GALLERY: Get a sneak peak inside Montgomery ISD's Lincoln Elementary School

Lincoln Elementary School will open to Montgomery ISD students on Aug. 21.

Lincoln Elementary School will open to Montgomery ISD students on Aug. 21.

Lincoln Elementary School will open for the 2018-19 school year Aug. 21 for pre-kindergarten through fifth graders. This Montgomery ISD school has a recommended capacity of 525 students, and the district anticipates an enrollment of approximately 460 students for the 2018-19 year.

The school is located in the former Montgomery Intermediate School, at 700 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, Montgomery. Lincoln Elementary underwent $5.87 million in renovations, including new flooring and paint, technology upgrades and new restrooms and fixtures.

Lincoln Elementary School was originally slated to open August 2017, but the debut was postponed when MISD had to pay $3.1 million in recapture payments to the state from the 2017-18 year budget.

Here’s a preview of the new school, as of Friday, Aug. 10. For more information on Lincoln Elementary School, click here.

By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.



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