The Leopard's Tale - November 19, 2020

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:22pm

Leopard's Tale

November 19, 2020

A Message from the Staff

On behalf of the entire Lime Kiln Middle School staff, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Best wishes for a holiday weekend filled with relaxation, love, and laughter!

LKMS Important Dates and News

November 20             LKMS "Spirit Day"
November 23-24        3 Hour Early Dismissal - Parent/Teacher Conferences
November 26             Schools Closed for Students - Parent/Teacher Conferences
November 26-27        Thanksgiving Holiday

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!

LKMS "Spirit Day"

We are going to kick off our school spirit days with Lime Kiln Spirit Wear Day on Friday, November 20th!  Students - wear your school spirit wear or school colors (green and/or yellow/gold) or leopard print! Make sure you turn on your cameras that day to show off your school spirit!

Parent/Teacher Conferences - November 23, 24 and 25

Registering for a Conference

HCPSS will use the "Synergy Conference Management" to schedule virtual parent-teacher conferences. Starting Friday, November 13, 2020 at 6:00 AM until Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 11:59 PM, parents/guardians can log into HCPSS Connect to view and select from the time slots available.  

For detailed, step-by-step instructions on scheduling, viewing and attending Parent/Teacher conferences, please visit Parent/Teacher Conferences on our LKMS website.

Quarter 1 Report Card Reminder

Parents/guardians may view report cards by taking the following steps:

    Log in to HCPSS Connect Synergy
    Select More Options from the left panel
    Select Report Cards from the middle
    Select the report card you wish to access

Fall 2020 MAP Reports

Your student’s MAP report from the Fall 2020 administration has been uploaded to parent connect. You will find the report in the same location where report cards are posted. Click here for directions on how to access the MAP report for your student. Check out the LKMS website for answers to frequently asked questions about the MAP test/reports.

Family Support and Resource Center Newsletter

If you have a child with an IFSP or IEP, the HCPSS Family Support and Resource Center (FSRC) offers a weekly email just for you. To learn more about the FSRC communications and how to subscribe, more information can be found on our website.

JROTC Applications

Students in the 8th grade who are interested in learning more about the JROTC Program at Atholton High School for the 2020/21 school year, are invited to attend an information session on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 10:00am (information/meeting code).   Read the HCPSS News for more information on the JROTC Program.

PTA News

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

HCPSS News and Information

Howard County Association of Student Councils (HCASC) - Leadership Opportunity for all 6th-11th Grade Students:

Students who are interested in serving as a delegate to the Student Member Convention are invited to apply.   This is wonderful opportunity for students to lead and serve both their peers and community.  For more information in order to be considered for the position of delegate to the Student Member Convention, students must submit an application along with two evaluation forms to the Principal by Friday, November 30, 2020.

Students are invited to attend the virtual monthly HCASC meetings that are held the second Wednesday evening of each month from 7:00-8:30pm.  Use the Google Meet Link: *login with your HCPSS account.  For more information on the Howard County Association of Student Councils, visit their website, or contact Cindy Drummond,

Updates for Free Student Meals

For more information and updates for Thanksgiving 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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