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Monday, May 25, 2015

Penny Allen

LMS Student Council one of 20 nationwide to receive honor

The Lafayette Middle School Student Council, which provides an opportunity for students to cultivate leadership and service skills, was recently recognized for its exemplary leadership, service and activities by receiving the National Gold Council of Excellence Award from the National Association of Student Councils. (April 19, 2015, Page 4C)

Lafayette names top teachers

Lafayette Upper Elementary School teacher Judy Bishop has been honored as the district’s Teacher of the Year. Fellow teachers taking the honors for their respective schools include Grace Brooks, Lafayette Elementary School; Penny Allen, Lafayette Middle School; and Joan Vaughn, Lafayette High School. (February 25, 2010)

LMS receives new technology

Some 240 students at Lafayette Middle School are getting to use special clickers to answer questions in class, while teachers are using wireless notepads to see whether students are getting the answers right. The new devices are part of a $4,000 grant from the Lafayette Endowment for Education. (January 19, 2010, Page 7)

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