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Lincoln-Way Central Music Department Chair chosen as All-State Jazz Band Director
Posted on: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
On Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Peoria Civic Center, Lincoln-Way Central Music Department Chair Stacy Williams-Jackson directed 23 students from across Illinois in the All-State Jazz Band during the 2017 Illinois Music Education Conference.
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Lincoln-Way students recognized at Veterans of Foreign Wars Award Banquet
Posted on: Thursday, February 2, 2017
On Sunday, January 29, 2017, nearly 50 students, parents, and teachers attended the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Award Banquet for the Voice of Democracy essay contest. This year's event was held at Cantigny VFW Post 367 in Joliet. Lincoln-Way students took the top 3 honors.
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Lincoln-Way Central student athletes honored in Signing Day Ceremony
Posted on: Thursday, February 2, 2017
On Wednesday, February 1, 2017 in the Lee F. Rosenquist Theatre at Lincoln-Way Central, parents, coaches, and teachers gathered to recognize five student athletes for their commitment to compete in athletics at the collegiate level.
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Lincoln-Way East honors student athletes in Winter Signing Day Ceremonies
Posted on: Friday, February 3, 2017
During the first week in February at Lincoln-Way East, parents, coaches, and teachers gathered to recognize nine student athletes for their commitment to compete in athletics at the collegiate level.
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Lincoln-Way West students prepare for the future in Business Internship/Hero Co-op program
Posted on: Friday, February 3, 2017
On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, seniors enrolled in the Business Internship/Hero Co-op program at Lincoln-Way West prepared among their classmates before participating in mock interviews with the administration. “Going out into the work world, there are so many times when we’re unprepared,” says teacher Amy Lidy. “So this is an opportunity for them to interview with real people who do this every day. It gives them the opportunity to get really great feedback.”
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Lincoln-Way West honors student athletes in National Signing Day Ceremony
Posted on: Friday, February 3, 2017
On Wednesday, February 1, 2017 in the athletic office at Lincoln-Way West, parents, coaches, and teachers gathered to recognize four student athletes for their commitment to compete in athletics at the collegiate level.
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Lincoln-Way East to host Winter Strings Extravaganza
Posted on: Monday, February 6, 2017
On Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., Lincoln-Way East will host the Winter Strings Extravaganza in the Fine Arts Auditorium. Musicians from feeder districts and the Lincoln-Way East orchestra will perform. The show will open with a professionally trained Scottish Fiddler, and fiddle music will be performed throughout the night. Four festival orchestras will participate, featuring three student solo performances.
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Lincoln-Way Schools to host Toy Drive for Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation
Posted on: Friday, February 10, 2017
Over the next two to three weeks, Lincoln-Way Central, Lincoln-Way East, and Lincoln-Way West will be collecting toys for the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation.
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Lincoln-Way East Cheerleading wins State Championship Title
Posted on: Friday, February 10, 2017
For the third time in four years, the Lincoln-Way East Varsity Cheerleading Team brought home the State Championship Title. Twenty cheerleaders performed in the competition on Friday, February 3, 2017, and again on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, Illinois.
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Lincoln-Way Central students earn awards in welding competition
Posted on: Friday, February 10, 2017
On Friday, February 3, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., more than 50 students from five high schools attended the Moraine Valley Welding Competition. Of the fifty, seven students were from Lincoln-Way Central. Two Knights placed as top finishers in the competition.
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Lincoln-Way East students earn awards in welding competition
Posted on: Friday, February 10, 2017
On Friday, February 3, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., more than 50 students from five high schools attended the Moraine Valley Welding Competition. Of the 50, eight students were from Lincoln-Way East. Two Griffins brought home second and third place titles.
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Lincoln-Way East Music Boosters to host Friday Night Fish Fry Events
Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2017
On four designated Fridays throughout March and April, the Lincoln-Way East Music Boosters will host their Fish Fry events at Lincoln-Way East High School. The events will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at 201 Colorado Avenue in Frankfort, Illinois. The events will feature live music and a raffle. The dates are:
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District 210 students selected to participate in Illinois High School Art Exhibition
Posted on: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Thirteen District 210 students have been selected to participate in the Illinois High School Art Exhibition (IHSAE), to be held in Chicago, Illinois on February 26, 2017.
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Lincoln-Way Central students take home first place title in Robotic Engineering Challenge
Posted on: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
On Friday, February 10, 2017, four students from Lincoln-Way Central took the first place title in the beginner division at the Joliet Junior College Robotic Engineering Challenge.
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Lincoln-Way East to host Contest Play Performances
Posted on: Friday, February 17, 2017
At 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 23 and Friday, February 24, 2017, Lincoln-Way East students will perform "Crushed" as the selection for the IHSA Contest Play. The performance will be held in the auditorium of Lincoln-Way East High School, located at 201 Colorado Avenue in Frankfort, Illinois.
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