Please submit Book Reviews for books that you have recently read to share with the Lincoln Community & you can also read the reviews others have submitted. The Book Review Submission Form & reviews written by others can be found HERE.
Login to School Loop on your Smart Phone!
View classwork assigned & have most of the full website's functionality from your Smart Phone by logging into ALHS' School Loop Mobile Website HERE through your phone's web browser.
Lunch Time Policies
Due to our wonderful student population, Lincoln is one of a few public high schools where students enjoy an Open Campus lunch. However please keep in mind the following Lunch Time Policies:
The Abraham Lincoln Oral History Project Website is published and live!
Last year, students worked very hard to create these webpages. In all they recorded 20 Oral Histories- all of which can be seen on its own page on the site.
This site is a public resource and was created to be shared with the Lincoln Community.
Please visit our site, watch the video clips, read the biographies, summaries, analysis and enjoy!
Please also pass the link along if you get the chance.
Join a Club at ALHS!
There are over 30 different clubs at Lincoln to choose to be a part of! Make new friends, learn a new skill, &/or practice your favorite hobby! It's not all about studying for your classes--have some fun & do some interesting things with like-minded Mustangs. Check out the different clubs HERE & attend a meeting to find out if its for you.
SFUSD 2014-2015 Instructional Calandar
Download this school year's instructional calendar HERE !
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SFUSD Non-Discrimination Policy
San Francisco Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from discrimination based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
If you believe you have been discriminated against, immediately contact the school site principal and/or Executive Director of the Office of Equity, Ruth Diep, at (415) 355-7334 or email@example.com. A copy of SFUSD’s uniform complaint policy is available upon request.
Check out the NEW EPISODES of Mustang TVfor the week of May 6th! Watch for the Mustang Weekly News, Weekly Sports Roundup, Club of the Week, Tips , App of the Week, Soapbox, Spotlight on ALHS, and much, much MORE! Watch videos of recent school events, such as dances, Spirit Week, rallies, and sports games! New videos posted every Wednesday online at the MUSTANG TV WEBSITE for watching during Advisory period OR anytime!
Dear ALHS Students:
Please click HERE to complete the 2015 SFUSD Student Satisfaction Survey. You will need your SFUSD Student ID number from your ALHS Student Body Photo ID Card or from your Class Schedule (this is your "Access Code" on the survey's first page.). We need this important, honest feedback about your Lincoln experiences! Your responses will be shared with the Lincoln Faculty, parents, & the school district.
Mr. Payne, Principal
Last School Dance "Blast to the Past!"--May 15th
Ticket Sale Dates:
May 6,7,8 & 11,12,13 at lunch by the cage (Must have Student ID and Dance Contract when purchasing tickets)
Cost: w/ ID $7; w/o ID $9; Guest $12
When: May 15th
Where: North Gym
Theme: 80’s & 90’s
Attention Mustang Musicians & Aspiring Musicians!
Please click HERE to indicate that you'd like to take a music course next school year. You can even use this form to register music as your second choice (after, for example, another elective).
Courses offered next year include: Guitar 1
Band 2 (Some middle school experience required)
Orchestra 2 (Some middle school experience required)
Symphonic Orchestra (You must have taken Orchestra or Band at Lincoln)
Chorus: This class is focused on singing technique
The ALHS' ACE Pathway program was featured with five other schools in TURN (Columbus College of Art and Design's alumni magazine) in an article titled "Getting it Right-Arts Programs Matter"!
Check It Out Here The models that were featured are by Quinnton Barringer and Isabel Gonzalez.
Congratulations to ALHS' iGEM Team (international Genetically Engineered Machine competition) for winning a gold medal and the "Best Presentation" awards at this year's competition at MIT! In doing so they beat the teams from Harvard, Princeton, Cal Tech, Stanford, Oxford, Cambridge, and 240 other teams from universities around the world. They work after school hours to prepare for this intense academic competition, now in its 8th year.
Sign Up for PACT Summer Academy 2015 = FREE SAT Prep & College/Career
Dear Students/Families, Educators and Community Partners:
I am happy to announce registration is now OPEN for PACT Summer Academy 2015!
PACT Summer Academy offers FREE college and career related workshops over the summer to help prepare high school students for post-secondary and job readiness success. Interested students may sign up for one or more workshops. See registration form and flyer attached for a list of workshops, dates and times.
