Reminder of school picture retakes tomorrow at LMS. Packets available in the office.
Congratulations to Audrey Manry, Ella McNett and Ava Mull on qualifying for the KSHSAA State Tennis Tournament. Audrey was 4th in singles and Ella and Ava were 6th in doubles. #larnedproud
Congratulations to Halle Barker for qualifying for the Girls Golf State Tournament. She finished 10th at the Russell regional. #larnedproud
Clarification: No school Thursday, October 17 and Friday, October 18.
Reminder: LHS parent/teacher conferences will be tomorrow from 4-8pm and Thursday from 11am-7pm.
FLES Parents/Guardians if you have yet to turn in your PTO trash bag packets, we will still take them. Please bring to school tomorrow. Thank you!
FYI - LMS Lunch Change: On Tuesday, LMS students will have beef and noodles with Wednesday now being pepperoni/cheese pizza.
Congratulations to the LMS Cross Country runners that braved the cold and wind to being home four medals from yesterday’s Sterling meet! Way to Run as one. Work as a team and Finish as a Family. Roll Tribe!
The 7th grade C team won their Volleyball game tonight at Reno Valley. Way to go ladies!
Update on the events calendar: 5th Grade Family Band Night will be October 29th 6:30-7:30 at FLE
We would love it if you would come out and support LHS STUCO this Saturday, October 12th from 10:00am to 2:00pm at Drive One 4 UR School event at Janssen Ford! Bring the whole family - test drive a NEW Ford vehicle, grab a hotdog lunch, play some games, and support LHS STUCO!
Parents of High School Seniors- Learn more about scholarships and financial aid from the counselor at 6:30pm on October 15. We will meet in the high school conference room.
Reminder: FLE Picture retakes are tomorrow!
FLES Parents: Parent Teacher Conferences are October 14th, from 4-8 and October 17th, from 11-7. Please call the office at 285-2141 to set up a conference for your student.
LMS Parents: Please call the office (285-8430) to set up a conference for your student for Thursday, October 17 between 11am-7pm. We hope to see you that day. Go Indians!
Reminder of no LMS band concert tomorrow night. Concert will be Tuesday, December 10 at 7 pm at the Community Center.
Reminder — The JV football game at Holcomb tomorrow will start at 5pm.
Be sure to check out the Fire, Sheriff, and other vehicles in the parking lot to the SE of the stadium. We are honoring our city and county First Responders tonight!!
Parking and the gate NW of the concession stand will be closed tonight due to the muddy conditions.
At FLES, our goal is to run/walk 1000 laps before the program comes to an end on November 22nd. This will take place in the gym each morning with a few Seniors from Welcome Inn. We are excited to be a part of this health program through students at FHSU. #larnedproud
The Larned community is participating in a health promotion project. LHS students are to try and complete 1000 random acts of kindness by Thanksgiving. Random acts of kindness can be documented through the hashtag on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram - #LarnedKindness.
Big wins by our LMS 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams over Haven last night. Both won in two games! Way to go ladies!
We are excited to announce that we will be participating in the Read Right Run program. This program will start on October 2nd and conclude on November 22nd. At LMS, our goal is to read 1,000 books before the program comes to an end on November 22nd. In order to reach our goal, we have made it a competition to see which class can read the most books. All grade levels, along with staff, will be competing against one another, and the group that reads the most books will receive a trophy. As parents and guardians, we are asking that you regularly encourage your kids read. We are confident that with your help we can reach our goal of 1,000 books!
LMS cross country meet results for Lyons: 7th Grade Girls : Ivy Hope 4th 6:37 Kayna Jordan 16th 7:51 7th grade boys: Donovan Wilder 6th 6:11 8th grade boys: Dylan Roberds 1st 12:44 Gabriel Thomson 7th 14:14 Jameson Smith 10th 14:38 Mav Munden 24th 18:07 Mark Hamrick 26th 23:54
Tennis for today at Ellsworth has been cancelled. It is rescheduled for Monday October 7th at 3PM.
Collecting Box Tops is an easy way to give back to our school. Check out the new app to make it even easier in the following video: https://youtu.be/Hh94b2BvFK4 If you have clipped box tops, you can still bring them to the office and we can send them in. Thank you for helping our school out!
Homecoming Dance will be after the game in the cafeteria. Cost is $3 and is open to currently enrolled LHS students only.
Congratulations to the LMS 8th grade C team with their sweep of Lyons: 25-15 & 25-16! Roll Tribe!!
Congratulations to the 8th grade girls volleyball team with their thrilling 3 game win over Lyons: 25-13, 23-25, & 15-8! Go Indians!
Senior paint is tonight!! Pizza will be there around 5:45. With football practice possibly going a bit later, it might be best to plan on starting at 6pm.
Just a reminder parents/guardians, this Friday's dismissal is 1:30pm, with the parade starting at 3:00pm.
Be on the look out for information on our trash bag fundraiser put on by LES PTO.
District Spirit Week for USD 495 students: Monday - America Day, Tuesday - Twin Day, Wednesday - Beach Day, Thursday - Jersey Day, Friday - Orange and Black Day. Show your Larned Spirit leading up to the Friday Homecoming Football game. Go Indians!
