Twelve Bridges Elementary School

Veterans honored at school-wide assembly

When retired Air Force Lt. Colonel Doug Cooper spoke about how fast the world went by in his B-52 bomber, a sea of children’s voices whispered, “wow.” Cooper wa ...

Kiwanis gives district $10,500 for school libraries

Local school libraries will be able to afford more books and materials, thanks to a donation from the Lincoln Kiwanis Club. Kiwanis Past President Ted Widing presented a check for ...

K-Kids club promotes community service

Most students have to wait until high school to join a civic club. But last year, Lincoln Kiwanis members Steve and Shelley Hoover founded the K-Kids after-school club to teach l ...

Study of birds is beneficial

Thank you for the special March 12 issue acknowledging many activities in the Lincoln schools. This is my fourth year working with Mrs. (Janet) Bass at Twelve Bridges Elementary Sc ...

TBES students flock to Bird Club

There’s a whole lot of tweeting going on at Twelve Bridges Elementary School these days. All over the campus are artistic bird-feeding stations, avian houses designed to attr ...

Twelve Bridges Elementary celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

This week, Twelve Bridges Elementary School looked like a Dr. Seuss convention. The school’s 679 students participated in week long activities for both the national “R ...

Boundary changes approved

The school board voted unanimously Tuesday night to shift school boundaries to better balance student populations at the district’s two middle schools. In a short, lightly-a ...

WPUSD Preschool programs 2013-2014

  For ages 4 to entry into kindergarten, packets may be picked up at the District office, 600 6th St., Ste.400 Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Open enrollm ...

School raffles off new car to fund student enrichment programs

  Between proposition 13 and school district budget cuts, California schools struggle to provide anything beyond a bare-bones curriculum of reading, writing, arithmetic, scie ...

A thank you to Twelve Bridges students

  On behalf of all of those who are serving our country and who will be far from home on Valentine’s Day, let me once again say thank you to the students, teachers and ...

Vets honored by Twelve Bridges kids

  For the last four or five years, we veterans have been honored by the students at Twelve Bridges Elementary School.  Through lovely songs and words, these students and ...

Sundial at local elementary school an Eagle Scout project

Twelve Bridges Elementary School students have an extra tool to learn about astronomy, thanks to a Lincoln Boy Scout. Brandon Cuenca, 15, recently completed his Eagle Scout project ...

Congratulations, Soren Gammelgard

Soren Gammelgard’s ability to make history real for his students has earned him the title of Veterans of Foreign Wars’ Teacher of the Year on both the local and state level. ...

Veterans Day observed today, Friday

Veterans Day Celebrations in Lincoln VFW Ceremony Where: Veteran’s Hall, 541 Fifth St. When: 11:11 a.m. today Lincoln Hills Veterans Group Ceremony Where: Orchard Creek Ball ...

Fun Run nets $20,000 for Twelve Bridges Elementary

More than $20,000 was raised recently at the Twelve Bridges Elementary School Fun Run. Sponsored by the Parent Teacher Club, the fundraising event was enjoyed by more than 700 st ...