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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 8/30

August 30, 2011

Good morning, today is Tuesday, August 30th, and it is an A Day for everyone!

Boys Baseball- Directions to Raymond/Lincolnwood are posted on the LMS website under Sports Directions

Girls Softball- Directions to Pleasant Plains (games are played behind Farmingdale Elementary School) are posted on the LMS website under Sports Directions

Girls on Track is a program for 6th grade girls who want to learn and grow as they become young ladies. Topics discussed are fitness, plugging into good thoughts, and making healthy choices. Any 6th grade girl interested in Girls on Track will need to see Ms. Wickham for an application form. Sign ups will continue the rest of this week. Applications will be due August 31st.

The second day of 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held today at Ball Charter. A third day of tryouts will be held on Wednesday, August 31 if needed. Tryouts will be held from 6:00-7:30 p.m.

6th grade girls basketball tryouts will be held on Wednesday, August 31 at Ball Charter School. Tryouts will be held from 3:30-5:30 p.m. There will be a bus to transport students to Ball Charter, as well as 5:15 p.m. activity busses to take students home.

All student athletes must have a current physical on file and a completed Athletic Permit Card. A student may not participate in any athletic contest without a current physical. Athletic Permit Cards are located on the activity table in the main hallway.

The first 8th grade intramurals will be held this Friday afterschool. All 8th grade students are invited to attend. No food, candy, gum or drinks are allowed in the gym during intramurals. No electronics may be used during intramurals.

Upcoming Events:

August 30th- 7th & 8th GBB Tryouts at Ball Charter 6:00-7:30 pm
Cross-Country Practice 2:30-4:15 pm
Softball @ Pleasant Plains 4:30 pm
Baseball @ Raymond 4:30 pm

August 31st- 6th grade girls basketball tryouts at Ball Charter
3:30-5:30 pm (a bus will transport students to Ball Charter & 5:15 pm activity busses will be available to take students home from tryouts)
Cross-Country Practice 2:30-4:15 pm
7th & 8th GBB Tryouts if needed 6:00-7:30 pm
Baseball vs. Christ the King @ Schlitt Park 4:30 pm

September 1st- Cross-Country @ Franklin, Illinois (Directions are posted on the LMS website under Sports Directions) 4:30 pm
Softball @ Franklin, Illinois 6:00 pm (Bus leaves LMS @ 4:30 pm)

September 2nd- 8th Grade Intramurals 2:30-4:00 pm