8/28 Lincoln PTO Newsletter

We hope your back to school week experience has been smooth and that your children are settling in to their new routines and getting acquainted with their new teachers.

Lincoln Links Evening for New Families

New Lincoln families are invited to join the Lincoln Staff and the PTO for a welcome evening this Thursday, August 29 at 7PM in the Auditorium.

Deadline to sign up for Fun Lunch is Friday, August 30th at Midnight.

The first Fun Lunch is this Friday 8/30 and it’s a FREE PIZZA lunch.  Students will receive 1 slice of Domino’s cheese pizza, so parents, please pack extra food for hungry kids!

FLIP is the Foreign Language Introductory Program.  The PTO provides 4 extra curricular languages:  Spanish, French, Italian and Chinese.  Classes are once a week, before school, after school, or during the lunch hour.  See specifics about classes and times on the PTO Web Store.  FLIP classes begin on Tuesday Sept. 10th. Deadline to sign up is Friday, Sept. 6th.


Whether you’re a working parent or you stay at home, there are many opportunities for you to volunteer at Lincoln School. You can be a class parent,  assist with fun lunch once a month on Friday, or make pancakes for our annual pancake breakfast, just to list a few opportunities. Sign ups are open starting today using the Lincoln Sign Up Genius Page. Come take a look to find the right volunteer opportunity to fit your schedule.

New Brownie troops at Lincoln for 1st and 2nd Grade Girls!
Two new Girl Scout troops will be starting this fall at Lincoln School: a Daisy troop for girls in first grade and a Brownie troop for girls in second grade.

Second grade girls and their parents are invited to a welcome session on September 9th from 6:30-7:30pm in Room 5/Mayer. We will be meeting on Monday evenings and welcome new members! Questions? Contact Lurana Brown (luranajbrown AT yahoo.com/630-310-1501) or Katie Moroney (moroneykatie AT yahoo.com/708-771-2667).

Stay tuned for the date of an informational meeting for first grade girls in next week’s newsletter or contact Vanessa Druckman (vanessadruckman AT gmail.com/708-689-0878)

And a few other events to mark your calendars now…..

Lincoln Open House is Thursday, Sept. 19th at 7pm.

Lincoln Movie Night is Friday, Sept. 20th Rain or Shine!