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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 10/12

October 12, 2016

Good morning! Today is Wednesday, October 12, and it is an A Day for everyone.

7th & 8th grade boys basketball tryouts will be held on October 17 & 18. Tryouts are open to LMS and Ball Charter boys in 7th & 8th grade. During tryouts, only players attending tryouts will be permitted inside Ball Charter. Students should come to practice with a water bottle. Students are expected to attend both tryouts. Also, students should have an updated physical on file.
Tryout schedule:
7th Grade (October 17 & 18)- 3:30-5:30 p.m. (LMS students will have a ride to Ball Charter; activity busses will be available for eligible students)
8th Grade (October 17 & 18)- 6:30-8:00 p.m. (Students will need a ride to and from tryouts)

Wednesday- Hat Day: Donate $1 dollar to wear your favorite (appropriate) hat all day in class.
Thursday- Pajama Day: Donate $1 to dress in your favorite (appropriate) PJ’s.
Friday- Lunch with a Teacher: This is the culmination from the purchasing of raffle tickets (2 for $1)
All Week- A Penny Goes A Long Way: Bring in your Pennies or any loose change so your grade level has a chance to win an extra recess! Remember, put dollar bills in other grade level containers and they will have to subtract money!!! Good Luck everyone!

Yearbook orders are now being accepted. Order forms are available in the office.
Before December 20th $30
After December 20th $35

7th & 8th grade boys basketball will hold open gyms for boys interested in trying out for basketball. Open Gyms are closed and only students participating in the open gym will be permitted in Ball Charter. Parents may wait in the parking lot.
7th grade Open Gym Schedule:
October 13 @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm (LMS students will have a ride to BC & 5:15 pm activity busses will be available)

8th grade Open Gym Schedule:
October 13 @ BC 6:30-8:00 pm

Students in the 7th & 8th grade interested in trying out for 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.

Wednesday, October 12
1:30 pm Dismissal
No Cross Country
7th & 8th GBB practice @ BC 5:30-7:00 pm

Thursday, October 13
7th & 8th GBB @ WMS 3:30 pm
Cheerleading practice 2:30-4:00 pm
Jazz Band 2:30-4:00 pm
Cross Country practice @ LP 2:30-4:00 pm