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Lincoln-Way East Key Club earns "Outstanding Team" Title
Posted on: Wednesday, April 5, 2017
On Thursday, March 30, 2017, at the Forest Preserve District of Will County’s annual banquet, the Lincoln-Way East Key Club was honored with the "Outstanding Team" Award. The event was held in the Victorian Ballroom of the Jacob Henry Mansion in Joliet, Illinois.
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Lincoln-Way Central Music Boosters to host Bunny Breakfast
Posted on: Wednesday, April 5, 2017
On Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., the Lincoln-Way Central Music Boosters will host a “Bunny Breakfast” in the main cafeteria at Lincoln-Way Central High School.
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Lincoln-Way Central Knights excel in IHSA State Chess Tournament
Posted on: Thursday, April 6, 2017
On Friday, February 10 and Saturday, February 11, 2017, Lincoln-Way high schools attended the largest team chess tournament in the world with 149 schools competing. All three Lincoln-Way high schools traveled together and shared the same staging room. "It was great to see the students from all three schools intermixing and interacting," says Lincoln-Way West coach, Tim Harrison.
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Lincoln-Way students account for 20 percent of statewide reading program participants
Posted on: Thursday, April 6, 2017
Every school year, Lincoln-Way students are encouraged to participate in “Read for a Lifetime,” (RFAL) a statewide program to promote enjoyment of reading. In the spring of 2017, the program released statistics for the 2015-2016 school year, revealing the impressive drive of Lincoln-Way students. The data showed:
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Lincoln-Way Central Music Department to perform
Posted on: Monday, April 10, 2017
On May 4, 5, and 6, at 7:00 p.m., the Lincoln-Way Central Music Department will present the classic Broadway musical “Guys and Dolls” in the Lincoln-Way Central Fine Arts Center. Tickets can be ordered online by visiting www.lwcmusic.org, or by calling 815-462-2300.
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Lincoln-Way East students to participate in Aaron Toppen Memorial Dodgeball Tournament
Posted on: Monday, April 24, 2017
On Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Lincoln-Way East field house, Griffin dodgeball teams will take part in the Aaron Toppen Memorial Dodgeball Tournament. Student teams consisting of eight players will compete in the event; per the Toppen family’s request, funds raised will be donated to Puppies Behind Bars. Puppies Behind Bars trains prison inmates to raise service dogs for wounded war veterans and explosive detection canines for law enforcement.
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School District Superintendents Urge Lawmakers and Governor to Pass State Budget
Posted on: Monday, April 24, 2017
Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 joins more than 390 school chiefs from across the state, representing 1.3 million students, in calling for the Illinois General Assembly to immediately pass a state budget. The grassroots initiative, called “Pass Illinois’ Budget!,” also urges lawmakers and the Governor to improve the state’s education funding formula, and pay school districts millions of dollars owed in unpaid bills this year.
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