Lincoln East High School

1000 S 70th St
Lincoln, NE 68510
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lincoln East High School serves 2,042 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lincoln East High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lincoln East High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Lincoln East High School's student population of 2,042 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 127 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,042 students
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Total Classroom Teachers127 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln East High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln East High School is 0.32, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#130 out of 913 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.52
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Graduation Rate
93%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln East High School is Lincoln High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nuernberger Education Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pyrtle Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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