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New era begins as Lincoln School opens

Posted: Wednesday, Aug 21st, 2013

Students walked through the doors at the new Lincoln School building for the first time Tuesday morning, marking the beginning of a new era for the Rochelle Elementary School District. (Photo by Katie Peterson)

ROCHELLE — Pencils, folders and backpacks are typically the new items kids look forward to at the beginning of the school year. But for students attending Lincoln School this week… everything is new!

When the elementary school began its first day of the 2013-2014 school year on Aug. 20, the oldest school in Rochelle standing at Main Street and First Avenue sat empty empty as students file into the new Lincoln School, off 20th Street, which is the result of a year and a half group effort.

For the complete article see the 08-20-2013 issue.

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