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A message from your Principal < Updated

Posted on January 29, 2015


Janaury 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin < New

January 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on January 29, 2015


Classes will resume at Lincoln High on Friday < Updated

Due to two small fires and resulting smoke, Lincoln High School classes and after school activities were cancelled Thursday, Jan. 29 - but the building has been cleared for safety purposes and regular classes will resume Friday.

Posted on January 29, 2015


Student Daily Bulletin < Updated

Posted on January 29, 2015


The Big Ticket! Feb 2 and 6 < New

Elementary and middle school students can attend an East High basketball game free — February 2nd and 6th.

Posted on January 29, 2015


Daily Announcements for January 30, 2015 < Updated

Daily Announcements for January 30, 2015

Posted on January 29, 2015


February 2015 Menus < Updated

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

Posted on January 29, 2015


Post Prom 2015 < New

Posted on January 29, 2015


LNS Tour to Costa Rica & Nicaragua < New

Interested in traveling to Costa Rica and Nicaragua in June 2016? Contact Ms. Miles, Ms. Wolfe, or Ms. Harpster. View the details here.

Posted on January 29, 2015


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

Get your student involved! Don't let them miss out on some great opportunities we have here at LSW!

Posted on January 29, 2015


UPCOMING EVENTS-Feb/March < Updated

Update your calendar! Important events!

Posted on January 29, 2015


PARENT INFORMATION! < Updated

IMPORTANT-make sure to read this section as we have changes in our school calendar and information on registration for classes. Parent Teacher conferences are coming up! Don't miss this opportunity to visit with your student's teachers.

Posted on January 29, 2015


COUNSELING CENTER NEWS! < Updated

Registration for classes begins next month! Make sure to review this website for information on classes and requirements!

Posted on January 29, 2015


SENIOR INFORMATION! < Updated

Graduation is May 24, 6 p.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Attention senior parents...we need a photo of your student.

Posted on January 29, 2015


TESTING < Updated

Upcoming testing

Posted on January 29, 2015


THEATRE < Updated

Valentine Flower Sales! Don't miss out!

Posted on January 29, 2015


FAMILY, CAREER AND COMMUNITY LEADERS OF AMERICA < Updated

FCCLA has a new way to promote their chapter! Learn more about it. Help us out! Take a quick survey on teen driver safety and graduated driver licensing laws.

Posted on January 29, 2015


LPS HEALTH OFFICE INFORMATION < Updated

New head lice guidelines!

Posted on January 29, 2015


CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS/EMERALDS TRYOUTS! < Updated

Don't miss try-outs! Get your calendar out! Required meeting for parents to attend.

Posted on January 29, 2015


POST PROM < Updated

We can't do this without you! Post Prom is a parent sponsored event.

Posted on January 29, 2015


LPS THANK YOU TEACHER CONTEST < Updated

In honor of Nebraska Teacher Recognition Day – Tuesday, March 3 – Lincoln Public Schools and KFOR/KFRX Radio are again collaborating to thank our educators with the annual "Thank You" Teacher contest. Nominations due by February 20th.

Posted on January 29, 2015


LSW BOOSTERS-2nd ANNUAL SILVER PLATTER EVENT! < Updated

Don't miss out on the 2nd Annual Silver Platter Event, February 26th! Restaurants/Caterers from across the city featuring signatures dishes.

Posted on January 29, 2015


SCIP < Updated

Learn more about: Working with Autistic Children, Childhood Anxiety Disorders, and Opiate/Opioids: Reaching Epidemic Proportions

Posted on January 29, 2015


DRIVER'S EDUCATION < New

Will you have a new driver next year? Considering a driver's ed class? Now's the time to get signed up!

Posted on January 29, 2015


Daily Announcements < Updated

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

Posted on January 29, 2015


Janaury 29, 2015 - Student Bulletin < New

January 29, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on January 28, 2015


LPS High School Music/Theater Calendar < Updated

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 January 28, 2015


2015 SENIOR CLASS INFORMATION < Updated

  • 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 January 28, 2015


    Board of Education approves 2015-16 contract agreement < Updated

    Lincoln Public Schools educators will benefit from a total negotiated package increase of 3.25 percent for the 2015-16 school year, according to a one-year agreement reached with the Lincoln Education Association and approved by the Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    LHS to celebrate 100 years on J St. on March 29 < New

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Janaury 28, 2015 - Student Bulletin < New

    January 28, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    8th Grade Information Night < Updated

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Welch honored for wellness efforts < Updated

    Michelle Welch of Lincoln Public Schools been chosen as one of WELCOA’s Top 100 Health Promotion Professionals. Welch is the dis- trict’s wellness coordinator.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Spartan Newsletter < Updated

    Welcome to the 2014-2015 School Year!, Department News, Freshman Day, 24th Annual Lincoln Area College Fair, NeSA Testing, Current Theatre Productions, Apollonaires, Accolades, Pinnacle Online Gradebook, and more are available in the Spartan Newsletter.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Registration Resources < Updated

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Speech Spartan Invitational, February 20 < Updated

    The Lincoln East Spartan Invitational for Speech competitors will begin February 20 and conclude on February 21. Competitors from across the state will be in attendance. Due to the large number of competitors Lincoln East will be on an adjusted schedule for the day.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Congratulations to Lincoln East Speech Team < Updated

    For the 11th straight year Lincoln East Speech Team brings home the State Championship.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Online Registration for Next School Year < Updated

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Apollonaire Dance Team 2014-15 Tryout Meeting < Updated

    Apollonaire Dance Team 2014-15 Tryout Meeting on Monday, March 3, 7:15 am in North Balcony.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Back To School Important Information < Updated

    Calendar dates and times for Back To School Readiness Days.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    October 3 Adjusted Schedule for Testing < Updated

    October 3, 2012 ADJUSTED TESTING SCHEDULE also March 20, 2013

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Oracle is Now Available Online < Updated

    The Lincoln East publication "ORACLE" now has a dynamic publication on the web. This publication is available NOW... check it out!

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    The East Community choices for East High Apparel and Products < Updated

    The East Community choices for East High Apparel and Products

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Gifted Program < Updated

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Students to ride bikes, make smoothies at Campbell < Updated

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Early Dismissal Schedule < Updated

    August 14 - August 17th 2012 EARLY RELEASE SCHEDULE

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    RGDE Testing

    The district RGDE testing for those 9-12 students who have not met the graduation requirement will occur on Wednesday, February 25th.

    Posted on January 27, 2015


    Janaury 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    January 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Nite of Knights, February 5-7

    The LSE Nite of Knights Variety Show will be February 5-7. Don't miss out on the great acts that will be performing this year!

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Congratulations LSE Literary Magazine!

