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Faculty Show - NUNSENSE < Updated

Tickets on sale NOW! $10 for Adults and $8 for Students

Posted on April 19, 2015


April 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin < Updated

April 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 19, 2015


Daily Announcements for April 20, 2015 < Updated

Daily Announcements for April 20, 2015

Posted on April 17, 2015



Summer School 2015 < Updated

Posted on April 17, 2015


Cassie Seiboldt, Northeast math teacher, chosen for distinguished fellowship < Updated

Cassie Seiboldt, math teacher at Lincoln Northeast High School, has been chosen for the Knowles Science Teaching Fellowship.

Posted on April 17, 2015


Daily Announcements < Updated

Click on the headline or "read more" to view the daily announcements.

Posted on April 17, 2015



Rousseau Elementary School < Updated

Posted on April 17, 2015


Two LSE seniors honored by 'NY Times' for editorials < New

Two students at Lincoln Southeast High School have been named to the Top 10 of the second annual Student Editorial Contest of the New York Times. Seniors Jeffrey Wood and Zoie Taylore will have their editorials published under the "Top Ten Winners" section on the Times' website.

Posted on April 17, 2015


Student Daily Bulletin

Posted on April 16, 2015


April 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 16, 2015



LPS honored with 'Excellence' award from Apex

Lincoln Public Schools is one of six nationwide to be chosen as a recipient of the 2015 Apex Learning Award of Excellence.

Posted on April 16, 2015


Foundation hosts first Inspire Awards

Posted on April 16, 2015


Bright Lights announces summer classes

Posted on April 16, 2015


LPS celebrates three groundbreaking ceremonies

Lincoln Public Schools celebrates three groundbreaking ceremonies this spring for: a new elementary school, a new middle school and a renovated facility providing services to middle school students who need behavior skills.

Posted on April 16, 2015


Electrophonic 2015 is April 30th and May1st

This production is modeled after performances like STOMP, BLAST, and BLUE MAN GROUP performed by LNS Marching Band and Orchestra students. Read more and get tickets here.

Posted on April 16, 2015


Prom Dance Expectations

Our hope is that our school dances are very special events for our students as they interact in positive ways in a safe and supervised environment.

Posted on April 16, 2015


ACT Test for 11th Graders!

On Tuesday, April 28th, all East High juniors will be taking the ACT exam beginning at 8 am. All juniors should report no later than 7:45 am.

Posted on April 16, 2015


April 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 15, 2015


NETA announces student contest winners

Five LPS students will be recognized as contest winners during the annual NETA Spring Conference April 23-24.

Posted on April 15, 2015


Semester 2 Final Exam Schedule

We will be utilizing a final exam schedule at the close of semester. This exam schedule will allow students to focus their attention on two or three instructional areas per day. Students will need to adjust their schedules so they are in attendance for all classes in which they are enrolled.

Posted on April 15, 2015


An orchestra, a concert and a proposal

Posted on April 15, 2015



Board of Education considers attendance area proposals

The Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday considered proposed new attendance area boundary changes for specified elementary, middle and high schools in southeast Lincoln. The Board will take the final vote of approving the attendance areas at the April 28 meeting.

Posted on April 14, 2015


April 15, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 15, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 14, 2015


Yearbook Sales

Posted on April 14, 2015


Sheridan Elementary School

Posted on April 14, 2015



Social Studies Historical Thinking Lesson Plan Field Test, Ongoing Analysis

information about the analysis of student responses on embedded historical thinking assessments

Posted on April 14, 2015


Congratulations LSE FBLA

Posted on April 14, 2015


LHS Class Reunions

The Lincoln High School Reunion Schedule will provide you with dates, and contact information of the upcoming reunions that we are aware of.

Posted on April 14, 2015


Humann to celebrate 25 years

Posted on April 13, 2015


Speaking Spanish at the Children's Zoo

Posted on April 13, 2015


Final Vote for Prom Royalty

Juniors may vote in the final round for Prom Royalty April 14-16, 2015.

