LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NAMED 2010 NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
This award honors public and private elementary, middle and high schools who students achieve at very high levels or have made significant progress and helped close gaps in achievement, especially among disadvantaged and minority students.
Growing in the Garden - Summer Class from the ISU and Black Hawk County Extension
ISU and the Black Hawk County Extension is offering a summer class for students to learn about gardening and nutrition. This is a weekly class that runs June 3rd through August 8th. Please see the PDF posted below for more information and to sign up!
May is Kindness Month!
Students will focus on using kind words and encouraging others during the first week of May. Students will learn about helping hands and cooperation in the second week. In the third week, we will be doing random acts of kindness. Students are encouraged to wear “It’s Cool to be Kind” t-shirts every Friday in May.
May 24th is “Incredible Kid Day”
Each student will receive a letter from an adult that shows their love and support. Parents will be asked to write to their child or have someone special write them. The letter needs to be sent to the classroom teacher by May 17th. Letter writing tips and ideas are posted below.
Congratulations to Mrs. Droe - Gold Star Award Winner!
Lincoln's fabulous music teacher Mrs. Droe has won a Gold Star Award! The Gold Star Awards are given each year by the R.J. McElroy Trust in partnership with KWWL-TV in recognition of excellence in teaching. Lincoln students nominated Mrs. Droe for this prestigious award.
The 2013 Gold Star Awards Ceremony will be held on Monday, May 20 from 7:00 – 8:00 pm at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on UNI’s Campus. The event will honor this year's 10 Gold Star Award recipients, past Gold Star recipients and ALL teachers in Black Hawk County. Tickets can be printed online by clicking on GS Tickets. Admission is free, but you will be asked to show a ticket at the door.
School begins @ 8:45
School Dismissal @ 3:35
Wednesday dismissal @ 1:30
Six Day Cycle
May 23 - Day 3
May 24 - Day 4
May 28 - Day 5
May 29 - Day 6
May 30 - Day 1
May 31 - Day 2
Student safety is our foremost concern on a daily basis. Throughout the district all elementary schools are sending home dismissal forms for parents to designate their child’s dismissal plan. It should be noted that this plan will be followed daily unless we have receive a phone call or note from the parent to indicate a change in the plan. Please review this plan with your child so that they have a clear understanding of your family plan. A copy of this form will be sent home with every student. If you need another copy or have a change please download and print the form below.
Please complete the following forms and bring to the Lincoln office. You will also need to provide: