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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for 10/14

October 14, 2016

Good morning! Today is Friday, October 14, and it is an A Day for everyone.

Good Luck to our Cross Country State Qualifiers, Abby R., Lucy S., and Maddie K. as they head off to the state meet tomorrow. The meet will be held at Maxwell Park in Normal, Illinois (same location as the Parkside Invitational). The Girls 2A meet begins at 11:00 a.m.

No Cross Country practice today.

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.

6th Grade boys basketball will have practice this evening from 5:00-6:30 p.m.

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)

United Way Campaign Events:
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

Friday, October 14
6th BBB practice @ BC 5:00-6:30 pm
6th GBB practice @ BC 3:30-5:00 pm
Cross Country practice @ LP 2:30-4:00 pm
Art Club 2:30-4:00 pm

Saturday, October 15
State Cross Country Meet @ Maxwell Park, Normal, IL 11:00 am
6th GBB vs. JMS @ Ball Charter 8:00 am & 8:45 am
6th BBB vs. GMS @ WMS 8:00 am & 8:45 am