LMS News for You
Georgia Milestones 2019 Testing Begins Soon
Georgia Milestones (GMAS) Testing will begin on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, immediately after we return from spring break. For a full view of the schedule and for complete information about GMAS End-of-Grade and End-of-Course testing, please click here or visit our Assessments page on this website.
Title I Planning Meeting, Monday, March 25, 2019, 6 PM, Professional Learning Room
We need your input on the Title I Budget, School-Family Compact, Family Engagement Policy, and Family Engagement Calendar to help make the 2019-2020 School Year the best one yet!
Family Technology Workshop, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 6 PM
Come to Lilburn Middle School to learn:
- How to use the computer to help your child at home
- How to navigate educational websites including MYeCLASS and teacher webpages.
- How to sign up for and use ClassDojo and the Parent Portal
How to Help Your Child Prepare for the Georgia Milestones
The Georgia Milestones (GMAS) will begin soon after students return from Spring Break. In addition to students reviewing their coursework regularly. There are additional ways to help your child be more successful on the assessments. Students who are prepared, calm, and rested perform better on tests. Click here to read [in English] or click here to read [in Spanish] about some of the many ways to help your student approach Georgia Milestones in a relaxed, positive way.
Teen Lures Prevention Program begins today...
During the months of February and March, our school counselors will offer the Teen Lures Prevention lessons to all students in grades 6-8. You can learn more about the program at www.teenluresprevention.com. Please be aware that more information is provided on the website than is actually used in Gwinnett County. Below is a list of lures that are discussed at each grade level. Each grade reviews what was learned in the previous grade(s) and then learns additional lures.
6th: Game Lure, e-lure, Name Lure; 7th: Authority Lure, Assistance Lure, Ego/Fame Lure; 8th: Affection Lure, Trafficking Lure, Pet Lure
If you prefer that your child not participate in the teen lures prevention lessons, please write and sign a note indicating your preferences and send it to your child’s teacher or school counselor. Unless written documentation is received, your child will participate in the teen lures prevention and safety lessons. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL INFORMATION LETTER...
Parent and Adolescent Workshop - 6 Keys to Understanding and Raising a Teenager
In English: Wednesday, Feb 27th 6-7pm, Lilburn MS Media Center
Parenting Workshop Flyer-English
en Espanol: Thursday, Feb 28th 6-7pm, Lilburn MS Media Center
Parenting Workshop Flyer-en Espanol
Knowing how to understand teenagers reinforces family relationships. Many parents go through difficult situations when raising their adolescents. This conference is going to provide some tips to understand and manage their children.
Contact Mike Doyne in the Parent Center (404) 683-3445 with any questions.
Yearbooks are On Sale NOW
Pre-order and guarantee yearbooks now! Prices range from $35 for the basic book up to $43 for "the works" including name/photo on the cover, extra autograph pages, yearbook stickies, and a current events insert. Cash payment can be turned into Mike Doyne in the Parent Center, or payment can be made at YBPay.lifetouch.com using code 10041619
Support Lilburn MS While You Shop
Did you know there were many easy ways to support Lilburn Middle School? Help support LMS by shopping for the same products and using the mercharts you already visit:
- Amazon Smile: Use this website instead when shopping on Amazon.com
- Lilburn MS Box Tops for Education to automatically contribute
- Kroger Community Rewards while shopping at Kroger stores
- Publix Partners while shopping at Publix grogery stores
- My Coke Rewards for your favorite Coca~Cola products
- GoFundMe charitable donations for our school's general needs
If you have other fundraising ideas, please let us know!