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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools in Lincoln, IL, serving 2,477 students. Lincoln has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Lincoln, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Lincoln have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Lincoln, IL are Central Elementary School, Washington-monroe Elementary School and West Lincoln-broadwell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Lincoln, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 7th St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-3386

    Grades: K-5 | 191 students
  • Washington-monroe Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1002 Pekin St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-4764

    Grades: K-5 | 217 students
  • West Lincoln-broadwell Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2695 Woodlawn Rd
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-2630

    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
  • Lincoln Junior High School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    208 Broadway St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-3535

    Grades: 6-8 | 365 students
  • Chester-east Lincoln Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1300 1500th St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-4136

    Grades: PK-8 | 288 students
  • Northwest Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    506 11th St
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-6819

    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
  • Lincoln Community High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1000 Primm Rd
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-4131

    Grades: 9-12 | 819 students
  • Adams Elementary School
    1311 Nicholson Rd
    Lincoln, IL 62656
    (217) 732-3386

    Grades: PK-2 | 94 students
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