LVMS Weekly Newsletter

Week of February 12, 2018

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LEARNING TODAY, LEADING TOMORROW, VIKINGS FOREVER!

IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES

Feb 13 - PTO Meeting

Feb 15 - Mandatory Cheer Tryouts Meeting

Feb 19 - Student Holiday

Feb 23 - Middle School Track Meet @ Blanco

Cheerleading Tryouts

ATTENTION 7th & 8th GRADE STUDENTS TRYING OUT FOR 2018-2019 CHEER TEAMS:

There will be a MANDATORY Parent/Candidate meeting

Where- LVMS Cafeteria

Who- All candidates AND parents/guardians

When- February 15th 2018 @ 7pm

Feel Free to reach out to Mrs. Hergenreder with any questions regarding this meeting

512.267.8300

Send Money If Your Child Wants to Show the Love!!

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TESTING DATES

Parents/Guardians,


We of course want to see your child in school everyday, but we recognize they will miss for a variety of reasons related to their lives outside of school. We've included the Spring testing calendar that you may use as you plan your respective families events for the semester.

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Shirts for Sale

Help support the Lago Vista Vikings and the LVMS NJHS!
Get your Viking Gear NOW to help you stay warm during the cool weather season.


This fundraiser is to help with NJHS New Member Induction Ceremony, National Membership Fee, and to support NJHS activities.



https://www.bonfire.com/lago-vista-middle-school-njhs/

PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION (PTO)

lvisdapparel.com is now live and ready to take orders!


Please visit our new website to order all your viking apparel!

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Wondering What Happened to Your Child's Lunchbox?

We probably have it; and their shoes; and their sweatshirts; and their coats; and their water bottles; and their backpacks.....Please have your children look through the lost and found at LVMS for items you know they wore/brought to school, but have never seen again. Lunch boxes and water bottles will be in the cafeteria by the microwaves. Clothing and all other items will be in the atrium area just off outside of the front office. We will be coordinating with clothing closets to receive our unclaimed clothing items very soon!
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Yearbook Pricing

$35 to OWN


Click HERE to see what options are available.

You make the memories and we'll do the rest,

The 2018 Lago Vista Middle School Yearbook Staff

PROJECT VINATTA

LVMS is proud to present Project Vinátta, our very first "No Place for Hate" student-led, anti-hate/anti-bullying coalition. It's called Project Vinátta, for that's the Viking word for friendship. Students participating in Project Vinátta will be conducting a variety of inclusive, anti-hate activities within the school and community throughout the year. Students had the opportunity to fill out an application to explain why they would be an asset to the group. The Project Vinátta Coalition will begin developing activities this week during Skolar time.


Any parents who might be interested in serving as the parent representative on our Project Vinátta Coalition, please refer to the application and video link below.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnqZLzYOrAY

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Tutorials

When: 7:45am - 8:10am

Where: Viking Hall

What's Available: Tuesday and Thursday ELA and Social Studies

Wednesday and Friday Math and Science

How To Access: Tutorial Request Form on our Website at the link below


http://classroom.lagovistaisd.net/users/0095/docs/Tutorial%20Request%20Form.pdf


Copies of the TRF will also be available to students in their classrooms, in the cafeteria, and in the front office and library.

Social Media Support

Lago Vista ISD recognizes that communication between campuses and parents is a crucial part of building a strong school-home partnership, which we greatly value. As such, the District is committed to providing open, two-way communication and encourages all Lago Vista ISD parents to share the same commitment.


While social media presents us with an amazing venue to share and exchange information, if a concern arises regarding your child, or child’s campus, please contact the campus immediately. This timely communication directly with the campus is a crucial first step in working with you to resolve your concerns. As a district, we are committed to ensuring that all concerns are addressed as quickly as possible, but

campuses are only able to assist with finding solutions when we are made aware of concerns through direct communication.


Thank you for your helping with Lago Vista ISD's continued efforts to build strong and effective partnerships with our parents!

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