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STLP News! Students at the STLP Regional Competition

Marion County Knight Academy STLP News

(Student Teachnology Leadership Program)

Season's Greetings from MCKA Season's Greetings from Marion county knight academy

Season's Greeting from MCKA

Winter Formal Candy Canes

 

Marion County Knight Academy

“Candy Cane Christmas” Winter Formal
December 8, 2018 6pm - 9pm

Tickets $10 on sale Dec 3-5

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS daily announcements

MCKA DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

MCPS Shield Logo: Opportunity + Access + Equity = Success Ready logo explanation

MCPS recently unveiled a new logo which represents some pretty important ideas for our students, our schools, and our district. Check out th video to get a brief overview of our new shield logo, narrated by MCPS Student Ambassador Mya Emmons.

Maker’s Mark sponsors Marion County Education Foundation Ed foundation

The Marion County Education Foundation is pleased to announce Maker’s Mark as a founding sponsor, which ensures support to the Foundation for the next four years.

“Helping the Marion County Education Foundation is one way we can show support for the local community, which has been so good to us, as well as help education, which is truly important to everyone,” said Rob Samuels, an eighth-generation distiller and chief operating officer of Maker’s.

Contributions to the Marion County Education Foundation directly impact classroom activities through grant awards to teachers. Teachers may apply to the Foundation to request funding to support unique and innovative projects. Applications will be evaluated by a panel to ensure that the project aligns with curriculum goals of Marion County Public Schools. The first projects funded by the Foundation will be implemented in the 2019-2020 school year.

MCKA ESS is Starting! ESS

MCKA Extended School Services

Students that need extra help can get it right here after school!
 

Updated: MCPS Local Planning Committee finalized announcement

Marion County Public Schools has a new Local Planning Committee after all 20 positions were finalized Friday afternoon.

“This is an exciting time in MCPS because we can now start to make some real progress in improving our district’s facilities,” MCPS Superintendent Taylora Schlosser said. “It’s no secret that this has been a lengthy process, but I feel really good about where we are right now.”

MCHS and MCKA seeing huge gains in meal participation 2nd chance breakfast

Through the first month of the 2018-2019 school year, Marion County High School and Marion County Knight Academy have both seen huge increases in the number of students taking advantage of school meals -- especially breakfast.

According to a report provided by MCPS School Nutrition Director Jennifer Wheeler, over the first 18 days of the school year, MCHS served 8,315 breakfasts compared to 2,340 over the same number of days during the 2017-2018 year. MCKA served 5,525 breakfasts during the same timeframe compared to 2,496 last year.

Series of Professional Development opportunities available to MCPS teachers roadshow flyer

Teachers in MCPS will have plenty of opportunties for professional growth over the coming weeks and months thanks to the Professional Learning Road Show -- a series of PD sessions offered at various locations throughout the district.

 

PICTURE DAY IS COMING! Picture Day September 5th

Picture Day is Coming!

Sept 5th 2018

Wear your best smile!!

 

Classroom activity designed to build Growth Mindset in students stiles2

It’s Wednesday in Mr. Jamaal Stiles 9th grade Integrated Science class at Marion County Knight Academy. Students are rotating around the room in groups, answering questions, and taking notes, but the day’s content isn’t specific to science.

MCKA Divas in Defense We Can Do It

Academy Divas in Defense

What: FREE after School Program/Snacks included

Helping Girls Become Empowered, Develop Life Skills and Defend Themselves

Dream Bus Video 2018 Dream Bus Video 2018

Summer Dream Academy Video 2018 Marion County Summer Dream Academy Video 2018

MCPS expected to be without internet and phone services due to electrical malfunction important info

Due to a major electrical malfunction at Marion County High School the entire Marion County Public Schools district is expected to be without internet and phone capabilities beginning at 7:00 am Friday, August 3.  At this time, it is unclear how long repairs will take.

MCPS will continue to provide updates with this on-going issue through the district’s social media channels, the One-Call Now system, and the local media.

WELCOME BACK! Chromebook

WELCOME BACK!!!

We are so excited to have our students return after a nice summer break.  Please mark your calendars with these important upcoming events.  Students will need to have their DDL (Digital Drivers License) complete and student online registration.  We can help you get those completed when you come.  Supply list are posted online. (Click Here)

July 23 (Monday) Chromebook Pick Up  8:00-4:00
July 24 (Tuesday) Chromebook Pick Up 12:00-6:00
July 25 (Wednesday) Chromebook Pick Up 8:00-4:00
July 26 (Thursday) Chromebook Pick Up 12:00-6:00

July 30 (Monday) 8th Grade Open House 5:30-7:00pm
July 31 (Tuesday) 9th Grade Open House 5:30-7:00pm

August 1 (Wednesday) 8th & 9th Grade Jump Start Day

August 8 (Wednesday) First Day Back for Students

August 24 (Friday) Back to School Bash/Family Night 5:00-7:00pm

 

MCPS to provide free breakfast and lunch for all students lunch

All students in Marion County Public Schools will receive free lunch and breakfast this year thanks to the district’s participation in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) federal program. According to MCPS School Nutrition Director Jennifer Wheeler, the program is good for four years and can be renewed based on the number of students who take advantage of school meals.

“The success in this program lies in participation,” Wheeler said. “Basically, the more students we have eating school breakfast and lunch, the better.”

Summer Dream Academy Week of June 11th WMES Kentucky Life: A Journey Through Time Camp made corn husk dolls.

It is another busy week at the Marion County Summer Dream Academy.

The Marion County ATC is hosting 4 camps. Car 101 teaches students the basics in car care and maintenance. The Health and Science of Athletics Camp teaches students how athletes keep their bodies ready for competition and to treat common injuries. It’s Time to Build lets students design their own project and build it. Students attending the PLTW Architectural Camp will get to use the Revit Architecture program to design a small house.

Students in 10th-12th grade will have the opportunity to visit college campuses.

Campers at 21st Century Education Summer Safari continue their second week. They will travel to the pool, extension office and zoo.

Escaping Glasscock is for 3rd-5th grade students who want to have fun and work their brains.

Kentucky Life: A Journey Through Time is hosting its final week of camp. They will finish the camp with a day of bouncy fun.

The M2: Maker-Mover Camp at Calvary Elementary provides an exciting week of art and play. The last day they will take off on a field trip to the House of Boom.

Marion County Middle School is having Relay Races with Robotics or Photography Skills Camp. Students can build a Lego Mindstorm EV3 robot or learn basic photography skills.

Up & Away from Pre-K to K helps students at Lebanon Elementary make the transition to Kindergarten. The camp will focus on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), but will also have literacy and vocabulary built into the curriculum.

Online registration for 2018-2019 school year now available computer

Online registration through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal is now available. Parents who do not currently have a Parent Portal account should contact their child's school to get an activation key.

 

 

The Marion County Summer Dream Academy Kickoff has been cancelled.

The Marion County Summer Dream Academy Kickoff has been cancelled.

