Lincoln Academy

1016 Lincoln Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Lincoln Academy serves 665 students in grades 4-8.
Lincoln Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lincoln Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Lincoln Academy's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Academy is 0.68, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#359 out of 2561 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
49%
25%
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White
22%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGuilford County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Academy is James B Dudley High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Swann Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bluford Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greensboro James B Dudley High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,425 student
    0.2 miles
    1200 Lincoln Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    (336) 370-8130
    0.2 9-12 1,425
  • Greensboro Bluford Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 276 students
    0.4 miles
    1901 Tuscaloosa Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    (336) 370-8120
    0.4 K-5 276
  • Greensboro Hampton Elementary Univ Partnership Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 327 students
    0.6 miles
    2301 Trade Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    (336) 370-8220
    0.6 PK-5 327
  • Greensboro Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
    0.7 miles
    1110 East Washington Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    (336) 370-8290
    0.7 PK-5 373
  • Greensboro Peeler Open Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    0.8 miles
    2200 Randall Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    (336) 370-8270
    0.8 K-5 290

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