Lincoln-way East High School

Lincoln-way East High School serves 2,247 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Lincoln-way East High School operates within the Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,247 students
Lincoln-way East High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Lincoln-way East High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lincoln-way East High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Lincoln-way East High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Lincoln-way East High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Lincoln-way East High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
19%
Lincoln-way East High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
50%
Lincoln-way East High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln-way East High School Sch Ethnicity Lincoln-way East High 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.
0.24 0.66
Lincoln-way East High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
3%
23%
Lincoln-way East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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%
26%
Lincoln-way East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,252 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 7,252 797
Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $10 MM
District Spending $181 MM $10 MM
Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District Spending (1990-2008)
District Revenue / Student $38,897 $10,546
Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2008)
District Spending / Student $67,299 $10,416
Lincoln Way Chsd 210 School District Spending / Student (1990-2008)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln-way North High School (3.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mokena Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Grove Educational Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Frankfort Lincoln-way Transition House
    Special Education School
    310 Colorado Ave
    Frankfort , IL , 60423
    (815)806-4660
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Frankfort Pioneer Grove Educational Center
    Special Education School
    601 Willow St
    Frankfort , IL , 60423
    (815)806-4685
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  53  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Mokena Mokena Junior High School
    19815 Kirkstone Way
    Mokena , IL , 60448
    (708)342-4870
    1.4  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Frankfort Grand Prairie Elementary School
    10480 Nebraska St
    Frankfort , IL , 60423
    (815)469-3366
    1.4  mi  |  742  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Mokena Arbury Hills Elementary School
    19651 Beechnut Dr
    Mokena , IL , 60448
    (708)479-2106
    1.5  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  1-4

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