Lincoln Elementary School (Closed 2011)

200 North 10th St,

Lamar, CO, 81052-2393

Grades: 5-6

205 students

Lincoln Elementary School (Closed 2011) served 205 students in grades 5-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 44%.
Lincoln Elementary School (Closed 2011) operated within the Lamar No. Re-2 School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 205 students
Lincoln Elementary School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Lincoln Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Lincoln Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Lincoln Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Lincoln Elementary School Asian (1991-2009)
Hispanic
55%
32%
Lincoln Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2011)
Black
n/a
5%
Lincoln Elementary School Black (1997-2009)
White
42%
56%
Lincoln Elementary School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lincoln Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.53 0.58
Lincoln Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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.
63%
34%
Lincoln Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2011)
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.
12%
7%
Lincoln Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Lamar No. Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,921 554
Lamar   No. Re-2 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $7 MM
Lamar   No. Re-2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $7 MM
Lamar   No. Re-2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,215 $11,613
Lamar   No. Re-2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,894 $12,022
Lamar   No. Re-2 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lamar High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lamar Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lamar Washington Elementary School
    510 South 9th St
    Lamar , CO , 81052
    (719)336-7764
    0.5  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Lamar Lamar Middle School
    104 West Park
    Lamar , CO , 81052
    (719)336-7436
    0.6  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lamar Parkview Elementary School
    1105 Parkview
    Lamar , CO , 81052
    (719)336-7413
    1  mi  |  334  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Lamar Lamar High School
    1900 South 11th St
    Lamar , CO , 81052
    (719)336-3488
    1.4  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lamar Melvin Hendrickson Development Center
    510 Savage Ave
    Lamar , CO , 81052
    (719)336-2022
    1.5  mi  |  119  students  |  Gr.  PK

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