Daily Announcements

May 13, 2022

Congratulations to the Lincoln Rails Girls Golf Team for Placing 3rd in the conference tournament on Wednesday!!  You are young and now have good experience moving forward!  Also a big congratulations to Freshman Sadie Gray for becoming an All-Conference golfer! Placing 6th overall.  Nice playing!  Great attitude all day!  We also had some adversity to overcome and I am just as proud of you ladies for how you handled that as I am the All-Conference recognition.  One more week of Practice and we get to take on Regionals!! Now study hard, finish strong, and enjoy the ride!!!

May 10, 2022

Congrats to Kira Canada for being selected to be the First National President Elect of the National Career Youth Council for iJAG. We are so proud of you, and we are looking forward to seeing you represent iJAG and Lincoln High School on National stage for the next 12 months. Congratulations Kira Canada!!!!!

 

May 4, 2022

This  Thursday and Friday Best Buddies will be selling spring flowers for someone special. Carnations are 1 dollar and roses are 3 dollars each.

Reminder seniors that your banquet is tonight at 6pm in the commons. You must have a ticket to enter.

If you are currently interested in the trip to Europe next summer, please stop in Ms. Lambs room if you do not already have a flyer.

May 3, 2022

This  Thursday and Friday Best Buddies will be selling spring flowers for someone special. Carnations are 1 dollar and roses are 3 dollars each.

Reminder seniors that your banquet is this Wednesday at 6pm in the commons. You must have a ticket to enter.

If you are currently interested in the trip to Europe next summer, please stop in Ms. Lambs room if you do not already have a flyer.

Link crew check your messages as you should have received a message from Rachel West in regard to meeting times this week.

May 2, 2022

This  Thursday and Friday Best Buddies will be selling spring flowers for someone special. Carnations are 1 dollar and roses are 3 dollars each.

Reminder seniors that your banquet is this Wednesday at 6pm in the commons. You must have a ticket to enter.

April 28, 2022

The Safety Team would like to remind all students that during lunch you should be in the Commons or cafeteria area. If you need an alternate place during your lunch, please see an RSC in Student Services to develop a plan. Otherwise, please be in the Commons or cafeteria area during YOUR designated lunch period. Walking the halls is NOT allowed without seeing an RSC first! Thank you all for doing your part to keep Lincoln High School safe and productive.

Tickets for Senior Banquet will be on sale during all lunches Thursday and Friday in the commons. Tickets are $25 a piece.

April 27, 2022

The Safety Team would like to remind all students that during lunch you should be in the Commons or cafeteria area. If you need an alternate place during your lunch, please see an RSC in Student Services to develop a plan. Otherwise, please be in the Commons or cafeteria area during YOUR designated lunch period. Walking the halls is NOT allowed without seeing an RSC first! Thank you all for doing your part to keep Lincoln High School safe and productive.

Tickets for Senior Banquet will be on sale during all lunches Thursday and Friday in the commons. Tickets are $25 a piece.

Congratulations to Jayda Wayda Terry for winning her singles court 6-4, 6-1

and to Jayda Wayda Terry and Genesis Hernandez-Cruz for winning the number 2 doubles court 6-1, 6-2 against Fort Dodge last night.

 

April 19, 2022

Thanks! from Best Buddies to everyone who participated in the inaugural Trash Bash event.  We had a great turnout of 54 volunteers including Best Buddies, students, staff, and local community members.  We ate 55 donuts and, in total, we picked up 56 bags of trash from the school grounds.

The Safety Team would like to remind all students that during lunch you should be in the Commons or cafeteria area. If you need an alternate place during your lunch, please see an RSC in Student Services to develop a plan. Otherwise, please be in the Commons or cafeteria area during YOUR designated lunch period. Walking the halls is NOT allowed without seeing an RSC first! Thank you all for doing your part to keep Lincoln High School safe and productive.

Join us for a night you’ll never forget! Lincoln Theatre Arts Presents Carrie: The Musical, adapted from the popular Stephen King novel this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night at 7:00pm in the Lincoln Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. There will also be a special talk back session after Friday night’s show featuring guests from NAMI of Iowa to discuss the themes present within the show and destigmatize talking about mental health.

Do you want to be a part of the Lincoln Marching Band but don’t play an instrument? Do you want to travel with the marching band on a lot of great out of town trips? No problem. Join the Lincoln color guard. No experience necessary!! If you are interested there will be an informational meeting in the Lincoln band room next Monday night, April 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Clinics will be held on April 25 and 27 and auditions will be May 3. Look for more information on the flyers hanging around the school. Come out and join a great organization!! Auditions are open to everyone!!

 

April 18, 2022

The Girl’s Track and Field Team had two meets last week. At Urbandale, Jade Anderson medaled in the 400 Meter Dash by finishing 4th overall. Along with her performance, Jaenelle Bryant, Alyssen Irvin, Breanna Hightshoe, Malia Cuevas, Trinity Vansylalom, and Ren Moyer finished with career best times in their open events.
At the Jim Duncan Invitation, Trinity Vansylalom, Iraxte Sanchez-Crespo Larranaga, Delaney Heiser, Dita Bryant and Malia Cuevas finished with career best times in their events. Jade Anderson in the 800 Meter Run and the Distance Medley Relay team of Breanna Hightshoe, Elizabeth Fong, Dita Bryant and Malia Cuevas finished with season best times in those events. Nice work, ladies! Good luck tomorrow at East.”

The Safety Team would like to remind all students that during lunch you should be in the Commons or cafeteria area. If you need an alternate place during your lunch, please see an RSC in Student Services to develop a plan. Otherwise, please be in the Commons or cafeteria area during YOUR designated lunch period. Walking the halls is NOT allowed without seeing an RSC first! Thank you all for doing your part to keep Lincoln High School safe and productive.

Do you want to be a part of the Lincoln Marching Band but don’t play an instrument? Do you want to travel with the marching band on a lot of great out of town trips? No problem. Join the Lincoln color guard. No experience necessary!! If you are interested there will be an informational meeting in the Lincoln band room next Monday night, April 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Clinics will be held on April 25 and 27 and auditions will be May 3. Look for more information on the flyers hanging around the school. Come out and join a great organization!! Auditions are open to everyone!!

April 15, 2022

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Experience what it means to be a first responder. Hero academy is meeting today in the Alumni room during rails time. Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Do you want to be a part of the Lincoln Marching Band but don’t play an instrument? Do you want to travel with the marching band on a lot of great out of town trips? No problem. Join the Lincoln color guard. No experience necessary!! If you are interested there will be an informational meeting in the Lincoln band room next Monday night, April 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Clinics will be held on April 25 and 27 and auditions will be May 3. Look for more information on the flyers hanging around the school. Come out and join a great organization!! Auditions are open to everyone!!

April 12, 2022

Lincoln’s Senior Art Show is today starting at 8:45 through the end of the school day. Teachers, Please, feel free to bring your whole class by and please place your vote for the artwork you would like to be the Legacy Print for this 2021-22 school year.

Congratulations to Kira Canada. Last Thursday she competed at the IJAG Career Development Conference.  She was selected from the judges and employers to attend Dallas Texas to represent IJAG and Lincoln High School. Congratulations Kira! We will be cheering you on!

The Girls Tennis Team had lots of close matches last night against Roosevelt. Jayda Terry won her singles 6-4, 6-2. Tess Trimble won her singles match in a super tie-break! Heather Leek and Anna George won #1 doubles 6-4, 6-3. Congratulations to all of the players!

Wednesdays National Honor society will have an all members meeting and after the meeting we will be stuffing eggs for the Egg hunt on Saturday.

Thursday Best buddies will have an all member meeting Thursday after school in Mr. Patterson’s room.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!! Do you want to be a part of the Lincoln Marching Band but don’t play an instrument? Do you want to travel with the marching band on a lot of great out of town trips? No problem.  Join the Lincoln color guard. No experience necessary!! If you are interested there will be an informational meeting in the Lincoln band room next Monday night, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. Clinics will be held on April 25 and 27 and auditions will be May 3. Look for more information on the flyers hanging around the school. Come out and join a great organization!! Auditions are open to everyone!!

 

 

 

April 7, 2022

Prom Tickets are officially on sale! Stop by in the commons today during all lunches or after school to pick up yours! We will be selling for the rest of the week before school, during all lunches and after school. The tickets are $30 each or you can purchase the bundle package which is 2 tickets, a banquet ticket and pictures for $100. This will save you $12! Come on out and enjoy your night in Vegas this Saturday!

Students, if you are planning to attend the After Prom Party this weekend, please remember to bring your ID. Seniors, this is also a reminder that you do not have to attend prom in order to attend the after prom party! The after prom party opens at 10PM on Saturday. All attendees must be checked in by 11:30PM. The party will end at 4:30AM Sunday morning.

Lincoln’s Sr. Art Show will be all day Tuesday, April 12th. We will be set up in the counseling center by 8:45 am. Please come by and see all the hard work and creativity of our Senior art students throughout their high school career.

Teachers, Please, feel free to bring your whole class by and please place your vote for the artwork you would like to be the Legacy Print for this 2021-22 school year. The piece with the most votes will be permanently hung in the hallway between Student Services and the Main Office.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!!

 

April 6, 2022

Prom Tickets are officially on sale! Stop by in the commons today during all lunches or after school to pick up yours! We will be selling for the rest of the week before school, during all lunches and after school. The tickets are $30 each or you can purchase the bundle package which is 2 tickets, a banquet ticket and pictures for $100. This will save you $12! Come on out and enjoy your night in Vegas this Saturday!

The girl’s track and field team will be competing at Southeast Polk this evening. If you see them around, please wish them good luck. A reminder to the team; you will be dismissed at 2pm today and the bus will leave at 2:30pm. Please make it to the bus on time! Thank you and Go Rails.

Lincoln’s Sr. Art Show will be all day Tuesday, April 12th. We will be set up in the counseling center by 8:45 am. Please come by and see all the hard work and creativity of our Senior art students throughout their high school career.

Teachers, Please, feel free to bring your whole class by and please place your vote for the artwork you would like to be the Legacy Print for this 2021-22 school year. The piece with the most votes will be permanently hung in the hallway between Student Services and the Main Office.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!!

April 5, 2022

Prom Tickets are officially on sale! Stop by in the commons today during all lunches or after school to pick up yours! We will be selling for the rest of the week before school, during all lunches and after school. The tickets are $30 each or you can purchase the bundle package which is 2 tickets, a banquet ticket and pictures for $100. This will save you $12! Come on out and enjoy your night in Vegas this Saturday!

