Thank you to Beth Hendon and Karen Benson for putting together a wonderful staff appreciation week last week. What fun they all had!!!! Thanks to all the volunteers that donated items and time during the week to make it a success.
Lines’ awesome annual Field Day
Calling all volunteers! SAVE THE DATE for Lines’ awesome annual Field Day, Wednesday, May 31st. What better way to welcome the end of the school year and the start of summer than with your student(s)! Look for the Sign Up Genius coming out later this week and please join us on the last day of school for a day of fun, sun, and celebration. Grab a friend (or two) and volunteer for a shift (or two). You don’t want to miss this all school event! Stay tuned!
Cub Scout Year End Celebration
Cub Scout Pack 288 will hold a year-end event on Monday, May 22nd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the Lines Multi-Purpose Room. The event will celebrate the scouts and this year’s activities and advancements. Also planned is a fun-filled performance by a juggler/stilt-walker guaranteed to keep the kids enthralled.
All Cub Scouts and any other boys who will be in first through fifth grade next year are invited to attend the event with a parent to learn more about what the Cub Scouts have done this year and enjoy the show. Siblings are welcome, too!
Thank you to everyone who has submitted forms and money for the 2016-2017 Lines Media Center Birthday Book Club! We had 16 participants in April. Some of the titles selected by the April birthday children were: Baby Turtles, Dino-racing, and Just My Rotten Luck.
For the year, we have had over 200 participants! Thank you so much for your support!!
Children with May birthdays, there is still time to join. Happy Birthday!
Students can buy a beautiful potted flower for that special mom, aunt, grandma, neighbor or friend in their life! FRIDAY, MAY 12 - small flowering plants will be available for students to purchase for $4 each. Cash or checks made payable to Lines PTO.
BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY
TODAY, Wednesday, May 10, is National Bike to School Day. All Lines students are encouraged to hop on their bikes and ride to school! Live to far to bike? Meet a friend at a closer location! The Barrington Police Department will be at Lines to register bicycles and representatives from Village CycleSport will be on hand for helmet & bicycle safety checks. We will also have a bicycle decorating center. Activities start at 8:20 on the blacktop. Grab some friends and RIDE TO SCHOOL - TODAY! Questions?
What did Earth Celebrations look like at Lines? Green Club Gardened, we collected toys and clothes for re-use, teachers received indoor planting kits, we recycled and used less plastic, Green Corner became filled with posters, pictures and drawing from kids. This past week Ms. Katie from SWANCC came and did a fun presentation for all 2nd graders to learn about the three R’s and how to care for the Earth just a little more. Mr. Luedtke won the most weight in bags brought in and the class will be enjoying a pizza party on the 15th!! North Barrington's Bag Challenge is this week so we will find out what school won very soon! (Winner is judged by weight of during one week.) Thanks to all who participated!!
Enjoy the pictures!
5th Grade Memory Night
Memory Night is just around the corner on Tuesday May 23rd at 7:30. All 5th Graders and their families are invited to share in the celebration. There will be songs performed by all the 5th Graders, a video production and refreshments. Grandparents are welcome to come as well.
Lines running club
LINES ON THE RUN IS SO MUCH FUN! Lines students have been having a great time at Lines Running Club playing games and getting exercise before school!
YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN US ON
WEDNESDAYS AND FRIDAYS AT 8:20 LINES BLACKTOP
APRIL 19 - MAY 24
ALL LINES STUDENTS, STAFF AND FAMILIES ARE WELCOME!
Students K-2 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian.
We need parent volunteers to help make Running Club a success! Please email Tricia Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to help out!
REGISTER NOW….Got2Run for Education is May 20!
We are just 2 weeks until the 6th Annual Got2Run For Education!! Last year we had over 70 participants from Lines School! Can we get to 100? Lines School will receive a sizable check from Got2Run in return! Lines Students will be joining with Hough Street & Sunny Hill Schools before the run.
If you would like to run and need some financial assistance Lines on the Run would like to sponsor you. Please contact Mr. K at email@example.com
I'll let the pictures speak for themselves but I would call it a success!!!!
Thank you to all the parents allowed your children to come to the first and possibly annual LINES MUD RUN! I want to also thank all the parents that helped out especially Tricia Johnson for all her work this year with Lines on the Run and Bob Lee for all the wonderful pictures of this event. I am blessed to be the face of the program but it would not happen with out the support I receive from this great community. Enjoy the pictures and thanks again!!!
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