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Lincoln-Way East's Kris Fiore named Boys' High School Coach of the Year
Posted on: Friday, July 20, 2018
On July 19, 2018, Volleyball Magazine named Lincoln-Way East Head Boys Volleyball, Coach Kris Fiore, as the “Boys’ High School Coach of the Year.“ [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East AFJROTC takes third in national academic bowl
Posted on: Thursday, July 12, 2018
From June 22 through June 26, 2018, Lincoln-Way East Junior Air Force ROTC cadets attended the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl Championship (JLAP Championship) in Washington, D.C. The Griffins were invited to participate as one of only sixteen teams nationwide. Team members included seniors PJ Janicki, Kirsten Lutz, Paige Sackman and Alex Desjardins. Alternates Lexie Johnson and Jake Leonard also attended. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way student earns recognition at United States Naval Academy
Posted on: Monday, July 9, 2018
Although she has yet to determine her post-high school plans, Lincoln-Way East student Sydney Nekola has already made an impression on one prospective option. On June 7, 2018, Nekola received the Outstanding Candidate Award after attending Summer Seminar at the United States Naval Academy (USNA). [Read More]

Lincoln-Way cadets excel at summer leadership school
Posted on: Monday, July 9, 2018
From June 10 through June 16, 2018, Lincoln-Way students from the Air Force Junior ROTC programs at Lincoln-Way High schools successfully completed a week-long leadership school conducted at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Cadets endured intense physical training, leadership skill classes and drove determinedly through team-building activities.[Read More]

District 210 community members/businesses support Lincoln-Way Foundation through sponsorship
Posted on: Friday, July 6, 2018
On Friday, July 13, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Foundation for Educational Excellence will host their first annual Lincoln-Way Summer Fest. The event will run from 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. at CD & ME in Frankfort, Illinois, and is open to adults age 21 and over.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Music Departments to host local car washes
Posted on: Friday, June 29, 2018
On Saturday, June 30, 2018, each Lincoln-Way High School Music Department will host a car wash in order to benefit the Lincoln-Way Music Programs. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band to perform at Mokena Fourth of July Parade
Posted on: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Two years ago, members of the Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) united for their first public performance at the Mokena Fourth of July Parade. Musicians from four Lincoln-Way High Schools officially combined into one band, bringing their total count to just over 300 members.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band to perform at Chicago White Sox game
Posted on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
On Saturday, June 23, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) will perform the National Anthem at the Chicago White Sox game against the Oakland A’s. The game will take place at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago, Illinois. Nearly all musicians of the 300-member LWMB will perform on the field shortly before the game, which is scheduled to begin at 1:10 p.m. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Foundation Summer Fest to host two local bands
Posted on: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
On July 13, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Foundation for Educational Excellence will host their first annual Lincoln-Way Summer Fest. The event will run from 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. at CD & ME in Frankfort, Illinois, and is open to adults age 21 and over.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way cadets earn "Cadet of the Quarter" title
Posted on: Thursday, June 7, 2018
On May 3, 2018, the AFJROTC board met from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. to score cadet candidates for “Cadet of the Quarter.”[Read More]

Lincoln-Way West graduates Class of 2018
Posted on: Wednesday, June 6, 2018
On Thursday, May 31, 2018, senior Warriors filed across stage to collect their diplomas and shake hands with school board members, Superintendent Dr. R. Scott Tingley, and Principal Dr. Monica Schmitt.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central graduates Class of 2018
Posted on: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
On Wednesday, May 30, 2018, senior Knights filed across the stage to collect their diplomas and shake hands with school board members, Superintendent Dr. R. Scott Tingley and Principal Dr. Steven Provis.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East graduates Class of 2018
Posted on: Thursday, May 31, 2018
On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, senior Griffins filed across the stage to collect their diplomas and shake hands with school board members, Superintendent Dr. R. Scott Tingley and Principal Dr. Sharon Michalak.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Entrepreneurship students earn college credit
Posted on: Thursday, May 24, 2018
On Thursday, May 10, 2018, students in teacher Denise Budney’s Entrepreneurship class participated in the University of Iowa’s Exploring Entrepreneurship exam. The exam allows students to earn college credit through the University of Iowa before graduating from high school.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way alumni and Chicago Blackhawks alumni team up for a cause
Posted on: Thursday, May 24, 2018
On Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2, 2018 at three ice arenas (Arctic Ice Arena in Orland Park, MB Ice Arena in Chicago, and the Mount Prospect Ice Arena), over 30 alumni high school teams and 450 players will participate in the Illinois Alumni Hockey Tournament fundraiser. The proceeds will benefit a local organization: the Westside Foundation. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central student exhibits dinosaur sized determination
Posted on: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
On May 30, Lincoln-Way Central senior Zachary Dundek will join his classmates as he walks across the stage to receive his diploma. Like many of his fellow Knights, Dundek has plans to attend college. Unlike many of his fellow Knights, Dundek’s wardrobe choice for graduation will be sure to include a dinosaur, a tradition that began over 14 years ago.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East students present findings at Argonne National Laboratory
Posted on: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
On Tuesday May 8, 2018, Lincoln-Way East students in the Exemplary Student Research Program (ESRP) group held their final meeting through the Argonne National Laboratory in DuPage County, Illinois. The laboratory is a science and engineering research laboratory operated by the U.S. Department of Energy.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way students honored for excellence in German proficiency
Posted on: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
On April 19 and April 20, 2018 Lincoln-Way students enrolled in German at Lincoln-Way East and Lincoln-Way West participated in the National German Exam for Level 1. Students Catherine Golchini, Noah Mize and Jacob Welker earned high achievement on the exam, receiving the Gold Award.[Read More]

A century’s worth of driving experience retires from Lincoln-Way Transportation
Posted on: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Many school districts throughout the US are experiencing a shortage of bus drivers, and Lincoln-Way is no exception. At the end of the year, District 210 will lose 101 years’ worth of driving experience from just six members of their staff.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central Social Science Department names Students of the Year
Posted on: Friday, May 18, 2018
Since 2007, the Lincoln-Way Central Social Science Department has gathered to honor seniors who exemplify integrity, hard work, fun and love of history. Each spring, students and staff gather to recognize and celebrate these outstanding students.[Read More]



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