The Lincoln Lightning

"Your SPARK of information!"

February 14th, 2022

Happy Valentine's Day! As this is a time to celebrate love and friendship... we'd like to especially acknowledge our incredible counselor, Laura Jung, during National School Counselor Week! She fosters a culture of care, concern, and positivity with all our students and staff. We are so fortunate to have her at Lincoln School! Show Mrs. Jung some LOVE!

Warm regards,

Michelle Miner, Ed.D

Principal, Lincoln Elementary

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou

Junior and Senior Kindergarten Registration and New Enrollments 2022-23

Enrollment for the 2022-23 school year opened on Monday, January 17, 2022. Students who are already enrolled in the district do not need to re-enroll. For more information about enrollment, please click here.


Please send extra masks in your child's backpack. Students often misplace them after lunch or recess and we are running low with our school supply. At times, they need to be replaced because the strap breaks or they become too wet for comfort. Thank you!

Please make sure to click on the links below:

Junior Kindergarten News

Senior Kindergarten News

1st Grade News

2nd Grade News

3rd Grade News

4th Grade News

5th Grade News

Important Dates to Remember:

Monday, Feb. 14th - NO SCHOOL JK-12th, Prof. Learning Day

Tuesday, Feb. 15th - Evening Virtual Zoom Parent Conferences

Wednesday, Feb. 16th - MONDAY SCHEDULE

Friday, Feb. 18th - Winter Walk to School Day

Friday, Feb. 25th - School Spirit Day/Vocabulary Day

*Early Release - every Wednesday at 2:20pm

*Soft Landing for Morning Entry - 8:00-8:15am at our Underwood Ave. entrance. Please utilize our 'Hug and Go' area and be mindful of the handicapped parking area in the middle. Also, our neighbors would ask that you not block their driveways during this time and dismissal.


Show your appreciation for our Lincoln Staff by helping to stock the staff lounge. Here are a few items that are always appreciated... A BIG THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HAS ALREADY DONATED! :)

  • K-cups of any kind (coffee, tea, hot chocolate, cider)
  • Flavored Creams
  • Sodas (regular and diet)
  • Sparkling Water
  • Vitamin Water
  • Healthy Snacks (nuts, protein bars, etc.)
  • Unhealthy Treats (chips, cookies, etc.)
  • Chocolate
  • Paper Plates, Bowls, Coffee Cups, Napkins
  • Anything else you can think of :)

Thanks for your continued support of our amazing staff!

Library News

The Wauwatosa Elementary Libraries encourage all readers to learn more about Black History during the month of February and all year round. Check out these amazing titles at your school's library or the Wauwatosa Public Library today!
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Lincoln Girls on the Run

Information below:

Winter Weather

The cold weather season is upon us! As a district we will be using the National Health Center’s rating scale of safe time outdoors. The “magic” number to keep children indoors is -5 degrees with the wind chill and temperature combination (although we also take into account the sunshine and wind present that day). Children love to play outside in the snow. As long as the weather permits, we take them out for recess. All students are expected to be outside unless there is a medical reason prohibiting them from doing so. Please be sure to send your child in boots, snow pants, a warm jacket, hat and mittens to be able to participate in snow activities. Don’t forget to label items with your child’s name so that we can return them if they are misplaced.

Math - Sense of Belonging

Click here to access the latest math news.

Lincoln Special Education Aide/Assistant Needed!

The Wauwatosa School District seeks a full-time (1.0 FTE) Special Education Assistant/Aide for Lincoln Elementary School. A Special Education Assistant works with students under the supervision of certified teachers to support and services students with disabilities throughout the school day. Duties include providing academic instruction, behavioral supports, supervision, daily living and delegated nursing tasks to students with disabilities.

Please follow this link if you are interested in applying.


There's still time to order your 2022 yearbook! Just go to to find our school's unique page or click the link below.

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