Important Information for families: 

6th Grade Orientation/Chromebook Deployment:

  • Team 6A:  August 8 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Team 6B:  August 9 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Team 6C:  August 10 4:00-6:00 p.m.

7th and 8th Grade Orientation:

August 11 4:00-6:30

The first day of school is Monday, August 15, 2016.

We will be dismissing at 1:38 on the first 3 days of school (Mon. 8/15, Tues. 8/16 and Wed. 8/17).
Thursday and Friday of that 1st week will be full days, dismissing at 2:58.

Wondering what your student needs for school supplies? 
Lincoln Public Schools provides all necessary supplies and equipment for student use in the instructional
program. If students wish to provide some of their own supplies, some suggestions include: pencils, eraser,
blue/black pens, colored pencils, glue stick, zipper/pencil bag to hold supplies, a simple non-expensive
calculator, a loose leaf 3 hole notebook with paper and 2-4 spiral wide-lined notebooks.

Free & Reduced Meal Application Eligibility Status Now Available by E-mail!

As part of Lincoln Public Schools endeavor to make information easily accessible to families we are pleased to inform you that your students free & reduced eligibility notification letter will be provided to you on-line.  We believe that this will be a more effective and useful process for all our families, as well as serve as a wise use of school district resources.

 You will receive an e-mail from “School Lunch Status” with the subject line: “Eligibility Status Is Available!” In the e-mail you will be provided a link to your family’s eligibility notification. You can view or print your students’ eligibility letter anytime throughout the school year. E-mail notifications will be sent in lieu of U.S. postal mail when you provide an e-mail address on your free & reduced meals application or if you have a valid e-mail address on file at your student’s school. Please allow up to 2-3 business days after submitting your online application or up to ten business days after submitting a paper application to receive your eligibility notification. Applications submitted without an e-mail address will be sent via U.S. mail.

 The on-line application can be accessed by clicking on the “Free & Reduced Meal Application” link under Popular Pages on the LPS Home page: 

Paper applications can be picked up at your child’s school or at the District Office (5905 O Street).  Please call the Nutrition Services Office at 402-436-1746 if you have questions regarding the Free and Reduced Meals program.

Jason Shanahan – Principal

From the Principal:

Welcome to the Irving Middle School website. It is my privilege to serve the Irving Middle School community as principal. Here at Irving, it is our mission to develop personal responsibility, ethical behaviors, cultural awareness, life-long learning and academic excellence within our students. Our mission is accomplished through the tireless work of talented educators I am proud to work alongside.

At Irving, our staff work collaboratively on interdisciplinary teams to ensure the highest quality education is provided to every student. It is our steadfast belief that all students can learn and achieve to their full potential. Additionally, Irving students are provided with community outreach opportunities to develop cultural awareness and leadership qualities within each child.

No child’s education is fully realized without a successful partnership between school and home. I invite you to use this site as a communication tool to stay involved with your child’s experience at Irving.

I look forward to partnering with you through the school year.


Jason Shanahan