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PTO Nominating Committee

If you are interested in being part of the Nominating Committee to select next year PTO Board please reach out to Arturo Perez at      

Updates from Dr. Campos

On Friday, January 18, our Lanier teachers and administrative team members participated in professional development focused on mindset.  Collaborative working groups discussed the work of the author, Carol Dweck. Following discussions on how a closed or growth-mindset impacts student achievement, teachers mapped out a plan for the remainder of the semester focusing on student IB projects …

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**Attention Parents of 8th Graders:**

It’s time to get ready for Great 8! What is Great 8, you ask? Great 8 is the name for the end-of-year celebrations for Lanier Middle School’s 8th-grade class. These traditions are a special time for students to celebrate their time at Lanier. It includes an end-of-school 8th-grade dance, field trip, class t-shirt, class picture, and promotion ceremony. More …

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Tennis Team

The Lanier Tennis team will hold tryouts for this year’s team on February 12, 2019, for girls and February 14, 2019, 4:15 – 5:35 p.m. at Lanier.  All grade levels are welcome to try out and no physical is necessary. You must have the proper Tennis paperwork submitted before you may try out. Rackets will be provided for those that need them. Please contact Coach …

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Lamar Freshman Roundup

On January 29, 2019 Lamar High School will host their Freshmen Roundup: Student Life event.  This is a wonderful opportunity for prospective students to meet current students and staff and learn about all of the clubs, fine arts programs, and athletic programs that Lamar has to offer.  The event will begin at 6 pm in …

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Thank You from Coach Stephen Cabell

Just wanted to send a quick thank the PTO and thank you for your financial assistance with the scoreboard repair. Both basketball teams were excited to have it working for their last home games of the season. Here are a couple pictures from last week Thank you again for your help. We appreciate it.

Chess Club

Join us for Chess club on Tuesdays 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in the Library. More information and sign up HERE.

NJHS Application Deadline January 25

The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) of Lanier Middle School is an honor organization whose purpose is to recognize students who excel in academics, leadership, citizenship, service, and character. The application to the organization is open to all 7th and 8th-grade students who maintain a grade point average of 3.7 (93) or above, an E …

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Spring Sports Tryout Dates

Below are the tryout dates for Lanier’s Spring sports.  Please contact the coach directly or visit the athletics tab of the Lanier website for more information about each sport.   Baseball January 28 and 29 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Linkwood Park *Tentative Boys Soccer January 29, 30, 31 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Lanier Girls Soccer January 29, 30, 31 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Lanier

Yearbook Personalization

Parents, make your child’s yearbook special by having it personalized!  You can add your child’s name and up to four icons to the outside of the book.  The deadline for personalization is February 22, 2019, but don’t wait…order your child’s yearbook now so you don’t forget! Go HERE and click on the Yearbook button, then click on the …

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Teacher and Staff Appreciation Volunteers

The Lanier PTO hosts luncheons on the second Friday of each month for the teachers and staff of Lanier to recognize all that they do for our students.  The next lunch on is on February 8th.  To learn more, donate and/or volunteer, please visit the online sign-up sheet: NOTE: All Lanier volunteers must be registered through …

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After3 After School Program

After3 is offering both before and after school programming at Lanier. After 3 is a third party vendor and will communicate with their clients directly.  All interested families should reach out to After3 directly. Here is their website: