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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 8/27

August 26, 2013

Good morning, today is Tuesday, August 27th, and it is an A Day for everyone!

1:30 pm Early Dismissal Today and Tomorrow (Due to High Heat Index)

Drop off and Pick Up Procedures: Students who are car riders will need to be dropped off on the Monroe Street side of the building. Dismissal- parents may not park on Monroe Street (behind the building), 12th Street (east of the building), nor on Capitol Street (in front of the building). All other side streets, as well as the church parking lot on the corner of 12th Street & Monroe Street, may be used for student pick up.

*Parking for visitors during the school day is permitted on the east side of 12th Street and the north side of Monroe Street. Parents should not drive on the blacktop to park, or for student drop off or pick up. During the school day, the blacktop parking lot is reserved for LMS and District staff.

Attention 6th Grade Girls:

The deadline for signing up for Girls on Track (GOT) is this Wednesday, Aug. 28th. There are 12 spots remaining. Information is on our website, or feel free to email Mrs. Erickson at ccrump@sps186.org to answer any question you may have.

7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Open Gyms: All previously scheduled Open gyms have been canceled. There will be a basketball camp for LMS/SBCS 7th & 8th grade girls on Saturday, August 31 at Ball Charter School from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Students should plan on attending.

6th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held today from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Ball Charter. LMS students will ride a bus over for tryouts. Students must be picked up from Ball Charter on time. Meet Mr. Hampsey in the main hallway after school.

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, August 27
Cross Country Practice Canceled
Baseball Practice Canceled
Softball Practice Canceled
6th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:30 pm (students need to be picked up at Ball Charter)

Wednesday, August 28
Cross Country Practice Canceled
Baseball Practice Canceled
Softball vs. Little Flower @ SHG 4:30 pm
Deadline to Apply for Girls on Track

Thursday, August 29
IMSA Informational Open House 6:00-7:00 pm
Cross Country Practice @ Lincoln Park 2:30-4:00 pm
Baseball vs. Pleasant Plains @ Southeast 4:30 pm
Softball vs. St. Agnes @ St. Agnes 4:30 pm
6th GBB practice @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00 pm (activity busses are running)

Friday, August 30
Baseball Practice @ Southeast 3:30-5:00 pm
Softball Practice @ Southeast 3:30-5:00 pm
6th GBB practice @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00 pm (activity busses are running)

Saturday, August 31
7th/8th Girls Basketball Camp @ Ball Charter 9:00-11:00 am

Monday, September 2
No School- Labor Day