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Flagship, LNS team match up knowledge and robots

    The Gator Boys engineered their robot named “Flagship” to compete in the Skyrise competition.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Rosters/Team Photos

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Custodial Meeting Agendas / Information Center

    Custodial Meeting Agendas and information Center

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    North Star Trainers Earn Top Honors for Student-Athlete Safety

    Lincoln North Star High School was awarded the Safe Sports School Award by the National Athletic Trainers' Association. Justin Eggleston and Shelly White are the Gators' athletic trainers. Read more here.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    North Star trainers earn top honors for student-athlete safety

    Justin Eggleston and Shelly White are the Gators' athletic trainers.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Southeast improv team wins state event

    The Improv Club at Lincoln Southeast High School won the state competition at the State Thespian Festival.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    LNS Athletics and Activities Survey

    IF you are going to be a new student at North Star or are interested in learning more about any of our Athletics or Activities, please take a few minutes and complete this survey. You will need to log-in with an LPS Google Doc account.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    FBLA Selling Valentine's Day Roses

    Lincoln Southeast FBLA wants to help you show that special someone that you care. Send that special someone a rose for Valentine’s Day!

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Clubs

    Club Sign up for 2nd semester starts soon! Sign up is online January 14-25, 2015. Don't miss out! Click here to sign up.

    Posted on January 26, 2015


    Registration Information for the 2015-2016 School Year.

    Important dates, info, and links for registration.

    Posted on January 23, 2015



    Janaury 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    January 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 23, 2015


    AS400 Business Applications

    Applications and documentation for managing financial data on the AS400.

    Posted on January 23, 2015


    Northeast earns national recognition for student achievement in financial literacy

    School earns status as Blue Star School for its work with students in the Personal Finance course.

    Posted on January 23, 2015



    Looking beyond labels to student learning

    LPS has high standards for students: Looks beyond latest federal ‘labels’ to improve student learning

    Posted on January 23, 2015


    Maxey Elementary School

    Posted on January 23, 2015


    Student volunteers needed for Bright Lights

    Posted on January 23, 2015


    McPhee donates nearly 500 pounds of food

    Posted on January 23, 2015



    Janaury 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    January 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    Janaury 22, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    January 22, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    Athletic Hall of Fame

    The Southeast High School Athletic Hall of Fame was formed to honor the rich tradition of our athletic program and the individuals and teams that have contributed to that tradition. The Lincoln Southeast Athletic Hall of Fame has selected the 2015 induction class with the ceremony set for Thursday, January 29, 2015, at the Great Hall in the Lincoln Train Station, with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. and meal at 6:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the Lincoln Southeast Athletic Office or by calling 402-436-1359. The inductees will also be introduced at halftime of the Lincoln Southeast vs. North Platte boy’s basketball game on Friday, January 30, 2015.

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    NeSA Testing

    LSE will be administering NeSA Tests to all 11th graders in January, March & April.

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    The Big Ticket

    Elementary & Middle School students can bring the BIG TICKET for free admission to select LSE games with a paid adult. Read more for details.

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    Planning Guide

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    Clubs

    Club Information

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    LNE Rocket Seniors

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    Living Above the Line Honorees

    Posted on January 22, 2015


    LHS Pomalink and Cheerleader Mini Clinics Coming Up

    The Pomalinks and Cheerleaders are sponsoring mini clinics for students in K-5th grade.

    Posted on January 22, 2015



    PTSO

    Posted on January 21, 2015


    Janaury 21, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    January 21, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    Job Board

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

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    Pathfinder focuses on education for detained youth

    The goals are credit recovery, filling gaps in knowledge and skills, and inspiring students to learn.

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    McDermott to retire as Southwest principal

    Hugh McDermott was principal at three LPS schools, for a total of 25 years.

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    An Important Message on "Whooping Cough" at LNS

    North Star High School has learned that we have two confirmed cases of Pertussis (Whooping Cough) and zero possible cases among our students. Please read an important message regarding this issue from Principal Price.

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    Little Dippers 2015 is Feb 10th-13th.

    Join the LNS Dazzlers Dance Team for 3 nights of dance instruction and a performance during half-time of the Boys Basketball game. Read more and download the registration form here.

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    Lakeview Elementary School

    Posted on January 20, 2015


    LSE Reunions

    Posted on January 19, 2015



    Janaury 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 16, 2015


    LPS Athletics Home Events

    Home varsity athletics events for LPS high schools

    Posted on January 16, 2015


    Lux 6th grader gets artwork signed by author who inspired it

    Drew meets Jennifer Nielsen, author of Ascendance Trilogy books

    Posted on January 16, 2015


    Departments

    EHS Departments: Summaries and Site Links

    Posted on January 16, 2015


    Janaury 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Southwest AD elected to top position of national AD's group

    Mark Armstrong, athletic director for Lincoln Southwest High School, has been elected president of the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Distinguished Alumni

    Nominate an alumni for the Distinguished Alumni Award on or before February 3, 2013 ~

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    NeSA - R, M, S Testing Schedules

    NeSA - R, M, S Testing Dates: NeSA - R: March 26, 27, 28, 29 - Adjusted Schedule NeSA - M: April 2, 3 - Adjusted Schedule NeSA - S: April 11, 12 - No Adjusted Schedule

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    East Speech 12th Straight Championship

    Congratulations to Dutch and Diane Fichthorn and Dona Beard on coaching this year's Class A State Champion Speech team. This is the 12th straight championship for Lincoln East. The team did an amazing job at State on Thursday, March 21, 2013.

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    East School Clubs for School Year 2014-2015

    The Lincoln East Student Clubs for the School Year 2014-2015.

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Schoo artists combine history, art and teamwork

    With brush strokes, streaks of vivid color, research and passion – a Schoo Middle School art teacher and a group of Schoo eighth-grade artists have created and are showcasing what they are calling, “Portraits of a Movement.”

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Gator Galaxy

    A link to the online edition of the North Star student newspaper, the Gator Galaxy.

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Winter Telescope Newsletter

    The Telescope Newsletter has official school information and news every parent and student should know. Keep up with events at North Star, read the Telescope!

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Janaury 15, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 15, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 15, 2015


    Congratulations to the LSE Improv Team

    Congratulations to the LSE Improv Team who got 1st place at the State Thespian Festival!

    Posted on January 14, 2015


    Theatre

    Posted on January 14, 2015


    LNE Coaches

    Posted on January 14, 2015


    Board of Education considers tentative 2015-16 contract agreement

    The Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday discussed a tentative contract with teachers on a one-year agreement for the 2015-16 school year – reached by the Lincoln Education Association and Lincoln Public Schools.

    Posted on January 13, 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 January 13, 2015


    Visual Art

    For all the latest information about our Visual Art program!

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    Janaury 14, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 14, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    Order Your Yearbook

    Have you ordered a 2015 LSE Shield yearbook? If not, now is the time!

