Summer Office Hours- 9am-2pm
Eagle Fly By-Wednesday August 31 3pm-6pm
New Student Orientation-Friday, September 2nd 9am-11am (Parents, please meet Mrs. Lenart in the cafeteria from 9:15-10:45 for a meet and greet and Q&A with Lanier’s leadership team)
First Day of school- Tuesday, September 6, 7:30 – 2:15, doors open 7:00am
Orientation Rooms – Fri Sept 2, Tues, Sept 6
During New Student Orientation and on the First Day of School, students will report to their orientation room rather than their first period class. Students, please write down the name and room number of your orientation period so that you are prepared for the first day of school. Even if you have a schedule, all students must report to orientation to get any last minutes schedule changes that may have been made.
New Student Orientation – all students will report to the Auditorium first, then proceed to their orientation room to pick up an up-to-date schedule.
First day of School – all students will report to their Orientation room to pick up an up-to-date schedule, then they will be dismissed to their first period class.
7th grade Orientation Room List
8th grade Orientation Room List
Opening of School Summer Mailing
This week Lanier will be mailing home forms and a Welcome Back Letter that contains information about Eagle Fly By, The Resource Fair, New Student Orientation, The First Day of School, and Back to School Night.
Welcome Back Letter versions
Please note that only those students who return their completed Emergency Care Form, Health Information Form, SR&R Signature Page, and Science Contract at the Eagle Fly-By will receive a copy of their schedule and locker at this event. All other students will receive their schedule on the first day of school.
Thursday, September 8, 2016
8th grade 4:45pm-6:25pm, 7th Grade 7:15pm-9:00pm. Try to carpool, parking is limited!!
The following assignment is optional for students. If students choose to complete this assignment, they may turn it in to their Math teacher the first week of school
7th Grade Summer Assignment
Lanier Required Summer Reading
7th Grade-Lanier 7th Grade Reading Packet
8th Grade-Lanier 8th Grade Reading Packet
Lanier Summer Library Reading Program-Dates and Time Information
Fairfax HS Reading Information
Book Your Summer is a summer reading incentive program for all K-12 students in Fairfax County Public Schools. “READ!” bingo cards can be accessed and submitted on line at www.fcps.edu/is/book. Paper copies can be brought to school. Students successfully participate if they achieve a “READ!” across the card in any direction. Deadline is September 7, 2016. Students may submit more than one entry.
Participating students will be eligible for a chance to win prizes. In every school, students at each grade level will be randomly selected to receive $50 in books of their choice. A single student at each school will be randomly selected to receive a laptop.
FCPS suggested summer reading list: http://www.fcps.edu/is/book/grade78list.shtml
Encore Summer Learning Program
Are you interested in learning more about the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology admission process? If so, please join us on Wednesday, September 21st from 6:00-7:00 pm in the Lanier M.S. Library to hear a presentation from a TJHSST representative who will provide information about the school as well as details on how to apply for admission. The deadline to apply is Friday, October 14 by 4:00 pm. Information fyer here.
Several students from Lanier participated in an Environmental Showcase. Here is a video created by FCPS highlighting the event.
Global Environmentalists – Costa Rica
Part of Fairfax County’s International Study Travel Program (ISTP)
Open to FCPS Middle School Students in grades 7-8 (as of Sept. 2016) Click here for information
Our Community Padlet
Click on the green pencil below to write.