Principal’s Corner

Amy Skirvin, Principal

“Happy Friday!” – updated November 26, 2019

Good Things/New Stuff

 

  • Challenge Day is HERE! Students register at 8:15AM the day they are assigned and participate all day. Lunch is provided for all students and adult volunteers. 
    • All juniors and seniors must be at school by 8:15AM to be able to register and participate in Challenge Day on Monday December 2nd. 
    • Freshmen and Sophomores must be in school by 8:15AM on Tuesday December 3rd
    • Middle school students must be in school by 8:15AM on Wednesday December 4th
    • We will be on an assembly schedule on Thursday December 5th to wrap up Challenge Day. 

 

  • Students have an opportunity to visit Oregon State University on Monday December 9th. There are limited seats, please contact Mrs. Krouse for field trip permission forms.

 

  • Middle School and High School students are competing in a building-wide can food drive. Both schools are competing against Toledo Jr/Sr High School! Bring in your can foods starting December 2nd until December 13th. We are “Fighting for the Fish!”

 

  • There is a JOY Field Trip on Dec 4 Leaving at 2PM. See Ms. Dean for information. 

 

  • Winter Sports Pictures for middle school girls basketball and high school basketball and wrestling is on Thursday Dec 5th. 

 

  • Cap and Gown Orders for seniors will take place at lunch on Friday Dec 6. 

 

Reminders/Old Stuff:

 

  • Middle School Boys Basketball: Please ensure to have an updated sports physical and all online registration completed before winter break. Athletes will begin their first practice on Monday January 6th right after school. This is the day we return from winter break.

 

Counselor Corner:

 

  • The FAFSA is open. The FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.   If your student is a senior and considering attending community college or a 4 year school, you should complete the FAFSA now.  The website is: fafsa.ed.gov We will have an information session during conferences for any interested parents to go over the FAFSA.  log on to fafsa.ed.gov to begin the process today!

 

Scholarship Information: 

 

  • 2020 Oregon Community Leadership Scholarship application is now live: http://harringtonfamilyfoundation.slideroom.com Established in 2014 by Oregon native and former NFL quarterback, Joey Harrington, the four-year renewable scholarship is awarded each spring to four Oregon high school students who are emerging leaders and plan to continue their education at an in-state college or trade school. Four scholarships will be issued for the 2020/21 academic year. Each scholarship is worth $4,000 per year for a total commitment of $16,000 per student. To learn more about HFF’s mission visit harringtonfamilyfoundation.org. To be considered, applicants must submit a completed application online, which includes a one-page personal essay and two letters of recommendation. Transcripts are not required, nor requested by HFF. There is no application fee. The application deadline for the 2020 academic year is March 6, 2020. Scholarship recipients will be notified via phone by the first week of April 2020. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Madeline Guzzo: madeline@harringtonfamilyfoundation.org

 

  • It is with great pleasure that Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility announces our twelfth annual Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship. Any 11th or 12th grade Oregon high school student may enter by submitting an original essay, poem, or narrative work of 600 words or less in response to the following question: “How would an effective movement for climate justice benefit immigrant communities?” Entry forms, suggested resources, and all peace writing scholarship details can be found on our website. Submissions may be sent via the website’s Google Form (preferred), email, or postal mail and are due by 5:00 PM on Monday, March 2nd, 2020. A panel of judges comprised of local writers, activists, and distinguished community members will select the winning entries. The first prize winner will receive a scholarship award of $1,000, the second $750, and the third $500. Oregon PSR will host an awards ceremony in April in Portland to honor the scholarship winners and hear from a keynote speaker. For more than thirty years, we have worked to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival, guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health. We are sponsoring this writing scholarship to encourage Oregon’s youth to consider their leadership role in promoting a more healthy, just, and peaceful world. 

