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  • Homecoming Dance

    Homecoming Luau Dance 

    September 22, Friday in the Lincoln Gym after the football game, 8-11pm.  Tickets are $15 and can be purchased on Schoolpay

    If you have purchased an ASB sticker then you can purchase tickets for $10 using the item Homecoming ticket with ASB sticker

    You must bring your student id to the dance and no guests are allowed.

  • Homecoming - Spirit Week - Sept 18th through 22nd

    Monday - Pajama Day

    Tuesday - Tacky Tourist Day

    Wednesday - Jersey Day

    Thursday - Throwback Day

    Friday - Color Wars -Freshman (white), Sophomores (green), Juniors (blue), Seniors (red), Staff (black)

  • PSAT/NMSQT Exam - Wednesday, Oct 11th at Lincoln HS

    10th graders – No Cost. The district has covered this cost for ALL current 10th grade PPS students. 

    11th graders - $20. This test is OPTIONAL for current 11th graders because they were tested last year as 10th graders.  Note: National Merit Scholarship eligibility requires PSAT scores taken during the 11th grade year only. Please disregard cost if you have prepaid during summer registration or on SchoolPay. If you would like to take the test, please pay on SchoolPay or send a check to LHS Bookkeeper, Laura Lambert (payable to: Lincoln High School, in memo section “Student’s Name-PSAT 2017”). Making payment will automatically sign the student up for the test.
    Timeline for testing: (NOTE: the school day is on a B day with early dismissal schedule):
    • 8:00am - begin seating students
    • 8:15am pre-administration activities (bubbling in) will begin
    • 8:45am - no student will be admitted after this time
    • 9:00am - subject testing begins
    o there are 4 test sections with 2 breaks
    • 11:55am - all testing activities to be completed
    • NOON – dismissal.
    • Testing Students are encouraged to stay for a late lunchtime and return to the GYM at 12:40pm to finish out the school day. They will then be released at 1:20 along with all other students. School buses will depart at 1:30pm (per Early Release Schedule). The school cafeteria will remain open for late lunch.
    Attention Lincoln 10th & 11th graders needing to request testing accommodations for the upcoming PSAT date, October 11, 2017.  Please contact your counselor asap.  A parent consent form will need to be completed. NOTE: Students must have documentation in place for either an IEP or 504 accommodation plan in order to be considered for testing accommodations. This does not however guarantee accommodations will automatically be approved.
    Questions? Please contact Alfredo Quintero, Vice Principal or Cynthia Roberts, VP Secretary.
  • Critical Race Studies Class Video

    Please take a few minutes to see what Lincoln’s Critical Race Studies students have been working on this year. Kudos to Lincoln teacher and Equity Specialist Ms. Mallare-Best for empowering students to stand and facilitate courageous conversations around race and the role of whiteness in a predominantly white state, city and school. We want to particularly thank LHS parent Chris Crever, owner of Cine Rent West Film Company, for his incredible support that resulted in the making of the video at the link below. Cine Rent West Stage Manager and Film Maker Bryden McNew adeptly captured the commitment and passion of our students and teacher. We also want to thank all of the family members, teachers, district leaders, and students who came to the Race Talks to participate in our student led Socratic Seminar Exhibition Night. Please enjoy the short film at the link below and please contact Cine Rent West at the contact information pasted below if your club, team, or program is interested in hiring their staff to make a short or longer documentary celebrating LHS student involvement. We’d love to post several on our website to share with the community. Cine Rent West’s work is incredible.



    Vimeo Link

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    Peyton Chapman

    Dear Current and Prospective Lincoln Families,

    Welcome to Lincoln High School! We’re proud to be one of the top 100 college prep International Baccalaureate (IB) high schools in the United States with thriving, Fine and Performing Arts, STEM, Business, Culinary Arts, and 
    Spanish Immersion programs. In addition to Spanish, Mandarin, French, and German, Lincoln is excited to be one of a handful of schools in the nation to offer Arabic to high school students.

    Our students are actively involved inquirers who think critically about the world in which they live. In addition, Lincoln students regularly participate in highly competitive 6A athletics,a host of club sports from Water Polo to Sailing and Lacrosse, and are involved in a variety of engaging and meaningful extra-curricular activities and community service projects here and abroad. Our community is one in which “parents and neighbors are welcome partners”. Parent volunteerism at Lincoln is unparalleled.

    Above all else, at Lincoln it is “cool to be smart.” We are fortunate to be able to offer a rigorous core academic program and our expectation is that students are supported to explore, play, and discover their passions to build the skills they need to gain confidence and feel success. The Lincoln community then works collaboratively to provide opportunities to connect student interests and skills to the world around them to create purpose and meaning. Lincoln values the whole child, providing academic advising and college counseling as well as evidenced based social-emotional, special education, ELL, and mental health supports as needed.

    Finally, Lincoln consistently earns top ratings for academic achievement, attendance and high graduation rates. Lincoln students regularly meet and exceed international benchmarks on IB exams as well as state tests. Lincoln is proud to support and produce amazing graduates who go on to pursue a wide variety of exciting opportunities. As Principal I am honored to serve the Lincoln community. Please contact me at if I can be of any assistance to you or your family. We encourage you and your student to join our inclusive community.

    With Warm Regards,




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