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    Choir Auditions for 2015-2016

    Posted on January 13, 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 January 13, 2015


    LNE Rockets - Big Ticket

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    No School on Monday, January 19, 2015

    There is no school on Monday, January 19, 2015 in observance of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    8th Grade Night! Tuesday, January 13th

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    Pyrtle Elementary Open House on January 24th

    50th Celebration Open House!

    Posted on January 13, 2015


    Janaury 13, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 13, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 12, 2015


    Help with Graphing Elementary Assessment Results for your SIP School profile (or anything else!)

    Several Elementary principals asked our office for a "template" they could use to make data tables and graphs of assessment data (for their SIP school profile and other purposes). This excel workbook is designed to help school staff easily enter and graph assessment data.

    Posted on January 12, 2015


    Seniors - Order Graduation Caps & Gowns

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

    Posted on January 12, 2015


    Kooser Elementary School

    Posted on January 12, 2015


    8th Grade Open House set for January 14, 2015

    LHS is hosting an Open House for 8th graders.

    Posted on January 12, 2015


    Time and Attendance System (TAS) Help

    See the online manuals and video help for the LPS Time and Attendance System (TAS).

    Posted on January 10, 2015


    Janaury 12, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 12, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 09, 2015


    Community Clubs

    Clubs supported by outside LNE

    Posted on January 09, 2015


    Janaury 9, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 9, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 08, 2015



    Honoring our Teachers

    Please take time today to nominate your favorite teacher for the annual Lincoln Public Schools Thank You Teacher event

    Posted on January 08, 2015


    January 2015 Menus

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

    Posted on January 08, 2015


    ELDA Administration Manuals, Forms, and Other Documents

    ELDA Administration Manuals for teachers and test coordinators, training materials, and forms.

    Posted on January 08, 2015




    Custodial Forms

    Posted on January 08, 2015


    Night of Knights Auditions - rescheduled for Thursday, January 8

    Due to the cancellation of school on January 7th, all Night of Knights Auditions will be rescheduled for January 8th.

    Posted on January 07, 2015


    New Mileage Rate

    Effective January 1, 2015, the district's reimbursement rate for mileage will change to $0.575 per mile driven.

    Posted on January 07, 2015


    Janaury 7, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 7, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 06, 2015


    Teachers

    East High Teachers

    Posted on January 06, 2015


    Accessing Assessment and other Data with Synergy - hints, tips, and tricks.

    We're working on providing resources for accessing data using Synergy - more tips to come in the future!

    Posted on January 06, 2015


    COME SUPPORT THE LINCOLN EAST SPARTANS!!!

    Mark your calendar now to attend Lincoln East Soups & Hoops, Saturday, January 10TH from 4:00-7:00 p.m. in the East High cafeteria

    Posted on January 05, 2015


    Kloefkorn Elementary School

    Posted on January 05, 2015


    Janaury 6, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 6, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 05, 2015


    Links to Teachers and Staff

    Posted on January 05, 2015


    2015 Little Cheers Clinic

    A clinic where all participants will have the chance to learn cheerleading skills such as jumps, cheers, and chants

    Posted on January 05, 2015


    Janaury 5, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Janaury 5, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    Southwest Showdown 2014 Info

    Information for the LSW Show Choir Invitational on February 8th, 2014.

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS

    Tickets go on sale Nov.4 - $10 for adults and $8 for Students

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    LSW Bell Schedules

    2013-2014 Bell Schedules

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    Bullying - Resources for Families

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    Bullying - Resources for Families

    A list of available resources.

    Posted on January 02, 2015


    North Star Grad Lands Role on TV's "Glee"

    Read about LNS alum, Sammie Ware and her upcoming role on Glee.

    Posted on January 02, 2015



    Winter Break

    There is no school for students December 20, 2014-January 4, 2015.

    Posted on December 30, 2014



    LNE Testing Information

    2012-2013

    Posted on December 29, 2014


    Elliott CLC students pitch community betterment ideas to city

    Mayor Chris Beutler, City Council Members Leirion Gaylor Baird and Doug Emery, and Urban Development Director Dave Landis were among the group who attended the Quarterly Project Showcase at Elliott.

    Posted on December 26, 2014


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

    Happy New Year Southwest Silver Hawks!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    UPCOMING EVENTS-Jan/Feb

    Dates to add to your calendar!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    Take a minute to look over the counseling center website. There's important information regarding teen suicide, depression, cyberbullying, and goals for students!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    PARENT INFORMATION

    Slow down and plan ahead! Make sure your student knows how to access their 3rd term schedule. Parent Teacher Conferences, February 10th.

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    Senior Ads due January 16th! Graduation is May 24, 6 p.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    TESTING

    Upcoming GDE testing.

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    ATTENDANCE

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    YEARBOOK INFORMATION

    Senior Yearbook Ad deadline, January 16, 2015!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    WINTER WONDERLAND DANCE

    Friday, January 30th, 7- 10 p.m.

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    THEATRE

    Valentine Flower Sales! Don't miss out!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    KIDDIE HAWK CHEER CLINIC

    Do you have a K-5 grade student interested in cheer? Here's a chance for them to try it out! Deadline to sign up is January 12th!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    ADOPT-A-HAWK!

    Thank you!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    DRIVER'S EDUCATION

    Will you have a new driver next year? Considering a driver's ed class? Now's the time to get signed up!

    Posted on December 23, 2014


    December 19, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 19, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 19, 2014


    January 2015 Community News Online Edition

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    Post Prom Planning Meeting - January 13

    Post Prom is successful because of our parent volunteers who help plan and work at the event. There will be a Post Prom planning meeting on Tuesday, January 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Media Center. Please join us if you would like to learn more about this event or serve on one of the planning committees.

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    Faculty and Staff

    Posted on December 18, 2014



    NORTHEAST ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    'Portraits' highlight student artwork

    "Portraits of a Movement" were revealed at a special celebration at Schoo Middle School.

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    Morehouse elected VP of national organization for office pros

    Lisa Morehouse has been elected to be vice president of the National Association of Educational Office Professionals.

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    Northeast civics class takes project to and for the community

    Students in Theresa Thompson’s Civics class at Lincoln Northeast High School visited Legacy Terrace to engage with senior citizens and further their work on a project.

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program

    Someone you know may be at risk. Learn how to get help. Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:30pm at Sheridan Lutheran Church, 70th & Old Cheney.

    Posted on December 18, 2014


    December 18, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 18, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 17, 2014


    December 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 17, 2014


    Pyrtle Elementary to celebrate 50 years

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    Help is here for you: Suicide prevention information

    We are encouraging families, students, staff members and the larger community to talk about the issues related to suicide or other unhealthy actions. Below is information on who to call, or how to have this tough yet important conversation, as well as additional information.

