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Character Trait for April:


-following school rules without having to be reminded

-taking pride in our school

-picking up trash throughout our school


-being respectful of property

-showing respect to our flag

-another way of showing citizenship

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Summer Office Hours

Published: June 1, 2014

School is out for the summer and with that comes a change in the office hours.

Summer Hours

7:30-3:30 pm through June 9th

Fall Office Opening

July 30th from 7:40-4:00 pm

Fall Registration

July 31st from 7 am til 5 pm.

First Day of School for Students

August 13th- A.M. only

Ruth Myers Award

Ruth Myers Award

Published: June 1, 2014


Each year a 6th grade girl and boy are recognized and honored with the Ruth Myers Citizenship Award.  Mrs. Myers was a fun and challenging teacher who taught 4th grade at Lincoln School for 17 years.  She was a very caring person, always positive about life and dedicated to her family, church, friends and students.

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District Technology Open House

Published: May 14, 2014


I am inviting and encouraging you to attend a technology open house from 7-8:30 p.m. May 22 at the Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center at MHS. The purpose of this open house is to provide details related to District 709’s expansion of personal computing in the fall, one to one availability for all 5th through 12th grade students.

The open house will begin with a presentation in the auditorium. …

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Fine Arts Day a Huge Success

Fine Arts Day a Huge Success

Published: May 7, 2014

Another successful Fine Arts Day is in the books! Our Lincoln students participated in Fine Arts Day on Friday, May 2nd. Our students in 1st-6th visited 8-9 (ECE and K visited 4) different classrooms and met with artists who demonstrated a variety of visual and performance arts. We were then treated to a fantastic afternoon assembly presented by Mama Katambwe, who is a storyteller who shared stories, songs, music and …

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10th Anniversary Heidi White Concert

Published: April 29, 2014

The Heidi White Memorial Scholarship Concert is this THURSDAY, May 1st – 7pm @ the Bertha Frank PAC. This is the 10th anniversary concert in memory of the lovely Heidi White – a teacher here at the junior high and Jefferson Grade School-who died from complications related to child birth in 2004.  

Many Morton students will be performing such as the HS's Chorale, Jazz Band,  Bum Bums, B Natural …

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Lincoln D.A.R.E. Assembly

Lincoln D.A.R.E. Assembly

Published: March 16, 2014

On February 27, the 6th grade graduated from D.A.R.E.! During Red Ribbon Week they learned and researched the effects of gateway drugs. They then used this information to write a paper (letter, poem, narrative, etc.) to show what they had learned. These papers were sent to the high school to be judged. All students did an excellent job, and showed great effort towards their papers. Six 6th graders were chosen …

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