Congratulations to the girls' JV and varsity basketball teams as both defeated North Harrison last night. The JV team won 18-6 in two quarters of play and the varsity won 53-31. Reese Potter led the team in scoring with 22 points followed . . .
Last week, Ms. Shyra’s preschool class worked together make catapults. After talking about forces and properties of matter, we built a catapult as a large group, and tried to catapult many objects with different properties. . . .
Last Monday and Tuesday Mrs. Burke's 4th grade class studied chain reactions. They started by looking at cause and effect with simple one-step reactions. They increased the steps until they watched and understood Rube Goldberg Machines. . . .
Over the course of the last couple weeks, the school district conducted a competition for door decorations. Since we cannot put paper over entire doors due to fire hazard reasons, teachers hung their door decorations in the safe room. Here . . .
Today Mrs. Martin's preschool class decorated cookies with Mr. Hampton's foods class. The high school students baked the cookies prior and then helped the preschoolers decorate them. Both classes had a great time doing it. It's . . .
Our fourth grade class learned about murals and different kinds of art. On December 2, 2021, we went on a mural walk to see art murals on main street. First we went downtown and saw our first mural. It was . . .
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Last Friday Lamoni Community Schools had its annual Fall Demon PRIDE Day. Students earn PRIDE Days by earning tickets for displays of perseverance, respect, integrity, discipline, and enthusiasm. A big thanks goes out to the PBIS Committee, . . .
On Monday, November 22, Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg and the CEO of the Food Bank of Iowa, Michelle Book, visited our school to see our food pantry and find out more about its operation. The Food Bank of Iowa donates the food we . . .
Today, Mad About Money came to speak to the middle school about finances. They are an improv group that is part of the Iowa Insurance Division that uses sketch comedy to teach about saving, investing, credit, and a variety of other finance . . .
Today Decatur County Naturalist Kayla Clausen, visited preschool to teach about turkeys. She read them a story, told them the difference between poults, hens, and toms, and passed around different displays so the kids could feel turkey . . .
First grade has been working with the story The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything . To finish our unit we performed a Reader's Theater for kindergarten and second grade. First grade students have been practicing for this . . .
We at Lamoni Community School District would like to thank the Optimist Club, the Parent-Teacher Organization, BTC Bank, and the Lions Club for donating to the book fair this year. Due to their generosity, each student, Pre-K to . . .
Sra. Howell's Spanish 1 students made shoebox ofrendas to remember loved ones who have passed away (including pets). Día de los Muertos is a holiday celebrated November 1-2 to do just that.
Last week Mrs. Patience and her dutiful son Mark put the middle school's first quarter art on display in the main hallway of the middle school. Last quarter the eighth grade worked on cut paper/tempera paint silhouettes, graphite and . . .
Lamoni Community Schools Families, During the first quarter of this school year, Lamoni Community School District diligently engaged with and evaluated the evolving guidance regarding COVID-19 mitigation strategies, including the . . .
As the first quarter came to a close, Mr. Silver's freshman Service Learning Class was able to finish rebuilding the two shelter benches in Central Park. Students in the class identified their rebuilding as a need for the community and . . .
In the last two weeks the 1st graders brought pumpkins into Mrs. McKillip's classroom for an assignment. The students were tasked with picking one of their favorite books, reading it, and then writing a report on it to . . .
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4th Grade started their Weathering and Erosion unit this week. Today they learned that there are different types of weathering and that we can find a lot of examples of root or ice wedging by just walking around in town. They also . . .
Yesterday the elementary had their first Demon PRIDE Assembly. Students who showed exemplary Demon PRIDE throughout the month were named Demon PRIDE Student of the Month! Teachers nominate one student per month for the award. Great job to all . . .
Last Wednesday the Preschool went to the fire station and yesterday Fire Chief Curt Shields and Fireman Peter Vogel visited the Kindergarten and 1st Grade to show kids how their fire equipment works and gave tips on fire . . .
Here are some pictures from last Friday's coronation and alumni vs players flag football game courtesy of Michael A. Gruich Photography.
