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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 9/15

September 15, 2011

Good morning, today is Thursday, September 15th, and it is a B Day for everyone!

No School tomorrow, September 15 due to a School Improvement Day.

Cross Country:

Saturday - Franklin Invite: Team bus leaves LMS at 7:30 a.m. This is a "flighted" race, which means our runners will run at various start times. The race is scheduled to end at about 1:00. We will get back to LMS about 1:45. All runners that ride the team bus home must be picked up at LMS. There is no bus to take the runners home. More information can be found on Mrs. O's website.

We are excited to announce that all of our students have received intense training on their new MacBook Laptops and we are preparing to host a parent training. LMS will host 3 parent training's for all sixth grade families and 7th and 8th grade families that are new to LMS.

Parents should attend one of the three meetings (listed below) to learn about the computers and to allow their student to take the computer home.

September 15th - 
11:30 - 12:30 and 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. @ Lincoln Magnet School

September 16th - 11:30 - 12:30 @ Lincoln Magnet School

Please RSVP- 525-3236

* All LMS students will need to provide proof of insurance in order to take their laptop home. The insurance form must include the specific dates of coverage.

LMS Spirit Wear orders are due Sept. 16.

STEMfest: Please click on the attachment to the right for more information about an exciting opportunity for K-12 students and families to explore science, technology, math, and engineering in a whole new way. STEMfest is sponsored by Northern Illinois University.
Upcoming Events:

September 15th- 7th & 8th GBB vs. JMS @ BC 4:30 pm (bus will take LMS students to BC)
Cross Country Practice Cancelled

September 16th- NO SCHOOL (School Improvement Day)

September 17th- Cross Country @ Franklin, Illinois Invite 9:45 a.m. (Directions are posted on the LMS website under the link Sports Directions) Bus leaves LMS @ 7:30 am
Baseball vs. Chatham Glenwood @ Chatham Glenwood 10:00 am (parents will need to provide transportation)