New Lexington Middle School

2549 Panther Drive, New Lexington, OH. 43764 P 740-342-4128 | F 740-342-6071
P.O. Box 173, Junction City, OH. 43748 P 740-343-0680 | F 740-343-0683
2018-2019 Middle School Open House
August 14th at 6pm for grades 6-8th
We will have the Kona Ice Truck there plus the FCCLA students will be selling popcorn and bottled water

2018 Field Day Activities

"Caught with Character" reward bowling field trip at Fiore's

NLMS Spring Sports & Other Happenings

2017-18 3rd Quarter Honor's Assembly

Check out what is happening at NLMS!
2017-18 7th Grade Girls Basketball
                MVL Champions 

NLMS Students Win Elks #509 Essay Contest!

2nd Quarter 2017 - 2018 Honor's Award Assembly Recipients

2017 - 2018 Winter Sports - Panthers in Action!
Our annual door decorating contest.
2017 NLMS Christmas Dance
Congratulations GAGE MOROSKO for winning the 2017 New Lexington Middle School Spelling Bee!
1st Quarter 2017-2018 Honor Roll & Perfect Attendance Recipients
Panthers in Action - 2017 Fall Sports
NLMS's First Assembly for 2017-18 School Year: Beacon, Inspiration for the Hip-Hop Generation 

The 2017-2018 school year is in full swing at New Lexington Middle School!


We have some staff changes this year at the middle school. Mr. Paul Stratton is the new assistant principal. Mr. Ken Yuchasz has replaced Mr. Stratton as the new 7th grade social studies teacher. Ms. Bobbie Cook has come to the middle school from Junction City Elementary to replace Mr. Yuchasz as one of the 7th grade intervention specialists. We have also hired Mr. Jerimiah Schluep to teach 8th grade math and social studies. Mr. Schluep joins us from Fairfield Christian Academy.


Visit us frequently for important updates through-out the year.

Congratulations New Lexington Middle School Staff

The State Board of Education recently recognized New Lexington Middle School for their 2015-2016 Report Card results and their efforts to increase student achievement in numerous key areas. Congratulations to our wonderful staff for all the work they do for kids!! 

Supporting Education

Thank you to the following businesses and organizations that have volunteered to help support and celebrate the students of New Lexington Middle School:
McDonald's for sponsoring our September Student of the Month lunch.
Kinsels for providing t-shirts for our students of the month all year and last year. 
Pizza Place for sponsoring our October Student of the Month lunch. 
Subway for sponsoring our November Student of the Month lunch. 
Hair Expressions for providing haircuts for several of our students. 
Taco Bell for sponsoring our December Student of the Month lunch. 
Fiore's for providing bowling for our "Caught with Character" program. 
Wendy's for sponsoring our January Student of the Month Lunch. 
Pizza Hut for sponsoring our February Student of the Month Lunch. 
Dodson's for sponsoring our March Student of the Month Lunch.
Trotter's for sponsoring our April Student of the Month Lunch. 

Student / Parent Information

Student Absences
If your child will be absent from school, please call and let us know. When your child returns to school, they must provide a note explaining their absence, or it will be recorded as unexcused.
Parent Portal is available online to view your child's grades. Go to and click on the parent portal link. Fill out the form and submit it. A username and password will be emailed to you.

Mission Statements

District Mission Statement
The mission of the New Lexington City School District is to promote the highest level of educational achievement, maximizing all students' potential, while challenging them to become life-long learners and socially responsible citizens.
NLMS Mission Statement
At NLMS we:
  • Provide a safe, supportive, and student-centered learning environment
  • Challenge ourselves to reach our highest potential
  • Promote respectful, productive citizens
  • Develop creative, critical thinkers
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