Lincoln School

Grades: 4-8

237 students

Lincoln School serves 237 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Lincoln School operates within the Lyndhurst School District.

Overview

The student population of 237 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 237 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
36%
24%
Black
3%
17%
White
58%
49%
Hawaiian
1%
58%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
31%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lyndhurst School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 2,290 922
District Total Revenue $36 MM $20 MM
District Spending $34 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,705 $20,414
District Spending / Student $15,171 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lyndhurst High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LyndhurstColumbus School
    640 Lake Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2075
    0.4 mi | 209 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • LyndhurstLyndhurst Annex Elementary School
    Special Education School
    624 Page Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)531-1420
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 43 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • LyndhurstLyndhurst High School
    400 Weart Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2100
    0.5 mi | 675 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LyndhurstFranklin School
    360 Stuyvesant Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2077
    0.5 mi | 301 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • LyndhurstJefferson School
    336 Lake Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2065
    0.6 mi | 258 students | Gr. 4-8                      

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