Abraham Lincoln Elementary School

  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Abraham Lincoln Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abraham Lincoln Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#801 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
60%
49%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.600.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOak Park ESD 97 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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