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Book Fair!

Purchase books from Lockeland's Book Fair in the library, before and after school!

Set up eWallet payments, or purchase from the Online fair by visiting the online site HERE!

LDC Stripes and Strides 5k and 1 Mile run

Hello Lockeland Families,

I’m super excited to announce the 1st annual LDC Stripes and Strides 5k and 1 Mile run on November, 23 2019 at 9am!  This event has been specifically designed for our kids to test their running abilities (and personal growth) in an encouraging setting.  The event is open to all current Lockeland students and it’s FREE!  We’ll be running at the beautiful Cornelia Fort Airpark.  No specific running experience necessary, just a willingness to find fun in new challenges. 

To sign up - All you need to do is click on this link https://forms.gle/ELvEDPzeLsrprqrh9 and fill out a short form.

If you are interested in volunteering please go to this signup genius https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0B4CA5A623A64-ldc5k  and fill in the slot where you can help.  

Some quick facts:

  • We’re going to run rain or shine.  So bring a rain jacket (for yourself and kids) and a change of clothes for your kids. FYI, the 5k course might be altered if we have a heavy rain. 


  • This is a kids running event, we’d love for adults to cheer and volunteer but ask that you let your kids do their running independently. 


  • Drinks and snacks will be provided at the finish line for the runners (compliments of EastNashvilleChiro.com).  Plus, we’ll have water stations during the run.   


  • Changes to your kids registration (5k switched to/from 1 mile) can be made morning of the run at the registration table.  You can also signup your kids that morning, we’ll have paper registration forms ready. 


  • We suggest your write your cell phone number on the back of your kids bib number.  For those who register by Thursday, you’re kids bib number will come home with them Friday.   


  • No SSA on Monday for any students who finish the run!  They should wear their finisher wrist band to school.  


We look forward to seeing you Saturday morning!


Stephen Schumacher (Stephen.Schumacher@mnps.org) and Mark Miller


December 'Round the World Musical

December 'Round The World
A letter from Mr. Petrelli, re:  December 'Round the World 
It's hard to believe that there is less than one month before the Lockeland Holiday Performance! 
The title of this show is "December 'Round the World." In keeping with our Dare to be Different theme this year, this show highlights and celebrates the various traditions that are embraced and celebrated by cultures all around the world during the month of December.   
This show features every Lockeland student in grades 2, 3 and 4.(K and 1st will perform their own musical in the spring) 

Date: Tuesday December 10, 2019 
Location: East High School (110 Gallatin Avenue, Nashville, TN 37206) 
Time: 6:00 pm 
Show Length: Approximately 45-50 minutes. 
Parking: There are limited spaces in front of the high school's main entrance, as well as a side and back parking lot (behind the Christmas Tree lot). Please see the aerial-view parking map below so that can help you prepare and plan. As always, carpooling is very much encouraged! 

Each grade will perform 3 songs in total.  
1. "December 'Round the World" (opening song, performed by all 3 grades) 
2. "December in America" (closing song  - with a bit of Lockeland flair 😉 - also performed by all 3 grades.) 
3. In addition to these two ensemble pieces, each grade level has been assigned a song that celebrates a particular culture and the tradition they celebrate.

Please plan to have your child attend this performance on December 10th. Certainly, life happens, and December is quite the busy time of year. So if you know in advance that your child will be unable to make the performance for any reason, PLEASE contact me or your child's teacher so that we can plan ahead. I can be reached at (dmpetrelli@mnps.org). 

Students are doing an AMAZING job of learning all of their parts. But with only 55 minutes of music class every 3 days, ANY time they can listen, practice and sing their parts outside of music class is a huge, huge help.  Below you will find links to the ensemble piece, "December Around the World." 

