NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of June 14, 2021 has been posted -- Pick up is scheduled for June 14 & June 17th. Reminder: Until further notice, meal pick up locations will be at RHS and HHS only. https://forms.gle/yZa8QQ9sYqfe3AY66
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of June 7, 2021 has been posted -- Pick up is scheduled for June 7 & June 10th. Reminder: Beginning June 1, 2021, meal pick up locations will be at RHS and HHS only. https://forms.gle/pbmg5kkhGTtNtm4x5
If you did not pick up your RES student's report card last Wednesday, you may pick up any day in the front office from 8:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M. beginning tomorrow, June 1st.
Report Card pick up on Wednesday, May 26, 8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Pick Up Date - Tuesday, June 1, 2021 & Thursday, June 3, 2021 Reminder... if you filled out the survey last week, please note there will be no pick up on Thursday, May 27. Complete the survey below for meal service on June 1 & June 3. Meal Survey Link: https://forms.gle/UUZHuwTQtnbm5RZp6
LCS Parent Meal Pick Up –ANNOUNCEMENT Due to the close of the school year, meal pick up will be made available on Monday, May 24, 2021. There will be NO meal pick up on Thursday, May 27, 2021. Beginning June 1, 2021, meal pick up will resume on Mondays and Thursdays each week (with the exception to the occasional holiday schedule in which pick up will resume on the following day). During the summer months, meal pick up locations will be RHS and HHS only. Meals will be available at the front entrance of these two schools. When completing the weekly survey, please select which school you prefer as a pick up location. May 24, 2021, Meal Survey Link: https://forms.gle/WsgCeqrf94ijgejh9
The At-Home Decodable Book Series is now available for free for all Tennessee families of K–2 children. These materials are meant to encourage at-home reading practice to help young learners become stronger readers. This launch is part of the family component of the state’s Reading 360 initiative to help boost strong reading skills amongst Tennessee students. Each free decodable packet has 7 decodable booklets, which contain 20+ exciting stories full of sounds and words to practice. Families can read the stories at home with their child to help them sound out words and build their reading skills. https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/education/reading-360/Decodables_1pager.pdf
2021 GRADUATION CEREMONIES FOR LAUDERDALE COUNTY https://www.lced.net/article/459133?org=lauderdaleschools
NATIONAL SCHOOL NURSE'S DAY - MAY 12, 2021 https://www.lced.net/article/459045?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of May 17, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for May 17 & May 20. https://forms.gle/GvDdcStU9ynYDJEm9
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of May 10, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for May 10 & May 13. https://forms.gle/GN4ftBxrazAb2dNL8
NATIONAL SCHOOL PRINCIPALS' DAY - MAY 1, 2021 https://www.lced.net/article/450584?org=lauderdaleschools
TEACHER & STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK - MAY 3-7, 2021 https://www.lced.net/article/450287?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of May 3, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for May 3 & May 6. https://forms.gle/zUhDRvgFQjAPVvQ98
Even Day Students TCAP Testing tomorrow (Thursday). Go to bed early tonight and arrive at school by 7:45 tomorrow morning. See you then!
TCAP Testing begins tomorrow! Thank you to our RES parents for making sure that your RES student gets a good night's rest, eats a healthy breakfast and arrives at school on time each day! We appreciate your help!
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of April 19, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for April 26th & April 29th. https://forms.gle/H25chjJJWbWT7JMv5
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of April 12, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for April 19th & April 22nd. https://forms.gle/E9o3dG2UXGMJvUXz9
RMS football and basketball cheer clinic and tryouts will be held Saturday, April 17th and Saturday, April 24th. Information packets can be picked up from Mrs. Carter.
TRAIN NETWORK SUPPORTS LAUDERDALE COUNTY SCHOOLS https://www.lced.net/article/435518?org=lauderdaleschools
HALLS HIGH FOUNDATION HOSTS TRUCK & TRACTOR PULL ON APRIL 10, 2021, at Halls Airbase https://www.lced.net/article/435442?org=lauderdaleschools
RES Students Return Summer Learning Camp Enrollment Forms by Friday, April 9th.
NATIONAL ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL'S WEEK - 2021 https://www.lced.net/article/434045?org=lauderdaleschools
LAUDERDALE CO. AWARE STUDENTS SPEAK TO LEADERS FROM ACROSS WEST TN https://www.lced.net/article/433893?org=lauderdaleschools
SUMMER LEARNING CAMP ENROLLMENT BEGINS TODAY FOR K-8 STUDENTS https://www.lced.net/article/433308?org=lauderdaleschools
Student picture proofs/order form will be sent home today and tomorrow. If you would like to order your child's school pictures, please return the form and money by next Monday /Tuesday, April 12th & 13th.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of April 12, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for April 12th & April 15th. https://forms.gle/XATL13wK22mH33YD9
Parents at RES, please click on this link to fill out this brief survey: https://www.research.net/r/WZ222PQ Please note that your responses will be kept confidential. We appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to complete this survey! Have a great Monday!
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of April 5, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for April 5th & April 8th. https://forms.gle/FYYPPWc6vjQWD4Di6
All after school activities are canceled for Thursday, March 25, due to the potential of severe weather.