Summer Dream Academy Summer Dream Academy 2018

With the school year coming to a close, the Marion County Summer Dream Academy has many engaging opportunities. The Dream Academy Kickoff Celebration is May 31 at Graham Memorial Park from 5:30-7:30. There are over twenty camps throughout the summer with a variety of themes, so there is something for everyone. Free lunch is provided with each camp.

The Dream Bus will also be running June 4th through July 20th at ten locations.

For more information about camps or the Dream Bus you can check out the Dream Academy booklet here:
http://www.marion.kyschools.us/userfiles/55/my%20files/summer%20dream%20academy%20booklet_digital.pdf?id=561240

Parent meeting for girls middle school basketball set for May 24 athletics

For any female student that will be entering grades 6-8 for the 2018-2019 school year interested in playing basketball, there will be a parent meeting on Thursday May 24 at the Marion County Knight Academy Gym starting at 6:00 pm.

Summer Dream Academy booklet arriving soon booklet cover

The Marion County Public Schools Summer Dream Academy booklet, which lists all of the summer camps and programs offered by MCPS, will be arriving in mailboxes across the county in the coming weeks. The booklet includes contact information for registration, as well as dates, times, and locations for all of the Summer Dream Academy camps.

Still Taking Yearbook Orders! Yearbook cover image

Still Taking Yearbook Orders!

We are no longer taking online orders, but you may still order your MCKA Full Color Yearbook for $30!  Forms are avaliable in the library.  If you do not reserve your copy now, you are not guaranteed to get a yearbook.  We will only have a few extras to sell once they arrive!!

 

 

Important Dates MCKA Logo

Marion County Knight Academy

Important Dates to Finish our 2017-18 School Year

Yearbook Pictures Needed Parents taking pictures

Yearbook Picture Request!!

Help make our Yearbook GREAT!  We are in need of sports pictures of your student.

SBDM Parent Nominations and Voting SBDM Nominations

MARION COUNTY KNIGHT ACADEMY

SBDM Parent Election Nominations
Nominations will be taken until Friday, April 20th, 2018

SBDM Parent Voting
Voting on parent nominations will take place Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
8:00-4:30

MCKA Parent Teacher Conferences and 8th Grade Meeting MCKA LOGO

MCKA Parent Teacher Conferences
March 29 4-6pm

MCKA 8th Grade Parent Meeting for 9th Grade Schedules
March 29 6-7pm

No school in Marion County on March 26 important info

Marion County Public Schools will not be in session Monday, March 26, to allow all MCPS staff to attend intruder preparedness training.  The training will be led by the Kentucky State Police in conjunction with the Lebanon Police Department and the Marion County Sheriff’s Department.

MCPS partners with Campbellsville University students for live scoring session live scoring

MCPS is partnering with Campbellsville University to provide valuable experiences to pre-service teachers at the university by giving them the opporunity to work one-on-one with students during live scoring sessions.  

Harvey scheduled to speak at MCKA Parent Night about social media safety scott harvey

Motivational speaker Scott Harvey will be at Marion County Knight Academy for Parent Night, March 6 at 6 pm to speak to parents about Internet and social media safety.  Harvey visited Marion County Knight Academy and Marion County Middle School in January to speak to students on the same topic.

SMILE DRIVE Smile Drive

SMILE DRIVE

Marion County Knight Academy YSC
is Sponsoring a Smile Drive

Items can be dropped off in the front office.

The winning MCKA House will receive Free Gym Time!

Items Needed:

Individually Wrapped/Packaged
-Toothbrushes
-Toothpaste
-Mouthwash
-Floss

Video: Superintendent discusses tragedy in Marshall County video
Yearbooks for Sale! Yearbook Order Form

Marion County Knight Academy

2017-18 Yearbooks for Sale

 

$25 for a hardback full color yearbook full of pictures and memories. 
Price increases to $30 after April 1, 2018.
Order forms were sent home with students or you may order online at www.jostenyearbooks.com

 

Video: Superintendent discusses NTI days and Plan B bus routes
New immunization requirements effective July 1 Important info

Please see the information below from the Department of Public Health: 

A recent amendment to the Kentucky Administrative Regulation on the immunization schedules for attending school added new immunization requirements for the school year beginning on or after July 1, 2018.

  • Effective July 1, 2018, all students in kindergarten through twelfth grade must show proof of having received two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine to attend school.

New Activity Bus Bus

Marion County Knight Academy

Activity Bus

Marion County Public Schools will be offering two activity bus routes on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. This opportunity will give more students the means to participate in after school activities on those days.

The parent/guardian permission form must be completed and returned to school administrators before your students can ride the activity bus. Families will receive two (2) pick-up tags, and the person picking up a student must have this displayed on their rear-view mirror.

Students riding the activity bus will be expected to behave appropriately and follow rules according to the district code of conduct. Students must maintain order at all times and obey the instructions of the bus driver. The district activity bus is a privilege and students must behave accordingly.

**The activity bus will NOT be transporting students to their homes, but rather will be dropping them off at school locations for parent pick-up.

How to access NTI day materials NTI

With winter weather already responsible for school delays, now is a good time to review steps to access Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI) day materials.

MCPS Inclement Weather Plan -- What to Know important info

Given the recent changes in weather, now is an excellent time to review Marion County Public School’s Inclement Weather Protocol, as well as Plan B Bus Routes and information related to Non-Traditional Instruction Days.  

 

i2 Conference Registration now open i2 logo

Registration is now available for the 2018 i2 Conference which will be held Tuesday, January 16 at Marion County High School.  The link below provides an overview of available sessions and directions for registering.

Registration Link

All State Chorus All State Chorus Students

Marion County Knight Academy
Students Chosen for All State Chorus

Midterm Schedule Midterm Exams

MCKA Midterm Schedule

December 13, 2017 Wednesday - 1st Period Exams

December 14, 2017 Thursday - 2nd, 4th, and 6th Period Exams

December 15, 2017 Friday - 3rd, 5th, and 7th Period Exams

 

Photos: MCKA faculty collaborates in Professional Learning Communities MCKA PLC

The semester may be coming to a close, but teachers at the Marion County Knight Academy were still hard at work in their Professional Learning Communities (PLC).

Picture Forms and Money Due Dec 8th Picture Day Order Forms

Lifetouch Pictures Order Forms and Money
Due Friday, Dec 8th
Please Turn into the Office

Winter Formal Winter Formal

Marion County Knight Academy
Winter Formal

December 9th, 2017
6:00-9:00 pm

$10 Fee

Featuring: DJ Breakfeast

Concessions~Photo Booth

Video: MCKA teachers let students know they are thankful for them MCKA Thankful
MCKA Academic Team I love Academic Team

MCKA Academic Team

Meetings are after school on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 - 4:30/5:00.  Contact Mr. Hamm for more details.

MCKA Robotics Club Robotics after school

Marion County Knight Academy
Robotics Club

Meets each Tuesday after school 3:30 - 4:30

Purpose: Give students an opportunity to learn how to build and program Lego EV3 Robots.

Main Objective: This year we hope to compete in the RCX Challenge for the first time.