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    LPS All-State Music Honorees

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    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 December 16, 2014


    Yearbook Senior Ads

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    Distinguished Alumni Celebration - April 4 & 5, 2012

    On April 4 & 5, 2012, LSE will be celebrating this year's new Distinguished Alumni with a dinner at the Nebraska Club and time spent at LSE, touring classes, speaking to students, and enjoying performances from students, followed by a luncheon at the school.

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    Distinguished Alumni Award

    Posted on December 16, 2014


    December 16, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 16, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 15, 2014


    Accounts Payable Information

    Please click on the attached link for important information regarding Accounts Payable procedures.

    Posted on December 15, 2014


    December 15, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 15, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 14, 2014


    December 12, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 12, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 11, 2014


    Contact Information

    Posted on December 11, 2014


    FAFSA Filing at North Star

    EducationQuest will come to North Star and help students and parents file their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Call the counseling center at 436-1305 option 3 to reserve your appointment. Read more here.

    Posted on December 11, 2014


    Kloefkorn goes Backstage with the ballet

    Posted on December 11, 2014



    Highlights of Dec. 9 Lincoln Board of Education meeting

    The Lincoln Board of Education met for a regular Board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at LPS District Office, 5905 O St to discuss the 2016-2017 proposed calendar and a technology resolution, to hear the annual financial audit and to celebrate our 25-year employees.

    Posted on December 11, 2014


    Park students volunteer at Matt Talbot

    Posted on December 11, 2014


    Kahoa Elementary School

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    December 11, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 11, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    PBIS

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Happy coding at LPSDO

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Social/Emotional and Academic Resources

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Honoring staff with 25 years of service

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Contact Information

    Name, Job description, email and phone numbers

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Alumni - 1980's

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Gifted Newsletter (updated for winter)

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Alumni - 1990's

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Alumni - 1970's

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Alumni - 1950's & 1960's

    Posted on December 10, 2014


    Alumni - 2000's

    Posted on December 10, 2014



    Photo Gallery: Hour of Code

    Posted on December 09, 2014


    December 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 09, 2014


    The Rocket Messenger (LNE Newsletter)

    Posted on December 09, 2014


    2015 Shirette Dance Team Kiddie Clinic

    Posted on December 09, 2014


    December 9, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 9, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 09, 2014


    Super Commons meeting Dec. 8 [Video]

    The Board of Education met Monday, Dec. 8, as part of a Super Commons meeting with the Lincoln City Council, Lancaster County Board of Commissioners and Mayor’s Office. The group discussed the launch of the Southeast Project Coordination website: that will provide up-to-date information on the many multi-agency projects now emerging in southeast Lincoln.

    Posted on December 08, 2014


    Night of Knights Auditions

    Night of Knights auditions are January 6 & 7, 2015. Sign up for auditions by December 16th!

    Posted on December 08, 2014


    Huntington Elementary School

    Posted on December 08, 2014


    Winter Break Office Hours for East High

    Winter Break: December 20, 2014-January 4, 2015

    Posted on December 08, 2014


    2014-2015 1st Semester FINAL SCHEDULE

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

    Posted on December 08, 2014


    December 8, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 8, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 05, 2014


    FINALS SCHEDULE--1st Semester

    Here is the 1st semester Finals Schedule for December of 2014.

    Posted on December 05, 2014


    1st Semester 2014-2015 Finals Schedule

    Posted on December 05, 2014


    First Semester Final Exam Schedule

    Posted on December 05, 2014


    LNS Calendars

    Posted on December 05, 2014


    December 5, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 5, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 04, 2014


    December 4, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 4, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 03, 2014


    Letter from Supt. Joel to families regarding student safety

    This week in our middle and high school classrooms, teachers will be reminding students of this information and to ACT when they know of any situation that threatens the safety of any student.

    Posted on December 03, 2014


    Submit Your Holiday Locker Wrapping Note Here!

    Parents, Students, and Teachers, make a note for a locker or door to tell your recipient how special they are!

    Posted on December 03, 2014


    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 December 03, 2014


    December 3, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 3, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 02, 2014


    Sample books from publishers become library books for students

    The school librarians can pick a limited amount of books, review them for themselves, and decide what to place in their school library for their students.

    Posted on December 02, 2014


    LSW Student Named Miss Omaha Outstanding Teen 2015

    Chelsea Arnold will advance to the Miss Nebraska Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageant in June.

    Posted on December 02, 2014


    LPS high school graduation rate continues gradual climb while school district keeps more students in school

    The high school graduation rate at Lincoln Public Schools held steady with a gradual increase for the class of 2014 – while setting new records for a declining dropout rate that keeps more students in school.

    Posted on December 02, 2014


    December 2014 Menus

    Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of December 2014.

    Posted on December 02, 2014


    December 2, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 2, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 01, 2014


    December 1, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    December 1, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on December 01, 2014


    Humann Elementary School

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    Cervantes, Seck honored by local group for community work

    Recognized for their work with migrant students and families (Cervantes), and homeless students and families (Seck)

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    UPCOMING EVENTS-Dec/Jan

    Winter Break dates! Get your calendar out!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    PARENT INFORMATION

    School building hours. We want to be good neighbors! Student directories are in!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    Senior parents make sure your not missing out! Graduation info.!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    YEARBOOK INFORMATION

    Senior parents don't miss out. Make sure to put an ad in the yearbook for your student!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    THEATRE

    Join us for "Irving Berlin's~White Christmas" in December!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    FCCLA Information

    FCCLA National Cluster Meeting results!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    ADOPT-A-HAWK!

    Learn more about our Adopt-A-Hawk Program!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    LSW BOOSTERS

    Additional hours for Holiday Shopping!

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    DRIVER'S EDUCATION

    Is your student going to be 16 next year? Have you considered signing them up for a Driver's Education Course? Might be a good time to look at your schedule for next year and get it set up.

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    SCIP (School Community Intervention & Prevention)

    Keep up-to-date on the latest items kids are using to get high! Information on: Grief's Connection to Unhealthy Behaviors, Coping with Stress

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    ARCHIBUS

    ARCHIBUS Room Reservation

    Posted on November 26, 2014


    Lincoln Public Schools contributes to community

    Lincoln Public Schools conducted the 2014 Combined Community Campaign this fall and raised $156,938.32 with 47 percent of school employees contributing: both all-time records for LPS employees.

    Posted on November 25, 2014


    Holmes Elementary School

    Posted on November 25, 2014


    LSE Sports Booster Club

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

    Posted on November 25, 2014


    November 25, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 25, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    December 2014 Community News College Edition

    Our annual college edition:

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    November 2014 Community News Online Edition

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    Carr joins distinguished list of Scottish Rite winners

    "I've always felt extremely honored to be an employee of LPS, and I think - I really, truly believe - that I hold the best teaching position in this school district."

