Behavior FOCUS of the Week
If you approach a door and someone is following you,
open and hold the door for the other person to enter first.
Word of the Day
reflect (verb): to think deeply or carefully about
My mom sent me to my room to reflect on my negative behavior.
abbreviate (verb): to shorten a word or phrase
Because we abbreviate words when texting, it is often difficult to get in the habit of writing full, complete sentences.
intuition (noun): something one knows before thinking about it; a “gut feeling”
When something feels wrong, you should trust your intuition and not do it.
antecedent (noun): a precursor; preceding an event for something
Can you identify the antecedent that led to Jane’s breakdown?
catalyst (noun): an agent that provokes or triggers change
In the last campaign speech, the candidate promised to be a catalyst for change.
Welcome to Lauderdale County Schools!
The Lauderdale County School District serves the educational needs of over 4,000 students in grades PreK-12. Our professional staff is committed to providing the knowledge, skills, and opportunities for our students to compete in an ever-changing global community. The community takes great pride in our schools and through its financial support, provides opportunities for all students to experience success and to prepare for the future.
It is the policy of Lauderdale County Schools not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its Federal, Career-Technical Education (CTE), and regular programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. Es norma de Lauderdale County Schools no discriminar por motivos de raza, edad, color, origen, nationalidad, sexo o impedimento, en sus programas, servicios o activades Federal, Career-Technical Education (CTE) o regular, tal como lo requieren el Título VI de la Ley de Deprechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; el Título IX de las Emmiendas en la Educación, de 1972, y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda.