Lincoln Elementary - 05

  • Lincoln Elementary - 05 serves 382 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Lincoln Elementary - 05 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Lincoln Elementary - 05's student population of 382 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Elementary - 05's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary - 05 is 0.15, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#14 out of 617 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
92%
71%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWatertown 14-4 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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