LCMS Weekly Newsletter

August 26, 2022

Dear Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Families,

We have had a great first full week of school and have enjoyed getting to know your students. They have been This week all students have been issued an iPad and charging block to use throughout the year. Please make sure that they bring their iPad fully charged to school each day. We appreciate your support.

Each year the University Interscholastic League (UIL) host a competition with the mission of motivating students:

  • To find new excitement in learning;
  • To work with others in a competitive atmosphere;
  • To achieve mastery of essential knowledge and skills;

  • To test their skills and knowledge;
  • To know the satisfaction of a successful performance; and
  • To achieve recognition for academic excellence.

Here is a flyer to check out if you and your student is interested in participating and to signup as well. UIL - Signup Flyer


We still need your help! Please consider helping out with our concessions this year. If you are able to help, please sign up in the link provided. Thank you in advance! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4CABAC2DAAFA7-lcms3


Jess McReynolds, Cathy Barnhill, & Tracye McCallister

Upcoming Events

LCMS Volleyball Game vs. Hutchinson

Thursday, Sep. 1st, 5:30pm

LCMS & Hutchinson

7th B/A Teams - 5:30/6:30 @ LCMS Main Gym

8th B/A Teams - 5:30/6:30 @ Hutchinson

Labor Day - No School

Monday, Sep. 5th, 8:15am-4pm

LCMS

LCMS 7th Grade Football vs. McCool Scrimmage

Wednesday, Sep. 7th, 5:30pm

LCMS

7th Grade - 5:30 @ LCMS Field

LCMS Volleyball Game vs. LBMS

Thursday, Sep. 8th, 5:30pm

Lubbock-Cooper High School

7th A Team - 5:30 @ LCHS Main Gym

7th B Team - 6:30 @ LCHS Practice A Gym

8th B Team - 5:30 @ LCHS Practice A Gym

8th A Team - 6:30 @ LCHS Main Gym

LCMS & LBMS 8th Grade Pool Play Volleyball Tournament

Saturday, Sep. 10th, 9am

LCMS & LBMS

All 8th Grade A Teams - Start Time 9:00AM @ LBMS Main Gym

All 8th Grade B Teams - Start Time 9:00AM @ LCMS Main Gym

LCMS 8th Grade Football vs. Cavazos

Tuesday, Sep. 13th, 5:30pm

LCMS

8th Grade B - 5:30 @ LCMS Field

8th Grade A - 6:45 @ LCMS Field

LCMS Volleyball Game vs. Frienship

Thursday, Sep. 15th, 5:30pm

LCMS & Frienship

7th B/A Teams - 5:30/6:30 @ LCMS Main Gym

8th B/A Teams - 5:30/6:30 @ Frienship

Homecoming Events

Friday, Sep. 16th, 4:30pm

LCMS & Pirate Stadium

LCMS Homecoming Dance - 4:30-6:30 @ LCMS Cafeteria

LCHS Homecoming Football Game - 7:00-10:00 @ Pirate Stadium

School Information

We need your help! Please consider helping out with our concessions this year. If you are able to help, please sign up in the link provided. Thank you in advance! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4CABAC2DAAFA7-lcms3

Absences - Parents are to report student absences including early outs/late arrivals in their Skyward Family Access via an attendance request. This can be done in the app or on a desktop. Click here to view a how to video When submitting an Early Out or Late Arrival absence request, please be sure to UNSELECT the ‘all day check mark’. This ensures the attendance office knows what time your child will be leaving and/or arriving. Campus attendance email is for submitting documentation, such as a doctors note. If you have any questions please contact Annie Young ayoung@lcisd.net or by calling the front office.

Skyward - Lubbock-Cooper ISD provides parents access to their children's records via our student information system, Skyward Family Access. Skyward Family Access maintains an open line of communication between school and home, and allows parents and students the opportunity to view grades, attendance information, schedules, calendars, and additional information any time of day. Skyward Family Access is available any place with an internet connection. Skyward Parent Link

Student Badges - All students will receive and must have their badges on them at all times. Badges will be used everyday to include: Bus Riding, Lunch Purchase, Library Checkout, etc.

Student Dress Code - As we return from summer break, please remind your students of our dress code policy. Student Dress Code

Transportation - If your child will be riding the bus this year, you MUST complete the Transportation Request Form that can be found here. Student badges will be used to ensure the safety of your students this year. Campuses will be able to know exactly where and when students are dropped off and/or picked up.

Other Organization Information

Lubbock-Cooper ISD provides space in its newsletters for organizations to post their events and messages. Such posting does not indicate any endorsement by the District. The following are messages from other organizations.


Communities In Schools (CIS):

Please see the Amazon Wish List that has been created if you would like to donate items to our Pirate Pantry.


Parent Teacher Organization (PTO):

LCP Gear Order Form 2022-2023! Please click on the link to see available styles and to place an order. Deadline to order is Wednesday, August 31. Shirts will be delivered to the home school you choose on the form.


LCMS Football Spirit Wear:

Please check out our LCMS Football Spirit wear here! Orders are due by August 30th.


Lady Pirate Basketball Spirit Wear:

We now have an online store, LCP Basketball Spirit Wear Store, setup with some great LCP apparel! We'd love your support of Lady Pirate Basketball!

This online store closes September 1st and orders will be delivered to the specified campus.

Happy shopping!!!


FCCLA Spirit Wear:

The student organization, FCCLA, is printing a reorder of shirts on sizes we ran out of at convocation. This is a primary fundraiser for the year to help with competitions and student travel. Here is the link to access the online order form for FCCLA Spirit Wear Orders are due by Friday, Sept. 2nd and will be delivered to your campus the week of September 12th.

Lubbock-Cooper Middle School Administration Team

Mrs. Jess McReynolds - Principal

Mrs. Cathy Barnhill - Assistant Principal

Mrs. Tracye McCallister - Assistant Principal