Lincoln Elementary School

Tel: (201)438-5683
Grades: KG-8

268 students

Lincoln Elementary School serves 268 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Lincoln Elementary School operates within the Lyndhurst Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 268 students
Lincoln Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade Lincoln Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 12:1
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
34%
23%
Black
6%
17%
White
52%
51%
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.
0.61 0.41
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.
25%
29%
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.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lyndhurst Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 2,368 983
District Total Revenue $36 MM $20 MM
Lyndhurst Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $19 MM
Lyndhurst Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,705 $20,414
Lyndhurst Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,171 $19,395
Lyndhurst Township School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Pierrepont Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LyndhurstColumbus Elementary School
    640 Lake Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2075
    0.4 mi | 148 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • 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
    Fern And Weart Aves
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2100
    0.5 mi | 691 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LyndhurstFranklin Elementary School
    360 Stuyvesant Ave
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2077
    0.5 mi | 251 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • LyndhurstJefferson Elementary School
    336 Lake St
    LyndhurstNJ 07071
    (201)896-2065
    0.6 mi | 270 students | Gr. KG-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Bergen County, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Bergen County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.