The Leopard's Tale - December 23, 2020

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Leopard's Tale Newsletter

December 23, 2020

Greetings Lime Kiln Leopards,

What a year 2020 has been! Your caring, collaboration, and support have made the difference in students’ success with the virtual learning world.  We are so grateful for your partnership. We wish a safe and relaxing Winter Holiday Break to our LKMS family!  To help your family enjoy this time to the fullest, Lime Kiln Middle will have a “homework free” winter break. Take this time to recharge and safely make special moments with family, friends, and loved ones!  

We look forward to continuing our partnership with you in the new year and to brighter days ahead in 2021!


LKMS Important Dates and News

December 16                        PTA Virtual Meeting - 6:30pm
December 21                        "Spirit Day" - Bring Your Pet/Stuffed Animal to Class and/or PJ Day
                                              PTA Sponsored - Chipotle Raffle during Leopard Pride Homeroom
December 24-January 3         Schools Closed/Winter Break
January 6                             Reservoir/River Hill High Parent Information Night - 6:30pm
January 12                           New Student Orientation - Rising 6th Graders for 2020/21
January  18                          Schools/Offices Closed - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 20                           PTA "Virtual" Meeting - 6:30pm

View our full calendar for LKMS News.



Student Shout-Outs

See this week's listing of Student Shout Outs!     Keep up the perseverance; we are proud of you all!

Carson Scholarship

Congratulations to Rahul Goyal who has been selected as our school's nominee for the $1,000 Carson Scholarship. Rahul's stellar academic record, together with his outstanding participation in service opportunities in and outside of school, make him highly competitive.  There were so many qualified eighth grade students that the selection committee had a tough choice.  Best of luck to Rahul in the next round of selection levels!

Young Author's Contest

Thank you to all those who submitted an entry in the Young Author's contest.  Judging is complete and the following students have been selected as our LKMS winners for Young Author's!  Their submissions will be moving on to compete at the Howard County level.  Congratulations to all the winners and good luck as you move forward in the contest!

6th grade Poem winner- Helina Nephtalem (Lonely or Alone)
7th grade Poem winner- Leilah Fokar (Unspoken Words)
8th grade Poem winner- Clara McKnight (Ubiquitous Beauty)

6th grade Short Story winner- Abigail Zecharias (In the Life of our Worst Nightmare: A Covid-19 Tale)
7th grade Short Story winner- Gabriella Morais (Teddy Bear Heist)
8th grade Short Story winner- Hannah Le (Once Upon a Hospital)


Student Services News

Attention Rising 9th Grade Students:

Please be certain to read the Registration Information  from River Hill High and Reservoir High regarding their upcoming "virtual" Parent Information Nights on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 6:30pm.  Administration and Students Services will host a Meet & Greet, and parents will have an opportunity to visit sessions with staff representing various departments.  A detailed schedule will be provided after the return from Winter Break.


Media Center News

Want to check out a book?  Lime Kiln Middle offers a "curbside checkout" service every Wednesday from 10:30-11:30am.    After looking at our PAC, just complete this Survey.   Pick-up of all books will be in the lower level parking lot of our school.

Hope to see you there!


PTA News

For more information about our LKMS PTA, read their latest NEWS!


HCPSS News and Information

Updates for Free Student Meals

For more information and updates for Winter Break meal services, please read the latest information.

Community News and Programs

The Community News and Programs webpage contains brief announcements of upcoming events and announcements from community and non-profit organizations. Please visit Community News and Programs on the HCPSS website for all announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.

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