Lincoln Charter School

559 W King Street

York, PA 17401

Tel: (717)699-1573
  • Lincoln Charter School serves 772 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Lincoln Charter School operates within the Lincoln Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 772 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 772 students
Lincoln Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Lincoln Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Lincoln Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Lincoln Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1 15:1
Lincoln Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Lincoln Charter School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
48%
10%
Lincoln Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
37%
15%
Lincoln Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
10%
68%
Lincoln Charter School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lincoln Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Lincoln Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lincoln Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.25
Lincoln Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
41%
Lincoln Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Lincoln Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

  • Lincoln Charter School District's student population of 772 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,494 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,839 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 772 1,497
Lincoln Charter School District Students Managed (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
Lincoln Charter School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Lincoln Charter School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,494 $13,911
Lincoln Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,839 $13,599
Lincoln Charter School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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