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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 8/26

August 26, 2016

Good morning! Today is Friday, August 26, and it is an A Day for everyone.

The Welcome Back Dance will be held this afternoon from 2:30-4:00 p.m. Admission is $3. Activity busses are running.

Sixth grade girls basketball tryouts for tonight have been canceled. The next tryout will be held on Monday, August 29 at Ball Charter from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Girls should be dressed for tryouts: tennis shoes, shorts, t-shirt, and water bottle. LMS students will have a bus take them to Ball Charter for tryouts. Activity busses will be available. As a reminder, tryouts are closed and only students trying out will be permitted inside Ball Charter.

7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held on Monday, August 29 and Tuesday, August 30 at Ball Charter School from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Girls are expected to attend both tryouts. Students will need their own ride to and from tryouts. Students must have an updated physical on file prior to the first practice. Tryouts are closed, and only 7th & 8th grade girls participating in tryouts will be permitted inside Ball Charter.

Students in the 7th & 8th grade interested in trying out for Girls Basketball and Boys Basketball must have an updated physical on file by the first day of tryouts. Please contact Mr. Hampsey (champsey@sps186.org) if you have questions.

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.

Friday, August 26
Welcome Back Dance 2:30-4:00 pm
No Cross Country practice
Baseball vs. Pleasant Plains @ SE 4:30 pm
Softball @ Rochester 4:30 pm

Saturday, August 27
Softball @ Mt. Olive Tournament- bus leaves LMS 7:00 am
Baseball vs. Central (Peoria) Jr. High @ East Side Centre 11:00 am & 1:00 pm (bus leaves LMS 8:45 am)
(1 Eastside Dr, East Peoria, IL 61611)