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NYS Regents Guidance and Opt-In

This June, only 4 Regents subject exams will be administered – Algebra I, English Language Arts, Living Environment, and Earth Science. There will be no additional Regents administration scheduled for August. Waivers are available for all Regents exams subjects, including the four exams being administered in person. All students are eligible for Regents exam waivers if they pass the class sequence leading to the exam. A student does not have to sit for an in-person exam to earn a waiver. Students will also be reviewing these options with the teachers in these subject areas during the week of May 17th. The Opt-in period closes May 28th. If you would like your child to sit for an in-person exam, follow these steps. 1) Check your child’s pupil path course listing. Regents exams are listed there, and you can see if your child is eligible for one of the four in-person Regents exams. 2) Click the link above for details on how to register for in-person exams or to find out more information on regents waiver eligibility.

Take the 2020-21 NYC School Survey NOW!

Each year, all parents, teachers, students in grades 6-12 and select support staff take the NYC School Survey. The survey is aligned to the DOE's Framework for Great Schools(Open external link). It is designed to collect important information about each school's ability to support student success. School leaders can use feedback from the survey to reflect and improve schools and programs. You can learn more about the NYC School Survey by contacting your school or program. Families should enter “f” followed by their child’s nine-digit Student Identification (OSIS) Number to access the survey. Note that “f” must be lowercase. Families can find their child’s Student Identification Number on their report card, student ID card, or New York City Schools Account (NYCSA).
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Our History

For nearly a century Abraham Lincoln High School has been a leader in New York City education. Lincoln alumni have distinguished themselves in every imaginable field, including music, sports, and science. Among our notable graduates is music legend Neil Diamond, who generously funds a college scholarship for ten graduating seniors every year. Other distinguished alumni include countless professional athletes and three Nobel laureates in science, Arthur Kornberg, Paul Berg and Jerome Karle.
Our school is a community where all members help one another pursue their potential. We offer Small Learning Communities and Specialized Programs, which are explained in detail in this book. Students receive the individualized attention of Small Learning Comminutes and the resources of a large comprehensive high school. We offer a state-of-the-art photo studio, animal science labs, a vast library, multiple computer labs, three gyms and a pool. Our extensive electives, including Advanced Placement and College Classes in partnership with CUNY KCC, Syracuse University, Brooklyn College, and LIU, empower our academic achievers to complete up to a year of college credit. Lincoln is the school where students have every opportunity to pursue their potential.