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Lincoln Magnet School

300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Announcements 11/06

November 5, 2020

Good Morning Leopards! Today is Friday, Nov. 6th and it's going to be great!

Happy Birthday (yesterday) 11/05 to Mrs. Ballenger and Jaeden A.! Our sincerest apologies for missing the announcements yesterday.

Happy Birthday over the weekend to: Roxxi G! Enjoy your day!

Welcoming Ritual: Social distancing is important at this time but that doesn't mean you can't be sociable with others. What safe ways are you communicating with friends, family, and neighbors (phone, e-mails, waving/smiling, Snapchat etc…)

CONGRATULATIONS! A huge congratulations to the following students who competed in the ILMEA music competition and received honors, awards, and recognition! It's equivalent to going to the state championship for band and choir.

Concert Band - Aden B., Alex H.

Choir - Celia P., Katie T., Jackie T.

Extra special congratulations go to Aden B. and Jackie T., for having the HIGHEST SCORE IN THE STATE on their instrument/voice part. That is amazing!!!

Office Hours: Did you know that ALL teachers have office hours from 1:30-2:30pm?!?! If you have questions, need help with something, want clarification, or just feel you want to touch base with a teacher, reach out to them and they will be happy to meet with you on their Zoom at 1:30pm.

Jazz Band: Jazz Band is beginning to get underway!! If you are interested in becoming a part of our Jazz Band after school club, please email the band director Mr. Russell at wrussell@sps186.org. It will meet after school hours, and you do not have to be in regular band class to be a part. However, students must be proficient on a standard jazz band instrument (sax, trumpet, trombone, piano, guitar, bass, drum set).

Math Tutoring: Math tutoring has officially started on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays of each week, from 1:30-2:30pm!! Tutoring Zoom link is on your math teachers canvas page. It is different than your class zoom link. You don't have to have an appointment to come, pop in any day of the week or all three, your math teachers want you to be successful!

National Calendar Day: Today is "National Nacho Day". On November 6th, National Nachos Day recognizes the snack favored at sporting events across the country. In their purest form, nachos are tortilla chips covered in nacho cheese, queso or other melted cheese and served with salsa. First created sometime around 1943, the popular and loved nachos are of Mexican origin.  

"National Jersey Day" On the first Friday in November, express your fandom for your favorite professional players on National Jersey Friday by wearing your team’s jersey!



Friday, Nov. 6th

No School for kids- use this day to catch up on missing work!

Parent Teacher Conferences 8am-3pm— Sign up in advance

Monday, Nov. 9th

Student Attendance Day- Please complete all asynchronous assignments

Parent Teacher Conferences 6pm-8pm

Wednesday, Nov. 11th

Happy Veterans Day!

No School for students or staff