Lion Tales

Big Bone 2017: Teacher Skit

Big Bone 2017: Teacher Skit

Andrew Yslava, Siena Da Costa Pinto, and Isaiah Velasquez

November 22, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase, Video

On November 22, 2017, teachers at Abraham Lincoln High School in San Jose, CA performed a skit in front of the school body. The Big Bone Game, in its 75th year, is a Thanksgiving tradition between the two San Jose high schools: San Jose High School and Lincoln High School. ...

How Old is the Big Bone Rivalry?

How Old is the Big Bone Rivalry?

Hazel Stange, Editor-In-Chief

November 21, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Showcase, Sports

On Thursday, November 17 Barbara and Tim Peddy, historians for the San Jose High School Heritage Room, paid a visit to Lincoln High School. The pair came in the hopes of finally verifying the date that Big Bone, America's longest continuously played Thanksgiving high school football game west of the Mississipp...

Local Drag Show Has Queens Slay The Stage

Local Drag Show Has Queens Slay The Stage

Katarina Bellmonte, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lincoln News, Showcase

On October 20th, the LGBTQ Youth Community Center on South 1st St, held an amazing, vibrant drag show at 7:30 pm and had it's colorful and sweet ending at 10:00 pm. This was not the first drag show this center has done, but it definitely was one of the most outstanding! These sassy drag queen...

New Teacher Profile: Ms. Katherine Batti

New Teacher Profile: Ms. Katherine Batti

Isabelle Santiago, Reporter

October 19, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase

Abraham Lincoln High School is proud to welcome a new math teacher, Ms. Katherine Batti. Growing up, Ms. Batti wanted to be a veterinarian, but by her senior year she had figured out she wanted to be a teacher. She graduated with her teaching credentials (one in elementary and another for high school ...

Meet Mrs. Deep Kaur, New Math Teacher.

Meet Mrs. Deep Kaur,  New Math Teacher.

Siena da Costa Pinto and Kianna Benitez

October 16, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Showcase

Amar Deep Kaur is a first year math teacher here at Lincoln High School. She has always dreamed of being a teacher due to the influence of her family; her mom taught English and History in India, her uncles were teachers as well. Mrs. Deep Kaur explains, “When I was little I used to call people from my ...

Meet Mr. Charles Langley, New APD

Meet Mr. Charles Langley, New APD

Isaiah Velasquez, Reporter/Photographer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News

"Seems like a nice guy,"Joe Garza III said, "even if I haven't even met the guy." Mr. Charles Langley, the new Assistant Principal of discipline (APD) and the 9th Grade advisor, is the mystery man everyone is talking about. With five years of administrative experience and six years of teaching ...

The Attack on DACA – An Attack on Students

The Attack on DACA – An Attack on Students

Hazel Stange, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 19, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Op/Ed, Showcase

DACA or the Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals is a policy that allows undocumented citizens to pursue a higher education with protection from deportation and access to a social security code and a work permit. This policy was implemented by the Obama Administration after a long lawsuit against states w...

New Teacher Profile: Meet Ms. Gordon

New Teacher Profile: Meet Ms. Gordon

Andrew Yslava, Reporter

September 18, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase

Another school year has ended, which means new teachers come in to replace teachers who have retired, left, or gone to pursue another career. Room 71, formerly holding AP Biology, now holds a new biology teacher, Ms. Sierra Gordon. An alumnus of UC Santa Barbara, Ms. Gordon comes to the Bay Area in search...

Silicon Valley Pride Weekend 2017

Silicon Valley Pride Weekend 2017

Hazel Stange, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 5, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Showcase

The 2017 Silicon Valley Pride Parade took place Saturday August 26 through Sunday August 27 in Plaza De Cesar Chavez Park in San Jose. The two day series was essentially gay Coachella, or “gaychella” with thousands of members of the LGBTQ + community pouring in from the most diverse citi...

Did You Find Your Sole Mate at the Tennies and Tees Dance?

Did You Find Your Sole Mate at the Tennies and Tees Dance?
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Hazel Stange, Co-Editor-In-Chief

August 28, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase

  On Friday the 18th of August Lincoln welcomed back returning Lions and celebrated the opportunity of new beginnings with the newly arrived freshman. All students, however, were united by the theme of the dance  “Tee’s and Tennies” showing up in their favorite (or sometimes absurd...

Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year Lions!

Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year Lions!

Hazel Stange, Co-Editor-in-Chief

August 21, 2017


Filed under Lincoln News, Showcase

Welcome back Lincoln Lions! Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year, we’re so glad to have you here. I sat down with our principal Matthew Hewitson in his office yesterday morning to go over events that took place over the summer. As always Mr. Hewitson greeted me with a smile and a warm hello as I s...

The Last Translator

The Last Translator

Sam Horovitz, Translator

June 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Lincoln News, Showcase

With a good school year of 2017 coming to an end, there is only one student left in the room of translators for the Lion Tales Online Newspaper. This student happened to be the only non senior so he sits quietly waiting for his time to leave for the summer. It was a great year for the Lion Tales news...

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