11.20.2018 Charter Chatter Lincolnton

11.20.2018 Charter Chatter Lincolnton

Student Life
Homecoming 2018-2019
Lincoln Charter Homecoming is an annual K-12 tradition.  Homecoming is a week long celebration including K-12 Spirit Week, HS Pep Rally and the Homecoming Court Presentation.  The festivities end with the annual High School Homecoming Dance.

All students and staff members are encouraged to take part in the tradition of spirit week.  Spirit Week is about celebrating being a part of the Eagle Community. We look forward to alumni returning for the Homecoming games.

Spirit Week 2018
December 3-7
Monday Character Day
Tuesday Pajama Day
Wednesday Rapper/Rocker/Country
Thursday Beach Day
Friday LCS Pride Day

Homecoming Court
Congratulations to the following students that have been selected by their peers to represent their class.

Class of 2019 Class of 2020 Class of 2021 Class of 2022
Jaydan Arias Sydney Bolick Logan Drum Gabby Berry
Vanessa Zulueta Cheyenne Congleton Bernadette Figueroa Kymberly Gray
Owen Draper Asa Austin Joey Crews Kelsey Peede
Isaac Rojo Moron Cade Hastings Jonas Guffey Jennifer Vargas
Zach Brown
Ethan Draper
Caleb Hoyle
Chandler Karnes

Homecoming Court Presentation will take place on Friday, December 7th during the basketball games teams take on an Australian team.  

4:00 pm JV Men’s Basketball
5:30 pm Varsity Women’s Basketball
7:00 pm Homecoming Court Presentation
7:30 pm Varsity Men’s Basketball

Veterans Day Photos
Thank you again to all who participated in our Veterans Day program and breakfast.  Below is the link for the photos that were taken that day:

Veterans Day Photos

Yearbooks for each level are on sale through Jostens now.  LCS produces three different yearbooks, and direct links to purchase yours are below.  Pricing increases December 14.
Please note that students in both Lincolnton and Denver share a combined book at each level, so there is no need to differentiate between campuses.  

Yearbook Recognition Ads
Now is the time to start gathering those photos of your “babies” young and old.  In addition to high school seniors, elementary and middle school “graduates” will have the opportunity to be featured in the ads section of their respective yearbooks this year.  Go to Jostens.com to upload pictures, enter your message, choose your layout and pay for your ad.

LCS Fall HS Awards Night
December 3rd- 7pm in Machado Gymnasium (HS Fall athletes only, MS Fall awards night is in May).

Holy Angels Basketball Tournament
The men’s basketball team will be playing in the Holy Angels Hoops Tournament on Saturday December 1 at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte.  

Tickets are on sale now

Tickets are good for all 4 games on Saturday, plus a Charlotte Hornets game on January 17.  Proceeds go to support the Holy Angels Program out of Belmont, NC. Come out and support your Eagles and the Holy Angels.  For more information, contact Coach Gabriel.

Booster Wear
Booster Wear is now available – Jackets, fleece, t-shirts, hoodies, sweatpants, tanks, towels, blankets, hats and more.

Booster Wear can be purchased through this link or by going to the LCS website under Athletics/Boosters/LCS Booster Wear

Engaged Eagles  
Happy Thanksgiving!
On this Thanksgiving and every day, we are so incredibly thankful for our volunteers. Our Engaged Eagles are the backbone of our organization and we could not be as successful without the wonderful people who are a part of Lincoln Charter School.

Engaged Eagle Links: Volunteer NOW,  Volunteer Sign Up,  Parent Volunteer Information, and Log Your Hours,  Check back regularly for more opportunities.

Thank you
Thank you to all of those who helped show our teachers some appreciation this month.

Elementary Movie Night
Hotel Transylvania 3
Friday, November 30 for K-5th grades, 6:15 pm – 8 pm
Popcorn, chips, hot dogs, candy, and drinks will be sold,.
Elementary gym
Cost is $3 per child, or $5 per family for LCS elementary students only, payable at the door, no MPP.

Volunteers are needed!  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0c4fa5a92ba1ff2-elementary

Uniform Sale
The fall/winter uniform sale is set for Friday, November 30, 1:30-7:30 p.m. We still need volunteers https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0c4fa5a92ba1ff2-winter

Pancake Breakfast
Be on the look out after Thanksgiving for Signups for donations for the Middle School Pancake Breakfast.

Holiday Parties
Reminder that the December holiday parties for elementary grades are December 19  at 1 pm. The last day before the break is a full day of school this year.

Board Change
Welcome to Stefanie Helsel as the interim Fundraising Chair and to Erika Brown as the interim Middle School/ High School VP.

Parent Involvement has a direct impact on children’s success in school. We will be looking in December to build the Nomination Committee for the 2019-2020 PTO Board. Please consider how you can be involved.

Middle School Moments
8th Grade Atlanta Field Trip Updates
Due to low registration numbers our trip is still open to students. Directions on how to sign up are below:

We will apply the fundraiser money as soon as possible. We still have around 25 books that have not been returned. Please look around at home and ask your students to search lockers to see if they have any books that they have not returned. You may bring them to the MS/HS office to turn them in.

7th Grade Camp Weaver Trip
We are happy to announce that LCS will continue our partnership with the YMCA’s Camp Weaver for the 7th Grade Overnight trip.  The trip will be April 9-10 and include a trip to UNC Chapel Hill. More information pertaining to trip specifics will be released later this week.

High School Happenings
Under the Sea Homecoming Dance
Saturday, December 8th
7:30-10:30, Machado Gymnasium
Tickets available on MPP Nov. 13 – 30th at noon
$15.00 advance purchase
Semi-formal event, no jeans or shorts allowed
Click here for non-LCHS Guest Form


HS Mid-Terms

HS Mid-Terms will take place December 17th-19th.  For expectations and schedule please click here.


Phone Outage - Lincolnton Campus

The phones at the Lincolnton Campus are currently down. If you need immediate assistance please contact the Denver campus.