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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

NUMATS Information for Parents

October 28, 2013

NUMATS is one more option in the continuum of advanced learning services for gifted students and many parents met last week with their representative. In case you're interested in the program, please see the following information.

Students may register to take any test at any location. However, the following recommendations are made:

• Register online at http://toolbox.ctd.northwestern.edu by January 7th to take the ACT on February 8th, 2014
Select Benedictine University at Springfield as the test center: Center Code is 011460

• Lincoln Magnet's School code for this is: 8004539

• After registering for the ACT, please send email to Kathy Hulcher (hulcher@sps186.org) to register your child for the January 25th Test Prep Session. Please copy your child’s principal on this email. (nheyen@sps186.org)

• Participation in the Test Prep Session for all District 186 students on Saturday, January 25th at Iles School from 9:00 a.m.”12:00 Noon. Students will attend two sessions: one for Mathematics/Science and one for English/Reading.
Sessions will be led by Debra Parker and Teresa Saner, professors at Benedictine University at Springfield.

Additional information regarding NUMATS can be found at www.ctd.northwestern.edu/numats/