- LMSD Announcements
April 3, 2020
April 3, 2020
For a tenth straight year, the NAMM Foundation has recognized LMSD for its outstanding commitment to music education.
Later this week, construction work will resume at the site of the planned Lower Merion School District middle school at 1860 Montgomery Avenue in Villanova.
Lower Merion School District's Information Systems Department will be using the District's seven 3D printers to print headbands for face shields needed by medical personnel working during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Congratulations to Harriton High School sophomore Alexandra Aukburg, who won a Mathematical Association of America's Maryam Mirzkhani American Mathematical Contest (AMC) 10A Award. The awards are presented to the top-scoring females who take the AMC 10A test.
Gov. Wolf has extended the stay-at-home order covering Montgomery County through April 30, 2020. Schools are now closed indefinitely.
The purpose of this document is to outline how LMSD will offer a Flexible Instruction model for the continuation of the educational program. As this is an evolving situation, this resource document may be supplemented as additional federal and state guidance is developed and issued.
March 25, 2020
All LMSD schools are closed through Friday, April 10, 2020, in accordance with both the order from Gov. Wolf and our previously published District calendar.
Friday evening, March 20, 2020, the Montgomery County Office of Public Health (MCOPH) notified our District that a 4th grade student at Cynwyd Elementary School has also tested positive. The student is at home and recovering well.
Starting on Monday, March 23, 2020, the Suburban Square meal distribution site will be open on Mondays and Wednesdays ONLY from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Student Services & Special Education administrative team has been working diligently to develop a plan to support the needs of our students with disabilities during this unexpected school closure.
Flexible Instruction Days to begin Wednesday. Call 610-645-1910 if your family needs a device. Meals also set to begin this week.
As announced by Gov. Wolf this afternoon, Lower Merion School District and all Montgomery County schools will be closed through Friday, March 27, 2020.
As we continue our District's efforts in light of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we need to get information about our students' access to the internet and to devices they might be able to use, if we need to cancel school and start online learning.
In an effort to implement social distancing in light of COVID-19, community swim at the LMHS pool is canceled through Spring Break, April 12, 2020.
Cynwyd Elementary School hosted its annual French Festival today, where students participated in a French market and cafes, and portrayed famous French speakers.
The proceeds will benefit the Student Assistance Referral Team (START), which helps provide a safety net for students who need assistance with transition during their middle school years.
Tuesday, April 14 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the Academy Building
Louis Knight, a contestant on "American Idol," who graduated from Lower Merion High School in 2018, performed for students at Bala Cynwyd Middle School on March 4, 2020.
This year's event, which raised a total of $60,378, will benefit the Lower Merion Township Scholarship Fund and Dream Camp Foundation.
Ten talented students recently took center stage at LMHS as they vied for the coveted title of "The Amazing Ace" while raising money for a variety of important causes.
The Welsh Valley Middle School Vex Robotics team took first place honors at the Eastern Pa. State Championship competition on Feb. 29, 2020, in Norristown, qualifying them to compete at the World Championships.
The Lower Merion High School Flower Show Club earned a near-perfect 99 out of 100 points in initial judging of the Arbor class at the 2020 Philadelphia Flower Show.
All LMSD schools, buildings and recreational facilities remain closed until further notice.
Remote instruction will not occur during Spring Break, April 6-10, 2020.
To access the LMSD Spring Break "Staycation" page, click here.
Meals for children will be available on April 6 and 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Suburban Square. Click here for more information.
For more information on LMSD's response to COVID-19, click here.