LRMS Weekly Newsletter #27



Spring Break is March 25th – March 29th


Schedule for the Week of 4/1-4/5: 

Monday – Apr. 1st


·         PAC Meeting 2-2:45 pm - Ridges Community Room

·         Ultimate Frisbee 3-3:30pm

Tuesday – Apr. 2nd


·         Art Club & Photography Club 3-3:30 pm

·         Power Hour 3-4 pm

·         Engage! Parent Night @ Hazelbrook M.S. in Tigard, 6-7:45 pm

Wednesday – Apr. 3rd


·         Orange Schedule – Pride

Thursday – Apr. 4th


·         No Power Hour

·         Arena Conferences 4:30-8 pm

Friday – Apr. 5th


·         Arena Conferences 8-9:30 am

·         Scheduled Conferences 9:45-11:45 am

Upcoming Important Dates  

·         Apr 8 – Band Solo Ensemble Recital 6-7 pm

·         Apr 10 – District Board Meeting in the Ridges Community Room 7 pm

·         Apr 11 – SMS 5th Grade Parent Night 6-7 pm

·         Apr 13 – All District Solo & Ensemble @ Lakeridge Jr. High School

·         Apr 15th-19th – SBAC Testing in Language Arts

·         Apr 15 – Band Instrument Night @ LRMS 6-8 pm

·         Apr 16 – Community Forum @ LRMS 5-7 pm (flyer)

·         Apr 17 – LRMS 5th Grade Parent Night 6-7 pm

Engage! Parent Technology Night

In partnership with Tualatin Tigard School District, we will be hosting another free event to engage families in education and technology on Tuesday, April 2 at 6:00PM.


Ø  Key details:

·         The event is FREE

·         Childcare provided

·         Free pizza provided

·         Free Spanish translators provided


Ø  Topics Presented:

1.      Are my kids safe & secure online at school?

2.      Parent digital toolkit for at home

3.      Digital curriculum & classroom use


Ø  Date: Tuesday, April 2nd

Ø  Time: 6:00PM - 7:45PM

Ø  Location: Hazelbrook Middle School, 11300 Hazelbrook Road, Tualatin, OR 97062

Ø  Register:


We hope to see you there! For any questions, please contact Brady Strutz: or call 503-825-5055

LRMS Track and Field

Registration for LRMS Track and Field is open at: Click on "Middle School Track" and then "LRMS Track Registration". Registration closes April 7th.


Online payment is not available right now. Please send check for $150 to Sherwood Middle School Track, PO Box 773, Sherwood, OR 97140. The fee will be $150 for the first athlete, $125 for the 2nd, $100 for the 3rd. If you would like to request a subsidized Track program fee or apply for a partial scholarship, please contact Danielle Coughran at

Practices will be held at LRMS at 3:00 pm and ending at 4:30 pm starting March 18th, 2019. Practices and meets are Monday - Thursday. NO SPRING BREAK, FRIDAY OR WEEKEND PRACTICES OR MEETS. 

You may miss some practice days if you have scheduling conflicts. Just be sure to clear them with the coaching staff.

PAC Update - Help needed!!!

Attention parents! The Laurel Ridge PAC is gearing up for next year! PAC is the perfect way to help out and stay up-to-date with the transformations at the middle school level. Our monthly meetings are short too, only about 45 minutes long.  These are the openings we are looking for people to chair or co-chair for the 2019-2020 school year:

Volunteer Coordinator - update email addresses and send out information

Social Media - Post updates

Fundraising Committee - *we are looking for lots of people to collaborate together*

Positions filled so far:

President - Tiffany MacDonald

Vice President - Cynthia Allen

Treasurer - Brandie Bryan

Hospitality - Rachel Meiser and Becky Sander

Secretary – Jen Harris, co-position open

Student Store – Shannon Henning, co-position open


Please contact Tiffany if you are interested at:

Safe Oregon Tip Line

There are five ways to report tips: online at, call or text to 844-472-3367, email to or via the SafeOregon mobile app.


SSD Capital Bond Update

Click here for updates on the Capital Bond


District Job Openings

Click here for job openings with Sherwood School District.


District Newsletter

Click here for the current District Newsletter.

PAC Highlights

Click here for PAC Info and News. PAC meetings are held the 1st Monday of every month @ 2pm in the Ridges Community Room.

Community Links

Click here for Community Info and News.

Summer Art Camps

Click here for Summer Art Camp information and schedules at the Sherwood Center for the Arts



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