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    YouthInspire Foundation’s Annual Winter Coats and Accessories Drive

    The YouthInspire Board of Directors encourages Lincoln’s families to donate new or gently used winter clothing to the YouthInspire Foundation’s Annual Winter Coats and Accessories Drive, Dec. 1st-Dec. 5th.

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    November 24, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 24, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 24, 2014


    No School November 26-28

    There will be no school November 26-28, 2014. We hope your family has a relaxing and enjoyable Thanksgiving break! We are always thankful for your continued support of Lincoln Southeast High School!

    Posted on November 21, 2014


    Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Update

    Posted on November 21, 2014


    Gators use pilot project to help students apply for college

    The day was repeated at five other high schools in Nebraska as part of a joint effort among college admissions offices, high school counseling offices, and EducationQuest.

    Posted on November 21, 2014


    LPS Teachers Ringing Bells

    Posted on November 21, 2014



    Important Notice for Parents of ELL Students

    Information regarding District Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives for Title III Progress.

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    Student Council Selling Yuda Bands

    Student Council is selling Yuda Bands to help fund education in Guatemala, December 3 through 17 during all three lunches.

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    November 21, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 21, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    One Act Play - The Tempest - December 5

    There will be a performance of the one act play The Tempest on Friday, December 5, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jennifer L. Dorsey-Howley Performing Arts Center.

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    No School Nov. 26-28, 2014

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    November 20, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 20, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 20, 2014


    A coat, a city, and a community

    Become friends with people who aren't your age. Hang out with people whose first language isn't the same as yours. Get to know someone who doesn't come from your social class. This is how you see the world. This is how you grow.

    Posted on November 19, 2014


    Bubba's closet warms students, families

    The annual event offers free winter clothing to elementary-aged children through a coat drive coordinated and facilitated by LPS elementary principals.

    Posted on November 19, 2014


    November 19 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 19, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 19, 2014


    November 18, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 18, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 17, 2014


    FROZEN 5K Run / 1 Mile Walk

    Student Council is sponsoring 5k Run at 10:00 AM, 1 mile walk at 10:30 AM Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at Lincoln East High School. All proceeds benefits Make-A-Wish Foundation.

    Posted on November 17, 2014


    Hill Elementary School

    Posted on November 17, 2014


    Lincoln Southwest 2014-15 All-State Musicians

    Congratulations to these musicians!

    Posted on November 17, 2014


    Knight of Sports II

    Sixty-plus youth became MVPs at the 2014 edition of KNIGHT of Sports II, a themed sports experience held at Lincoln Southeast High School this month.

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    B&N collecting books for Lighthouse

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    November 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    Student Handbook

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    Judges buzz about student's business pitch

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    Hour of Code returns Dec. 8-14

    Lincoln Public Schools is participating in the Hour of Code, a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries during Computer Science Education Week

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    Lux teacher honored by Air Force Assoc. chapter

    Rich Powers, Science teacher at Lux Middle School, has been honored as the teacher of the year by the state chapter of the Air Force Association.

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    Early Childhood scholars become MVPs

    The themed sports experience was structured for Early Childhood scholars from Rousseau, Cavett, Maxey, Roper, Holmes, Kloefkorn, and Humann elementary schools.

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    November 14, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 14, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 14, 2014


    NCAA Information

    Posted on November 13, 2014


    LNE Teachers

    Teachers email addresses and websites.

    Posted on November 12, 2014


    November 13, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 13, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 12, 2014


    Learning Lunches 2014-15: Untold stories of LPS

    Come hear a few of the “Untold Stories” of Lincoln Public Schools in the second annual series of bring-your-own-lunch presentations, Learning Lunches, open to the community – beginning with a program at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 16.

    Posted on November 12, 2014


    School Board members, superintendent affirm professional development, inclusiveness in schools

    Lincoln Board of Education members and Lincoln Public Schools Superintendent Steve Joel Tuesday evening addressed recent questions and concerns about professional development related to transgender issues – and affirmed the Lincoln Public Schools philosophy of providing inclusiveness in our schools.

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    2014-2015 Closure Procedures

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    November 12, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 12, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    LSE Girls Varsity Volleyball team has qualified for State!!

    The Lincoln Southeast Girls Varsity Volleyball team has qualified for the State Volleyball Tournament. We play Lincoln North Star at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 13 at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    LNE DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    In Recognition of Veteran's Day

    A message to all of us....

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    School Closing Information

    Lincoln Public Schools uses a telephone communication system to alert families of weather-related school closing days in the winter.

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    Hartley Elementary School

    Posted on November 11, 2014


    Nebraska Grown Food

    This school year, LPS Nutrition Services has partnered with several Nebraska growers to provide students with fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables.

    Posted on November 10, 2014


    November 11, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 11, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 10, 2014


    How to fill out Riverside forms and Instructions for returning answer sheets

    .pdf files of the materials you received with your answer sheets, including the checklist for returning answer sheets and instructions about how to fill out the Riverside forms

    Posted on November 10, 2014


    NCAA Informational Meeting

    The NCAA Informational Meeting for all LPS student-athletes and their families, will be held on Monday, November 10th, at 7:00 p.m., at Lincoln High School in the auditorium.

    Posted on November 09, 2014


    Fall 2014 Telescope Newsletter

    The Telescope Newsletter has official school information and news every parent and student should know. Read the current edition here.

    Posted on November 09, 2014


    November 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 07, 2014


    Booster Club Annual Chili Feed

    The Knights Booster Club will be having the Annual Chili Feed on January 30, 2015 from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

    Posted on November 07, 2014


    Scrap metal drive to support LPS

    Posted on November 07, 2014



    Stars hockey interested in school partnerships

    The Lincoln Stars Hockey organization is looking to promote partnerships with schools and school-supporting organizations (PTOs, for example).

    Posted on November 07, 2014



    November 7, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 7, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 06, 2014


    Southwest teacher earns status as Certified Journalism Educator

    Honor includes recognizing journalism as an academic subject

    Posted on November 06, 2014


    ITBS Accommodations

    Table listing allowable accommodations on the ITBS subtests and the the ITBS accommodations report form

    Posted on November 06, 2014


    LHS senior honored by state art group

    James Yeu: "I can’t remember a time when art was not a part of my life. It is a way for me to connect with others.”

    Posted on November 06, 2014


    Larson elected president of national math teachers group

    His goals include improving professional development, increasing public advocacy, and increasing group membership

    Posted on November 06, 2014


    November 6, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 6, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 05, 2014


    LSE Art Show & Empty Bowls Pottery Sale

    The LSE Art Show & Empty Bowls Pottery Sale will be held on Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

    Posted on November 05, 2014


    Contact Information

    Lists administration, department chairs, coaches, and sponsors with e-mail addresses.

