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Charter Chatter 11.28.2017 Denver

Charter Chatter 11.28.2017 Denver

Student Life
Angel Tree
Leadership Institute is pleased to offer the annual Angel Tree program.  Lincoln Charter has adopted 20 Angels through the Lincoln County Department of Social Services. Each grade level K-5 will adopt an angel as a grade level, MS students have chosen to adopt an Angel with their Nest.  Grades 9-12 have adopted an Angel per grade level as well.  Click here for information about each Angel and to view their wish list.  All gifts need to be new and unwrapped.  Angel gifts are due no later than December 8th.

Global Ambassadors
There are a few more open spots for the Global Ambassadors Spring Break trip to Iceland.  This trip is in partnership with EF Tours and is designed to be an immersive educational experience. Global travel awakens the senses—and mind—to different cultures and experiences. Revel in the geothermal wonders of Iceland—Blue Lagoon hot springs, volcanic craters and subarctic fauna. From the capital Reykjavik we will travel the popular Golden Circle and see Gullfoss waterfall and the Geysir geothermal area, where students will have the chance to learn about geyser cooking. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity where education comes to life!  For more information contact Melissa Lasarsky.

Athletics
LCS Fall HS Awards NIght – 12/4/17  This is for HS athletes only.  MS Awards night will be in May

Talon Challenge – 1/19/18 vs. Thomas Jefferson @ Lincolnton Campus

Men’s Basketball
The LCS Men’s basketball team had a great weekend against top notch competition with wins against Burlington School and Southwest Guilford.  The Eagles defeated Burlington School on Friday 65-57 and on Saturday went on to defeat the defending 4A state champion Southwest Guilford 99-94 in 2 overtimes

Elementary Excitement
Jr. Eagles Fun Night Out Series December
The Jr. Eagles Fun Night Out Series presents two events for the month of December. The Series events are for Kindergarten through 5th grade students. Parents drop off kiddos for a fun-filled time, leaving  opportunities to enjoy a date night out, a relaxed night in, or getting some Christmas shopping done.
Polar Express Pajama Party
Friday December 1st
5:30 pm to 9:30 pm

We encourage you to register by Tuesday November 28th at 11:59 pm for the Early Bird pricing of $12.00 per student on MyPaymentsPlus.  You are welcome to register, or Walk-In after the early bird deadline, at the premium rate of $18.00.  Kiddos come in their PJ’s, have pancakes for  dinner, and enjoy lots of fun activities for the evening!

Super Hero Day
Saturday December 16th
11:00 am to 6:00 pm

Parents, we will have a day full of fun for your kiddos, giving you seven hours to finish up some Christmas shopping or have an afternoon date with your sweetie!  Please register by Wednesday December 13th at 11:59 pm for the Early Bird pricing of $20.00 per student on MyPaymentsPlus.   After the early bird deadline, you are still welcome to register or come as a Walk-In at the premium price of $28.00. Kiddos can dress up as their favorite Super Hero.  Chicken Noodle Soup will be served for lunch, and we will have a boat load of activities lined up for your kiddos.

Your kiddos can be a Real Life Super Hero, by donating canned goods or pantry items for our Food Drive.  We will be giving the food to brighten up the Christmas Holidays for some very well deserving families.  Your Super Hero Kiddos that participate in the food drive, will get the chance to use their Super Hero powers to toss cheeseballs at some of our special guest Super Heros!!  So much fun to be had!!!

Please click here for the Jr. Eagles Fun Night Out Website for further details.

Middle School Moments
Starbase Forensic Club
Starbase Charlotte is bring a new and innovative program to LCS!  Starbase 2.0 is an afterschool program for 6th graders that provides science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities with a focus on forensics.  Each student will have the opportunity to be a Crime Scene Investigator and will work together with other students, using forensic science, to solve a crime.  Starbase 2.0 will meet weekly on Tuesdays from 3:15 – 5:15pm, beginning January 9, 2018, with a final meeting on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  The initial run of this club will be for 6th grade and will be open to the first 25 students to bring in their applications.

Jr. Beta Club
LCS will be honoring the 2017-18 new inductees to Jr. Beta Club on December 5 in Machado Gymnasium.  The induction will begin at 6 pm.  Eligible students should have received their invitation last week.  The individual membership fee for new inductees is $20 and can be paid on MyPaymentsPlus.  New inductees will receive a certificate of membership, a membership pin and a membership card.

A member of Jr. Beta must:
Maintain a 93 or higher overall academic average
Show worthy character, good mentality, and commendable attitude at all times
Be a leader for their peers at all times
Serve the community.

Coat Drive
Lincoln Charter MS will be participating in a coat drive for the holidays.  Please donate coats, gloves, hats and blankets to help keep less fortunate children and families warm this winter.  All donations will go towards helping local families in need.

Angel Tree
The MS Nests will be participating in an Angel Tree to help less fortunate local students receive the gifts that they want for the holidays. Each Nest will be responsible the lists of one boy or girl to help spread joy this holiday season.  More information will be delivered through Nests this Friday December 1.

High School Happenings
Class of 2018 Ski Trip
Tuesday, January 30th Winterplace Ski Resort
Depart LCS at 6:00am – Return to LCS at 10:00pm

Prices below include transportation
$65.00 base price for skiing (lift ticket and optional 1 hour ski lesson)
$81.00 base price for skiing and snow tubing (lift ticket, optional 1 hour ski lesson and 2 hour snow tubing)
$45.00 base for snow tubing only no skiing (2 hour snow tubing block)

Add on options
$10.50 bib rental
$8.00 helmet rental
Payments must be made ono MPP.  Seats are available on a first come-first serve basis.  

 

ALERT

12/8 - After School Events Cancelled

Due to the inclement weather, all Lincoln Charter after school activities are cancelled for 12/8 (athletics, club meetings, the HS theater production, etc.). A separate e-mail to all athletic families will be sent with additional information. After school care will run a reduced schedule, until 4:30pm.

Have a great, safe weekend.