Lincoln Elementary School (Closed 2017)

1566 South Orleans
Memphis, TN 38106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Lincoln Elementary School served 295 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 57%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 51%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Lincoln Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students295 students
This chart display total students of Lincoln Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lincoln Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#1632 out of 1647 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lincoln Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
98%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 TN.
Diversity Score0.040.54
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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