    Posted on November 05, 2014


    Administration

    Lincoln Southwest High School Administration

    Posted on November 05, 2014


    November 5, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 5, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 04, 2014


    Superintendent comments on recent conversation about professional development, materials and commitment to all children

    LPS Superintendent Steve Joel issued a statement at the Oct. 25 Lincoln Board of Education meeting related to professional development issues.

    Posted on November 04, 2014



    November 13 - Early dismissal for State Volleyball

    On Thursday, November 13, 2014, LSE will be hosting State Volleyball. Students will follow a shortened bell schedule and be dismissed at 11:27 a.m.

    Posted on November 04, 2014


    November 4, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 4, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    Semester 1 Final Exam Schedule

    Semester 1 finals are December 17-19, 2014.

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    Activities

    This page lists the activities and clubs available at North Star and the sponsors.

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    Read About Gators Helping a Fellow Gator in the Journal Star

    Dani Cota is making a comeback, and her friends are still supporting her, this time with pizza.

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    Faculty and Staff

    This is a sortable directory of Faculty and Staff with links to their profiles, departments, websites, and contact information.

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    November 2014 Menus

    Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of November 2014.

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    November 3, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    November 3, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on November 03, 2014


    LSE, Rousseau students connect through classroom activities

    The engagement is one of many the scholar athletes will have with the Early Childhood scholars during the year.

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    Senior Ads & Yearbook Sales

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    Yearbook Sales

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    Book drive for early childhood program

    LPS Psychologists hosting book drive as part of School Psychology Awareness Week

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    TODAY - Senior pics are due.

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    Student Vote 2014: LPS students elect Ricketts and approve minimum wage

    Republican candidate Pete Ricketts would be governor – the minimum wage would pass – and Republican Ben Sasse would be Nebraska’s next new U.S. Senator – if Lincoln Public Schools students ruled the world.

    Posted on October 31, 2014


    October 31, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 31, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 30, 2014


    Would you like to help with this year's Prom?

    Attention students! Want to help plan this year's prom? We are looking for juniors and seniors to help make this year's event a success.

    Posted on October 30, 2014


    Congratulations LSE Marching Band

    Posted on October 30, 2014


    Marching Band

    Posted on October 30, 2014


    October 30, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 30, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    Spartans head back to elementary for a day

    The Belmont Elementary student body looked a little different one day thanks to 12 East High School students who spent the day at the school.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    2014 Student Vote

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    Senior Q&A: Lillian Nguyen, Lincoln Northeast High School

    I love teaching others about my culture and I love learning something new about theirs, because I don’t know a lot about some of the American customs.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    Testing Information

    All Testing information and testing dates are available here when announced.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    Workshop Opportunities for Students

    Posted on October 29, 2014


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

    On Oct. 24, the Nebraska Department of Education released the latest (last year’s) Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) information for Southwest High School. This information is not new to us.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    UPCOMING EVENTS-Nov/Dec

    Don't forget! November 13th--early release due to State Volleyball.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    LSW Financial Night Coming Up! Learn more about scholarships and tuition assistance.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    Make sure your student gets their and cap and gown ordered. Announcements are available for order also. Make sure to check the dates!

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    THEATRE

    Join us for "Irving Berlin's~White Christmas" in December!

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    FCCLA

    LSW FCCLA is awarded a "Teens in the Driver's Seat Grant"

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    LSW HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE

    Holiday Shopping! You don't want to miss it! Come and support the Adopt-A-Hawk Program.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    LSW BOOSTERS

    Stop by the Silver Hawk Authentic and do some Holiday shopping! As the leaves start to fall, stock up on Silver hawk Scrip from our LSW Booster Scrip program to help you get your yard ready for the season change. We sell scrip for Home Depot, Lowe’s, Target, and Wal-mart if you plan to stock up on leaf removal bags, leaf blowers, or if you are ready to shop for a snow blower. Plus we carry scrip for Campbell’s Nursery for your fall landscaping needs.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    CAREER ACADEMY

    The Career Academy – Opening August 2015

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    LSW BOWLING

    Bowling Team Info.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    BUBBA'S CLOSET IS BACK!!

    Hanger's Cleaners has once again partnered with Lincoln Public Schools elementary principals to supply families with much needed winter school clothing. Donations may be dropped off at the Hanger's Cleaners locations listed on the flyer.

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP

    Northeast Area Council on Teen Safety Invites You!

    Posted on October 29, 2014


    New LPS school names honor early childhood advocate, educator, judge

    The Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday approved three names: for a new elementary and middle school, and a soon-to-be renovated facility at 1801 S. 40th St. – recommendations passed on by the Lincoln Public Schools Community Naming Committee.

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    Highlights of Oct. 28 Lincoln Board of Education meeting

    New LPS school names honor early childhood advocate, educator, judge: The Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday approved three names: for a new elementary and middle school, and a soon-to-be renovated facility at 1801 S. 40th St. – recommendations passed on by the Lincoln Public Schools Community Naming Committee.

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    Cheerleaders

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    LSE Annual Food Drive

    Our food drive will be held October 27-31, 2014. LSE will again be joining in Nancy Becker's Southeast Nebraska Hunger Drive. The LSE goal is to raise 10,000 pounds this year!

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    October 29, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 29, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    Elliott CLC earns innovation award

    Elliott Community Learning Center was one of four recipients of the “Innovation in Afterschool Programming” award.

    Posted on October 28, 2014


    Fiddler on the Roof

    The Music and Theatre Departments of East High School are pleased to present the Tony Award-Winning Musical, Fiddler on the Roof November 6th, 7th, and 8th at 7PM in the East Auditorium.

    Posted on October 28, 2014



    October 28, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 28, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 27, 2014


    October 27, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 27, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 24, 2014


    Artist's rendering of LHS (time-lapse video), celebrating 100 years at 2229 J St.

    Lincoln High School is in its 100th year at 2229 J Street.

    Posted on October 24, 2014


    Reports that U.S. public education is failing are not true, and here's why

    Rob McEntarffer has been involved in public education in some form his entire life: as a student, son of two parents involved in public education, a teacher himself, an assessment specialist and a parent of, currently, a Lefler Lion and a Randolph Roadrunner.

    Posted on October 24, 2014


    Local Foods Day includes lettuce grown in water

    LPS Nutrition Services has partnered with several Nebraska growers to provide students with fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables.

    Posted on October 24, 2014


    October 24, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 24, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 23, 2014


    2014 IB Academy Day is Nov. 8

    An informative morning of events for people to learn more about the IB Program at LHS

    Posted on October 23, 2014


    Check Out "Volleyball a family affair for the Hitzs'" in the Journal Star

    A nice article about our very own Coach Hitz and having her daughter on the Volleyball team.

    Posted on October 23, 2014


    LPS/SCC Career Academy

    The Career Academy is an opportunity for juniors and seniors in high schools to explore a potential career pathway while becoming both college-and career-ready. This joint venture between LPS and SCC allows students to earn SCC credits while continuing to earn high school credits toward their high school diploma. Read more here.

