Lincoln Way Elementary School

905 Pittsburg Ave

Wooster, OH 44691-4296

Tel: (330)262-9646
Grades: KG-6

277 students

Lincoln Way Elementary School serves 277 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Lincoln Way Elementary School operates within the Wooster City School District.

Overview

The student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 277 students
Lincoln Way Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lincoln Way Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lincoln Way Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Lincoln Way Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
4%
17%
White
85%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln Way Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lincoln Way 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.
0.27 0.22
Lincoln Way Elementary 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.
77%
37%
Lincoln Way Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
6%
Lincoln Way Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,974 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wooster City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,974 1,089
Wooster City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $12 MM
Wooster City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $43 MM $11 MM
Wooster City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,236 $10,997
Wooster City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,990 $10,473
Wooster City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wooster High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edgewood Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wooster Littlest Generals Preschool (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WoosterWooster Littlest Generals Preschool
    716 Beall Ave
    WoosterOH 44691
    (330)264-0869
    0.7 mi | 72 students | Gr. PK                      
  • WoosterCornerstone Elementary School
    101 West Bowman St
    WoosterOH 44691
    (330)262-9666
    0.9 mi | 317 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WoosterHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Parkview Elementary School
    773 Parkview Dr
    WoosterOH 44691
    (330)262-3821
    1.5 mi | 321 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WoosterWooster Township Elementary School
    1071 Dover Rd
    WoosterOH 44691
    (330)264-6252
    1.6 mi | 402 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WoosterEdgewood Middle School
    2695 Graustark Path
    WoosterOH 44691
    (330)345-6475
    2.4 mi | 583 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Wooster, OH 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 0.13, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Wooster is Boys Village. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.