The girl’s track and field team will be competing at Southeast Polk this evening. If you see them around, please wish them good luck. A reminder to the team; you will be dismissed at 2pm today and the bus will leave at 2:30pm. Please make it to the bus on time! Thank you and Go Rails.

Lincoln’s Sr. Art Show will be all day Tuesday, April 12th. We will be set up in the counseling center by 8:45 am. Please come by and see all the hard work and creativity of our Senior art students throughout their high school career.

Teachers, Please, feel free to bring your whole class by and please place your vote for the artwork you would like to be the Legacy Print for this 2021-22 school year. The piece with the most votes will be permanently hung in the hallway between Student Services and the Main Office.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!!

 

Senior Prom Court has been finalized! Based on eligibility criteria, here are your court members –

King

Aiden Lovan

Luke Powers

Samuel Filippeli

Mickey Griffith

Queen

Jocelyn Rodriquez

Kailyn Fisher

Kaylee Bingham

Sophie Page

Congratulate these seniors if you see them today! Also, if your name was just announced, you will be receiving an email from Ms. Lamb. Please respond as quickly as possible. Congratulations Prom Court!

April  4, 2022

Prom Tickets are officially on sale! Stop by in the commons today during all lunches or after school to pick up yours! We will be selling for the rest of the week before school, during all lunches and after school. The tickets are $30 each or you can purchase the bundle package which is 2 tickets, a banquet ticket and pictures for $100. This will save you $12! Come on out and enjoy your night in Vegas this Saturday!

The girl’s track and field team will be competing at Southeast Polk this evening. If you see them around, please wish them good luck. A reminder to the team; you will be dismissed at 2pm today and the bus will leave at 2:30pm. Please make it to the bus on time! Thank you and Go Rails.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! There will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! We can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. Let’s include everyone in helping out!!

 

April 1, 2022

The second round of Central Campus applications is open. If you did not apply to Central in October but are interested in a program, now is your chance! Please see your Counselor if you have any questions.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! there will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! we can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Seniors, prom is closely approaching. it is time to start nominating people for your prom court. this is a reminder prom is only for seniors and only seniors can vote for court. You may vote by the link that was sent to your infinite campus. Seniors get ready for your night in las vegas!

 

 

March 31, 2022

The second round of Central Campus applications is open. If you did not apply to Central in October but are interested in a program, now is your chance! Please see your Counselor if you have any questions.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! there will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! we can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Seniors, prom is closely approaching. it is time to start nominating people for your prom court. this is a reminder prom is only for seniors and only seniors can vote for court. You may vote by the link that was sent to your infinite campus. Seniors get ready for your night in las vegas!

March 29, 2022

The second round of Central Campus applications is open. If you did not apply to Central in October but are interested in a program, now is your chance! Please see your Counselor if you have any questions.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! there will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! we can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Seniors, prom is closely approaching. it is time to start nominating people for your prom court. this is a reminder prom is only for seniors and only seniors can vote for court. You may vote by the link that was sent to your infinite campus. Seniors get ready for your night in las vegas!

The girl’s track and field team will be competing at Waukee today. If you see them around, please wish them good luck! Reminder ladies, you will be dismissed at 2pm and the bus will leave at 2:30pm. Please have your uniform and sweats on before getting onto the bus. If you have last second physicals to turn in, please do so to Coach Woodson in Student Services.

 

March 28, 2022

The second round of Central Campus applications is open. If you did not apply to Central in October but are interested in a program, now is your chance! Please see your Counselor if you have any questions.

National honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! there will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! we can’t wait to see you all there.

National Honor Society members this is a reminder to let your executive know if you will be attending Meals from the Heartland.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Seniors, prom is closely approaching. it is time to start nominating people for your prom court. this is a reminder prom is only for seniors and only seniors can vote for court. You may vote by the link that was sent to your infinite campus. Seniors get ready for your night in las vegas!

 

 

March 25, 2022

The second round of Central Campus applications is open. If you did not apply to Central in October but are interested in a program, now is your chance! Please see your Counselor if you have any questions.

national honor society will be hosting an egg hunt event! this will take place on April 16th from 9 am to 10 am. come and bring your younger family members! there will be face painting, prizes, candy & more! we can’t wait to see you all there.

Best buddies will be hosting the trash bash on April 16th from 10 to 11. come show your south side pride and help clean up our community. let’s include everyone in helping out!!

Seniors, prom is closely approaching. it is time to start nominating people for your prom court. this is a reminder prom is only for seniors and only seniors can vote for court. You may vote by the link that was sent to your infinite campus. Seniors get ready for your night in las vegas!

 

March 23, 2022

Lincoln Girls Golf Practice will start in Mr. Vanderflute’s Room after school Wednesday and Thursday this week due to cold and rainy weather.

March 11, 2022

The Academic Decathlon team will meet after school in Ms. Laugk’s room. Anyone interested is welcome to come. Room 3270.

Seniors, did you realize that Prom is just one month away? April 9th will be here before you know it! If you are planning to bring someone that is not a current Lincoln student, you need to fill out a guest form. These are currently available in student services starting on monday. Please pick up a form, complete it, and return the form back to Heather in Student Services by April 1st. It’s time to enjoy your night in LAS VEGAS!

We will have a Prom Closet in room 1240, next to student services, today  after school-4:30p. All dresses are free so come and take a look!

First practice for boys tennis is Monday, March 21st from 2-3:45. First practice for girls tennis is Monday, March 21st from 3:45-5:45. Make sure your physicals are updated and turned in!

 

March 10, 2022

Thank you to our students and their families who attended our Black Excellence event last night! We are so proud of you for achieving a 3.0 GPA or higher or being involved in activities! Keep striving for excellence every single day!

We will have a Prom Closet in room 1240, next to student services, today and tomorrow after school-4:30p. All dresses are free so come and take a look!

First practice for boys tennis is Monday, March 21st from 2-3:45. First practice for girls tennis is Monday, March 21st from 3:45-5:45. Make sure your physicals are updated and turned in!

March 9, 2022

Don’t forget Cheerleading Tryout Clinics are happening today in the Roundhouse 4pm-6pm. Tryout day is this Thursday. If you have any questions please see a Coach at Clinics tonight!

Sisters 4 success is having a Hygiene drive through March 15th. Bring Hygiene products such as feminine products, soap, deodorant, socks, Chapstick, brushes and combs. You may drop the items off to the main office or student services.

Seniors! Your Senior Representatives from Student Council will be selling your Senior Shirts today during all lunches! The deadline to complete the form and pay for the shirt will be March 11th! Don’t forget to get yours today!

March 7, 2022

The Academic Decathlon Team competed at the State Competitions this weekend. Finn Norton won two medals in speech and interview, while Jaenelle Bryant won a bronze medal in speech in the honors category. Ren Moyer won a silver medal for science and the entire team scored more than 24,000 points. Congratulations, we are proud of you!

Don’t forget Cheerleading Tryout Clinics are happening today in the Roundhouse 4pm-6pm. Tryout day is this Thursday. If you have any questions please see a Coach at Clinics tonight!

Sisters 4 success is having a Hygiene drive through March 15th. Bring Hygiene products such as feminine products, soap, deodorant, socks, Chapstick, brushes and combs. You may drop the items off to the main office or student services.

Seniors! Your Senior Representatives from Student Council will be selling your Senior Shirts today during all lunches! The deadline to complete the form and pay for the shirt will be March 11th! Don’t forget to get yours today!

Reminders students tomorrow is ACT day. Only Juniors have school. Juniors you were sent your room assignments on canvas messenger or school cnxt. If your name is not on the list please go to the counseling center and see Gronewold or Gonzalez. Pre registered students should arrive to school by 8:25. Electronics are not allowed and you must bring a form of ID.

 

 

March 2, 2022

Any girl who is interested in playing soccer and did not attend the meeting Tuesday after school needs to stop by Coach Jackie’s room by the end of this week to sign up and get information about the upcoming season. Any girls who did not get all the paperwork Tuesday at the meeting needs to stop by Coach Jackie’s room to get the rest of the paperwork.

Welcome to Inclusion Week, also known as Respect Week! We will be celebrating our uniqueness and focusing in on how to show each other respect. If you have not signed up for a Seminar, consider signing up for Ms. Chapman’s Inclusion Seminar this week!

Tryouts for next year’s cheerleading teams start next week! If you have not filled out the application yet they are posted in the main offices and in Coach Spry’s room 2200. The tryout material has been emailed to everyone who filled out the application so far. If you have any questions, contact a coach.

Seniors! Your Senior Representatives from Student Council will be selling your Senior Shirts today during all lunches! The deadline to complete the form and pay for the shirt will be March 11th! Don’t forget to get yours today!

The Student Voice RALLY hosted by IowaSLI is being held on March 7, 2022 from 9:00am to 2:30 pm. This is an educational conference where students learn advocacy skills and end the day at the Iowa State Capitol to meet to lawmakers. If you want to attend, please register at bit.ly/IOWASLIRALLY or go to the link in IowaSLI’s Instagram bio @ iowaSLI.

March 1st, 2022

There will be a mandatory girls soccer meeting for those who are interested in soccer on TODAY right after school from 3:30-4:15 in the HS cafeteria. If you cannot make it, please stop by room 1280 to get the information from coach.

Welcome to Inclusion Week, also known as Respect Week! We will be celebrating our uniqueness and focusing in on how to show each other respect. If you have not signed up for a Seminar, consider signing up for Ms. Chapman’s Inclusion Seminar this week!

Tryouts for next year’s cheerleading teams start next week! If you have not filled out the application yet they are posted in the main offices and in Coach Spry’s room 2200. The tryout material has been emailed to everyone who filled out the application so far. If you have any questions, contact a coach.

Seniors! Your Senior Representatives from Student Council will be selling your Senior Shirts today during all lunches! The deadline to complete the form and pay for the shirt will be March 11th! Don’t forget to get yours today!

The Student Voice RALLY hosted by IowaSLI is being held on March 7, 2022 from 9:00am to 2:30 pm. This is an educational conference where students learn advocacy skills and end the day at the Iowa State Capitol to meet to lawmakers. If you want to attend, please register at bit.ly/IOWASLIRALLY or go to the link in IowaSLI’s Instagram bio @ iowaSLI.

