Lincoln Charter School

559 West King St

York, PA 17401-3706

Tel: (717)699-1573
Grades: KG-5

730 students

Lincoln Charter School serves 730 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lincoln Charter School operates within the Lincoln Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 730 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Students by Grade Lincoln Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Lincoln Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
41%
8%
Black
40%
16%
White
11%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln Charter School Sch Ethnicity Lincoln Charter 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.
0.66 0.23
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.
92%
34%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lincoln Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 730 1,682
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
Lincoln Charter  School District Total Revenue (2001-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
Lincoln Charter  School District Spending (2002-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,971 $12,476
Lincoln Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2001-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,985 $11,944
Lincoln Charter  School District Spending / Student (2002-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YorkNew Hope Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    459 West King St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)845-4046
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 699 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • YorkFerguson School
    525 North Newberry St
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1344
    0.7 mi | 580 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • YorkMckinley School
    600 Manor St
    YorkPA 17403
    (717)849-1312
    0.7 mi | 339 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • YorkWilliam Penn Senior High School
    101 West College Ave
    YorkPA 17403
    (717)849-1218
    0.7 mi | 993 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • YorkEdgar Fahs Smith Middle School
    701 Texas Ave
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1240
    0.8 mi | 642 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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Did You Know?
York, PA 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 0.01, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in York is York Academy Regional Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.