Lincoln Public Schools

lps-logoLincoln Public Schools is the second largest public school district in Nebraska, located in the heart of the plains, renowned for its long-standing legacy of educational excellence and offering a unique combination: a tradition of rigorous academic standards and achievement while also a tradition of warm, family-friendly surroundings.

The school district is growing and thriving, serving almost 40,000 students from early childhood and kindergarten through their senior year in high school. The school district also offers high school students an International Baccalaureate Program, focus programs in science, arts and humanities, information technology and entrepreneurship; and a brand new Career Academy. Other special features include all-day kindergarten, a Reading Recovery program for first-graders, a booming English Language Learner program, broad special education services, and a fully developed enrichment program for students identified as gifted.




Steve Joel


Lincoln Public Schools

5905 O Street

Lincoln, NE 68510



Board Members

Barbara Baier

Lanny Boswell

Kathy Danek

Connie Duncan

Don Mayhew

Annie Mumgaard

Matt Schulte