If you are interested in going out for the girls tennis team, please meet for an informational meeting Tuesday after school starting at 3:30 in Ms. Rosenbalm’s room 2267 which is in the library.  If you can’t make it, see Coach Sissel in the back of the library.

February 28, 2022

Congratulations to the Lincoln High School Chess Team for winning second place in Saturday’s 2022 Iowa Scholastic Match Team Championship. They also won two board 1st place medals, winning 1st place in their skill divisions. Congratulations!

Welcome to Inclusion Week, also known as Respect Week! We will be celebrating our uniqueness and focusing in on how to show each other respect. If you haven’t signed up for a Seminar, consider signing up for Ms. Chapman’s Inclusion Seminar this week!

Tryouts for next years cheerleading teams start next week! If you haven’t filled out the application yet they are posted in the main offices and in Coach Spry’s room 2200. The tryout material has been emailed to everyone who filled out the application so far. If you have any questions contact a coach.

Seniors! Your Senior Representatives from Student Council will be selling your Senior Shirts today during all lunches! The deadline to complete the form and pay for the shirt will be March 11th! Don’t forget to get yours today!

The Student Voice RALLY hosted by IowaSLI is being held on March 7, 2022 from 9:00am to 2:30 pm. This is an educational conference where students learn advocacy skills and end the day at the Iowa State Capitol to meet to lawmakers. If you want to attend, please register at bit.ly/IOWASLIRALLY or go to the link in IowaSLI’s Instagram bio @ iowaSLI.

There will be a mandatory girls soccer meeting for those who are interested in soccer on Tuesday, March 1st right after school from 3:30-4:15 in the HS cafeteria. If you cannot make it, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from coach.

If you are interested in going out for the girls tennis team, please meet for an informational meeting Tuesday after school starting at 3:30 in Ms. Rosenbalm’s room 2267 which is in the library.  If you can’t make it, see Coach Sissel in the back of the library.

The girl’s track and field team will meet at the track at 3:50pm due to the nice weather this week!

 

 

 

February 25, 2022

Senior shirts will be going back on sale on Monday. There will not be any sales today, but will start again Monday during lunch.

There will be a mandatory girls soccer meeting for those who are interested in soccer on Tuesday, March 1st right after school from 3:30-4:15 in the HS cafeteria. If you cannot make it, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from coach.

The girl’s track and field team has started their first week of practice! IF you would like to still join, YOU CAN! Please start attending practices from 3:50pm-5:50pm in the Roundhouse Monday-Friday. The coaches will help you officially get signed up. Thank you all and GO RAILS!

We are having a college fair on February 28th that’s open to juniors and seniors. Please register on the link in school cnxt. See your counselor for questions.

If you are interested in going out for the girls tennis team, please meet for an informational meeting Tuesday after school starting at 3:30 in Ms. Rosenbalm’s room 2267 which is in the library.  If you can’t make it, see Coach Sissel in the back of the library.

February 24, 2022

Best Buddies will be having an all-members meeting after school today in Mr. Patterson’s room (3320) from 3:30 – 4:15 pm

Senior shirts are on sale today! If you are a senior and want to purchase the senior shirt, stop by the table at lunch today, and your peer representatives from StuCo will be there to help you!

There will be a mandatory girls soccer meeting for those who are interested in soccer on Tuesday, March 1st right after school from 3:30-4:15 in the HS cafeteria. If you cannot make it, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from coach.

The girl’s track and field team has started their first week of practice! IF you would like to still join, YOU CAN! Please start attending practices from 3:50pm-5:50pm in the Roundhouse Monday-Friday. The coaches will help you officially get signed up. Thank you all and GO RAILS!

Seniors who want to attend the DMACC college visit trip on March 3rd need to have permission slips turned in by Friday. If you haven’t gotten a permission slip and want to go please see your counselor.

We are having a college fair on February 28th that’s open to juniors and seniors. Please register on the link in school cnxt. See your counselor for questions.

 

February 18, 2022

There will be a mandatory meeting for those girls who are wanting to go out for soccer this spring on Tuesday, February 22nd after school in the high school cafeteria from 3:30-4:15. You will be receiving all of the season information and important information in regards to practice. If you are not able to attend the meeting, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from her.

February 17, 2022

The Academic Decathlon Team must meet after school in Ms. Laugk’s room today for the Essay competition. Bring your computers!

There will be a mandatory meeting for those girls who are wanting to go out for soccer this spring on Tuesday, February 22nd after school in the high school cafeteria from 3:30-4:15. You will be receiving all of the season information and important information in regards to practice. If you are not able to attend the meeting, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from her.

February 16, 2022

The Academic Decathlon Team must meet after school in Ms. Laugk’s room today for the Essay competition. Bring your computers!

There will be a mandatory meeting for those girls who are wanting to go out for soccer this spring on Tuesday, February 22nd after school in the high school cafeteria from 3:30-4:15. You will be receiving all of the season information and important information in regards to practice. If you are not able to attend the meeting, please reach out to Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 to get the information from her.

 

February 11, 2022

Congratulations to the boys and girls bowling teams. The boys finished as conference champs and the girls were runner up. The girls had the individual champ Callie Eckert and the runner up Vicky Andrews along with three others placing on all conference team. The boys had the runner up Dominic Moyle and the 4th place finisher Trey Lee along with 2 others on the all-conference team. Great job. Districts is next Tuesday at Bowlerama. Good luck team

Last day to purchase your Candy Grams from NHS in the commons today during your lunch period.

The Academic Decathlon Members will have a mandatory meeting after school today.

 

February 10, 2022

NHS will be selling Candy grams in the commons today during the lunch hours.

The girl’s track and field team will be having a team meeting tomorrow Friday on the 11th during Rails Time in the weight room on the second floor. This placement should be an option to sign up for. So please do so. IF you are at Central at this time, please find a time to come by Student Services to speak with Coach Woodson.

February 9, 2022

NHS will be selling Candy grams in the commons today during the lunch hours.

The girl’s track and field team will be having a team meeting this Friday on the 11th during Rails Time in the weight room on the second floor. This placement should be an option to sign up for. So please do so. IF you are at Central at this time, please find a time to come by Student Services to speak with Coach Woodson.

February 8, 2022

NHS will be selling Candy grams in the commons Starting today during the lunch hours.

Are you interested in joining the LHS Cheerleading teams for next school year? You can find tryout flyers in the main office, student services, the counseling center and Coach Spry’s room 2200 – scan the QR Code and fill out the online application. Applications must be in by March 3rd. Tryouts and Clinics are March 7th through 10th after school. More information will be emailed to you after you fill out the application. If you have any questions about cheer please stop by and see Coach Spry in room 2200.

The girl’s track and field team will be having a team meeting this Friday on the 11th during Rails Time in the weight room on the second floor. This placement should be an option to sign up for. So please do so. IF you are at Central at this time, please find a time to come by Student Services to speak with Coach Woodson.

February 4, 2022

Congratulations to both Boys and Girls for their victory last night verses SE Polk. The boys finished the regular season 9-2 and the girls are 10-1. The conference meet is next Thursday at Game Day Lanes

The girl’s track and field team will be having a team meeting next Friday on the 11th during Rails Time in the weight room on the second floor. This placement should be an option to sign up for. So please do so. IF you are at Central at this time, please find a time to come by Student Services to speak with Coach Woodson. Thank you, again

February 3, 2022

Best Buddies will be having a meeting tonight February 3rd at 3:30 pm in Mr. Patterson’s room

This is for anyone going out or interested in going out for the girl’s track and field team. Due to the lack of participation, morning workouts will no longer take place. The coaches HIGHLY urge everyone to attend the afternoon workouts on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:50pm-5:15pm in the Roundhouse. This will help prepare you better for the season. The first OFFICIAL practice will be held February 21st from 3:50-5:50pm in the Roundhouse. This is almost two weeks away! It is coming fast. Again, please take advantage of the six workout opportunities the coaches will be hosting before the first practice. Thank you all and Go Rails!

February 2, 2022

Best Buddies will be having a meeting Thursday February 3rd at 3:30 pm in Mr. Patterson’s room

NHS members you will have a meeting after school today in the Auditorium.

The Academic Decathlon team qualified for state competition in March! Congratulations Railsplitters! Coach Laugk and Coach Nizzi are proud of this team! There will be a short meeting after school today for the team. Again, meeting after school today!

February 1, 2022

Best Buddies will be having a meeting Thursday February 3rd at 3:30 pm in Mr. Patterson’s room

Are you interested in joining the LHS Cheerleading teams for next school year? You can find tryout flyers in the main office, student services, the counseling center and Coach Spry’s room 2200 – scan the QR Code and fill out the online application. Applications must be in by March 3rd. Tryouts and Clinics are March 7th through 10th after school. More information will be emailed to you after you fill out the application. If you have any questions about cheer please stop by and see Coach Spry in room 2200.

There will be a preseason meeting for Lincoln Boys Track on Tuesday right after school. The meeting will be held in Room 3370, next to the nurse’s office. Please plan to be in attendance if you are interested in going out for track this spring. If you cannot make the meeting, please see Coach Zach sometime this week.

January 31, 2022

The Academic Decathlon team won 9 ribbons at regionals this weekend! The team competed at Central Campus in the large school division for western Iowa. Ren Moyer and Charlie Berhow swept the field with three ribbons each, while Carter Christie and Finn Norton took home the silver in math and speech. We are proud of the Railsplitter Decathlon team! Go Rails!

There will be a preseason meeting for Lincoln Boys Track on Tuesday right after school. The meeting will be held in Room 3370, next to the nurse’s office. Please plan to be in attendance if you are interested in going out for track this spring. If you cannot make the meeting, please see Coach Zach sometime this week.

Are you interested in joining the LHS Cheerleading teams for next school year? You can find tryout flyers in the main office, student services, the counseling center and Coach Spry’s room 2200 – scan the QR Code and fill out the online application. Applications must be in by March 3rd. Tryouts and Clinics are March 7th through 10th after school. More information will be emailed to you after you fill out the application. If you have any questions about cheer please stop by and see Coach Spry in room 2200.

Juniors! Lincoln will host 2 ACT workshops in February. These sessions will be after school with an ACT tutor. For more information, please contact Ms. Gonzalez

 

January 28, 2022

Congratulations to sophomore Carlee Julius who broke her own school record with 27 rebounds Wednesday night vs Hoover.  Carlee finished the game with 30 points and 27 rebounds.  Tonight is senior night for the Lincoln Girls basketball team.  They play East starting around 630.  Please come early and support our 3 seniors – Trinity Galbreath, Aliyah Henning, and Jaida Taylor.

