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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 9/13

September 13, 2013

Good morning, today is Friday, September 13, and it is an A Day for everyone!

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 5 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 5 meetings (listed below) to learn about the computers and to allow their student to take the computer home. Students will be expected to complete their homework on their laptop.
September 13th - 
5:00 - 5:45 @ Lincoln Magnet School
September 16th - 12:00 - 1:00 @ 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.

Beta Service Opportunities: Fine Arts Fair at Edwards Place. It is on Saturday, Sept. 21 and Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Springfield Art Association. Volunteers will hand out programs, man the registration desk, sit for artist while they take a break, take pictures at the children's booth, and help out at the book fair. 4 or 5 Beta members are needed per shift. Volunteers are asked to show up 10-15 minutes before their shifts begin so they can check in and find their assignments.
Springfield School Foundation Book Fair: It is on Saturday, Oct. 12 at Barnes and Noble. The book fair is from 10 until 4. Shifts are 1 hour long. Beta volunteers will do face painting. Each shift requires 3 to 4 volunteers. Volunteers should ask for Mr. Duffy.
Sign up sheets are on the table outside Mrs. Mueth's table.

Cross Country Spirit Wear Orders are due today. Please bring order forms to the office at this time.

Band T-shirt orders are due Today.

Upcoming Events:

Friday, September 13
Baseball practice @ Southeast 3:3-5:00 pm
7th & 8th GBB practice @ Ball Charter 4:15-5:30 (LMS students will ride an activity bus to Ball Charter---Students will need a ride home)
6th BBB practice @ LMS 5:30-7:00 pm

Saturday, September 14
6th GBB game vs. WMS @ Grant Middle School 8:00 am & 8:45 am