Lincoln Elementary School

  • Lincoln Elementary School serves 247 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 247 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#554 out of 2239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
18%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
73%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.430.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaldwell-West Caldwell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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