Are you interested in joining the LHS Cheerleading teams for next school year? You can find tryout flyers in the main office, student services, the counseling center and Coach Spry’s room 2200 – scan the QR Code and fill out the online application. Applications must be in by March 3rd. Tryouts and Clinics are March 7th through 10th after school. More information will be emailed to you after you fill out the application. If you have any questions about cheer please stop by and see Coach Spry in room 2200.

Anime club is on for tonight from 330 to 530.

Juniors! Lincoln will host 2 ACT workshops in February. These sessions will be after school with an ACT tutor. For more information, please contact Ms. Gonzalez

 

January 25, 2022

Interested in being on crew for the spring musical, Carrie? Stop by either room 3160 or 3010 and pick up a crew form today! There will also be an informational meeting in room 3010 Wednesday and Thursday for those interested! Come be a part of one of the best crews in the metro!

Attention all football players or those interested in playing football next year. There will be a meeting immediately after school today to meet the new varsity coach. The meeting will be held in the auditorium.

Juniors! Lincoln will host 2 ACT workshops in February. These sessions will be after school with an ACT tutor. For more information, please contact Ms. Gonzalez

The Girl’s Track and Field afternoon, again that is the afternoon, workout sessions are cancelled for this week. The afternoon workout sessions will continue next week. As the season approaches, with less than a month away, the coaching staff would like to remind all student-athletes to take advantage of these early opportunities to train. Starting early will help you reach your full potential sooner and prevent injuries from happening.

January 24, 2022

Attention all football players or those interested in playing football next year. There will be a meeting immediately after school on Tuesday to meet the new varsity coach. The meeting will be held in the auditorium.

Juniors! Lincoln will host 2 ACT workshops in February. These sessions will be after school with an ACT tutor. For more information, please contact Ms. Gonzalez

January 12, 2022

Congratulations to the boys and girls bowling teams for their victory last night against Mason City. The Boy’s record is 5-2 and the Girls are 6-1. The teams would like to thank Mr. Stevens for his support at last night’s meet. The bowlers will bowl Thursday against North at Game Day lanes.

The Boys Basketball team picked up a 70-52 win over Roosevelt last night! Senior Aidan Cord had 21 points, junior Jamal West had 15 and sophomore Jay Bell had 13.  Lincoln moves to 7-3 overall and 5-0 in the Metro. Come make the Roundhouse rock on Friday night when second place Hoover comes to the Southside!

Attention Students, just a reminder that you will be asked to show an ID EVERY time you enter the Commons.  Please have an ID out and ready!  If you have lost your original ID, you can purchase a new one in Student Services for $1.00.

Best Buddies will be having a meeting in room 3320 this Thursday after school in Mr. Patterson’s room.

 

January 10, 2022

Do you sing, dance, act, do all three? Well the Lincoln Theatre Arts department is looking for you! Auditions for our Spring Musical Carrie, based off of the Stephen King novel and movie, will be held in the Drama Room Monday and Tuesday, January 10th and 11th, starting at 3:35! Remember to bring 30 seconds of a song of your choosing! We hope to see you there!

The Boys Basketball team is on a four-game win streak after wins over East and Urbandale over the weekend.

On Friday, Trovary Cavil had 17 points and Jamal West had 10 points and 14 rebounds in a 65-61 win over East.

On Saturday, Jay Bell and Victor Hatungimana finished with 17 points in a 69-54 win over Urbandale.

It’s a huge week for the Boys as they chase a Metro title at the Roundhouse. Tuesday we host Roosevelt and Friday we host Hoover. Get out to the Roundhouse and get loud this week!

 

January 6, 2022

Orientation Meeting for Central College Upward Bound, scheduled for this afternoon, will be postponed and rescheduled for next week.

Interested in auditioning for the spring musical Carrie? Well we’ve got a deal for you! Join us for our pre-audition workshops this Thursday and Friday after school in the Drama Room, Room 3010! At this meeting we’ll talk about what you’ll need for auditions, which will take place next Monday and Tuesday!

The staff would like to remind all students to please clean up after yourselves before, during and after breakfast and lunch. Our lunch staff work hard to prepare our meals and clean up after us all. Let’s try to support them as best as we can. We all can take advantage of what we have and take care of it together.

Coach Woodson would like to remind everyone that the girl’s track and field team is currently holding their off-season workouts Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 6:30am-7:30am and 3:50pm-5:15pm. If you are not competing in a sport currently, please consider taking advantage of a few of these opportunities. Getting into shape earlier than later will help prepare you to reach your full potential during the season. Let’s strive for greatness together!

December 17, 2021

Congratulations to the Boys and Girls bowling teams for their victory over Clark last night. The boys are 3-2 and the girls are 4-1 going into winter break.

The Academic Decathlon meeting has an important today after school. All members must attend. Bring paperwork!

Any girls who are interested in going out for soccer this spring, there will be a HS girls soccer meeting this Friday either during Rails time or after school from 3:30-4:00 in Coach Jackie’s classroom, room 1280. If you are interested in going out this spring, please attend one of the meetings by either signing up for the meeting through Rails Time Seminar or come to room 1280 after school. If you are unable to attend one of the meetings, please either message Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 for the information.

December 16, 2021

The Academic Decathlon meeting has an important meeting this Friday. All members must attend. Bring paperwork!

Any girls who are interested in going out for soccer this spring, there will be a HS girls soccer meeting this Friday either during Rails time or after school from 3:30-4:00 in Coach Jackie’s classroom, room 1280. If you are interested in going out this spring, please attend one of the meetings by either signing up for the meeting through Rails Time Seminar or come to room 1280 after school. If you are unable to attend one of the meetings, please either message Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 for the information.

December 14, 2021

The Academic Decathlon meeting has an important meeting this Friday. All members must attend. Bring paperwork!

Any girls who are interested in going out for soccer this spring, there will be a HS girls soccer meeting this Friday either during Rails time or after school from 3:30-4:00 in Coach Jackie’s classroom, room 1280. If you are interested in going out this spring, please attend one of the meetings by either signing up for the meeting through Rails Time Seminar or come to room 1280 after school. If you are unable to attend one of the meetings, please either message Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 for the information.

December 13, 2021

Submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any poems or art pieces you would like to submit, simply email a picture or a word doc it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.

If you have not met with a counselor to choose your classes for next year, please make sure to contact your Counselor or stop by the Counseling Center before Winter Break, otherwise your classes will be chosen for you.

Any girls who are interested in going out for soccer this spring, there will be a HS girls soccer meeting this Friday either during Rails time or after school from 3:30-4:00 in Coach Jackie’s classroom, room 1280. If you are interested in going out this spring, please attend one of the meetings by either signing up for the meeting through Rails Time Seminar or come to room 1280 after school. If you are unable to attend one of the meetings, please either message Coach Jackie or stop by room 1280 for the information.

Attention all Algebra 1 students! This Wednesday we will be having an Algebra 1 Night. If you would like an opportunity to retake some learning targets and improve your grade before break, come to the commons from 3:45-6pm on Wednesday night! For those who stay for most of the time and complete some retakes, there will be free pizza provided! There will be at least three teachers there to help you improve your Algebra grade!

 

December 9, 2021

Submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any poems or art pieces you would like to submit, simply email a picture or a word doc it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.

Reminder our  IJAG students will be selling candy cane grams in the commons. These cost one dollar and they will be delivered to the student during class before break.

If you have not met with a counselor to choose your classes for next year, please make sure to contact your Counselor or stop by the Counseling Center before Winter Break, otherwise your classes will be chosen for you.

December 8, 2021

Submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any poems or art pieces you would like to submit, simply email a picture or a word doc it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.

Reminder our  IJAG students will be selling candy cane grams in the commons. These cost one dollar and they will be delivered to the student during class before break.

If you have not met with a counselor to choose your classes for next year, please make sure to contact your Counselor or stop by the Counseling Center before Winter Break, otherwise your classes will be chosen for you.

December 7, 2021

Submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any poems or art pieces you would like to submit, simply email a picture or a word doc it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org

Tennis season is just around the corner and we can’t wait to start playing!! If you are interested in joining the girls or boys tennis team, we would love to have you! No previous experience necessary! Join us on Tuesday, December 7th in the commons from 3:45-4:15 to meet the coaches, learn about some upcoming opportunities for tennis this winter, and to meet some of the other players! Questions? See Coach Sissel in the back of the library!

Reminder our  IJAG students will be selling candy cane grams in the commons. These cost one dollar and they will be delivered to the student during class before break.

December 6, 2021

Submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any poems or art pieces you would like to submit, simply email a picture or a word doc it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org

Tennis season is just around the corner and we can’t wait to start playing!! If you are interested in joining the girls or boys tennis team, we would love to have you! No previous experience necessary! Join us on Tuesday, December 7th in the commons from 3:45-4:15 to meet the coaches, learn about some upcoming opportunities for tennis this winter, and to meet some of the other players! Questions? See Coach Sissel in the back of the library!

Reminder our  IJAG students will be selling candy cane grams in the commons. These cost one dollar and they will be delivered to the student during class before break.

Come watch a movie and have some popcorn! GSA – Lincoln’s club for LGBT advocacy – is hosting a movie day. Today right after school, we are going to watch the movie The Most Dangerous Year. We’ll have some snacks, but you can also bring your own. Everyone is welcome to join us: members of the LGBT community or allies. You are invited to come watch a movie with GSA today after school, in room 2230.

December 3, 2021

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President!  Reminder that voting takes place today.

Are you an artist? Do you love to write poetry? If so, we invite you to submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any art pieces you would like to submit, simply take a picture of the art work and email it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.  All creative writing pieces can also be emailed in.  Talk to any of The Rails Review board members if you have any questions or want to get involved: Lily Calkins, Liam Miller, Emily Ortiz, Sydney Parker, Abby Rudkin, Natalie Strain, or Minween Vo.

The Varsity dance team is headed to Wells Fargo Arena on today 3rd to compete in the state championship. If you are interested in cheering them on, see our social media pages, or the TV’s for their performance times. Best of luck today!

Tennis season is just around the corner and we can’t wait to start playing!! If you are interested in joining the girls or boys tennis team, we would love to have you! No previous experience necessary! Join us on Tuesday, December 7th in the commons from 3:45-4:15 to meet the coaches, learn about some upcoming opportunities for tennis this winter, and to meet some of the other players! Questions? See Coach Sissel in the back of the library!

