LMS News To Know 2/16/2018

Lexington Montessori School

Fundraising Reminders

February 28 Shop with Scrip orders placed (shipping divided among ordering families)

February 28 Lucky's gift cards purchased

Checks made payable to LMS must be in the office by 9 am on 2/28/2018.

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Puppy Love February Outreach

This month our community outreach will once again be our Puppy Love drive for the Lexington Humane society. We have complied a wish list below, we are working with the Humane Society to visit the kiddos on the 28th, we will keep you updated. In the meantime please have your child choose an time from the list and bring them to the school before the morning of the 28th. (The Wildlife Rescue we worked with last year has struggled financially and is unable to participate this year.)

Dog biscuits/treats
Heavy duty large Kongs
Large, sturdy toys for big dogs, such as large rope toys
Nylon dog leashes
Soft canine training treats, such as Moist and Meaty.
Canned tuna (in water only, please) and canned chicken
Cat toys
Litter Boxes
Small animal pet food and bedding (no cedar bedding, please)
Timothy hay/Alfalfa for small animals
Flat sheets (not fitted), towels, hand towels, or thin blankets
Gas cards or other gift cards
High-grade AA and AAA Batteries
HE (High Efficiency) laundry detergent
Tall kitchen trash bags
Copy paper
Liquid bleach
Gently used professional DSLR cameras, with lens(es)
Gently used laptops running Windows 7 or better
Nonskid Bathmats
*All LHS animals are fed a consistent, nutritious diet of SPORTMix brand food. LHS feeds Southern States’ SPORTMix brand exclusively.
To protect the health of our animals we request that any used animal items be thoroughly disinfected prior to donation.


Wednesday, Feb. 21st, 6-8pm

319 South Broadway Park

Lexington, KY

LMS will host an Open House for potential parents Wednesday, February 21st from 6-8 pm. This is an excellent opportunity for parents who are interested in learning more about our programs to visit the school. Please spread the word to your friends and neighbors about this event.

Your family's personal fundraising goal will be waived for a referral (a signed contract) for the contracted year.

Mark Your Calendar

  • February 15: Shop With Script orders due; Lucky's Market gift cards purchased
  • February 19: LMS WILL BE IN SESSION for a weather make up day
  • February 21: Open House for potential parents
  • March 30: ALL STUDENTS will be dismissed at 11:45
  • April 2 - April 6: Spring Break; NO SCHOOL
  • April 13: Someone Special Morning 8 am - 9 am
  • May 17: Night of the Arts 5:30-8:00 pm @ The Square

LMS 2017-2018 Calendar

LMS Silent Auction

Friday, April 20th, 7-9:30pm

601 North Limestone

Lexington, KY

The LMS annual silent auction is a fun night out for LMS parents, family and friends where you can win raffle prizes, bid on auction items, and contribute to your personal fundraising goal. Admission is $10 per person.

Auction winners will earn 20% of the winning bid toward their personal fundraising goal. The more you win, the more you earn!

Those who provide auction donations to the Fundraising Committee will be entered into a raffle.

Use the donation request letter, attached below, when seeking donations from businesses. Use the submission form, attached below, to help the Fundraising Committee market the donations you've obtained.

This is an adult-only event, so book your babysitter now!

More info to come!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Night of the Arts

Thursday, May 17th, 5:30-8pm

401 West Main Street

Lexington, KY

Our annual Night of the Arts will be held on Thursday, May 17th from 5:30-8 pm. Ms. Coldiron will host the LMS Art Gallery near her MainCross Gallery and the musical performance will be held at The Lexington Children's Theatre. More details will be coming over the coming.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Join the "LMS Parents" Facebook Group

Share fun things you're doing or events you're attending that other LMS families might enjoy as well. It's a way for our community to be connected in a faster, more efficient way. This is a closed Facebook group; request permission to join.

Lexington Montessori School

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