Lee Middle School eNews

May 1, 2016

May is Here!

Progress reports go home on Wednesday, May 4.

We have a full month of STAAR testing, activities, and events. Please notice all the new information in the week's eNews.

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Correction! Students Turn In Textbooks May 4, 9, or 12

Start collecting your textbooks to be ready to turn them in on May 4, 9, or 12. While you're at it, look for library books and uniforms. It was previously posted here in error that textbook return is May 16. This is a correction. Please note the following dates:

May 4 - 4:30 - 5:30

May 9 - 4:00 - 5:30

May 12 - 4:30 - 5:30

Junior VASE (Visual Arts Scholastic Event) Held at LMS

Mrs. Knapp and Lee Middle School are pleased to welcome art students from around the ESC Region 15 to our school. Students will participate in this event on Saturday, May 7.

Click here to read about the history of JrVASE.

PTO to Provide Concession at the JrVASE on May 7

The PTO needs volunteers to help with concessions during the May 7 JrVASE event hosted at Lee. Please click here to see what volunteer opportunities are available.

Attention Parents!

8th Grade Picnic Info

Our 8th graders will enjoy the annual 8th Grade Picnic on Friday, May 20.

Note the special message below from Ginger Wardlaw, Lee PTO.

Attention 8th grade parents or other parents helping at the 8th grade end-of-the-year picnic at Producers Park on May 20:

Please make sure you are VIPS approved before attending this event. It only takes a few minutes to fill this application out and then you will receive an email that you are approved usually within a week or so sometimes sooner. Please do not wait till the week of and expect to be approved as there will be an abundance of parents trying to be approved for their elementary child's school parties. Thank you in advance for wanting to be part of this event and volunteering your time.

Lee PTO Wants Volunteers

Want to volunteer at Lee? Click here to sign up!

Connect with Lee's PTO on Facebook

Click here to see our wonderful PTO's Facebook page.

Volleyball Player/Parent Meeting for Current 8th Graders

What? Volleyball Parent/Player Meeting

When? Wednesday, May 11

What time? 5:30 p.m.

Where? Central HS Cafeteria

Please click here for a message from Coach Meek for incoming CHS 9th graders to the 2016-17 school year.

CHS Cross Country Meeting for Current 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Grade Students

What? Cross Country Meeting

When? Tuesday, May 17

What time? 4:30 - 5:15

Where? San Angelo Stadium / Doug McCutchen Room

Please click here for a details.

School Supplies for 2016-2017 - Updated Message from Mrs. Sanchez

Order 2016-2017 school supplies.

Order by May 13 and pick up supplies at August registration.

The account number for LMS is 70239.

Students, you have 2 weeks left to order school supplies online. Take advantage of having your school supply shopping done and waiting for you to pick up at registration in August. Remember there are extra order forms at the front desk if you need one. ---Mrs. Sanchez

Message about Cafeteria Charges


Friday, May 13 will be the final day that students are allowed to charge in the cafeteria. We currently have $564.19 in charges that need to be paid before the year ends. Students will not be allowed to purchase items from the snack bar if they have charges nor will they receive your report card or STAAR testing report if they have cafeteria charges. So ----- pay your charges before May 13! ---Mrs. Sanchez

Library Books Due May 13

All library books are due May 13. Mrs. Grover will be sending out notices this week. Please contact Mrs. Grover if you have questions.
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Links to all things Lee:

Lee Website

Lee's website has the answers to your questions!

Letter to Parents about Food Allergies

This important letter from Principal Rikke Black and school nurse Sarah Alexander was sent home to students on the first day of school. A copy is provided here for your reference.

Lee MS eNews

The eNewsletter is brought to you by Mrs. Rikke Black, Lee Middle School Principal, and by the LMS PTO.