October is Red Ribbon Month

posted Oct 9, 2017, 2:15 PM by Amber Kessinger

We will be celebrating by having dress up days, a door competition, a DFY Speaker event, and Mix It Up at Lunch. 

Dress Up DaysOctober 16th - 20th
Door competition: Will be judged by UCSCC the end of the day Friday, October 20th
DFY Event: Oct. 12th, 3pm in the commons. Speaker, pizza and pop. Featuring Cody Bowen! 
Mix It Up at Lunch: October 31st

Please inform your students about the following dress up days:  

10/16 Monday: Wear Red: "Your Future is Key, so Stay Drug Free" 
*Will give some type of prize for the student who wears the most red for those who want to be considered for a prize. More details later. 
10/17 Tuesday: Peace out Drugs: Wear tie-dye or related clothing or peace signs to schools. 
10/18 Wednesday: "I mustache you not to do drugs" - wear a mustache? Or get creative! :) 
10/19 Thursday: Our Future is Bright; say no to drugs: Wear Bright or Neon Colors. 
10/20 FridaySports Shirts Day "Choose to do sports, not drugs"

Picture Retakes

posted Oct 6, 2017, 10:57 AM by Amber Kessinger

Friday, October 20th

Sports Pictures

posted Oct 6, 2017, 10:56 AM by Amber Kessinger

Tuesday, October 17th

Books ARRGGH the Treasure @ your "Scholastic Book Fair"

posted Sep 27, 2017, 3:36 PM by Amber Kessinger   [ updated Sep 27, 2017, 3:36 PM ]

Scholastic Book Fair October 30 - November 3
LMS Library
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Battle of the Books

posted Sep 12, 2017, 10:17 AM by Amber Kessinger

If you love to read and are a competitive individual come to the "Batttle of the Books"   first meeting Monday Sept. 18th/ 8:15 LMS commons. 
Regular meetings on Mondays will be begin Monday Oct. 16th.
Come get more information @ your LMS library if you would like to participate.
Thank you!

Attendance Reminder

posted Feb 1, 2016, 2:44 PM by Amber Kessinger   [ updated Feb 7, 2017, 10:03 AM ]

If your child is going to be gone please call the attendance office @ 663-3428, or email

Weather Emergency Info

posted Nov 17, 2015, 12:45 PM by Amber Kessinger

The La Grande School District and Mid Columbia Bus Company will 

announce weather-related closures or changes to the school schedule by 

6:00 a.m. Depending on weather conditions, school will either 1) close for 

the day, 2) open two hours late, or 3) open with snow bus routes.

School Messenger 

All school families and staff members will receive an automated phone call 

from the school district to the primary phone number listed in their record. 

Check with the school office to make sure that your current number is 


Radio Coverage

These La Grande radio stations broadcast 

weather update information:

 KUBQ - 98.7 FM

 KWRL –  99.9 FM

 Urock – 101.1 FM

 KCMB – 104.7 FM

 KOOL – 105.9 FM

 KLBM – 1450 AM

School District Website

Go to to find up-to-date information


Go to and sign up to receive text 

messages, email alerts, and emergency notifications.









Two hour late opening schedule means that school beings on Monday at 

11:20 a.m., Tuesday – Friday at 10:20 a.m. NOTE: Buses will also run two 

hours late.

Oregon Law requires the following shots for school attendance...

posted Dec 2, 2014, 2:38 PM by Amber Kessinger   [ updated Dec 2, 2014, 2:46 PM ]

A student entering Grades 7-12 needs:
5 Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (DTaP)
1 Tdap
4 Polio
1 Varicella (Chickenpox)
2 Measles    
1 Mumps
1 Rubella    
3 Hepatitis B


posted Sep 9, 2014, 1:07 PM by Amber Kessinger

All 7th grade students are required to have the Tdap booster vaccine before the statewide exclusion day.
Written documentation of your students Tdap booster vaccine is required at LMS. Please drop off the forms at the main office.

Questions? Please call or email Marilyn Knight 541.663.3427 or

Daily Announcements

posted Sep 3, 2014, 10:32 AM by Amber Kessinger   [ updated Sep 3, 2014, 10:33 AM ]

LMS Announcements

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