The mission of Lincoln Elementary School is to provide an education that enables all students to become life-long learners who respect the diversity of others.

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The general public is invited to celebrate the history and legacy of Lincoln Elementary School during an open house celebration from 1-2 p.m. on May 22, 2021, on the Lincoln campus, 565 Fairfield Elmhurst, IL. This special event offers the Lincoln neighborhood, alumni, and all interested residents a chance to have one last look at the historic campus before the building is razed in preparation for construction of the new Lincoln Elementary School. Expand this story for more information.

District 205 is excited to welcome all students back to campus full-time, five days per week beginning April 12, 2021. Our principals have already started sharing details for each campus. As a reminder, all families who are currently enrolled in remote learning have another opportunity to select in-person learning. This selection will be for the remainder of the school year

Expand this story for information on changing your selection. 

Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 will transition from hybrid to remote instruction for two weeks beginning October 21-November 4, 2020, implementing an Adaptive Pause in accordance with IDPH guidelines. The pause to in-person instruction comes because DuPage County has entered into Substantial Community Transmission. COVID-19’s presence in the community has increased to a level that stands to expose our families and staff to health risks. Expand this story for next steps.

Lincoln Construction Cameras Now Live!

Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 is excited to announce that work on the Lincoln Elementary School campus is now underway. Construction cameras are live and can be accessed here.

Having begun yesterday, demolition is expected to take place over the next week, and construction will be ongoing in the area until the new Lincoln site opens in August 2022. Click here to see the designs of the new building.

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School Hours

Grades 1-5
8:15 AM-3 PM

AM Kindergarten
8:15 AM-11:05 PM

PM Kindergarten
12:05 PM-3:00 PM

5th Grade: Recess 10:25-10:55
Lunch 10:55-11:25
4th Grade:  Lunch 10:55-11:25
Recess 11:25-11:55
3rd Grade:  Recess 10:55-11:25
Lunch 11:25-11:55
2nd Grade: Recess 10:55-11:25
Lunch 11:25-11:55
1st Grade: Recess 11:25-11:55
Lunch 11:55-12:25

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