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LA International Students’ Journeys Home Marked by Sudden Farewells, Uncertain Flights, Time in Quarantine

By |March 31, 2020|Categories: Home Featured, LA Around The World, News, Residential Life|

Scenes from the Final Days in the LA Dorms. Photos by Missy Abbott When Lincoln Academy announced the campus closure that began on March 17, it wasn’t a simple proposition. The school had to consider the immediate future of 40 residential students living in [...]

Lincoln Academy: Transition to Virtual Learning

By |March 31, 2020|Categories: Home Featured, News, Staff Voices|

Lincoln Academy teachers sent in these “workstation selfies” to celebrate the first week of virtual learning at LA. When Lincoln Academy Head of School Jeff Burroughs attended the 2020 NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) Conference during the last week of February, it seemed [...]

When the Show Can’t Go On: Canceling the Spring Production of Guys and Dolls

By |March 31, 2020|Categories: Home Featured, News|

Scenes from the Lincoln Academy and Heartwood collaboration of Guys and Dolls, whose sold-out run was canceled after the coronavirus outbreak. Lincoln Academy’s spring musical in collaboration with Heartwood Theater, Guys and Dolls, was less than a week from opening for seven sold-out performances [...]

Resident Life Update – March 29, 2020

By |March 28, 2020|Categories: News, Resident Life Weekly, Residential Life|

The past few weeks have been a tremendous transitional period for the LA residential community.  The COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated transitioning away from face-to-face learning to a virtual platform as well as closing our dormitories. Most students have been able to return home to [...]

Lincoln Academy Delivers First Round of Food to Families

By |March 19, 2020|Categories: News|

LA staff members packed and delivered more than 60 bags of food for school families on Wednesday, March 18. When LA social workers Tory Wright and Lisa Katz realized that the COVID-19 pandemic would likely cause schools to shut down, their first thought was [...]

Lincoln Academy in-person classes suspended until April 27

By |March 15, 2020|Categories: Alerts, Home Featured, News|

Following guidance from the Maine CDC, local health and safety officials, and AOS 93, and with approval of our Board of Trustees, Lincoln Academy will suspend all in-person classes effective immediately until Monday April 27th.    Faculty and staff will use the week of March [...]

March 13 Statement from the Maine Principal’s Association regarding the Maine Spring Athletics Season

By |March 13, 2020|Categories: News|

March 13 Statement from the Maine Principal's Association regarding the Maine Spring Athletics Season Good Morning, As you all know, implications from the Corona Virus have hit Maine. This being said, we have been in contact with the Maine CDC, DOE, Governor’s office, and [...]

UPDATED Lincoln Academy COVID-19 Statement, March 11, 2020

By |March 10, 2020|Categories: Home Featured, News|

Updated LA COVID-19 Statement , March 11 2020 The worldwide Coronavirus outbreak is a dynamic situation that changes daily. With that in mind, we are working to make the best possible decisions with the information we have on any given day. Our chief concern [...]

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