This Friday since the Homecoming Game has been cancelled, the High School Student Council decided to throw an Alumni vs. Players flag football game. All alumni football players are invited to participate and alumni cheerleaders are invited to . . .
Today the Lamoni Community School staff conducted professional development. They trained on Narcon, the reading and writing curriculum, new and existing technology, PBIS and MTSS, and district committees. It was a great day and everyone . . .
In an effort to support good hygiene and limit the spread of COVID, the Mount Ayr Medical Clinic and Ringgold County Hospital are donating more than 180 cases of hand sanitizer to area schools. "Through the course of this pandemic, . . .
The Demon Pantry is restocked and open to all Lamoni CSD families! Special thanks to Mrs McKillip's 1st grade class for counting for us, along with Mrs. Daily's 3rd hour, Mr. Silver's 3rd hour, and Mrs. Howell's 6th hour . . .
Congratulations to the High School and Middle School Volleyball Teams on their wins last night. Both teams beat Diagonal and the varsity squad is currently ranked 14th in the state. The scores from last night were as follows: Varsity: . . .
Last night the Lamoni Cross Country Team ran at the Leon C.C. Meet. The boys did well with two of them beating their previos times and one running for the first time. The results were as follows: Tyson McDole- 17:33 3rd place (medalist) . . .
Congratulations to the Demon Cross Country Team on finishing their first cross country meet of the year last week. The results are as follows: High School: Tyson McDole 17:52 ( 4th place and a medalist) Matthew Patience . . .
Congratulations to the Lamoni Demons Volleyball Team for defeating Bedford last night. The scores were as follows: Varsity: 25-16, 25-22, and 25-14 JV: 21-19, 13-21, and 15-9 Freshman: 21-17 and 21-15 Great job Demons. . . .
Congratulations to the Lamoni Demon's Volleyball Team. They defeated the Wayne Falcons last night in their home opener. The scores were as follows: Freshman: 21-11, 21-5 JV: 19-21, 21-4, 15-4 Varsity: 25-8, 25-7, 25-12 Come . . .
The Lamoni Demons won the Clarke Kickoff Classic volleyball tournament last Saturday. In pool play they beat Chariton in three, Saydel in two, and Martensdale-St. Marys in two. In the final two games to determine the winner, . . .
Lamoni Schools will follow updated IDPH guidance available for reference. This will include LHS graduation and the last nine days of school. Click the following links to see the updated IDPH guidance: Common Child Illnesses . . .
Congratulations to Lamoni High School student athlete Logan Jones for signing with the Iowa Central Community College Wrestling team. The Tritons are excited to have Logan as a student athlete and Iowa . . .
The Lamoni FFA Chapter just held their annual Chapter Banquet, on April 5th, 2021, to congratulate and mention all the member’s accomplishments this past year. The 2021 Conduct of Meetings team opened with Official . . .
The Lamoni FFA members have formed new, educational, and engaging committees within their chapter. One of those committees is the Farrowing Team, which consists of Brenna Pierce, Chloe Boyce, Javin Stevenson, Hagen . . .
Here are the brackets for the Bluegrass Conference Tournament. Girls Boys
Dear Parents / Guardians; As we draw closer to the beginning of the second semester, we would like to revisit the learning options that we have available for our students in the Lamoni Community School District. . . .
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Congratulations to the Lamoni Demon Boys and Girls' basketball teams as they both got victories over Moravia last Friday in a couple of hard fought contests. Congratulations also go out to Coach Ryan Olson who got his 200th win!
Congratulations to the Lamoni Demon football players who made the Bluegrass All-Conference Team. Logan Jones, Anthony Cray, Dakota Boswell, Javin Evans, and Harrison Sellars (Returner) made First Team, with Logan and . . .
Congratulations to Carly Maedel, Abby Martin, and Reese Potter on making first team, Cameron Martin on making second team, and Malori Leonard for making honorable mention in volleyball this year!
Congratulations to the Lamoni Demon Volleyball Team on becoming 2020 West Side Bluegrass Conference Champions!
Last night, the students of Lamoni High School competed in Powderpuff Football. The Junior/Senior Team came away victorious, but both sides had a lot of fun.
Registration is open for Fall Exploration Academy. You can click here to fill out the form.