Come watch a movie and have some popcorn! GSA – Lincoln’s club for LGBT advocacy – is hosting a movie day. This coming Monday, right after school, we are going to watch the movie The Most Dangerous Year. We’ll have some snacks, but you can also bring your own. Everyone is welcome to join us: members of the LGBT community or allies. You are invited to come watch a movie with GSA next Monday, after school, in room 2230.

The Academic Decathlon Team will have a mandatory meeting today after school in Ms. Laugk’s room.

December 2, 2021

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

Are you an artist? Do you love to write poetry? If so, we invite you to submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any art pieces you would like to submit, simply take a picture of the art work and email it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.  All creative writing pieces can also be emailed in.  Talk to any of The Rails Review board members if you have any questions or want to get involved: Lily Calkins, Liam Miller, Emily Ortiz, Sydney Parker, Abby Rudkin, Natalie Strain, or Minween Vo.

Best Buddies will be having an all-member meeting today at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. All students are welcome to come and participate if you are interested in learning more about Best Buddies. The perfect way to celebrate inclusiveness at Lincoln High School!

The Varsity dance team is headed to Wells Fargo Arena on Friday, December 3rd to compete in the state championship. If you see a Railettes around, wish them the best of luck! If you are interested in cheering them on, see our social media pages, or the TV’s for their performance times.

Tennis season is just around the corner and we can’t wait to start playing!! If you are interested in joining the girls or boys tennis team, we would love to have you! No previous experience necessary!

Join us on Tuesday, December 7th in the commons from 3:45-4:15 to meet the coaches, learn about some upcoming opportunities for tennis this winter, and to meet some of the other players! Questions? See Coach Sissel in the back of the library!

Come watch a movie and have some popcorn! GSA – Lincoln’s club for LGBT advocacy – is hosting a movie day. This coming Monday, right after school, we are going to watch the movie The Most Dangerous Year. We’ll have some snacks, but you can also bring your own. Everyone is welcome to join us: members of the LGBT community or allies. You are invited to come watch a movie with GSA next Monday, after school, in room 2230.

The Academic Decathlon Team will have a mandatory meeting Friday after school in Ms. Laugk’s room.

November 29, 2021

The Lincoln girls basketball program kicked off the new season with a 50-30 win over Marshalltown last Tuesday evening.  Senior Jaida Taylor led the way with 13 points, 5 assists and 4 steals.  Junior Kira Canada scored 11 points and added 4 steals and sophomore Carlee Julius recorded her first double-double of the season and her career with 10 points and 16 rebounds.  Next up are the Waukee Warriors this Tuesday evening at 615 at the Roundhouse.  Come pack the house and support the girls at 615 and the boys at 745.

Girls track and field workouts are canceled today due to coach being out.

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

National Honor Society you will have a meeting this Wednesday after school.

Are you an artist? Do you love to write poetry? If so, we invite you to submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any art pieces you would like to submit, simply take a picture of the art work and email it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.  All creative writing pieces can also be emailed in.  Talk to any of The Rails Review board members if you have any questions or want to get involved: Lily Calkins, Liam Miller, Emily Ortiz, Sydney Parker, Abby Rudkin, Natalie Strain, or Minween Vo.

November 23, 2021

The staff would like to give a shout out to Fatima Martinez for being seen, multiple times in the last week, cleaning up the Commons Area after lunch. We appreciate your help and passion for keeping our school looking clean.

Any student-athlete going out for the girl’s track & field team that needs to be added to the team’s GroupMe Chat, please check in with Coach Woodson in Student Services today. Please and Thank you!

Are you an artist? Do you love to write poetry? If so, we invite you to submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any art pieces you would like to submit, simply take a picture of the art work and email it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.  All creative writing pieces can also be emailed in.  Talk to any of The Rails Review board members if you have any questions or want to get involved: Lily Calkins, Liam Miller, Emily Ortiz, Sydney Parker, Abby Rudkin, Natalie Strain, or Minween Vo.

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

Students this is a reminder that today you do not have seminar today, you will have your Monday railstime class.

Students if you do not have a second block class at Lincoln please stop in the main office for your pictures.

November 22, 2021

Students reminder that tomorrow is the last day to donate canned goods and winter items. You may bring your items to the main office. Please see Ms. Darrah in room 2070 with questions.

Are you an artist? Do you love to write poetry? If so, we invite you to submit your creative works to Lincoln’s first literary magazine, The Rails Review! We are looking for works of art and creative writing pieces created by our talented student body to be published in the Rails Review first edition.  If you have any art pieces you would like to submit, simply take a picture of the art work and email it to karen.sissel@dmschools.org.  All creative writing pieces can also be emailed in.  Talk to any of The Rails Review board members if you have any questions or want to get involved: Lily Calkins, Liam Miller, Emily Ortiz, Sydney Parker, Abby Rudkin, Natalie Strain, or Minween Vo.

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

Students if you do not have a second block class at Lincoln please stop in the main office for your pictures.

November 19, 2021

Attention Anime club, it is cancelled tonight and will resume after Thanksgiving Break.

Students reminder that Tuesday is the last day to donate canned goods and winter items. You may bring your items to the main office. Please see Ms. Darrah in room 2070 with questions.

IowaSLI is hosting an event called RISE that would be a great leadership opportunity. RISE is an innovative student voice conference for students to share their ideas, meet and collaborate with their peers from across the state, and learn how to become a change agent in their school and community. The conference features keynote speakers, followed by breakout sessions that allow students to explore solutions to issues that they care about. It’s on Saturday November 20, from 10am to 4pm at the Waukee Innovation and Learning Center. Students can register at iowasli.org or go to the link in IowaSLI’s Instagram bio at @iowasli.

Hello students! Are you passionate about improving the culture and climate at Lincoln High School? Are you interested in sharing your opinions on what the core values should be—the values that will guide how students and staff will work together to ensure that all students can be successful? Join us at one or several meetings where your feedback will be gathered and leadership opportunities will be offered to lead our school in developing a more positive school climate and culture.

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

Students if you do not have a second block class at Lincoln please stop in the main office for your pictures.

 

November 15, 2021

Congratulations to the girls swim team for their straight top 20th finish at state! Nice job ladies!

Staff would like to remind students to NOT prop of doors or let students in through any door other than the main entrance and do not leave class without a pass write by your teacher or a mask. Conversations will be had; phone calls home will be made with the possibility of going home for the day. Thank you all for doing your best to keep Lincoln safe! We appreciate it.

Seniors! It’s that time! Time to vote for your Class President and Class Vice President! Over the next few weeks, you will start to see the flyers and social media posts going up from them! Keep your eyes open and think about who you want representing you! The vote will take place on December 3rd.

November 12, 2021

Looking to get away? Lincoln Theatre Arts has your ticket to escape to the town of Almost, Maine! Come watch the citizens of this fictional almost Maine town deal with love in all of its beautiful and complicated forms. The show will take place this tonight and tomorrow night at 7pm in the Lincoln Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and will be available for purchase at the door!

The Girl’s Track and Field Team will be starting off-season workouts next week on Monday. These workouts will take place every Monday, Wednesday and Fridays when school is in session. Please, stop by Student Services to discuss workout times with Coach Woodson.

The students who need to check-in with Mr. Woodson in Student Services please do today. He would like to discuss your progress. Thank you!

Reminder Boys Basketball tryouts and practice starts next week, November 15. Please check to make sure you’re signed up with an updated physical. Go see Coach Einerson in 3070 if you have any questions.

Staff would like to remind students to NOT prop of doors or let students in through any door other than the main entrance and do not leave class without a pass write by your teacher or a mask. Conversations will be had; phone calls home will be made with the possibility of going home for the day. Thank you all for doing your best to keep Lincoln safe! We appreciate it.

The food pantry will be open today after school until 4:00p. It is located in the staff lounge by the cafeteria. Please enter through the door closet to the stairs  you walk down from leaving the weight room.

Seniors – Herff Jones is in the Commons today until 2:00pm to help you order your cap and gown and other products for graduation. If you were not able to attend Tuesday’s meeting, or if you have not yet submitted your cap and gown order, please stop by the Commons to see them today.

 

November 11, 2021

Looking to get away? Lincoln Theatre Arts has your ticket to escape to the town of Almost, Maine! Come watch the citizens of this fictional almost Maine town deal with love in all of its beautiful and complicated forms. The show will take place this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7pm in the Lincoln Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and will be available for purchase at the door!

The Girl’s Track and Field Team will be starting off-season workouts next week on Monday. These workouts will take place every Monday, Wednesday and Fridays when school is in session. Please, stop by Student Services to discuss workout times with Coach Woodson.

The students who need to check-in with Mr. Woodson in Student Services please do today and/or tomorrow. He would like to discuss your progress. Thank you!

Reminder Boys Basketball tryouts and practice starts next week, November 15. Please check to make sure you’re signed up with an updated physical. Go see Coach Einerson in 3070 if you have any questions.

Best Buddies will be having an all-member meeting tomorrow at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. All students are welcome to come and participate if you are interested in learning more about Best Buddies. The perfect way to celebrate inclusiveness at Lincoln High

Staff would like to remind students to NOT prop of doors or let students in through any door other than the main entrance and do not leave class without a pass write by your teacher or a mask. Conversations will be had; phone calls home will be made with the possibility of going home for the day. Thank you all for doing your best to keep Lincoln safe! We appreciate it.

November 8, 2021

Today is First-Generation College Celebration Day!  This day is meant to celebrate students who will be the first in their family to graduate from college. Counselors will be in the commons during lunch to provide treats and additional college information. Stop by to learn more. If you are the first in your family to go to college, we are here to celebrate you!

Congratulations to the Lincoln girls swim and dive team for their performances at the regional swim and dive meet. Lincoln qualified 10 swimmers to this weekend state meet! Congratulations to diver Alexa Vandeboe for her performance in her first regional dive championship meet. Good luck to swimmers Aubrey Douds, Samantha Douds, Ripley Berg and Paola Santiago at state!

Looking to get away? Lincoln Theatre Arts has your ticket to escape to the town of Almost, Maine! Come watch the citizens of this fictional almost Maine town deal with love in all of its beautiful and complicated forms. The show will take place this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7pm in the Lincoln Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and will be available for purchase at the door!

NHS is holding a can drive for our food pantry here at LHS and we are having a winter item drive for our families staying at the domestic violence shelter. You may bring your donations to the main office.