 

Any student interested in joining our after schoo robotics program, please contact Mrs. Russell in the MCKA school library.  This group is considered part of the MCKA STLP team.

MCPS announces call for I-2 Conference presenters i2 logo2

 

Marion County Public Schools is seeking presenters for its annual I-2 Conference to be held at Marion County High School on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

The conference focuses on the integration of technology and best practices in the classroom.

MCPS invites prospective presenters interested in leading a session on an instructional strategy using technology or a lesson on the 4 C’s (Critical Thinking, Creativity, Collaboration, Communication) to fill out the Google form found here.

If selected, a notification will be sent by December 20, 2016.

MCPS and KCSS want you to make the pledge against bullying anti-bullying image

The Kentucky Center for School Safety (KCSS) has released on online anti-bullying pledge and Marion County Public Schools wants you to join the cause.

 

According to the KCSS website, “Together we can ‘Get Involved and Get it Solved’ STOP the Bullying! KCSS stands on the belief that everybody should enjoy school equally and be treated with respect. Community members, educators, students and parents are encouraged to get involved by taking this pledge against bullying.”

 

Video: MAP results explained -- English and Spanish versions MAP sample

MCPS Chief Academic Officer Tammy Newcome explains the MAP testing results parents will receive.

 

 

MCPS employees attend staff development day sessions MCKA staff development

While MCPS students enjoyed another day off from school Monday following the district’s fall break, MCPS employees spent the day at various sites attending professional development workshops.  

All of the district’s employees attended sessions on a variety of topics throughout the day including reviewing assessment data, best practices, understanding poverty, and team-building activities.

“I’m especially proud of the fact that in Marion County Public Schools, every staff member has the opportunity to learn and grow,” MCPS superintendent Taylora Schlosser said.  “This is a day of learning and improvement not only for classroom teachers, but everyone, including myself.”

CLUB DAY!! Club Day

MCKA Club Day!

The first Marion County Knight Academy was a great success and fun for all students and staff.  Every student selected 2 clubs to attend to meet with other students with the same interests.  Our next club day will be held on October 20th.  More details for that day to come!

9th Grade Parent Night 9th Grade Parent Night

Transition Ready?

High School and Beyond!

 

Scholastic Book Orders Scholastic Book Orders

Scholastic Book Club Orders - Great Books at a Great Price!

 

Classroom Spotlight: MCKA students get their daily 'Genius Hour' Genius Hour

It’s called ‘Genius Hour’ -- a class period devoted entirely to exploring ideas and topics that students choose.  At Marion County Knight Academy, during Genius Hour students are given the opportunity to research, create, and present projects on almost any subject that piques their interests.

On Monday, in Ms. Kim Scalf’s 8th grade Genius Hour class, student presentations ran the gamut with topics including careers in professional athletics, a look at the effects of global poverty, an overview of the most common horse breeds, and even an exploration into the topic “What Makes Us Forget?”

ESS starting this week at MCKA Extended School Services (ESS)

MCKA ESS (Extended School Services) is starting this week.  The after school meal will not begin until next week Sept. 11.

All students needing extra help, time to make up work, or other assistance should plan to stay according to the schedule list.

Your student may stay with any teacher to get help. All teachers are certified in their subject area therefore students may stay with a teacher they do not have for a class.

ESS Schedule

Digital Driver's License required for new students grades 8-12 DDL
Dream Bus Video 2017 Dream Bus Video 2017

School canceled for Aug. 21 due to eclipse; Preschool start date pushed back to Aug. 22 eclipse
Summer Dream Academy Video 2017 Summer Dream Academy 2017

Cheer Team Try Outs Cheer Team

Anyone interested in trying out for the MCHS Cheer Team should pick up a cheer clinic packet in the office. Tryouts will be Friday August 11th from 3:30 until 5:00 p.m. and Monday August 14th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at MCHS.  Students must have a completed physical on file in order to tryout.

Get Your Chromebook Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday!!

Chromebooks!

Beat the crowd on Open House - Pick up your Chromebook July 25, 26 or 28

We will be in the MCKA Library 

from 12:00 - 6:00pm July 25-26
1:00 - 4:00 pm July 28

Jump Start Day is set for August 1

WHO: 6th - 9th graders

WHAT: Jump Start Day

WHEN: Tuesday, August 1st, 8:00 until 12:00

WHERE: Marion County Middle School(6th/7th) &

Marion County Knight Academy (8th/9th)

District transportation will be provided as well as breakfast and lunch

Marion County students set to attend the new Marion County Middle School for 6th and 7th graders and the Marion County Knight Academy 8th and 9th can get a feel for the new school year by attending Jump Start Day on August 1.  Both schools will host students from 8 am until noon with an opportunity to experience a modified school day.  

Parent SBDM Voting July 21, 2017

MCKA Parents:

Friday - July 21, 2017 8:00-12:00
Please come out to vote for your parent SBDM representatives.  Two of these will serve 1 year on the council and make important decisions for our school.

7th and 8th Grade Football Meeting

7th and 8th Grade Parent Football Meeting

Friday, July 21st

6:00 pm at the MCHS cafeteria

MCKA Seeking SBDM Parent Rep

Marion County Knight Academy
Seeking SBDM Parent Representative

Nomination Form

MCKA Open House

Marion County Knight Academy
Open House -
July 31, 2017

Open house will be from 5:30 - 7:00

This will be a ribbon cutting ceremony by Lebanon Chamber of Commerce.  We will have face painting, dunking booth, dancing, food trucks, school tours, and more!!! Your student can pick up their Chromebook.  Hope to see you there!

*No student schedules will be passed out until Aug 1 Jump Start Day

MCKA JUMP START DAY

Marion County Knight Academy

Jump Start Day - August 1, 2017

8:00-12:00

Jump Start day will be Tuesday, August 1 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  You may drop off your student between 7:30-8:00 if they do not plan to ride the bus. Buses will be in operation, breakfast, and lunch will be served.

Open House Dates

Open House and registration dates for Marion County Schools are listed below:

2017-2018 Supply List

2017 - 2018 Supply List

8th Grade

9th Grade

2017-2018 School Bus Routes

Marion County School Bus Routes for the 2017-2018 school year are now available on the Transportation Webpage. Click on the links below:

Bus Routes 2017-2018

Bus Directory 2017-2018

Bus Transfer List 2017-2018

Marion County Summer Dream Academy

Click here to check out the full booklet.

  Marion County Dream Academy

Dream Bus Schedule Summer 2017

Dream Bus summer schedule will begin on Tuesday May 30, 2017 and end on Friday July 21, 2017.  The Week of July 3rd through July 7th the Dream Bus will not run.  

Monday
11:00-12:15:
Brookhaven
12:45-1:45
Raywick Park

Tuesday
11:00-12:15:
Village Loop Apts.
12:45-1:45
Cleaver Court

Wednesday
11:00-12:15:
Rosenwald Village
12:45-1:45
Bradfordsville Community Center

Thursday
11:00-12:15:
Hamilton Heights/Hardin Place
12:45-1:45
Behind Cedarwood Restaurant East Main

Friday
11:00-12:15:
Warren Acres
12:45-1:45
Rolling Hills Subdivision

8th Grade Promotion Pictures

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony Pictures

You may pick up your child's picture by stopping by the school library this week from 8:00-3:00.  Pictures not picked up will be given out to the students next school year.

