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Lincoln-Way's New Board of Education Members Take Oath of Office
Posted on: Friday, May 1, 2015
At its April 30th meeting, Lincoln-Way High School District 210 Board of Education President Dr. Arvid C. Johnson administered the oath of office to Lincoln-Way's newly-elected Board of Education members, Ronald A. Lullo and Christopher R. McFadden as well as to re-elected members Christine M. Glatz and Kevin L. Molloy. The new members replace retiring members James E. Gast and Stephen D. White.
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Lincoln-Way Students Build Prairie at Central
Posted on: Friday, May 1, 2015
Lincoln-Way students are building their own outdoor classroom, complete with natural prairie plants carefully transplanted from the district's agricultural center at Lincoln-Way East to the pond at Central.
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Lincoln-Way East Students Honored at Griffin Recognition Night
Posted on: Friday, May 1, 2015
On Tuesday, Lincoln-Way East hosted Griffin Recognition Night to honor students for excellence in academics and extra-curricular activities. Nearly 1,800 recognitions were given across a wide variety of accomplishments.
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Lincoln-Way Central Hosts Father Son Football Camp
Posted on: Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Approximately 40 young athletes from second to eighth grade and their fathers attended the first annual Lincoln-Way Central Knight Football Father/Son Camp on Sunday, May 3 at Central's stadium.
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Lincoln-Way Central celebrates Scholarship Night
Posted on: Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Academic scholarships were presented to Lincoln-Way Central High School students on Tuesday, May 5 during the school's annual Senior Scholarship Night.
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Lincoln-Way Central Celebrates Athletes with Signing Day
Posted on: Friday, May 8, 2015
Lincoln-Way Central hosted a Letter of Intent Signing Day on May 6 to honor 24 student athletes who will go on to play sports in college.
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L-W North celebrates Senior Scholarship Night
Posted on: Friday, May 8, 2015
More than $74,800 in academic scholarships were awarded to 80 Lincoln-Way North High School seniors this week.
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Lincoln-Way East Honors Student Athletes in Signing Ceremony
Posted on: Monday, May 11, 2015
Lincoln-Way East High School honored 32 student athletes who committed to compete at the collegiate level during the college signing day ceremony held last week at the Griffins' Lair
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Lincoln-Way East and North Named to America's Best High Schools by U.S. News & World Report
Posted on: Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Lincoln-Way East and Lincoln-Way North High Schools were ranked among the nation's best high schools by U.S. News & World Report today.
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Lincoln-Way West Honors Students with Scholarship Awards Ceremony
Posted on: Tuesday, May 12, 2015
More than $64,300 in academic scholarships were awarded to Lincoln-Way West seniors during a special Scholarship Awards Ceremony yesterday.
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Lincoln-Way Central Football Players Launch "Reading Knights"
Posted on: Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Lincoln-Way Central High School football players visited fourth through sixth grade classrooms at Caroline Bentley Elementary School in New Lenox yesterday to highlight the importance of growth in reading skills as well as participating in extra-curricular programs.
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Lincoln-Way East Student Named Best Buddies President of the Year
Posted on: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

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Lincoln-Way Teacher Advocates for Language Learners in Washington
Posted on: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Lincoln-Way North Spanish teacher Linda Egnatz traveled to Washington D.C. last week to advocate for the importance of language education, including the state Seal of Biliteracy which is sweeping the country.
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L-W East seniors earn scholarships
Posted on: Thursday, May 14, 2015
One hundred and sixty-one scholarships totaling over $100,500 and a United States military academy appointment were awarded Wednesday, May 13 to 131 Lincoln-Way East High School seniors.
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Lincoln-Way Mathletes Earn Multiple Wins at State
Posted on: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Dozens of students from each of Lincoln-Way's four high schools competed in the state finals for Mathletes on May 2nd at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Students earned multiple wins across several categories.
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L-W East Teacher Transforms Classroom into Spanish Market
Posted on: Friday, May 15, 2015
Lincoln-Way East teacher Julia Seidel transformed the classroom into an "el Mercado" or Spanish Market this week to give her Spanish Two students an opportunity to practice and improve their vocabulary.
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Lincoln-Way West Hosts Signing Ceremony to Celebrate Student Athletes
Posted on: Friday, May 15, 2015
Lincoln-Way West High School hosted a College Signing Day ceremony yesterday to celebrate 23 student athletes who committed to compete at the collegiate level.
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L-W Central hosts Academic Honors Breakfast
Posted on: Monday, May 18, 2015
Over 125 Lincoln-Way Central students had breakfast Friday, May 15, with their principal, Steve Provis, in celebration of their academic honors in the Knights Round Table Hall.
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L-W School-to-Apprenticeship Students Receive Summer Internships
Posted on: Monday, May 18, 2015
Four Lincoln-Way students participating in the School-To-Apprenticeship program have successfully met the requirements to participate in a paid summer internship with a trade union this summer.