Project Lead has been cancelled for this afternoon, Thursday, March 25, 2021.
RES Students will have pictures made on Thursday and Friday. Students do not have to be in dress code on their picture day. Proofs will be sent home. No money is needed at this time.
LAUDERDALE COUNTY SCHOOLS SELECTED AS MENTOR DISTRICT FOR STATEWIDE PRE-K–12 LITERACY IMPLEMENTATION NETWORK https://www.lced.net/article/425375?org=lauderdaleschools
Join our TLS Sessions (Reading & Math) tonight, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of March 29, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for March 29th & April 1st. https://forms.gle/HmDKrXRg8s8X5o3b8
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of March 22, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for March 22nd & March 25th after next week's spring break. https://forms.gle/8qDnKfZuNUdDrpVL8
RES Summer Camp June 1 - 25, 8:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M. Transportation provided! Forms were sent home yesterday with our "odd" scheduled students and will be sent today with our "even" scheduled students. Please return forms to RES by Wednesday, March 10!
Last night was Ripley High School's Football/Cheer Banquet. Thanks to parents, coaches, athletes, and the community for a season to remember. Below, you will find a short highlight film from this past season. GO TIGERS!!! https://www.hudl.com/video/2/32616/600eeaa3386df90f602662d9
Farmers to Families Food Box Pickup will be this Wednesday, March 3, 2021, at Ripley First Baptist Church's Family Life Center from 9:30am-12:00pm. Free boxes of produce, meat, & dairy provided by Save the Children for families of Lauderdale County... first come, first served. See the attached flyer for more information.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of March 8, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for March 8th & March 11th next week. https://forms.gle/Cytqy61jML4oghRBA
VETERINARY AND ANIMAL SCIENCE PROGRAM OF STUDY AT RHS https://www.lced.net/article/409936?org=lauderdaleschools
Parents who wish to transition their RES student to remote learning or in-person learning may do so from March 1st to March 5th by contacting Ripley Elementary School at 221-3066. By doing so, you should understand that your decision will be in effect for the entire 4th grading period, which will last from March 22nd until the end of the school year.
Thank goodness for the sun and warmer temperatures. Classes will resume on Tuesday, February 23, and will follow the hybrid schedule.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of March 1, 2021 -- Pick up is scheduled for March 1st & March 4th next week. https://forms.gle/MKf7P5egifD43kuu5
The sun and warmer temperatures improved road conditions a great deal today, but it looks like we will need at least one more day of warmer temperatures to insure safe travel. Schools will be closed again on Monday, February 22, 2021.
RES Parents! Remind students that TLS sessions are open tonight, 5:30-7:00 p.m. RES teachers will be teaching grade level skills! Hope to see our RES students participating!
With additional snow falling on already treacherous roads, there will be no school in Lauderdale County for the remainder of the week. Schools will be closed on February 18 & 19, 2021. Please stay safe!
As a reminder..... Schools are posting online review and practice assignments for students for the remainder of this week. Teachers will also check their Google classroom messages, in the event students have questions or need help. Online work will not be new learning but will be focused on practice of skills previously learned. Schools will move forward with the online, evening lessons (targeted learning series), which started in February. Schools have posted additional details on their website, mobile app, Google classrooms, social media, and by phone. Stay safe!
RES teachers will be posting work in Google classroom for students during snow days. Students may post questions as teachers will be checking each day to offer support. Stay safe and warm!
As a result of the winter storm, schools will be closed on February 16 & 17, 2021. Another announcement will be made Wednesday regarding additional closures for the remainder of the week. While we are not in session, schools will post online review and practice assignments for students. Teachers will also check their Google classroom messages, in the event students have questions or need help. Online work will not be new learning but will be focused on practice of skills previously learned. High schools will offer an ACT boot camp for students who are interested this week. Schools will also move forward with the online, evening lessons (targeted learning series), which started in February. Schools will post additional details on their website, mobile app, Google classrooms, social media, and/or by phone. Stay warm and be safe!
As a result of existing road conditions, there will be no school in Lauderdale County on Friday, February 12, 2021.
As a result of the National Weather Service's recently updated ice storming warning, Lauderdale County Schools will be closed on Thursday, February 11, 2021. Please stay safe!
