Focus Programs Information Nights; High School Open Houses

 

Parents/Guardians of 8th grade students, do you have questions about the Focus Programs available to your student next year? Is your student interested in the IB Program at Lincoln High School? Would you like to learn more about what each of the comprehensive high schools offer in programming? There are several events coming up to help you make an informed decision regarding your student’s choice of high school next year.

Focus Program Information Nights along with High School Open Houses

IB (INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE)  Lincoln High School, Saturday, October 28th – 8:00 AM -12:00 PM – Family must register for this; Access registration at lhs.lps.org

ARTS & HUMANITIES – Thursday, November 2 – 6:00-7:00 PM

SCIENCE (ZOO) – Wednesday, November 8 – 6:00-6:45 PM or 7:00-7:45 PM

HIGH SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES

  • East             Wed., January 10        6:30 p.m.
  • Southwest        Thurs., January 11             6:30 p.m.
  • Southeast        Tues., January 16        7:00 p.m.
  • North Star        Thurs., January 18        6:30 p.m.
  • Northeast        Mon., January 22        6:30 p.m.
  • Lincoln High    Tues., January 23    6:30 p.m.

 

Community Awareness Series: Promoting Healthy Behaviors

SCIP is partnering with Lincoln Public Schools, Bryan Independence Center and the Lancaster Prevention Coalition to put on a series of valuable presentations about how to support the well-being of youth in our community.

September 26, 2017 – Promoting Student Mental Health 
Lux Middle School
6:30 PM
November 16, 2017 – Digital Citizenship
Lincoln Southeast High School
6:30 PM
February 27, 2018 – Healthy Relationships
Lincoln Southwest High School
6:30 PM
April 26, 2018 – Promoting Healthy Choices
Lincoln North Star High School
6:30 pm

Online Tutoring Help in the Evenings!

Students and parents, are you struggling with questions related to homework in the evening? Would you like to be able to access tutors through an online chat session? Help is available from 2:00 – 11:00 seven days a week. The only thing necessary to access this help is a library card from Lincoln Public Libraries. Here are the steps to access Homework HelpNow, a service provided by Lincoln Public Libraries:

  1. Visit the Lincoln Public Libraries website at http://lincolnlibraries.org/
  2. Click on the Kids & Teens dropdown tab (in blue bar)
  3. From the dropdown menu choose Teens and then Homework Help
  4. Click on the blue Homework HelpNow tab
  5. You will see a blue Homework HelpNow button; click on it
  6. You will be asked to enter your patron barcode (your library card number found on the back of your card) and your PIN (usually the last 4 digits of your phone number or your birthyear; if you don’t remember your PIN call the library – they are happy to help you retrieve your PIN)
  7. You will then be asked to set up an account with Brainfuse. Once your account is set up you can login. Choose your grade level and the subject area. A box will pop up in which you can type a question.

We are interested in how helpful this service is. Please feel free to drop us an email rating this online tutoring service!