Don't forget to show your Larned pride for Homecoming Spirit Week and dress up in your red, white, and blue for 'Merica Monday! #larnedproud
High School C-team Volleyball will start at 4:30pm at Hilsboro on September 24th.
Our students have been working on sharing the technology rules through Flipgrid. Check out our videos. https://flipgrid.com/+lucas7674 #learningisfun
Good luck to LMS football and volleyball teams at Hesston today! Roll Tribe! Good luck to runners at Stafford also! Run Indians!
The Fitness Center has a new, local number (804-4010). Please be sure to update your contacts!
NO LMS 6th-8th Band Concert at Community Center on October 8. We will have a Winter Program for 5th-8th Band along with the LMS 6th-8th grade choirs on December 10 at 7 pm in the Community Center.
Reminder — The 2019 LHS Homecoming Ceremony will begin at 6:20pm, on Friday, September 27th.
FLE PAT Playground is cancelled for tomorrow 9/17. Thank you for your understanding.
Larned Middle School lunch menu changed to spaghetti today due to a freezer issue.
Reminder that LMS Picture Day is tomorrow!! Picture Day is 09/13/2019, mark your calendar! Ordering online is easy, visit inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/39031TF
Just a reminder if you have any dismissal changes we would like you to call the school and let us know versus writing in the agenda. Thanks for your cooperation.
FLE Parents/Guardians: Just a friendly reminder that breakfast is served until 7:55AM at FLE. Please have the kiddos to school at a decent time if they plan to eat. This will help us to make sure they are in class when the day starts at 8:00AM. Thanks for all you do parents/guardians!
September is Attendance Awareness Month! Attending school regularly helps children feel better about school and themselves. Start building this habit now so they learn right away that going to school on time, every day is important. Good attendance will help children do well in school and post-school. #schooleveryday
LMS FB at Hoisington Information Date: Thursday September 12th Time(s): 5:00 pm 1 Game and 5th Quarter Game Location: HHS- 218 E. 7th St.
LMS VB information for Thursday at Hoidington Event: CKL Middle School VB - Hosington, Larned, Scott City Time(s): September 12th, 4:30pm Locations: 7th and 8th VB at Hosington Middle School - 360 W. 11st C Team VB at High School - 218 E. 7th St. Bus Parking @ Middle School: Please drop students at the front of the Middle School on 11th street and then proceed to park on 12th street behind the school. Please do not park in the parking lots of the churches around the school. Bus Parking @ The High School: Please drop students on the east side of the high school on Elm St. Enter through the front gym doors. Hoisington is asking each school to provide one parent volunteer each match to line judge. Thank you for your support.
PAT Playground is cancelled for tomorrow's session at 10:00am. We hope to be back next week. Thank you for understanding.
LMS Cross County results from Saturday 7th Grade Boys: Donovan Wilder 5th 5:58 *Medalist 7th Grade Girls: Ivy Hope 8th 6:53 *Medalist Kayna Jordan 13th 7:23 8th Grade Boys: Dylan Roberds 5th 13:17 *Medalist Jeron Debes 13th 14:03 Jameson Smith 27th 15:43 Blake Crandall 28th 15:55 Gabe Thomson 42nd 17:02 Maverick Munden . 43rd 17:05
Congratulations to the 8th grade LMS football team with their rousing 40-0 victory over Pratt! Go Indians!
Game day for LMS volleyball and football! Come out and support the teams (volleyball-4:30 pm at LMS gym and football-5 pm at Earl Roberts Stadium)! Go Indians!!
Don't forget tomorrow, September 5th, is picture day at LES!
LMS Practice Schedule for Monday Sept. 2nd- LMS FB- 8-10am with Team building from 10-12 LMS- VB No Practice LMS- XC No Practice LMS No School Monday
LMS Picture Day is Friday, September 13. Here is a link to order online at inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/39031TF
Football Jamboree Schedule for tonight. Start at 6PM, Larned vs TMP North End Lyons vs Russell South End Larned vs Russell North End Larned JV vs TMP JV South End Break 10 minute rest period Larned JV vs TMP JV North End Lyons vs TMP South End Larned vs Lyons North End TMP vs Russell South End Larned JV vs TMP JV North End
Tonight is the Orange and Black Scrimmage!! VB will be in the newly updated LHS gym at 5pm. Fall sport introductions will be at 6pm at Earl Roberts Stadium, followed by a short FB scrimmage. Bring water or gatorade to donate and show your support for our LHS athletes!
Our phones are down at LHS. If you need to reach us, please call 910-5011. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Unfortunately our phones are having issues at LMS. Please call 620-910-5012 to get ahold of the office.
Our phones are still down. If you need to reach us, please email or send a message through Skyward. Again, we apologize for the inconvenience.
Middle school football is practicing inside.
Golf Practice is cancelled for today due to weather concerns. Girls Tennis will practice at the Community Center.
Cross Country practice is cancelled this evening.
No cross country practice tonight due to the weather coming in. Practice Wednesday at 3:45 pm!
