New quarantine and mask guidelines for LR2: https://5il.co/n3on Wear a mask, socially distance, wash your hands, keep us in school!
LR2 Board Meeting tomorrow night at 7 p.m. in the PAC. Custodial services, Cyber Insurance, Budget Update, COVID info: Full agenda here: https://tinyurl.com/y59k7etl
LR2 COVID Data as of November 7 here: https://5il.co/mw7k Keep your distance, wash your hands, wear a mask, keep us in school!
MS Basketball games tonight vs Hamilton have been postponed until Monday, November 16th. Boys will still practice after school until 5:30 and girls will practice from 5:30-7. #RollMules
LR2 is in need of substitute teachers on a daily basis. Did you know the state will pay for all of your registration and training costs to become certified ? Check it out here: https://tinyurl.com/yxnpvmgj
Middle School Girls Basketball practice is tonight from 4:00-5:15. However, any Middle School girl who played volleyball needs to stay home from practice today pending the results of a Covid test that we are waiting on. More info will be sent out as it becomes available to us.
10/12/2020 - Letter Regarding positive COVID case at Lathrop Middle School . Please read: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1f6HZ4HQV_GadZ4pbROfirGZg2XDghcEqglEe24RmKZE/edit?usp=sharing
Here is a letter with the latest update from Lathrop Middle School regarding hybrid and virtual learning. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tpD_tccft9228dvym0X-iibLPBMtRCJ1K8goRhaFzk4/edit?usp=sharing
LR2 has been made aware that a middle school student/football player has tested positive for COVID. Full press release here: https://5il.co/lbec #RollMules
Lady Mules Sball makes it back-to-back wins with a 2-1 victory over @braymerbobcats #RollMules
If you are interested in ordering a Lathrop Homecoming or Herd shirt please click the following link. Orders are due by Friday, 9/18. Thanks! https://forms.gle/TTqqNsZ6GS7SWWfk9
Special thanks to Paul Dorton, Renea Lynch, Jacob Noll, Dylan Walters, David Blodgett, A.J. Carrell, Jason Gentzell, and Matt Holsted for volunteering their time to help mow and trim our facilities! We appreciate you! #RollMules
Read about Patriot Day, LHS starting A/B on 9/15, free meals for all kids, and more info in our Weekend Update here: https://5il.co/kx4w #9/11 #RollMules #RollFirstResponders
Today, we take pause to remember the events of 9/11 and the nearly 3000 Americans who perished on this day in 2001. We promise to never forget, and we pledge to make the world a better place in remembrance of those who lost their lives responding to the attacks that day. We usually have some sort of recognition ceremony or lunch planned for our local first responders, but due to concerns with the Corona Virus, we just couldn’t make that happen. We salute our local heroes for their daily commitment to our safety!
If you feel your child qualifies for the free or reduced lunch program. Please fill out the online form by clicking the following link. https://forms.gle/tL89KgRz5bEbrKPd8 You can also pick up a paper copy to fill out in any of the Lathrop R-II buildings. Thank you.
Regular Monthly LR2 Board Meeting tonight in the MS PAC at 7 pm. Bus Routes, Board Policies, Essential Workers, Construction of a Greenhouse, and Special Ed Compliance Plan are among the agenda items. Full agenda here: https://tinyurl.com/y59k7etl
Junior High Football zoom meeting starting at 5. Football players - check your email from Coach Turpin
Wanted: Person willing to risk life and limb standing in a busy intersection, in 90 degree heat, -90 wind chill or driving rain for 30 minutes, twice per day for $16. Bonus: Helping kids stay safe! Call 528-7500 or 659-2330.
After more test results today, the Middle School football players may return to school tomorrow, Thursday, September 3rd. They will no longer be quarantined. Practice for the team won’t start back up until next week. #RollMules
We've had more positive COVID cases. All HS Fball coaches and players must quarantine. All JH FB players should NOT come to school the rest of this week. Please read this update for more information. https://5il.co/kiiw
Disregard the last message. No football practice for the middle school team tomorrow. LMS football practice is cancelled for Tuesday, September 1st.
Middle school football practice will be over at 5pm tomorrow Tuesday, September 1st. They will start after school at normal time. #RollMules
Attention All Parents: Due to a positive COVID test amongst our HS Staff, LHS will be ONLINE ONLY starting tomorrow, September 1. Please read the full notice here: https://5il.co/kgod #RollMules
We’ve had lots of people ask about school pictures at the middle school. Middle school pictures are scheduled for September 30th and October 1st. Both groups of hybrid will get pictures on the normal day they are in attendance.
