Dear Falcon Family,
We STILL miss you! We hope you are safe, healthy, and transitioning as well as possible to a new routine during this school closure. The purpose of this Bulletin is to check in with YOU and also to provide some important updates about student learning.
How can students and families stay connected with LVMS staff during school closures?
Call us at (360) 428-6116. Connect with teachers and staff via Google classroom, Remind, and/or school email. Check your real mailbox for mailings from the school. Add your cell phone number on Remind.
Pick a way to receive messages for LaVenture Middle School:
If you have a smartphone, get push notifications. On your iPhone or Android phone, open your web browser and go to the following link: rmd.at/laventu Follow the instructions to sign up for Remind. You’ll be prompted to download the mobile app.
If you don’t have a smartphone, get text notifications. Text the message @laventu to the number 81010. If you’re having trouble with 81010, try texting @laventu to (412) 203-8104.
Elige como quieres recibir los mensajes de La Venture Middle School:
Si tienes un teléfono inteligente, obtén notificaciones push. En tu iPhone o teléfono Android, abre el navegador y usa este enlace: rmd.at/laventu Sigue las instrucciones para inscribirte en Remind. Se te pedirá descargar la aplicación móvil.
Si no tienes un teléfono inteligente, obtén avisos de texto. Envía el mensaje @laventu al número 81010. Si tienes problemas con 81010, prueba enviar @laventu to (412) 203-8104.
Internet:Two months free and $9.95 after that for low income families.
To sign up, applicants can simply visit www.internetessentials.com. The accessible website also includes the option to video chat with customer service agents in American Sign Language. There are also two dedicated phone numbers 1-855-846-8376 for English and 1-855-765-6995 for Spanish.
Mobile phone: Assurance Wireless 1-888-898-4888
Free mobile phone and 350 free minutes for people receiving public assistance.
Health Insurance applications open: Apply for health insurance (go to WA health plan finder)
Coping with stress during the outbreak:
Talking with your child about Coronavirus:
Community Services in Skagit County
24 Hour Skagit County Crisis Line 1-800-584-3578
24/7 Mobile Crisis Outreach 1-800-584-3578
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call: 1-(800) 273-TALK or 1- (800)-SUICIDE
Text: HELLO to 741741 Chat: http://imhurting.org/
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Call 1-888-336-9591
LGBTQ+ Call 1-866-488-7386 Text “Start” to 678678
Food Banks by Town/City:
Please contact the food bank directly for current updates
Alger Food Bank
18731 Parkview Lane, Alger
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 10 am to 2 pm
Anacortes 100 Food Bank
512 4th Street, Anacortes
Tuesday & Friday 10 am - 2 pm
Salvation Army Food Bank
3001 R Drive, #100, Anacortes
Mon and Wed 1-3:45 pm
St. Vincent DePaul Food Bank
4001 St. Mary's Drive, Anacortes
Fridays, 10am to 11 am
Tri-Parish Food Bank
935 Peterson Road, Burlington
September thru May: Saturday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
June thru September: Wednesdays 2-6pm
Community Covenant Food Bank
Mondays, call Love INC for appointment
Monday and Wednesday 9am-1pm
Concrete Food Bank
45942 Main Street, Concrete
2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 12-3pm
Hamilton Community Food Bank
951 Pettit St., Hamilton
Tuesdays 11-12 & 1-3 pm
La Conner Sunrise Food Bank
601 South 2nd, La Conner
Mondays 2-3 pm & 5-6 pm
Bread of Life Food Bank
59850 Hwy 20, Marblemount
1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 11 am - 5 pm
Neighbors In Need
1615 South 2nd Street, Mount Vernon
Tuesdays 1pm - 6pm
Stanwood Camano Food Bank
27030 102nd Ave NW, Stanwood
(360) 629 2789
Wednesdays and Fridays: 10AM - 1PM
Saturdays: 10AM - Noon
Helping Hands Food Bank
9386 Fruitdale Rd , Sedro-Woolley
St. Vincent De Paul Assistance Line
Referral line for emergency assistance with utilities and other basic needs.
Con el fin de obtener el número preciso de inscripciones y planificar apropiadamente para el año lectivo 2016-17, ambas escuelas secundarias de LaVenture y Mount Baker han establecido las fechas límites para aceptar las exenciones como a continuación:
In order to have accurate enrollment numbers and plan for the 2018-19 school year, both LaVenture and Mount Baker Middle schools have set deadlines for accepting waivers.
Has a LaVenture teacher made a positive difference in your student's life? If so, we want to hear about it!
Click here to let us know (answers are anonymous).
Welcome to the LaVenture Middle School Library. We provide a safe, welcoming, academic environment where we ensure that students are effective users and producers of ideas and information.
Library staff: Teacher-Librarian Diana Ermi
Librarian Assistants: Antonina Datsky and Norma Soto
We are open from 7-2:30 Monday-Friday.