School News

Police Prom Tickets

Des Moines Police Department Partners with Lincoln for Prom


This year, Lincoln’s school resource officer, Officer Deb VanVelzen and the Des Moines Police Department partnered with Lincoln to help some deserving students attend prom. The DMPD provided 10 free prom tickets to students so they could attend the event. Thank you DMPD!

Senior Banquet

Senior Banquet


The annual senior banquet is rapidly approaching! This is a fun evening for all seniors. This event will  be held in the commons on Wednesday, May 10, beginning at 6:00PM (doors open at 5:30). This event is for senior students only who meet the extra curricular activities policy of less than 15 periods of unexcused … Read more »

High School Musical

Theater and Music Programs present “High School Musical”


The Lincoln High School Theater, Vocal, and Instrumental Music departments combine efforts to present Disney’s High School Musical On Stage. Performances will begin at 7:00PM April 27, 28, and 29. Cost for admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students K-12 and seniors, and free for students with a Lincoln Activities Pass. For questions please … Read more »


Time to order your Yearbook!


Yearbooks for this school year are now on sale through May 8. All orders must be made online. We do not order extras for later. Yearbooks are distributed in August in order to include pictures from Prom, Graduation, and spring/ summer sports.   To order your yearbook, go to  Our school code is 3735. If … Read more »

Students in a crowded school hallway.

Important Info for Incoming Class of 2018 Seniors


Before our incoming seniors can begin school in the fall, they must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes. Currently, 58% of Lincoln juniors do not have this vaccination. Click on the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.


Lincoln High Remembers Antonio Sanchez-Peck


Lincoln High came together Friday to pay tribute to Antonio Sanchez-Peck, a 16-year old sophomore who died after being struck by a vehicle while crossing SW 9th Street. Classmates, family friends and neighbors held a candlelight vigil. Many people wore blue, Antonio’s favorite color, or brought blue balloons and flowers. Principal Williamson notified families of the tragic accident and urged everyone to “please take care of one another.” Click the photo to see more of the vigil.

Upcoming Events

Apr 27
Tennis: Boys Varsity vs. Ottumwa (Away)
Apr 27
Tennis: Boys JV vs. Ottumwa (Away)
Apr 27
Tennis: Girls Varsity vs. Ottumwa (Home)
Apr 27
Tennis: Girls JV vs. Ottumwa (Home)
Apr 27
Spring Musical Performances

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Lincoln 2017 After Prom Forms

Need to download the required forms for the 2017 After Prom? Click here: After Prom Forms 2017

Lincoln Gear Available Online *UPDATED*

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 order your LHS merchandise!

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.

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