Best Buddies will be having an all-member meeting this week on Thursday 11/11 at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. All students are welcome to come and participate if you are interested in learning more about Best Buddies. The perfect way to celebrate inclusiveness at Lincoln High School!

Seniors: A final reminder that there will be a senior meeting tomorrow in the auditorium at 10:30am. If you are scheduled to attend Central during this time, please make arrangements with your instructor today to be present for this meeting.

November 4, 2021

Your LHS Cheerleaders are competing in their State Competition this Saturday November 6th at the Jacobson Exhibition Center in the State Fairgrounds. We will be competing in both the State Stunt Group and Cheer/Dance Division. State Stunt performs at 2:27pm The entire Team performs at 4:50pm. If you are interested in coming tickets are $10 a person at the door. You can purchase your tickets in advance by going to iowacheercoaches.org and clicking the ADVANCE Tickets button. If you can not make it but would like to wish us good luck you are welcome to stop by our last couple of practices. We will be in the round house Today 4pm-6pm and Friday 4pm-6pm.

Thank you so much for all of your support this season!

The Girl’s Track and Field Team will be having a meeting in the Weight room during Rails Time tomorrow. Anyone interested in competing in the Spring must attend to be given information about the off-season and the upcoming season as well. So, please sign up as you would for a Rails Time class during this period. If you cannot make it, please see Coach Woodson, in Student Services, starting today to receive the information. Thank you!

A reminder to the Girl’s Cross-Country Team, your banquet, to celebrate the season, will be tonight at 6pm in the Commons. See you all there!

Staff would like to give a shout out to the students in second lunch yesterday for taking care of the Commons. It was the cleanest staff has seen, after a lunch period, all year. Keep up the good work and Thank you!

November 3, 2021

Your LHS Cheerleaders are competing in their State Competition this Saturday November 6th at the Jacobson Exhibition Center in the State Fairgrounds. We will be competing in both the State Stunt Group and Cheer/Dance Division. State Stunt performs at 2:27pm The entire Team performs at 4:50pm. If you are interested in coming tickets are $10 a person at the door. You can purchase your tickets in advance by going to iowacheercoaches.org and clicking the ADVANCE Tickets button. If you can not make it but would like to wish us good luck you are welcome to stop by our last couple of practices. We will be in the round house Today 4pm-6pm and Friday 4pm-6pm.

Thank you so much for all of your support this season!

Interested in playing boys basketball? We are conditioning at Grays Lake after school today. We will meet at 3:45pm at the south parking lot on Fleur. If your time is better than 32:00, you are invited to open gym at 5pm at the Roundhouse. Tryouts and practice start on November 15.

Students that had card game for seminar you will now have Simpson Seminar and it will be held in the Auditorium.

On Friday, during Rails Time, there will be a Girl’s Track and Field meeting. Anyone interested in competing in the Spring must attend to be given information about the off-season and season coming up. So, please sign up as you would for a class during Rails Time. If you cannot make it, please see Coach Woodson, in Student Services, starting tomorrow to receive the information. Thank you!

A reminder to the Girl’s Cross-Country Team that you will have your banquet to celebrate the season tomorrow at 6pm in the Commons. See you all there!

October 21, 2021

Best Buddies will be having their match party today Thursday at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. Come and enjoy some drinks, snacks, games, and entertainment. The perfect way to celebrate inclusivity at Lincoln High School! Any questions see Kate Corkrean, Best Buddies Club president, or Mr. Patterson

Students and staff NHS is making reusable grocery bags for our food pantry.  If you have any old t-shirts laying around that you would like to donate to NHS in order to help them make the bags, please bring them to Ms. Darrah.

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Drama Club meetings are starting back up this Friday after school in the Drama Room, Room 3010. Come join us for fun, snacks, and maybe even a surprise or two!

 

October 20, 2021

Congratulations to the Lincoln Girls Swim Team for repeating as the conference champions last night. This is the fifth straight conference title for the team. Top six overall finishes by Aubrey Douds, Samantha Douds, Isabel Naderman, and Ripley Berg all helped secure the victory. The team finishes the regular season 8-1, an invitational championship, the regular season conference champs and the conference meet champs. Nice work ladies!

Congratulations to the Rails Volleyball  team as they defeat DM North in the first round of Regional action 3-0. Lincoln will travel to Urbandale Thursday night, October 21, for the Region 2 semifinal match. Tickets must be purchased ONLINE. The link to order tickets can be found on School CNXT or your IC portal.

Best Buddies will be having their match party this week on Thursday at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. Come and enjoy some drinks, snacks, games, and entertainment. The perfect way to celebrate inclusivity at Lincoln High School! Any questions see Kate Corkrean, Best Buddies Club president, or Mr. Patterson

NHS student’s reminder you will have a meeting tonight after school in the auditorium.

Students and staff NHS is making reusable grocery bags for our food pantry.  If you have any old t-shirts laying around that you would like to donate to NHS in order to help them make the bags, please bring them to Ms. Darrah.

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Drama Club meetings are starting back up this Friday after school in the Drama Room, Room 3010. Come join us for fun, snacks, and maybe even a surprise or two!

 

October 18, 2021

Congratulations to our varsity football team for a victory over the Ames Little cyclones. Final score was 38-36. Nice job guys!!!

Students – Tuesday night Lincoln hosts North in a Regional Volleyball Match. Tickets for this game will be sold ONLINE ONLY. No cash sales will happen at the door. Since this is a state post season game, SAT’s will NOT be accepted. The ticket link can be found on your IC portal, School Cnxt or the Varsity Bound mobile app. Game time is 7:00 pm

Best Buddies will be having their match party this week on Thursday at 3:30pm after school in Mr. Patterson’s Room 3320. Come and enjoy some drinks, snacks, games, and entertainment. The perfect way to celebrate inclusivity at Lincoln High School! Any questions see Kate Corkrean, Best Buddies Club president, or Mr. Patterson

NHS student’s reminder you will have a meeting on Wednesday after school in the auditorium.

Students and staff NHS is making reusable grocery bags for our food pantry.  If you have any old t-shirts laying around that you would like to donate to NHS in order to help them make the bags, please bring them to Ms. Darrah.

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Coach Einerson is selling basketball shirts! $15 for students, $20 for staff. Come to room 3070 or find Kailie Johnson to pick up yours!

 

October 15, 2021

Congratulations to our Freshman Football team for last nights victory against Ames. The final schore was 44-8. Nice job guys!!!

The Girl’s Cross-Country Team ran at Ewing Park, yesterday, for their Conference Meet. Led by Jaenelle Bryant, Yasmin Guzman, Deborah Tumusifu and Ayva Torres ran their best times at this course this year. Jaenelle Bryant also finished 14th overall, which resulted in her earning her first conference medal. Congratulations ladies. Good luck, next week, at Districts in Indianola.

NHS student next week you will have a meeting on Wednesday after school in the auditorium.

Students and staff NHS is making reusable grocery bags for our food pantry.  If you have any old t-shirts laying around that you would like to donate to NHS in order to help them make the bags, please bring them to Ms. Darrah.

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Coach Einerson is selling basketball shirts! $15 for students, $20 for staff. Come to room 3070 or find Kailie Johnson to pick up yours!

 

October 14, 2021

Sister 4 Success meeting today at 4pm in the main office conference room.

There will be a boys soccer meeting today after school in the cafeteria. The meeting is for anyone interested in playing soccer this year for Lincoln

NHS student next week you will have a meeting on Wednesday after school in the auditorium.

Students and staff NHS is making reusable grocery bags for our food pantry.  If you have any old t-shirts laying around that you would like to donate to NHS in order to help them make the bags, please bring them to Ms. Darrah.

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Coach Einerson is selling basketball shirts! $15 for students, $20 for staff. Come to room 3070 or find Kailie Johnson to pick up yours!

 

October 13, 2021

Sister 4 Success meeting this Thursday at 4pm in the main office conference room.

There will be a boys soccer meeting Thursday after school in the cafeteria. The meeting is for anyone interested in playing soccer this year for Lincoln

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Seniors please come to Graduation and Beyond / FAFSA Food Truck Night on tonight, October 13 from 3:00 -7:00 in the commons. Fill out your FAFSA at or before the event and you and your family will get a free food truck meal from Flame the Taqueria!
Bring your laptop and have your parent bring their 2020 tax returns (if they have them). There will be help available to fill out the FAFSA and college applications, plus information about college, trades, and the military. We hope to see you there!

October 12, 2021

Students, this is a reminder to be respectful of our neighbors around Lincoln High School. As we park in the neighborhoods, be sure to not walk through yards, watch your language, pick up trash, and not block driveways with your cars. Your behavior in the neighborhoods is a direct reflection on Lincoln High School. THANK-YOU!

Anyone interested in trying out for our Winter Cheerleading Teams – we have spots available! Follow our social media posts @ALHSRailsCheer on Twitter and Instagram or Find a flyer with our QR Code. You must sign up online by Friday October 22nd in order to get the tryout information. Do not miss out on this opportunity! Email Coach Bales with any questions at Katherine.bales@dmschools.org

Seniors please come to Graduation and Beyond / FAFSA Food Truck Night on Wednesday, October 13 from 3:00 -7:00 in the commons. Fill out your FAFSA at or before the event and you and your family will get a free food truck meal from Flame the Taqueria!
Bring your laptop and have your parent bring their 2020 tax returns (if they have them). There will be help available to fill out the FAFSA and college applications, plus information about college, trades, and the military. We hope to see you there!

October 8, 2021

Students, this is a reminder to be respectful of our neighbors around Lincoln High School. As we park in the neighborhoods, be sure to not walk through yards, watch your language, pick up trash, and not block driveways with your cars. Your behavior in the neighborhoods is a direct reflection on Lincoln High School. THANK-YOU!

Seniors please come to Graduation and Beyond / FAFSA Food Truck Night on Wednesday, October 13 from 3:00 -7:00 in the commons. Fill out your FAFSA at or before the event and you and your family will get a free food truck meal from Flame the Taqueria!
Bring your laptop and have your parent bring their 2020 tax returns (if they have them). There will be help available to fill out the FAFSA and college applications, plus information about college, trades, and the military. We hope to see you there!

October 7, 2021

Students, this is a reminder to be respectful of our neighbors around Lincoln High School. As we park in the neighborhoods, be sure to not walk through yards, watch your language, pick up trash, and not block driveways with your cars. Your behavior in the neighborhoods is a direct reflection on Lincoln High School. THANK-YOU!