HHS DECA RECEIVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR OUTSTANDING SCHOOL-BASED ENTERPRISE (SBE) https://www.lced.net/article/398080?org=lauderdaleschools
LCS STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CAREER COURSES https://www.lced.net/article/397844?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of February 15, 2021 -- Please note that Monday is a holiday so pick up will be on Tuesday, February 16, and Thursday, February 18. https://forms.gle/xtbDPLyoT8muJZoS8
Math classes of Mrs.Rogers recently competed in a Baby Weight Challenge using conversions and division. Students had to guess the weight of my new grandbaby in ounces and convert it to pounds and ounces. The 2 students who had the closest guess to the baby’s actual weight was Miranda and Christopher from Mrs Fulton’s homeroom.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for children for the week of February 8, 2021 -- As a reminder, meal pick up is now on Mondays and Thursdays each week. https://forms.gle/hxV1DqhbXqQGQjEN8
HORTICULTURE PROGRAM OFFERS HALLS & RIPLEY HIGH STUDENTS CAREER PATHWAYS https://www.lced.net/article/389563?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children for the week of February 1, 2021 -- As a reminder, meal pick up is now on Mondays and Thursdays each week. https://forms.gle/zLmoLxis2XLEWN5f9
LCS INTRODUCES TARGETED LEARNING SERIES & SUMMER LEARNING PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE EXTRA SUPPORT TO STUDENTS https://www.lced.net/article/385590?org=lauderdaleschools
SCHOOLS TO REMAIN ON HYBRID SCHEDULE WITH EXTENDED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES https://www.lced.net/article/384188?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children for the week of January 25, 2021 -- As a reminder, meal pick up is now on Mondays and Thursdays each week. https://forms.gle/RmZptLN5GfBGfYx77
ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION CAREER PROGRAM AVAILABLE FOR LCS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS https://www.lced.net/article/379116?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - January 19 & 21, 2021 -- As a reminder, meal pick up is now on Mondays and Thursdays each week. Next week's pick up will be on Tuesday rather than Monday due to the holiday. https://forms.gle/U4Beo4kahdm1T2uSA
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of January 11, 2021 -- https://forms.gle/GEVBPP4Mm7DxRw2R8
MEAL PICK UP FOR CHILDREN CONTINUES WITH CHANGES IN JANUARY https://www.lced.net/article/369700?org=lauderdaleschools
GRANT ASSISTS K-3 STUDENTS WITH NEW TECHNOLOGY https://www.lced.net/article/369638?org=lauderdaleschools
LCS STUDENTS IN K-3 TO RECEIVE FREE READING PROGRAM DELIVERED TO HOMES https://www.lced.net/article/369572?org=lauderdaleschools
Students Earn College Credit Through LCS Criminal Justice Program https://www.lced.net/article/367370?org=lauderdaleschools
On December 8, the Lauderdale County Board of Education discussed the school operating calendar and voted to keep the staggered, odd/even schedule through the month of January. The school board will weigh the decision again in mid-January to determine when schools should return to normal operating schedules with all in-person students present.
LCS STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO STATE OF THE ART MANUFACTURING EQUIPMENT https://www.lced.net/article/362111?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of December 14, 2020 -- This is a friendly reminder that the week of December 14 will be the last meal pick up for 2020. https://forms.gle/YH9Vh5dfLzYi2NkU6
RMS RECEIVES PATH TO COLLEGE DESIGNATION BY STATE https://www.lced.net/article/360914?org=lauderdaleschools
STUDENTS RECEIVE NEW TECHNOLOGY TO ASSIST IN LEARNING https://www.lced.net/article/360872?org=lauderdaleschools
Enrollment changes for the 3rd 9 weeks for remote learning will occur December 7-11. Parents will need to contact their child's school if they wish to move from remote learning back to in-person learning or move from in-person learning to remote learning. If there will be no change in your child’s placement, you do not need to contact the school. However, if you are making the decision to change your child’s placement, you must contact the school next week, December 7-11, to inform them of your decision to change. Stay safe! --LC Schools RPS: 635-0691 RES: 221-3066 RMS: 635-1391 RHS: 635-2642 HES: 836-9651 HJH: 836-5579 HHS: 836-9642
CDC & TDH CHANGE GUIDELINES FOR COVID-19 QUARANTINE https://www.lced.net/article/358904?org=lauderdaleschools
RMS Named a Silver Level Model of Demonstration School. For the second consecutive year, Ripley Middle School has been recognized by the Tennessee Behavior Supports Project as a Silver Level Model of Demonstration School for the 2020-2021 school year! Only 27 West Tennessee Schools (K-12) received this level of recognition! Thank you to our RTI2-B team as well as our teachers and staff for working together to meet the needs of our students! For more daily happenings at RMS, please visit the news section of our school website at: https://www.lced.net/o/ripleymiddle/news
KUSTOFF NOMINATES HALLS HIGH STUDENT TO U.S. AIR FORCE SERVICE ACADEMY https://kustoff.house.gov/media/press-releases/kustoff-nominates-west-tennessee-students-us-military-service-academies
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of December 7, 2020 -- https://forms.gle/tZq1XKBu8h9KFJ9n8
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of November 30, 2020 -- Please remember that meals will not be available during Thanksgiving break. https://forms.gle/GrJtHXpsYgDMCTeQ8
All Lauderdale County Schools are in need of additional substitute teachers. We are thankful to our current substitute teachers for their contributions each day, but more help is needed. Anyone who is interested in applying may do so at the link below: https://lced.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=714
Please help spread the word.... Lauderdale Co. Schools has several vacancies for bus drivers. The link to apply can be found below.... https://lced.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=729
TDOE Announces New PBS Content: Winter Foundations Bootcamp for Early Learners https://www.apptegy.net/s/news-lauderdaleschools/articles/tdoe-announces-new-pbs-content-winter-foundations-bootcamp
CHECK THIS OUT: LAUDERDALE COUNTY SCHOOLS PARTICIPATE IN #EPSOWEEK2020 https://www.lced.net/article/347013?org=lauderdaleschools
LCS High Schools Provide Awesome Resource for Seniors: 2020 Virtual College Fair. Click the link below to view the 2020 College Fair Slideshow. https://5il.co/mxqh
Lauderdale County is ahead of many West TN counties in its recruitment efforts for TNAchieves mentors. To see exactly where each county stands, visit https://tnachieves.org/mentors/dashboard/. You will also find a link on the TNAchieves website to start your application to become a TNAchieves mentor for the class of 2021.