Posted on April 13, 2015


NeSA Testing - Science Test on April 15 & 16

LSE will be administering NeSA Science Test to all 11th graders April 15 & 16.

Posted on April 13, 2015


April 14 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 14, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 13, 2015


Entree Photos

Attached are photos of entree options for school use. Included are breakfast and lunch entree photos. You may download each individual photo, or an all-inclusive PDF file with text descriptions.

Posted on April 13, 2015



2014-2015 Semester 2 Finals Test Schedule

Are your obligations paid? Remember to take care of your obligations PRIOR to the first day of finals!

Posted on April 13, 2015


April 13 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 13, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 10, 2015


Final Prom Vote

Vote for your 2015 Prom King and Queen

Posted on April 10, 2015


Timmons, Kuhl honored for work

Posted on April 10, 2015


LNE hosts Ted Sorensen Forum: Walk it out for cultural diversity

Mr. Sorensen (1928-2010), a Lincoln High Graduate, bequeathed funds to the Lincoln Public Schools Foundation to be used for enlightening high school students throughout the district on any number of topics.

Posted on April 10, 2015


Faculty and Staff

Posted on April 10, 2015


Roper Elementary School

Posted on April 10, 2015


Visiting artist inspires Prescott students

Wing Young Huie is visiting Prescott Elementary this week to teach photography and more!

Posted on April 09, 2015


April 10 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 10, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 09, 2015


Parent Teacher Conferences:

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Posted on April 09, 2015


Summer School 2015

Summer School 2015 will be held at North Star High School from May 28th -July 9th from 8:00-11:50 AM. Read more about registration here.

Posted on April 09, 2015


Spirit Week is April 13-17

Mon= ‘Merica Day
Tues= Twin Day
Weds= Pretty in Pink
Thurs= Tacky Tourist
Fri= Character Day
*All must be school appropriate.

Posted on April 09, 2015


LHS Wind Ensemble plays for ceremony

The LHS Wind Ensemble braved the damp weather for the Mayor's Recognition of National Service Event.

Posted on April 09, 2015


April 2015 Menus

Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of April 2015.

Posted on April 09, 2015


2015 Summer Athletic Clinics

Posted on April 09, 2015


Saratoga Elementary School

Posted on April 09, 2015


April 9, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 9, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 08, 2015


Social Studies Historical Thinking Lesson Plan Field Test

During the 2014-15 school year, high school World History and Grade 8 Social studies teachers are invited to participate in a field test of several Historical Thinking lesson plans.

Posted on April 08, 2015



Living Above the Line Honorees

Posted on April 08, 2015


April 8, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 8, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 07, 2015


Meadow Lane computer teacher’s wish granted

Thanks to the vision of Susan Prabulos, Meadow Lane Elementary computer instructor, students will be able to bring computer coding to life.

Posted on April 07, 2015


Lil' Red to visit Elliott Elementary

Elliott 3rd graders will get a surprise visit from UNL's Lil' Red on Thursday, April 9th, at 2:15 p.m.

Posted on April 07, 2015


Seniors - Order Graduation Caps & Gowns

Senors, mark your calendars! Graduation caps and gowns can be ordered online anytime!

Posted on April 07, 2015


Spring Musical - Into the Woods

The LSE spring musical, Into the Woods, is coming soon... April 30, May 1, 2, & 3, 2015.

Posted on April 07, 2015


April 7, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 7, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 06, 2015


LHS Summer Sports Clinics 2015

Each Summer LHS hosts sports clinics for students.

Posted on April 06, 2015


LPS Summer Athletic Clinics

There are many summer clinics available this summer. Check them out and download the application here.

Posted on April 06, 2015


Vote for Prom King and Queen-1st Vote April 6-April 9

Juniors and Seniors vote for 6 senior guys and 6 senior girls.

Posted on April 06, 2015


April 6, 2015 - Student Bulletin

April 6, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on April 02, 2015


Riley Elementary School

Posted on April 02, 2015


The Rocket Messenger (LNE Newsletter)

Posted on April 02, 2015


Senior Checklist

Seniors, here is a list you should really pay attention to.

