Spring Break is Just Around the Corner!
Spring Break will begin on March 25th and students will return to school on Monday, April 4th. I hope everyone has a safe and restful Spring Break.
The Lincoln PTA and Lincoln Elementary School welcome award-winning author Aaron Reynolds on Thursday, April 28th. Mr. Reynolds will talk with students during the school day about his career as an author. He will also be presenting at our family event that night! Please join us for an evening of fun with families and staff!
You can pre-order a personalized copy of any of Mr. Reynolds's books at a discount by returning the order form attached below. Please be sure to return the order form, along with payment, to Lincoln Elementary School by Monday, March 21. Hard copies of the form were sent home with children last week.
Congratulations to the Lincoln Chess team (Macgregor Barrett, Seth Kottke, Eli Berry, Cameron Cox, Ben Damian and Andrew Myung) on their 5th place finish at State this past weekend for grades 4-5. The half team of Whitmore Barrett and Isabella Myung finished 14th for K-1 and Marko Polovina was our sole player for grades 2-3.
Andrew finished 29th overall for grades 4-5 and earned a first place trophy for kids rated 700-899 for that grade section.
Northern Illinois Food Bank
Need groceries? Northern Illinois Food Bank Can Help!
Northern Illinois Food Bank will be in our neighborhood! Food is free to low-income neighbors in need. Please bring bags or boxes for your groceries.
The event will take place on Wednesday, March 23rd from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. It will be held at:
Lowell Elementary School
312 S. President St.
All district 200 families are invited! This event is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Wheaton.
Roller Skating Night
Thursday, April 7th, 6:30-8:30pm
201 22nd Street
Do your kids have a case of spring fever? Are you feeling nostalgic? Our next roller skating party will be Thursday, April 7th, from 6:30-8:30 PM. Admission is free. Roller skates & roller blades are available to rent if needed for a $4 fee. You may use your own roller skates or roller blades with approval. Come for a great evening with other Lincoln families!
Office Depot/Office Max Recycle
Congratulations! We have filled our 1st toner box and the 2nd box is over half full! The ink jet cartridge box is almost ready to be sent; we need just a few more. Keep bringing in those used ink jet or laser toner printer cartridges to the collection boxes located in the main entry way. In exchange, Office Depot/Office Max will give the PTA a gift card for free supplies! Join Lincoln & the PTA in being green while earning green.