@norman.k12.ok.us.
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Way to Go Longfellow! You have raised over $600 in our change drive.

We still have 24 kids that are needing sponsored for Love for Lions!

Each year Longfellow has a holiday sponsorship program for it's students in need. Each sponsor is given an anonymous wish list of the student's 3 wants and 3 needs than asked to shop for that student. If you are interested in sponsoring a Longfellow Lion please fill out the form below and Mrs Whittle will send you more information.


If you are need of assistance this holiday season please contact Mrs Whittle at 366-5948.


Love for Lions Sponsor Sign Up Form

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.

Longfellow Middle School represents NPS nationally!

To promote the new standards, the American Association of School Librarians put out a series of videos where students at all levels talk about how they learn in relation to these concepts. Several Longfellow students were showcased in the ads! Congratulations for representing Longfellow on the national stage.

CODA Honor Band

Auditions were held on Saturday, November 4th at Edmond Santa Fe High School for the 7th grade Central Oklahoma Directors Association (CODA) Honor Band. Congratulations to 7th graders 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.

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.

Great Technology Resource for Parents.

Check out the information from CommonSense.org. they have a lot of great resources for families concerning social media for teens.

https://www.commonsense.org/education/connecting-families/share

Upcoming Events

November 10: Veteran's Day through social studies

November 13: Basketball @ Highland East

November 15: Honor Roll Breakfast

November 16: 7th graders attending Norman North play

November 16: Basketball vs. Whittier

November 22- 24: Thanksgiving Break

November 27: Basketball vs Brink

November 29: Chickasaw Dance Team performances

November 30- December 2: LMS Tournament

December 4: Basketball v Alcott

December 5: Orchestra concert, LMS @ 7:00

December 6: PTA board meeting @ LMS 6:30

December 7: Choir concert, LMS, 7:00

December 7-9: Basketball Yukon Tournament

December 8: Winter Social @ LMS gym, 6:00- 8:00

December 11: Basketball v Southridge

December 11: Spelling Bee, 9-11 am

December 12: Band concern, LMS @ 7:00

December 13: Love for Lions Distribution Day

December 14: Basketball v Irving

December 15: Hanging of the Green


*Please check the Longfellow Middle School calendar for updates. http://www.norman.k12.ok.us/middle-school-longfellow/calendar