Posted on April 02, 2015


2015 SENIOR CLASS INFORMATION

  • Jostens Senior Memorabilia will be at North Star October 8th & 9th during both lunch periods to take orders
  • Lincoln Graduation (Cap & Gown orders) will be a North Star October 21st & 22nd during both lunch hours
  • Graduation Ceremony will be held at Pinnacle Bank Arena, May 24th at 12:00 pm
  • Posted on April 02, 2015


    How one school flipped 100% trash into 90% compost

    It takes the work of the principal, kitchen and custodial staff, and teachers and students to make it work.

    Posted on April 02, 2015


    LNS Finals Schedule

    The LNS finals schedule for 2nd Semester can be viewed here.

    Posted on April 02, 2015


    Huntington second grader catalyst for change

    It all started with a book – Tiffany, a second grader at Huntington Elementary School, was reading about the freedom marches and wanted to be a catalyst for change at her school.

    Posted on April 02, 2015


    Belmont TRACKS Scholars Embark on Leadership Journey

    Twelve students are selected to participate in the Belmont TRACKS Scholars program.

    Posted on April 02, 2015




    LSE Sports Booster Club

    We help foster a positive, competitive spirit and encourage sportsmanship in all LSE sports.

    Posted on April 02, 2015



    April 2, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    April 2, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on April 02, 2015




    Pyrtle Elementary School

    Posted on April 02, 2015



    New director for employee relations named

    Robert Seybert has been selected as the new director of Employee Relations and Personnel.

    Posted on April 02, 2015


    $23,000 Carstens Scholarship open to 4 eligible LPS Seniors

    The Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools Announces a new scholarship opportunity. The Robert D. Carstens Scholarship Fund is currently seeking applications for four $23,625 college scholarships.

    Posted on April 01, 2015


    Cans4Books: Helping the earth and our libraries one can at a time

    National School Library Month and Earth Day happen in April, so what better way to honor both than participating in the 15th Annual Cans4Books drive taking place April 1-30.

    Posted on April 01, 2015


    Student Travel to Costa Rica & Nicaragua Informational Meeting

    There will be two informational meetings offered for students AND their parents at North Star High School (room C113) on Tuesday, April 21st, 5:30 – 7:00 and Saturday, April 25th, 2:00 – 3:30. Read more about this great opportunity here.

    Posted on April 01, 2015



    April 1, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    April 1, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    ARCHIBUS

    ARCHIBUS Room Reservation

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    2015 LSE Prom

    The 2015 Prom will be held on April 25th at the Jasmine Room of the Grand Manse. The theme will be “To the moon and back: A Knight under the stars”.

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    Tips for Connecting With Teens

    Some helpful tips for parents to help connecting with teen children. Read more here.

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    7 DECA students head to nationals, Southeast advisor awarded 'Outstanding Advisor Award'

    Students from Lincoln Southeast High School and Lincoln Southwest High School competed against 900 other students from across Nebraska during the 58th Annual State DECA Conference in Lincoln.

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    Prescott Elementary School

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    2016 Science Fair Dates

    March 3

    Posted on March 31, 2015


    LSW FORENSICS

    HUGE Garage Sale, April 25th! Don't miss it! Help raise funds for fees and transportation!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    2nd Semester 2014-2015 Finals Schedule

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    March 31, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 31, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    A message from Principal McDermott

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    Remembering, sharing stories of Lincoln High...

    Once a Link, always a Link – and generations of those Links packed into Lincoln High School Sunday afternoon to celebrate the the school's "100 Years on J Street."

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK...(Hugh McDermott)

    Doing your best! Upcoming tests!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    UPCOMING EVENTS-April/May

    Important events! Don't miss out!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    PARENT INFORMATION!

    Meet the new principal! Last parent teacher conferences coming up! No school for 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students, on April 28.