High School Graduation Parking Information

Marion County High School is offering several parking options for this year's graduation ceremony as school officials expect a capacity crowd.  Graduation begins at 10 AM, this Saturday, May 20, at the Roby Dome.  

A Brand New World MCPS Secondary Schools

Click below for the presentation to the Board of Education on the progress of the secondary schools.

http://www.marion.kyschools.us/docs/district/a%20brand%20new%20world%20mcps%20secondary%20schools.pdf?id=558039

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony
May 17th at 11:00

To honor your 8th graders hard work and determination to succeed, we will have the following schedule on Wednesday, May 17th: 

 8:30-9:00- LMS Class of 2017 breakfast celebration (For Students ONLY)

 9:00-10:00- 8th grade awards and ceremony practice (all 8th graders must attend)

 10:10:45- 8th grade lunch and students prepped for ceremony

 11:00- promotion ceremony begins  (Doors open for parents and guests at 10:30)

This ceremony will take place on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the gym at Lebanon Middle School. Doors will open at 10:30 AM for friends and family. Please enter through the courtyard/gym doors. Remember that seating is limited, so take this into consideration when inviting family and friends. 

Students are encouraged to dress up for this memorable event.  Young men can wear khakis, slacks, dress shirts, and ties.  Ladies can wear dresses, but MUST be covered in appropriate areas and be of appropriate coverage and length (school appropriate). If your student has questions about the appropriateness of their attire, please see Mrs. Blandford.

If you would like a DVD of your child’s graduation ceremony and highlights from the 8th grade year, you can purchase a DVD for $20.00.  Three to four weeks after school is out, you will receive your DVD by mail from LMS. If you would like a DVD, please return the bottom portion of this form with your payment of $20.00.  Your child’s reading teacher will write them a receipt for your DVD. Videos will also be on sale before and after the ceremony. Please include your address so we know where to send your DVD.  

Reading Celebration Thursday!

This is Reading Celebration week in Marion County Public Schools.  We hope you will join us for the Community Reading Night at MCHS this Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 5 PM to 7 PM.  There are over 25 themed rooms, giveaways, and a bookstore open to the public -- plus Batman, the Batmobile, Storm Troopers and R2D2!!

Our R20 (Read for 20 minutes) event is this Friday, April 21, at 2:30 PM.  We encourage everyone to stop and read to support the importance of literacy.  If your business participates, please tweet us a picture at #R20MarionCounty. 

Infinite Campus System Upgrade

If you are a parent or guardian of a Marion County School student who currently uses the Infinite Campus Parent Portal or the Infinite Campus mobile smartphone app, please be aware that the system will be offline on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 for upgrades.

CKEC Marion County Outstanding Special Education Educator Nomination Form 2017-2018

Marion County Schools is seeking all stakeholders input on nominations for the CKEC Outstanding Special Education Educator award. If you know a deserving Marion County special education educator that you would like to nominate, please click on the link below.

Congratulations to Abi, Gabe, and Nick!!! Jr BETA State Talent Winners

2017 Kentucky State Jr BETA Talent Winners:

Nick, Abi, and Gabe

Jr Beta Talent Winners

Patriot Volleyball

Support our Patriot Volleyball Team

Check out the Schedule Here

Patriot Logo

2017 Yearbook

2017 Yearbook

The LMS Yearbook will go on sale starting in February.  You can help in selecting our yearbook cover. 

Our 2017 Yearbook is in the process of being created with lots of great pictures and memories. Help select the cover by voting for your favorite cover. Voting begins today and ends on Friday, Jan 13 at 12:00 noon.

Students can vote by logging into their School Google Account, click on the link below or copy and paste the link below and vote.

https://goo.gl/forms/uyygwcEIDNTo3hcJ3

2017-2018 Scheduling for MCHS and MCATC

Marion County High School Scheduling Nights

Current 8th grade students will be registering for MCHS classes on January 10th from 6:00-7:00 pm in the MCHS Cafeteria.

Resources to Further Help in the Registration Process

Marion County Area Tech Center - Curriculum Guide

Marion County Area Tech Center - Schedule Card

HAPPY HOLIDAYS! ...from Marion County Public Schools Holiday Message
I-2 Innovation Institute - Registration now OPEN!

I-2 Register Now Logo

Marion County Public Schools is hosting its second annual an in-house technology conference called the I-2 Innovation Institute for all certified teachers on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. As we move forward with our 1:1 technology initiative, we understand and value professional development and training.

 

December 12 Christmas Concert

Christmas Concert - December 12 invitation

2016-17 Title I Survey

Parents/Guardians - Please complete this Title I survey so we can find out how well we are working with parents so we can improve. We would appreciate your honest feedback! All statements refer to the current 2016-2017 school year. Thank you for taking your time to complete this survey.

8th Grade Graduation Live Stream on Youtube

LMS 8th Grade Graduation

8th Grade Graduation will begin at 1:00 Friday May 20th. If you or a family member cannot attend the ceremony, we are going to attempt to have a live stream on youtube. This is our first try at something like this, but if all goes well we may do more in the future. The live feed will begin around 12:30 and will end at the closing of the ceremony. Congratulations LMS 8th graders!

Lebanon Middle School Youtube Channel

 

MKC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME @ LMS

The LMS Boys 8th Grade Basketball Team will tip-off at 7:15pm at Lebanon Middle on Feb. 16th, in the Mid-Kentucky Conference Championship Game.  The team is undefeated in conference play.  They will host Bardstown Middle School.  The team also won the Mid-Kentucky Conference Tournament in the 2014-2015 season.  Over the past 2 years, the LMS Boys 8th-grade team has only given up 1 loss in conference play.  Good luck on going Back-2-Back.  Come out and support the Patriots tomorrow evening. 

Lebanon Middle School Academic Team

Our Academic Team captured the OVERALL CHAMPION title at Thursday’s district competition! Our TEAM placed 2nd in Quick Recall and 2nd in Future Problem Solvers. Several Patriots won individual honors, as follows:

Math- Brianna Mattingly - 2nd place

Math- Tanner Barker- 4th place

Science- Luke Glasscock- 3rd place

Social Studies- Andrew Lupachino- 1st place

Social Studies- Gregory Blake- 2nd place

Language Arts- Raven Bailey- 3rd place

Arts & Humanities- 1st place tie- Josie Benningfield

Arts & Humanities- 1st place tie- Jordan Browning

Written Composition- Sarah Followell- 3rd place

Presidents' Day will be a make-up day

Marion County Public Schools will be in session on Presidents' Day, Monday, February 15, 2016. This day will serve as the first make-up day of the 2015-16 school year.

Moore receives MAC Grant

Ms. Michelle Moore, 7th grade Language Arts teacher at Lebanon Middle School, won a McDonald's MAC grant and was presented with a check for $500! The money will be used to publish original student work into hard cover books. Congrats to Ms. Moore!

