Daily Announcements

September 11, 2019

If you are bringing a non LHS student to the homecoming dance, pick up a guest form in student services or the journalism room, 2280. Follow the directions and return it correctly filled out to student services. Then and only then will you be able to purchase your tickets. Guest forms are available in student services and the journalism room, 2280. The deadline for guest forms is September 19th–late forms will not be accepted. Period.

It’s out of this world! Homecoming Dance 2019 tickets go on sale Wednesday, September 18 through lunches on Thursday, September 26. You must have an ID to purchase your ticket. Tickets are sold before school and during all lunches. Check out our posters for details and follow us on @therailsonline for details!

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

The National ACT test will be given this coming Saturday, Sept. 14, here at the MAIN Building. Please use the Commons doors and be here no later than 7:55. The test will start promptly at 8. Please bring photo ID, No. 2 pencils, a ACT-approved calculator and your printed admission ticket.

 

All girls interested in playing basketball, there will be an meeting in Coach Harrison’s room, today right afterschool. Room 3060 – Girls Basketball Meeting  – today after school

September 10, 2019

If you are bringing a non LHS student to the homecoming dance, pick up a guest form in student services or the journalism room, 2280. Follow the directions and return it correctly filled out to student services. Then and only then will you be able to purchase your tickets. Guest forms are available in student services and the journalism room, 2280. The deadline for guest forms is September 19th–late forms will not be accepted. Period.

It’s out of this world! Homecoming Dance 2019 tickets go on sale Wednesday, September 18 through lunches on Thursday, September 26. You must have an ID to purchase your ticket. Tickets are sold before school and during all lunches. Check out our posters for details and follow us on @therailsonline for details!

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

All students listen up- today is the last day to change your schedule. Please see your counselor for such changes.

The National ACT test will be given this coming Saturday, Sept. 14, here at the MAIN Building. Please use the Commons doors and be here no later than 7:55. The test will start promptly at 8. Please bring photo ID, No. 2 pencils, a ACT-approved calculator and your printed admission ticket.

 

All girls interested in playing basketball, there will be an meeting in Coach Harrison’s room, WEDNESDAY right afterschool. Room 3060 – Girls Basketball Meeting  – Wednesday afterschool

September 9, 2019

On Saturday the boys cross country team opened its season at the Urbandale Invitational.  The team was led by senior Andrew Klein’s 3rd place finish and senior Josh Artero’s 24th place finish.  The team will next compete on Thursday at the Johnston Invitational.

If you are bringing a non LHS student to the homecoming dance, pick up a guest form in student services or the journalism room, 2280. Follow the directions and return it correctly filled out to student services. Then and only then will you be able to purchase your tickets. Guest forms are available in student services and the journalism room, 2280. The deadline for guest forms is September 19th–late forms will not be accepted. Period.

It’s out of this world! Homecoming Dance 2019 tickets go on sale Wednesday, September 18 through lunches on Thursday, September 26. You must have an ID to purchase your ticket. Tickets are sold before school and during all lunches. Check out our posters for details and follow us on @therailsonline for details!

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

All Current Science Bound Members, our second meeting is today September 9, 2019 and please wear your LHS Science Bound Shirts for PICTURE DAY!

Hey Lincoln! What’s on your résumé? Are you looking for a club to join? Are you ready to get involved in your school community? If so, Key Club might be for you! Key Club is an international organization, and we are looking for students who have Lincoln spirit and like to volunteer. We will have our first meeting in Mrs. Davidson’s room. If you are interested in finding out more about Key Club, please join us for a short informational meeting today after school. Again, our first meeting of the year is in room 3470 (the top of the tower) today at 3:30. Hope to see you then!

All students listen up- Tuesday September 10th will be the last day to change your schedule. Please see your counselor for such changes.

The National ACT test will be given this coming Saturday, Sept. 14, here at the MAIN Building. Please use the Commons doors and be here no later than 7:55. The test will start promptly at 8. Please bring photo ID, No. 2 pencils, a ACT-approved calculator and your printed admission ticket.

