Lincoln College Prep.

  • Lincoln College Prep. serves 1,043 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lincoln College Prep. placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Lincoln College Prep. places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Lincoln College Prep.'s student population of 1,043 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007, 2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,043 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln College Prep. is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln College Prep. is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#162 out of 1792 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
35%
6%
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Black
38%
16%
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White
16%
71%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.47
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKansas City 33 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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  • Kansas City Wendell Phillips Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 318 students
    0.3 miles
    2400 Prospect
    Kansas City, MO 64127
    (816)418-3755
    0.3 PK-6 318
  • Kansas City Kipp Endeavor Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 548 students
    0.6 miles
    2700 E 18th St Ste 155b
    Kansas City, MO 64127
    (816)241-3994
    0.6 K-8 548
  • Kansas City Success Academy
    Grades: K-12
    0.6 miles
    1601 Forest Avenue
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816)418-5300
    0.6 K-12 n/a
  • Kansas City Manual Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    0.7 miles
    1215 Truman Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64106
    (816)418-5205
    0.7 11-12 n/a
  • Kansas City B W Sheperd School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    0.8 miles
    2727 Tracy Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64109
    (816)889-3502
    0.8 K-12 n/a

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