Lincoln Weekly Announcements 2017-08-18

Academics Lincoln Elementary

Lincoln Families - We are excited to begin a new school year filled with learning! Are you ready? You should have received an email with classroom assignments this afternoon. If you did not, please contact us!

A few important dates to begin the year for your planning:

8.22 - Backpack Night 5:00-6:30 PM

8.24 - Dismissal at 1:50 PM

8.25 - Dismissal at 1:50 PM

8.28 - 1:50 PM student dismissal, Input Conferences 2:15-6:15 PM

8.29 -  1:50 PM student dismissal, Input Conferences 2:15-6:15 PM

8.30 - 1:50 PM student dismissal

8.31 - Begin regular dismissal time, 3:45 PM

9.4 - No School

How will we sign up for Input Conferences? During Backpack Night, please visit our Cafeteria to sign up for Input Conferences. We will have both our class lists and sign up sheets available. Our Specials staff will be available to help families. This is a change from our original plan.

A few additional reminders (if needed):

When can I pay my school fees? You may pay school fees online or in the building now. Directions can be found here.

How do we sign up for transportation to or from school? You may request transportation using this form.

How do I complete a free or reduced meals application? Please visit this page for the applications.

If I would like to connect with our school nurse about health needs, how should I get in contact with them since we are not having a physical registration? We would encourage you to communicate with our Nurse, Janet Williams, by email. Her email is

How can I get involved? We welcome your involvement in our school and look forward to partnering with families! If you would like to help, please consider volunteering in a classroom, supporting PALS (Parents and Lincoln School), helping Farm to School or many other available opportunities. To begin the year, we will ask all volunteers to complete a Volunteer Information form before beginning. These are available in our office.

Last, please review this handout on arrival and dismissal to help maintain safety as we begin the school year.

See you next week!