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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 8/31

August 31, 2015

Good morning! Today is Monday, August 31, and it is a B Day for everyone.

Reminder... The LMS Meet The Teacher Night is Monday, August 31st, 2015
 from 6:00-7:00.
Sixth grade families and families new to LMS are invited to join us in the gym at 6:00 p.m. for a back-to-school welcome.
Seventh and Eighth Grade Families are encouraged to tour the building and follow your students schedule to meet the teachers!
* 8th Grade Families - Please join Mrs. Devlin and Mrs. Mitts for a History Fair overview at 5:30. Resources and examples will be available for viewing.
Spirit wear and agenda mates will be available in the main hall starting at 5:15 until 6:45.
Please make sure to visit the PTO table in the main hallway to find out more information about upcoming events, sign up for a committee and support your school!
* Parking is available on Monroe St., 12th street and in the church parking lot.
Please call LMS if you have any questions.

There will be a mandatory Cross Country Parent meeting on August 31 following Meet the Teacher Night @ 7:00 p.m. in the gym. Coach Lynn and Mr. Hampsey will share important information with parents.

7th & 8th Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held on Monday, August 31 at Ball Charter School from 7:15-8:15 p.m. Tryouts will also be held on Tuesday, September 1 at Ball Charter School from 6:30-7:30 p.m. (8:00 p.m. if needed).

Drop off and Pick Up Procedures: Students who are car riders will need to be dropped off in the morning on the Capitol 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.
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 only.
Activity Bus Information: Students must live in the Lincoln school bus area to be eligible to ride an activity bus.

Monday, August 31
Meet the Teacher Night 6:00-7:00 pm
Mandatory Cross Country Parent/Student Meeting @ 7:00 pm in the gym (following Meet the Teacher Night)
7th & 8th GBB Tryouts @ Ball Charter (BC) 7:15-8:15 pm
6th GBB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm (LMS players may be picked up early due to Meet the Teacher Night)
No Baseball practice
No Softball practice

Tuesday, September 1
7th & 8th GBB Tryouts @ BC 6:30-7:30 pm (8:00 pm if needed)
Softball @ Pleasant Plains 4:30 pm (Field is behind Farmingdale Elementary off Farmingdale Rd)
Baseball @ Lincolnwood/Raymond 4:30 pm (Directions on LMS website under Sports Directions)
Cross Country practice @ Lincoln Park(LP) 2:30-4:00 pm