All girls interested in playing basketball, there will be an meeting in Coach Harrison’s room, WEDNESDAY right afterschool. Room 3060 – Girls Basketball Meeting  – Wednesday afterschool

September 6, 2019

Senior and junior girls! Today is you last day to sign up for you powder puff teams! You must have ten dollars when you sign up! You must pay your ten dollars today to receive your t-shirt and be on the roster. Come to the journalism room, 2280 and get this done. Don’t miss this fun event! Check our posters for details and follow us on @therailsplitteronline.

Lincoln! Today is the last day to get your kickball team roster and money to the journalism room, 2280. Our annual homecoming kick off spirit week tournament is one of the best events all year. In fact, it is out of this world!

If you are bringing a non LHS student to the homecoming dance, pick up a guest form in student services or the journalism room, 2280. Follow the directions and return it correctly filled out to student services. Then and only then will you be able to purchase your tickets. Guest forms are available in student services and the journalism room, 2280. The deadline for guest forms is September 19th–late forms will not be accepted. Period.

It’s out of this world! Homecoming Dance 2019  tickets go on sale Wednesday, September 18 through lunches on Thursday, September 26. You must have an ID to purchase your ticket. Tickets are sold before school and during all lunches. Check out our posters for details and follow us on @therailsonline for details!

Who wants to be a trendsetta? Auditions are today at 3:45 in the counseling center. Please see Ms. Minnehan if you have any questions.

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

All Current Science Bound Members, our second meeting is September 9, 2019 and please wear your LHS Science Bound Shirts for PICTURE DAY!

If you have an interest in being a part of a brotherhood at Lincoln High School. Then look no further and come and see what Brother 2 Brother LHS Chapter is about. There will be a brief informational meeting tonight at 3:30, right after school. Anyone interested in joining B2B please see Mr. Lee in Room 3230 today.

Hey Lincoln! What’s on your résumé? Are you looking for a club to join? Are you ready to get involved in your school community? If so, Key Club might be for you! Key Club is an international organization, and we are looking for students who have Lincoln spirit and like to volunteer. We will have our first meeting in Mrs. Davidson’s room. If you are interested in finding out more about Key Club, please join us for a short informational meeting Monday after school. Again, our first meeting of the year is in room 3470 (the top of the tower) on Monday, September 9 at 3:30. Hope to see you then!

All students listen up- Tuesday September 10th will be the last day to change your schedule. Please see your counselor for such changes.

 

September 5, 2019

 

Tomorrow is the last day for junior and senior girls to sign up to play on the powder puff teams during spirit week on Wednesday, September 25! YOU MUST HAVE $10 to sign up in the journalism room, 2280. Don’t miss out on this fun tradition!

 

All kickball team roster packets ARE DUE tomorrow with completed roster and ten dollars per player delivered by your captain to the journalism room, 2280. This fun event kicks off spirit week on Monday, September 23rd!

 

Pick up your guest form from student services or the journalism room, 2280, if you are planning to bring a non LHS student to the homecoming dance on Saturday, September 28th. Guest forms are due September 19th to student services for processing. This is a real deadline so don’t miss it. Homecoming tickets go on sale before school and during all lunches on Wednesday, September 18th through lunches on Thursday, September 26. Tickets are ten dollars. LHS Homecoming 2019–It’s out of this world! Follow us on @therailsonline for all details!

Seniors nominated for homecoming court should represent our Lincoln values of southside pride, school involvement and make a positive contribution to our Lincoln community. Watch for the link!

Next–seniors will vote on September 11 through 13th (again through a link just for seniors) for their choice of boy and girl from a list of the top ten nominated boys and girls. The top 5 boys and girls from this vote becomes the homecoming court.

On Monday, September 23 through the 25, the entire school will vote through Infinite Campus for their choice of King and Queen from the homecoming court. The King and Queen will be announced during Thursday’s coronation ceremony.

 

Students interested in joining the robotics team there will be an informational meeting this Friday after school in room 1290.  If you can’t attend or have any question- talk to Mr. Urias in room 1290 or 110.

Hey seniors! Thinking about attending Iowa State or the University of Northern Iowa? Good news! We have two upcoming visits in the month of September and October. There are flyers in the hallways, or stop by the Library to talk to Christine for more information! Please register as soon as possible!

