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Frequently Asked Questions

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When can I pick up my schedule?

8th Grade: Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 9-11 AM and 1-3 PM 7th Grade: Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 9-11 AM and 1-3 PM 6th Grade: Thursday, August 18, 2016, 9-11 AM and 1-3 PM Uniform store hours on August 16-18: 10 AM-2 PM

Where can I find information about internet safety and cyberbullying?


Where can I find The Purple Page?

Click here to view the latest issue of The Purple Page. You can also view an archive of past issues.

How do I join the PTO?

Per the Lanier PTO Bylaws, “Membership shall be open to any parent or guardian of students enrolled at LMS and members of the faculty and staff.” We would love to have you be involved in the Lanier PTO. Subscribe to the Purple Page newsletter to keep up to date on school and PTO activities. And don’t forget to …

What are Red and Purple days? How do I read the schedule codes?

Lanier students follow a schedule designed to maximize instructional time and support for all students. Classes meet every other day for 90 minutes. So if you start the school on a Red Day, then next day is Purple then Red and so on. The Student Planner indicates Red and Purple days in the calendar. The day …

What are clusters? How do I contact a cluster leader?

Here’s a quote from the Lanier Middle School Lanier Learning Clusters page: In order to create smaller communities within Lanier’s large school setting, all students are assigned to a cluster or academic team. Each team will consist of approximately 150 students and 5 academic teachers. Flexible block scheduling creates a common planning and conference time …

What is the Lanier Middle School SDMC?

SDMC (Shared Decision-Making Committee) What is the SDMC (Shared Decision-Making Committee)? The SDMC is a committee that sits at each public school and provides guidance to the school’s administration on school-wide based issues. It is made up of the various stakeholders in that school. The membership composition of the SDMC is set by the state …