Welcome to Lawson Middle School
Lawson Middle School is the home of the Fighting Cardinals. Our building is home to about 350 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:
Please feel free to contact the office with any questions. Our office hours are 7:30 am to 3:20 pm.
Education is not the filling of a bucket, but the lighting of a fire.
The Lawson Middle School Mission Statement:
Get to know Mrs. Tammy Dunn:
Mrs. Dunn has been in education for over 20 years as a math teacher and administrator. She earned a BSEd from the University of Missouri and a Specialist Degree in Administration from William Woods University. When asked why middle school, Mrs. Dunn replied, "I love working with middle school students. Watching them grow into independent learners from 5th grade to 8th grade is very magical. Thank you for trusting me with your students."
Mr. Petet received his Bachelor of Education degree with an emphasis in History from the University of Central Missouri in 2010. He received his Masters in Eduation Administration from William Woods in 2014 and is currently working on his Specialist Degree. Mr. Petet is married to his beautiful wife, Nicole and has two children.
Lawson Middle School
Mrs. Tammy Dunn, Principal
Mr. Daniel Petet, Asst. Principal
602 Bob Gill Dr. Lawson, MO 64062
(p) 816 580-7279 (f) 816 296-3164