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Lamar Middle School was established in 1956 as Lamar Junior High. The school was named in honor of the 2nd president of the Republic of Texas and the Father of Education in Texas, Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar. As a junior high campus, students in 7th, 8th, and 9th grades attended. As a middle school campus since 1975, Lamar now holds classes for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students.
School colors are maroon and gold.
The school mascot is the Bearcat.
The unofficial school motto is “Once a Bearcat Always a Bearcat!”
Doors open at 7:30 and classes begin  at 8:04 AM and  dismissed for the day at 3:45 PM.

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Parent Input

We would love your input! Click on the link to find out how you can help us improve!!
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Summer Library Hours

Temple ISD also has two elementary campus open during the summer. Check out Scott ES and Western Hills ES for more details!
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Yearbooks 2021-2022

We still have a few yearbooks available. Ms. Burnett will be on campus M-TH, June 6-9 and 13-16 from 7:15 to 2:15. Stop by or call 254-215-6454.

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