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The Lehighton Area Middle School is home to students in grades 6th-8th.  Each grade level is split into two teams, Maroon Team and White Team.  We are excited to welcome all of our students back to school for the 2023-2024 school year! 

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PSSA and Keystone Exams will be held on the following days:

  • April 22 through April 24 -- PSSA ELA (all grades)
  • April 29 and 30 -- PSSA Math (all grades)
  • May 1 and 2 -- PSSA Science (8th grade only)
  • May 20 & 21 -- Keystone Exams (Algebra students only)

We ask that you please make every attempt to avoid scheduling appointments for your student these days.


The Lehighton Area Middle School PTO is hosting a Donkey Basketball event on Friday, May 10th in the Lehighton Middle School gymnasium.  Doors open at 6:00pm and the event will begin at 7:00pm.

To pre-order Admission tickets please scan the QR Code; pre-ordered tickets can be picked up the night of the event.  (Please know you will need to set up a Chedder Up Account for pre-orders.)  Admission tickets may also be purchased at the door on May 10th.

During this event, the concession stand will be open and PTO will be holding a 50/50.  The 8th Grade Parent Celebration group will also be holding their last raffle this evening.

Come on out for a night of fun and let's cheer on our teachers, school Administrators and special guests (including First Responders) as they compete for bragging rights!


UPDATE:  As of April 9, 2024, there are only 45 yearbooks remaining to pre-order.  So get your order in!

It's time to pre-order yearbooks!  As in years past, yearbooks MUST be pre-ordered by doing one of the following:

  1. Mail order form with payment to Balfour
  2. Order by phone
  3. Order online

**Orders will not be accepted at the school.

There will not be any extra yearbooks at the end of the school year so if your student is interested in a yearbook, please make sure you pre-order one.  Order form with additional details is in the link below....



Did you know LAMS participates in the Box Tops for Education program?  Did you know LAMS has a really beautiful Environmental Center for students?  Funds raised through the Box Tops for Education program goes towards the upkeep of our Environmental Center.  If you wish to participate in Box Tops for Education, visit

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