    Posted on October 23, 2014


    October 23, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 23, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 22, 2014


    Senior Photos & Senior Ads

    Posted on October 22, 2014


    Read About Jeralyn Poe's Amazing Cross Country Career in the Journal Star

    Jeralyn is wrapping up one of the best High School Cross Country careers in Nebraska. She is proud to be a Gator and we are proud of all she has done.

    Posted on October 22, 2014


    Fredstrom Elementary School

    Posted on October 22, 2014


    October 22, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 22, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 21, 2014



    Elliott Elementary School

    Elliott Elementary School was named after Phoebe Elliott, a former teacher who served on the Lincoln Board of Education from 1887-1890 and 1892-1894. Elliott opened on its current site in 1922.

    Posted on October 21, 2014



    Teacher workshop to focus on bullying

    Posted on October 21, 2014


    Student Council

    The mission of Student Council is to represent the voice of the student body by coordinating, promoting, and assisting in the daily student organizations and academic/extracurricular activities that shape student life at Lincoln Southwest.

    Posted on October 21, 2014


    Southwest High School Student Wins NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

    Southwest High School student receives 2013 Nebraska NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing.

    Posted on October 21, 2014


    Footprints in the Sands

    Reflections of Mr. Monroe, LSW science teacher, as he tries to be a National Park Ranger. Follow his daily blog and enjoy the journey!

    Posted on October 21, 2014


    October 21, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 21, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 20, 2014



    Important Information Regarding the Pass/Fail Course Evaluation Policy.

    Students wishing to take a class Pass/Fail must submit the form to the counselors on or before Nov.14th. Read more here.

    Posted on October 20, 2014



    Safety Precautions For Riding Bicycles

    We have had an unusual number of bicycle accidents first quarter of this year at LPS. As a reminder we have included safety precautions for riding bicycles.

    Posted on October 20, 2014



    Archibus Requests

    Posted on October 20, 2014


    ACT Registration and Test Dates

    View the ACT registration and test dates here. Remember, all LPS Juniors will be taking the ACT at school on April 23rd free of charge.

    Posted on October 20, 2014


    Cool design, but does it work? 3D class puts creativity into action

    A three-dimensional printer is helping students not just design, but create their school work with a buzz; literally, a buzz, as the printer follows a digital plan created by students.

    Posted on October 17, 2014



    October 20, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 20, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 17, 2014


    LSE Student Ambassador Program

    The LSE Student Ambassador program was developed to help transition and welcome new students into the LSE community. Students are recommended for the ambassador program by staff members of LSE.

    Posted on October 17, 2014


    Pep Rally Videos from 10/17/14

    View the videos shown at the Homecoming Pep Rally.

    Posted on October 17, 2014


    Student quilts to be featured in museum

    Goodrich, Dawes and Culler students will have stitched quilts on display next year at the Quilt Study Center & Museum.

    Posted on October 17, 2014




    October 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 17, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 16, 2014



    National Honor Society

    Information regarding the LNS National Honor Society

    Posted on October 16, 2014


    Senior Picture Specifications 2015-2015

    Information for seniors and parents regarding senior pictures.

    Posted on October 16, 2014


    CogAT Accommodations Grid

    Posted on October 16, 2014


    Highlights of Oct. 14 Lincoln Board of Education meeting

    Sally G. Wysong Elementary School. Marilyn Moore Middle School. Bill Nuernberger Education Center. The Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday considered those three names: for a new elementary and middle school, and a renovated facility at 1801 S. 40th St. – recommendations passed on by the Lincoln Public Schools Community Naming Committee. The Board will vote final approval at the Oct. 28 Board meeting.

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    A message from Lincoln Public Schools Supt. Steve Joel

    Dr. Joel reinforces our ongoing message from Lincoln Public Schools—that our school district is committed to the education of all students who come into our classrooms: It is our legal and moral obligation; October 9, 2014 Press Conference video.

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    Awareness and funds take the place of Sydni's hair

    Sydni Sherman, sixth-grader at Lefler Middle School, raised $1,151 and started a conversation longer than her hair, well longer than her hair used to be.

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    October 16, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 16, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    The Career Academy

    The Career Academy is opening in August 2015. Applications are now available online.

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    FBLA Blood Drive

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    Run to the Rescue 5K - November 8th

    Lincoln Southeast High School’s Student Advocates for World Change and DECA are organizing a run called Run to the Rescue on November 8, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. at Southeast High School.

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    National Honor Society

    Posted on October 15, 2014


    October 15, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 15, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 15, 2014



    Parent-Teacher Conference Dates

    Conferences this year were Oct.6&7 and will be Feb.23&24 from 4-7pm. We look forward to seeing you there.

    Posted on October 13, 2014


    Pep Rally Schedule for October 17

    Friday, October 17th we will have a Homecoming Pep Rally in the morning and the bell schedule will be slightly altered.

    Posted on October 10, 2014


    Homecoming Dance Expectations

    Homecoming Dance is October 11, 2014. 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 October 10, 2014


    October 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 10, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 10, 2014


    Homecoming Dance - October 17

    The LSE Homecoming Dance will be Friday, October 17, 2014 from 8:30-11:30 p.m. in the Prasch Gym.

    Posted on October 09, 2014


    October 9, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 9, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Eastridge Elementary School

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Students take part in national fishing challenge

    About 150 high school students participated in a national fishing tournament on Wednesday at Holmes Lake.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Seeing Husker band up close leaves musical impressions on students

    Seventh- and eighth-grade bands at Dawes Middle School visited Memorial Stadium to watch the Husker Marching Band rehearse.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    No School October 13 & 14

    There will be no school on October 13 & 14, 2014.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Spirit Week - October 9-17

    Spirit Week leads up to LSE Homecoming. Show your LSE Spirit!

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Scott—longtime LPS principal, teacher, director—to retire

    Bess Scott, a teacher, principal and director in Lincoln Public Schools for 25 years, will retire at the end of first semester.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    When why and how matter more than what

    Volunteer LPS staff members recently attended an intense three days of multicultural training.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Lincoln Board of Education serenaded with Star-Spangled Banner

    The Star-Spangled Banner’s 200th birthday is this month, and Meadow Lane Elementary School helped the Lincoln Board of Education celebrate that special milestone Tuesday evening, serenading Board members with the country’s National Anthem.

    Posted on October 08, 2014



    Cross Country Photos 2014

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Softball Photos 2014

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Everett Elementary School

    The school was named for Edward Everett, a U.S. Congressman, Governor of Massachusetts, a U.S. Senator, Minister to England, President of Harvard University and a candidate for President.