Middle School football practice is cancelled for today, Monday, August 31st. #RollMules
Good Evening! Here's some last minute reminders before our 1st day of school on Tuesday! https://5il.co/keyb -CFine #RollMules
Fball tonight at Richmond, 7 pm. Face coverings are required! #RollMules
LR2 Tax Levy Hearing and Special Board Meeting tomorrow night starting at 6 pm in the MS PAC. Full agenda here: https://go.boarddocs.com/mo/lathrop/Board.nsf/vpublic?open
Please welcome Special Education Teacher Amber Carver to our LHS staff! Amber graduated from Francis Howell H.S., and attended SEMO and UMKC. She has been married to Chris for 20 years and they have 3 kids who attend LR2, and a puppy named Ella. Amber says being a Mom is her "Favorite thing in the world!" Welcome Mrs. Carver! #RollMules
LR2 is proud to introduce one of our new hires, teacher Cody Wilkerson. Cody attended Kearney H.S. and NWMSU. He will be teaching 3rd grade for us and this is his 2nd year of teaching overall. Cody is a third degree black belt in taekwondo who teaches and trains 4-5 days a week in Kearney! Cody said he's "Super excited to be part of this community!" Welcome Cody! #RollMules
LR2 is in need of 2 night custodians to start ASAP. Pay starts at $10/hour plus insurance. Apply online here: https://tinyurl.com/y7blg8kd or call 816-528-7500. #RollMules
Lathrop R-II is in need of a director for our before and after school child care program and for a crossing guard before and after school. Call 816-528-7500 or 816-659-2330.
If you are the parent of a student with special education services please click on the link to read a document which outlines the supports and services we will be providing to your student as we return to school. https://5il.co/jl6k
Middle School cross country practice will start on August 17th at 8:00am at LMS. Any 7th or 8th grade student is welcome. You must have your physical done and on PRIVIT with updated information to be eligible to practice.
LR2 Tax Rate Hearing and Monthly Board Meeting are on Wednesday, August 12th, not the 13th. #RollMules
LR2's annual tax rate hearing is Wednesday, August 13th at 6:45 pm. Full notice here: https://5il.co/j5s1
Middle School Football camp next week is at the high school. A physical is not needed to participate but a physical is needed for practice, which will start the following week on August 17th. Any additional questions, you can email Coach Turpin @ Adam.firstname.lastname@example.org
Jr High Football camp will be Next week, August 10th through August 13th. Camp will go 8 am to 10am. Monday we will be giving out helmets so everyone needs to be there no later than 7:20. Each player should bring their own water.
I am working on getting schedules e-mailed out to students so hopefully they will get those soon. For students that know their log-in to SIS, they should be able to log in and see their schedules now. I am working with SIS on being able to email them all out to students/parents soon. - Mr. Howren
School Supply List for Lathrop Middle School is now posted on the Lathrop Middle School website. (It is under the documents section). Here is a direct link: https://www.lathropschools.com/o/lms/browse/153427
LR2 Parents: Please follow this link to give us your updated thoughts on starting school 8/25. https://forms.gle/xQrrVMkc1AKwmKpX8
Special LR2 Board Meeting tonight at 6:30 in the MS PAC to discuss our return to school plan. The full board meeting agenda including draft of the plan can be found here: https://go.boarddocs.com/mo/lathrop/Board.nsf/Public
LMS basketball camp for incoming 7th/8th grade girls will be from 1:30-3:00 starting today and going through Thursday at Lathrop Middle School.
JH basketball camp for incoming 7th and 8th grade boys will start tomorrow (Tuesday the 14th) from 10:15-11:45 at the high school. No camp on Wednesday Thursday will be 10:15-11:45 at middle school. Friday will be 10:15-11:45 at the high school.
7th & 8th grade volleyball camp July 21-23, 2-4pm @ HS Email email@example.com with questions
Special LR2 Board meeting tomorrow night at 6 pm will be closed session only to hire personnel.
Middle School softball camp for incoming 7th and 8th grade girls will be at Lathrop High School softball field on: July 21, 22 (11:00-1:30) July 27, 28 and 29 (11:00-1:30)
Basketball camp for incoming 7th and 8th grade girls will be July 14th-16th from 1:30-3:00pm at LMS. #RollMules
The LR2 School Board finalized budgets last night. 2019-2020 ending up looking good. Due to state revenue cuts, 2020-2021 may be more challenging. Read more here: https://5il.co/hmfc #RollMules
Due to lack of interest, plans for live summer school have been cancelled. We will continue to provide summer school virtually but we WILL NOT have live summer school. Sorry for any inconvenience. #RollMules
The deadline to sign up for in person summer school for grades K-5 is tomorrow. Please fill out the enrollment form here: https://forms.gle/huLvjNLWzBoq8id9A or give us a call at 816-528-7500. Thank You!
