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ATTENDANCE: EVERY DAY COUNTS!
Good attendance is one of the keys to success in school. Any time a student is absent, that absence must be cleared by sending a note with the student when he/she returns, or by calling the attendance office (331-7541) between 7:30 AM and 3:00 PM. Please include the first and last name of the student, the date of the absence, the reason for the absence and the grade of the student. Parents will be contacted by letter when absences have not been verified. Parents are reminded that it is their legal responsibility to see that their student attends school. Absences for such reasons as family vacation and family business are discouraged and unexcused.
Absences must be cleared within 10 days, or they cannot be excused. This is state law.
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Chromebook Payments via the Online Payment Center
Featuring purchases and payments using credit cards or PayPal
The Online Payment Center [OPC] allows Parents to use a credit card or PayPal account to purchase Chromebook Care Plans and/or pay for Chromebook incidentals such as repairs and replacement fees.
3 Easy Steps for Parents
Step 1. Navigate to https://www.lodiusd.net/opc, then click on the Chromebook Icon
Step 2. Select your transaction, then choose your payment type
Step 3. Complete the Online form and submit for payment.
- School Planner and ID badge (LMS supplies first one)(replacement $5)
- 3 ring binder(s) prefer 3" (AVID students need a 3" binder)
- Spiral Notebook(s) 9"x 11" college ruled
- Binder Dividers
- Highlighters in different colors--wide and narrow tips
- 10 or more #2 pencils
- College ruled binder paper-package
- Colored index cards - 8th grade
- White Board Markers (Dry Erase)
- Pens (blue or black and red for corrections)
- Calculator (scientific preferred) for 8th grade
- Glue Stick
- Colored Pencils
- Colored Markers (not Sharpies)
- Ear Buds
- Index cards
- Graph paper
- Spiral bound notebook
Suggested supplies at home:
- Pencil sharpener
Anderson Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:00
Barbagelata Tuesday and Thursday 2:20-2:50
Blevins Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2:20-2:50
Cazale Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2:20-2:50
Herringer Tuesday and Thursday 2:20-2:50
Lewis Tuesday and Thursday 2:25-2:45
Tunnell Tuesday and Thursday 2:25-2:45
Driggs Every day except Wednesday 2:30-2:50
Hahn Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:00
Hardwick Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:00
Haynes Tuesday 2:20-2:45
Mrs. Nelson Tuesday and Thursday 2:25-3:00
Taylor Tuesday, Thursday 2:20-2:45
Tualla Tuesday and Thursday 2:25-2:45
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 2:20-3:20
Boschee Thursday 2:25-3:00 Room 31
Chapman By appointment only
Christensen Tuesday, Thursday 2:20-3:20 Room 30
DiDonato Tuesday 2:30-3:45 or by appointment Room 29
Nino Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:30 Room 28
Ordway Tuesday and Thursday after school
Pillsbury Mondays 2:30-3:30 Room 32
Box Everyday except Wednesday 2:20-4:00
Castillo Tuesday 2:20-2:45 Quiz Make-ups and Retakes
Owens Tuesday and Thursday 2:20-3:00
Alexander 3-4 times a quarter. To Be Announced in Class
Carleton Tuesday and Thursday mornings 7:00-7:55
Hyllen Tuesday 2:30-3:15
Nelson Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:30
(need to sign up)
Rizzolo Monday 2:20-3:00
Taylor Monday 2:30-3:00
- General School Rules
- Vikings C.A.R.E.
- Tardy Policy
- ID Policy
- Student Planner
- Computer Use
- Library Use
- Dress Code
- Disruptive/Inappropriate Items
- Complete Handbook
GENERAL SCHOOL RULES
Students will be respectful and not interrupt the teaching or learning process.
Students will follow the rules posted in each individual classroom.
Students will not be out of class without a pass.
Students will follow the dress code and wear his/her own lanyard every day at all times except in PE.
Students will be in their classrooms ready to work when the tardy bell rings.
Students are not allowed to eat food in the hallways or in class. Seeds and gum are NEVER allowed at school.
Student cell phones and other electronic devices are never allowed to be used on campus and must remain in a backpack (not a student’s pockets) until the student officially leaves campus outside of the gates.
Students will not possess or spray perfumes, deodorants or other aerosols on campus.
Students will not touch others in inappropriate ways. This includes pushing, hitting, wrestling, play fighting, holding hands, hugging, or any other touching determined to be inappropriate by any staff member observing the behavior.
Students must be in Bridge (the after school program), study hall or a school club by 2:30 to stay on campus after school. All other students wishing to stay on campus must go to Administrative study hall in the library. Students who are not picked up by 2:40 will be escorted to the library for study hall.
Vikings are: Compassionate, Accountable, Respectful, & Engaged
ATTENDANCE: EVERY DAY COUNTS!
