Top 5 Best Lincoln Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,477 students in Lincoln, IL. Lincoln has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Lincoln, IL are Central Elementary School, Northwest Elementary School and Washington-monroe Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lincoln, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Lincoln have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lincoln, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 7th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-3386
Grades: K-5
| 191 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Northwest Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
506 11th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-6819
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Washington-monroe Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1002 Pekin St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-4764
Grades: K-5
| 217 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln Junior High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
208 Broadway St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-3535
Grades: 6-8
| 365 students
Rank: #55.
Chester-east Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 1500th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-4136
Grades: PK-8
| 288 students
Rank: #66.
West Lincoln-broadwell Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2695 Woodlawn Rd
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-2630
Grades: PK-8
| 234 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln Community High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1000 Primm Rd
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-4131
Grades: 9-12
| 819 students
1311 Nicholson Rd
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-3386
Grades: PK-2
| 94 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lincoln, Illinois

Lincoln, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
710 5th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-6898
Grades: K-2
| 49 students
1098 1350th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 735-5411
Grades: 12
| n/a students
1000 Primm Rd
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-4131
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
1096 1350th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 735-5581
Grades: 12
| n/a students

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