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Guest speaker and interactive lab apply LWW classroom lessons to the real world
Posted on: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Lincoln-Way West parent and pediatrician Dr. Douglas Bierma visited Honors Biology and Anatomy and Physiology classes for the seventh year in a row.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East debuts first-ever "Road to Reality"
Posted on: Friday, April 13, 2018
On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, Lincoln-Way East will present the consequences of drinking and driving in their first-ever “Road to Reality” performance. During Prom Week, the Griffins invite all students, parents, teachers and staff to attend the educational tour. While the event has taken place at Lincoln-Way Central and Lincoln-Way West, this will be the first year that the Griffins perform.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band announces 2018-2019 Drum Majors
Posted on: Friday, April 13, 2018
Today, April 13, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) is proud to announce its Drum Majors of the 2018-2019 season. Hailey Woock (Lincoln-Way West), Alex Guzzo (Lincoln-Way East), Nick Forlenza (Lincoln-Way East), Jessica Lyons (Lincoln-Way Central) and Madisen Tomaszewski (Lincoln-Way West) were chosen from a group of 17 musicians who applied for the highly coveted positions.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central science students team up
Posted on: Friday, April 13, 2018
On Friday, April 6, 2018, Lincoln-Way Central seniors in AP Environmental Science classes worked with freshmen Knights in Environmental Biology classes in order to prepare them for upcoming lessons. Seniors Tyler De Young, Jennifer Goich, Victoria Hatch, Jake Ignelzi, Mike Pomeroy and Justin Thorpe created activities, games and discussions regarding climate change in order to give freshmen a “jump start” on their fourth quarter unit lessons.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central Music Department to perform "Shrek The Musical"
Posted on: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
During the first weekend of May, the Lincoln-Way Central Music Department will present their spring musical, “Shrek The Musical,” in the Lincoln-Way Central Fine Arts Center. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Music Department to perform "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
Posted on: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
During the last weekend of April, the Lincoln-Way East Music Department will present their spring musical based on the Victor Hugo novel and songs from the Disney animated feature, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” The performances will take place in the Lincoln-Way East Fine Arts Auditorium. Tickets can be ordered online by visiting www.lwemusic.org. Tickets are also available at the box office one hour prior to each performance. The shows will take place on:[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East students establish STAR Club
Posted on: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
In December of 2017, Lincoln-Way East juniors Megan Walsh and Sage Sasso approached Reading Department Chair Erin Venezio about a growing idea; the students wanted to create a club to provide tutoring and academic study tables for their fellow Griffins. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West Music Department to perform "Fiddler on the Roof"
Posted on: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
During the second weekend of April, the Lincoln-Way West Music Department will present their spring musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” in the Lincoln-Way West auditorium. Tickets can be ordered online by visiting www.lwwmusic.org. Tickets are also available at the box office one hour prior to each performance. The shows will take place on:[Read More]

Lincoln-Way students/advisor shine at District Convention Leadership Conference
Posted on: Friday, April 6, 2018
From Friday, March 9 to Sunday, March 11, 2018, the Illinois-Eastern Iowa District of Key Club International (referred to as the I-I District) held its annual Leadership Conference and District Convention at the Crown Plaza in Springfield, Illinois. Each year at the event, elections are held for various positions on the Executive Board as new divisional Lieutenant Governors are sworn in. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way science students participate in hands-on learning
Posted on: Friday, April 6, 2018
Over the past two decades, Lincoln-Way District 210 has supported a motivating and experiential Anatomy & Physiology Medical (A&P Medical) class. This class has worked closely with the Lincoln-Way community by fostering relationships with nearby hospitals, including Presence St. Joseph, St. James, and Silver Cross. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West students excel in 14-hour MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge
Posted on: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
From March 3 to March 4, 2018, ten Lincoln-Way West seniors competed in the annual MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge (M3C). The M3C is a national competition for high school juniors and seniors and is sponsored by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Two teams of five students entered the competition in an effort to win the $100,000 scholarship. This year, 912 teams from around the country participated in the M3C competition. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way students named National Merit Finalists
Posted on: Monday, April 2, 2018
In mid-January, Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 recognized 35 total students in a special ceremony for outstanding academic performance based on the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) requirements. Of the 35 students, 31 earned Commended status and four earned Semifinalist status. After celebrating their Semifinalist status in January, students Alexandria Krupske (Lincoln-Way West), Taylor Lenburg (Lincoln-Way Central), Lucas Nienhouse (Lincoln-Way East) and Karnap Patel (Lincoln-Way East), each submitted an application for Finalist status. Despite the competitiveness of the NMSC program, all four advanced as Finalists. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West Baseball Team kicks off spring season by volunteering
Posted on: Thursday, March 29, 2018
With the start of the season and state testing quickly approaching, members of the Lincoln-Way West Baseball Team used what little free time they had available in order to serve their community. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way students earn perfect ACT scores
Posted on: Thursday, March 29, 2018
Although Lincoln-Way West junior Kyle Auchstetter was expecting to do well on his first ACT exam, he says he was surprised when he saw just how well he had performed on his first attempt; he received a score of 35, just one point away from a perfect 36. Auchstetter had taken a practice class in the fall before taking his first ACT exam in December of 2017.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central hosts "Wellness Week"
Posted on: Friday, March 23, 2018
From Monday, March 19 through Friday, March 23, Lincoln-Way Central Pupil Personnel Services (PPS) Department hosted their first “Wellness Week.” The PPS Department partnered with various student organizations to encourage the Knights to focus on health, helpfulness and happiness.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way cadets earn "Cadet of the Quarter" title
Posted on: Friday, March 23, 2018
On March 1, 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]

LWC to host Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival, world premiere of commissioned pieces
Posted on: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
From Friday, March 23 – Sunday, March 25, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Central Music Department will host the 26th Annual Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival. The annual festival features performances by collegiate and high school guitar ensembles from across the Midwest. [Read More]

The President’s Own Marine Band Jazz Combo performs at Lincoln-Way
Posted on: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
On Monday, March 19, 2018, the Lincoln-Way District 210 jazz band students were treated to a special performance by The President's Own Marine Band Jazz Combo from Washington, D.C. The performance took place at Lincoln-Way Central High School in the Fine Arts Center.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way West student wins logo design contest for new Lincoln-Way Foundation event
Posted on: Friday, March 16, 2018
On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, senior Alina Park’s design was chosen as the winning logo for the Lincoln-Way Foundation’s upcoming first-time event: Summer Fest. Lincoln-Way Foundation Director Bob Kennedy arrived at Lincoln-Way West to surprise Park among her peers during her art class.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Half Marathon offers virtual running option
Posted on: Friday, March 16, 2018
The second annual Lincoln-Way Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. The race will be hosted by the Lincoln-Way High School District 210 Foundation for Educational Excellence, and will offer a “virtual runner” option for those who would simply like to donate. Virtual runners will receive a sticker showing their support of the Lincoln-Way Foundation Half Marathon, and are invited to cheer for other runners along the route, as well as attend the post-race celebration.[Read More]



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