Lincoln Middle School



 

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Principal
LaJuan White
Vice Principal
Julie Sayles
Andrea Ellis-Smith

Administrative Intern
James Crisafulli
DASA Coordinators
Tim Phelps
Julie Sayles
Main Office
(315) 435-4450
Attendance
(315)435- 4450
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4457
 
Guidance Office
(315) 435-4451
Nurse's Office
(315) 435-4457
 
Guidance Office
(315) 435-4451
School Address 
1613 James St. |
Syracuse, NY 13203
School Hours 
8:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Remote Learning Hours
1:50 PM - 3:40 PM



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Vision Statement
Lincoln Middle School will prepare all students academically and socially for a path of lifelong learning in high school, college and beyond.

Mission Statement
Lincoln Middle School is a community where students are engaged and encouraged to meet high expectations through strong positive connections that support student growth. We recognize each child as an individual with varying ability levels and learning styles. We consist of stakeholders who will lead and actively participate in creating an academically challenging and emotionally safe environment that promotes collaboration, honors diversity, celebrates progress, and prepares our scholars to be active life-long learners in their pursuit of higher education and career readiness.

Goals
 - Dedicated planning time will be used align instruction to the common core state standards and monitored to ensure that all students are moving toward proficiency
- Adopt and implement 3 school-wide common strategies that reflect best practices providing all learners an opportunity to engage in differentiated instruction and rigorous learning defined by a proven teaching framework.
- School leaders, teacher teams and support staff will effectively communicate school-wide high expectation addressing academic achievement, character development, parent engagement, and college and career readiness through multiple transparent methods.

 

Lincoln Middle School, We Want to Hear From You!

Syracuse City Schools is making it easier than ever to connect with Lincoln, bringing Let's Talk! into every school in the district.

With this innovative, two-way communications solution, you can discuss your child's academic and social progress, ask a question about a program, or share your general feedback at your convenience - 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Simply click the Let's Talk! button at www.syracusecityschools.com, and select the topic of your choice to start a conversation.

Tell us what's on your mind and, in return, we'll send you a personal response within 24 hours. We're committed to providing you the best service and partnering with you in your child's education. If it matters to you, it matters to us! Lincoln Middle School, Let's Talk! 

 
 
 
School News
Join Us For a Participatory Budget Virtual Community Meeting! Join Us For a Participatory Budget Virtual Community Meeting!: The Syracuse City School District has awarded $5,000 for several school communities to spend through Participatory Budgeting (PB).   Please join us to learn what PB is and share your project ideas. Students and their families will vote to decide the winning project!   See below for dates, times and registration links.     25-Jan Monday 5:00-7:00 PM Clary Middle School  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqduCopzooE9L6Hm15AWSoYNenUwzuy3_1 ... more >>
All SCSD Schools to be Remote from January 4th-15th All SCSD Schools to be Remote from January 4th-15th: Due to the continued increase in positive COVID-19 cases both in our community at-large and in our school community the Syracuse City School District will be going to full remote instruction for the next two weeks.  All students and staff will be remote January 4 th -15 th . We will continue to monitor the situation in our community and with our staff and students over the next two weeks.  It is our intention to resume our hybrid instruction on Tuesday, January 19 th .  In ... more >>
SCSD Schools to Go Remote Beginning on December 21st SCSD Schools to Go Remote Beginning on December 21st: Due to the increased number of staff and students currently in isolation and/or quarantine due to COVID-19, the Syracuse City School District will be switching to 100% remote instruction for all students and staff beginning on Monday, December 21st.    We plan on returning to our hybrid model of instruction after Holiday Recess, on Monday, January 4th. All students should plan to take part in remote instruction Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. We appreciate your understanding ... more >>
8th Grade Families: High School Choice Survey Now Open! 8th Grade Families: High School Choice Survey Now Open!: Attention, 8 th  grade families! Students who will be transitioning into 9th grade in the fall have options when it comes to high school choice.  We are asking that you assist us in gaining a better understanding of your child’s high school choice interests by completing the new High School Choice and Transfer survey: click here to view the survey.  It will be open for completion through January 31, 2021.   This survey will help inform our middle school counselors ... more >>
Want to Change Your Child's Learning Model? Details here. Want to Change Your Child's Learning Model? Details here.: In August, you were asked to make a selection between hybrid in-person learning and 100% remote and to commit to this choice for the first semester of the school year, ending January 29, 2021. With the second semester starting February 1st we are now offering you the opportunity to make a change to your child’s instructional model if you'd like.   If you are interested in changing your child’s instructional model (from 100% remote to hybrid in-person, or from hybrid in-person ... more >>


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Announcements

District laptop not working?
Students with district laptops that are broken or not working can call Ms. Groff at 315-435-4456 OR email: jgroff@scsd.us - please explain the problem you're having and what type of device you are using. If you're having trouble using Canvas or other applications, please contact your teacher. 



Free meals - food pickup sites
See the link to Food Pickup Sites for locations of free meals.

Important Links

New! Safety Videos for return to school! (Scroll down)
Blended/Remote Learning Hub for Families
Covid-19 Videos
Food Pickup Sites
Lincoln Facebook Page
SCSD Code of Conduct

School Documents

Lincoln 2020-21 Mid-Year Receivership Report
Parent SchoolTool Portal Instructions
2020-21 Participation Rate Improvement Plan
Summer School!
How to access Canvas
More Family Resources for COVID-19
Parent Compact
Resources during COVID 19