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Lincoln-Way West names Illinois State Scholars
Posted on: Thursday, January 18, 2018
On January 17, 2018, Lincoln-Way West hosted a breakfast to recognize their Illinois State Scholars. Nearly 80 students attended the event to be recognized for their superior academic performance. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Orchesis to perform Dance Concert
Posted on: Thursday, January 18, 2018
On Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27, Lincoln-Way East dancers will perform the East Orchesis Dance Concert entitled “Orchesis: Musical Edition.” The shows will begin at 7 p.m. in the Lincoln-Way East Fine Arts Center. Tickets will be sold at the box office a half hour prior to each show. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students. Children age three and under will gain free admittance. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Science Department to host science night for future Griffins
Posted on: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the Lincoln-Way East Science Department will host their "Griffins Growing STEM" night for students from Frankfort School District 157-C and Summit Hill School District 161. The event is for children in kindergarten through fourth grade, and will be held from 4:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Parents should enter the building through Door 1 near the front office at Lincoln-Way East, and bring their children to the cafeteria to meet. Parents are required to stay in the building as their child participates in the activities. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West students participate in annual Bridge Building Competition
Posted on: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
In mid-December, Lincoln-Way students from all three schools began participating in the annual Bridge Building Competition. Students placed weight onto each bridge to test its strength, allowing the contest to recognize individuals who could best design, construct and test the most efficient bridge within given specifications. Efficiency is determined by dividing the mass held by the mass of the bridge. [Read More]

District 210 to hold "State of the District" in late January
Posted on: Tuesday, January 9, 2018
On Thursday, January 25, 2018, Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 will hold its first annual “State of the District” in the Lincoln-Way Central Fine Arts Center. The event will begin at 7 p.m. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Preschool Programs to open registration for Early Childhood Education classes
Posted on: Thursday, January 4, 2018
Registration for Lincoln-Way High Schools 2018-2019 preschool programs, sponsored by the Family and Consumer Sciences Early Childhood Education classes, will be held on Monday, February 5 at the following times:[Read More]

Lincoln-Way cadets volunteer through the holidays
Posted on: Friday, December 29, 2017
On Saturday, December 16, 2017, the veterans’ graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery were honored at the annual “Wreaths Across America” wreath-laying event; the event took place at National Cemeteries across the country. The event was established to honor and remember veterans from each branch of the military, as well as the prisoners of war and those missing in action.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central students participate in annual Bridge Building Competition
Posted on: Thursday, December 28, 2017
In mid-December, Lincoln-Way students from all three schools began participating in the annual Bridge Building Competition. Students placed weight onto each bridge to test its strength, allowing the contest to recognize individuals who could best design, construct and test the most efficient bridge within given specifications. Efficiency is determined by dividing the mass held by the mass of the bridge. All students are encouraged to participate regardless of grade level. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East students participate in annual Bridge Building Competition
Posted on: Thursday, December 28, 2017
In mid-December, Lincoln-Way students from all three schools began participating in the annual Bridge Building Competition. Students placed weight onto each bridge to test its strength, allowing the contest to recognize individuals who could best design, construct and test the most efficient bridge within given specifications. Efficiency is determined by dividing the mass held by the mass of the bridge. All students are encouraged to participate regardless of grade level. [Read More]

Special visitors attend Lincoln-Way Animal World classes
Posted on: Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Shortly before Lincoln-Way students took final exams, teacher Patricia Nugent scheduled a special visit for her Animal World classes. Cheri Johnson, Executive Assistant to Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow, brought two service dogs to Nugent’s Animal World class at Lincoln-Way Central and Lincoln-Way East. Assistant State’s Attorney Chris Vukmir also brought a service dog to Nugent’s Lincoln-Way West Animal World class. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band to host first Tournament of Roses fundraiser
Posted on: Friday, December 22, 2017
The Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) is excited to announce their first LWMB fundraiser for the 2019 Tournament of Roses trip.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East football players honored in December Signing Day Ceremony
Posted on: Friday, December 22, 2017
In the first-ever Lincoln-Way East NCAA December early signing day, parents, coaches, teammates, friends, and teachers gathered to recognize four Griffin football players for their commitment to compete in athletics at the collegiate level. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band selected to participate in Rose Bowl Parade
Posted on: Saturday, September 30, 2017
On Wednesday, September 27, 2017 members of the Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) received some exciting news from their band directors. After practice, the musicians gathered in the Lincoln-Way Central Auditorium, where each member was handed a single red rose as they viewed a video announcing their invitation to the 130th Annual Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade, to be held on January 1, 2019.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Foundation donates over $5K to Lincoln-Way Transition Program
Posted on: Monday, December 18, 2017
On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Lincoln-Way Foundation Director Bob Kennedy presented the Lincoln-Way Transition Program with a check for $5,670. Director of Special Services, Mary Harrison, and Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Tim Reilly, stood with students of the Transition Program to accept the donation.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way community leaders reconvene for strategic planning
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
On the evening of Thursday, December 14, 2017, leaders in the Lincoln-Way District 210 community met at Lincoln Way East High School to again participate in a strategic planning process. After the regular Board of Education meeting, volunteers gathered to hear updates and offer suggestions regarding goal progress in six key focus areas.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way West student elected as Lieutenant Governor for Key Club
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
For the first time in school history, a Lincoln-Way West student has been elected to the Lieutenant Governor’s post of Key Club Division 23 of the Illinois-Eastern Iowa District. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central, East and West teachers attend science conferences
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
On Friday, November 10 and Saturday, November 11, 2017, seven Lincoln-Way teachers attended the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) in Milwaukee, WI. Collaborative teachers Rachel Beattie (West), Nicole Cashen (East), Liz Conroy (East), Lauren Gbur (Central), Liz Hamann (Central), Carlie Premo (East), and Jami Voliva (East) joined the conference. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West to host Winter Baseball Camp
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
On December 26, 27, and 28 of 2017, Lincoln-Way West High School will host a Baseball Camp for grades 1-8. Participants will practice offensive and defensive skills. Players will practice:[Read More]

Lincoln-Way students raise over $10,000 in donations to Pennies for Patients
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
Beginning October 23, 2017, students from Lincoln-Way high schools participated in the “Pennies for Patients” initiative. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central 1962 alum honored with Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal
Posted on: Friday, December 15, 2017
Lincoln-Way Central class of 1962 alum, Johan Reinhard, was selected to be this year’s Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal winner. Reinhard is an Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society, and a world-acclaimed explorer and anthropologist who is being recognized for his life-long commitment to the welfare of mountain people.[Read More]



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