Our apologies if you received a low balance lunch call last night. Our new message service had an error in the set-up and we have been working with the company this morning to correct this error. If you receive a call Thursday evening in error, please contact the building secretary.
Shout out to our Kindergarten and PreK kiddos on a smooth first day at LES!! We love having all our smiling faces in the building everyday!
Freshman parents/guardians, LHS is starting an Agricultural Education program this year! Ask you student about signing up for Intro to Ag this fall!
We can not wait to see all of our 1st-5th grade smiling faces this morning!! Just a reminder, no Kindergarten or PreK today and tomorrow. Those signed up for the ASQ we will see you at your scheduled time! #doyourbestbeyourbest #larnedproud
LMS 6th grade students (ONLY) will be here at 8 am on Thursday as we welcome them to our building. 7th & 8th grade students will arrive and start at 12 pm. The afternoon will have various team building activities for the students to complete with their TRIBES. Welcome to LMS!
Tonight is the Night! Elementary students come meet your teacher and the new principals! PreK-2nd: 5:00-6:00; 3rd-5th: 6:00-7:00 Meet the Principal: 5:45 & 6:15
This message is for parents/guardians of Larned High School Athletes. We will have an all sports meeting at 6:30pm on Aug 15th in the LHS gym. A variety of topics will be covered- KSHSAA rules, concussions, etc. Fall sports parent meetings to follow. Athletes need not attend.
Want to make changes to your class schedule? We can help with that!! Schedule changes will take place on August 13th, from 3-6pm at the LHS counselor's office.
LHS students, we are anxiously awaiting your arrival, and ready to start the new year! Freshmen, report to the gym at 8am on August 15th. Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors, we will see you at 12pm!!
Larned Middle School Parents and Students, As we prepare for the start of the upcoming 2019-20 school year, please note the change to the FIRST Day of the school year at LMS. On Thursday, August 15, only 6th grade students will come at 8 am and attend in the morning that day. We will have some beginning of the year activities and a chance for the 6th graders to get accustomed to new teachers and procedures before the other students arrive. At noon, all the 7th & 8th grade students will come for our start of the year activities with ALL students. We look forward to welcoming back our LMS students on that Thursday. Again, thank you for the opportunity to work with you and help you to develop a desire to improve the educational experience in the Fort Larned School District. If you have any questions or encounter any obstacles, please call or stop in. My door is always open. Thank you, Shane Sundahl, Principal Larned Middle School
Kindergarten Parents/Guardians: Meet the Teacher and dropping off supplies will occur when you and your child comes to complete the ASQ on Thursday or Friday, August 15 or 16, during your scheduled time. If you have not called to schedule a time, please do. Thank you, Mrs. McGurk
LES Meet the Teacher is right around the corner, Wednesday the 14th. Plan to come meet your teacher and the new administrator's. PreK-2nd: 5:00-6:00; 3rd-5th: 6:00-7:00; Meet the principal's at 5:45 & 6:15 in the cafeteria.
If you have not enrolled for the 2019-2020 school you can still complete the registration with your Skyward Family Access. If you have any questions please contact one of the school offices for assistance. Thanks!!
The automated call sent out tonight came from a Little Rock, AR phone number. We have switched our management system for automated calls and the call tonight came from the distribution company phone number. This will be fixed and new automated calls will be from a Larned phone number.
Enrollment tomorrow, Aug. 6 from 8 am to 5 pm at LMS. This year for your convenience, registration and fee payment was available completely online starting July 9th. If you completed registration and your fee payment you have finalized all steps with enrollment and do not have to attend tomorrow. If you completed the registration and marked cash or check, a representative will be available for you to make your payment to finalize enrollment. If you are needing additional assistance with registration, we will be available throughout the day to help complete all of the online registration requirements. If you have any questions about enrollment, staff will be at LMS to answer any of your questions tomorrow from 8 to 5.
Kindergarten Parents/Guardians: Thursday, August 15 and Friday, August 16 will be used for completing the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ), while meeting your teacher. Please contact our Secretaries to sign up for a 20 minute session. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call us.
Many of you are anxiously awaiting to know what class your child(ren) will be in. LES will be posting class lists on Friday, August 9th in the afternoon. These will also be visible Friday on Skyward through Family Access. Thank you for your patience.
Welcome back LMS students! On Thursday, August 15, 6th graders ONLY will start school at 8 am. 7th & 8th graders will start school at noon that day. We will have activities throughout the day with a focus on 6th graders in the morning and all students in the afternoon.
Today students of USD #495 can pick up backpacks of school supplies at 501 Main from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. today. Backpacks are being provided by the Salvation Army. Please bring an ID with proof of address to receive a backpack.
USD 495 Online Enrollment opened on July 9th. For your convenience, registration and fee payment will take place completely online. If you need a computer the USD 495 District Office has stations available. Please visit www.usd495.com to start the enrollment process.
Starting June 3 through July 25, incoming 6th, 7th, & 8th grade students can attend TRIBE Power to work on strength and agility.
Due to an electrical issue, we will not have school on Wednesday, May 22. Have a great summer! If you need to contact LMS office for the time being, please contact high school as we will be in the library.