Lincoln Log 2019-20
October 23, 2019
720 S. 6th Avenue
Principal: Colleen Whooley Jepson
Administrative Assistant: Julee Pelot
Important Phone Numbers
First Student Bus 715-842-2268
If you desire a paper copy of this newsletter, please contact the school office.
Please provide a doctor/dental slip for student appointments to be recorded as an excused medical absence.
DATES TO REMEMBER
October 24 and 25 ... No School (Teacher Professional Development)
Nov 4.. .No School (Record-keeping and Parent/Teacher Conferences)
Nov 4, 7, 12... Parent/Teacher Conferences
Nov. 7... Boys' Basketball Jamboree - West High School
Nov. 12... Picture Re-Take Day
If payment is not received or insurance declined, families assume the full cost of any and all repairs caused by misuse, abuse, or accident.
Did you know....
Did you know...
The most crucial learning hours of a school day are the morning hours, because they are when students are most attentive. Students who are tardy miss the beginning of their morning classes, and they also cause a distraction when they arrive late to class.
(Taken from The Impact of Tardiness on School Success)
Lincoln Grade Level Attendance Updates
1st - 96%
2nd - 97%
3rd - 96%
4th - 96%
5th - 93 %
Last week we had 19 tardies and 3 AM unexcused absences. ---- OH NO!
This week we've had 8 tardies and 0 AM unexcused absences. ---- Much better!
Parent Teacher Organization
This year, PTO is providing one popcorn to each student on Spirit Day; students no longer need to bring a quarter for their popcorn. PTO is accepting donations to fund this project.
8:00 am Breakfast begins (students should go to the drop-off area in the back to enter the school)
8:15 am Recess Supervision begins
8:30 am School Begins
8:35 am Tardy Bell (Any student not in their seat by 8:35 am is considered tardy. This year Lincoln is really focused on increasing attendance and reducing tardiness.)
3:30 pm Dismissal (students are excused out the back unless they are bus riders)
*Students should not arrive before 8:15 am if they are not eating breakfast, please. Recess supervision begins at 8:15 am.
G2M Growing Great Minds --- Lincoln's before and after school program.
Session 1 = October 9-November 15
Session 2 = December 9- January 24
Session 3 = February 10- March 20
Session 4 = April 6- May 15