Here are the photos we received for Sunday Funday. Looks like people had fun. Don't forget, today is You Matter Monday! Do a random act of kindness to make somebody smile today and if you take a picture send it to . . .
Lamoni Community Schools will light up the baseball and softball fields Friday, May 1st starting at 8 pm. The lights will remain on for 1 minute for each day our school district has been out of school for the COVID-19 . . .
Resources Mental Health List of Counseling Agencies Here is a list of agencies from the surrounding areas with some information on what insurance is taken and phone numbers. . . .
Congratulations to the Girls' Varsity Team who won the Blue Grass Conference Tournament and to the Boys' Varsity Team who came in second. Both teams have had great seasons so far, but there is more to come. Tonight, February . . .
The Lamoni PTO would like to thank Sodexo Food Services at Graceland University for their time and generosity this past holiday season. Each year the Lamoni PTO hosts a holiday party for the middle school students. Each . . .
Lamoni 6 th graders recently had a bake sale to raise money for Toys for Tots. We sold baked goods at Middle School Fun Night and again on December 16 during the middle school basketball games. We had a great day of shopping . . .
On December 16, 2019 the school will be hosting "Donuts with Dad" in the school cafeteria. A father or guest can eat with their child in the morning from 7:30 to 8:00 A.M. The meal will cost $2.25 for the adult and no reservation in . . .
2019 8 Man District 6 All District Teams and Award Winners Team Records: Lamoni . . .
Congratulations to the Lamoni Demon Volleyball Team! They are the conference champions!!! They defeated Seymour in the semifinal 2-1 and then swept Murray in the finals! Great job ladies, now on to districts!
Here is a great article about our upcoming contest with Lenox and our season as a whole. Click on the link below to access the article. Link
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Exciting news! For the second year in a row Lamoni has partnered with the NFHS Network to bring you access to sports played in the Lamoni High School gym. Using a Pixellot camera, we are able to broadcast live sports over the internet . . .
Lamoni Community Schools 2019-2020 Middle School Basic Supplies * Label all supplies with students’ name* General Supplies Trapper Keeper or divided 3-ring . . .
Cathie Hosie is sponsoring an Usborne book drive for the Lamoni Community Schools Library in memory of Beth Delong, who spent years working as a substitute teacher for the school before she passed away. All funds raised will . . .
You may not have heard, but the Lamoni Community School District has a Facebook page. This has been a long time coming, and special thanks for it finally happening go to Mrs. Winchester, Mr. Patience, and Mr. Leonard. Be sure to check up on . . .
I’m excited to tell you about a very special program I’m coordinating at our school in conjunction with Crayola. It’s called Crayola ColorCycle – an amazing program devised to repurpose used markers rather . . .
The Lamoni Community School District received a grant worth $10,000 from Monsanto for the purchase of a flight simulator. The link for the video of the grant presentation and informational assembly is attached below. Grant . . .
On Wednesday April 18, Lamoni Middle School students Kiera Fonseca, Brayden Olson, Kade Nowlin, Lily Meline and Darian Briell competed in the Southwest Iowa Middle School Battle of the Books competition in Harlan, Iowa. The purpose of this . . .
Lamoni Community Schools would like to announce the release of our new app in the Google Play and iTunes stores. With the world becoming ever more connected, LCSD felt it vital to our growth and development as a district to become more . . .
The Lamoni High School Entrepreneurship class had a Valentines Day drawing for the students and staff to raise money for their LHS Audio/Visual business plan.We are pleased to announce that Bob Kelly, our Maintenance and Grounds Supervisor, . . .
Last week (12/4-12/8) was Computer Science Education week. This week is a time for students, teachers, and community members to take a closer look at computer science education. In conjunction with this, a global movement reaching tens of . . .
On Monday, November 27 the Lamoni Student Council helped raise money for the Decatur County Sheriff Department's Toys for Tots campaign. Prior to Thanksgiving break, Student Council member Brett Boswell went to all Home Rooms on Friday . . .
The Lamoni Community School District would like to announce our first annual “First Responders Game”. This is an opportunity for the Lamoni Community to say thank you for the sacrifice and service of the First Responders . . .
