Rising 6th Grader Informational Survey

Attention Upcoming 6th Grader Students and Parents

Linked below are 2 surveys which will assist us in making your transition to middle school go smoothly. Please select and answer the appropriate brief survey: 

Upcoming 6th Grader -  Student Survey

6th Grade Parent Informational Session Registration

Rising 6th Graders - Parent Session

Please join us on May 11th at either 8:00, 12:00, or 5:00 for a 45-minute to 1-hour informational session on becoming a Lowndes Middle School parent. This session will help you prepare for the academic changes that occur from elementary to middle school.

2017-2018 Teacher of the Year

It's time to nominate a deserving Lowndes Middle School teacher for the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year. If you have someone in mind, please fill out the form linked below. Parents and community members are encouraged to participate.  The nomination window will be open April 12th - 26th at 4:00 pm. 

Ga Milestones Experience

Getting Ready for Ga Milestones

This practice site lets students see what testing online is like. Parents and educators are welcome to try it as well. Click on the image to the left to access the online system and help prepare your children for the online testing experience. 

Miss LMS Pageant

The Miss LMS Pageant 
is coming up quickly! Please see additional information and application attached here.  

May 6, 2017 at 11:00
Lowndes Middle School Gym
The deadline to enter is April 28 and the entry fee is $50.

Is My Child Too Sick To Return To School?

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Please remember, after any illness we require children to be fever free for 24 hours, without fever reducing type medications such as Tylenol or Motrin, before returning to school.  Please reference the additional information linked above from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta as a helpful resource  to assist you in making this determination. 

Info on Cell Phone Apps

Social Media Safety App Guide

Sign Up for LMS Reminders

Remind Icon

Don't miss out on important reminders. Please sign up for the  new 2016-2017 LMS Remind service to stay informed. You must resign up each year.  You have 2 options for joining:

1. Join via text message - To join via text message on your cell phone send a text to 81010 with @3fbb96 in the body of the text message. You will receive text updates.

 2. Download the Remind App - If you have a smart phone, you may download the Remind app for easier access to messages from your different groups as well as the ability to provide feedback to the message.  Available for iOS and Android. Once downloaded, subscribe by entering your code:  @3fbb96 

Ga Milestones - Testing Info For Parents

School Hours

Hours of Supervision
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Doors Open - 7:30 AM 
Late Bell - 7:50 AM
Car Riders - 3:20 PM
Bus Riders - 3:30 PM

LMS Public Calendar

LMS Streaming News

LCS Job Openings

The Lowndes County School District has posted several job announcements on the employment portal at https://www.applitrack.com/lowndes/onlineapp/default.aspx? 

VSU Offering Political Science Summer Camp

The Department of Political Science at Valdosta State University is organizing a summer camp on June 6-7, 2017. Camp participants will have an opportunity to:
  • Experience the inner workings of the American political system, civic engagement, and global policymaking through interactive simulations, engaging discussions,
  • Hear speakers representing the worlds of politics and diplomacy. 
  • Learn about career opportunities for Political Science.
For more information, please visit:

Maria Staley Named LCS Teacher of the Year!

Wes Taylor & Maria Staley, LCS Teacher of the Year

Our very own Maria Staley has been named the Lowndes County School System's Teacher of the Year! Please join us in congratulating her!

Media News Spot and Book Request

Clip art of smiling reminding book
  • Want to find out how you can share your enthusiasm about a book or series on the LMS Morning News? 
  • Are you also interested in requesting to have a new book purchased for the library that is not in our collection?
You may visit the LMS Media webpage to make a request for either!