Lincoln Elementary School

221 Cross Street
Harrison, NJ 07029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Elementary School serves 669 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey 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 30-34% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 669 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students669 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#1601 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
70%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
15%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Elementary School is Harrison High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Newark Public School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrison East Newark Public School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 33 students
    0.2 miles
    501 11 North Third Street
    Harrison, NJ 07029
    (973) 481-6800
    0.2 PK-8 33
  • Harrison Hamilton Intermediate School Math: 36% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 294 students
    0.2 miles
    223 Hamilton Street
    Harrison, NJ 07029
    (973) 735-5550
    0.2 4-5 294
  • Harrison Harrison High School Math: 11% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 712 students
    0.2 miles
    401 Kingsland Avenue
    Harrison, NJ 07029
    (973) 482-5050
    0.2 9-12 712
  • Harrison Washington Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 456 students
    0.2 miles
    One North Fifth Street
    Harrison, NJ 07029
    (973) 483-2285
    0.2 6-8 456
  • Kearny Washington Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 559 students
    0.5 miles
    80 Belgrove Dr
    Kearny, NJ 07032
    (201) 955-5100
    0.5 PK-6 559

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