At the end of the 2016-2017 school year, Lamoni Community School District launched a YouTube channel with a few staff tutorial videos. Today, the channel is still in its early stages with only a few more videos added from Homecoming week. Our . . .
H O M E C O M I N G 2 0 1 7 Monday, September 25 - Saturday, September 30 Daily Dress-Up themes and Schedules of Activities Day Dress Up & Event Monday Job Day . . .
Lamoni Community Schools would like to say thank you for all the years of hard work and dedication Scott Jelsma has provided to the district. Lamoni Community Schools has strived to provide students with quality access to technology . . .
Our school is pleased to announce that we are trying a new adventure this up coming school year of 2017-2018. We are going to have a Back to School Fair. This will be held at the Lamoni Community Center from 3:00 pm to 5:00 . . .
Friday May 20, the Lamont Demon girls track team embarked on our third year of support for fellow team member Jennifer Eason at the state track meet. Jennifer qualified by winning both the 100m hurdle and 400m hurdle races at the District . . .
If you have entered Lamoni Community Schools, or attended a sporting event, within the past 31 years you most likely have seen Mr. Ted Smith. Mr. Smith has been a pillar of the LCSD since he first started working in the district as the . . .
On Saturday, May 27, from 11 am to 4 pm former students and friends of Jo Lester are invited to join Jo’s family for a day of Art-ifacts and Memories in the Lamoni Community Schools Art Room. This is the place where Jo spent MANY years . . .
Welcome back readers! This past week, on Monday, the Demon Golf team played at home against the Wayne Flacons. It was a beautiful day, with the wind being the only factor that played against the Demons. Despite the wind, the Demons came out . . .
Lamoni Middle and High School students created stop-motion animated videos during a week-long workshop in April with Lamoni Alumni, Mark Jones and Aaron Preusch. This video is the final compilation of their work.
Welcome back to this week’s edition of the Demon Happenings! To start the week off, the Demon Golf teams traveled to Humeston for a triangular meet against the Mormon Trail Saints and the Wayne Falcons. The Demons were faced with a . . .
Lamoni High School’s annual induction ceremony for the National Honor Society took place on Wednesday, April 19 th . A total of four students were inducted into the school’s chapter this year: Grace Martin, Amarillo Reyes, Brett . . .
Welcome back to the Demon Happenings where we keep you up to date on everything that’s going on here at LHS. Over the past week, Lamoni High School was fortunate enough to send five students to the state FFA Convention. Grace Martin, . . .
Welcome back to Demon Happenings! This week was a busy week for the students. The Jazz Band traveled to Ames on Tuesday for the Iowa Jazz Championships. Here, the saucy sixteen musicians, under the direction of Lucas . . .
Lamoni CSD alumnus who graduated in 2000 and former Iowa City K-12 art teacher, Mark Jones, will be at Lamoni Schools this week (April 10-14) to teach students in grades 6-12 about stop-motion animation. Stop-motion . . .
Another successful season of competition has ended for the Lamoni High School Academic Team. This year, the team placed second in the conference, after a hard-fought battle against Mormon Trail. . . .
Welcome back to the Demon Happenings! Last week was pretty slow since everyone was getting back into the swing of school. Starting off, on Wednesday, the Academic Team had a meet in Moravia. They all did amazing . . .
Jennifer Eason, a senior at Lamoni High School, recently won the Optimist Club of Lamoni’s essay contest based on a theme of “Chasing Optimism in the Face of Challenges.” Kate Greenwood a sophomore at Lamoni wrote the second . . .
All Lamoni Middle School students were able to receive a free book this week from the Scholastic Book Fair. Students were excited and appreciative for the opportunity to get a free book. Students were able to receive their free book . . .
Dear Community: We have been overwhelmed with requests from students and community members wanting to assist the community of Seymour in their relief efforts. I want each of you to know that we have been in constant . . .
We sat down with Chad Elliott, Lamoni Alumni, to talk to him about his career. When we asked him about his favorite part of the career, he said it was being able to meet so many new people from all over the country. . . .
