Lincoln Middle School has earned the Academic Excellence Award—2010 Honor Roll from the Illinois State Board of Education.
To earn this award Lincoln met the following criteria:
· Schools must have made Adequate Yearly Progress in 2009 and 2010 as required by No Child Left Behind.
· In schools serving grades 8 and below, 90 percent of students must have met or exceeded state standards in both reading and mathematics for the three most recent school years;
At http://www.ilhonorroll.niu.edu you can learn more about the Illinois Honor Roll, which includes three categories of awards—Spotlight Schools, Academic Improvement and Academic Excellence.