Welcome to our website! Lawson Middle School is the home of the Fighting Cardinals. Our building is home to about 400 fifth through eighth graders. Our mission is to provide the educational and social stepping stone for all students to proceed to high school with a broad academic basis, a positive attitude, self esteem and above all an eagerness to learn. Our goals and expectations of the students:
- Represent our school in an outstanding manner.
- Work to the best of your ability.
- Treat others with dignity, worth and respect.
- Keep our campus beautiful and clean.
- Obey all the rules and regulations set forth by your teachers and the school.
- Reach beyond your grasp and learn new things.
- Make us all proud of you.
Please feel free to contact the office with any questions at 816-580-7279. Our office hours are 7:30 am to 3:20 pm.
Have a wonderful year!
Tammy Dunn, Principal
Education is not the filling of a bucket,
but the lighting of a fire.
-W. B. Yeats
Mission Statement: To provide students with an educational environment which will motivate them to achieve their potential and to serve as a resource center for the community in promoting lifetime learning experiences.