Reminder: Lauderdale County Health Dept. will be providing free drive-thru flu shots for all ages at Halls Elementary School on Tuesday, Nov. 10th, from 4pm-6pm.
HYBRID SCHOOL SCHEDULES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH REMAINDER OF 1ST SEMESTER https://www.lced.net/article/343464?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of November 16, 2020 -- Please remember that meals will not be available the week of November 23 during Thanksgiving break. https://forms.gle/BcPQWM3wzKiDByg68
Friendly Reminder: Free Drive Up Flu Shot Clinic at Ripley High School on November 7th from 9-11am. These are free for any community member.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of November 9, 2020-- https://forms.gle/stsLGVeQtFmS3onj8
Friendly Reminder: The COVID-19 Parent Survey closes at noon on Friday, October 30, 2020. The link can be found below. If you have already completed the survey, thanks so much for your feedback! Stay Safe! -- Lauderdale County Schools https://forms.gle/JbbhFKK3vkUYwHYw9
See the link below for an important reminder on tracking COVID/flu symptoms and when to not send your child to school. https://www.lced.net/article/336063?org=lauderdaleschools
Due to the forecasted weather, the drive up flu clinic scheduled at Halls Elementary today has been postponed until Tuesday Nov. 10th from 4-6pm.
COVID-19 Parent Survey - Survey closes at noon on October 30, 2020. https://forms.gle/JbbhFKK3vkUYwHYw9 Parents/Guardians: As schools prepare for the next several weeks, we are seeking information from parents about how schools should operate under the current conditions of COVID-19 in our community. Individual survey results will be kept confidential and only the total summary of responses will be communicated to schools. Please remember that this survey is for parents of current Lauderdale County students only. We value your opinion and thank you for taking the time to submit this important survey. Lauderdale County Schools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of November 2, 2020-- https://forms.gle/25ygqZdj4ZXkD2U3A
Ripley Middle defeats Brighton to win the West TN Athletic Conference Football Championship. GO TIGERS!!! https://www.lced.net/article/330682?org=lauderdaleschools
Congratulations RMS Football Team/Staff on your championship win against Brighton! We are so proud of you! Go Tigers!!!!
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of October 26, 2020 https://forms.gle/c2vTttcMJVs56NRFA
Free Drive Up Flu Clinics - Click the link below for more information. Let's do our part and work to eliminate the spread of flu this season! https://www.lced.net/article/325844?org=lauderdaleschools
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of October 19, 2020 https://forms.gle/yYc19f6nn2hW3rT97
Fall Break is scheduled for October 5th-9th. As a result, there will be NO meal pick up for the week of October 5. A meal order survey has been released today which will collect orders for the week of October 12. The survey link is below. https://forms.gle/Nicd8CZ3coR4NLP39
LCS RELEASES INFORMATION & PROCEDURES FOR PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES https://www.lced.net/article/313252?org=lauderdaleschools
This announcement is for our REMOTE STUDENTS: Your assignments should be dropped off at the front of our school on Wednesday, Sept 23rd between 8-2. Remember there will not be a person there so just drop off in the appropriate grade level box. Thanks!
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of Sept. 28, 2020 https://forms.gle/59Ek5bVXhRV4KiYNA
Important: Families seeking to return from remote to in-person learning for the 2nd 9 weeks, or to sign up for remote learning for the first time, should do so by noon on Sept. 25. These changes should be made by calling your child's school between Sept. 21-25 from 8:30am-2:30pm.
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children - Week of Sept. 21, 2020 https://forms.gle/pD9MzGsizXmyjnLz9
Remote Learning Students: Required orientations are scheduled for Tuesday or Wednesday. You will exchange your assignments during this time as well. If you have not scheduled your required orientation, please call Dianna at 731.221.3066 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
REMOTE STUDENTS: Please note the assignment drop off & pick up is TUESDAY **If you have not scheduled your required orientation, please call Dianna at 221-3066 or email email@example.com
NOW OPEN - LCS Meal Order Survey for Children Week of Sept. 14, 2020 https://forms.gle/cgn5k7BUPxMzuxf99
Family/Teacher Conferences are being rescheduled for October 20 & 22 from 4-7pm. Your child's school will communicate more information closer to the event. Please feel free to reach out to your child's teacher if you have questions prior to the scheduled conferences.
