On Wednesday, February 12, students at Lincoln Grade School competed in the annual spelling bee. Students qualified in their home room and then competed in their respective grade level spelling bee. This year's winners are Allyson Ballew - 3rd grade; Dylan Price - 4th grade; Sara Staller - 5th grade. Each year the winner of the 5th grade spelling bee advances to Terre Haute to compete in regional competition which will be held later this spring.
On Friday, February 7, all Lincoln Grade School students and staff had the opportunity to participate in an all school assembly for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Each class had the opportunity to represent one or two of the countries that is participating in the winter games. Every student created a flag of the country they were representing and marched into the assembly. Once all of the students had been introduced, the olympic flame was brought in (Mrs. McGahey - 3rd Grade) and the announcement was given "Let The Games Begin."
The "Star Spangled Banner" was performed by students from Mrs. Sainer's music class. Winners were then announced from each grade level that won the Olympic Mascot drawing contest. Those winners were Sarah Staller, 5th grade; Junior Solis, 4th grade; and Lexi Weger, 3rd Grade.