School News

Live Stream 2018 Graduation Ceremony


Would you like to be able to watch the 2018 Commencement Ceremony live online?  If so click the link below. You may also view the ceremony after the event as many times as you wish.

LHS Class of 2018 is Heading to College


Lincoln’s Class of 2018 is wrapping up their final year in high school and getting ready for their future. Many of out students are heading to college after graduation. Check out the photo gallery (click here) to see our #ACCEPTED seniors and where they will be heading next year. Congrats seniors!

Are You 17 1/2 Years Old? Become a Voter!


One of the missions of DMPS is to educate students who “understand the rights and obligations of citizenship.” And one of those rights is becoming a voter, a right available to many high school students. To register to vote in Iowa you must (a) be at least 17 1/2 years old, (b) be a U.S. citizen, and (c) be a resident of Iowa. Click the photo to visit the Iowa Secretary of State’s web site to learn more and complete a registration form.

Lincoln Drama Presents “Spring”


Lincoln High School’s Theatre Arts Department will present Spring by Tanya Palmer on April 12, 13, and 14 at 7pm in the Lincoln High School Auditorium. Set in a modern day high school, Spring takes the audience on an authentic journey of potential traumas our high school students may deal with every day. Spring focuses … Read more »

LHS Students Learn About Citizenship and Naturalization Process


Lincoln High School students had the opportunity to learn about the citizenship and naturalization process during seminar time last week.  Ann Naffier, who works as an immigration attorney for a local non-profit called Justice For Our Neighbors, came in to speak to interested students about the legal process to obtain US citizenship. Students were able to ask questions, … Read more »

AP Test Registration


Sign up for AP Exams before March 26th in the bookkeepers office.  See the attached document for more information about the benefits of taking AP exams.  Remember to visit our AP web site if you need AP information and support materials! There are a ton of resources for you available online. Take a look! The … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Apr 23
Tennis: Boys Varsity (Rescheduled from 04-03-18) vs. Mason City (Away)
Apr 23
Tennis: Girls Varsity (Rescheduled from 04-03-18) vs. Mason City (Home)
Apr 23
Tennis: Girls JV vs. Mason City (Home)
Apr 23
Track: Girls Varsity vs. Winterset, Carlisle, Earlham, Interstate 35, Norwalk, Southwest Valley (Away)
Apr 23
Track: Boys Varsity vs. Des Moines North (Away)

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2018 Graduation Live Streaming Link

Would you like to be able to view live streaming of the 2018 graduation? If so click here. You may also view the ceremonies after the event as many times as you wish.

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

2600 SW 9th Street, Des Moines, IA 50315

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School Hours: 7:40 AM to 2:40 PM


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!