Sports This Week
Volleyball Blue vs. Quintanilla @ Long
Tues, 9/27 @ 6pm
Volleyball vs. PGA @ Samuel HS
Thurs, 9/29 @ 6:30pm (7th) and 7:30pm (8th)
Volleyball Tournament @ St. Anthony
Fri, 9/30 & Sat, 10/1 (7th & 8th)
Cross Country - No meet this weekend.
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Picture Day is Coming!
Friday, September 30th, is Picture Day. Pictures can be ordered online at www.mylifetouch.com. Order before picture day and receive a free digital image with your online purchase. Use the following code for J.L. Long Middle School, LD946402Q0.
Pink Out Day -- Oct. 7th
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and, statistically in the U.S. along, about one in eight women, one in 1,000 men, will be diagnosed with breast cancer in his or her lifetime. Students are allowed to wear a pink shirt and jeans on Fri, 10/7, in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. [Read more...]
Join the Family!
The 20th Annual Long Run is just around the corner. It’s our only fundraiser of the year and we need every new Buc Family to help us reach our goal of 200 FAMILY SPONSORSHIPS.
Join the PTA!
Our online registration is ready to go. [Read more...]
Join us at Long City Limits -- Support the Buc Band!
Sun, 10/9 @ 3-7pm at Granada Theater
Save the Date: 20th Annual Long Run!
Way to Help This Week
Help Ms. Johnson's Students Become Digital Citizens
"My students need 30 Acer Chromebooks and a Blackbox Charging Cart in order to become digital citizens who are competent with technology." [Visit the Donors Choose website for details]
Lady Bucs took 1st & 3rd in Gold division at the Volleyball Tournament Saturday! 8th grade defeated Garcia, Spence, Balch Springs, Long 7th Grade, Quintanilla and Tasby to win Gold. 7th grade defeated Cary, Peidmont, Lancaster, Gaston and Quintanilla to win 3rd place in Gold division in an 8th grade tournament. Great work, girls!
Hello football win column! 7th grade wins 24-6, and 8th grade wins in a shutout, 20-0, against Seagoville! Great team effort for both teams.
In The Community
Countdown to everyone’s favorite time of the year! The 2016 State Fair of Texas is just around the corner. Each week leading up to the Fair, our friends at Advocate Magazine are giving away tickets. LOTS of tickets. This week they are giving away 4 tickets to 5 lucky people. Enter for a chance to win today! #StateFairofTexas #BigTex #FriedFood #Yum
*Winners will be selected Monday, 9/19 and contact by email.
A $5 donation will be made to the J.L. Long PTA for every full-priced haircut service at the Mockingbird/Abrams location until 9/30/2016 if you mention you are with J.L. Long Middle School. [Click here for details]
Meet Our DISD Trustee: Dustin Marshall
Dustin is always looking for input and feedback from the community. To that end, Dustin hosts frequent “office hours” in the community. These meetings are usually held at restaurants and coffee shops throughout the district. If you’d like to be notified of these events so that you can come speak with Dustin, please sign up here.:
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