LHS 8th Grade Orientation
Welcome incoming 9th graders, parents and guardians. We are excited to guide you through the process of registering for high school. In this series of presentations you will learn about Lincoln High School, the process of registering for classes, and you will receive advice from staff on the courses you should take as a 9th grader.
Welcome to Lhs
The first link introduces you to our Principal, Dr. Laura Raeder, Lead Counselor, David Myers, and our Freshman Academy Coordinator, Joshua Smith. The three of them will welcome you to Lincoln as they discuss the support systems available to freshmen and the upcoming registration process.
SFSD Registration Video
The second link in the series is a Sioux Falls School District video developed to help parents and students understand the courses that are available to 9th graders. It provides information about high school courses and graduation requirements. The presentation also defines terminology that is frequently used to describe courses.
Departments at LHS
The third link is a video that is specifically designed to introduce you to each department at Lincoln High School. You will meet representatives who will share required and elective courses by department. You will also learn about daily routines here at Lincoln.
The following link is a video that explains the CTE Academy. You will learn about the course offerings at the Career and Technical Education Academy.
LHS Contact Information
Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. The following list provides the contact information of each Principal, Counselor, Department Chair, and Freshman Academy Coordinator.
Assistant Principal: Mitch.Lynch@k12.sd.us
Assistant Principal: Danyelle.Brown@k12.sd.us
Assistant Principal/Activities: Joey.Struwe@k12.sd.us
Freshman Academy Coordinator: Joshua.Smith@k12.sd.us
Counselors by Students with Last Name Starting with:
Department Chairs and Specialized Programs
Applied Arts/Computers: Janet.Kolb@k12.sd.us
English Learners (EL): Ashley.Griese@k12.sd.us
Fine Arts: Daniel.Carlson@k12.sd.us
Physical Education: Kaaren.Huber@k12.sd.us
Special Education: Julie.A.Brown@k12.sd.us
Social Studies: Sarah.Burkett@k12.sd.us
World Language: Kimberly.Tollinger@k12.sd.us
504 Coordinator: Kristy.Pesicka@k12.sd.us
Native American Connections: Janet.Fleming-Martin@k12.sd.us
AP Coordinator: Adam.Morrison@k12.sd.us