950 Norton Street
Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 6
Principal: Clinton Bell
At Abraham Lincoln School No. 22:
Reading instruction is enhanced through the 100 Book Challenge Independent Reading Program which provides reading materials at students’ independent reading level and helps them progress to more advanced levels. The Principal's Book of the Month and Literacy Night enable students and parents to share in the joy of reading.
In addition to our hands-on approach to math (Math Investigations), our Math Academy Program encourages students to become fluent in basic facts by participating in weekly competitions. A new computer lab offers math programs such as Compass Learning to reinforce skills.
Celebrations are held throughout the school year,including a Multicultural Fair and a Spring Carnival organized by our community partners.We celebrate Hispanic Heritage and Black History Months as well as academic celebrations like the 100 Book Challenge.
Over 200 volunteers share in the support of our school’s mission. These include partnerships with of the First Unitarian Church, Buddies, Bridges & Brains, the Scott Spino Literacy Foundation, and the Free Partnership. Our volunteers work with students on one-to-one reading activities that encourage them to develop a love of reading.
Our computer lab and mobile laptop computer lab are used in classrooms to assist students in learning and using technology. The library is equipped with new computers and a Smartboard, which allows students to utilize various computer programs. Many of our classes have access to Smartboards, as well.