LCS is excited to be represented by Mrs. Candace Sanders, HES Teacher, as the SW TN Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Sanders is 1 of 9 state finalists for TN Teacher of the Year. The winner will be announced at a virtual event on Sept. 9. Good luck!!! https://youtu.be/AR5ww9b9PDI
LCS will remain on the odd/even day schedule through at least Fall break. This schedule has assisted in limiting the spread of COVID and has allowed schools to remain open. A decision about the schedule beyond Fall break will be announced by October 2.
LCS OFFERS FREE MEAL PICK UP FOR CHILDREN AT HOME https://www.lced.net/article/297871?org=lauderdaleschools
Parents of REMOTE LEARNING STUDENTS: Phone calls were made to all Remote Learning Students today. Your student's assignments should be picked up on Monday, August 17, 2020 from 10-12 OR 4-6.
IMPORTANT REMOTE LEARNING INFORMATION - 8-13-2020 https://www.lced.net/article/286627?org=lauderdaleschools
Parents of REMOTE LEARNING students: You will get a phone call from your Remote Learning Teacher either this afternoon or tomorrow with more information as we get school started...thanks!!
See the link below for information on programs that are available to help make internet service more affordable. https://www.highspeedinternet.com/resources/are-there-government-programs-to-help-me-get-internet-service
P-EBT Food Assistance for Qualifying Families - Deadline to apply is August 14, 2020. Click the link below for more information: https://www.lced.net/article/284926?org=lauderdaleschools
The district will stop taking applications for remote/virtual learning at noon on July 23. More detailed information about Lauderdale County School District’s remote learning option will be provided to families by August 1, 2020. One Page Flyer: https://5il.co/ibgr
Remote/Virtual Learning Information for Families https://www.lced.net/article/271531?org=lauderdaleschools
RES Yearbooks have been delivered! If your student ordered a 19-20 RES yearbook, you may pick it up in the front office M-Th, 9:00-A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
LAUDERDALE CO. SCHOOLS OPENS REGISTRATION FOR VIRTUAL LEARNING PROGRAM https://www.lced.net/article/270356?org=lauderdaleschools
TSSAA PUBLISHES FALL SPORTS GUIDANCE - follow the link below for more information. https://www.lced.net/article/270282?org=lauderdaleschools
Please don't forget... Lauderdale County Schools will have drive-through registration on Monday, July 13th, from 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm and Tuesday, July 14th, from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at each school. Registration packets may be returned to your child’s school Monday, July 20th, from 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm and Tuesday, July 21st, from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm.
VIRTUAL/DISTANCE LEARNING UPDATE & REGISTRATION REMINDER https://www.lced.net/article/269075?org=lauderdaleschools
The Tennessee Department of Human Services announced financial assistance is available for families who qualify for free or reduced school lunches, through the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program. Parents who already receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits currently, do not need to apply. The funds began arriving on the EBT card they already use beginning June 12. Parents who do not receive SNAP benefits, but whose children do qualify for free or reduced school meals, will need to apply for P- EBT online https://tdhs.service-now.com/. The application period has been extended through July 13, 2020. Individuals who need assistance completing their P-EBT application or have general questions about the program are encouraged to call the TDHS hotline at 1-833-496-0661 and select option 3.
2020-2021 student registration packets will be made available for drive through pick up at each school. WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO PICK UP AND RETURN YOUR PACKET DURING THESE SCHEDULED TIMES. It is very important for schools to receive student registration information so they may prepare for the return of students. See dates and times below: -Drive through pick up dates & times are Monday, July 13 – 12:00pm-6:00pm & Tuesday, July 14 – 9:00am-1:00pm -Drive through return of registration packets are Monday, July 20 – 12:00pm-6:00pm & Tuesday, July 21 – 9:00am-1:00pm
Lauderdale County Schools’ summer meal distribution program will end on Thursday, July 16. Meals can be picked up on Mondays and Thursdays from RPS, RHS, or HHS.
