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Lamar Middle School and Fine Arts Academy is a middle school serving 6th - 8th grades in the AISD system.
Lamar Middle School and Fine Arts Academy is a caring community with diverse programs that engage all students in meaningful and creative learning opportunities that will prepare them for the future.
Lamar Middle School and Fine Arts Academy will be recognized for its excellence in developing the whole child by providing rigorous academic programs and creative opportunities in order to meet the challenges of a competitive, global society.
- All students will grow in a healthy and responsible way by learning through their own social and emotional experiences.
- All students will achieve success in their academic and elective programs.
- All students will develop a sense of community that encourages an awareness of the diversity in today's society.
Your picture re-take day is coming this Friday, November 20! This is your chance to take a great picture that you can share with your mom and dad, grandparents and all your friends and family.
Be sure to have your order form and payment envelope with you on picture re-take day…payments must be received the day you take your pictures. The re-takes are only for those students who did NOT take pictures or are returning their entire first picture packet for a new picture.
Pictures will be taken during your lunch block so listen for the announcements.
**Picture re-take forms can be picked up in the front office**
Volunteer at Lamar
There are so many ways to get involved at Lamar Middle School, from joining PTA to helping with ongoing committees, our Scottie Dads program that encourages Dads to get involved on campus, and helping to keep the Lamar campus beautiful.
Learn about the volunteer opportunities available and get connected at Lamar!
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:
Austin Ortho Arts Texas Honda Birds Barbershop
Office Leasing Advisors
Instructions for Using Google "Classroom" - click here. We will be using Google "Classroom" to view the 2-week agenda for each class, communicate with your teachers, turn-in assignments, access teacher websites and much more.
Lamar Testing Schedule 2015-2016 - click here!
8th GRADERS! McCallum Fine Arts Academy is offering Tours & Workshops for 8th graders! Sign up online at EVENTBRITE.com! Don't miss out! Workshop is DECEMBER 12 - sign up soon!
Lunch schedules can be found HERE!
WANT TO DONATE MONEY, BUY TICKETS, PAY FEES ONLINE?
Scottie Dad Program
Calling all dads, granddads, uncles, brothers…we need you! The Lamar Middle School Scottie Dad Program is ready to kick off the 2015-2016 school year! This program is designed to increase the adult male presence on our campus, while building quality relationships between our parents and students. Scottie Dads help increase student safety during all three lunch periods, while keeping connected with their child's school life and experiences. You can sign up for all three lunch periods or just parts of the lunch periods...your help and time is much appreciated no matter what.
Lamar Fine Arts Academy
APPLICATION FOR THE 2016-2017 FINE ARTS ACADEMY IS AVAILABLE NOW! CLICK HERE AND APPLY BEFORE DECEMBER 11, 2015!
PLEASE ALSO LOOK AT THE AUDITION RUBRICS - BAND - CLASSICAL GUITAR - DANCE - DIGITAL ARTS & MEDIA - ORCHESTRA - THEATRE ARTS - VISUAL ARTS - VOCAL ARTS (CHOIR)
For a list of IMPORTANT Fine Arts Academy DATES click HERE!
The Fine Arts Academy (FAA) at Lamar Middle School is pleased to provide an inspiring and robust program for students across Austin for the purpose of pursuing an accelerated arts curriculum as fine arts majors. Lamar FAA offers its students both meaningful and enriching opportunities in the areas of visual arts, dance, band, orchestra, choral music, drama, classical guitar, piano, digital arts and media, as well as our nationally recognized Lamar Jazz Band. Lamar FAA attracts a vastly diverse student body from across the city, including students from private, charter and parochial schools. Additionally, as the primary feeder school for McCallum High School and Fine Arts Academy, we are strongly aligned with McCallum's fine arts programs. Lamar FAA is Austin's top choice for middle school fine arts, as we strive to provide every student with a fulfilling and all encompassing middle school experience that nurtures the whole child. In short, our academic programs are comprehensive and rigorous, our athletic programs are dynamic, our parent and community involvement is flourishing, and most importantly, our student body is happy. We are Lamar!