Author Archives: Brooke Sharpe

Exploring Economics Opportunity

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The Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) is excited to announce ​​full student scholarships. Students ages 14+ will be inspired by successful business leaders, mentors, top students​,​ and professors. They will discover the power of ethical entrepreneurship, personal character, leadership, and free markets. Named by Forbes as a “top program for high school students​.” Full tuition, dorm housing, and all meals… Read more »

The Career Acadamy – Career Explorations Fair

The Career Academy is hosting a Career Explorations Fair for 8th -11th graders and their parents on February 11, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Come experience the hands-on learning available at TCA and register for prizes, meet TCA students and instructors, and see how “doing high school differently” can make a huge difference in your future success! See Ms. Sharpe in the… Read more »

Young Nebraska Scientists Summer Opportunities

Young Nebraska Scientists has now opened applications for 2018! Registration is open for YNS camps throughout the state in 2018, including middle and high school students. Grade levels are based on CURRENT grade level. Students in 8th grade today would attend our middle school camps: Middle School Camps CyberCamp,(7-12) June 6-9 at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, for middle… Read more »

High School Choice Forms – 8th Grade

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***UPDATE*** Due to the school closure days, families now have until February 2 to submit high school choice forms. Please be sure to turn these in on time to ensure that you are able to attend the high school of your choice. Some of our high schools may close to transfers, but turning your choice form in on time typically… Read more »

How to Hate your Teen’s Homework Less!

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If you have ever struggled with your child about homework, EducationQuest has some great tips for decreasing the dread associated with the ever popular question…”Do you have homework today?” CLICK HERE to head on over to their blog and check it out! As always, if there’s anything we can do to support you or your student during the middle school… Read more »

IB Application Information (Future LHS Students Only)

Applications for the International Baccalaureate program at Lincoln High School are due January 31, 2018! This process does require two teacher recommendation forms to be submitted, so it’s best to get started early if you are considering applying to the program. Acceptance is required to be a part of this program. CLICK HERE for more information (and a link to the… Read more »

High School Information for Current 8th Graders

If you missed the 8th Grade High School Information Night presentation given by members of the LPS District Office, the information shared at those meetings can now be viewed in the slideshow below. Please contact your student’s 8th grade counselor (see below) if you have any questions about moving on to high school. Brooke Sharpe, 8th Grade Counselor (402) 436-1212… Read more »

IB Academy Day is Announced!

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Are you interested in the International Baccalaureate program at Lincoln High School? Mark your calendars for IB Academy Day to learn more about this program. More information will be shared with students in their Algebra classes when available. You may also contact Ms. Sharpe (8th grade counselor) or CLICK HERE to visit the LHS website for more information. IB Academy… Read more »

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

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Mental Health Awareness Week is October 1-7, 2017! Bryan Health, in conjunction with many sponsors, has several activities planned in celebration of mental health awareness. Friday, September 29 – Annual Mental Health Awareness Walk, Lincoln Regional Center Tuesday, October 3 – Stomp the Stigma of Mental Illness, Joe Pantoliano presentation and FREE Bryan Health Fair Wednesday, October 4 – Woods Awards,… Read more »