LCMS Weekly Newsletter

By Tami Gunset

Nomination for Staff Member of the Month

Deadline to vote - January 27. Please take the time to nominate a staff member as we have some many deserving of this nomination.

Scoliosis Testing

Our nursing staff will be scoliosis testing on January 28. Testing is for 8th grade boys and 7th grade girls ONLY.

Eighth Grade Parent Meeting for HS 2022-23 Scheduling

Lubbock-Cooper High School will host a meeting for parents of current 8th grade students on Monday night, January 24, at 7:15pm in the Performing Arts Center to go over schedule options for the 2022-23 school year.

Winter Heartland Dance

We have rescheduled the Winter Heartland Dance for February 10 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. (Combination of winter and Valentine's Day dance) Tickets will go on sale on Thursday, February 3 during grade level lunches.
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Eighth Grade Banquet

April 30 @ Frazier Alumni Pavilion (2680 Drive of Champions, Lubbock, TX 79409)

2022 STAAR Dates

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 8th Algebra EOC Exam

Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 8th Science STAAR

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 8th Social Studies STAAR

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 6th, 7th and 8th RLA STAAR

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 6th, 7th and 8th Math STAAR

Attendance Reminders for LCMS:

  • School begins at 8:15 AM.
  • First bell rings at 8:10 AM.
  • Tardy bell rings at 8:15 AM.
  • Any arrivals after 8:40 AM are counted as an absence for 1st period.
  • Any early check out by parent before 3:35 PM will be counted as an absence for 8ht period.
  • If your student is ill, please EMAIL in by 9:00 AM.
  • After a student's seventh absence, a doctor’s note is required.

* Excused and Unexcused absences will count toward being able to exemption final exams for the Spring semester. S days do not count toward attendance when determining exemption criteria.

Please note, students will LOSE spring exam exemption status due to any of the following:

  • The student has four or more tardies in the class the student wants to exempt
  • The student has three or more absences in the class the student wants to exempt or one or more unexcused absence (U-U) in the class a student wants to exempt

Two Week Calendar of Events

Monday, January 24 - 8 Girls Basketball vs Terra Vista @ LCMS Gym (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Monday, January 24 - 7 Girls Basketball @ Terra Visita (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Tuesday, January 25 - Pirate Prep/Plus

Tuesday, January 25 - Wrestling @ LBMS (5:00pm)

Thursday, January 27 - 8 Boys Basketball @ Terra Vista (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Thursday, January 27 - 7 Boys Basketball vs Terra Vista @ LCMS Gym (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Friday, January 28 - iPod, Hat and Holey Jean Day ($1 for each item)

Monday, January 31 - 8 Girls Basketball vs Atkins @ LCMS Gym (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Monday, January 31 - 7 Girls Basketball @ Atkins (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Thursday, February 3 - 8 Boys Basketball @ Cavazos (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Thursday, February 3 - 7 Boys Basketball vs Cavazos @ LCMS Gym (5:30pm/6:30pm)

Teachers On The Rise

Please take the time to fill out this form as we have so many awesome teachers.

LCMS Staff Webpages

Click her to view teacher's webpages. You can find school supplies list and other information.

Student Handbook

Click here for dress code expectations and other important information.

Attendance Info

Student Badges

Dress Code Policy

How to contact us.

Tami Gunset


Jason Atcheson

Assistant Principal

Cathy Barnhill

Assistant Principal

Megan Cooper


Question about absences, please contact

Jennifer Ellis
Attendance Clerk
806-863-7104 ext. 4014

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