Parents/guardians, please follow the link below to complete a very important survey. As Lauderdale Co. plans for the upcoming school year, the district is preparing for the potential effects of COVID-19. Your feedback is appreciated! https://forms.gle/2q8vCBKDVDYVnz6F7
Lauderdale County Schools Announces Phase 1 Summer Athletic Activity Plans. Follow the link below for more information. https://www.lced.net/article/253466?org=lauderdaleschools
Thanks to all of our wonderful LCS employees. Although the school year was cut a little short, thanks for all of your hard work and dedication. A link to your recognition presentation can be found below. Have a great summer!!! https://youtu.be/AD8EfXUD0t0
Follow the links below for information on changes to the student meal program and transition to the summer feeding program. Meals are still available for pick up at the RPS, RHS, and HHS. https://www.lced.net/article/251414?org=lauderdaleschools https://5il.co/ge8g
Ripley Middle School has released their Class of 2024 8th Grade Promotion Presentation. Find the link to the YouTube video below. https://youtu.be/qoU4x1Y4yuw
The Ripley High School Class of 2020's Baccalaureate Program has been uploaded for viewing at the following link: https://youtu.be/Uiudh3xwumM
The Ripley High Class of 2020's Baccalaureate Program has been published for viewing. Follow the link below to see the Class of 2020's program. https://youtu.be/QAu6p_L3MA8
Follow the link below for information regarding live, online streaming for the upcoming graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020. https://www.lced.net/article/247473?org=lauderdaleschools
Procedures for picking up report cards have changed. Report cards will be available for pick up at your child's school on the following dates and times. -Ripley Schools - May 19 from 9am-12pm and May 20 from 9am-12pm & 4-6pm. -Halls Schools - May 20 from 9am-12pm & 4-6pm
Ripley High School's 2020 Academic Awards Presentation has been posted. Follow the link below to the district's YouTube channel to see the presentation. https://youtu.be/CCG63-9qeCI
Ripley High School's 2020 Scholarship Recognition Presentation has been posted. Follow the link below to the district's YouTube channel to watch the presentation. https://youtu.be/-_1GQ2D3OxY
Congratulations to last week's WOW word winners: Zach B; Russell H.; Mady C; and Khori S. This week's WOW word: eliminate https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9EKHlPT2Zzo
Do you have a current 5th grader who knows they want to be in the RMS Band next school year? Parents and guardians can sign their students up using the form linked below. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSceyjnsa1Zw6XPu0YleslA7UyEkUJ9Ia3ERDY9Ojuog5iTXcQ/viewform
Ms. Jill would like to share her poem with you and encourages you to write your own today! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjzV8k8oskY
Mrs. B's Carpool Karaoke Book Version - "Llama Llama Red Pajama" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5EwUUfa40o
Some highlights from our Positive Character Club & Step Team https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUE2tzVU0rk
REPORT CARDS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON MAY 22 AS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED. FOR MOST STUDENTS, GRADES ARE FINAL AS OF MARCH 20 IN ACCORDANCE WITH GUIDANCE FROM THE TENNESSEE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION. MORE DETAILS WILL COME LATER FOR DELIVERY OR PICK UP OF REPORT CARDS.
NEW INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP ON TUESDAY, MAY 12, FROM 9:00-11:00AM. THIS WILL BE THE LAST DATE FOR PICK UP OF MATERIALS FOR THIS SCHOOL YEAR. THE SAME MATERIALS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD AT: https://www.lced.net/covid-19-information--72
Follow the link below for information on upcoming events for our high schools. https://www.lced.net/article/241901?org=lauderdaleschools
Strategies for multiplying 2 digit by 2 digit numbers with Mrs. Megan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-qMJoMYvzM&feature=youtu.be
Listen as Mrs. Julie reads a myth written by her daughter, "The Race" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-PXkOuIb0U&t=51s
Mrs. Kristin reads "Zinnia's Flower Garden" this afternoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQf1cAlcwgI
This morning Mrs. Blackwood shares the importance of washing your hands with soap and water. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQf1cAlcwgI
Good morning RES! Watch Ms.Cherry help to clarify the homophones to, too, & two for Mrs. Jones. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGHUmZ6TUgg&t=63s
GRADUATION PLANS ANNOUNCED FOR THE CLASS OF 2020 https://www.lced.net/article/239309?org=lauderdaleschools
Last week's WOW word winners are: Chase A. Molli Jo C. Brianna R. Sandarius P.
Here is our WOW word for this week: respect - a way of treating or thinking about someone or something Students may submit a sentence to their teacher’s email address by Thursday, April 30. The winning sentences will receive a WALMART GIFT CARD from Mrs. White!!
"Each week, Magic Tree House Home Adventures will feature videos from Mary Pope Osborne, activities, ... fun surprises, and much more!" https://www.magictreehouse.com/go/?fbclid=IwAR1Dzk8O5FRxFzNeswr1DmjxAuo7AD32lot2QkDiM4GKUbH-L0VvqAmihrw
Mrs. Laura reads a poem, "Dear Basketball" by Kobe Bryant https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZtv4CQeWtY
Join Ms. Anita Medford as she reads a chapter of "The BFG" by Roald Dahl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gAFzUmowAlE&t=325s
Ms. Patterson reads a passage "On the Wild Side" for students this morning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EozLBAXrtdc
Mr. Gambill shares how to read and spell multisyllabic words with closed syllables https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6ypUAoeSI8&t=20s
Today is a gorgeous day but for the next rainy day, here are some ideas https://www.passionforsavings.com/ideas-rainy-days-kids/
High Schools are working on plans to celebrate their seniors. In the next week, dates will start rolling out for alternate plans on academic awards recognition, banquets, baccalaureates, etc. Graduation plans are still under review, but should be finalized and communicated soon.
Pre-K & Kindergarten registration packets may be picked up at Halls Elementary and Ripley Primary on Tuesday, April 28, from 9-11am. You may deliver the application back to the school on May 12 from 9-11am or you may mail it to the school.
New instructional materials available for pick up at your child's school on April 28 from 9-11am. These items are also posted at: https://www.lced.net/covid-19-information--72 - High School registration packets & senior scholarship applications may be turned in on Tuesday.
