It’s Back To School time at LKMS

School starts on Tuesday Sept. 4, 2018! The LKMS PTA would like to welcome all students and families back for the new school year. Representatives of the PTA will be at the open house and back-to-school nights to answer any questions and accept membership applications. A welcome letter with information about the PTA and an application will be in your LKMS back to school package, or you can download it here:

LKMS Welcome Letter 2018

Annual membership dues for the LKMS PTA is $20 per family and can be paid by check or via Paypal through the LKMS PTA portal here.

Im addition to dues, the PTA helps fund programs through a variety of fundraisers throughout the year. If you would like to help by giving a direct donation, please download this form or visit the direct donation page.

Here is a list of important events happening before and after the first day:

  • August 30 – 6th Grade and New Student Orientation – 1:00-2:30pm
  • August 30 – Open House – 5:00-6:30pm
  • September 13 – Back to School Night – 6:30pm



2018 PTA Elections – Announcement of Nominees

The Lime Kiln Middle School PTA is pleased to announce the final list of nominees for election to the LKMS PTA Executive Board:

2018 Board Member Candidates

For President: J Smart

For First Vice President: Reka Montfort

For Second Vice President: Mara Freedman

For Recording Secretary: Hope Ripkin

For Corresponding Secretary: Ann Marie Nataro

The following members have agreed to return for another term so no vote on those positions is necessary:

 Treasurer: C. Gale Stanford

PTA Council HC: Cindy Baker & Kristi Deluliis

We thank every volunteer for their willingness to serve. Elections will be held at the LKMS PTA General Meeting at 7:00 p.m., May 16, 2018, in the LKMS Media Center.

In addition to elections, the PTA will also vote to accept the new bylaws. The current bylaws and a draft of the proposed bylaws can be found on this website under the Forms and Documents tab under Bylaws.

If you have any comments regarding the candidates and/or the proposed bylaws, please email Kim Griffith, PTA President, by midnight, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at The ballot and the draft bylaws will be closed for comment on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Any comments or requested changes to the draft bylaws received before May 10, 2018, will be discussed at the General Meeting before the vote.


Mark you calendars!  Join us at Back To School Night on Thursday, September 14th at 6:30pm.  The PTA will give a brief presentation on what is being planned for the school year and then you will have a chance to follow your child’s schedule and meet the teachers.  Don’t forget to stop by the PTA tables…..sign up to join the PTA, make a direct donation (so we don’t have to sell cookie dough or wrapping paper!!), and buy colorful and comfy LKMS spirit wear!

Show Your School Spirit at GOTTA EAT NIGHT!

Busy with work?  Shuffling the kids to practice?  No time to cook?  Grab a quick bite…..while raising money for Lime Kiln Middle School.  Come to the next Gotta Eat Night:

Date:      Monday, November 21st                    Time:      6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location:  Panera @ Columbia Mall