    Posted on October 08, 2014


    Clinton Elementary School

    Posted on October 07, 2014


    October 8, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 8, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 07, 2014


    Data and Evaluation Support

    Many times a school or community partner needs help with data collection or evaluation of a program. This page provides information and details about how to received support.

    Posted on October 07, 2014


    Two teams, two individual golfers state bound

    LSE and LSW qualified as teams for the state championship

    Posted on October 07, 2014


    October 7, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 7, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 06, 2014


    The Diviners - LSE Fall Play - October 9-12

    The LSE fall play will be The Diviners. Shows will be October 9-12, 2014. Don't miss out on the opportunity to see this great play!

    Posted on October 06, 2014


    Homecoming

    The LSE Homecoming Dance will be Friday, October 17, 2014 from 8:30-11:30 p.m in the Prasch Gym.

    Posted on October 03, 2014


    Middle School Lunch Ala Carte Pricing

    Posted on October 03, 2014


    Elementary Lunch Ala Carte Pricing

    Posted on October 03, 2014


    High School Lunch Ala Carte Pricing

    Posted on October 03, 2014


    LPS continues to monitor improving state assessment scores

    Lincoln Public Schools monitors student progress and achievement in a broad variety of ways, and results from the 2013-14 Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) scores – the piece of the achievement puzzle based on state standards – were released to the public on Tuesday and show steady improvement at LPS as well as above-state-average numbers in most grades and subject areas.

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Cavett Elementary School

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Prom Planning

    Attention students! Want to help plan this year's prom?

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Calvert Elementary School

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    October 2, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 2, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Staff Forms

    Please click on the name of the form you require.

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Breakfast Ala Carte Pricing

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Southwest softball honored for academics

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Synergy StudentVUE

    Access to online grades.

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    Synergy ParentVUE

    Access to online grades.

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    LNS CLC Programs

    Here are descriptions of the CLC programs available at North Star.

    Posted on October 02, 2014


    October 2014 Menus

    Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of October 2014.

    Posted on October 02, 2014



    PSAT Test at Lincoln High on October 18

    The PSAT Test will be given at Lincoln High on October 18, Cost is $22

    Posted on October 01, 2014




    David Novak, Storyteller, was at LSE

    Posted on October 01, 2014


    College Access Grants

    Posted on October 01, 2014


    October 1, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    October 1, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    October 2014 Community News Online Edition

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    National Merit Semifinalists

    East: Myan Bhoopalam, Emma Cooney, Erin Cooney, Shuowei Qin, Ingrid Zhang; Lincoln High: Isabel Schneider and Carissa Weil; Northeast: A.J. Russert; Southeast: Katelyn Richerson, Kylee Yakel, Viktor Turner and Yuzhao Shen; Southwest: Cooper Christiancy and Makayla Haussler.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


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

    Welcome to October and Second Term

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    UPCOMING EVENTS-Oct/Nov

    Get your calendars out! October 1st--late start RDGE testing. October 9th & 10th--Finals. October 13 & 14--Fall break no school. November 13th--early release due to State Volleyball. See link for schedules.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    SCHEDULES-TERM 2

    How to View Student Schedules for Term 2...Now!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    2014-2015 TESTING

    October 1st is a late start. Stay up to date on students testing.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    Don't miss the Lincoln Area College Fair...October 19th! LPS Career Academy Open House...October 28th! Need help with college? Check out the Counselors website.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    YEARBOOK INFORMATION

    Student picture re-takes-Oct. 3rd!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    Senior Picture deadline! Don't miss it! Dates for ordering announcements and caps and gowns.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    PARENT TEACHER CONFERNCES, PARENTVUE, PARENT ADVISORY,

    Our next Parent Teacher conferences are Tuesday, November 18th. The next Parent Advisory Council meets on Monday, November 10th. We hope you can attend!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    FCCLA

    LSW FCCLA Hit the Ground Running This Fall

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    Picture Re-Take Day

    Picture Re-Take Day is in the morning on Friday, October 10, 2014.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    THEATRE

    LSW’s FINE ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR-Come shop til you drop!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    BUBBA'S CLOSET IS BACK!!

    Hanger's Cleaners has once again partnered with Lincoln Public Schools elementary principals to supply families with much needed winter school clothing. Donations may be dropped off at the Hanger's Cleaners locations listed on the flyer.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    LSW BOOSTER INFORMATION

    Learn more about SCRIP!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    DRIVER'S EDUCATION

    We have several organizations that offer Driver's Ed at LSW. Check them out! This is a great opportunity for your student to learn how to drive!

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    SCIP (School Community Intervention & Prevention)

    SCIP (School Community Intervention & Prevention) is a school support program designed to help bring families, schools and communities together to help promote and support the behavioral and emotional health of students.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    Senior Q&A: Cecilia Burda, Lincoln High School

    The Lincoln High theater department has given me confidence in myself and has tough me to be a strong person.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    New LPS school name recommendations: Sally Wysong Elementary, Marilyn Moore Middle, Bill Nuernberger Center

    Sally Wysong Elementary School. Marilyn Moore Middle School. Bill Nuernberger Center. The Lincoln Public Schools Community Naming Committee approved those three recommendations Monday for a new elementary and middle school – and a new title for the renovated facility at 1801 S. 40th St.

    Posted on September 30, 2014


    Watch a Nice Story on LNS FB Manager Greg Plooster.

    Channel 10/11 Prep Zone had a nice feature on the bond between the Gators and longtime FB manager Greg Plooster.

    Posted on September 29, 2014


    Dawes students become the STEM teachers

    Four students from Dawes Middle School were recent lunch guests at the Governor’s Mansion for recognition of their work in STEM (Science, technology, engineering, math) projects, and had a chance to instruct the audience.

    Posted on September 29, 2014


    Parent Page

    Information regarding district and state assessments LPS students take.

    Posted on September 29, 2014


    September 30, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    September 30, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on September 29, 2014



    HUB hosting Diaper Drive

    Posted on September 29, 2014


    Harvest of books opens Oct. 5

    Posted on September 29, 2014


    LSW's Fine Arts' Craft Fair on Oct. 11

    Posted on September 29, 2014




    Grant allows focus on PBiS training

    Lincoln Public Schools has received a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Funding is about $250,000 per year for five years, and will be used to support staff and students through enhancement of the school district’s PBiS efforts, programs and strategies.

    Posted on September 26, 2014


    Electronics Policy for 2014-2015 School Year

    Electronics Policy has changed for the 2014-2015 School Year. Be aware of the changes in this policy to avoid having a violation.

    Posted on September 26, 2014


    September 29, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    September 29, 2014 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on September 26, 2014



    Official 2014/15 Student Enrollment

    Posted on September 26, 2014


    Information About Administering the Gallup Student Poll

    Documents regarding accessing, managing, notification parent letters, and building contacts for Gallup Student Poll.

    Posted on September 26, 2014