Parent & Student Resources

On this page you will find a number of resources to help you navigate the school system as well as important forms, enrollment information, and student programs. Click on a thumbnail below for more information.

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Alert Now
RCS Alert Message System
Inclement Weather
Inclement weather & school closure info
Parent Resouce Centers
Gain access to even more materials to help kids get ready for school
Parent Forms
Download popular parent forms
Afterschool Child Care
Information and contact info
Ten Point Grading Scale
More information about the scale
Lunch Menus & Nutrition
Lunch menu, costs and child nutrition policy
Be There
More information about the program
Student Handbook
Link to student handbook
Volunteer Info
Process and links
Guidance Department
Contact & Bullying Info
Lincoln PTA
Get Involved in PTA
Positive Behavior Resources
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Section Details


School Age Child Care (SACC)

School Age Child Care opens at 6:00 a.m. and is open until school starts (7:30 a.m.).  Afternoons we open from 2:30 – 6:00 p.m. We are opened on teacher workdays if we have at least ten students to signup to stay.  We are closed on all holidays.

Sue Strader - Program Coordinator


You may contact childcare from 6:00 a.m. till 6 p.m. at 939-2483



Read to Achieve

Read To Achieve is a part of the Excellent Schools Act passed into NC law in July 2012 and applies to all schools beginning 2013-2014 school year. Read To Achieve focuses on preparing students to be proficient readers by the end of 3rd grade. Click the link below to learn more about Read to Achieve as well as other elementary resources. 

Alert Now

Rockingham County Schools utilizes the Alert Now: Connect 5 Phone Notification Service.


​Your child’s school will be utilizing the Alert Now: Connect 5 service for: 

  • Back to School                       

  • Parent Conferences

  • Special Events

  • End of Grade Testing Dates    

  • Sports Cancellations               

  • Report Card Distribution                                                                                 

  • Make Up School Day Reminder

  • PTO/PTA/PTSO/Booster Clubs

  • Emergency Messages

  • Attendance / Absence Notification

The district will be utilizing the Alert Now:Connect 5 service for:

  • Weather Related Information                                 

  • Emergency Messages  

  • Other Important Information                                                                                                                            


To update your primary and emergency contact information, please call your child’s school.


To receive a replay of school and district messages sent to your phone, call 1-855-4-REPLAY or 1-855-473-7529.


Anyone who accidentally opted out of their RCS/school automated phone calls can easily opt back in. Call 855-502-7867 and select option 2. The call MUST be made from the opt-in phone number, which means schools cannot add a phone number for families.  We don't want you to miss any important messages!



Be There

Be There is a multimedia campaign designed to inspire families to become more involved in their children's education.


The Idea Behind the Be There Campaign –

Constant inspirational reminders to Be There for children that will change behaviors and make connecting with children the new norm throughout our nation.



•  To improve student achievement through increased family involvement.

•  To align parent activities with state/district goals.

•  To support educators by making it easier for parents to become effective partners.

•  To show families that simple, easy connections with children make a huge difference.


For more information about BE THERE, visit their website at


Guidance Department

Counselor-Amanda Vernon

To report Bullying at Lincoln click here


Lincoln PTA

PTA Officers

President Daniel Rakes

Vice President Kristi Rakes 

Secretary Kelly Westmoreland

Treasurer Sherry Rich

The PTA at Lincoln School is made up of teachers and parents that try to help promote community involvement and provide help for our students.  We have conducted several fundraisers to help supplement our school with classroom supplies, equipment, and other educational items. The PTA is dedicated to helping our school by providing funds and support for the staff and students at Lincoln School.



PBIS = Positive Behavioral Intervention Support

PBIS Newsletter for Parents

PBIS Background

PBIS Voice Levels (Video)


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Lincoln Elementary School

2660 Oregon Hill Rd.

Ruffin, NC 27326

Phone: (336) 348-2929

Rockingham County Schools

511 Harrington Highway

Eden, North Carolina 27288

Phone:  (336) 627-2600  Fax:  (336) 627-2660

Superintendent's E-mail: 

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