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300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
217/525-3236
 

Announcements for 10/29

October 29, 2015

Good morning! Today is Thursday, October 29, and it is a B Day for everyone.

1:30 p.m. Dismissal today due to Parent/Teacher Conferences.

There will be a mandatory 8th Boys Basketball Ball Parent/Player meeting at Ball Charter on Monday, November 2 @ 6:00 p.m.

On Thursday, October 29, school will dismiss at 1:30 p.m. for Parent/Teacher Conferences. There will be no school on Friday, October 30, due to Parent/Teacher Conferences.
Saturday we are encouraging all of our students to think of our Troops by donating some (or all) of their candy to our troops serving abroad.
Dr. Groesch will be supporting LMS once again this year as we Trick or Treat for our Troops and promote dental hygiene.
LMS and Dr. Groesch will be donating candy to our troops.. A Sweet Treat from Home!
LMS BETA's will be weighing donations during the lunch shifts on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Red Ribbon Week:

THURSDAY - Class Colors Day
6th grade: Wear WHITE
7th grade: Wear YELLOW
8th grade: Wear BLACK


Picture Retake day is November 5, 2015. If you need a photo retake, please get the order form from the office.

Yearbook Orders: Order forms are available in the office. Yearbooks are $25 until December 18. After December 18, yearbooks are $30.


Dear Parents/Guardians:
Each year at this time, the opportunity for Parent/Teacher Conferences is provided. These early conferences are intended as a time for both parents and teachers to share information about their student. This experience allows for the school and home to establish a cooperative working relationship on behalf of students. Our district is committed to building partnerships between home and school.
This year October 30th will be used as a full day for Parent/Teacher Conferences. Additionally, each school will hold conferences on October 29th from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Teachers will be in teams of two: Math/Science and Social Studies/Language Arts. You will have 15 minutes with a team of two teachers. Please indicate which team you would prefer to meet with when you RSVP. Each team will share notes from the other two grade level teachers. Encore teachers will also be available for individual conferences.
Each school strives to have one hundred percent participation from their parents. Please make every effort to attend your child’s conference.
Please call the office at 525-3236 between October 20th - 27th to set up your appointment.
In addition, Lincoln Magnet School will also be offering parent workshop sessions focusing on Parent Communication using the student cumulative folders and new notification features via text and/or email. Please visit our website for more details. Please RSVP by October 27th.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
5:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Friday, October 30, 2015
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Thank you in advance for your time and effort on behalf of your child.


Cross Country runners should return their uniform to Mr. Hampsey. Please make sure that it is clean and returned in a bag with your name on the bag.

The famous LMS Fall Dance will be held on Friday, October 30th from 6:30-8:00 at Lincoln Magnet. Only LMS students are permitted to attend. Students are invited to wear costumes as long as they follow the school code. Cost will be $5.00 at the door. This is a PTO sponsored event and they will provide snacks, refreshments and pizza. 

Parents, the PTO is asking for donations to help with our celebration. If you are able to donate any of the items listed below, please contact the main office and send them to school by Wednesday, October 26th.
* Also, if you are able to volunteer at the dance please contact the main office, 525-3236. * Parent Volunteers Needed!!*
Soda
Juice
Cookies
Chips
Granola Bars
Any other Healthy Treats

EVENTS:

Thursday, October 29
1:30 pm
Parent/Teacher Conferences
8th BBB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm
No Cheerleading Today

Friday, October 30
No School- Parent/Teacher Conferences
LMS Fall Dance 6:30-8:00 pm ($5 dollar admission)

Saturday, November 1
6th GBB vs. WMS @ JMS 9:30 am & 10:15 am
6th BBB vs. JMS @ GMS 8:00 am & 8:45 am
8th BBB practice @ BC 10:00 am-Noon
7th BBB practice @ BC 8:00-10:00 am
7th & 8th GBB practice @ BC 12:00-2:00 pm