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Lincoln-Way Seeks Volunteers for Prairie Relocation Project
Posted on: Monday, May 18, 2015
Lincoln-Way High School District 210 is seeking student and community volunteers for a prairie re-location project at Lincoln-Way East. The work includes digging up plants and restoring them to their new location at Lincoln-Way East.
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L-W North Students Hear Holocaust Survivor's Powerful Story
Posted on: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Lincoln-Way North students in Kevin McCleish's history class received a powerful account of history from World War II Holocaust survivor Steen Metz last week.
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Lincoln-Way Business Leaders Excel at State, Head to Nationals
Posted on: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Dozens of Lincoln-Way East, North and West students showed off their business acumen in areas like banking, marketing and business law while competing against approximately 1,100 students at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) state competition held in Springfield. Seven Lincoln-Way East students qualified for the national FBLA competition which will be held in Chicago June 29 - July 3.
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L-W East & L-W North announce winners of Spring Art Shows
Posted on: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Lincoln-Way East and Lincoln-Way North high schools hosted their annual Spring Art Shows this month, giving area residents, students, faculty and staff a chance to view a variety of student artwork.
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L-W Central yearbook staff celebrates 60th edition of Aegis
Posted on: Friday, May 22, 2015
Members of the Lincoln-Way Central yearbook staff completed the school's 2015 yearbook,
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Lincoln-Way North Hosts Special Ceremony to Unveil Yearbook
Posted on: Friday, May 22, 2015
Lincoln-Way North High School this week hosted a special ceremony to unveil the school's seventh annual yearbook.
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Lincoln-Way West Athletic Teams Honored for Academic Excellence
Posted on: Friday, May 22, 2015
Lincoln-Way West High School athletic teams received the IHSA Team Academic Achievement Awards for wrestling, competitive dance, boys bowling, girls basketball, boys basketball, boys swim and diving and girls bowling. The teams will be included in the 2015-2016 State Final Program for the accomplishment.
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Lincoln-Way West & North Soccer Players Team Up to Fight Cancer
Posted on: Friday, May 22, 2015
Lincoln-Way West and Lincoln-Way North girls' soccer programs joined forces in their sixth annual Kicking for a Cure soccer game to raise money for the fight against breast cancer.
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L-W Central & West host annual Spring Art Shows
Posted on: Friday, May 22, 2015
Lincoln-Way Central and Lincoln-Way West high schools hosted their annual Spring Art Shows this month, giving area residents, students, faculty and staff a chance to view a variety of student artwork.
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L-W East football team & cheerleaders volunteer for Walk of Hope
Posted on: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Lincoln-Way East cheerleaders and football players were up early on Sunday, May 17 volunteering for the Cancer Support Center's Walk of Hope.
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L-W West yearbook earns national recognition
Posted on: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Months of hard work and planning have paid off for the yearbook staff at Lincoln-Way West High School. The yearbook won national recognition as well as praise from student colleagues.
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Lincoln-Way East Girls Track and Field Team Earn Historic, Third Annual State Championship
Posted on: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The Lincoln-Way East High School girls' track and field team won the Class 3A State Championship this past weekend on O'Brien Field at Eastern Illinois University. The team is the first in Lincoln-Way District 210 history to win three consecutive state championships.
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L-W Central Social Science Department names Student of the Year
Posted on: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The Lincoln-Way Central High School Social Science Department named its annual Student of the Year days before the 2014-2015 school year was finished.
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Lincoln-Way North Students Honored for Excellence in German
Posted on: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Lincoln-Way North students excelled when they put their German language skills to the test as part of the 2015 National German Exam for High School Students. Thirty-eight students enrolled in German at North, taught by Amy Ficarello, took the exam with many students scoring medals of high achievement, including several gold medals.
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Lincoln-Way West Students Earn Perfect Attendance
Posted on: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Lincoln-Way West students Michael Pratl and Joseph Greenback demonstrated their commitment to education by earning perfect attendance during their four-year high school careers at West. Their attendance record equates to 720 days of school.
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Lincoln-Way East Students Present Yearbook at Special Event
Posted on: Thursday, May 28, 2015
During a special unveiling ceremony last week, Lincoln-Way East High School students presented the 2014-2015 Legend yearbook.
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Lincoln-Way Central Student Raises Money for Wounded Warriors
Posted on: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Lincoln-Way Central student Tim Sarhage spearheaded a month-long fundraising campaign called "U-Knighted We Stand" that generated $1,000 for the Wounded Warrior organization.
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Central Softball Team donates to NL Food Pantry
Posted on: Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Lincoln-Way Central Softball program was very busy during their spring season playing softball and volunteering their time in support of the New Lenox Township Food Pantry.
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Lincoln-Way Students Recognized among State's Top Readers and Writers
Posted on: Friday, May 29, 2015
Several Lincoln-Way freshman students were named finalists and semi-finalists in the Letters about Literature competition. The competition asks students in grades fourth through twelfth to read a book and write a letter to the author, detailing how the book has impacted them personally.
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