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Charter Chatter 12.05.2017 Lincolnton

Charter Chatter 12.05.2017 Lincolnton

Student Life
Blue Jeans Day – December 7th
Student Leadership Team is sponsoring a Blue Jeans Day on December 7th.  You can purchase your blue jeans day pass on My Payments Plus!  Thank you in advance for supporting the Student Leadership Team!

Band Events
Be sure to attend these phenomenal events in December!

High School Fine Arts Showcase – December 7 at 6:30pm in MS/HS Gym

Middle School Band Concert – December 14 at 6:30pm in MS/HS Gym

HS Chorus Concert
Come see our HS Chorus perform their first concert of the year!

LCS High School Chorus Concert
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 @ 6:30pm
Lincoln Cultural Center (403 E Main Street, Lincolnton)

Biscuits are Back
Biscuits are back for breakfast for all students K-12!  Every Tues and Thurs biscuits will be delivered fresh to your student’s classroom by 7:30 am.  We are selling Plain Biscuits for $2.00, Cinnamon Raisin biscuits for $2.50, Sausage Biscuits for $3.00 and Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuits for $3.50.  Place your orders on MyPaymentsPlus by Friday at 12pm for Tuesday delivery and by Tuesday at 12 pm for Thursday delivery.  Thank you in advance for your support, all profits benefit K-5 classrooms technology needs!

Athletics
Basketball
Friday 12/8 – Lincoln Charter at Cox Mill
JV Start 4:30pm, Womens and Mens games to follow

Holy Angels Hoops & Halos Tip Off Classic
December 16th – Forestview High School
Lincoln Charter Varsity Men’s Basketball team has been invited to participate in the annual tournament presented by Belmont Abbey.

Purchase advance tickets for $10.00 or $12.00 at the door

Advance tickets are available at the Front Office of the Denver Upper Building through Paula Powers.  Cash Only. Click here for more information about Holy Angels.

Talon Challenge
January 19th – Lincolnton Campus

PTO
Elementary Fun
A big THANK YOU to all the volunteers who worked hard to make the PJ party a success. The kids had a blast!

Staff Appreciation
Like staff appreciation? Interested in adopting a teacher for the rest of the school year? Join us Saturday, December 9 at 9 am to learn more about this opportunity.

Can’t make it that morning? Email your interest to the Staff Appreciation email.

Elementary Excitement
Sock Drive
LCS 5th Grade is “Kicking-Off” our Annual Sock Drive.  Please bring in any size, color or style of socks and drop them off in the Christmas boxes in each building. All socks will be donated to Christian Ministries on December 20. Thanks so much!

LCS 4th and 5th Grade classes will present
Jingle Bell Jukebox – A Presentation of Holiday Hits
Mark your calendars!
Tuesday, December 19th @ 6:30pm in the Elementary Gym

Attendance race winners for last week are:
K-Duschel
1-RIley
2-Smith
3-Bell/Hargrove tie
4-Freeman/Richards tie
5-Henry

These classes have earned Athletic wear day- 2nd grade Smith,Bell, Blume, Hain

These classes have earned Crazy Sock day- Fonseca, Lineberger

These classes have earned Extra Recess-Hull, Riley,

These classes have earned Hat Day-Guynes

Middle School Moments
“Wonder” Movie
MS will be going to see the movie “Wonder” before the holiday break. 6th grade will be going on 12/19 and 7/8th grade will be going on 12/20. This is a great opportunity to reinforce our community expectations. We will travel to the Birkdale Theatre to watch the movie, eat lunch, and return home. Sign up for the field trip via MyPaymentsPlus. Cost is $10 for the ticket. Students will have to bring their own money for lunch; please do not order lunch on Apple a Day.

Jr Beta Club Canned Food Drive
The Jr. Beta Club is hosting a canned food drive from November 27 to December 8. We are accepting all in date, unused, non-perishable items such as canned vegetables and meats, dry good, soup, etc. All the items we collect are going to Christian Ministries of Lincoln County. ‘Will you please this information in the Charter Chatter? If you have any questions please contact cathy.thornburg@lincolncharter.org.

Save your Coats!
We need your support!!!  The Middle School Bible Believer’s Club will be having a coat drive for Christian  Ministries of Lincoln County starting January 8  through January 26. As  you purchase new coats for Christmas gifts this year or as you children outgrow their coats please consider donating your gently used, clean coats to Christian Ministries. We want all students and adults to have a good warm coat!!! There will be collection boxes at the office in each building!!!

High School Happenings
Mid Term Exams
All high school students will have mid-term exams before the holiday break.  HS Mid-Terms will take place on Tuesday, December 19th and Wednesday, December 20th.  HS Students who complete their exams the 19th and 20th do not need to attend school on the 21st; this is reserved for make up exams.  The HS Mid-Term Schedule can be found here.  You can contact your specific teachers with questions about the mid-terms.

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 on MPP.  Seats are available on a first come-first serve basis.  

Scholarship Opportunities
The Golden LEAF Scholarship Program will award up to 215 grants, each valued at $12,000 for the 2018-19 academic year.  For more information about this scholarship, please click here.  Application deadline is March 1, 2018.

SAT
Click here for a list of SAT test dates.  Click here for free SAT test prep.

ACT
Click here for a list of ACT test dates.  Click here for free ACT test prep.

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.