#ReadTogether with Peter Reynolds https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4waMR24zsI&list=PLP_pdG1A03h1lPXP-VSuS5fZYJVO21rB1&index=1
Watch as Mrs. Charity does a science experiment showing a chemical change https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IaOJTmprkJM
Mrs. Patti shares a a fun story with fractions this morning! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xtp_f_kBgTk
Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22nd http://www.scholastic.com/growingstrong/?fbclid=IwAR1FjHFFwKupJrJWTWaunj4uFCiMueRFSFBYXwLKVAfFAmdE5YbD4vAMgnk
Coach Lanie would like you to join her in class on Edmodo!! Either go to www.edmodo.com OR download the app AND join Ripley Elementary School using the code nbh2rk.
Reading resources for parents & students. FREE access to READS reading resources http://www.readslab.org/readingresources
With the Governor’s announcement of school closure for the remainder of the school year, all remaining TSSAA events for 2019-20 have been cancelled. http://www.lced.net/article/232637?org=lauderdaleschools
Preliminary information on finalizing the 19-20 school year may be found at the following link or by visiting LCED.NET and looking under "News". http://www.lced.net/article/232226?org=lauderdaleschools
According to Governor Lee, all TN schools will remain closed until next school year. More details to come soon about closing out the school year for teachers, students, and parents. Stay safe!
The STE(A)M Resource Hub includes three weekly challenges around design activities, critical thinking, and career exploration that can all be done in the home. Read more below. https://www.tsin.org/covid-19-steam-resource-hub
Did you know if you missed the airing of lessons on PBS, you can watch them on you tube? Here is the link to the Tennessee Department of Education's channel https://www.youtube.com/user/TNDeptofEducation/videos
SIDEWALK CHALK ART CONTEST -create art on your sidewalks with chalk -take a pic and have someone help you post to The UT TSU Extension-Lauderdale County FB page OR email picture to firstname.lastname@example.org -make sure to use the hashtag #4hchalkart
- Use rectangles to make your own sign with your name on it - Visit a museum virtually! https://www.travelandleisure.com/…/museums-with-virtual-tou…, Smithsonian: https://naturalhistory2.si.edu/vt3/NMNH/, National Aquarium: https://aqua.org/media/virtualtours/baltimore/index.html
NEW instructional materials will be available on Tuesday, April 14th...any questions, call the school https://www.lced.net/article/229557?org=lauderdaleschools&fbclid=IwAR2Cirt9HUsenWQGYEln_tMxckOEP6H4vgLhbNz17iIWzcYi34s4WIo81Zo
NEW INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 14, FROM 9-11AM - NEXT PICK UP WILL BE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 28. VISIT YOUR CHILD'S SCHOOL TO RECEIVE HARD COPY MATERIALS OR YOU MAY DOWNLOAD THEM ON APRIL 14 BY VISITING https://www.lced.net/covid-19-information--72
Easy and AWESOME Science Projects for kids https://leftbraincraftbrain.com/easy-awesome-science-projects-for-kids/
Continue to support your child's math learning at home by engaging in some real-world math talk! Additional ideas: - The glass doors in the image form an array. Go on an array hunt! Look for arrays you see in your home or in your neighborhood. Sketch them! - What other things can you count in this image? How would you count them? How many of them are there? - Write a math question you could ask about the picture. Answer your own question!
Now, as communities around the world are exploring new ways of teaching and learning at home, we invite you to join us for live broadcasts of Explorer Classroom. In our commitment to support educators, students and families during this transition, we are now providing Explorer Classroom every weekday at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Explorer Classroom’s live video events connect students with National Geographic Explorers across all seven continents to bring exploration to life. Events are free and open to the public. https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/student-experiences/explorer-classroom/
Please visit LCED.NET and look for the COVID-19 page to find updates on student meal service, instructional resources, and information on a new instructional partnership for students offered by TN Department of Education & PBS. www.tn.gov/education/pbsteaching
This is a FREE resource offered by the Tennessee State Dept of Ed ... Register today...Governor's Early Literacy Foundation https://healthyathome.readyrosie.com
Khan Academy is always FREE https://www.khanacademy.org/?fbclid=IwAR2n3l4chGcBJrYrkeoC45JPrVilZ6Iloht3hVgbbMhp7GDG91m_HKZpJ4s
Look at our 5th grade teachers LOL...collaborating virtually to make our students laugh! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=qfIram5Ku-A
Here is the the PBS schedule for standards-aligned instructional lessons that will begin on Monday https://www.tn.gov/education/news/2020/4/3/tdoe-releases-schedule-and-resources-for-video-lessons-airing-statewide-on-pbs-starting-april-6th-.html
RES Student Packets Thanks to all parents that picked up student work today at RES. Packets will also be available on Thursday, April 2, from 9:00-11:00 at RES.
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we distribute instructional materials. The response this morning was AMAZING. Thank you families for making learning a priority. These materials are also online at https://www.lced.net/covid-19-information--72 #LauderdaleLeads
A new COVID-19 school update page has been added at https://www.lced.net/covid-19-information--72. This page will have important information and recent updates. It also includes instructional materials for download along with supporting online resources.
Grade level instructional materials for Math & English/Language Arts may be picked up at your child's school on Tuesday form 9:00-11:00am. These materials are for two weeks of practice. They may also be downloaded at www.LCED.net by following the COVID-19 link.