Attention boys and girls interested in running cross country this fall.  See Coach Hohl in the Library as soon as possible for sign-up information.  Again, any boy or girl wanting to run cross country please see Coach Hohl in the Library for information.

Who wants to be a trendsetta? Auditions are next Friday September 6th at 3:45 in the counseling center. Please see Ms. Minnehan if you have any questions.

 

Are you interested in being a part of Lincoln’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance? Lincoln’s GSA will host it’s first meeting right after school in room 2230 – that’s the choir room. This will take place before the fall play meeting. Lincoln’s first GSA meeting will be a quick one! See you after school today in room 2230!

 

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

If you have an interest in Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics, and you are a FRESHMAN then come and see what Science Bound is about. Anyone interested in joining Science Bound. Please see Mr. Lee in Room 3230 before this Friday, to get more information. Again, see Mr. Lee before this Friday to get more information!

All Current Science Bound Members, our second meeting is September 9, 2019 and please where your LHS Science Bound Shirts for PICTURE DAY!

If you have an interest in being a part of a brotherhood at Lincoln High School. Then look no further and come and see what Brother 2 Brother LHS Chapter is about. There will be a brief informational meeting this Friday at 3:30, right after school. Anyone interested in joining B2B please see Mr. Lee in Room 3230 this Friday or any time before Friday.

Hey Lincoln! What’s on your résumé? Are you looking for a club to join? Are you ready to get involved in your school community? If so, Key Club might be for you! Key Club is an international organization, and we are looking for students who have Lincoln spirit and like to volunteer. We will have our first meeting in Mrs. Davidson’s room. If you are interested in finding out more about Key Club, please join us for a short informational meeting Monday after school. Again, our first meeting of the year is in room 3470 (the top of the tower) on Monday, September 9 at 3:30. Hope to see you then!

 

September 4, 2019

Get ready Lincoln! Homecoming is right around the corner and the fun begins begins with Spirit Week!

Sign up for two important spirit week events is happening now and both will end this Friday!

Junior and Senior girls–want to play on your Powder Puff team? Sign up NOW through September 6 in the journalism room. 2280. You must pay ten dollars when you sign up. Practices will begin the following week. The Powder Puff game is Wednesday, September 25th.

Everyone–Kick off spirit week by putting a kickball team together. Get your friends together, send your captain to the journalism room, 2280 to pick up a roster packet. The captain fills it out, and returns the roster packet along with ten dollars for each player to the journalism room. 2280 by the deadline September 6th. The Kickball tournament is Monday, September 23rd.

Follow your leadership StuCo on twitter @therailsonline for all your homecoming information. Check out our posters this week for more detailed information or come by the journalism room, 2280 for information.

The homecoming dance information and spirit week days are on posters and twitter this week!

Freshman! Get excited for spirit week–you are a Railsplitter now! Follow us on @therailsonline!

This is how homecoming court works!

Today a link will be sent to seniors in Infinite Campus Notifications. Each senior clicks the link and nominates one girl and one boy for homecoming court beginning this Tuesday through Thursday.

Seniors nominated for homecoming court should represent our Lincoln values of southside pride, school involvement and make a positive contribution to our Lincoln community. Watch for the link!

Next–seniors will vote on September 11 through 13th (again through a link just for seniors) for their choice of boy and girl from a list of the top ten nominated boys and girls. The top 5 boys and girls from this vote becomes the homecoming court.

On Monday, September 23 through the 25, the entire school will vote through Infinite Campus for their choice of King and Queen from the homecoming court. The King and Queen will be announced during Thursday’s coronation ceremony.

Anyone interested in Academic Decathlon please attend meeting this Wednesday after school in room 3270.

Students interested in joining the robotics team there will be an informational meeting this Friday after school in room 1290.  If you can’t attend or have any question- talk to Mr. Urias in room 1290 or 110.

Hey seniors! Thinking about attending Iowa State or the University of Northern Iowa? Good news! We have two upcoming visits in the month of September and October. There are flyers in the hallways, or stop by the Library to talk to Christine for more information! Please register as soon as possible!

