March 2019 Report
Lakeland Celebrates March is Reading Month
At Lakeland, students and staff celebrated March is Reading Month with March Madness! We hadall sorts of fun activitiessuch as:
- Tuesday, March 5: Wear a shirt with writing on it.
- On Wednesday, March 13, we had guest readers in every classroom for United We Read.
- Remember: Reading logs are due every Friday. Earn Points for your team!!
Lakeland Students Participate in Science Olympiad
Lakeland 4th and 5th Graders participated in the 2019 Branch County Science Olympiad. Science Olympiad is a national nonprofit organization devoted to increasing student interest in science and providing recognition for achievement in science. The Branch County Science Olympiad is a 3rd-6th Grade team tournament where students compete in fun, science-related events and activities throughout the day. Olympic-style medals are awarded first through fourth place winners and all participants receive a certificate of participation. The 2019 tournament was held on Saturday, March 16 from 9 AM-2:30 PM. Coaches for Lakeland this year were Mary Dally and Laura Frantz. Great Job Students!!!
LMS Counselors to Visit Lakeland 5th Grade Classes
Legg Middle School Counselors visited Lakeland Elementary 5th Grade classes on March 18 and 19. They talked to 5th Grade students about 6th Grade and brought enrollment forms so that students could make their choices for their elective classes next year. Lakeland 5th Grade classes will be visiting LMS for a tour and lunch in May.
Gary Dancer, Principal
Lakeland Elementary School