Lincoln Middle School # 4

291 Lafayette Ave

Passaic, NJ 07055-3799

Grades: 7-8

1,777 students

Lincoln Middle School # 4 serves 1,777 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Lincoln Middle School # 4 operates within the Passaic City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1777 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 160 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,777 students
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 160 teachers
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lincoln Middle School # 4 Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less 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 11:1 12:1
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
9%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
90%
24%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
7%
17%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Black Students (1988-2013)
White
1%
49%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln Middle School # 4 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.19 0.42
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
74%
31%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Lincoln Middle School # 4 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,602 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $29,671 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 44% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,335 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Passaic City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
2
Number of Students Managed 13,602 922
Passaic City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $375 MM $20 MM
Passaic City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $269 MM $19 MM
Passaic City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $29,671 $20,414
Passaic City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,335 $19,395
Passaic City School District 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 Passaic High School # 12 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vincent Capuana School # 15 (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PassaicPassaic High School # 12
    170 Paulison Ave
    PassaicNJ 07055
    (973)470-5600
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2723 students                      
  • PassaicVincent Capuana School # 15
    374 Broadway
    PassaicNJ 07055
    (973)815-8563
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG | 252 students                      
  • PassaicWilliam B. Cruise Memorial School # 11
    390 Gregory Ave
    PassaicNJ 07055
    (973)470-5511
    0.4 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 1370 students                      
  • PassaicThomas Jefferson School # 1
    390 Van Houten Ave
    PassaicNJ 07055
    (973)470-5501
    0.4 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 767 students                      
  • PassaicSchool # 16
    657 Main Av.
    PassaicNJ 07055
    (973)591-1647
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 507 students                      

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