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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 3/10

March 10, 2014

Good morning, today is Monday, March 10, and it is an A Day for everyone!

Track practice begins today from 2:30-4:00 p.m. at LMS. Students should wear appropriate shoes and attire for practice. Students should be prepared to run outside. Activity busses will be running. Students planning on participating in the track and field program must have a completed athletic card and physical by March 14, 2014. An athletic fee of $60 is also required, unless this fee has already been paid for participation in another sport (Cross-Country, 7th & 8th girls and boys basketball, and 7th & 8th volleyball). 
The athletic card verifies:
 A physical exam
, Proof of school insurance or private insurance carrier, 
Knowledge of The Drug / Alcohol Policy.

Spring picture order forms with payment should be brought to the main office.

7th grade girls volleyball will play their sectional game this evening at Taylorville. Game time is 6:00 p.m. Bus leaves LMS @ 4:00 p.m.

The 8th grade volleyball team will begin regional play on March 11 against Grant Middle School. Game time is 5:00 p.m. Games will be played at Turner Jr. High in Jacksonville.

Our LMS girls have all been invited to attend a series of workshops devoted to hands-on experiences in the worlds of math, science and technology. The Expanding Your Horizons conference takes place on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Brochures and registration forms can be picked up on the activity table or from the science teachers. If your daughter/child is interested in any of these areas for careers, please consider sending her to this conference. The cost is $15 if mailed on or before March 15th and $20.00 after March 15th. Need-based waivers are available through Kristin Olson at Expanding Your Horizons. Please go to www.EYHSpringfield.com to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

Attention all 8th graders interested in trying out for the Southeast Poms. There will be a mandatory parent meeting on Wednesday, March 12, at 6:00 p.m. in the Southeast auditorium. There are flyers posted on the activity table for more information. Tryout packets will be available at the meeting. Information can also be found on the Southeast website.

Upcoming Events:

Monday, March 10
7th GVB Regional @ Taylorville 6:00 pm
8th GVB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm (activity busses are running)
Track Practice @ LMS 2:30-4:00 pm
Chess Club 2:30-4:00 pm

Tuesday, March 11
8th GVB Regional @ Turner Junior High (Jacksonville) 5:00 pm (bus leaves LMS at 3:00 pm)
6th GVB practice @ BC TBA
No Track practice
Yearbook 2:30-4:00 pm
Scholastic Bowl practice 2:30-4:00 pm
LMS 6th Grade Preview Night 6:00-7:00 pm

Wednesday, March 12
Track practice @ Southeast 2:30-4:00 pm
6th GVB practice @ BC TBA