Good attendance is one of the keys to success in school. Any time a student is absent, that absence must be cleared by sending a note with the student when he/she returns, or by calling the attendance office (331-7541) between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM. Please include the first and last name of the student, the date of the absence, the reason for the absence and the grade of the student. Parents will be contacted by letter when absences have not been verified. Parents are reminded that it is their legal responsibility to see that their student attends school. Absences for such reasons as family vacation and family business are discouraged and unexcused.
Absences must be cleared within 10 days, or they cannot be excused. This is state law.
State law legally excuses absences only for the following reasons:
2. Medical Appointment
3. Death of an immediate relative
5. Independent Study
Unexcused absences can include:
1. Car trouble
2. Oversleeping, etc.
**Note: A student who arrives by bus may not leave campus after arriving at school.
Students must be seated in class ready to work at the beginning of each period.
Students who fail to meet this requirement are tardy.
All 1st period tardies to school will result in lunch detention.
Tardies to periods 2 through 6 will result in:
1st Tardy – Warning from teacher
2nd Tardy – Teacher phone call, email, or note to parent warning of detention
3rd Tardy – Detention from teacher
4-9th Tardy – 30 minute administrative lunch detention
10th Tardy – Administrative referral with Friday School
Students will be given a school planner on the first day of school. All students must bring and fill out their teachers’ agendas in this planner on a daily basis. Omission of bringing the planner or filling it out is subject to consequences of detention or Friday School. Pages should not ever be torn out or removed. Lost, stolen, or damaged planners will be replaced at the cost of $5.00 by the student.
Lodi Middle School’s computer policy adheres to guidelines and requirements established by Lodi Unified School District. A copy of the board policy is available in the school office. Internet and computer access is a privilege. Students are to use the school internet access for school work only. Downloading music, video clips or photos is permitted only for school projects. Students may NOT change their wallpaper. Students who deliberately access inappropriate materials or abuse the privilege will be forbidden to use the internet at school for up to one academic year and may be suspended from school. Students are monetarily responsible for any damages incurred.
The Lodi Middle Library is available for use by all students. The books in the library cover an extremely wide range of subjects. Materials for recreational reading and for school reports can be found there. Students must bring their ID card or a copy of their schedule in order to check out books. Students must pay for any books that are lost or damaged. If a student abuses his/her library privileges, they may be taken away for any period of time the administration feels is necessary.
Textbooks are issued free of charge to all students who are held responsible for their care. All textbooks are checked out in the library via a bar code ID process. Students will be required to pay for all books which are lost or damaged and not returned in good condition. However, if a lost book that has been paid for is found and returned in good condition, the money will be refunded.
The Lodi Middle administration has the right to determine appropriate dress and includes no face or body paint. Violations of the dress code may range from the following consequences: phone call home, parent bringing appropriate clothes to school, and detention. All students are required to follow the dress code.
ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW THE SCHOOL DRESS CODE.
Shorts are permitted only if they are hemmed and to an appropriate length for school as determined by the school administration. Solid red shorts are not allowed. Boxers are NOT PERMITTED.
Pants: Pants are not to sag below the line of undergarments. Undergarments may not be seen as pants must fit over all shorts or undergarments. Pants must be worn as fitted and may not be more than 1 size bigger than the student wearing the pants. No solid red pants allowed. Pajama bottoms are not allowed.
Tops: T-shirts, sweatshirts, shirts and blouses are permitted and must cover the stomach and cleavage. Tank tops, tube tops, halter tops, off-the-shoulder and spaghetti straps are NOT PERMITTED. SOLID RED TOPS or SHIRTS with or without a design on the front or back are NOT ALLOWED.
Tights: Tights are not permitted. This particular item of clothing can be revealing and therefore a disruption to the learning environment.
Shoes: Sandals with a back strap are permitted; however, flip flops are not allowed. All students must bring athletic lace up shoes for use in P.E. No Solid RED shoes allowed. Solid red and solid blue shoelaces and socks are NOT PERMITTED.
Logos/Patches: Must be in good taste and must not display: profanity or sexually suggestive words, or images advertising alcohol, tobacco, or any illegal substance or activity. No professional sports jerseys are allowed. Shirts may not display the number 13 or 14.
Dresses: Dresses that have tops that resemble tank tops, tube tops, halter tops, or spaghetti straps are NOT PERMITTED. Dresses need to also follow appropriate length guidelines.
Hats: Students may not wear hats or snow beanies. Hoods from sweatshirts may be worn only outside the classrooms
Belts: Students are not permitted to wear solid red or blue belts or belt buckles displaying gang numbers or names..
Students may carry cell phones for emergencies, but are required to turn them off upon arrival to school. In addition, Lodi Middle School is not responsible for items lost, stolen, and/or damaged at school. If seen or heard on campus, disruptive items will be confiscated. On a first offense, parents may pick up the item at the end of the school day. On a second offense, the item will be confiscated, and the student will serve detention.
Perfumes, colognes, body sprays and spray deodorants are not allowed on campus as they are hazardous to students and staff with allergies and asthma. These items will be confiscated, and the student will serve detention.
Permanent markers are not allowed on campus and will be confiscated and not returned.
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