She is pictured with local manager Marvelle and local owner Steve Schwartz.

LMS Hour of Code

Lebanon Middle School

Hour of Code

Hour of Code is a one-hour activity that takes place during the Computer Science Education Week of Dec 7-13.  It is organized by Code.org, a public non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science.  LMS will host this awesome coding lesson where students will choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials on how to code during their science class on December 10 & 11.

Learn more about Hour of Code at https://hourofcode.com

Author Alecia Whitaker Visited LMS!!

Author Alecia Whitaker

Talks with LMS Students about her books,

Wildflower and Queen of Kentucky

 

 

Pennies For Patients!

Help LMS Raise Money for Pennies for Patients.  Click on the link below to donate online today or send coins, cash, or checks to school during the week of October 26-30th.  Our goal this year is to raise $2016.  We can only do it with your help.

All money goes directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to help fight blood cancer.  http://events.lls.org/pages/ky/LebanonMiddleSchool

 

 

Scholastic Book Order

https://orders.scholastic.com/LLP27

Want to order great books at a great price for your student?  Scholastic is the solution.  You can order online or send an order and payment into our school library.  Click the link above for more details or contact Mrs. Russell at jennifer.russell@marion.kyschools.us

 

Class Code - LLP27

This Month's Order Due Date October 2, 2015

Mrs. May's 7th Grade Frog Dissection

CUSTODIAN APPRECIATION

The LMS Staff wanted to show their appreciation to the custodial staff.  Tom Tharp, Diane Raley and Alex Peake shown below work together as a TEAM to maintain our building.  The LMS staff wanted to do something special for all their efforts by providing them a steak dinner.

 

CHEERLEADING IN FULL SWING

MORGAN SCHOOLING PICTURED HERE, SANG THE NATIONAL ANTHEM AT THE 1ST HOME PATRIOT FOOTBALL GAME.

 

LADY PATRIOT PREVAIL OVER TAYLOR COUNTY

 

Coach Spalding and Coach McKay are seen here instructing the team during a time out.  The Lady Patriots have only lost 1 game to date and are on a roll.  They tipoff against Campbellsville on Thursday evening, beginning at 5:30pm.  Come out and support your Lady Patriots. 

 

 

LADY PATRIOTS SEASON OPENER

 

The Lebanon Middle School Lady Patriots open their season with a big win against St. Catherine 42-22.  Coach Spalding and Coach McKay have high hopes for the team this year as they will build on their conference runner-up achievement last year.

SCHEDULE CHANGE- The Lady Patriots will be playing St. Augustine Wednesday, August 12th.  The 6th Grade game will begin at 5:30 pm as the 7th and 8th grade games will follow.

Come out and support your lady Patriots.

Lebanon Middle School Update

Lebanon Middle Construction Update

Construction in our builiding continues.  We hope to have everything wrapped up and cleaned up in the next week.  Our phones are still unhooked, so if you have a new student to enroll, please call us or come by starting on July 27th. Staff will be back in the building at that time.

Thank you for your  patience and we hope to see you soon!

First day for students - August 5th!!
Hope you have enjoyed your summer.

 

2015 Summer Dream Academy

2015 Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Award

Congratulations to Mary Rush, science teacher at Marion County High School, Jayne Litton, teacher at Calvary Elementary School, and Teresa Barnett, English-Language Arts teacher at Lebanon Middle School, for receiving the Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Award on Saturday, May 16, 2015. These three ladies set the bar for great instruction in our classrooms and help our students Dream, Believe, and Achieve each and every day! Congratulations to them!

2015 Summer Feeding Program

Marion County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Click here for a list of sites and times where meals will be served.

Non-Traditional Instruction Survey

Marion County Public Schools is exploring the feasibility of using a non-traditional approach to making up missed days due to inclement weather and other emergencies. More information about the program (including examples of what other districts are doing) can be found by clicking here. If you are interested in serving on a committee, please contact Central Office at (270) 692-3721. Please click here to complete our survey. 

Makeup Days

Please note that April 6 and 7, the first two days of spring break, will be makeup days, as noted on the Board approved calendar from April 2014. The last day of school is to be determined.

Marion County Reading Celebration!!

 Marion County Schools Reading Celebration

March 3, 2015

You don't want to miss this!

Come on out Tuesday, March 3 to MCHS for a fun night of reading and activities.

The first 500 students to enter will receive a free drawstring backpack.  Every student can enter their name in a drawing to win some cool prizes, including a kindle!

There will be a Scholastic Book Fair set up in the high school cafeteria with lots of great deals on books your kids will want to read.

Classrooms in the high school will be open for elementary students to participate in reading and fun activities.  The library will be open for middle and high school students to hang out and read.  They will be serving free hot chocolate.
 

 

Bus Routes for February 26 & 27

For the remainder of this week, providing that there are NO issues, MCPS will use the regular bus routes unless the bus driver notifies the student that his/her road cannot be accessed. In this case Plan B for that student/family will be used. Our hope is to service as many bus routes as possible. Thank you!

2015-16 Kindergarten Registration

Marion County Public Schools Kindergarten Registration will be held at all elementary schools on Friday, February 27, 2015 between 12:00 p.m. and 6:00.p.m. 

Registration paperwork will be at the elementary school in the district in which you reside. Children who will be five years old on or before October 1, 2015 should register for kindergarten classes. Students who are currently enrolled in the four-year-old preschool program should also register for kindergarten.

MCPS Community Reading Celebration

NOTE: The Hoops for Literacy event that was scheduled for Tuesday, March 3 has been cancelled.

If you have any questions, please contact Troy Benningfield at 270-692-3721 or troy.benningfield@marion.kyschools.us.

Six Big Dreams: Ready-Set-Grow

Marion County Public Schools is pleased to announce the launch of another page that contains information regarding the Ready-Set-Grow dream. This is just one of the six big dreams Marion County Public Schools is investing in to make a positive difference in the lives of children, their families, and our community. This page will continue to grow with additional resources, so continue to check back for new content!

Preparing for Upcoming Weather Conditions

Marion County Public Schools would like to offer this friendly reminder that forecasted temperatures this week will be dipping into the negative degrees. While our buses and schools will be warm, students waiting for buses should remember to dress for the cold. The best approach is layering clothing (coat or jacket, sweatshirt or sweater, etc.), plus head and hand coverings. Please do not allow children to leave the house with exposed skin (ears, hands, legs, etc.), as this increases the chance of frostbite in cold weather. Working together we can beat the cold this winter season!

Over the Top 2015-16 Preschool Registration


Parents may complete the Marion County Preschool 2015-16 Application prior to the registration event and turn the application in on Saturday, February 7.

Lebanon Middle School Meets Taylor Swift!

6th Grade Students will be joining a live webcast to hear Taylor Swift talk about reading, writing, and a very special video!!

Safe School Week Anti Bullying Pledge

Click here to take the pledge. 

PICTURE DAY!!!

