Lincoln Park High School is both a neighborhood school with attendance boundaries and a high school with three magnet programs. LPHS brings together students from over 150 elementary schools. Just about every ethnic group is represented in the student body. It is a school that is diverse academically, ethnically and socioeconomically–a slice of the real world.
Lincoln Park High School develops inquiring, open-minded, and caring young people who are motivated to succeed. Guided by the International Baccalaureate®  (IB) approach, our inquiry-based curriculum encourages collaboration and real-world connections. Students drive their own learning, building the confidence, empathy, and knowledge to excel in college and beyond.

Students are friendly and open-minded with a lot of positive energy. There is a feeling of big city excitement. Whatever level or program our students come in as, they are encouraged to pursue a rigorous program.

LPHS offers the following magnet programs:

  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Advanced College Prep (formerly Double Honors)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)

LPHS Mission & Vision

Mission Statement
Lincoln Park is a college preparatory high school committed to excellence in all subjects and programs. Lincoln Park endeavors to involve students, faculty, staff, parents, and the community in a continuous process of academic improvement and cross curricular integration in a safe environment. We are proud to develop knowledgeable, responsible, and engaged citizens of the community, the country, and the world.
Vision Statement
Lincoln Park provides an atmosphere of excellence, creativity, mutual respect, and enthusiasm that encourages and supports all students and members of our diverse school community in reaching their potential in academic, extra-curricular, and inter-personal pursuits. We strive to develop critical thinking, social development, cultural enrichment, and leadership in our diverse student body.

School Profile

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