Unfortunately for us, Coach Lewis has resigned from teaching and coaching for us next year. We are now looking for a Social Studies teacher and Head Basketball Coach for '20-'21. Apply here: https://tinyurl.com/y9t8uyvk Please share!
A special thank you to Mrs. Pritchett for creating the annual senior/baby pic video. I hope to see everyone at graduation on Saturday, June 13th at 11:00 a.m. on the LHS football field! Bring a lawn chair!! https://youtu.be/UmC257jo4zI
PLEASE CLICK THE LINK FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THE 2020 LHS GRADUATION CEREMONY SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 13TH @ 11:00 A.M. https://5il.co/h1pg
Thank you to Melissa Costello and Susie Wolfe for taking the time to create this 2020 senior video. Please click on the link. https://youtu.be/7eaA9KeWTaI
Providing meals for pick-up M, T, and Th starting again today. Pick-up only from 11:00 to 12:15. Sign-up here if you haven't: https://forms.gle/ZkPu3SAe6Ye9P3hG9
Since graduation will be outside there will be NO LIMIT on the number of guest that can attend. Thank you.
Well it's settled. LHS graduation will be at the football field on Saturday, June 13th at 11:00 a.m. The rain make-up date will be Sunday, June 14th at 11:00 a.m. We will share more info later as far as the set up of the ceremony and what time the gates will open.
No meals next week,. We will begin providing free meals for Lathrop kids by pick-up only starting June 1. If you'd like to pick-up meals please complete this form: https://forms.gle/dNixvJpzZczgbiiy9
Meals are ready for pick-up today! Reminder: We're only open until 12:15! Also , no meal service next week! #RollMules
Congrat's to the LHS Class of 2020! Didn't end up how it was planned, but what a memorable way to go out! We wish you nothing but the best! #RollMules
Lunch pick-up today and next week from 10:50 to 12:15 only. Call 816.659.2330 if that's a problem for you. #RollMules
LR2 Board Meeting tonight at 7 pm will be LIVE in the MS PAC so we can stay 6 ft apart. Full agenda here: https://tinyurl.com/yys48glr
The 2020 LHS Prom will either by July 10th or July 31st. We have eliminated the June date as an option due to social distancing restrictions. More information will be provided at a later date.
The 2020 LHS Graduation will either be July 12th or August 9th. We have eliminated the June date as an option due to social distancing restrictions. More info will be provided at a later date.
If you're interested in sending your K-8th grade student to summer school please sign-up here: https://forms.gle/xaf7iTCWDxSVLmAj8
Please click the link for updates for Lathrop High School senior information and 2nd semester grades. https://5il.co/fgwq
Reminder that we served two meals yesterday so no meals are being served today. Have a great weekend! #RollMules
Food truck is in Lathrop today providing FREE food to any and all families while it lasts starting at 10 a.m at the Goppert Center. Folks are already lining up! Don't miss out! #RollMules
Providing meals today! Come and get 'em! We'll go Mon, Tues, Thursday this week. Providing double meals on Tuesday and Thursday. #RollMules #essentialpersonnelrock!
Here's the latest letter to LR2 parents with information on our school building closure due to COVID-19 concerns: https://5il.co/eyv7 #RollMules
LR2 Parents: Please help improve the services we're providing during this pandemic by completing this short survey. https://tinyurl.com/wu4bpow #RollMules
Today's food delivery will include meals for today and Friday. We will not be delivering meals tomorrow. #RollMules
Special Meeting of the LR2 School Board tonight. Full agenda and online video link here: https://go.boarddocs.com/mo/lathrop/Board.nsf/vpublic?open
We're delivering meals to those who requested today between 11 and 1. Dropping off at door.
We had some offers to help deliver meals to our students. If you'd like to volunteer please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/bucFGAdxnnuSu1tK9 Thanks!
We sad some offers to help deliver meals to our students. If you'd like to volunteer please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/bucFGAdxnnuSu1tK9 Thanks!
All LR2 facilities including the sports complex are now closed to the public until further notice. #social distance
Lathrop R-II will now be closed until at least April 28th. Read about that and more in our latest update here: https://5il.co/e4yk #RollMules
Reminder: Middle school students will NOT have a new packet to pick up this week. Continue working on material given to you last week. We will have backpack buddy sacks for those that are in that program. They can be picked up from 10-4 today at the middle school.