All LMS Students and Staff will be taking pictures for the yearbook on Wednesday October 1, 2014.

If you want to order pictures, money must be sent with an order form with your child on picture day.

Kentucky Classic Theatre Classes

Kentucky Classic Theatre 2014 Fall Classes

Pre-registration in person or online at www.mykct.com
Tuition is due at the time of registration.  Scholarships are available.

In person registration is Sept 22 & 23, 4-6 pm at Angelic Hall

Call 270-402-2196 for more information

Disney's Aladdin Jr. (ages 10-17)

Peter Rabbit - Exploratory Theatre (ages 5-10)

Improvisation (ages 13 to adult)
 

OPEN House

• Hand out progress reports and MAP scores
• Find out how to access Infinite Campus Parent Portal.
• Teachers will be in their rooms to meet and greet with parents.
• Dee Dee Cecconi will do a presentation for 6th grade families about transition to middle school (to be held in the library, repeating every 20 minutes)
• Silent auction of the canvas paintings from last year's display at Spring View
• Refreshments will be served in the cafeteria.

You don't want to miss this! All parents are invited to attend!

All Pro Dad (Dad's Day)

Hey dads & kids...

Join us fo the Lebanon Middle School All Pro Dad
October 15th at 7:15 am
Lebanon Middle School

Dads and kids come for a quick, before-school breakfast and a 45 minute program of fatherhood and family topics.  You'll take away some great tips and resources to help you be the best Dad you can be, and you'll strengthen the relationship with your kids at the same time.

Breakfast only cost $1.75 per adult

Please RSVP if you plan to come at All Pro Dad

For more information contact, deedee.cecconi@marion.kyschools.us


Superintendent's Webcast, June 5, 2014

 

 

$10 Athletic Physicals - DATE CHANGE

$10 ATHLETIC PHYSICALS
Offered by Marion County Community Education & KORT Physical Therapy

WHO: All Marion County 7th – 12th grade athlete
WHAT: Official Kentucky High School Athletic Association Physical
WHERE: KORT Physical Therapy, 703 East Main Street, Lebanon (near Kroger)WHEN: Thursday, June 26, 2014
COST: $10 (cash only)
TIME: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (NO APPOINTMENTS)


 

No school Tuesday, May 20

School will not be in session Tuesday, May 20, 2014 due to Election Day. Faculty and staff will report to their designated areas for professional development. 

MRS. MAY SCIENCE VIDEO

Mrs. May teaches students the process of how a chicken, hatches from an egg and begins life. 

LMS ARTS & HUMANITIES DAY

 

 

 

 

 

PRESENTATION OF LEARNING 2014

 

 

8TH SCIENCE PROJECTS

 

 

Christina McRay hired as principal at Lebanon Middle School

The Lebanon Middle School SBDM Council unanimously selected Christina McRay as the new principal during its meeting on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Mrs. McRay has served as the interim principal at Lebanon Middle School since January of 2014. Prior to serving as interim principal, she served as the assistant principal at Marion County High School and a teacher in Bullitt County. Please welcome her to her new role and support her as she leads Lebanon Middle School to the next level!

7th Inning Stretch

As Marion County Public Schools heads into the 7th Inning Stretch for the 2013-2014 school year with only 42 days of instruction starting Monday, April 7th and several high stakes testing right around the corner, let's encourage one another to finish strong! These last two months (innings) will help determine the results which make DREAMS come true for our children, our staff, and our community.
 

Pennies for Patients Program
2013-14 School Year Calendar Amendments

The Marion County Board of Education met on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 and approved to use March 31, April 1 (two days of spring break) and May 26 (Memorial Day) as make-up days.

Melt Down Marion County

2013-2014 T61 Title IX Interscholastic Athletics Student Survey

Only students in 8th grade are to complete this survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/20132014marioncountyt61

Superintendent's Webcast, February 7, 2014

Boys Basketball Schedule

You can find the Boys Basketball schedule under the sports links to your left

Boys Basketball

2014 Mid-Kentucky Middle School Conference
6th Grade Boys' Basketball Tournament

January 25 @ Taylor County

10:00 North Washington vs. St. A
11:15 St. Charles vs. Taylor Co
12:30 St. Joe Black vs. Bloomfield
1:45 10:00 winner vs. 11:15 winnder
3:00 12:30 winnder vs. St. Joe Red
5:30 Semifinals

February 1 @ Bardstown

10:00 Boston vs. Bardstown
11:15 Spencer Co B vs. Old Kentucky Home
12:30 St. D vs. Spencer Co A
1:45 Washington County vs. Lebanon Middle
3:00 10:00 winner vs. 11;15 winner
4:15 12:30 winner vs. 1:45 winner

6:30 Semifinals

Championship Game - Monday February 3rd, 5:30 @ Spencer Co High School

MUNIS

MUNIS Self Services is currently down at this time. We are working on correcting this issue as soon as possible.

2014-15 School Year Calendar

Click here to view the 2014-15 school year calendar that was approved December 12, 2013 by the Marion County Board of Education.

Important Links

Our website is not displaying correctly in some browsers (mainly Internet Explorer) due to our new design. While this issue is currently being fixed, you can use the below links to access common programs.

Webmail

AESOP

Infinite Campus Teacher Portal

Infinite Campus Parent/Student Portal

AR/AM Login

Follett Destiny

mySchoolBucks

MUNIS Self Service

Kentucky Department of Education

CIITS

Compass

Scholastic Educator Access District Hosted SRI

Scholastic Hosted Read 180

Inclement Weather Protocol

With the winter months quickly approaching Marion County Public Schools would like to communicate the following protocol regarding the cancellation of school in the event of inclement weather.

 

Website Lockout

Starting Monday, November 25, faculty and staff will not be able to login to SchoolPointe’s CMS. The district and schools are getting an updated design and SchoolPointe will be transferring all the content from the current websites to the new websites. The new design is expected to go live Wednesday, November 27 and you will be able to login again on this date.

Superintendent's Webcast - November 6, 2013

 

 

Lebanon Middle School Celebrates Red Ribbon Week
Lebanon Middle School students and staff are celebrating red ribbon week October 28-Nov1.

Tuesday - Red Wrist Band Day
Wednesday - Sock Out Drugs Day (Wear crazy socks)
Thursday - Black Out Drugs Day (wear black)
Friday - Stomp Out Drugs Day (wear your boots)

Help us bring awareness to the problem of drug abuse and promote students being drug free.

Staff Development Days Survey
This school year our Board of Education approved the use of three instructional calendar days to be converted to staff development days without students. Our first day was used before school began to take care of some required state trainings and opening day activities. Our second day was used this past Monday to assist and support staff with Compass Learning implementation, program review implementation planning, career/technical programming, Daily 5 training for instructional assistants that work with small reading groups, special education staff training, pre-school staff planning and implementation of new programming tool, writing training for select middle and high school staff, Infinite Campus training for attendance clerks and secretaries, guidance counselor PLC, food service training, and bus driver training. In order for us to evaluate the effectiveness of the learning day, we would appreciate your completion of a very short survey. Click here to complete the survey.
Amendment made to 2013-2014 calendar
Monday October 14, 2013 will be a non-attendance day for students for Marion County Public Schools - ALTHOUGH THIS DAY WILL BE A WORK DAY FOR ALL STAFF.

