Leander ISD's Vision is that "Every student will exit our system with the same passion for learning they had when they entered, without economics determining success. Every Option Open."
There will be an activity schedule for students on Friday April 24. Off-campus PE students will be released at 2:14. All students needing to leave during the assembly will be in the front office at 3:03 and miss the assembly.
ALL 8th Grade Parents -Acknowledgement Form for 8th Grade Picnic
The 8th grade picnic is May 29 at YMCA. All 8th grade parents, please review and fill out this acknowledgement form below for the 8th grade picnic. This is NOT a permission slip, that will come later. Please return all completed forms to the front office by Friday, May 1.
If your student will not be attending CRMS or another LISD school in 2015-2016, please contact the Registrar, Kim Skelton 512-570-3515
8th Grade Human Sexuality Curriculum
Leander ISD will be starting the 8th grade Human Sexuality Curriculum presentations from Austin Life Guard (see schedule below). There will be two informational workshops for parents to attend that covers the classroom presentations at the middle schools.
• Wednesday, April 22 at 6:30 pm at Canyon Ridge MS cafeteria
• Wednesday, April 29 at 6:30 pm at Stiles MS library
This opportunity is designed to give parents helpful tips for communicating with their children about human sexuality, allow them to review the district curriculum, explore statistics from health officials and ask questions of Austin Life Guard and LISD staff. Austin Lifeguard presentations are given to students grades 7-9.
LISD MS Austin Life Guard Presentations:
CPMS April 28, 29, 30
HMS May 6, 7, 8, 20
LMS May 11, 12, 13
WMS May 19, 20, 21
RBMS May 22, 26, 27
SMS May 28, 29 and June 1
FPMS May 28, 29 and June 1
CRMS June 2, 3, 4
1. Participation in the human sexuality curriculum is voluntary. Parents or legal guardians have the ability to "opt out" their student from the lesson by returning the form attached to the parent letter or with written request. Notification letters will be provided for parents two weeks prior to the lesson.
2. Parents or legal guardians will be provided an opportunity to preview the curriculum documents and teaching materials. Contact your student's teacher, guidance counselor or Ray Langlois, email@example.com, at the district office for information about this process.
For more information about these parenting workshops, or if you have questions about Austin Life Guard, please contact LISD Assistant Director of Whole Student Initiatives, Ray Langlois at 512-570-0383 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bad Weather Makeup Day
The bad weather make-up day for Thursday, March 5, will be Monday, April 27.
|Summer 2015 Assignments|
Enrollment Forms Available Online on March 30 for New LISD Students
Beginning on Monday, March 30, 2015, parents who are registering new students to Leander ISD
are encouraged to use our new online student registration. Online registration is available on the txConnect website
and will allow parents to complete the enrollment form at home and
print it along with the remaining forms necessary for student
registration. Read more...
During the week of March 30th, Leander ISD students will take the STAAR (State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness) test. Dates for testing are as follows:
• On Monday, March 30th, 2015, students enrolled in the 7th grade will take the Writing STAAR Test day 1.
• On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015, all 8th grade students will take the 8th Grade Reading STAAR test and all 7th grade students will take the STAAR Writing Test day 2.
The 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Math STAAR tests will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Students enrolled in the 6th grade double PACE Math course will take the 8th grade Math STAAR Test, along with 7th grade Pace Math students on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.
The 6th and 7th Grade Reading STAAR test, and 8th Grade Science STAAR test are on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.
The 8th Grade Social Studies STAAR test will be held on Thursday April 23, 2015.
Algebra I STAAR testing will take place on Thursday, May 7, 2015.
Testing will begin immediately following the tardy bell. Remind your student to get a good night’s sleep and eat a healthy breakfast. We will not take a snack break due to the timed test. Also, your student is encouraged to bring a water bottle. No deliveries to students during STAAR testing. Please avoid checking out students for appointments on STAAR test days. No phones are allowed during testing.
Click on the icon above to find out additional details about mLISD, especially the FAQ tab which has question and answer information. Payments are to be done online, do not send checks to school. Any other questions please call Stacie Lake at 512-570-3511.
Fitnessgram will be given to students this spring. Fitnessgram establishes a baseline of a healthy fitness zone from which students can set goals and check their progress (non-competitive) to plan for lifelong physical activity and to maintain and improve their fitness level.
|Letter on Fittnessgram|
Helpful Phone Numbers
Attendance - 512-570-3514
Counseling Office - 512-570-3519
Clinic - 512-570-3507
Registrar - 512-570-3515
Yearbook sales for 2014-2015 school year
|Pre-order yearbook sales for the 2014-2015 are available online. Cost is $45. LAST DAY TO ORDER IS May 22!!!! To pre-order click here. (www.balfour.com). Please contact Dana Thompson at email@example.com or 512.570.3500 ext. 43588 with any questions or concerns.
The CRMS PTA is still collecting Box Tops. These can be dropped off in the box in the front office. Your help with this is greatly appreciated by the PTA -- and the CRMS students as well.
Canyon Ridge Middle School recycles! Please help our school and the environment by bringing your paper and depositing into the Paper Retriever, located in the bus lanes.
|Tuesday, April 21, 2015|
|STAAR - 6th/7th/8th grade Math |
|Wednesday, April 22, 2015|
|STAAR - 6th/7th grade Reading, 8th grade Science |
|Austin Lifeguard Parent meeting - 6:30p - 8:00p|
|Thursday, April 23, 2015|
|8th Grade STAAR Social Studies |
|Boys Soccer vs HMS - 5:00p|
|Friday, April 24, 2015|
|All make-up sessions for STAAR |
|Activity Schedule Followed - Student Assembly |
|Art Club - 8:00a|
|FCA Meeting - 8:15a|
|Anime Club - 8:15a|
|Theater Spring Production Lock In - 4:15p - 10:00p|
|Monday, April 27, 2015|
|We do have school this day! It is the makeup day for March 5. |
|Tuesday, April 28, 2015|
|Theater Spring Production Rehearsals |
|Art Club - 8:00a|
|C Squared Meeting - 8:15a|
To view more information about these and other upcoming events, click on the items listed above in the Calendar of Events.