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9-12
Public
Denver, CO
Students enrolled: 1,903
Before care: No
After care: Yes

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2285 South Federal Blvd
Denver, CO 80219

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(720) 423-5000
(720) 423-5098
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Map of Abraham Lincoln High School address.

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April 30, 2014
Abraham Lincoln High School is a traditional high school in Southwest Denver with over 50 years of positive history. Lincoln is one of the safest schools in all of DPS, and all faculty and staff members are held to high standards. The Lincoln Family Community is not perfect, but anyone who has ever stepped foot into the school, knows that the students work hard, are kind, and have pride in their school, families, and community. ALHS currently offers over 17 Advanced Placement courses, and any student that wants to be challenged, can be challenged at ALHS!!!!!

- submitted by a teacher
January 25, 2014
Lincoln High School is a mess. The building is dated and dirty. The quality of the instruction is mediocre at best. Expectations are low, and despite all the encouragement to go to college, most students will not be prepared for college. There is a lot of gang activity in and around this school, and safety is ALWAYS an issue. There are also other distractions/diversions which take away from Lincoln's educational purpose. I have met with a few teachers that were really excellent and actually challenged students to new heights. However, I have also encountered other teachers who could care less. If, as a parent, you want to prepare your child for college, I would encourage you to look elsewhere for a high school.

- submitted by a parent
April 09, 2012
I was a former student at Lincoln and i think the school could be better mainly because the teachers and staff only care about the good straight a students and they just kick out the students with problems instead of consulting with them and find out why they are doing bad so instead of helping students they just make them go to another school

- submitted by a student
no rating April 30, 2010
This school is very bad. Mostly none of the teachers know the studentss and none of te students know what is going on. i think that the students at that school only go to that school to mess around and make problems.!!!!!!!

- submitted by a community member
April 23, 2010
I think this is an excellent school because it helps alot of students learn alot of things theyve never learn beforee!!!!

- submitted by a student
November 16, 2009
this is a great school based on sports the teams here are magnificent, but more in academics on attendance and getting the assigned work done. Lincoln is the place to be!!!!!!!!!!!!

- submitted by a student
no rating September 17, 2009
The educators and staff at this school have really come together to refocus and committ to giving the students the best they can regardless of the students background

- submitted by a parent
May 01, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating April 20, 2009
I use to go to lincoln and i tough it was a great school. there are nice people and great dedicated teachers

- submitted by a student
November 30, 2008
This school is going up fast i like how they are working their students im proud of them

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 12, 2008
Wow!!! Im just amazed at how this school has improved.Im a freshman their and I really like it.I think its one of the best schools in Denver.At Lincoln they expect everyone to go to college,and they also have a lot of opportunaties to get scholarships.If your planning to go to college and have a good life I recommend you go to lincoln.

- submitted by a student
October 09, 2008
Lincoln High Is A good School they have so many things and help students on everything . Lincoln has No Gangs at all its well protected. I am a Former Student from Lincoln and this school is one of the best ever im happy i went there, get good grades you go to college Guaranteed!!!

- submitted by a student
June 23, 2008
I very much dislike the school, they have gangs and i don't think the students there are too friendly. Not only is it bad on influences but there tests scores are not so good. I think it maybe a one of the top 3 worst schools ever! If you want your child to be safe and well eduacated then i do not recommend Lincoln High School.

- submitted by a community member
June 19, 2008
Lincoln is a pretty terrible school. There are lots of gangs in the school and most of the kids don't even care about their grades. This school has very low test scores and is probably one of the worst high schools in DPS. I went out of my way to get out, i wouldn't really recommend it if your searching for a good education.

- submitted by a student
April 04, 2008
Like most Denver Public Schools, ALHS has its fair share of teachers who just get through the day. The administration can get wrapped up in competing for the district's funds and attention and forget that the students are individuals, not stereotypes or numbers. That being said, there are some fabulous teachers who will go the extra mile to challenge students who truly seek knowledge. A good education can be had here, but it must be student-driven.

- submitted by a community member
October 01, 2007
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- submitted by a community member
April 17, 2006
I think this school is decent in trying to provide a variety of courses for a student can take.

- submitted by a student
April 17, 2006
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- submitted by a student
January 23, 2006
I think this school is a very good school has great teachers that like to teach and has lots of sports to get involved in and the teachers is very respectful

- submitted by a former student
April 08, 2005
This school is the greatest school ever. It has a lot of teacher and parent involvement.

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2004
This school is really great. New leaders are born here. My two twin sisters graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School and are proud of being Lancers. Now it is my turn. I'm a sophmore and I love Linconl, I think it is the best high school in DPS.

- submitted by a former student
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Abraham Lincoln High School
2285 South Federal Blvd, Denver, CO  80219
(720) 423-5000
Last modified Abraham Lincoln High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Abraham Lincoln High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 21 reviews. Top