 

An attendance day will be added to the school calendar in order to make up this instructional time for students.  This action was approved by the Marion County Board of Education at the September 24th Board meeting. For a copy of the amended calendar, click here.

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications for the 2013-14 school year can now be filled out by clicking here. Applications can be returned to your school, the Marion County Board of Education, or mailed in to:

755 East Main Street
Lebanon, KY 40033

If you have any questions, please call (270) 692-3721.

Sixth Grade Orientation

Sixth Grade Orientation
July 31st 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

This orientation is for students only.
Please enter through gym doors.

Students will be able to meet your teachers, principals, and staff, obtain your schedule, learn to open your locker and much more!!

Lunch will be provided free of charge.

Bring all updated documentation of immunization forms.

School Supply List

School Supply Lists

New school year supply list are now posted under Documents Link on the left.

Summer Feeding Information

Marion County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meal sites and times can be found by clicking here.

Schools To Watch Celebration

Lebanon Middle School will be celebrating on Wednesday, April 24 at 11:00 in the gymnasium.  The assembly will last approximately 30 minutes followed by a reception.  Parents are welcome to attend.

Mock Disaster Crisis

There will be a Mock Crisis Exercise at Lebanon Middle School. The event will take place Thursday, April 11, sometime between 8:30 AM and 11:30 AM. This will result in some road closures and emergency vehicle traffic. Please plan your travel accordingly.

The Mock Crisis Event has been the result of planning between the school system and local first responders. The exercise is intended to help us plan and look for our gaps. The event will inlcude transportation of "injured" to our local hospital. Thank you for your patience and understanding if this creates a potential delay or change of plans for you personally.

Schools are closed Monday, February 18, for Presidents' Day
Battle of the Books

Lebanon Middle School battled it out with St. Charles Thursday night and brought home the trophy!  The Battle of the Books is a quiz bowl type of competition, where students read and answer questions about books.  We had twenty students that each read a book and one student that read all ten.  Each question they answer correctly earns their team a point.  The final score was 61-48.  Congratulations on the win!

6th Grade Boys are State Runners Up!

LMS 6th Grade Boys Kentucky Middle School State Runner Up

They competed all Day on Saturday Jan. 26th and Jan. 27th. Playing in 8 games versus opponents of much bigger schools.  Coach Overstreet and Coach Terrell overcame big odds, because of having to forfeit the pool play game on Fri. 24th due weather and being out of school.  This made the team an 8th seeded team in the tournament.  Schools that the LMS Patriots beat on their course to the championship were Paintsville, Beaumont (which had a player that was 6’4), Scott County (whom was ranked very high in the state), and Corbin (whom they played in the championship game) only losing by 5 points.

2013-14 School Year MCHS Freshman Night

Incoming freshman night for St. Charles and St. A students and parents start at 6:00 pm on Monday, January 21 in the Marion County High School cafeteria. Lebanon Middle School will have their freshman night next Tuesday, January 29 starting at 6:00 pm. The below curriculum guide contains the different classes freshman are allowed to take, the different college/career pathways, career majors, and other valuable information.

 

2013-14 Freshman Curriculum Guide

mySchoolBucks is live for Marion County
Marion County School District now offers mySchoolBucks, a convenient and secure online payment and parent information portal! With mySchoolBucks you can deposit money into one or more student accounts, track purchase history, create low-balance reminders and even set-up an automatically recurring payment.
Scholastic Book Club Order Today!


Click on the picture above to view available books you can order from Scholastic
Book Clubs.  When you order online you receive special deals!
CLASS ACTIVATION CODE: LLP27
The Patriot Pride Newsletter
We are sending out our first LMS Newsletter - The Patriot Pride.  If you would like to begin receiving this to your personal e-mail account, please contact jennifer.russell@marion.kyschools.us

userfiles/268/ThePatriotPride Aug2012.pdf
Sport Schedules
Please look under the sports section, documents or school events to view LMS sport schedules.
8th Grade Field Trip
All 8th grade students will be attending a local play, A Midsummer Night's Dream on Friday, August 17, 2012.  Make sure you have your permission form turned in by Thursday, August 16, 2012.  We are excited about being able to participate in this event.
$10 Athletic Physicals
WHO: All Marion County 7th – 12th grade athletes
WHAT: Official Kentucky High School Athletic Association Physical
WHERE: KORT Physical Therapy, 703 East Main Street, Lebanon (near Kroger)
WHEN: Wednesday, August 1, 2012
COST: $10 (cash only)
TIME: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (appointment required)
Call or email by July 31st to make your appointment.
Welcome Back To School!
6th Grade Orientation * See Documents to the left for School Supply Lists

Free and Reduced Meal Applications
Parents can now print and fill out Free and Reduced Meal Applications for the 2012-13 school year. Eligibility Guidelines can be viewed by clicking here. You can download and print the Free and Reduced Meal Application by clicking here.

Applications can be submitted to the Marion County Board of Education, Monday – Friday, 8am-4pm. Do not complete an application if any member of your family receives SNAP (food stamps) or TANF. If you have any questions, please call 270-692-3721 ext. 230.

Marion County Public Schools
755 East Main Street
Lebanon, Kentucky 40033
2012-13 School Year Meal Prices
Lunch
Elementary Paid $1.85
Middle Paid $1.95
High School Paid $2.00
All Reduced $ .40
Adults $3.00
Extra Milk $ .40
Extra Juice $ .30

Breakfast
All Paid $ 1.00
All Reduced $ .30
Adults $1.75
Extra Milk $ .40
Extra Juice $ .30
LMS Parent Involvement Night

Parent Night March 21 2017 from 4 to 6

Welcome Mrs. Blandford - New LMS Principal

Lebanon Middle School Welcomes New Principal

Mrs. Millie Blandford

The Lebanon Middle School SBDM Council selected Millie Blandford as the principal. She is in her 22nd year of education. She has taught science for 17 years and has served as an Assistant Principal for Spencer County Middle School since 2012. Mrs. Blandford has been a part of supporting Spencer County Middle School as they have moved from a Needs Improvement School in 2012 to a Distinguished School in the past two years. Mrs. Blandford’s professional accomplishments include National Board Certification in Science, published author, activities produced by Science Kit & Boreal, finalist for Kentucky Teacher of the Year, Amgen Award for Excellence in Science Teaching, ING Unsung Heroes Award, and Campbellsville Teacher of Excellence Award. Please welcome her to Marion County!

2016 SPORTS PHYSICAL FORMS

Athletes participating in both Middle and High School sports, must have both sets of forms filled out.  

5-8 Physical Form

http://khsaa.org/forms/CombinedMS01andPPEForm.pdf

9-12 Physical Form

http://khsaa.org/forms/CombinedGE04andPPEForm.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOGO Scholastic Book Fair!

