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

Upcoming Events

August 25th- Beginning Band Parent Meeting @ 6:00 PM in the Black Box

August 26th- Magazine Sale Kick Off

September 1st- No School Labor Day

September 2nd- LCMS Cheer Tryouts 4:00 - 5:30
Beta Club Meeting 4:00 - 4:20 in Portable 6

September 4th- LCMS Cheer Tryouts 4:00 - 5:30

September 5th- LCMS Cheer Tryouts 4:00 - 5:30

September 11th- LCMS Picture Day
Open House

September 12th-  HHS Middle School Night

September 17th- The Role of the Parents Workshop 6:00-7:30 @ ESC Board Room

September 25th- No School

September 26th- OHS Middle School Night

SpeakOut Hotline


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.

LCMS Open House

Lawton Chiles Middle Open House!
What: The chance for parents and community members to step on campus to meet teachers, and see what LCMS is all about.
When: September 11th, 5:45-8:15 p.m.
More details to follow...

LCMS Happenings

Picture Day will be all day Thursday, September 11th.

New Student Insurance
Please see the attachment regarding student insurance.

There will be a Beta Club Meeting in Portable 6 on September 2nd from 4:00 to 4:20.

The Role of the Parent Workshop

Dr. Sameer Hinduja presents Cyber Bullying, Sexting, and Unwise Social Networking: The Role of Parents

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 6:00-7:30 PM
Where: Education Support Center
             Board Room
             400 East Lake Mary Blvd.
             Sanford, FL 32773

Please see attachment for additional information.

2014-2015 Supply Lists

Please see attachments for 2014-2015 supply lists.

PE, Science, Social Studies, Language Arts
Math Department

LCMS Cheerleading Tryouts for 2014-2015

           LCMS Cheer Tryouts will be held on:

                  Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 (4:00 – 5:30pm)

                  Thursday, September 4th, 2014 (4:00 – 5:30pm)
                   Friday, September 5th, 2014 (4:00 – 5:30pm)


Please wear tennis shoes and comfortable athletic clothing, must attend all three days


The required Activity Fee for Cheer is $50 (for the school year)


*** To participate in any sport at LCMS, you must have a current Sports Physical Form on file, and Health Insurance is REQUIRED (available through the school, as low as $14 for the year). ***


Cheer practices will be held every Tuesday (4:00 – 5:30pm) in the Cafeteria


Cheerleaders participate at all HOME Volleyball (fall) and Basketball (spring) games, as well as various community events and parades throughout the school year!


If you have any questions, please contact:

Ms. Megan Ruckel (Room 3-007) 407-871-7085

Volleyball Information

All athletes must have a current physical to play.

Boys Open Gym: Thursday, August 21st                 (4:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.)

Girls Open Gym: Friday, August 22nd                (4:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.)

Boys Tryouts: Monday, August 25th                  (7:45 AM. - 9:00 A.M.)

Girls Tryouts: Tuesday, August 26th                  (4:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.)

Boys Tryouts: Thursday, August 28th                (7:45 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.)

Girls Tryouts: Friday, August 29th                      (4:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.)

Please wear tennis shoes and comfortable athletic clothing and knee pads (if you have them).  You must be able to attend all tryout dates.


If you have any questions, please contact:

Girls’ Coach: Mrs. Marini (Portable 2)

Boys’ Coach: Mrs. Amy Bramblett (Room 2-012)

2014 Summer Reading

LCMS would like to continue to promote the love of reading and continue to develop literary skills over the summer break. All students are required to read and participate in summer reading. The assignment has been distributed to rising 7th and 8th graders before the end of this school year and has been distributed to the elementary school for our incoming 6th grades. The accompanying link provides the specific assignment, rubric, and due date. Students may obtain a copy of the novel from local libraries, online, or for purchase in various book stores.
8th Grade Required Summer Reading
Select one of the following novels:
  • Divergent by Veronica Roth *
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner *
  • The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson

  • Assignment

    These novels are of high interest, with captivating story plots, and noted on several best seller lists. * indicates that these novels are more mature in content with some scenes of violence.

    7th Grade Required Summer Reading
    Select one of the following books:
6th Grade Required Summer Reading
Select one of the following books:
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  • Peace, Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson
  • Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick