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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 2/21

February 21, 2012

Good morning, today is Tuesday, February 21, and it is a B Day for everyone!

Due to the IMSA field trip on Wednesday, math tutoring for 6th & 7th grade will move to Thursday.

Track and Field team season begins Monday, Feb. 27. All students who are interested in participating in track MUST attend this first practice. This is a mandatory practice. Activity busses will be available. Students are required to have a current physical and athletic permit card on file in order to participate. Athletic Permit Cards are available on the activity table in the main hallway.

The ISAT is just around the corner and the kids are gearing up for the ISAT!! The ISAT will be given March 6th - 16th.
In an effort to provide the best testing environment for our students, we are again asking for donations of snacks to give our students during the day.
Here is a list of some of the items we would like to offer:
**Bags of individually wrapped starlight mints**

Boxes of individually wrapped trail mix

Boxes of individually wrapped granola bars

Boxes of individually wrapped crackers with cheese

Individually wrapped fruit snacks

Individually wrapped cookies
* We also need snacks that are Peanut Allergy friendly and also
If you have other ideas we welcome snacks of all kinds.
We will accept these items any time before Friday, March 2nd.
Thank you in advance for your support!

Students attending Springfield High School in the fall should consider attending their Activities Night in the commons area on March 15, 2012 at 7 p.m.

The SHS Booster Club will be selling Spirit and Pride merchandise and students will get to learn more about the school activities and talk to players and coaches in sports. This is a great time for parents and students to find out more about these new opportunities in high school.
Reservations are now being accepted for the 5th Annual Red & Black Senator Gala, hosted by the Springfield High School Booster Club.
The event will be held Saturday, February 25th at the Hilton Springfield Grand Ballroom and EVERYONE is invited to attend. Reservation deadline is February 6th.
6:00 Cash Bar • 7:00 Dinner• 8:30 Live Auction
All Proceeds go to Springfield High School Students’ Extra-Curricular Activities
Please see invitation for details. http://www.springfield.k12.il.us/schools/springfield/booster/?p=13390

Expanding Your Horizons: The next Central Illinois EYH conference for 6th, 7th, & 8th grade girls is scheduled for Saturday, March 17. Please go to www.EYHSpringfield.com for more information about this wonderful opportunity.

Student Transfers for the 2012-2013 school year are now available. The link can be found on the district website under the section “About”.

Upcoming Events:

Feb. 21- 7th & 8th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:30 pm
6th GVB practice @ BC 6:00-8:00 pm
Yearbook 2:30-4:00 pm
Show Choir 2:30-4:00 pm
Literacy Tutoring 2:30-4:00 pm

Feb. 22- 7th & 8th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm
IMSA Field Trip
No Jazz Band Due to IMSA field trip
Math Tutoring for 8th grade only 2:30-4:00 pm

Feb. 23- 7th & 8th GVB @ JMS 3:30 pm
Scholastic Bowl Practice 2:30-4:00 pm
6th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:30 pm
6th & 7th grade Math Tutoring 2:30-4:00 pm

Feb. 24- IMSA 2:30-4:00 pm
6th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:30 pm