Attention boys and girls interested in running cross country this fall.  See Coach Hohl in the Library as soon as possible for sign-up information.  Again, any boy or girl wanting to run cross country please see Coach Hohl in the Library for information.

Who wants to be a trendsetta? Auditions are next Friday September 6th at 3:45 in the counseling center. Please see Ms. Minnehan if you have any questions.

Interested in taking the PSAT?  The PSAT is an optional exam for juniors who want to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship, or intends to take the SAT in the spring.  The exam date is Oct. 16th but you must be signed up before Sept. 18th.  The exam costs $20.00.  Sign up in the counseling office.  If you have questions please see Mr. Marshall.  Once again, this is an optional exam for juniors who wish to be considered for a National Merit Scholarship.

 

September 3rd, 2019

Get ready Lincoln! Homecoming is right around the corner and the fun begins begins with Spirit Week!

Sign up for two important spirit week events is happening now and both will end this Friday!

Junior and Senior girls–want to play on your Powder Puff team? Sign up NOW through September 6 in the journalism room. 2280. You must pay ten dollars when you sign up. Practices will begin the following week. The Powder Puff game is Wednesday, September 25th.

Everyone–Kick off spirit week by putting a kickball team together. Get your friends together, send your captain to the journalism room, 2280 to pick up a roster packet. The captain fills it out, and returns the roster packet along with ten dollars for each player to the journalism room. 2280 by the deadline September 6th. The Kickball tournament is Monday, September 23rd.

Follow your leadership StuCo on twitter @therailsonline for all your homecoming information. Check out our posters this week for more detailed information or come by the journalism room, 2280 for information.

The homecoming dance information and spirit week days are on posters and twitter this week!

Freshman! Get excited for spirit week–you are a Railsplitter now! Follow us on @therailsonline!

This is how homecoming court works!

Today a link will be sent to only seniors. Each senior clicks the link and nominates one girl and one boy for homecoming court beginning this Tuesday through Thursday.

Seniors nominated for homecoming court should represent our Lincoln values of southside pride, school involvement and make a positive contribution to our Lincoln community. Watch for the link!

Next–seniors will vote on September 11 through 13th (again through a link just for seniors) for their choice of boy and girl from a list of the top ten nominated boys and girls. The top 5 boys and girls from this vote becomes the homecoming court.

On Monday, September 23 through the 25, the entire school will vote through Infinite Campus for their choice of King and Queen from the homecoming court. The King and Queen will be announced during Thursday’s coronation ceremony.

Hey seniors! Thinking about attending Iowa State or the University of Northern Iowa? Good news! We have two upcoming visits in the month of September and October. There are flyers in the hallways, or stop by the Library to talk to Christine for more information! Please register as soon as possible!

Attention boys and girls interested in running cross country this fall.  See Coach Hohl in the Library as soon as possible for sign-up information.  Again, any boy or girl wanting to run cross country please see Coach Hohl in the Library for information.

Anyone interested in Academic Decathlon please attend meeting this Wednesday after school in room 3270.

Who wants to be a trendsetta? Auditions are this Friday September 6th at 3:45 in the counseling center. Please see Ms. Minnehan if you have any questions.

August 29, 2019

 

Students if you ride a yellow bus or a dart bus you may pick up your ID during your lunch, in the commons. If you do not ride a bus, please listen to announcements for when your ID’s arrive.

Get ready Lincoln! Homecoming is right around the corner and the fun begins with Spirit Week! Junior and Senior girls–want to play on your Powder Puff team? Sign up begins today through Friday in the journalism room. 2280. You must pay ten dollars when you sign up. Practices will begin the following week. The Powder Puff game is Wednesday, September 25th.

Everyone–Kick off spirit week by putting a kickball team together. Get your friends together, send your captain to the journalism room, 2280 to pick up a roster packet. The captain fills it out, and returns the roster packet along with ten dollars for each player to the journalism room. 2280 by the deadline September 7th. The Kickball tournament is Monday, September 23rd.

