Lincoln High School (Stockton, California)

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Lincoln High School
Seal of Lincoln High School(Trademark of LUSD)
6844 Alexandria Place
Stockton, California
Coordinates 38°00′40″N 121°20′15″W / 38.01121°N 121.33746°W / 38.01121; -121.33746Coordinates: 38°00′40″N 121°20′15″W / 38.01121°N 121.33746°W / 38.01121; -121.33746
Motto "Amity and Peace from Knowledge"
Established 1954
School district Lincoln Unified School District
Principal Terry Asplund
Staff 130
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2894
Campus Urban
Mascot "Trojans"
Newspaper The Lincolnian
Yearbook The Log

Lincoln High School, founded in 1954, is the Lincoln Unified School District's only comprehensive high school. The school serves thousands of students from ethnically and socio-economically diverse populations.


Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • In 2008, Lincoln High completed construction of a one-story gym.


Each student is required to take some basics courses including but not limited to the following:

  • 4 years of English
  • 2 years of Mathematics
  • 2 years of Physical Education
  • 2 years of Science (one life science course and one physical science course)
  • 4 years of Social Science (including World Geography/Health, World History, US History, and American Government/Economics)
  • 1 year of Career/Technical Education, Visual/Performing Art, or World Language

and 8 additional elective courses.

Most academic courses are college prep, honors, or Advanced Placement (AP). AP courses offered include: English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Human Geography, World History, US History, United States Government & Politics, Spanish Language & Culture Studio Art, Music Theory, and Computer Science A.

UC/CSU-approved Honors Courses include: Introduction to Analysis, Spanish 3, Chemistry, Physics, and Wind Ensemble.


The school has over 50 organizations, teams and clubs. These clubs have focuses on academics, culture, recreational, and student interest.

Visual and Performing Arts[edit]

Lincoln High School has a Visual & Performing Arts Department. Students with interests in the arts are offered courses in music (band, choir, orchestra, piano, guitar, electronic music and music theory), drama (acting, stagecraft,production, and oral interpretation) and visual arts (traditional and computer art, photography and ceramics).

Student Publications[edit]

The student body newspaper, The Lincolnian, is both printed and published online monthly by the Newspaper Production class.

Notable alumni[edit]

Roderick Townsend, 2010 Professional Track And Field Athlete 2015 United States National Team, 3 Time USA Champion