309 West Lake St
Alpena, MI 49707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Community School serves 173 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lincoln Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lincoln Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Lincoln Community School's student population of 173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
173 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Community School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2696 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 173 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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