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Lincoln-Way 210 National Merit Semifinalists and Commendable Students
Posted on: Tuesday, October 1, 2019
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced 16,000 Semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including 10 Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 students.
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Lincoln-Way East Presents Lunch and Learn on Managing Students Crisis
Posted on: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Teachers are often seen as “trusted adults” in a student’s life. For very involved students, it’s often they see teachers and coaches more than their parents. Lincoln-Way East is making sure all teachers have the tools necessary to help their students in a crisis situation, and to know the warning signs of self injury or suicide.
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Lincoln-Way East Participates in #HatNotHate
Posted on: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Hats are prohibited in all Lincoln-Way 210 buildings. But Lincoln-Way East is making an exception for some special blue stocking hats for a good cause: Standing up to Bullying.
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Lincoln-Way East Sports Jerseys for Injured Student
Posted on: Thursday, October 3, 2019

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Lincoln-Way Offers an Adult Learning - Welding Basics Class
Posted on: Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Lincoln-Way High School District 210 is offering two adult welding sessions at Lincoln-Way East, 201 Colorado Avenue, Frankfort.
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Lincoln-Way East and West Host Bullying and Suicide Awareness Presentations
Posted on: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Lincoln-Way schools are hosting a variety of initiatives throughout the month of October as part of National Bullying Month.
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Lincoln-Way Annual Audit Report
Posted on: Thursday, October 17, 2019
The financial health of Lincoln-Way District 210 continues to improve as shown through the results of the District’s fiscal year 2019 annual financial statement audit. At the October 17, 2019 Board of Education meeting, accountants from Wermer, Rogers, Doran, and Ruzon presented results from the District’s fiscal year 2019 annual financial audit.
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Lincoln-Way Capital Improvement Plan
Posted on: Thursday, October 17, 2019
At the October 17, 2019 meeting, the Board of Education discussed the District’s 10-Year Capital Improvement Plan. In Fiscal Year 2021, Lincoln-Way has budgeted for approximately $4.2 million in capital projects.
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Lincoln-Way East Fall Play
Posted on: Monday, October 21, 2019
Everyone likes a good mystery, right? Add comedy to the mix and it is irresistible. Come out and join us Thursday, October 24 or Saturday, October 26 at 7 pm or Sunday, October 27 at 2 pm as Lincoln-Way East Theater Company presents “The Trouble with Summer People by Tim Kelly. The story is set in a Bed and Breakfast on an island off Massachusetts. Sit back and enjoy the show as this eclectic group of eccentrics tries to figure out who done it. Who done what you ask? Murder. Who murdered Morgan Pitkin? Tickets are $5 for students, $10 for adults. Advance purchase tickets are available for $5.
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Lincoln-Way Schools Participate in "Pennies for Patients"
Posted on: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Lincoln-Way is once again joining 25,000 schools across the country and collecting change to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's "Pennies For Patients" program.
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FREE Vehicle Inspections Seniors (60+) Get Ready for Winter
Posted on: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
The Village of New Lenox and its Safe Communities America Coalition, in partnership with Lincoln-Way School District 210 and New Lenox NAPA, are offering FREE vehicle inspections to seniors (60+) to help them prepare for winter.
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Lincoln-Way East Football “Salute the Troops”
Posted on: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
This Friday, at their final home game of the regular season, the Lincoln-Way East Football program will be honoring military veterans and current members of the U.S. Armed Forces with a "Salute the Troops" night.
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Lincoln-Way Central Hosts Anti-Bullying Presentation to All Students
Posted on: Thursday, October 24, 2019

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Lincoln-Way Schools Host Anti-Bullying Presentations to all Students
Posted on: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Lincoln-Way schools are hosting a variety of initiatives throughout the month of October as part of National Bullying Month.
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Lincoln-Way West Hosts Drug Awareness Program
Posted on: Thursday, October 24, 2019
On October 16 Lincoln-Way West students attended a presentation on drug awareness/prevention. Their guest speaker, Jessie Monreal, is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and is currently employed at the University of Chicago Medicine as an assessment and referral professional for their substance abuse program. Before accepting this position, Jessie was employed at Stepping Stones where she worked as a counselor and as a case manager on the residential unit.
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VAPING: Understanding the Hazards and Risks
Posted on: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
The Village of New Lenox and its Safe Communities America Coalition, in partnership with Lincoln-Way School District #210, is hosting a forum entitled “VAPING: Understanding the Hazards and Risks.” The event will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm in the auditorium at Lincoln-Way West High School, 21701 Gougar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451.
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Vote for Lincoln-Way students in the Illinois Tollway Art Contest
Posted on: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
The Illinois Tollway is currently holding their annual Art Contest for high school students to design the cover of the Tollway Map. Four Lincoln-Way students have made it into the TOP TEN semi-finalists and now need your help to advance to the next level!
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Lincoln-Way East Theatre Company Presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Posted on: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Lincoln-Way East Theatre Company presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, a musical comedy, on November 8-9, 2019.
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Lincoln-Way Art on Display
Posted on: Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Lincoln-Way students’ artwork is on display!
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All Three Lincoln-Way High Schools Ranked in Top 10% in Illinois
Posted on: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
For the second straight year, all three Lincoln-Way high schools academically ranked among the top 10% in the state, all three earning the summative rating of “Exemplary” on the Illinois Report Card, the highest ranking the Illinois State Board of Education offers. The designations provide a public benchmark for each school’s progress toward the goal of preparing all students for success in college and career.
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Lincoln-Way Marching Bands Wraps up Outstanding Season
Posted on: Thursday, October 31, 2019
The Lincoln-Way Marching Band (LWMB) had another remarkable season, consisting of a fourth place finish at the Bands of America Super Regional and an Illinois State Grand Championship!
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Lincoln-Way East “Builds a Better Battery” at Argonne National Laboratory
Posted on: Thursday, October 31, 2019
On October 30, 19 students went to Argonne National Laboratory in order to Build a Better Battery.
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