Welcome to Lane Middle School

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Summer Vacation Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Classes resume on Tuesday, August 15, 2017

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Lane Middle School Phone: 260-467-4400
Principal: Mark Bailey   
Assistant Principal / AD: Shawna Davenport
Assistant Principal: Kelly Evans
Counselor: Robin Brewer
Administrative Assistant: Julian Masterson
Address: 4901 Vance Ave Fort Wayne IN 46815
Fax: 260-467-4437
IDOE ID #: 0126
School Colors: Black and Gold
School Twitter: @VikingNationLMS
Lane Principal Mark Bailey Stepping down at end of school year
Lane Principal Mark Bailey has announced he will be stepping down as principal at the end of the 2016-2017 school year.  Mr. Bailey will end his tenure as principal June 30, 2017.  Mr. Bailey has been Principal at Lane for the past 6 school years beginning in 2011.  Under his leadership the school has received many honors including state recognition from the Indiana Middle Level Association (IMLE) and nationally from the Association for Middle Level Educators (AMLE).  The school received its first ever "A" rating from the Indiana Department of Education during the 2013-2015 school years. Mr. Bailey will continue to work for the Fort Wayne Community Schools.
Important Dates to Remember


Friday July 29th             Registration 8:00 - 12:00
Monday August 1           Registration 12:00 - 7:00
Monday August 9           6th grade Transition day (  8-12:00 Breakfast included)
Monday August 15         First Day of School for Students
Thursday August 25       Back to School Night 6:00-7:30 pm
Friday August 26           Back to School Dance 2:30-4:15 school cafe $3 per student
Monday September 5     Labor Day no school
Wednesday October 5    JA in a Day: Junior Achievement in class presentations 8-12 all grades.
Friday October 21          Fall Break no school
November 2-3               Parent Teacher Conferences 3:00-7:00 Lane Gymnasium
Friday November 4        Release day for Parent Teacher Conferences - no school
Thursday November 10  Veterans Day Assembly
November 24 & 25        Thanksgiving no school
December 9                  Winter school dance 2:30-4:15 school cafe $3 per student
December 20                End of Semester
December 21                Teacher work day/ reserve make up for bad weather
Dec 22- Jan 4                Winter Vacation
January 11 & 12            Parent Teacher Conferences 3:00-7:00 Lane Gymnasium
January 13                    Release Day for Parent Teacher Conferences - no school
January 16                    Martin Luther King Jr. Day - no school
February 17                   Riley Children’s Hospital Dance - 2:30-4:15 all proceeds go to Rileys $3 per student
Feb 28-March 2             ISTEP Testing Part I - AM Testing
March 22                       6th Grade Preview Night 6-7 pm.
March 23                       Academic Team Scrimmage 3:30 Jefferson MS
March 24                       Reserve Make up for bad weather
April 3-7                         Spring Break/Vacation no school
April 14                          Good Friday No School
April 26                          Grading Period 4 Interim reports go home with students
April 27                          Lane School Speech Contest 2:30 pm
April 27                          National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony 6:15 Cafeteria
April 30                          Northeast Indiana Regional Academic Super Bowl @ Northrop HS 9:00 am
May 12                           Reserve Make Up - No School
May 17                           Spring Choral Concert 6:30pm. Lane gym
May 18                           Spring Band Concert  6:30 pm Snider HS Auditorium
May 19-20                      6th Grade Camp out
May 20                           8th Grade Semi Formal Dance 7:00-9:00 pm (doors close 7:30)
May 26                           Reserve Make Up  - No School
May 29                           Memorial Day No School
May 30                     Academic Awards Recognition Ceremony 6:30 pm Snider HS Auditorium
May 31                           End of Semester
June 1                            Teacher work day/ reserve make up day for bad weather
June 9 & 10                     FWCS Graduations