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Principal's Newsletter 3/1/2018

Dear SUPER Lincoln Lion Families,

THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!

Thank you, PTA, Mrs. Belich, and Mrs. Haller for all of your work putting together the materials and stations for our STEaMFEST 2018!! STEaMFEST for Grades 3-5 is tonight at 6:30pm. PLEASE REMEMBER: All participating students need to bring two empty 2-liter bottles and a sharpened pencil.

PTA SOCIAL COMMITTEE - Ice Skating at The Edge – TOMORROW!

Friday, March 2nd, 10 am – noon

Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville

Click HERE for more info.

22ND ANNUAL ELMHURST STUDENT CHESS TOURNAMENT 
The registration deadline is TODAY Thursday, March 1st. Interested families may contact their child’s school chess club leader for the permission slip and rules. Questions may be directed to Chris Khayat at 630-290-1504 (cell) orkhayats@yahoo.com.

Next PTA Meeting

Tuesday, March 20th, 7:00 pm in the MPR

Leo's Obstacle Course

Leo's Obstacle Course and Running Club will kick off the Spring Season on Friday, April 13th during lunch recess. In order to participate, please click HERE to complete the attached permission slip and return to the office by Friday, April 6th.

EXPLORE MORE DAY

Volunteers are needed to help move students from station to station throughout the afternoon of March 16. If you are available and willing to help please let the office or someone from PTA know.

LINCOLN YEAR BOOK
The Lincoln 2017-2018 yearbook is in the works!!!  Want to see your gorgeous kids in the yearbook?  We rely on parent photos in addition to photos taken by teachers and yearbook committee photographers to help capture moments at Lincoln.  Upload your own photos directly to shared folders on the PTA yearbook website!  Yearbook Committee is currently working on an amazing tribute to our 5th Graders...on deck WILL be all the great pictures that are sure to be captured at Talent Show, STEaMFEST and Explore More.  Please check out all of the shared folders to which you can upload your pictures! Friday, April 6, 2018 is the final date to purchase a yearbook.  Customized pages must be done by April 7th as well.  

STEM Programs
Check out these STEM programs! One is scheduled at Lincoln on Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 2pm-4:30pm: http://www.centerforgifted.org/elmhurstPromo_link.pdf (give it a minute to load). Parents can also enroll students in the Elmhurst Summer Program through the following links:

REACH PTA Informational Parent Meetings

  • Overview of the REACH program on Tuesday, March 6th at 7 p.m. at Sandburg Middle School auditorium (doors 3 & 7 will be open).
  • Parenting to Promote a Growth Mindset - March 8th, 2018: Time 6:30 -8:30pm at Sandburg Auditorium- Doors 3 and 7 will be open.
  • The Twenty-first Century Teenage Brain - April 12, 2018: Time 6:30 -8:30pm at Sandburg Auditorium- Doors 3 and 7 will be open.

UPCOMING DATES

Thurs Mar 1 – STEaMFest Gr 3-5, 6:30pm
Fri Mar 2 – No School – Institute Day
Tues Mar 6 - Overview of REACH program, 7 p.m. at Sandburg MS
Thurs Mar 8 - Parenting to Promote a Growth Mindset, 6:30
-8:30pm at Sandburg MS

Fri Mar 9 – Talent Show, 5:30pm
Sun Mar 11 – Daylight Savings Time Starts
Tues Mar 13 - D205 District Choral Festival, YHS Gymnasium

  • Doors open to public at 7:00pm
  • Concert begins at 7:30pm

Wed Mar 14 – Student Late Arrival
Fri Mar 16 – Explore More Day
Sun Mar 18 – STEM at Lincoln 2pm-4:30pm
Mar 26-30 – Spring Break
Fri Apr 6 – Final date to purchase a yearbook
Wed Apr 11 – Student Late Arrival
Wed May 9 – Student Late Arrival
Thurs May 24 – Field Day
Fri May 25 – Last Day of School

The new calendars for 2018-2019, and 2019-2020 can be found on the district website through this link.

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Have a SUPER rest of the week!

Sincerely,

Mrs. B, Principal

Posted by: Patricia Charatin Published:3/6/18
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