News Posts


Week of May 2, 2022
Topics Included Below

  • Building News
  • Parent Tip 
  • District News 
  • Important Upcoming Dates 

Building News
It’s almost time for our 5th Grade Showcase - May 18!
Mark your calendars for our 5th Grade Showcase. Students will be sharing some of their learning from the year, perform songs they have been working on in Music, and we’ll end the night with our Talent Show! 

5th Grade Family Chicago Dog’s Game May 19

Save the date for a night of 5th grade fun at the Chicago Dogs game! Thanks to Rachel Moorhead and Jackie Smith for organizing and to Jen Kramer for all the Lincoln PTA support. More details will follow but be sure to mark your calendars now!

Parent Tip
Hard to believe that we are just weeks away from the end of your child’s 5th grade year. Bark has some great tips to prepare for the transition to middle school!

District/Local Communications
All-D205 Band Festival

The All-District Band Festival is Monday, May 16 at York High School at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:15 for this FREE concert. All are invited! 

Check out the variety of summer programs now available!!

Sign up now! EC-8 programs will begin on June 6, 2022, and run through June 30, 2022, with no programming on Fridays. Since there is no school on Monday, June 20, 2022 (state and federal holiday), school will be in session on Friday, June 24, 2022. Additional information and registration is available at this link. Summer programs are open to all families.

Looking for local events and opportunities for your child to get involved around town? Check out our D205 Virtual Backpack for some great resources!

Upcoming Dates

May 2 - Teacher Appreciation Week
May 4 & 5 -MAP testing
May 9 - Candor Health Presentations 1:00 pm
May 11- Late Arrival
May 13 -DARE in classrooms AM
May 16 - 4th and 5th Grade Band students attend York Rehearsal
May 18- DARE in classrooms AM
             - 5th Grade Showcase 5-6:30 pm
May 19 - Transition to Bryan Middle School, students only - 2:00 pm
May 23 - DARE in classrooms AM
May 26 -5th Grade Field Day (PM)
May 27- Last Day for Students 8:15-1:15 (Grab-n-go Lunch provided)
              - 5th Grade Promotion 
May 31 -Teacher Work day (Last Day for Staff)

For more information from previous weeks, and for construction updates, please click here for the Lincoln website.

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