Loftis Middle School Bulletin for Fri, October 24, 2014

COLLEGE WEEK ~ Loftis College and Career Week is Oct 27-31.  We are looking for parents to speak to small groups of students about their own college and career experiences.  You would need to volunteer about 30 minutes of your time midday on Tuesday, October 28th.  Contact our school counselor, Krista Dodson, at if you would be interested in participating.

WASHINGTON DC TRIP ~ There's still time to join your classmates on the Washington DC trip.  The deadline has been extended to Friday, October 31st.  Don't miss out on this experience of a lifetime!

BETA BELK TICKETS ~ The Belk Ticket Fundraiser is going on more week.  All money and any extra tickets will need to be turned into Ms. Reagan next Thursday, October 30th.  If you have sold all your Belk tickets you may turn in that money to Ms. Reagan at any time and request more tickets to sell.  Remember that all money goes back to your trip and any extra will go to our general fund - please work hard to raise money for our club!

MUSICAL STUDENTS ~ Don't forget about rehearsal this Friday from 2:30-4:30.  The entire cast, including villagers and soldiers must be present.  Scenes 1-5 must be memorized along with the music for those scenes.

BETA MEMBERS ~ Make sure to turn in a copy or picture of your report card to a sponsor by THIS FRIDAY to avoid probation for not turning grades in.  You may email a picture to any sponsor or turn in a paper copy if need be.  If you have worked any of our service events, please also turn in a service hour slip to the beta board to receive credit!

LACROSSE ~ Loftis Lacrosse will host clinics for the following dates in hope of growing our team for the 2015 season;  Oct 25  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & Nov 22  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  The team will be hosting both girls and boys clinics.  Boys will need stick, mouth piece and water.  Girls will need stick, goggles, mouthpiece and water.

FOOTBALL ~ Football players who need to pick up their mesh bags and practice jerseys.....please come by the gym and pick them up from Coach Mills!

GIRLS JV BASKETBALL ~ The girl's JV Basketball team played a hard fought game last night but came up short by a score of 16-14 to East Ridge.  Hannah  Massey had 4 points, Lexi King, Allie Sanders, Tori Hall, Emily Day and Heather Berry all had 2 points each.  The girls showed great effort and determination all night but fell just one basket short of tying the game.  PRACTICE HAS CHANGED TO EARLY PRACTICE TODAY.  IT WILL BE FROM 2:30 - 4:00.

GIRLS SOCCER ~ Last night the girl's Soccer team lost to East Hamilton.  Kenzie Heiss scored the only goal for the COUGARS.  Also playing well were Maggie Whitworth, Haley Rigsby, Julia Sedgwick and Katie Wade.

GIRLS VARSITY BASKETBALL ~ The girl's Varsity Basketball team gained another victory last night by beating East Ridge 23-16.  Leading the COUGARS in scoring was Hannah Hall with 7 points.  Breanna WIlliams scored 5 points, Lauren Bird added 4 points, Karly Benefield, Baily Branam and Allie Lemacks all had 2 points each.  The girls once again had a great defensive performance to secure the win.  GIRLS, YOU ARE REMINDED THAT TODAY IS EARLY PRACTICE 2:30-4:00.

BOYS SOCCER ~ The boy's Soccer team lost to East Hamilton by the score of 2-1.  Rony Zeineldin scored the COUGARS lone goal from a deflected pass by Andrew Cambron.  The whole team give a tremendous effort that fell just short in the end.

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 3rd Annual

Loftis Middle School

Community Day and Car Show!

November 8, 2014

10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Check out the Flyer & the Vendor/Booth Registration Form


Yearbook News:
8th grade students received forms for Baby Face Ads today in their homerooms. Click here for more info!



 Loftis has collected over 3,000 boxtops just since school started!!!

Please continue to collect. Remember 40 boxtops will get you a dress down day.

Next Dressdown = Oct. 13


 ***Parents Needed!!!***
Oct. 27-31 is College Week @ Loftis!  
We need parents to come and speak to small groups of students about their career/college experience.

Interested parents should contact the school counselor, Krista Dodson, at for more information.



PTA needs donations! Please see a the list of simple Teacher needs/requests that can be found here:

PTA Teacher Appreciation Gifts




 Please click on the picture above or below to enter enroll your bonus card to link your purchases with rewards for LMS. Our school code is 55332. Thank you!







Remember, 40 BOXTOPS = 1 Dressdown day!

(They also help our school!)

Please remember this when buying supplies and groceries.

























Community Day Booth Registration
Community Day Flyer
6th grade supply list
7th & 8th Grade Supply & Reading lists

School Events
10/27/2014 to 10/31/2014
•  College Week
•  Academic Pep Rally
•  Explore TESTING

Sports Events
•  Game 4 LMS v. Ooltewah @ LMS (G-4:45)  (Soccer (Girls))
•  Game 5 LMS v. Signal Mtn @ Signal Mtn High (G-4:30)  (Soccer (Girls))