Book Fair & Parent Teacher Conferences


Wwe will have an in-person book fair this fall!  There will be lots of exciting new children’s books and middle grade books and activity books available for purchase.

The book fair will be open during the following days/times:

  • Thursday, October 6     3:00-7:00 pm (Parent/Teacher Conference Night)
  • Friday, October 7          3:00-5:00 pm
  • Monday, October 10       3:00-5:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 11       3:00-5:00  pm
  • Wednesday, October 12  3:00-7:00 pm (Parent/Teacher Conference Night)

There will also be an online virtual book fair option for all families as well.

The proceeds of the book fair help provide funds for new books for the Zeman library.

We will get more information out to families soon, but wanted to give everyone a heads up to
save the date.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday October 6th and Wednesday October 13th.  If you do not have a time scheduled to meet with your child’s homeroom teacher, please contact your child’s teacher to set a time.  We look forward to meeting with you about your child’s adjustment to school and current progress.

Fall Break

Friday, October 14th, is an elementary plan day. There will be NO SCHOOL for elementary students on October 14th.

There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday and Tuesday, October 17-18th for fall break!

School will resume for 2nd quarter on Wednesday, October 19th.

Bubba’s Closet

Every year, Lincoln Public Schools Elementary Principals Network organizes and distributes winter clothing through the Bubba’s Closet event. 

Families who are in need of winter coats for their pre-school and elementary aged children are asked to fill out a form ( by Friday, Oct. 7. You will need to include your contact information, the child’s size, age and school. We cannot guarantee a new coat for every child, but we will do our best to fulfill as many requests as possible. Coats will be distributed to students through their school by mid-November.

Please contact Dr. Devney if you have any questions. 

Donating to Bubba’s Closet:

Those who are interested in donating to Bubba’s Closet this year are encouraged to give through the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools Fund a Need campaign Funds raised will be used to help fill the coat requests from families.

Donations of new coats (tags still on the garment) will also be accepted at each elementary school. Please call our office at 436-1169 ahead of time to arrange dropping off the donation.

Picture Day!

Picture day is Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in the morning.  You will received a picture order form in your Wednesday folders by 9/7/2022. Forms will be available for pickup in the school office.  You can order pictures on-line this year, as well! – Picture Day ID: EVTQCGRG8

If families have any questions or need help with ordering, feel free to call or email Dawn Pieke at 402-999-5442 or or Customer Service 1-800-736-4753.

Picture re-take day will be held on Tuesday, November 1st in the morning.

ParentVUE: Add student absence

A Report Absence button is available in ParentVUE.  Parents/Guardians can submit their student’s absence, up to 30 days in advance, from ParentVUE.

Absences should be entered in ParentVUE if the student will be absent for the entire day or first thing in the morning, arriving later in the day. Student’s picked up early from school should be called into the Zeman school office at 402-436-1169.

Music Program Dates


2022-2023 Music Program
Date Group
Thursday, October 27th 6:30 pm 3rd Grade Music Program
Tuesday, November 15th 6:30 pm 4th Grade Music Program
Thursday, December 8th 6:00 pm Band Concert 
Thursday, December 8th 7:00 pm  Strings Concert
Tuesday, March 7th 6:30 pm 2nd Grade Music Program
Tuesday, April 4th 6:30 pm 1st Grade Music Program
TBA Band Concert 
TBA Strings Concert
Thursday, May 11th 6:30 pm 5th Grade Musical
Tuesday, May 16th 6:30 pm Kindergarten Music Program