Buy One Get One Free!

Scholastic Book Fair

April 11-15

Stop by our LMS Library to
Check out the GREAT Deals!

Non-Traditional Instruction Day Survey

In an effort to gain parent feedback about the first Non-Traditional Instruction Day (NTID) that was used on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, we ask that you please complete this survey so we may improve future NTI days.

Parents: Click here to take the survey.

Teachers: Click here to take the survey. 

GRIDIRON PATRIOTS WIN SEASON OPENER

The Patriot Football team are seen here running out the clock out.  This win marks four regular season wins in a row.  They were victorious over Old Kentucky Home Middle School, 20-12.

 

Lebanon Middle School Supply List for 2015-16 School Year

LMS 2015 - 2016 Supply List

Supply list for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade can be found on our school webpage under the School Documents Link to the left.

You can also find school supply list at our local Walmart.

Hope you have a great summer and we look forward to
seeing you in August!

2014-15 School Year Supply Lists
Calendar Amendments

The Marion County Board of Education approved the following calendar amendments on Thursday, April 10, 2014:
 

  • School will not be in session on Memorial Day, May 26, 2014
  • Last day for students – June 4, 2014
  • Closing day – last day for teachers – June 6, 2014
  • Instructional days from 174 to 172
  • Staff work days – May 20 and June 5, 2014

Graduation will be Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 11:00 am.

LMS 2016-17 Yearbooks Are On Sale NOW!

2016-17 Yearbooks

To Order: You may bring this form to Mrs. Russell in the library or order online! ORDER ONLINE

Yearbooks for sale

Pennies for Patients

Lebanon Middle School's Pennies for Patients

Fundraising Event will be November 14th - 18th

Our goal this year is to raise $2017 for research to help find a cure for kids that have been diagnoised with blood cancer. 

Students can bring money to their first period class or donate online at the link below.

Pennies for Patients Website

LMS Principal Selection Survey

Lebanon Middle School’s SBDM council has started the principal selection process.  We have developed the following criteria or principal traits to use in the development of the interview questions and would like your feedback and input: 

  1. Believes all children can learn at high levels.
  2. Makes management decisions that enhance teaching and learning.
  3. Is committed to closing achievement gaps and ensuring proficiency for all students.
  4. Understands the connection of school culture to student achievement.
  5. Believes in and will support adjusting instructional practices to meet various student-learning environments and also promote student empowerment, self-control, and self-discipline.
  6. Welcomes input and will be a model of good communication among all the stakeholders of the school community:  parents and families, students, teachers, administrators, and the community at large.

Click here to take the principal selection survey.

2016-17 School Supply List
MC READ Night

SPORTS SCHEDULES
Diary of a Wimpy Kid READ-A-THON Challenge

Calling all you Diary of a Wimpy Kid Fans!!

Click the Link below to see the Website to Register.

http://mediasource.actonservice.com/acton/rif/10574/s-053e-1508/-/l-00ac:45a2/l-00ac/showPreparedMessage?sid=atPkvmuJe

LADY PATRIOTS CAMPBELLSVILLE TOURNEY CHAMPS

 

LADY PATRIOTS win the 8th Grade Campbellsville Invitational Tournament on Saturday, August 15th. 

 

Sports Physical

As of April 15th, 2015 all middle school student-athletes will be required to have their sports physical on the new KHSAA combined form. Please make sure that all forms are filled out entirely. Physicals MUST be turned in prior to participating in any activities. 8th grade students that are participating in high school athletics will also have to complete the high school form.

Middle School Participation, grades 6-8

High School Participation, grades 9-12

Exceptional Child Education Community Survey

Marion County Public School's Exceptional Child Education department values feedback from all members of the community. Sharing your responses will help us know which areas of our program are going well and in which areas we need to work together to improve. Please click here to begin the survey. We look forward to working with you to ensure our students with special needs receive the best education possible! (Note: Only one response is allowed per computer.)

School Health Nurse Job Posting for Lincoln Trail District Health Department

Status: Non-exempt, full-time partial year (ten month) employee

Location: Marion County
Classification: Local Health Nurse I (2122), Local Health Nurse II (2123), Local Health Nurse III (2124)

Starting Pay Rate:
LHN I   $15.51
LHN II  $16.30
LHN III $16.58

May be adjusted at agency’s discretion based upon additional education and experience

Reports to: Director of School Health

Click read more for additional information.

MCHS Marching Band Sign-Ups

Current 8th-11th graders have the opportunity to do what so many successful students have done before them - Be Part of the Band! Every destination starts with a decision to embark on a journey. Now is the time to start your child in music and MCHS is the place to do it. Please take a brief moment to fill out this form (click here) so your child can BE PART of the BAND! If you have any questions, please contact Daniel Beams, MCHS Band Director, at daniel.beams@marion.kyschools.us.

MCPS I2-Innovation Institute Call for Presenters

Marion County Public Schools is hosting an in-house technology conference for all certified teachers on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. As we move forward with our 1:1 technology initiative and 21st century learning, we understand and value professional development and training. If you are interested in presenting either an instructional strategy using technology or a lesson on the 4 Cs (Critical Thinking, Creativity, Collaboration & Communication), click here to fill out our call for presenters form. A notification of selection for presenting will be sent by December 20, 2016.

2016 Summer Dream Academy

2014-15 Free and Reduced Lunch Applications

Free and Reduced Lunch Applications for the 2014-15 school year can now be filled out by clicking here. Applications can be returned to your school, the Marion County Board of Education, or mailed in to:

755 East Main Street
Lebanon, KY 40033

If you have any questions, please call (270) 692-3721, ext. 230.

Book Fair

Spring BOGO Book Fair
April 10-14

Students will visit the book fair with their reading teacher.  April 10: 6th Grade, April 11: 7th Grade, April 13th: 8th Grade

Book Fair Clip art

 

Boys Basketball Schedule

Boy's Basketball

Join us in cheering on our Patriot Basketball team starting Nov 3, 2016.

Boy's Basketball Schedule

Professional Development Summer Dates

As we complete the 2013-14 school year and plan for the 2014-15 school year, we wanted to communicate any district-planned professional development dates for your planning purposes. Due to a recent change in the professional development law, the board policy 03.19 AP.1 was amended as well. Please click read more for additional information.

Superintendent's Webcast, April 7, 2014

 

 

2016-17 Yearbook App - Upload Your Pictures

2016-17 LMS YEARBOOK

Load the APP and Download right from your phone or Click on Picture below for Computer Uploads

2014 Summer Feeding Program

Marion County Public Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Click here for a list of sites and times where meals will be served.

Our students can win up to $30,000!

Representatives from our local VFW post have contacted our offices about an exciting scholarship opportunity for middle and high school students. Check it out at http://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships?cookieCheck=true. Our local post wants to be involved and work to find some winners from Marion County! There are numerous cash prizes and free trips to Washington, D.C.  The deadline for submission is soon – November 1, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact Tabitha Tracey at tntracey721@yahoo.com. You can also reach her at (270) 402-2594.

Middle School Newsletter