Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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Home of the Cardinals

1600 SW Salmon St | Portland, OR 97205
Phone: (503) 916-5200 | Fax: (503) 916-2700

School News & Announcements

Seniors - Clear Your Library & Textbooks Accounts NOW

The end is near! Senior check-out fast approaching! Get a head start and start clearing your library and textbook accounts. Those with no fines on Sr. checkout day will receive ‘fast passes’ and will avoid long lines. Monday, May 9th is the last day seniors can check books out in the library- unless needed for classes.

Senior Breakfast: Buy Your Ticket Before 5/27

Senior breakfast will be at the Tiffany Center before the Senior Awards Assembly., on June 2 at 8:30 AM. Pay $20 to Mrs. Ross in Room 104 to cover the cost of breakfast and senior tee-shirts by May 27. Make checks out to Lincoln High School and put name and the word "breakfast" on the memo.

Cardinal Mentoring Applications

Applications for 2016-2017 Cardinal Mentors. Open for current Sophomores and Juniors. The Cardinal Mentor Program aims to foster relationships and mentor-ship between upperclassmen and incoming freshmen and transfer students in order to ensure academic and social success through group meetings, outings, and individual check ins.

Mentor Application

Lincoln Student Store End of Year Sale! Friday, May 27th - Friday, June 3rd 11:15 am - 3:30 pm


Summer in the City

Log in to your Naviance Family Connection account to see a long list of summer activities

Yearbook Distribution

Yearbook distribution will be on June 1st for seniors and June 3rd for all other grades. Distribution will be on the patio during lunch both days, and there will be pizza and doughnut holes! Yearbooks are currently $55 if you order them online at www.jostensyearbooks.com before May 31st.
If you wait until distribution they will be available for $60. Make checks payable to Lincoln High School.

Abe Awards
Friday, June 3
LHS Auditorium
7:00 p.m. Reception
7:30 p.m. Awards begin 

"The Abes" is Lincoln's version of the Emmy's for our Drama students, celebrating their amazing work and accomplishments.  Mr. Peerenboom will announce what we'll perform next year.  

Bring drinks or a "savory" dish to share.  No desserts please


Tuesday, May 31st
Wednesday, June 1st
Freshman - Junior Periods
Tuesday, June 7th  1, 2 & 4
Wednesday, June 8th 5 ,6 & 8
Thursday, June 9th 3, 7 & Makeup

Important Dates and Upcoming Events


Friday, 27th Last Day to purchase tickets to senior breakfast
Tuesday, 31st 
Senior Finals
Wednesday, 1st  Senior Finals 
Yearbook Distribution for Seniors
Thursday, 2nd Senior Check out
Senior Breakfast/Assembly
 Friday, 3rd Yearbook Distribution
Sunday, 5th Graduation Rehearsal 10 am
  Graduation 5:30 pm

As of January 13, 2016, the district has determined the new last day of school for grades 9-11 will be June 9th. Seniors last day will be June 1. Senior Check out will be June 2. 

Lincoln Calendar

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Peyton Chapman
Lincoln High School
1600 S.W. Salmon Street
Portland, Oregon 97205
(503) 916-5200 ext. 75400
Fax: 503 916-2700
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PPS News

Advisory committee forwards to superintendent recommendations for district-wide structural changes

January 29, 2016

The District-Wide Boundary Review Committee sent to the superintendent on Jan. 28 the first blueprint for structural change district-wide in many years, on the principle that balancing growing enrollment among all schools will support strong schools in every neighborhood, investing in the continued vitality of the city.


PPS grad rate up 21 points in seven years

January 28, 2016
Portland Public Schools graduation rate rose four percentage points last year to 74 percent, a 21 percentage point increase over seven years.  The PPS five-year graduation rate also improved two percentage points to 75 percent, up from 73 percent.

Board approves 2016-2017 calendar

January 26, 2016
The Portland Public Schools board voted 6-1 tonight, January 26, to start school August 29, 2016 and end June 9, 2017.


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