Lanier MS Updates - October 11, 2019

Mark your calendar

Important Upcoming Events

10/14 - NO SCHOOL

            COLUMBUS DAY

10/21 - Picture Make-Up Day

10/23 - Orchestra Concert

10/24 - PTA Sponsored:

"Digital Citizenship Parent Night"

10/28 - PTA Meeting

10/30 - Band Concert

career day

Career Day Presenter Registration

Presenter registration deadline for Lanier Middle School’s Annual Career Day is  Friday, October 18th!! 

This year’s event will be held on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 from 7:30AM to 10:10AM in LMS classrooms. We NOW have 30 presenters registered and are looking for 20 more! We are open to presenters from ANY career field, and especially those working in sports-related careers, medical professions, law, trades, and the arts. For presenter registration and information, please use this link or visit the Lanier webpage and look for the Career Day announcement. Spread the word!

Digital Citizenship Night

All FCPS Families are invited to Lanier’s Digital Citizenship Night – Thursday, October 24th from 6:30-8:00pm.  Families will have the opportunity to hear about Online Gaming, Digital Forensics/Scam/Fraud, Digital Wellness, MakerSpace, Cyberbullying, and SIS ParentVUE.  Come learn how to support your kids in our digital world!

“Noche de Ciudadanía Digital”

Todas las familias de FCPS están invitadas a la Noche de Ciudadanía Digital de Lanier Middle School

Fecha: Jueves 24 de octubre

Hora: 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Las familias tendrán la oportunidad de escuchar sobre:

  • Seguridad de Juego en Línea
  • Prevención de Pandillas
  • Análisis Forense Digital/Estafa y Fraude
  • Seguridad Cibernética
  • Bienestar Digital
  • Visita al “MakerSpace”
  • Ayuda Activando Cuenta de ParentVUE + StudentVUE SIS


¡Ven a aprender cómo apoyar a tus hijos en nuestro mundo digital! Tendremos intérpretes.


Fairfax High School

Fairfax High School Theatre Boosters is introducing 1-Day Drama Camp in the Fall and Spring for students in grades 1st through 8th.   The camp is sponsored by the Fairfax High School Theatre Department and will take place on a student holiday / teacher work day.  We also offer a discount to FCPS employees.  Our theme for the Fall Camp on Tuesday, November 5th is Superheroes!

Should you have any questions, please contact Grace Lee at 703.309.0281. 

City of Fairfax Schools Update

As a school in the City of Fairfax, we are able to have the benefits of a small community while also taking advantage of the opportunities provided within the larger Fairfax County. We encourage our City of Fairfax Schools families to connect with the City. To learn more about our unique relationship, please visit the City of Fairfax website. You can also follow the City Schools on Facebook (City of Fairfax Schools) and Twitter (@FairfaxSchools or Dr. Pajardo, the Superintendent @DrPhyllPajardo).

Fairfax County Government


Fairfax County Public Schools

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FCPS Cares Program

Recognizing employees who go above and beyond

FCPS Cares is an opportunity for parents, staff, and community members to recognize FCPS employees for going above and beyond to help others and show they are.  We invite you to submit your story so we can all acknowledge the good work of FCPS employees.