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Lincoln Preschool Screenings April 9, May 7 & 27

Call 432-2550 for an appointment. There will be no school for students on those days.

Online Enrollment Ongoing

All new students at Lincoln go through a screening process, which can be scheduled by calling the Lincoln office, 432-2550.

K-1 Roundup Meetings April 22

Parents of incoming five-year-olds and first graders who are new to CES are invited to learn about kindergarten and Chanute Elementary School at a Virtual Meeting using Zoom on April 22. Kindergarten information from 5:30 - 6 PM, First Grade information at 6 PM.


Wear Blue on Tuesday, April 6

to show support for

Autism Awareness Month

autism awareness flyer


summer jump start program flyer


kindergarten round up on march 11


preschool screening dates


Call First!

if someone differentchildren in car

is picking up

your preschooler!

Please notify the Lincoln office 620-432-2550 before 10:30 a.m. (morning session) or 2:30 p.m. (afternoon session) if your student's transportation for that day is going to change.  We will verify that any person picking up your student is on your approved list before allowing the child to leave with that person.

If you have any questions, please call the Lincoln office at 620-432-2550.





COVID rates for fall semester


USDA approves FREE breakfasts and lunches for ALL students!

usda free meals for all students updated

Persons with questions can contact Child Nutrition Director Terri Markham:

Online Enrollment

for students accepted at Lincoln Early Learning Center can be completed using the Enroll Online Tab on the district website

The Lincoln office will be open for questions about online enrollment during regular business hours on days when school is in session. Parents will need to provide:

  • Current Physical for their child
  • Immunization Record
  • Birth Certificate

Parents with questions can call the school office at 432-2550.

LELC Campus Calendar



Ms. Karla Nothern


Office Hours


8 AM – 4 PM weekdays

SecretaryTerri Waggoner

School Hours

8:15 – 11:00 AM morning session

12:30 – 3:15 PM afternoon session

Transportation Changes

Please call the Lincoln office, 432-2550, before 10:30am (for morning session) or 2:30pm (for afternoon session) if your preschooler’s transportation is going to change. The  person picking up your student must be on the approved list before being allowed to leave with that person. 


Contact Information

Lincoln Early Learning Center
1000 W Main St
Chanute, Kansas 66720
Phone: 620.432.2550
Fax: 620.432.2552

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