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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements 10/10

October 9, 2019

Good Morning! Today is Thursday, October 10th, and it is an A Day for everyone!!

Cheerleaders: All cheerleaders must have a current physical on file to participate in cheer. Please try and get them in as soon as possible. If you have questions whether you have a current one on file or if it has expired, please see Mrs. Lott. Cheer practice starts next Tuesday, October 15th @5:00-6:30pm and on Wednesday, October 16th @5:00-6:30pm. ALL practices will be held at Lincoln Magnet School gymnasium. Please remember the mandatory parent meeting is right after practice on Wednesday, in the LMS cafeteria.

College Expo: There will be an HBCU & State College Fair on Tuesday, October 15th at Union Baptist Church. See the activity table for the flyer and more information.

7th/8th Girls Basketball: A BIG THANK YOU to Mr. Maxfield, grandfather of Katie F., who purchased basketball shoes for the 8th grade girls basketball team! Your donation to our Lady Leopards is very much appreciated! Also families, there will be basketball practice on October 14th from 5:00-6:30pm at Ball Charter, even though there is no school during the day. Following practice, there will be a parent meeting at 6:30pm to discuss 8th grade night. 

Athletes: Please make sure and remember that you are a STUDENT-ATHLETE that represents LMS at all times :-). Continue to monitor your grades, turn in homework, study, and display good behavior! 

Essay Contest: Do you like to write?? Do you consider yourself a Pulitzer Prize Winner in training??!!! A great opportunity is approaching to enter into the MLK Essay Contest! Using Dr. King's LETTER FROM A BIRMINGHAM JAIL, discuss What Freedom Is? and How does it look? entry dealine is Wednesday, November 27th. If you need someone to read it, feel free to ask your writing teacher or Mrs. Lott. 



Thursday, Oct. 10th

Jazz Band @2:30-4:00pm

ART Club for 6th Graders @2:30-4:00pm

6th BBB Practice at LMS @5:30-7:00pm

Cross Country Practice CANCELLED

7th/8th GBBall Game v. Pawnee at BC @4:30pm (snacks provided, bus leaves at 3:30pm)

Friday, Oct. 11th

6th BBB Practice at BC @3:30-5:30pm

Cross Country Practice at Lincoln Park @2:30-4:00pm

Saturday, Oct. 12th

Cross Country Sectionals @10:00am in Bethalto, IL at the Sports Complex

6th GBB Game @9am & 11am at FMS

6th BBB Game @8am & 8:45am at JMS