Follow your leadership StuCo on twitter @therailsonline for all your homecoming information. Check out our posters this week for more detailed information or come by the journalism room, 2280 for information.

The homecoming dance theme will be unveiled this Friday at the first pep assembly featuring fall sports and activities!

Linocoln! Vote now for your homecoming theme! Follow us on twitter @therailsonline and vote for one of the following themes: Titanic, astrology or masquerade!

Freshman! Get excited for spirit week–you are a Railsplitter now!

Hey seniors! Thinking about attending Iowa State or the University of Northern Iowa? Good news! We have two upcoming visits in the month of September and October. There are flyers in the hallways, or stop by the Library to talk to Christine for more information! Please register as soon as possible!

Students attending the football game this Friday as a reminder: Backpacks and large bags are not allowed into the football stadium. If you leave the game you will not be allowed to re-enter. If you purchased an SAT for games we will have a list with your name on it at the gates.

Attention boys and girls interested in running cross country this fall.  See Coach Hohl in the Library as soon as possible for sign-up information.  Again, any boy or girl wanting to run cross country please see Coach Hohl in the Library for information.

Who wants to be a trendsetta? Auditions are next Friday September 6th at 3:45 in the counseling center. Please see Ms. Minnehan if you have any questions.

August 26, 2019

 

Students if you ride a yellow bus or a dart bus you may pick up your ID during your lunch, in the commons. If you do not ride a bus, please listen to announcements for when your ID’s arrive.

Get ready Lincoln! Homecoming is right around the corner and the fun begins with Spirit Week! Junior and Senior girls–want to play on your Powder Puff team? Sign up begins today through Friday in the journalism room. 2280. You must pay ten dollars when you sign up. Practices will begin the following week. The Powder Puff game is Wednesday, September 25th.

Everyone–Kick off spirit week by putting a kickball team together. Get your friends together, send your captain to the journalism room, 2280 to pick up a roster packet. The captain fills it out, and returns the roster packet along with ten dollars for each player to the journalism room. 2280 by the deadline September 7th. The Kickball tournament is Monday, September 23rd.

Follow your leadership StuCo on twitter @therailsonline for all your homecoming information. Check out our posters this week for more detailed information or come by the journalism room, 2280 for information.

The homecoming dance theme will be unveiled this Friday at the first pep assembly featuring fall sports and activities!

Freshman! Get excited for spirit week–you are a Railsplitter now!

Any students interested in learning about, or participating in Academic Decathlon, there is a meeting Tuesday after school in room 3270, Mrs. Schlagel’s room. If you like to compete by learning all types of information like “Jeopardy,” Academic Decathlon is for you!

Attention any boys or girls interested in running cross-country this fall. See Coach Hohl in the Library this week for information.

All boys interested in playing soccer this schoolyear – there will be a brief informational meeting in the counseling center Tuesday right after school.

Were you born to be on the stage? Come audition for the fall and winter productions of Clue: On Stage and Forever Plaid! Auditions will take place Monday (that’s today!) and Tuesday (that’s tomorrow) in the Drama Room, room 3010, after school! Please bring something to write with! No other materials needed.

August 23, 2019

There will be an informational boy’s basketball meeting right after school in the counseling center. All boys interested in basketball, meet in the counseling center after school for information on the fall workout schedule.

Get ready Lincoln! Homecoming is right around the corner and the fun begins begins with Spirit Week! Junior and Senior girls–want to play on your Powder Puff team? Sign up beginning this Monday through Friday in the journalism room. 2280. You must pay ten dollars when you sign up. Practices will begin the following week. The Powder Puff game is Wednesday, September 25th.

Everyone–Kick off spirit week by putting a kickball team together. Get your friends together; send your captain to the journalism room, 2280 to pick up a roster packet. The captain fills it out, and returns the roster packet along with ten dollars for each player to the journalism room. 2280 by the deadline September 7th. The Kickball tournament is Monday, September 23rd.

Follow your leadership StuCo on twitter @therailsonline for all your homecoming information. Check out our posters next week week for more detailed information or come by the journalism room, 2280 for information.

Freshman! Get excited for spirit week–you are a Railsplitter now!