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News for Abraham Lincoln High School

Athletic Forms Available

Updated athletic and physicals forms are available now on under the Athletics and Activities tab on your school page. To access and print these forms, you can also click here.

ALHS Trimester 3 Honor Roll

The third trimester for the 2013-14 school year is complete! Many of our outstanding students got a GPA of  3.5 or higher in high school. Congratulations to these students for making the honor roll!

Gold level represents a GPA of 3.80 or higher, and silver level represents a GPA of 3.5-3.79.

Congratulations honor roll students!

Click the link for the 3rd trimester honor roll for Abraham Lincoln High School.

High School Graduation Ceremonies Broadcast LIVE!

If you are unable to attend the high school graduations this Saturday at the Mid America Center, feel free to tune in live by opening the story and clicking here. There will be a link that says “watch” for the graduation you would like to see.

The ceremonies will also be available to watch after they are over at the same website.

Family Wellness Fair is Approaching!

The Live Well Council Bluffs Family Wellness Fair is coming up on April 26th, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson High School. The event is free and open to the public! There will be all sorts of activities focusing on fun and fitness, healthy eating, workshops, and health screenings! Click the flyer for more details.

Family Wellness Fair

Trimester 2 Honor Roll

The second trimester for the 2013-14 school year is complete! Many of our outstanding students got a GPA of  3.5 or higher in high school. Congratulations to these students for making the honor roll!

Gold level represents a GPA of 3.80 or higher, and silver level represents a GPA of 3.5-3.79.

Congratulations honor roll students!

Click the link for the 2nd trimester honor roll for Abraham Lincoln High School.

Five ALHS Students Sign Letters of Intent for Football

 

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Congratulations to five Lynx football players on their decision to continue their education and football careers. Head Coach, Justin Kammrad, and parents joined the students as they signed their Letters of Intent to play football in college. They are Brandon Colpitts, University of South Dakota, Jared Thompson, Iowa Western, Joe Carbis, South Dakota State, Dylan Garner, Iowa Western, and Dallas Muschall, Iowa Western.

No School on Wednesday, February 5th Due to Winter Weather

There will be no school on Wednesday, February 5th, due to the winter weather. This snow day will be made up on Thursday, March 6th. Please be safe and stay warm

Nominate an Educator for the Nelson Excellence in Teaching Award

Nelson Award LogoThe H. H. “Red” and Ruth H. Nelson Family Foundation Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes those individuals who go above and beyond to demonstrate leadership and vision in our schools.

Nominations for these awards will be accepted through February 21, 2014. Making a nomination is a fantastic way to give a teacher the recognition he/she deserves. Five teachers will each receive a $5,000 check, a specially designed trophy and public recognition. You may nominate your favorite teacher online only by Clicking Here.

Nominees must have a minimum of two years experience as a certified teacher or counselor in the Council Bluffs Community School District (K-12). Nominations will be accepted from students (current and former), parents, fellow teachers, school administrators and the general public. Individuals cannot nominate themselves.

The H. H. “Red” and Ruth H. Nelson Family Foundation Excellence in Teaching Award Program is administered by The Omaha Community Foundation. Neither the Nelson Family nor administrators from either of the eligible school districts are involved in the process. Judges are independently selected by The Omaha Community Foundation and neither the Nelson Family nor school district administrators are aware of their identity. Recipients of the Nelson’s Excellence in Teaching Award Program are at the sole discretion of the judges.

Past Council Bluffs recipients include: 

2008
Joan VonTersch-Crampton, Roosevelt Elementary
Albert Hudek, Ed.D., Thomas Jefferson High School
Mary Reid, Lewis & Clark Elementary

2009
Christy Boldt, Longfellow, Pusey, and Washington Elementary Schools
Terry Hanzlik, Abraham Lincoln High School
Barbara Schmid, Longfellow Elementary School
JoAnn Tews, Walnut Grove Elementary School

2010
Jane Burgett, Carter Lake Elementary
Deb Goodman, Thomas Jefferson High School
Jim Misner, Kirn Middle School

2011
Kristy Courter, Abraham Lincoln High School
Karla Hughes, Thomas Jefferson High School
Terry McNeal, Edison Elementary

2012
Deb Carlson, Hoover Elementary
Deb Masker, Kirn Middle School
Diane Storey, Thomas Jefferson High School

2013
Kay Durfey, Kanesville Alternative Learning Center
Sandy Leaders, Thomas Jefferson High School
Dirk Waller, Abraham Lincoln High School

No School on Monday, January 6th

There will be no school on Monday, January 6th, due to the forecasted extremely cold temperatues. The Kids & Company program will be open at Bloomer and Franklin for students already enrolled. Stay safe and warm!

2014-15 Calendar Approved

The calendar for the 2014-15 school year has been approved by the Board of Education! Click here to view/download the new calendar.