Glen Edwards Middle School

Two “ultra dads” run Friday to Saturday for 24-hour school fundraiser

Springtime for Tony Overbay, a Lincoln parent, means intense training for the annual Glen Edwards Middle School 24-hour track trek and 5K community walk/run fundraiser he founded s ...

Panthers put a bite on Cavitt for championship

The Glen Edwards Middle School wrestling team rolled past Cavitt 75-36 last week to win the 2016 East Wrestling Championship last week and remained undefeated. The following athle ...

Couple forms FFA alumni group

Charles and Jessica Armistead, although married with children, still want to be active in the Future Farmers of America. The Armisteads, both past presidents of the Lincoln High S ...

Six Glen Edwards Middle School students receive Outstanding Student Award this semester

Each semester, Glen Edwards Middle School teachers and staff choose six students to receive the Outstanding Student Award. This award is earned by students who display strong acad ...

In-N-Out comes through for GEMS students

A few months ago, I wrote a letter to the In-N-Out Burger Corporate Office in Irvine and reached out to them for a raffle prize donation. If you are looking for a donation from the ...

Lion’s International Peace Poster Contest has local winners

Eighth-graders Angelica Guevera from Glen Edwards Middle School and Ellyse Cook from Twelve Bridges Middle School have taken the first steps to becoming internationally-recognized ...

Construction for portables begins at two local schools

Construction equipment began “pushing dirt” Monday to prepare sites for portable classrooms being installed at two district school sites, according to Mike Adell, direc ...

GEMS “outstanding” students receive Lions club awards

Students from Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS) received awards from a local civic group May 21. Presented by the Lincoln Hills Lions Club, the Outstanding Student Awards were giv ...

GEMS students win national award for science essays

Bernadette Unden, an eighth-grade English teacher at Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS), was “pleased but not too surprised” that three of her honor students won semi-fi ...

Food Truck Mania! returns Tuesday

During Tuesday’s Food Truck Mania! event in downtown Lincoln, Glen Edwards Middle School sports and music students will be honored. Food Truck Mania! is sponsored by the Dow ...

GEMS students win area math competition

 Six Glen Edwards Middle School math students won awards in a Sacramento-area math educators’ conference on Feb. 7. Jessica Fernandez’s sixth-grade math students ...

District tackles deferred maintenance;

While Western Placer’s students enjoyed their summer break, construction workers were busy renovating and repairing buildings and walkways at six of the District’s elev ...

Overbay and Johnston run around the clock for GEMS

There are only a rare few who would commit to running 24 hours straight for any cause, but Lincoln’s Tony Overbay took his fourth trip around the clock in as many years last ...

Overbay 24-hour run weekend for GEMS

Ultra-marathon runner Tony Overbay will again take to the Glen Edwards Middle School track Friday to run around the clock Friday to Saturday for the Panthers. Jeffrey Johnston will ...

Runners to your mark

The leaves are beginning to show on the trees, the flowers are blooming and the days are getting longer. Also getting longer are the distances some hearty athletes from Lincoln run ...