December Newsletter

Abraham Lincoln School 22 Expanded Learning Time News

The second quarter is off to a great start! On Tuesdays and Thursdays, students in grades 4-6 transition to their chosen enrichment. Students participate in a wide variety of enrichment classes that include, mind games, crafts, computer brain games, basketball, art, step, choir, band, cheerleading, and science club.

Partner Updates:

On October 30th in collaboration with Department of Human Services, we had our first Expanded Learning Fall Festival. Enrichment classes were highlighted along with students with perfect and excellent attendance.

The Spino Foundation will hosted their annual Holiday party for students in grades Prek-3 and provided winter clothing.

Welcome to the Community Place of Rochester. They provide enrichment to one of our Kindergarten classes and step dancing to students in grades 4-6.


Time Collaborative 7 Essential

As an Expanded Learning School, the school is structure around 7 Essential Elements.

1. Focused School Wide Priorities

2. High Quality Instruction

3. Targeted Intervention and Acceleration

4. Frequent Data Cycles

5. Teacher Collaboration and Professional Development

6. Engaging Enrichment

7. Enhanced School Culture


* Thank you to the REOC Nursing Students who provided Thanksgiving Dinner for 45 families

*Thank you to Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield for giving all students a board game for the Holidays

*Thank you to our 3 sixth grade representatives that joined our Community Engagement Team

*Thank you to Spino Foundation for the wonderful Christmas Party

*Thank you to our volunteers from the First Unitarian Church