Upcoming Events

November 24th- PTA Reflections Due

November 26th - November 28-No School/Thanksgiving Break

December 3rd- Cross Country Meet @ Indian Trails
2015 Panther Track- Informational Meeting outside the cafeteria for 15 minutes

December 6th- Cross Country Meet @ Seminole State, Oviedo Campus

December 8th- First Track Practice

December 9th- Drama Performance @ Chiles; Gym 6:30 pm

December 11th- Science Fair, evening

December 12th- Dance, Winter Fest @ Hagerty High @ 7:00 pm

December 16th-18 Early Release Days @ 1:50

December 19th - January 5th- No School- Winter Break

Contact Information

Lawton Chiles Middle School
1240 Sanctuary Drive
Oviedo, Florida 32766

Main Phone Number

Student Hours
9:20 - 3:55
Office Hours
8:00 - 4:00

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Mission Statement

Lawton Chiles Middle school, a collaborative environment embracing diversity and supporting the local community, focuses on developing students to be productive lifelong learners able to compete on a global scale through self-directed learning, critical thinking, creative expression, and inquiry based study.

Business Partners

Thank you to all our 2014-2015 Business Partners! LCMS would like to thank all the surrounding businesses that help support our endeavors! Click here to view the complete list.

LCMS Happenings

DE Information Is Now Available On Skyward. Please see the attachment for additional information on DE.

The Art Department Needs Your Help!
Ms. Ruckel is in need of toliet paper/paper towel rolls and newspaper (black and white pages or shiny ads). Any donations would be greatly appreciated! You can simply drop your items off at the front office, or in Ms. Ruckel's classroom, 3-007. Thank you!

Florida Standards Assessment Information for Families
Attached you will find the PowerPoint presented to parents at Hagerty High School on October 14th FSA Parent Night Information. For additional information please see attached Florida Standards and Florida Standards Assessments

New Student Insurance

Please see the attachment regarding student insurance.

"Share the Warmth" Winter Coat Drive

LCMS PTSA is currently sponsoring a community service program to aid Seminole County middle school students. During the months of November and December they will be holding "Share the Warming" Winter Coat Drive. Please send in any new or gently used winter coats (youth or adult sizes) with your student. There will be a collection box located in the front office. Thank you for your help and support!

2014-2015 PTA Reflections Contest

                        2014 - 2015
Reflections Theme...

"The World Would Be A Better Place If..."

Unleash Your Artistic Talents!

Do you draw or paint?  Do you dance?  Take photos?
How about writing, making movies or composing music

What is Reflections?  A National PTA contest to celebrate students’ artistic talents.  LCMS students can submit entries  inspired by the theme “The World Would Be a Better Place If…”

Enter the following categories by seeing the listed teacher for entry forms and rules:

- MUSICAL COMPOSITION:  Ms. Swallow (Chorus) or Ms. Kuperman (Band)                                   
- VISUAL ARTS and PHOTOGRAPHY:  Ms. Ruckel (Art)
- FILM PRODUCTION:  Ms. Ulseth or Ms. Miller (Paws 52)
- LITERATURE:  Ms. Bell (6th), Ms. Tuttle (7th) or Ms. Collins (8th)


ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY NOVEMBER 24, 2014 – Can be turned into any of the above teachers.

LCMS School winners will be announced in December.  Prizes will be awarded.

LCMS School winners will be forwarded to the Seminole county level.                   

If you need more information or have questions please contact Katie Champlin at katiechamplin@yahoo.com.

Please see the attachment for Entry Form.

2015 Panther Track

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Informational Meeting
After school outside the cafeteria for 15 minutes.
Coach Rohr (4-207), Coach Capp (2-210), Coach Bond (3-213), and Coach Hall (3-216)

Students Must have
1. Physical to practice and complete in meets

2. Consent/release form
3. Middle School Sportsmanship Agreement viewed and signed

Monday, December 8, 2014

First Day of Practice
long jump, shot put, 100m, 200m, 400m, mile, 4x100 relay, 4x400 relay
Athletic Fee:  $50
Schedule- TBA

Practice Times
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday after school for one hour