Please follow this link (https://5il.co/e9eb) for new meal procedures for the week of March 30. Times and locations will remain the same; however, pick up/delivery days are now on Mondays and Thursdays only. Lunch and breakfast for 7 total days will still be distributed.
Student meal pick up is scheduled at RPS, RHS, and HHS today from 10:30am-12:30pm. Meal deliveries by bus begin today for pre-determined locations. Please visit www.LCED.net and look under the news tab for more information on meal delivery locations.
LCS will follow Gov. Lee's new recommendation and schools will remain closed through at least Friday, April 24. Meal pick up and deliveries will continue as planned. (https://5il.co/dvgt). Schools will make instructional resources available early next week. More info. to come.
Please remember meal pick up for students today at RPS, RHS, or HHS. Meals today will include lunch and breakfast for 2 days. The next meal service is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25. Please remember meal service is subject to change based on public safety concerns.
RES Staff: Please remember to check your emails beginning on Monday...thanks!
Updates have been made to the LCS food delivery/pick up procedures for student meals. Linked below is an updated flyer. Flyer: https://5il.co/dvgt
Lauderdale County Schools is set to provide free breakfast and lunch at nearly 15 sites across the county. This is available to all children 18 & under. Click the link below for a flyer with full details. https://5il.co/dvgt
Visit the LCED.NET News section for answers to some Frequently Asked Questions on COVID-19 school closures. http://www.lced.net/article/213228?org=lauderdaleschools
Lauderdale County Schools will be closed through at least March 31 due to the risk of exposure to COVID-19. More information on future plans will be given in the coming days. Stay up to date on your LCS mobile app's news section or visit www.Lced.net and click the news tab.
Coronavirus Update - Lauderdale County Schools http://www.lced.net/article/208401?org=lauderdaleschools
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of March 2, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
HEALTH & SAFETY UPDATE - LAUDERDALE COUNTY SCHOOLS - 2-26-2020 Follow the link for more information: http://www.lced.net/article/197088?org=lauderdaleschools
Congratulations to Lauderdale County's Teachers of the Year. See the linked story for more information. http://www.lced.net/article/196424?org=lauderdaleschools
Our 5th Annual Lace Up for Literacy is just around the corner. All of the information you need for the race scheduled on April 4, 2020, can be found at the following link. http://www.lced.net/o/lauderdaleschools/browse/106813 #LauderdaleLeads
Join us for the 5th Annual Lauderdale County Schools Lace Up for Literacy. Register online or with any school in Lauderdale County! https://racesonline.com/events/lace-up-for-literacy-5k-and-1-mile-fun-run
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of February 24, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Among parents and other community members, Mr. Samuel C. Lee visited our Wax Museum for African American History Month. Mr. Lee was the last principal of Lauderdale High School which closed in 1969. He was also the principal of Durhamville Elementary School and Johnson Consolidated as interim principal. Mr. Lee is also a WWII Veteran. Thanks to all that dropped in today!
Picture Day is coming up on 03/02/2020! Order online at inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/48034MF Only those who preorder will get their photograph taken
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of February 17, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The 2020-2021 Lauderdale County school calendar has been released. Download your copy from the link below! https://5il.co/cu0r
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of February 10, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
RES - 5th Graders DRESS FOR SUCCESS!!! Thursday, February 6, 2020 Neckties/Bow ties provided if needed.
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of February 3, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of January 20, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of January 13, 2020, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Early dismissal this Thursday...car riders will be dismissed starting at 11:00 with bus riders to follow. Students will return to school on Wednesday, January 8th. Have a safe and wonderful Christmas Break!
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of December 9, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Due to the failure of a water line and the flooding of Ripley Middle School, there will be no school for students at Ripley Middle School on Friday, December 6, 2019. All other schools are in session and on regular schedule. All faculty and staff will report as usual.
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of December 2, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of November 18, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Lauderdale Co. Schools will operate on a regular schedule today. Dress warm and stay safe!
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of November 11, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of November 4, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of October 28, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Click on this link to begin shopping at our Book Fair https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=ripleyelementaryschool1
The latest update for our mobile app has been released to the Apple App Store. This should clear up any issues with the most recent update of iOS 13.
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of October 21, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Fall picture proofs went home today. It’s not too late to order, just use the link on the proofs to place your order!
5th Grade Cheerleading Any fifth grader interested in trying out for cheerleading, will need to attend practice tomorrow, 3:00-4:00. Your child will need to bring a note to stay after school and a change of clothing.
See everyone tomorrow! This week’s WOW word is persuade. The math gnarlies for this week are 4x3; 4x6; 4x9
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of October 14, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Just a reminder- no school for students tomorrow.
Pick up RES Fundraiser items on Tuesday, Oct 1. 3:30-5:30 RES Cafeteria
The ROAR/FOCUS behavior for the week of September 30, 2019, is found at the link below along with ACT vocabulary words, practice items and helpful tips. http://www.lced.net/roar
Pick up RES Fundraiser items on Tuesday, Oct 1. 3:30-5:30 RES Cafeteria