Lincoln USD 298 is now a Microsoft It Academy Member. Students and staff have access to Microsoft curriculum to prepare them for the different Microsoft Certifications for free. Lincoln is now a testing site--Mrs. White is a trained and approved proctor. For more information, staff and students can contact Mrs. White.
District Technology Policy (Click on the link for the full policy)Lincoln U.S.D. #298 Mission Statement
The mission of the Lincoln U.S.D. #298 Schools is to provide excellence in teaching, to promote life-long learning, and to foster a creative, caring environment by utilizing training, technology, communication, leadership, and community involvement. The students in the Lincoln School District will be challenged to reach their fullest potential and to be competent and knowledgeable in our global society.
Instructional Technology Vision Statement
Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT)
Students are allowed to bring their own technology device: (For example: ipod, ipad, laptop, netbook)
If the student chooses to bring their own technology, please note:
*The district is NOT responsible for the device if it's stolen, broken, or damaged.
*The district technology coordinator will not perform any repairs except to help with the installation of printers and programs needed for their education at LJSHS.
*See the "Electronic Device" section of the LJSHS Student Handbook. Become familiar with each teacher guidelines regarding technology use.
District Policy Change May, 2011
Use of personal devices is a privilege. Please refer to the teacher's classroom guidelines concerning their classroom policy on electronic devices. If violated, the item can be collected and turned into the office to be returned at the end of the day. Continued abuse will result in the item being returned only to the parent/guardian and the student being referred to the office for disciplinary action. Parents are asked to call the office with all messages. In the event of an emergency, the student will be called to the office immediately. All other messages will be given to students between classes, and then the student will be allowed to call back if necessary.