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Lincoln-Way in the News

Board Vacancy Notice
Posted on: Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Lincoln-Way High School District 210 Board of Education has announced the resignation of Dr. Kathleen Casey, effective May 24, 2016.[Read More]

Collaboration is Key
Posted on: Monday, May 23, 2016
Jamie Ard, Speech Pathologist at Lincoln-Way East, knows the importance of providing students with the opportunities to apply what they're learning in authentic situations. Last week, along with teacher Sue Cimaroli and her Practical English Class, Ard teamed up with AP Psychology students from the classrooms of Tim Thompson and Eric Byar to help develop communication skills and focus on social interactions with peers.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Girls Track & Field Win Fourth Straight Title
Posted on: Monday, May 23, 2016
Lincoln-Way East Girls Track and Field Class 3A won their fourth straight state championship title on Saturday, May 21. The event was held at Eastern Illinois University, where the girls scored 83 points; the next closest school was Alton, with 37 points. [Read More]

Bus Schedule Alert
Posted on: Monday, May 23, 2016
On Tuesday, May 24th, all students will ride their regular bus to school, adhering to the following schedule:[Read More]

Students Hear First-Hand Holocaust Survival Story
Posted on: Friday, May 20, 2016
In 1943, Steen Metz, who lived in Denmark, was arrested at eight years of age, along with his parents. He was deported to the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, where his father died of starvation within six months of their arrival. Fifteen thousand children passed through Theresienstadt, and Metz was one of fewer than 1,500 who survived.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Community Awards a Whopping $359K in Scholarships
Posted on: Friday, May 20, 2016
Scholarship Nights kicked off on Tuesday, May 10 at Lincoln-Way West, and wrapped up with Lincoln-Way Central on Wednesday, May 18. Between all four schools, over $359,000 was handed out to 457 graduating seniors. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Students Bring Home 106 Recognitions in Essay Contest
Posted on: Friday, May 13, 2016
In an effort to fine-tune writing skills, inspire love for reading, and get their creativity flowing, students from all Lincoln-Way High Schools participated in the nation-wide contest, "Letters about Literature." During the school year, teachers submit the students' letters to the contest, which is sponsored by the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress, and presented in cooperation with the Illinois Center for the Book, the Illinois State Library and Jesse White, Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way East to Participate in Annual 2016 Technology Demonstration at Illinois State Capitol
Posted on: Tuesday, May 10, 2016
The 25th annual TECH 2016 Students for the Information Age event will be held on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from 9:30 - 11:30 AM and from 1 - 3 PM at the Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield. More than 100 schools will be represented from throughout the state of Illinois.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central Crowns King and Queen
Posted on: Tuesday, May 10, 2016
On Saturday, May 7th, Lincoln-Way Central students attended their Prom at the Odyssey in Tinley Park. The "Come Fly with Me" theme was celebrated with a balloon launch at the end of the night, although the highlight of the dance occurred at 9 PM, when two students, Danny Gengo and Abby Devries, were elected by their peers as Prom King and Queen.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way West Students Participate in Signing Day Ceremony
Posted on: Tuesday, May 10, 2016
On Wednesday, May 4, Lincoln-Way West students were honored in the Warrior’s Lodge of the Lincoln-Way West High School. The Signing Day Ceremony is an event that recognizes student athletes who have committed to play a sport at the collegiate level. [Read More]

Lincoln-Way Cadet will Compete Nationally for SAR Essay Contest
Posted on: Friday, May 6, 2016
After taking a first place title in the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR), Fox Valley Chapter essay contest, Lincoln-Way Cadet Teresa Kozak brought home another first place title at the state level on April 14. Each competitor was required to submit an essay entitled "How JROTC has prepared me to be a better citizen." The Sons of the American Revolution recognizes superior JROTC cadets for their leadership, academic performance and patriotism.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Cadets Excel in Air Force JROTC Academic Bowl
Posted on: Friday, May 6, 2016
As the school year comes to a close, JROTC Cadets have many victories to look back upon. In February, Lincoln-Way Central cadets participated on the JROTC Academic Bowl team for the 2015-2016 school year. [Read More]

Soft Lockdown at Lincoln-Way Central Lifted
Posted on: Friday, May 6, 2016
After a thorough investigation conducted by Will County Sheriff’s Department, New Lenox Police Department, and Frankfort Police Department, it has been determined that there is no threat to the safety of our students. The soft lockdown at Lincoln-Way Central has been lifted, and the normal schedule has been resumed. We would like to thank the efforts of our local law enforcement agencies for their due diligence in this matter.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way Central Lockdown
Posted on: Friday, May 6, 2016
At 7:57 this morning, a non-emergency call was placed to the New Lenox Police Department to report a person carrying an unidentified object walking eastbound on Route 30. Will County Sheriff has advised that we remain in lockdown for the time being. Per their request, we will continue to have increased security at the school.[Read More]

LWE Jazz Showcase to be Held on Friday, May 20th & Saturday, May 21st
Posted on: Thursday, May 5, 2016
Looking for some great local music and fun evening out? The Lincoln-Way East Music Department will be presenting its Jazz Showcase Friday, May 20th and Saturday, May 21.[Read More]

Lincoln-Way East Boys Tennis Sets New Record
Posted on: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
On May 3rd, the Lincoln-Way East Boys' Tennis Program had a historic night on the courts as the Varsity Team set a new SWSC Blue and Red Division Record by winning its 34th consecutive SWSC Dual Meet victory, dating back to 2012. The 6-1 victory over Lincoln-Way North propelled the team to a perfect 8-0 record in SWSC play this season, and a 53-3 individual match record in 8 SWSC matches in 2016. During the streak from 2012-2016, the Griffins have posted a 214-33 individual match record, a .867 winning percentage. In total, the Griffins have posted a 67-2 SWSC Conference Dual Meet record since the start of the 2008 season conference record. [Read More]

Half of Art Scholarship Winners are Lincoln-Way Students
Posted on: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
On Tuesday, May 3rd, the winners of the 2016 Dangers of Heroin Art Scholarship Contest were announced by Director of Crime Prevention and Public Access, Charles B. Pelkie Jr. Half of those who received scholarships were students of Lincoln-Way.[Read More]

Annual "Kick for a Cure" Event scheduled for Thursday, May 5th
Posted on: Tuesday, May 3, 2016
On Thursday, May 5th at 5:30 PM, Lincoln-Way West will be hosting Lincoln-Way North in the annual "Kick for a Cure" Event. Since 2010, over $20,000 has been raised by all four Lincoln-Way Boys and Girls Soccer Programs; the money has been donated to Silver Cross Cancer Foundation. At halftime on Thursday, a representative for Silver Cross will receive the schools' donation.[Read More]

College Signing Day at Lincoln-Way Central
Posted on: Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Tomorrow, May 4th, 2016, Lincoln-Way Central students will be honored at 3:15 PM in Lincoln-Way Central Little Theatre. The ceremony will recognize student athletes who have committed to play a sport at the collegiate level. Those who will be recognized are listed below:[Read More]

Student-Athlete Spring Signing Day at Lincoln-Way East
Posted on: Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Tomorrow, May 4th, 2016, Lincoln-Way East students will be honored in two ceremonies for student-athletes who have committed to competing in athletics at the collegiate level. The ceremonies will take place at 7:15 AM and 3:00 PM in the Griffin's Lair at Lincoln-Way East:[Read More]

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