Our Mission

Our mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a global society.

We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community. Our goal and responsibility is to help each student develop an enthusiasm for learning, a respect for self and others, and the skills to become a creative independent thinker and problem solver.

Latest News

Welcome Back Students & Parents
08/21/2015
Welcome to the beginning of a fabulous new school year! My name is Mrs. Laura Irwin, and I will be serving as the new principal of Chester-East Lincoln CCSD #61. I am proud to say that I have been a teacher and administrator in Lincoln for twelve exciting years, and I am thrilled to continue to work in the community in this new role.
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Breakfast is coming to CEL
07/22/2015
Chester-East will be serving breakfast this year! The fees will be $1.60 for students and $1.80 for adults.
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Pop Tabs
05/26/2015
CEL students brought in 65,935 pop tabs this school year! This brings our new grand total since we started collecting 11 years ago to 3,235,519! Please keep collecting pop tops over the summer and bring them back to Mrs. Splain in August. Thank you so much for helping the Ronald McDonald House Charity and for helping our Earth by recycling.
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