LTMS Building Hours-Bell/Daily Cycle/Grading & Report Card Schedules

Building Hours

The building will be open from 7:30 a.m. until 3:15 p.m. every weekday that school is in session.  Students are not to arrive prior to 7:30 a.m. as there is no supervision. Breakfast will be available in the lobby from 7:30 – 7:50 a.m.  Students will be dismissed from the lobby at 7:45, at which time they may access their lockers and report directly to their first period class.

Bell Schedules
Daily Cycle Schedules

Loyalsock Township Middle School will operate on a six (6) day cycle. The first day of school will be Day 1. This schedule is very effective with planning and consistency for regular scheduling of classes, unscheduled closings, and scheduled holidays.

Grading and Report Card Schedule
Marking PeriodDate RangeDeficiency Notice
(Below 70%)
Report Card Issued
FirstAugust 27 – October 31, 2018September 27, 2018November 6, 2018
SecondNovember 1 – January 18, 2019December 6, 2018January 23, 2019
ThirdJanuary 22 – March 29, 2019February 22, 2019April 4, 2019
FourthApril 1 – June 7, 2019May 3, 2019June 14, 2019
(Mailed)
Mini Course Grade Reporting

Mini courses run on shorter time frames, therefore they will follow the schedule system listed below

Cycle 1: August 27 – October 18, 2018
Cycle 2: October 19 – December 12, 2018
Cycle 3: December 13 – February 13, 2019
Cycle 4: February 14 – April 10, 2019
Cycle 5: April 11 – June 7, 2019

Related Arts/Mini Course

Throughout the year, students are assigned to Related Arts/Mini Courses. Related Arts courses include Advanced Manufacturing, Art, Design Technology, Futures, iPad Concepts, Manufacturing Design, Music, PE, and Performing Arts. The Mini Courses include Art, Business & Computer Concepts, Digital Dimensions, Engineering, Electronics & Robotics, Health, Intro Robotics, Electronics & Transportation, Spanish, Business & Tech Solutions, World Drums, and the new Geo Lab. Also, each student may be responsible for the cost of certain materials used for selected projects.