Daily Bulletin

LOS ALAMOS MIDDLE SCHOOL Bulletin for Sunday, March 26, 2017

LAMS DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

QUALITY OF EDUCATION SURVEY FOR 2016 - 2017, LAMS

Parent Survey Responses Needed - Quality of Education Survey The Quality of Education Survey is now available electronically for all parents with students in the Los Alamos Public Schools. We are hoping for a 100% response rate. Your feedback is important and valued! All answers are anonymous. There are two options for taking the survey. Option 1 - electronic Click on: Take Survey Create a username in the Public Education Department system (not required to use your real name, answers are not connected to your name) Complete the survey Option 2 - paper Come to your child’s school Ask for a paper copy of the survey Complete the survey and return to the school secretary If you have more than one student in the Los Alamos Public Schools, please complete one survey for each student. We have aligned the questions to our Strategic Plan Focus Areas. The survey results will be used to inform the School Board, measure progress, and as part of the District Report Card. Thanks in advance for your time in taking the survey. The survey will close at 5 p.m. on April 21, 2017. ### For more information, please contact: Diane Katzenmeyer-Delgado Assistant Superintendent Office: 505-663-2227 d.delgado@laschools.net Kurt Steinhaus Superintendent Office: 505-663-2230, Mobile: (505) 470-3478 k.steinhaus@laschools.net

DOUBLE DUTCH CLUB

The Double Dutch Club will meet on Th. 3/3. What's Double Dutch? It's a way of jumping rope using two jump ropes. Participants will also learn how to do tricks while jumping. This club is open to all 7th graders, and will meet on the stage. Interested? Have questions? See Mrs. Lindsey Montoya.

CALLING ALL SEVENTH GRADERS

AFTERSCHOOL TUTORING Are you confused about the difference between an adverb and an adjective? Do math formulas have you scratching your head? Do you need help understanding your social studies or science? Are you positive you have that paper that's due tomorrow SOMEWHERE in your binder if you only knew where? Well, let your worries be over! AFTER-SCHOOL HAWK HOMEWORK HELP SESSIONS begin the week of September 12. All students are invited to come get help with their homework. Sessions begin right after school on Mondays - Thursdays, and end by 4:35 p.m. Parents may pick up their students at the parent pick up lane, or students may be released early if they need to catch the ACT bus which has a pick up time on Hawk Dr. at 4:17 p.m. and 4:47 p.m. Listen to announcements for where these help sessions will be held. MONDAYS meet in room 146, Mrs. Springfield, TUESDAY meet in room 266, Mr. Nelson, WEDNESDAY, meet in room 145, Mrs. Christon or in room 268, Mrs. Wadlington, and THURSDAY, meet in Mrs. Christon's room, 145.

LAMS 3rd ANNUAL TALENT SHOW

It's coming ....soon! The 3rd Annual Talent Show is coming in just a few weeks! If you are interested in auditioning, sign up for a slot on the sheet taped to the wall outside the gym. Auditions will be held during 7th and 8th grade lunches on April 10, 11, and 12, in Ms. Ellie's room 259. The date of the show is Friday, April 21st. Be sure you will be in school on those days if you plan to audition. Questions, see Ms. Ellie.

HILLTOPPERS' GAME INFO

ATTENTION LAMS STUDENTS: When you go to any Hilltopper game/event, you need to pay for a ticket! Your LAMS ID does NOT get you into high school games for free. Only a high school ID gets you into high school games for free.

LAMS YEARBOOK

UPDATED YEARBOOK INFO -- Time is running out! The deadline for this year's huge 112 page Talon yearbook is April 9th -- that's just TWO weeks away! Go to the LAMS home page, click the link for the yearbook, and order yours TODAY! There will be NO EXTRA BOOKS ORDERED, so if you don't order a yearbook, you won't get one! Questions, see Ms. Ellie in room 259. And, did you know that for each yearbook purchased, a tree will be planted? #greenfootprints

REMINDERS

ALL STUDENTS, there are to be NO BACKPACKS taken around campus and/or to 8th period classes! There are NO EXCEPTIONS! All backpacks stay in the lockers all day! Also, if you have received an ICE PACK FROM THE NURSE, please return it to the office ASAP! She needs these back so others can have them when they need them!

LAMS ACTIVITIES

MATH COUNTS - A reminder to all Mathletes that Math Counts will meet Tues., 3/21, in room 149, from 3 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Questions, see Mr. Cretella or Ms. Shiina. BUILDER'S CLUB - Sponsored by Kiwanis, Builder's Club, will meet 7th and 8th grade lunches, Wed. 3/22, in room 262. Questions, see Ms. Gross. COMPUTER SCIENCE FIRST CLUB will meet on Wed. 3/22, after school, in Ms. Ellie's lab, room 259. See you there. COLOR GUARD will meet on Wed. 3/22, in the band room, during 6th period lunch. BATTLE OF THE BOOKS will meet Mon. 3/20, in Mrs. Montoya's room 156 during 5th and/or 6th period. Read the books, show off your knowledge!

ATHLETICS/ACTIVITIES

LOS ALAMOS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF -- Are you a 7th or 8th grade boy or girl interested in learning the game of golf? If so, see Mr. Ainsworth in room 158 at any time to discuss joining the LAHS Golf Team! No experience needed. No equipment needed. You simply need a positive attitude, a willingness to listen and learn, and commitment to the game. LAHS GOLF - Home of Champions! LAMS LADIES TRACK TEAM will compete at Santa Fe Indian School on Tues. 3/21. Go Hawks! UPDATE: Both girls' teams took FIRST PLACE!

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