*Space is limited and fills up fast, so please register as soon as possible. Snacks and raffle prizes offered!
**Non-PACT students are also welcome to participate (tell a friend!), as space permits, but PACT students will have priority.
***All workshops take place at the PACT, Inc. headquarters office on 635 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94117.
-->To participate, please complete, sign and return the attached registration form to me in the ALHS College/Career Center (Room 53) no later than Friday, May 22, 2015.
Let me know if there are any questions.
Thank you and hope you take advantage of this great summer opportunity with PACT!
Congratulations Class of 2018's Sophomore Class Officers!
Kelsey Fong--Sophomore Class President
Carmen Ho--Sophomore Class Vice President
Naomi Chong--Sophomore Class Secretary
Nathan Vargas--Sophomore Class Treasurer
Posted by: Christine Eng
Need A New Student Body Card?
The photographer finally supplied ALHS with a student body card maker. If you've lost your card from the fall and would like a new one, please email Ms. Eng through school loop with your request. In your email, please include your advisory and your 4th period location.
Posted by: Christine Eng
Sign up for music classes for next year!
Use the survey linked from LincolnHigh.net to indicate interest in a music class for next year. Options include Symphonic Orchestra (band/orchestra experience required), Chorus and Guitar classes.
If a 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade student you know is interested in exploring college and receiving 1-on-1 guidance on planning and preparing for college, sign up with Ms. Zales (PACT Advisor) to become a PACT student!
PACT, Inc. is a TRiO non-profit pre-college preparation program that partners with various middle schools and high schools in the San Francisco Unified School District. PACT is designed to help students, especially those who are low-income and the first generation in their family to go to college, plan and prepare for success by pursuing higher education after high school. Participation is not only FREE, it also looks great on college and scholarship applications, as well as resumes, because it is considered an educational preparation extra-curricular activity!
PACT students may benefit from the following 1-on-1 advising and program services:
College goals, admission requirements, planning (how to get in)
High school transcript review (grades, courses, gpa for college)
College Application Essay writing & Letters of Recommendation
Financial Aid & Scholarship (how to pay for college)
Career Exploration and Job Readiness (searching, resources, resume writing)
Extra-Curricular Activities and Volunteer Opportunities (getting involved)
College Tour Fieldtrips offered each semester
Summer Academy Workshops (SAT Prep, College Admissions, Financial Aid, Personal Statement, Job/Resume, etc.)
Your questions, concerns, etc....
Once you've applied to become a PACT Student, we will meet for an advising session at least once per semester. I am available in Lincoln High School's College/Career Center (Room 53, near Cafeteria) during lunch, after school and by appointment Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm. On Fridays, winter break, spring break and summer break I am available at PACT, Inc. Headquarters 8:30am-5pm (635 Divisadero St., San Francisco, CA 94117). Yes, this is a year-round advising program!
Please see website and attachments below for PACT application and program information. Or drop by to see me in person in the College/Career Center.
Hope to meet you soon and have a great remainder of the semester!
Interested in or curious about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering,
Math) Careers? Check out the upcoming free TeenTechSF@Galileo STEM Diversity Event on May 9, 2015! High school and middle school students, as well as families, are welcome to attend. Details and registration below. Please RSVP to attend, as space is limited. Spread the word to anyone who may be interested...
TEENTECHSF@GALILEO STEM DIVERSITY EVENT: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN, PLEASE SHARE!
Fantastic tech leader diversity panel with Genentech biotech researcher
Marlena Jackson, Kaiser Permanente Dir of Innovation Sean Chai, Hispanic
Heritage Foundation and startup entrepreneur Dante Alvarado and
Hackbright Academy VP and founder of Women 2.0 and Girl Geeks Angie
Chang, plus practical advice on STEM academic and career pathways from
PACT Exec Director Derek Toliver and special student breakouts with
Genetech, Google, LinkedIn, Planet of the Kids. TechShopSF, Upward Bound
Math and Science, and BATS founder, Dan Zevin, leading the Tinkercad
workshop with student leaders from NASA Opportunities for Visualization
in Art and Science!