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    TESTING

    JUNIOR PARENT--A must read! AP Exam info.!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    GRADUATION INFORMATION!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    HAWK FOOD MARKET

    Food and gently used clothing are available at no cost. Stop by our Hawk Market!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    Junior parents make sure to check out the Counseling Website! The website has some great information regarding ACT testing and upcoming college fairs.

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    YEARBOOKS!

    Make sure to get your yearbook ordered! Only a limited number is being ordered!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    THEATRE

    Check out our next performance...Arsenic & Old Lace! Tickets are for sale!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    LSW BAND

    Electronics Recycle Drive

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    PROM/POST PROM

    Prom/Post Prom are just around the corner!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    BACKPACK WALK 2015

    LPS BackPack Walk is Saturday, April 11th. Read on for details!

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    LSW BOOSTERS

    SCRIP--Spring is here. Before you stock up on supplies for your outdoor spring projects, stock up on Silverhawk scrip to help your school, as well.

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    SCIP

    Are handheld devices harming our children? Learn more about a matter of life or death acute alcohol intoxication or poisoning.

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    Randolph Elementary School

    Posted on March 30, 2015


    March 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 27, 2015


    April 2015 Community News Online Edition

    Posted on March 27, 2015


    2015 Graduation Ceremony

    The LSE 2015 Graduation Ceremony will be held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.

    Posted on March 27, 2015


    East wins 14th straight speech title; LPS teams take 3 of top 4 spots

    LPS claimed 20 event medals at State Speech event

    Posted on March 27, 2015


    March 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 26, 2015


    March 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 26, 2015


    SCIP Articles (updated monthly)

    Adolescents say anti-drug messages DO make a difference. Be sure to read 10 Tips for Building Resilience in Children & Teens. Also find out why smokeless tobacco is a growing risk for youth.

    Posted on March 26, 2015


    2015 Graduation Dates

    Posted on March 26, 2015



    Eastridge Elementary celebrating 60 years

    Special event planned April 19, 2-4 p.m.

    Posted on March 26, 2015


    Rethink Your Drink

    For nutrition, other beverages don’t even come close.

    Posted on March 26, 2015


    Job Board

    Looking for a part-time job? Check here for a good start.

    Posted on March 25, 2015


    LNS Post Prom

    Join your friends at Defy Gravity from midnight-3am after Prom on Sat., April 18th. Read more here.

    Posted on March 25, 2015


    Rockets and Comets soar together as pals

    Pershing Pals started 20 years ago and this successful program helps 4th graders see themselves as Northeast Rockets.

    Posted on March 25, 2015


    LPS Technology Implementation Plan approved

    Students at Lincoln Public Schools – grades 3-12 – will receive individual Chromebooks over the next three years, the school district will provide effective staff development for technology, and quality teaching and learning will serve as the focus of technology: all according to the Technology Implementation Plan approved by the Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday.

    Posted on March 25, 2015


    March 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 24, 2015


    Congratulations DECA

    Congratulations to LSE DECA members who received awards at the 2015 Nebraska DECA Career Development Conference March 19-21, 2015 and have the opportunity to compete at the International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Florida, April 25-28, 2015.

    Posted on March 24, 2015


    Post Prom Information & Donors

    Thank you to everyone who has donated to the upcoming 2015 Post Prom!

    Posted on March 23, 2015


    Gifted Newsletter (updated for spring)

    Posted on March 23, 2015


    March 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 23, 2015



    Cheerleaders

    Posted on March 22, 2015


    LHS CHEERLEADERS FOR 2015-2016

    List of the Cheerleaders for the 2015-16 school year.

    Posted on March 21, 2015


    March 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 20, 2015







    Rosters/Team Photos

    Posted on March 20, 2015


    Alternative Program coordinator surprised with Fredstrom Leadership Award

    Joseph Rousseau was surprised with the Fredstrom Leadership Award Thursday.

    Posted on March 20, 2015


    Focus Programs

    Posted on March 20, 2015


    Post Prom 2015

    Find out more information - order tickets!

