Lincolnton High School

803 North Aspen St,

Lincolnton, NC, 28092-2142

Tel: (704)735-3089
Grades: 9-12

895 students

Lincolnton High School serves 895 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Lincolnton High School operates within the Lincoln County s School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 895 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 895 students
Lincolnton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Lincolnton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lincolnton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Lincolnton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Lincolnton High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
22%
13%
Lincolnton High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
14%
27%
Lincolnton High School Black (1988-2012)
White
58%
52%
Lincolnton High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.60 0.64
Lincolnton 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.
49%
45%
Lincolnton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Lincolnton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,979 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Lincoln County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
4
Number of Students Managed 11,979 1,593
Lincoln County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 85% 74%
Lincoln County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $19 MM
Lincoln County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $18 MM
Lincoln County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,287 $11,105
Lincoln County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,950 $10,880
Lincoln County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln Co School Of Technology (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fd Jack Kiser Interm Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Battleground Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lincolnton Fd Jack Kiser Interm Middle School
    301 Jeb Seagle Dr
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)736-1626
    0.3  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Lincolnton Battleground Elementary School
    201 Jeb Seagle Dr
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)735-3146
    0.4  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Lincolnton Lincoln Co School Of Technology
    1 Timken Dr
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)732-4084
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  Inquire with school
  • Lincolnton G E Massey Elementary School
    130 Newbold St
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)735-2322
    1.1  mi  |  268  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Lincolnton S Ray Lowder Elementary School
    350 Kennedy Dr
    Lincolnton , NC , 28092
    (704)735-2741
    1.3  mi  |  267  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Did You Know?
Lincolnton, NC 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 0.51, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Lincolnton is G E Massey Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.