Welcome to the Lagunitas Middle School
Located in the beautiful San Geronimo Valley of Marin County, California, the Lagunitas Middle School is a public school with grades 6-8. The Middle School Program is a semi-departmentalized program. Students rotate through several different teachers to receive a core curriculum in language arts, math, science and social studies. A variety of enrichment activities are infused into the students’ daily schedule including art, drama, foreign language, music and technology. A “Social Skills” class is included for one trimester for all students in each year of Middle School as part of the enrichment activities. Emphasis is placed on individuals experiencing success by developing self-confidence and heightened sense of self-esteem.
Middle School Homework Calendar
You can see a pdf of the March 28, 2017 Parent Meeting minutes at http://lagunitas.org/blog/wpfb-file/03-28-17-middleshcool-minutes-pdf/
The minutes from the February parent meeting are now online.
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, I took a new look at the man, his place in history,
and what we can learn from him now, almost 49 years after his assassination. Martin Luther King, Jr.
was instrumental in the passage of both the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that outlawed discrimination based
on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin; and the Voting Rights Act of 1965 that prohibits racial
discrimination in voting.
Quote of the Week: “We don’t have to engage in grand, heroic actions to participate in the process of change. Small acts, when
multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world.” (Howard Zinn, 1922 – 2010)
Dear 8th grade Families: High School registration for the 2017-2018 school year beings in January. Most families choose to attend their school of residence, but for students who would like to transfer within the Tam district, please read the information on open...
Enjoy this video from our Superintendent, John Carroll https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_AXXjIU2-c
Here is a PDF of the minutes from the November 2016 Middle School parent meeting.
https://vimeo.com/189051708 This year’s Rite of Passage at Westminster Woods created a deep bond between the Lagunitas 8th graders. The annual trip had a profound impact on all students, some describing it as “life changing”. This video includes pictures and anonymous...
Here is a PDF copy of the minutes from the September 2016 Middle School Parent Meeting. Enjoy!
Here is the PDF of the Middle School Parent Meeting minutes from the August 30, 2016 meeting.