December 'Round The World:  
if hyperlink does not work, copy and paste the following link below in your browser:   

LYRICS to all songs can be found here:  

Two options: 
1. Students are encouraged to dress in a way that connects to their assigned culture. You should not feel obligated to find something, nor should you feel like it must be a FULL costume/wardrobe. Little accents can go a long way on stage. 
2. Students may also stick to performance-appropriate attire. This can include a button down shirt, solid color pants, dress/skirt, etc. Think SSA, but slightly dressier 🙂. No jeans or t-shirts please. 

I know how much information this is. Thank you so much for reading this far and for helping your child get prepared for this awesome show. They are total rock stars and I can't wait for you to see them do their thing on December 10. Do not hesitate to contact me directly with any questions or concerns.  
Happy (almost) December!! 

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FREE East Nashville Tutoring

Does your child need a little extra math help? Would you like her to brush up on her reading skills?  Is science giving your son a run for his money?  Does your daughter have an upcoming history test with which she could use help? 

The boys of Montgomery Bell Academy are excited to introduce our new East Nashville Special Saturdays!  Students from Nashville Classical and other East Nashville schools are invited to join us at the East Park Community Center on the second Saturday of each month, starting September 14, 9:30 - 11:00 am for tutoring and enrichment activities. 

MBA students have been involved in community tutoring for over twenty years, and we are excited to add East Nashville to our tutoring family. 

If you have questions, please feel free to email Annie B. Williams @ annie.b.williams@montgomerybell.edu for more information.

Lounge Lizards Sign Ups!

We are so lucky to have such dedicated teachers and staff at Lockeland! Let's show our "love" by bringing treats to the teacher's lounge on Fridays throughout the school year. 

The process is simple: Sign up to bring a treat to the lounge on a Friday that works for your schedule and then deliver the items to the lounge during drop off. 

You can sign up HERE: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c4ba5aa2da7fb6-lockeland

FREE East Nashville Tutoring

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Apps for MNPS Info and Online Payments

You can stay connected to your child's information AND make payments to the school or cafeteria all through your cell phone! 1. MNPS ParentLink app - Download the MNPS ParentLink app to access... more

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19/20 PTO Meeting Dates

2019/2020 PTO Meeting Dates General Meeting Dates: August 15, 2019- 5:30 PM - Back to School Night at 6:00 pm October 22, 2019 - 5:30 PM- *This meeting has been cancelled January 30, 2020 - 5:30 PM... more

Box Tops BONUS App

Did you know that you can still help raise money for LDC with Box Tops even after our annual collections? This does NOT replace our annual collections of box tops, but is a great way to keep... more

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City Saver

For the 2019/20 school year, the Lockeland Design Center PTO is once again seeking the generous support of our neighbors, friends and family by selling the popular Nashville City Saver coupon books... more

Rewards Programs for 2019/20

YOU CAN SUPPORT LOCKELAND WITHOUT SPENDING ANY EXTRA MONEY. The Lockeland PTO participates in several reward programs where a portion of your purchases are given back to our school at no additional... more

Community Leaders

Community engagement is the hallmark of the good life in East Nashville. The Lockeland Design Center PTO welcomes business donors to sponsor and support our neighborhoods future leaders! We offer a... more

Invest LDC!

HELP US REACH 100% PARTICIPATION W/ INVEST LDC IN 2019! To help us achieve 100% participation, were asking all of our LDC families to fill in and return the Invest Donation Form. The PTOs suggested... more

Lockeland Table Community Hour

COMMUNITY HOUR Monday Saturday, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. GREAT NEWS: Dine in at Lockeland Table for a community hour that benefits Lockeland Design Center Elementary School. By dining at Lockeland Table... more

Rewards - Boxtops for LDC!

Box Tops - Start Collecting! UPDATE: DEADLINE TO TURN IN BOX TOPS IS FEB. 22,2019 LDC earns $1 for each 10 BoxTops collected - over $1000 a year! Turn them in on a BoxTop sheet or in a baggie or... more

Rewards - Kroger Community Rewards

Did you know that Kroger stores give $2,500,000 annually to Middle Tennessee non-profits? Public schools within our local community have received as much as $10,000 a year through the... more

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