    Posted on March 20, 2015


    March 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Teachers

    East High Teachers

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Student's concern leads to police investigation, arrest

    Supt. Steve Joel: "We want students to know that school is a safe place. This is something that is tragic, and when this occurs we take the steps needed to make sure students are safe.”

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Final Transcript Request Procedures

    Transcripts must be requested in writing with a signature of the student if age 18 or above and a parent if student is under 18 years of age. Transcripts are produced by the registrar, Mrs. Jodi Vanek, from her office located within the attendance office. Read more here.

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    LNE Alumni

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Alumni - 1950's & 1960's

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    LSE Reunions

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Speech / Debate

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Congratulations to the LSE Speech Team

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    NeSA Administration Manuals, Forms, and Other Documents

    NeSA Administration Manuals for teachers and test coordinators, training materials, forms, sample parent letters, reference sheets.

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    March 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    April 28th=ACT Day. Only Juniors Report to School

    The ACT test will be administered on the morning of Tuesday, April 28th to all LPS grade 11 students. Only grade 11 students will come to school on Tuesday, April 28th. Students will take the ACT and receive a college-reportable score at no personal cost for the April 28th test. Read more here.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Information for Parents who Want to Opt their Children out of Standardized Testing

    Cover letter and Question and Answer document for parents who want to opt their children out of standardized testing

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    More than just a game, but rosters full of stories

    “If you knew all the stories of our student-athletes, and what they are doing, you would be proud,” LPS AD Kathi Wieskamp said.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Mike Gillotti selected next principal

    Mike Gillotti has been selected to serve as the next principal at Southwest High School

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Mark Larson selected next principal

    Mark Larson has been selected to serve as the next principal at Lincoln High School.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Summer Programs for Students

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Workshop Opportunities for Students

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    March 18, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 18, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 18, 2015



    Telescope Newsletter

    The Telescope Newsletter has official school information and news every parent and student should know. Keep up with events at North Star! Don't miss out! Read the Telescope!

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    2015-2016 Cheerleading Tryout Information

    Lincoln East Cheer Tryouts are April 6 - 10th. Parent meeting is on March 24, 2015 in the East High Cafeteria at 6:30.

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    Ahorre dinero para la Universidad tomando estas clases en la escuela secundaria

    Este taller es una noche de información para los estudiantes y padres de las escuelas secundarias de LPS. El personal de LPS presentará información sobre cómo un estudiante de secundaria puede adelantarse y obtener créditos universitarios, mientras están en la escuela secundaria.

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    National School Breakfast Week

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    March 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    Sister Schools work together to promote staff fitness -2015

    The staffs at Senshu Matsudo and Lincoln Southwest High Schools have joined together to cross the ocean!

    Posted on March 16, 2015


    LSE Parent Advisory Committee Meeting

    The LSE Parent Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the LSE Media Center.

    Posted on March 16, 2015


    Second LPS Community Open House encourages continued feedback from public on proposed new attendance areas

    The Lincoln Board of Education will host a second open house for members of the public who wish to discuss, make suggestions and ask questions about the revised proposal for drawing new Lincoln Public Schools attendance areas in the southeast part of the community.

    Posted on March 13, 2015


    LPS High School Music/Theater Calendar

    High schools in Lincoln Public Schools perform various music and theater performances throughout the year. For more information about a specific event, call the school or click on the link, if provided.

    Posted on March 13, 2015


    Registration Resources

    Posted on March 12, 2015


    Photos from 2015 Science Fair

    Posted on March 12, 2015



    Custodial Meeting Agendas / Information Center

    Custodial Meeting Agendas and information Center

    Posted on March 12, 2015


    Hypnotist Form - Post Prom

    Posted on March 11, 2015



    Scott singers at Capitol

    Posted on March 10, 2015



    NeSA Approved Accommodations and Guidelines

    Link to the NDE documents listing approved accommodations on the NeSA and guidelines for determining participation of students with disabilities.

    Posted on March 10, 2015