Our Mission is to prepare all students to reach their full potential as life-long learners and socially responsible contributors to our global community.

LLS PTA ANNOUNCEMENTS:


MOST RECENT NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS:

1. LLS RUNNER'S CLUB - RUNS FRIDAYS, MAY 3- JUNE 7
2.
5TH GRADE MOVING UP TO BMS PARENT PANEL - MAY 21, 9:15-10:30AM
3.
LLS FIELD DAY - FRI. MAY 31 (RAIN DATES: JUNE 3 &4)


5TH GRADE ONLY END OF YEAR ACTIVITIES (AT A GLANCE):
1. 5TH GRADE MOVING UP TO BEDFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT PANEL - MAY 21, 9:15-10:30AM
2. 5TH GRADE SPRING CONCERT (CHAMBER, WIND ENSEMBLE & STEEL DRUMS) - JUNE 5TH, 7PM
3. LATE NIGHT - JUNE 7TH, 7-9PM (5TH GRADERS ONLY)
4. GRADE 5 SPRING CONCERT (BAND, ORCHESTRA, CHORUS) - JUNE 12, 7PM
5. 5TH GRADE FIELD DAY / END OF YEAR CELEBRATION
(FORMALLY "FUN & FROLIC") - JUNE 13 (RAIN DATE: JUNE 14)
6
. MOVING UP CEREMONY - JUNE 17 AT 1:30PM


GENERAL INFO:
1. NEW TO LONG LOTS SCHOOL? NEW TO WESTPORT?
2. 2018-2019 SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST BY GRADE
3. JOIN THE PTA - ACCESS MOBILE ARQ DIRECTORY
4. SCHOOL LUNCH PROGRAM REQUESTS
5. LLS CALENDAR - STAY UP TO DATE

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MOST RECENT NEWS:
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. LLS RUNNER'S CLUB - RUNS FRIDAYS, MAY 3- JUNE 7

LONG LOTS RUNNING CLUB BEGINS FRIDAY, MAY 3RD

Start the day off right by joining the Long Lots Running Club! Spring Running Club will take place on Fridays mornings, starting May 3rd until June 7th. This activity is a fun way for students to get some exercise in before school while meeting new friends. Students will meet outside the LLS Gym and run laps around the upper front field.

Students in Grades 2-5 can be dropped off (no earlier than 7:40 a.m).

Grades K-1 and younger siblings may participate with a parent present.

Warm ups will begin at 7:45 a.m. and students will run laps around the front field until proceeding to their classrooms at 8:15 a.m. In the event of a cancellation, you will be notified via SignUp Genius by 7:00 am.

To register:

1) Sign up your children) via SignUp Genius (our sole form of communication with running club participants).

2) Read and complete the Runner’s Club Registration Form (required for each student prior to participation).

Registration Forms can be left in the PTA Mailbox in the Office or brought to the first

Running Club session.

Questions?

Please contact Elsa Morgan or Puja Dhanraj at lls_pta@westportps.org

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2. 5TH GRADE MOVING UP TO BMS PARENT PANEL -

MAY 21, 9:15-10:30AM

Tuesday May 21st 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. in the LLS Cafeteria Will you be new to Bedford next year? Want the inside scoop? Come hear Long Lots Parents who have Bedford students share their personal experiences with you. This is your chance to get all of your unanswered questions answered! You'll walk away prepped to be a parent of a middle schooler!


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3
. LLS FIELD DAY - FRIDAY, MAY 31 -
RAIN DATES: JUNE 3 & 4

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1. NEW TO LONG LOTS SCHOOL? NEW TO WESTPORT?

Welcome to Long Lots!! Welcome to Westport!!

Please reach out to our PTA New Families Co-Chairs: Cathy White Renendo and Tulika Sethi at lls_pta@westportps.org to answer any questions that you may have about the LLS and Westport.

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2. 2018-2019 SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST BY GRADE

Please view the SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST for this school year by grade.

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3. JOIN THE PTA FOR ACCESS TO THE
LLS MOBILE ARQ (ONLINE SCHOOL DIRECTORY)

Mobilearq is up and running! Please join the LLS PTA. With membership you receive access to Mobilearq, the school directory, where you can find class lists, and contact information.

The preferred and best way on phones is to download the MobileArq App and click on "Parent Signup" on the home page. The security code is listed in your Sept 4th LLS PTA Email Newsletter.

On laptops/desktops, you can use the direct link .

When using this direct link there is no need for a code.

For further sign up instructions please CLICK HERE.

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4. SCHOOL LUNCH PROGRAM REQUESTS

Don’t want your child to buy juice or chocolate milk (or another food item) at lunch?

Do you prefer your child drinking ORGANIC cow's milk or an alternative non-dairy milk (almond and soy milk) for an additional charge? are also available for an extra charge if your child requests it.

Make a request to Chartwells.

You can email a request to Chartwells, our district’s food service provider, to put specific food items on the “no purchase” list of your child’s account.

Contact Deb VanCoughnett at dvancoughnett@westportps.org.

Any questions, contact Kuku Fleming or Candice Mannino ‭at
lls_pta@westportps.org


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5. LLS CALENDAR OF EVENTS - STAY UP TO DATE

Don't miss out on LLS events. Sync the Long Lots School Calendar with your calendar on your mobile device and/or desktop/laptop. Stay up to date by visiting the LLS Calendar and follow the directions below the calendar to set up:

http://lls.westportps.org/pta/calendar

Calendar events should automatically sync up and get updated when changes are made or new events are added.

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FIND ANY TYPOS, WRONG DATES or BROKEN LINKS?

Send an email to:
LLS PTA Webmaster, Allison Keisman,
lls_pta@westportps.org