TeenTechSF@Galileo: Diversity Fuels Innovation
Galileo Academy of Science and Technology
1150 Francisco St, San Francisco Saturday, May 9th 8:30am-12pm
TeenTechSF is partnering with Galileo Academy of Science and Technology
for our first TeenTechSF event hosted by a public high school! High
school and middle school students and their parents, teachers, mentors
and counselors are invited to attend a diversity panel sharing the
experiences of innovative tech leaders including: Marlena Jackson,
biotech researcher at Genentech and founder NexGeneGirls; Sean Chai,
Director of Innovation and Advanced Technology at Kaiser Permanente;
Dante Alvarado, UC Berkeley student, founder SmileyGo, from the Hispanic
Heritage Foundation; Angie Chang, VP Hackbright Academy, founder Women
2.0 and Bay Area Girl Geek Dinners.
The diversity panel will be followed by a presentation on academic and
career pathways in STEM by Plans for Action in Challenging Times
Executive Director and PACT and Stanford alumnus Derek Toliver.
There is limited space for students who register early to attend
special, hands-on workshops on Coding, Making, Hacking, and more with
tech leaders from Google, Genentech, LinkedIn, NASA NOVAS, Planet of the
Kids, TechShopSF, and Upward Bound Math and Science! Additional students
will be assigned to breakouts on a space available basis on the morning
of the event.
All 10th and 11th graders must have completed their Edgenuity courses by 5pm on Friday, May 8th.
Posted by: Valerie Ziegler
Congratulations 2015-2016 Senior Class Officers!
President Vanessa Arreola
Vice President Odiana Ciofalo
Secretary Alicia Lee
Treasurer Brandon Vargas
Posted by: Christine Eng
Student Voice Vote & Student Survey 2015
Use your student voice by taking a student survey and vote for next year’s student delegate and student advisory council representative for your school. Vote online by clicking here: https://district.sfusd.edu/schools/ss/
For more information, please go to sfusdsac.org or Salvador Lopez Barr
Telephone: (415) 314-1225 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
All students taking an online course through Edgenuity please see the deadlines below. NO exceptions or extensions will be allowed.
Deadline for Seniors: April 28th at 5pm.
Deadline for 10th & 11th graders: May 8th 5pm
Posted by: Valerie Ziegler
Restorative Practices Leadership Team.
The R. P. Leadership Team is a committee consisting of administration, teachers, wellness staff, counseling office personnel and student voice representatives which meets bi-weekly to plan and oversee the school-wide implementation effort of Restorative Practices at our site. Anyone, including interested and curious students, is welcome to participate with this committee and attend our meetings.
Our meetings occur during the teacher common planning period on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month (except thanksgiving week and finals week in December and May); 2:30 to 3:30pm. The location will be announced on the school loop calendar.
Fellow MUSTANGS, did you know that Lincoln has OFFICIAL Facebook,Twitter, Instagram,&Tumblr Pages?!
Click below and Like Us/Follow Us to get the latest updates on ALHS & view images from school events throughout the school year!
A Low Cost Internet Option for Lincoln Families
Qualified families only have to pay $9.95/month for internet service AND have the option of purchasing a computer for $150. See this SITE for details:
The San Francisco Unified School District is offering summer school opportunity for student to make-up classes or get ahead start on their education. In addition to traditional classes, over 20 "a-g" approved courses will be available online through Edgenuity. To learn more about summer school opportunity, check out the official flyerHERE!
Changes in Standardized Testing for SFUSD Students
In October 2013, the state of California replace the STAR testing program with a new Statewide Assessment System. All California school district is required to test its student with this new system starting this spring. To learn more about the new Statewide Assessment System, download the official flyer below:
Check out the NEW ASB STORE, showing you what is available & for how much by clicking HERE.
ALHS College & Career Center
Please click HERE to visit our College & Career Center website section for updated resources & information.
Attention Parents/Guardians! SFUSD Has a School Lunch Pre-Payment Program Available
Our school cafeteria has a prepayment program called MealpayPlus that will increase convenience for families and speed up lunch lines. Student Nutrition Services is encouraging families to prepay for ...more
Download and print an application for membership in CSF HERE, the California state honors society now! Bring a copy of your report card or transcript and turn them into Ms. Kelley in NB12 at lunch ...more
Next Year's SFUSD Instructional Calendar
Download next school year's instructional calendar HERE!