This week, the middle school art students made posters to show how drugs can negatively affect your life or how living being drug free makes life great. The Hot Stuff student staff went and sought out these posters, and picked . . .
Welcome back to the Demon Happenings! Starting off the week we were notified that it was FFA Week! We had different dress up days all throughout the week: Tuesday was FFA Official Dress day, Wednesday was camo day, Thursday . . .
Welcome back to Demon Happenings! After a busy week here at LHS there is a lot to catch up. To start the week off, on Tuesday the Varsity Academic Team traveled to Southeast Warren High School for a regional competition against thirteen other . . .
Chad Elliott, international award winning songwriter and author, will be at Lamoni Community Schools on February 27 presenting workshops for all students. There will be a live concert at 6:00 that evening in the . . .
Welcome back to the weekly Demon Happenings, where we keep you up to date on everything happening inside Lamoni High School. This week was busy for everybody at Lamoni with . . .
Welcome back, fellow readers! This past week in Lamoni High the bowling team faced off against the Mt. Ayr Raiders and the Lenox Tigers on Monday. The Demons bowled well but . . .
Welcome back! We hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. The Wellness Committee is promoting a Healthy Wall of Fame. The Lamoni Community Schools nominated Gayle Ramaeker the healthiest teacher. She was crowned the healthiest teacher after . . .
The Lamoni Bowling squad traveled to Osceola, Iowa, on Monday to take on several surrounding teams. The Demons didn't fare well against the competition but scored a team score of 1832, which is about 200 pins above their average. . . .
Welcome back! We hope the students had a fun filled and/or relaxing winter break! Classes resumed on Tuesday, January 3 rd , and you could tell which students were not prepared for the “early” mornings that the . . .
At 7:45 a.m. on December 22, 2016 the keys were passed on from Dan Boswell to Bob Kelly, the new Lamoni Community School District Maintenance and Grounds Supervisor. At around 2:30 p.m., with his hours in for the week, . . .
Welcome back to another exciting week in the Lamoni High School. This has been one of the busiest weeks of the school year. On Monday, the Girls and Boys Basketball teams traveled to Orient to take on the Orient-Macksburg Bulldogs. The . . .
Welcome back to the Demon Happenings! To start off the week on Monday, December 5th, there was a bowling match at Nodaway Valley. We got to sit down with Varsity bowler Omar Alcorta, “We all did well, but we did have a rough start. All . . .
Welcome back, fellow readers! We hope you all had a great Thanksgiving and are ready to hear more about the week here at Lamoni High School. The students started off the week eating donuts with their dads in the Commons on . . .
Welcome back to Hot Stuff’s weekly coverage of everything at LHS. On Monday, the Lamoni High School Boys Basketball team played in a Varsity scrimmage at Leon. The boys basketball team played hard and showed lots of . . .
Demon Happenings Welcome back to Demon Happenings! This week men’s basketball team started practice on Monday. During the first week, the team had practices twice a day. They are looking forward to the season ahead of them . . .
Demon Happenings On Monday, November 8, 2016, there were multiple events taking place at the Lamoni High School. The first of the things that happened was the beginning of the basketball season. Another event that took place . . .
Welcome back to the Demon Happenings where we keep you up to date on everything new and exciting in LHS! Last week the Lady Demons played their final game of this season. The Lady Demons traveled to Bondurant, Iowa, to face off in a Regional . . .
On Tuesday, November 1, the Lamoni High School students participated in the Iowa Youth Straw Poll put on by the Iowa Secretary of State’s office. You may have seen students wearing their Iowa Youth Straw Poll . . .
On Wednesday, September 14, 2016 officials from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) released the names of the semifinalists for the 62 nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Lamoni Community Schools is pleased to . . .
New Guidance Counselor, Mrs. Karie Foster Lamoni Community Schools is pleased to introduce Mrs. Karie Foster as the new guidance counselor, beginning the 2016-2017 school year. Mrs. Foster brings great qualities that will serve our . . .
Lamoni Community Schools is pleased to introduce Mr. Alan Dykens as the new principal, beginning the 2016-2017 school year. Mr. Dykens possesses tremendous qualities that will serve our district well including: proven leadership . . .