From the principals office:
Welcome to Sparta Lincoln School! We hope that you find the information on this website helpful.
Sparta Lincoln School provides academic instruction to students ages Pre-K to grade 8 in a safe environment to become responsible and respectful members of the Sparta, IL community.
Amy Price, Principal
Sparta Lincoln Parents, if you have office business in the morning, please park in the front lot and come into the building using the main office doors. We would love to see all of our parents, however we are trying to ensure safety for all students.
All visitors and guests required to check in with the main office when entering the building.
Thank you for understanding.
NOTE: Every Wednesdays are 2:00pm dismissal.
Visiting our school:
Snapshots of SLS:
Talent showcase permission slips are available in the art room and in the office. The Talent showcase tryouts will take place on Monday, December 2nd-Friday, December 6th at 7:30am in the music room. (Mrs. Baird's room) Students wishing to tryout should have their permission slip with them when they try out. The talent showcase will be on Friday, December 20th at 8:45am in the GYM.
Our annual canned food drive will take place from Monday, December 2nd-Friday, December 6th. Be sure to bring in nonperishable goods for our local food pantry. - Thank you Jr. Beta.
Sparta Community Unit School District #140
School Calendar 2019-2020
Aug. 12 Teacher Institute
Aug 13 Teacher Institute
Aug. 14 Students in attendance
Sep. 2 Labor Day ~ No School
Oct. 11 Teacher Institute
Oct. 14 Columbus Day ~ No School
Oct. 11 End of 1st Quarter ~ 41 Days of Attendance
Oct. 15 Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-7 p.m. ~ 2p.m. Dismissal
Oct. 17 Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-7 p.m. ~ 2p.m. Dismissal
Oct. 18 No School
Nov. 11 Veterans Day Observed ~ No School
Nov. 26 Early Dismissal 2 p.m. for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 27 - 29 Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 2 Classes Resume
Dec. 20 End of 2nd Quarter ~ 44 Days of Attendance
End of 1st Semester ~ 85 Days
Dec. 20 Early Dismissal 2 p.m. for Winter Break
Dec. 23 – Jan. 3 Winter Break
Jan. 6 Classes Resume
Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Day ~ No School
Feb. 11 Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-7 p.m. ~ 2 p.m. Dismissal
Feb. 13 Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-7 p.m. ~ 2 p.m. Dismissal
Feb. 14 No School
Feb. 17 Presidents’ Day ~ No School
Mar. 2 Casimir Pulaski Day ~ No School
Mar. 6 End of 3rd Quarter ~ 41 Days of Attendance
Apr. 8 Early Dismissal 2 p.m. for Spring Break
Apr. 9 – Apr. 13 Spring Break
Apr. 14 Classes Resume
May 20 Last Day of School
May 28 End of 4th Quarter ~ 50 Days of Attendance
End of 2nd Semester ~ 91 Days*
Note: School will dismiss at 2 p.m. every Wednesday
*This calendar includes 5 emergency days. If no emergency days are used, the last day for students and teachers will be May 20. For each emergency day used, the calendar will be extended by one day up to a maximum of 5 days. In the event all 5 emergency days are used, the last day will be May 28
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