 

Upcoming Events:

  • Can Food Drive Dec 2-13 vs Toledo Jr/Sr
  • OSU Field Trip – Krouse Dec 9
  • School Board Meeting Dec 10 6:30PM @ Newport HS
  • Winter Break Dec 23 – Jan 3
  • MS Boys Basketball Practice Starts – Jan 6
  • School Board Meeting Jan 14 6:30PM @ Yaquina View
  • 7th/8th Basketball Tournament – Jan 19 & 20
  • MLK No School – Jan 20
  • Winter Concert and Fundraiser – Jan 23
  • Finals Week – Jan 27-30
  • End of semester – Jan 30
  • No School – Records Day – Jan 31
  • WHS Booster Auction – Feb 1
  • Second Semester Begins – Feb 3

 

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Mrs. Amy Skirvin

amy.skirvin@lincoln.k12.or.us

541-563-3243 x 310 Office

503-935-6643 Cell

 

Below are the High School and Middle School Sports Schedules. For a more accurate high school schedule please visit http://www.osaa.org/schools/271 

*Schedule is likely to have adjustments. Contests may be modified, added, or cancelled. Please contact the coach if there are any questions. 

 

MS Girls Basketball Schedule *DRAFT (subject to change) – UPDATED Nov 8th

Dec 3 – @ North Bend 4/5:15PM Depart 1:15PM

Dec 6-7 – @ Siuslaw Tourney Depart Time 10:30AM

Dec 9 – @ Bandon 4/5:15PM Depart 12:45PM

Dec 11 – vs Siuslaw 4/5:15PM

Dec 12 – @ Coquille 4/5:15PM Depart 1PM

Dec 16 – vs Myrtle Point 4/5:15PM

 

HS Girls Basketball Schedule

Dec 4 – vs Perrydale

Dec 6 – vs Pacific/Powers

Dec 10 – @ Creswell

Dec 12 – vs Scio

Dec 14 – @ Yamhill-Carlton

Dec 17 – @ Monroe

Dec 20-21 – @ Willamina Tournament

Jan 2-4 – @ Toledo Tournament

Jan 7 – @ Bandon

Jan 10 – @ Gold Beach

Jan 13 – vs Toledo

Jan 15 – vs Coquille

Jan 17 – @ Reedsport

Jan 21 – vs Taft

Jan 24 – @ Myrtle Point

Jan 28 – vs Bandon

Jan 31 – vs Gold Beach

Feb 4 – @ Toledo

Feb 7 – @ Coquille 

Feb 11 – vs Reedsport

Feb 17 – vs Myrtle Point

 

HS Boys Basketball Schedule

Dec 4 – vs Perrydale

Dec 10 – @ Creswell

Dec 12 – vs Scio

Dec 14 – @ Yamhill-Carlton

Dec 17 – @ Monroe

Dec 20-21 – @ Willamina Tournament

Jan 2-4 – @ Toledo Tournament

Jan 7 – @ Bandon

Jan 10 – @ Gold Beach

Jan 13 – vs Toledo

Jan 15 – vs Coquille

Jan 17 – @ Reedsport

Jan 21 – vs Taft

Jan 24 – @ Myrtle Point

Jan 28 – vs Bandon

Jan 31 – vs Gold Beach

Feb 4 – @ Toledo

Feb 7 – @ Coquille 

Feb 11 – vs Reedsport

Feb 17 – vs Myrtle Point

 

HS Wrestling Schedule Click on link to go to Waldport Trackwrestling page for schedule

Dec 6 – @ Harrisburg Dawson Tournament

Dec 14 – @ Central Linn Tournament

Dec 21 – @ Myrtle Point

Jan 4 – @ Reedsport Tournament

Jan 11 – @ Toledo Tournament

Jan 18 – @ Lutz (Siuslaw) Tournament TBD

Jan 21 – @ Taft Invitational

Jan 22 – @ Coquille Duels

Jan 25 – @ Willamette Tournament

Jan 31 – @ Santiam 

Feb 7 – @ Neah-Kah-Nie

Feb 14/15 – @ Vernonia 

Feb 28/29 – @ State Championships