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Character Trait for October:




 -being polite and using manners

-including all students

-embracing the differences in each other

-following the “golden rule” (treating others how you would like to be treated)

-good listening 

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Respect Yourself & Be Healthy

Respect Yourself & Be Healthy

Published: October 27, 2014

Monday 10/27: Let’s Have a Banner Week!
    Wear Red Day; students and staff are encouraged to wear red today.
    Students will sign a school-wide banner pledging to be drug free. The banner will be located on the wall across from the computer lab.

Tuesday 10/28: Show your character!
    Wear a character T-shirt or Lincoln Wear. (i.e. Mickey Mouse, Superman, Disney etc.)

Wednesday 10/29: Wild Wednesday– Wild About Being Healthy
    Wear Animal Prints; students and staff are encouraged to wear animal prints.

Thursday 10/30: Hats Off to Healthy Habits
    Wear Hats Day; students and staff are encouraged to wear hats.

Friday 10/31: Scare Away Bad Habits
    Unhealthy habits are frightening! Pledge to eliminate bad habits. Suggested class activity: have students write a bad habit on a piece of paper, crumple it up and throw it away!

Box Tops Labels for Education

Box Tops Labels for Education

Published: October 23, 2014

Our Classroom Competition is underway - the first count update will be available next Friday, October 31st.  There is a drop off basket in each classroom now.  Please make sure you are asking grandparents, neighbors and co-workers to clip box tops for you!  Please note that we are NOT able to accept expired box tops - so please make sure you are checking them before sending them to school.  Expired …

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Halloween Party Reminders

Halloween Party Reminders

Published: October 21, 2014

As our fall parties approach, we would like to remind parents of the district's policy regarding snacks brought into the classrooms.



From the District Handbook:

ONLY store bought food may be brought into classrooms to be shared for student consumption (ie: birthday treats, party treats, etc.). The food must meet the dietary restrictions of individual classrooms. The dietary restrictions will be defined as what food allergies …

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Lincoln 6th Grade Musical Production

Lincoln 6th Grade Musical Production

Published: October 17, 2014

Congratulations to our Lincoln 6th graders on their wonderful musical performed at Bertha Frank on Thursday, October 16th.  A great time was had by all who attended the program.  Mr. Rocke and the students work very hard at the beginning of the new school year to create a beautiful performance for the audience.  This year they performed the musical "The Return of the Glass Slipper", a reimagining of a classic …

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Fundraising Information for the Stanfield Family

Published: October 14, 2014

The Lincoln Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization, in coordination with the Morton Education Association, has established two accounts to benefit the family of Joal Stanfield.

Donations to support the family can be made in two ways:
1. An account at CEFCU has been opened. If you wish to contribute with cash or check, they will be gratefully accepted. If giving …

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Welcome Back to School

Published: August 12, 2014

It is hard to believe that we have breezed through another summer!  Our hope is that you, our Lincoln family, had a peaceful break from the daily routine of school work and are ready to send your children back into the wonderful halls of Lincoln Elementary! 

The first day of school is a half day.  The following is the schedule for the students.

Students in 1st-6th Grade attend from 8:25-11:55 …

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Ms. Julie Albers, Principal




Mrs. Sueann Spinder, Secretary




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