School News


Parent Teacher Conferences


Parent Teacher Conferences Conferences at Lincoln High School have been scheduled for October 19th from 3:30PM – 8:45PM. They will be at both the MAIN building and RAILS Academy in individual classrooms. Copies of schedules and current grade reports will be available upon arrival.   Why Parents Should Attend Parent-Teacher Conferences in High School Parent/Teacher … Read more »


Lincoln Rails on Parade for Homecoming


It’s high school homecoming season, and on Thursday night the south side community took to the street’s for Lincoln’s homecoming parade. Hoover and Roosevelt are celebrating homecoming next week, North’s homecoming festivities are the following week, and East holds their homecoming football game on September 30 with a dance on October 1. Click on the headline for photos of the Lincoln Rails on parade.

Faculty and students had a great time participating in the spirit days!

Homecoming 2016 a Success!


Congratulations to the student leadership class for organizing a fantastic week for all of Lincoln High School and the community!

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Homecoming King and Queen


This year’s Homecoming King and Queen are Brock Newton and Melisa Dupanovic!

YB Scroll 2016

Yearbook Pickup


The 2015-2016 yearbooks are in! All books were pre-ordered last year. There are no extra books for sale at this point. You may pick up your pre-ordered year-book in the journalism room, room 2280, after school on Tuesday, September 13th (starting after school at 2:35) and Wednesday, September 14th (starting after school at 12:35).


Lincoln’s South Side Children’s Cheer Clinic


Attention all South Side k-5th graders! The 2016 Lincoln High School Cheer Clinic will be held on Saturday, September 17th at Rails Academy (1000 Porter Ave) from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. The clinic will prepare students for a performance at a varsity Lincoln Railsplitters football game! The actual performance will be held at the … Read more »

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Welcome to Lincoln!


ALHS is excited to welcome our newest Railsplitter!

Upcoming Events

Sep 27
Cross Country: Girls Varsity
Sep 27
Swimming: Girls Varsity
Sep 27
Swimming: Girls JV
Sep 27
Cross Country: Boys Varsity
Sep 27
Volleyball: JV

Click below to sign up for seminar.

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Lincoln Gear Available Online

Lincoln’s Booster Club (BLH) has launched their online clothing and accessories store. Items available are new and fresh to Lincoln and the community. Click here to visit their store.


Lincoln Text Messaging Service

Lincoln now offers a text messaging service for you to receive updates on important news happening at Lincoln, such as snow days and cancellations. All you need to do to get signed up is text 81010 with the proper code. For students the code is @07509. For parents the code is @e6679.

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About Lincoln High School


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Abraham Lincoln High School leads, inspires, and educates all students by providing access to a rigorous and relevant curriculum in order to meet the challenges of today. Read more.

The Lincoln Railsplitter family invites you to join our team as we work towards providing a world class education for all students!