445 Ashley Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Abraham Lincoln serves 717 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Abraham Lincoln placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Abraham Lincoln ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Abraham Lincoln's student population of 717 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Abraham Lincoln is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Abraham Lincoln is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1276 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
33%
20%
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Black
11%
9%
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White
50%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 717 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 20%)

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