Lost Mountain Clubs & Organizations
Dates: Mondays and Wednesday
(Open to 7th and 8th
Grade Students through teacher recommendation and tryouts.)
The mission of the Academic
Team is to promote motivation and inquisitiveness in
academic subjects through collegial competition.
Participants are expected to attend practices and
competitions, as well as maintain a friendly, yet serious,
The Academic Team participates annually in the PAGE Academic
Bowl Competition and other quiz bowl competitions as
available. The LMMS Academic Bowl team was one of only 21
teams across Georgia to advance to the state semi-finals
Academic Team is open to 7th
& 8th graders through teacher recommendation and
Practices are held at 8:00 on Mondays & Wednesdays. Prior to
tournaments, practice is also held on Friday mornings.
Please contact the
LMMS Academic Team Coach, Ms. Dawson, if you desire
Campus Life Club
Campus Life Club will meet Monday
mornings at 8:15 in Room 605. The first meeting is August
18. For information or input, contact parent facilitator
Carla Sethna at
Do you like playing guitar? Are you
interested in learning how to play? The Guitar Club is a
great place to hang out with friends and jam or simply learn
how to play a few songs. Mr. Chadwick is starting a guitar
club at Lost Mountain and the first day to join is Thursday
August 21st after school. The club will meet on
Thursday’s from 4:30 – 5:30 in room 820. Mr. C’s Guitar Club
is for acoustic guitars only (NO Electric Guitars). Stop by
and see Mr. Chadwick for more information or just show up
Thursday at 4:30.
Junior Beta Club
Sponsors: Emily Lambert,
Alison Fridborg, Kelley Keel
What is the Beta Club? The National
Beta Club, with more than 7,700 clubs in the Junior and
Senior Divisions and in excess of 41,000 members, is now in
its 71st year.
The Junior Beta Club Division, established in 1961, now has
approximately 4,800 chapters in 42 states, as well as
Washington, D.C., Bahamas, Virgin Islands, Guam, and Puerto
Rico. The Motto
of the club shall is Ducamus aliis serviendo which means,
“Let us lead by serving others.”
Objectives on this non-secret,
leadership-service organization are to encourage effort, to
promote character, to stimulate achievement among its
members, and to encourage students to continue their
education after completion of middle and high school.
Students in the club must complete 20 hours of
community service. Ten of those hours need to be completed
with school-related projects.
They must also, maintain an overall grade point
average of 3.0.We will be meeting the second
Tuesday of the month at 8:30 in room 627. Jr. Betas will
need 20 service hours this year.
There will be no meeting in December.
Sponsors: April Chapman and
Location: Media Center Lab
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Dates: First Tuesday of every month
1st Meeting is September 3rd.
The club is open to
all students and you may join anytime throughout the year.
Members enjoy an informal gathering where we discuss one
book we chose to read.
Visit the media center blog for more
Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl
Sponsors: Ashley Baringer, Cathy Hobgood and Wendy
Meeting Dates: Thursday 8:20 AM in the Media Center
1st Meeting is September 5th.
The HRRB team consists of dedicated students who read a
minimum of five books (maximum of 20) and write bowl
questions. We meet every Thursday morning in the Media
Center Lab 139 at 8:20 am. We will compete in a county wide
competition with other middle schools in January. This year
the competition will be held at McEachern High School and
the winners will advance to the regionals at the
University of West Georgia. Meeting dates are to be
announced. For more information visit
Sponsor: Jennifer Dawson
1st and 3rd Tuesday mornings
Service projects after school on Friday or on
Helping Hands is a community service club at LMMS.
Helping Hands coordinates the Rally Foundation Four Quarters
Four Research Week. We participate in several age
appropriate volunteer opportunities, support Relay for Life
and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and in the past have
partnered with Jr. Beta on the annual food drive.
Helping Hands is a great
place to combine having friends while making a difference in
the lives of others.