Liberty Memorial Central

Liberty Memorial Central


1400 Massachusetts Street
Liberty Memorial Building 
Lawrence, KS 66044
Phone: (785) 832-5400
Fax: (785) 832-5403
Principal: Jeff Harkin
Assistant Principal: Jeremy McDonnell 

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  • Student Council would like to thank all those students and staff who supported the 2015 Can-Can food drive. The total count set a new record this year at 2,215 items. The staff at Penn House Food Bank were overwhelmed with the results of your efforts. Thanks so much for your contributions and your support of the Can-Can Activity Night (money from this support Student Council sponsorship of a family in need each year during the holidays). Winners of the class parties by grade are Ms. Tallman 6th grade, Mr. Trujillo 7th grade and Ms. L. Jones 8th grade.

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  • radishes Plant your veggies and eat them too!  Help us decide what to grow in our garden this Spring.  We will meet in 303, Mrs. Hurt's room, 3:25 - 3:45 on February 12 to plot out this years garden!
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  • Artists, we need YOUR help!

    Your task:  create a STOMP bookmark!  All entries will be displayed in the cafeteria and you’ll vote for your 5 favorite designs! The winning designs will be given to families at conferences and distributed to all LMCMS students! 

    The Rules: 

    • Designs must be black & white.  No color please!
    • Designs must be submitted on the bookmark template available in the library.
    • Designs should clearly incorporate the STOMP label and illustrate a STOMP behavior – be creative!  
    Students may submit up to TWO (2) designs and all entries should be turned in to the library by Friday, February 20th!
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  • Track The 2015 Mustang 7th and 8th grade boys’ and girls’ track team will begin practice Monday, March 9th at 3:30pm in the Duver Gym. Students who are interested in participating should attend an informational meeting Tuesday, February 10th in the auditorium during advisory. Students who are interested in participating must have a current sports physical, insurance form, and other necessary forms completed and turned into Ms. Schnacke . If you have already participated in one of the following sports, this school year at Central, you do not need to redo your forms ( Girls 8th Grade Volleyball, Boys 8th Grade Football, 7th/8th Grade Girls Tennis, Boys or Girls 8th Grade Girls Basketball, 8th Grade Cheer Squad, or 7th/8th Grade Wrestling). If you have any questions or need to pick up the necessary forms please see Ms. Schnacke in the office, Mr. Henrichs in room 201, or Mr. Forkenbrock in room 311.

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  • If you liked Ashfall, try Bodies from the Ash, the TRUE story of the devastating Mt. Vesuvius eruption that buried an entire city alive.

     Thought The Fault in Our Stars was heartbreaking?  Read this TRUE story -- Regine’s Book: A Teen Girl’s Last Words

    Challenge yourself this new year by joining in the January Bookworm Challenge:  Fiction meets Reality!

     First, pick up a novel from the library and find a non-fiction book that would go with it!  OR, pick up a non-fiction title and match it with a novel.  Once you’ve found your pair, pick up and fill out a companion book sheet and add it to our Fiction meets Reality bulletin board!

    Everyone who participates will be entered into a drawing for a FREE Scholastic book of choice! 

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     Wednesday after school, 1:30p - 1:45p
    Fridays at lunch
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  • HZ
    Come to the computer lab in room 206 if you need a place to study or finish homework.  Teachers are available to help you complete your schoolwork or get organized.  Homework Zone is open on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:15. Snack is provided.
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Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a safe, educational center for lifelong learning. We are dedicated to developing the potential of each individual, encouraging community awareness, and stressing the importance of academic excellence.