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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Monday announcements

November 16, 2007

Today is Monday, November 19, and it is a B day.

Legends of our Land went very well! We still have some serving items, kitchen towels and hot pads. Please have your child look them over and take items home before Thanksgiving!

We are collecting for Hoops for Heart until next Wednesday. Please help your student by contributing to this worthy cause!

We will start holding open gym sessions for 7th and 8th grade Girls Volleyball on Monday, November 19th. The following dates are scheduled:
Mon., Nov. 19 Open Gym @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00
Wed., Nov. 21 Open Gym @ Ball Charter 7:00-8:30
Mon., Nov. 26 Open Gym @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00
Tues., Nov. 27 Open Gym @ Ball Charter 6:45-8:00
Wed., Nov. 28 Open Gym @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00

The 8th graders are preparing to take the Explore test on Tuesday, November 20th. They also fill out an interest inventory which helps to determine which courses to focus on for career readiness. Please talk to your student about the Explore test, and make sure that he or she is rested and ready for the test on November 20th.

Fundraiser items will be delivered to school on Tuesday, November 20th at about 1:00. If your child has a BIG order, you may want to arrange to pick them up that day. The prizes will be delivered with their items, and we will have the limo lunch and other big prizes on Friday, December 14th.

The holidays are just around the corner. What better way to send a friend, teacher or a loved one a holiday ad? The Leopard Link newspaper is selling holiday ads in the newspaper that will be delivered before winter break. Price for an ad is $2.00 for just a simple message or $2.50 with a holiday image. Ads will be sold during each lunch period starting Wednesday, Nov. 7th and ending Friday, Nov. 30th.

BETA Club is sponsoring some additional events to raise money for United Way. We will have spirit day on Friday, Nov. 16, and Wednesday, Nov. 21. We will have a Fun Day activity the last hour of the day on
Wed, Nov. 21 70's Day- dress in tie-dye, granny glasses, bell bottoms, granny dresses. Have fun!

Mon., Nov. 19
Computer Lab with pass
Scholastic Bowl
Activity buses
7th/8th Volleyball Open Gym @ Ball Charter 3:30-5:00

Tues., Nov. 20
Girls on Track
Activity buses

Wed., Nov. 21
1:30 dismissal for Thanksgiving
7th/8th Volleyball Open Gym @ Ball Charter 7:00-8:30

Thurs., Nov. 22 and Fri. Nov. 23-NO SCHOOL

Looking Ahead:

Lottery for 2008-2009 on Nov. 30