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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]

Lincoln-Way East entrepreneur excited to elevate local impact
Posted on: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Over the past six years, Ryan Hesslau has spent the majority of his free time focusing on a "do good" mission. After graduating from college last week, he is excited to make that mission his full-time job.[Read More]

District 210 students earn over $1.7 million in scholarships
Posted on: Friday, May 11, 2018
District 210 Scholarship Nights kicked off on Monday, May 7, 2018 at Lincoln-Way Central, followed by Lincoln-Way West on Tuesday, May 8 and wrapped up with Lincoln-Way East on Wednesday, May 9. Between all three schools, 389 graduating seniors were awarded $1,737,995. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West athletes celebrate Spring Signing Day
Posted on: Friday, May 11, 2018
On Wednesday, May 9, 2018, student-athletes were honored in the Warriors Lodge of Lincoln-Way West High School. The Spring Signing Day Ceremony is an event that recognizes student-athletes who have committed to play a sport at the collegiate level. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West student wins scholarship for language immersion camp
Posted on: Thursday, May 10, 2018
On April 17, 2018, the Swiss Benevolent Society of Chicago notified Lincoln-Way West student Adriana Zuniga that she had been chosen as a winner of a scholarship to a one-week French Language Immersion Program at the Concordia Villages. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central Best Buddies recognized as an Illinois' Rookie Chapter of the Year
Posted on: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
On Saturday, May 5, 2018, the Lincoln-Way Central Best Buddies Chapter was recognized as one of only two Illinois’ Rookie Chapters of the Year. The chapter was recognized during the Friendship Walk, an annual event that allows all Best Buddies chapters in northern Illinois to gather at the Brookfield Zoo. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East students excel in state reading program
Posted on: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Each school year, Lincoln-Way students are encouraged to participate in “Read for a Lifetime,” (RFAL) a statewide program to promote enjoyment of reading. In early March, the program released statistics for the 2016-2017 school year, revealing the impressive drive of Lincoln-Way students. The data showed:[Read More]

Ticket sales begin for Lincoln-Way Foundation Summer Fest
Posted on: Friday, May 4, 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]



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