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Lincoln-Way East to host Homecoming Parade
Posted on: Friday, September 7, 2018
On Sunday, September 23, 2018, Lincoln-Way East will host their 2018 Homecoming Parade. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Key Club Sponsor honored by Will County
Posted on: Wednesday, September 5, 2018
On Tuesday, September 4, 2018, Project Acclaim’s secretary, John Zalanka, presented Key Club Sponsor Matt Jordan with the Reverend James E. Allen Award for Service to the Community. The award was presented in the board room of Lincoln-Way Central among community members during the monthly Team Asset meeting.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central to host Homecoming Parade
Posted on: Wednesday, September 5, 2018
On Sunday, September 23, 2018, Lincoln-Way Central will host their 2018 Hero’s Homecoming Parade. The parade will step off at 12:00 p.m. from Martino Junior High as participants make their way eastbound on Joliet Highway. The parade will then turn northbound on Schoolhouse Road, ending at Lincoln-Way Central.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band members announced as Grand Marshals of Manhattan Parade
Posted on: Tuesday, August 28, 2018
On Monday, September 3, 2018, the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Manhattan Labor Day Parade. Parade step-off will take place at 11:00 a.m., with approximately 35 entries. The theme, “Celebrating Illinois Bicentennial,” commemorates the 200th birthday of the state.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band members announced as Grand Marshals of Manhattan Parade
Posted on: Tuesday, August 28, 2018
On Monday, September 3, 2018, the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Manhattan Labor Day Parade. Parade step-off will take place at 12:55 p.m., with approximately 35 entries. The theme, “Celebrating Illinois Bicentennial,” commemorates the 200th birthday of the state.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central college counselor invited to Harlaxton
Posted on: Monday, August 27, 2018
From June 24 through June 27, Lincoln-Way Central College Counselor Janet Reis attended Harlaxton College in the United Kingdom. Harlaxton is the British campus for the University of Evansville (UE). The 100-room, picturesque, Victorian manor house is located one hour north of London.[Read More]

Environmental Action Club prompts solar panel use at Lincoln-Way Central
Posted on: Wednesday, August 22, 2018
New additions to Lincoln-Way Central can be found in the form of solar panels. The project was spearheaded by Central's Environmental Action Club (EAC) and its sponsor, Mrs. Catherine Sieber. Over the course of several years, students participating in EAC have discussed global environmental issues such as supporting endangered species, as well as local issues such as creating personal composts. Their endeavor into solar energy has been a long-term goal for the club; the goal was made possible when the Knights received support from two grants.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Marching Band gears up for a special visitor/big weekend
Posted on: Friday, August 17, 2018
From Thursday, August 23 until Saturday, August 25, the Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) will be on a tight schedule. Each year, the Tournament of Roses® President travels to meet every band selected to perform in the Rose Parade®; in August, the LWMB will have their turn. Gerald Freeny, President of the 2019 Tournament of Roses, and his wife Trina, will arrive to meet with Band Directors, musicians and members of the Lincoln-Way area.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East student completes AFJROTC Flight Academy Program
Posted on: Thursday, August 16, 2018
Lincoln-Way East Junior Angelo Wilder, an Air Force Junior ROTC cadet, has completed the private pilot license training course at Kansas State University earning his private pilot license. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way West student writes, directs and performs at Second City
Posted on: Thursday, August 16, 2018
Every Saturday for nearly a decade, Lincoln-Way West Junior Cooper Lyke has trekked to downtown Chicago to “do” what he loves: comedy.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Institute Day welcomes staff
Posted on: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
On Tuesday, August 14, 2016 Lincoln-Way District 210 welcomed staff and teachers of all Lincoln-Way schools at their annual Institute Day. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East student attends intensive summer engineering program
Posted on: Wednesday, August 8, 2018
From June 17 through July 19, 2018, Griffin senior Camryn Shirley attended the Multiethnic Introduction to Engineering (MITE) Program at Purdue University’s main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana. Shirley learned of the program through her older brother who previously attended MITE in 2016. This year’s summer program hosted 20 students for nearly five weeks. [Read More]

AP numbers soar at Lincoln-Way
Posted on: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
On Thursday, August 2, 2018, the District 210 Board of Education met at Lincoln-Way Central for the regularly scheduled board meeting. At the start of the meeting Director of Data, Assessment and Innovation, Dr. Brian Murphy, presented the results of AP testing from the 2017-2018 school year.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way District 210 announces $8 million operating surplus
Posted on: Friday, August 3, 2018
In Fiscal Year 2018, Lincoln-Way District 210 realized an $8.06 million operating surplus. Contributing factors include:[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central student attends local and world leadership seminars
Posted on: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
From June 22-24, 2018 Lincoln-Way Central sophomore Nicoletta Salvatore attended the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar at Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois. Students participating in the event learned about both active listening and how to accomplish their goals. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East incoming freshman invited to participate in summer STEM program
Posted on: Wednesday, July 25, 2018
This summer, Connor S. Morale has joined outstanding middle school and high school students from across the nation to take part in a unique academic and career oriented development experience, NYFL Explore STEM at Loyola University’s Lakeshore Campus in Chicago, Illinois.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way to host JROTC Summer Drill Camp
Posted on: Monday, July 23, 2018
From Monday, August 6 through Friday, August 10, Lincoln-Way will host a free JROTC Summer Drill Camp for high school students. The camp will take place each day from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the north gymnasium of Lincoln-Way Central.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East's Kris Fiore named Boys' High School Coach of the Year
Posted on: Friday, July 20, 2018
On July 19, 2018, Volleyball Magazine named Lincoln-Way East Head Boys Volleyball, Coach Kris Fiore, as the “Boys’ High School Coach of the Year.“ [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East AFJROTC takes third in national academic bowl
Posted on: Thursday, July 12, 2018
From June 22 through June 26, 2018, Lincoln-Way East Junior Air Force ROTC cadets attended the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl Championship (JLAP Championship) in Washington, D.C. The Griffins were invited to participate as one of only sixteen teams nationwide. Team members included seniors PJ Janicki, Kirsten Lutz, Paige Sackman and Alex Desjardins. Alternates Lexie Johnson and Jake Leonard also attended. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way student earns recognition at United States Naval Academy
Posted on: Monday, July 9, 2018
Although she has yet to determine her post-high school plans, Lincoln-Way East student Sydney Nekola has already made an impression on one prospective option. On June 7, 2018, Nekola received the Outstanding Candidate Award after attending Summer Seminar at the United States Naval Academy (USNA). [Read More]



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