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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements for May 1

May 1, 2017

Good morning! Today is Monday, May 1, and it is a B Day for everyone.

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!!!

Harlem Rennaissance: You are cordially invited to attend a Harlem Renaissance Celebration on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7:00 p.m. at Springfield High School, 101 S. Lewis St.

Eighth graders will share dances from the time period, along with music, poetry, and commercials. Mrs. Grace Nanavati, Artist in Residency, has worked very hard with our students to teach them dances from the Harlem Renaissance and the history behind these dances! Students are proud to share all they have learned during this fourth quarter thematic unit, and it’s sure to be an entertaining evening! 

Order your Mission India T-shirt on the LMS Website today and help send a Cath Lab to India. (on the right side of the page - Must login) We will be selling shirts again on Monday for $12.00 during the lunch hour.  100% of the proceeds will be used to send the Cath Lab to India. Order your T-Shirt today and Pick it up on Monday. **Wear your shirt Wednesday for a group photo** Thanks for your continued support.

The annual 8th grade Panoramic Picture will be taken on Thursday, May 4 (rain date: May 9).  Order forms are available on the activity table in the main hallway. 

The May 8th track meet will now be held at the Springfield High School track on New Street.

The LMS Scholastic Bowl Team will open regional play on Wednesday, April 26, at Franklin Middle School (1200 W. Outer Park Dr , Springfield).  The first match will begin at 4:45 with the second starting at 5:30 p.m.  The bus will leave LMS @ 4:00 p.m.  Students can stay after school.

Join us and create your own coffee and water color painting in the style of local artist Christy Freeman.

May 7, 2017

2:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Christy has created a unique coffee, acrylic and water color technique, and is sharing it with us.  This will be fun and exciting, and you’ll take home your own original 11x14 coffee water color painting.  Proceeds will support our state champion Beta Club members who are raising money to go to Nationals in Orlando, Florida this June!

Visit Christy at White Oaks Mall (upper level) to view some beautiful pieces of art. These two examples are just a couple of her many designs.
She also paints extraordinary watercolors of pets! christystudios.com

Where: Lincoln Magnet School When: Sunday, May 7, 2017

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Cost: $25.00 per person

Early Registration Special: 2 for $40.00  (Now - May 4th) 

Call (217) 525-32365 to reserve your spot. or complete the ticket form attached.

Refreshments will be served.  There will be a raffle for some exciting prizes! Space is limited.

Join in the Fun, Come to Makers Space on the following dates:
Sign up on the activity table.  You may only sign up for one activity and must commit to completing that activity.  Also, only sign up if you are sure you will be able to attend. If you sign up and find out that you will not be able to attend, please take your name off the list as soon as possible.  Make sure to bring $1 if you intend on participating.

More Dates to Come!


Monday, May 1

Track practice @ SE  2:30-4:00 pm

Tuesday, May 2

Track Meet @ Taylorville High School (only using running shoes for this meet, no Spikes!!!) 4:00 pm

Harlem Renaissance @ SHS Auditorium  7:00 pm

Wednesday, May 3

1:30 pm Dismissal

No Track practice