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be having a meeting on today at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. Also be sure to sign up for the Best Buddies club activity for this Friday in your Railstime. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

 

October 5, 2021

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be having a meeting on Thursday at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. Also be sure to sign up for the Best Buddies club activity for this Friday in your Railstime. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

Are you interested in joining the Trendettas dance team? This group is mainly for intermediate to advanced dancers but anyone is welcome to try out. Tryouts are today, October 5, from 4pm-5pm in the Commons. Please bring comfortable clothes that you can dance in. Contact Ms. Muhammad if you have any questions.

Say’s slam poetry’s first meeting will be Oct 12 every Tuesdays in 3480. Come get free with us. Even if you’ve never written before you are welcomed! We even have snacks!

CORE will be meeting every other Wednesday in room 3480. Check out the posters for what we do and the upcoming dates.

Interested in job shadowing at a child development center? Please see Mrs. Rankin the Dream 2 Teach mentor in room 3480 for more details.

Students – please check the seminar program and make sure you have signed up for a Tuesday seminar and a Friday Club/activity.  This is the first week for Friday clubs & activities so make sure you’re signed up.  Thanks

Lincoln is looking to start a Mens Volleyball Club this school year. We will have an initial meeting today,  immediately after school in the Roundhouse.

 

 

October 4, 2021

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be having a meeting on Thursday at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. Also be sure to sign up for the Best Buddies club activity for this Friday in your Railstime. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

Are you interested in joining the Trendettas dance team? This group is mainly for intermediate to advanced dancers but anyone is welcome to try out. Tryouts are tomorrow, October 5, from 4pm-5pm in the Commons. Please bring comfortable clothes that you can dance in. Contact Ms. Muhammad if you have any questions.

Say’s slam poetry’s first meeting will be Oct 12 every Tuesdays in 3480. Come get free with us. Even if you’ve never written before you are welcomed! We even have snacks!

CORE will be meeting every other Wednesday in room 3480. Check out the posters for what we do and the upcoming dates.

Lincoln is looking to start a Mens Volleyball Club this school year. We will have an initial meeting Tuesday,  immediately after school in the Roundhouse.

Interested in job shadowing at a child development center? Please see Mrs. Rankin the Dream 2 Teach mentor in room 3480 for more details.

 

 

September 30, 2021

Are you interested in joining the Trendettas dance team? This group is mainly for intermediate to advanced dancers but anyone is welcome to try out. Tryouts are this today, September 30 and next Tuesday, October 5, from 4pm-5pm in the Commons. Please bring comfortable clothes that you can dance in. Contact Ms. Muhammad if you have any questions.

Tickets are on sale this week for the Homecoming Dance on Saturday. The Homecoming Dance is from 7-10pm on Saturday night, and tickets will be on sale during lunches and before school for the rest of the week. Tickets are $15, and you will need your Lincoln ID, as well as your guest’s ID, to purchase tickets. If you have any questions about tickets or details about the dance, please reach out to Ms. Lamb on Teams or stop by during passing or after school in room 2280.

Congratulations to Bradley Kofoed on being runner up medalist shooting a one over par 71 at the conference tournament yesterday at Grandview Golf Course. Aaron Ho and Scott Helmuth also medaled placing 14th and 16th. Districts will be held this Tuesday at Venker Golf Course in Ames. Good luck to all the boys playing at Districts.

Say’s slam poetry’s first meeting will be Oct 12 and every Tuesday after in room 3480. Come get free with us. Even if you’ve never written before you are welcomed! We even have snacks!

CORE will be meeting every other Wednesday in room 3480. Check out the posters for what we do and the upcoming dates.

Interested in job shadowing at a child development center? Please see Mrs. Rankin the Dream 2 Teach mentor in room 3480 for more details.

 

September 28, 2021

Congratulations to Bradley Kofoed.  Bradley was medalist at the Rider Invitational held at Waveland Golf Course on Monday.  Bradley shot a four over par 76.

Congratulations to the Lincoln Girls Swim team for winning the 2021 Lincoln Swim Invitational on Saturday. The Lincoln swimmers won 6 of the 11 events and beat runner up Indianola by 69 points. First place swims by Aubrey Douds and Samantha Douds helped in the victory, nice work ladies!

Tickets are on sale this week for the Homecoming Dance on Saturday. The Homecoming Dance is from 7-10pm on Saturday night, and tickets will be on sale during lunches and before school for the rest of the week. Tickets are $15, and you will need your Lincoln ID, as well as your guest’s ID, to purchase tickets. If you have any questions about tickets or details about the dance, please reach out to Ms. Lamb on Teams or stop by during passing or after school in room 2280.

Brother 2 Brother and Sister 4 Success Kick off  is tomorrow  September 29th 3:00pm – 4:00pm Room : 2160 The Kick-Off will bring our young men and women together for an afternoon of brotherhood and sisterhood while providing a meaningful, rewarding and fun experience involving teamwork, leadership, and togetherness among our members. We would also like to build unity with our members, advisors, and parents. Finally, the goal of the kickoff is to energize and motivate students to attack this school year with confidence and focus. This should springboard our members into a great year!

The club formerly known as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Tuesday Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

September 27, 2021

 

Welcome to Homecoming Week! We are excited to see all the Jerseys and Frat outfits. Tomorrow, we will be Name Day. For example, Alex could be an astronaut or Nicole could be a nurse.

It is time for our Annual Kickball Tournament! The first game will be at 5:30pm at the Baseball and Softball fields at the Rails building on Porter. If you are not playing in the tournament tonight, come out and support those that are!

Tickets are on sale this week for the Homecoming Dance on Saturday. The Homecoming Dance is from 7-10pm on Saturday night, and tickets will be on sale during lunches and before school for the rest of the week. Tickets are $15, and you will need your Lincoln ID, as well as your guest’s ID, to purchase tickets. If you have any questions about tickets or details about the dance, please reach out to Ms. Lamb on Teams or stop by during passing or after school in room 2280.

Attention Students. Lincoln is looking to start a Mens Volleyball Club this school year. We will have an initial meeting Tuesday, September 28 immediately after school in the Roundhouse.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, such as being a teacher then you should consider joining the club Dream to Teach. Our first meeting to gauge interest with will be today in Mrs. Rankin’s room 3480. Feel to free to teams message with questions

The club formerly known as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Tuesday Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

 

September 23, 2021

 

Attention Students. Lincoln is looking to start a Mens Volleyball Club this school year. We will have an initial meeting Tuesday, September 28 immediately after school in the Roundhouse.

There will be a meeting today after school in room 1390 until 4 pm for all students interested in starting the first Lincoln Literary Journal which will feature the best creative writing pieces, photography, and art our student body has to offer! See Ms. Sissel with questions.

Interested in going out for girls soccer next spring? Please stop by and see coach Jackie Gielau in room 1280 by the elevators to get more information for the girls soccer team. Girl’s Soccer will be lifting on Monday’s, Tuesday’s, and Thursday’s from 3:45-4:45. If you have any questions, please reach out to coach Jackie Gielau or stop by room 1280.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, such as being a teacher then you should consider joining the club Dream To Teach. Our first meeting to gauge interest with will be Monday the 27th in Mrs. Rankin’s room 3480. Feel to free to teams message with questions

The club formerly know as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Tuesday  Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

Reminder Homecoming week is next week. Monday’s dress up day theme is Jersey day! Show your school spirit by participating!

September 22, 2021

Congrats on beating east 132 to 42 last night. First place swims by Aubrey Douds and Samantha Douds helped in the victory. Team remains undefeated in conference, nice work ladies.

Sophomores- if you would like a Class of 2024 t-shirt, please stop by the counseling center during passing time today from 1st-3rd periods. You’ll need to show your ID to validate your grade. T-shirts will be available the following week also.

There will be a meeting Thursday after school in room 1390 until 4 pm for all students interested in starting the first Lincoln Literary Journal which will feature the best creative writing pieces, photography, and art our student body has to offer! See Ms. Sissel with questions.

Interested in going out for girls soccer next spring? Please stop by and see coach Jackie Gielau in room 1280 by the elevators to get more information for the girls soccer team. Girl’s Soccer will be lifting on Monday’s, Tuesday’s, and Thursday’s from 3:45-4:45. If you have any questions, please reach out to coach Jackie Gielau or stop by room 1280.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, such as being a teacher then you should consider joining the club Dream To Teach. Our first meeting to gauge interest with will be Monday the 27th in Mrs. Rankin’s room 3480. Feel to free to teams message with questions

The club formerly know as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Tuesday  Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

 

 

September 20, 2021

“The girls cross country team competed in two meets last week. They all continued their streak of dropping time from the beginning of the season. Tuesday, at Valley, Jaenelle Bryant dropped 35 seconds off her previous best time on their course. Thursday, at North, she dropped one minute and 12 seconds off her previous best time on their course and earned her first top 10 medal, placing 9th overall. Great job, ladies! Keep up the hard work.”

Interested in going out for girls soccer next spring? Please stop by and see coach Jackie Gielau in room 1280 by the elevators to get more information for the girls soccer team. Girl’s Soccer will be lifting on Monday’s, Tuesday’s, and Thursday’s from 3:45-4:45. If you have any questions, please reach out to coach Jackie Gielau or stop by room 1280.

 

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, such as being a teacher then you should consider joining the club Dream To Teach. Our first meeting to gauge interest with will be Monday the 27th in Mrs. Rankin’s room 3480. Feel to teams message with questions

The club formerly know as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Wednesday Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

  • The Homecoming Dance is two weeks out! Have you thought about who you might bring with? Remember, if they do not attend Lincoln in person, they need to be invited by a Lincoln student, and you need to get a guest form for them from Student Services. Two key things about guests – We do not allow middle school students or those 21 or over to attend high school dances. The guest forms need to be completed and returned back to Student Services by September 29th.
  • You will be nominating your potential Homecoming Court (Seniors Only) in the next few days. When you get the survey form for nominations, please complete the form as soon as possible. The deadline will be Monday by the end of the school day, and it should hit your email by the end of today!

 

 

September 17, 2021

Congratulations to the Lincoln girls swim team for beating Roosevelt last night 104 to 72. The Rails won 10 of the 12 events, including first place swims by Aubrey Douds, Ripley Berg, Samantha Douds, and first place diving performance from Alexa Vandeboe. The team is undefeated in the conference and looks to win the conference title for the fifth straight season. Nice work ladies!