The latest news and information for the Mule Nation is available here: https://5il.co/e00h #RollMules
#1: Social Distance Please! #2 go here to sign-up to receive FREE school meals for all of your kids starting today! https://forms.gle/xDHCf21MaJ66vofG9
Here's the lastest news for the Mule Nation including a notice of meals being provided and how to sign up: https://5il.co/dypq #RollMules
Community Food Truck today 10-????? Free food for any and all Lathrop residents as long as it lasts. Line up at Goppert Center. #RollMules
The Kindergarten and Pre-School screenings scheduled for next week have been postponed until further notice.
The latest letter to the Mule Nation on COVID-19 and our plans to continue educating our students can be found here: https://5il.co/dvdr #RollMules
Click on the link for the latest parent letter on LR2's school closing and our plans moving forward. https://5il.co/dtlv
Reminder: Lathrop R-II IS having school tomorrow, Monday, March 16th as one of our make-up days. #RollMules
A letter to parents from Lathrop R-II with updated information and procedures related to COVID-19: https://5il.co/dpuu
Middle School Play’s dress rehearsal is from 5-7pm tonight. #RollMules
Due to some work being done at Lathrop Middle School tomorrow (Wednesday, March 4th), we may not have heat during the day, so please dress accordingly.
2024 Information Night at the high school tonight from 5:30-7:00pm. This is for current 8th grade students that will be freshmen next school year. #RollMules
No Play Practice tonight at Lathrop Middle School. Parent/Teacher Conferences are tonight at LMS from 3-7. Stop by and visit with your child's teacher. They will be located in their classrooms from 3pm until 7pm. #RollMules
MS Play practice today from 1-3pm for scenes 9-12. #RollMules
LMS play practice for tonight, 2/13/20, is cancelled. #RollMules
There will NOT be Monday School at Lathrop Middle School tomorrow, February 3rd. We will see you all on Tuesday.
Last night of tryouts for the school play at LMS are tonight at 6:15. They will take place at Lathrop Middle School.
Middle school play auditions Tuesday, Jan. 28, 6:15 at middle school.
Professional Development day tomorrow, January 27th, for teachers so there will NOT be Monday School at Lathrop Middle School. We will see all our students on Tuesday!
Well, guess what? No school tomorrow Friday the 24th for Lathrop R-2. Be safe out there!
Ski trip for Friday has been rescheduled for Friday, February 21st. Students may still bring their permission slips and turn them in, but the trip is postponed until February 21st.
1st round of tryouts for the Middle School play will be tomorrow at LMS from 1-3pm. #RollMules
There will NOT be Monday School at LMS tomorrow, January 13th. Monday schools will start up on January 20th.
Big Smiles Dentist will be at LMS on the 2/4/20, not 2/5/20. Sorry for the confusion. They will be at the high school on the 5th.
Big Smiles Dentist is coming to LMS on 2/5/20. Appt is required. Insurance and MO Health Net accepted. Consent forms due by 1/15/20. Call the middle school office or visit www.myschooldentist.com to schedule an appointment. Students will receiven exam, x-rays, cleaning, treatment
Living nativity scene scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled due to weather forecast. No performance tomorrow for the Musical Mules due to the cancellation.
The 7th/8th and HS Bands will be putting on a show tonight at the Middle School Performing Arts Center. First concert starts at 5:30 p.m. Come out and show your support of our awesome bands! #RollMules
Correction to last message as I put wrong date down. No Monday School tomorrow, on Monday, December 9th at LMS due to teachers' professional development.
No Monday School on Monday, December 6th at LMS due to teachers' professional development.
Boys and Girls interested in playing CRBC basketball for Lathrop can still sign up to play. Any middle school student is eligible to play. Sign-ups are online at https://tshq.bluesombrero.com/crbc Deadline to register is Wednesday, November 27th
We wanted to everyone know that the middle school staff has dealt with the student involved in the threat from last Wednesday. At this time, we have no reason to believe anyone is at any risk at school tomorrow. Please contact me if you have any questions. Respectfully, C.Fine
District FBall tonight at home vs. Richmond starts at 7 p.m. $5 for all, no passes accepted. Bring the noise Mule Nation! #RollMules
MS Basketball at home tonight vs King City at 4:30. 7th girls (1 quarter), 7th boys (2 quarters), 8th girls and 8th boys. #RollMules
Be sure to get your yearbooks ordered. Sales end soon! Go to yearbooksforever.com to order or grab an order form from the office!
Lathrop R-II Parent-Teacher Conferences are Monday the 28th from 1-8 pm for the elementary and middle school. HS Conferences are Monday the 28th from 12-4:30 and Tuesday the 29th from 4-6:30 pm. If you can't make one of those times, please contact your child's school!
Conratulations to the LHS Pride for taking 1st at the Cameron Marching Festival today! #RollMules @LeaderMoSports #wellplayediswellplayed