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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 2/28

February 27, 2012

Good morning, today is Tuesday, February 28, and it is an A Day for everyone!

The first Track and Field team practice will be held today afterschool. This is a mandatory practice. Athletes should come in appropriate clothing and be prepared to workout.

Tuesday, Feb. 28 - manditory practice for all BOYS who are interested in RUNNING EVENTS. Practice at SE.

Wednesday, Feb. 29 - manditory practice for all GIRLS who are interested in RUNNING EVENTS. Practice at SE.

Thursday, March 1 - manditory practice for ALL athletes who are interested in RUNNING EVENTS.

8th grade students interested in the Health Science Academy at Southeast High School must turn in their applications to Ms. Wickham by Wednesday of this week. If you have turned one in to Mrs. Davis at Southeast already, please let Ms. Wickham know.

The 7th grade girls volleyball team will begin Regional play on Tuesday, February 28 at Rochester Junior High School with a 6:00 p.m. start. Bus leaves LMS @ 5:00 p.m.

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.

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. 28- 7th GVB Regional @ Rochester Junior High School 6:00 pm (bus leaves LMS @ 5:00 pm)
6th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:30 pm
Track practice (mandatory) for all boys interested in running events @ SE 2:30-4:00 pm
Contest Help 2:30-4:00 pm
No Show Choir
Yearbook 2:30-4:00 pm
Literacy Tutoring 2:30-4:00 pm

Feb. 29- Track practice (mandatory) for all girls interested in running events @ SE 2:30-4:00 pm
Cosmos Club 2:30-4:00 pm
Jazz Band 2:30-4:00 pm
Math Tutoring 2:30-4:00 pm

March 1- Track practice (mandatory) for all students 2:30-4:00 pm
Scholastic Bowl @ Athens 4:00 pm

March 2- We will be running a 1:30 p.m. schedule so that teachers can use 6th hour for ISAT activities
6th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm
IMSA 2:30-4:00 pm