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, such as being a teacher then you should consider joining the club Dream To Teach. Our first meeting to gauge interest with will be Monday the 27th in Mrs. Rankin’s room 3480. Feel to teams message with questions

The club formerly know as Movement 515 is changing their name to Say. Love slam poetry and spoken word! Home school meetings will be starting Wednesday Oct 5th in Rankin’s room 3480.

Last club but not least, students of color and their allies are invited to join CORE, community of racial equity on Wednesday the 29th. Look for poster’s next week on what we do and what we are about. Or better yet, swing by room 3480 and ask Mrs. Rankin!

 

If you are planning to attend the 9th grade and/or varsity football games at Carlisle tonight, please note that tickets will be sold ONLINE ONLY. Admission is $6

Lincoln Student Activity Tickets (SAT’s) will not be accepted at Carlisle

Spectators will need to have an online advanced ticket to enter the stadium, either printed or on a cell phone.

Students can go to their IC account or School Cnxt to access the link to purchase a ticket.

  • The Homecoming Dance is two weeks out! Have you thought about who you might bring with? Remember, if they do not attend Lincoln in person, they need to be invited by a Lincoln student, and you need to get a guest form for them from Student Services. Two key things about guests – We do not allow middle school students or those 21 or over to attend high school dances. The guest forms need to be completed and returned back to Student Services by September 29th.
  • You will be nominating your potential Homecoming Court (Seniors Only) in the next few days. When you get the survey form for nominations, please complete the form as soon as possible. The deadline will be Monday by the end of the school day, and it should hit your email by the end of today!
  • Are you getting excited for the Kickball and PowerPuff games?!? Deadline to sign up for either is by 4pm on Friday in Ms. Lamb’s room 2280. Don’t miss out on these awesome events!

September 15, 2021

Are you ready for some Kickball?!? Homecoming week is quickly approaching and that means our Kickball Tournament is on! Juniors and Seniors captains – please get your teams of 10-12 ready for sign ups. The registration forms will be available with your advisory teachers starting today!

Along with the Kickball Tournament and Homecoming Week comes the long-standing tradition of PowderPuff Football! If you are planning to play for the Junior or Senior Team, please reach out to Ms. Lamb by message on Teams or email to be added to the team lists. Practices will begin soon, and you will want to be a part of this Lincoln tradition!

Lastly, with Homecoming Week, comes the Homecoming Dance! The dance will be on Oct 2, and our theme for this year is “Glow! Even if you’re in the Dark!”

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be hosting its first meeting of the year tomorrow at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

September 14, 2021

Attention Juniors! Today is the last day to sign up for the PSAT test. Please visit the Counseling Center to sign up and ensure your eligibility or National Merit Scholar competitions and a variety of scholarships.

Are you ready for some Kickball?!? Homecoming week is quickly approaching and that means our Kickball Tournament is on! Juniors and Seniors captains – please get your teams of 10-12 ready for sign ups. The registration forms will be available with your advisory teachers starting today!

Along with  the Kickball Tournament and Homecoming Week comes the long-standing tradition of PowderPuff Football! If you are planning to play for the Junior or Senior Team, please reach out to Ms. Lamb by message on Teams or email to be added to the team lists. Practices will begin soon, and you will want to be a part of this Lincoln tradition!

Lastly, with Homecoming Week, comes the Homecoming Dance! The dance will be on Oct 2, and our theme for this year is “Glow! Even if you’re in the Dark!”

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be hosting its first meeting of the year this Thursday at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

September 13, 2021

Are you ready for some Kickball?!? Homecoming week is quickly approaching and that means our Kickball Tournament is on! Juniors and Seniors captains – please get your teams of 10-12 ready for sign ups. The registration forms will be available with your advisory teachers starting today!

Along with the Kickball Tournament and Homecoming Week comes the long-standing tradition of PowderPuff Football! If you are planning to play for the Junior or Senior Team, please reach out to Ms. Lamb by message on Teams or email to be added to the team lists. Practices will begin soon, and you will want to be a part of this Lincoln tradition!

Lastly, with Homecoming Week, comes the Homecoming Dance! The dance will be on Oct 2, and our theme for this year is “Glow! Even if you’re in the Dark!”

Attention Juniors! The PSAT test will be administered on Wednesday, October 13. Juniors interested in taking the test should sign up in the Counseling Center. The deadline to sign up is next Tuesday, September 14. This is an optional test to help students prepare for the SAT test and to qualify for National Merit Scholarship competitions. The test costs $20 and spots are limited, so sign up in the Counseling Center today!

The Best Buddies Lincoln chapter will be hosting its first meeting of the year this Thursday at 3:30pm in room 3320. Anyone interested in joining the club, or learning more about Best Buddies is welcome to attend. If you have any questions please see Mr. Patterson or Mr. Kalina.

September 10, 2021

Congratulations on the girls swim team as they defeated Carrol 102-74. The ladies improved their record to 2-1 on the year

The Lincoln freshmen football team played a combined game last night with the sophomores against rival East. The Rails won the game 46-0 on strong rushing performances from Rashad Carr, Desmon Campbell and Javarius Hughes. Leo Jones and Blake Butters led the defense to its first shutout of the season.

Are you ready for some Kickball?!? Homecoming week is quickly approaching and that means our Kickball Tournament is on! Juniors and Seniors captains – please get your teams of 10-12 ready for sign ups. The registration forms will be available with your advisory teachers starting today!

Along with the Kickball Tournament and Homecoming Week comes the long standing tradition of PowderPuff Football! If you are planning to play for the Junior or Senior Team, please reach out to Ms. Lamb by message on Teams or email to be added to the team lists. Practices will begin soon, and you will definitely want to be a part of this Lincoln tradition!

Lastly, with Homecoming Week, comes the Homecoming Dance! The dance will be on Oct 2, and our theme for this year is “Glow! Even if you’re in the Dark!”

Attention Juniors! The PSAT test will be administered on Wednesday, October 13. Juniors interested in taking the test should sign up in the Counseling Center. The deadline to sign up is next Tuesday, September 14. This is an optional test to help students prepare for the SAT test and to qualify for National Merit Scholarship competitions. The test costs $20 and spots are limited, so sign up in the Counseling Center today!

Any student-athlete that is interested in competing on the girl’s track and field team in the Spring that is NOT out for a fall sport, please see Coach Woodson in Student Services sometime this week to discuss the off-season. Thank you!

The Lincoln girls basketball team will start fall workouts and begin lifting after school next week.  If you are serious about basketball and want to join our program, please stop by Coach Newton’s room today or tomorrow.  It is located in the front hallway, room 2100.

 

September 8, 2021

Attention Juniors!

The PSAT test will be administered on Wednesday, October 13. Juniors interested in taking the test should sign up in the Counseling Center. The deadline to sign up is next Tuesday, September 14. This is an optional test to help students prepare for the SAT test and to qualify for National Merit Scholarship competitions. The test costs $20 and spots are limited, so sign up in the Counseling Center today!

Any student-athlete that is interested in competing on the girl’s track and field team in the Spring that is NOT out for a fall sport, please see Coach Woodson in Student Services sometime this week to discuss the off-season. Thank you!

Attention all national honor society students today is our first meeting in the auditorium after school.

September 7, 2021

Attention Juniors!

The PSAT test will be administered on Wednesday, October 13. Juniors interested in taking the test should sign up in the Counseling Center. The deadline to sign up is next Tuesday, September 14. This is an optional test to help students prepare for the SAT test and to qualify for National Merit Scholarship competitions. The test costs $20 and spots are limited, so sign up in the Counseling Center today!

Our girl’s cross-country team had their first meet of the year on Saturday at the Urbandale Invitational. Every runner set new personal record times at the meet. Jaenelle Bryant and Ava Manning ran between a minute and a half to two and a half minutes faster than their times they ran at this meet one year ago. Great job ladies!

Any student-athlete that is interested in competing on the girl’s track and field team in the Spring that is NOT out for a fall sport, please see Coach Woodson in Student Services sometime this week to discuss the off-season. Thank you!

Congratulations to our freshman volleyball team as they won the North High 9th Grade Invitational over the weekend! Great job ladies. All levels are back in action tonight at Johnston

August 30, 2021

Students: This is a reminder that beginning today if you have a Release period that you may not be in the school building. If you are unable to leave the school building, please stop by the counseling center to pick a new class.

Students: Parking passes are available for purchase in Student Services. These are available for 11th and 12th grade students only. All cars found on school grounds must have a parking permit displayed beginning Tuesday, September 7. Failure to have a parking pass may result in a $25 parking fine and eventually towing at the owner’s expense.

This week we will start our normal bell schedule. On Wednesdays, we will meet in periods 1, 2, 4 and 6 only. On Thursdays we will meet in periods 1, 3, 5, and 7 only. Copies of the bell schedule are both online and at the Welcome Desk. We encourage students to take a picture of the schedule with their phone so you have easy access to it any time you need.

With the northern lights glistening across the night sky and a bunch of strange things happening, things are always exciting in Almost, Maine. Sound interesting? Come audition for Lincoln Theatre Arts fall play, “Almost, Maine”! Auditions will take place Monday and Tuesday after school (you only need to come to one night) in the Drama Room (Room 3010) and the only thing you need to bring is something to write with! Not a fan of performing? We’re also looking for people to help with behind the scenes, so if you like to paint, sew, craft, or any other skill, stop in and fill out a form

August 27, 2021

Congratulations to the Lincoln girls swim team for defeating Marshalltown last night 118 to 61. First place swims from Aubrey Douds, Isabel Naderman, Paola Santiago and Samantha Douds all assisted in the season opening win. Nice work ladies!

The Rails freshmen football team started their season last night with a dominant win over Urbandale. After a challenging first half the score was tied up at 12 at halftime. The Rails came out fired up in the second half winning 42-19, led by the 5 headed rushing monster of Kam Steele, Javarius Hughes, Desmon Campbell, Damarius Parker and Fisher Wilson. Damarius Parker also led the team in tackles. The freshmen rails home opener is this Thursday against Norwalk. Come out and support these boys.

With the northern lights glistening across the night sky and a bunch of strange things happening, things are always exciting in Almost, Maine. Sound interesting? Come audition for Lincoln Theatre Arts fall play, “Almost, Maine”! Auditions will take place Monday and Tuesday after school (you only need to come to one night) in the Drama Room (Room 3010) and the only thing you need to bring is something to write with! Not a fan of performing? We’re also looking for people to help with behind the scenes, so if you like to paint, sew, craft, or any other skill, stop in and fill out a form