Lincoln Elementary School

565 S Fairfield Ave
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lincoln Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lincoln Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#408 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
85%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElmhurst 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Elementary School is York Community High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bryan Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elmhurst Jefferson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
    0.2 miles
    360 E Crescent Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-6261
    0.2 K-5 388
  • Elmhurst Emerson Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
    0.5 miles
    400 N West Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-5562
    0.5 K-5 443
  • Elmhurst York Community High School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,805 students
    0.5 miles
    355 W St Charles Rd
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 617-2400
    0.5 9-12 2,805
  • Elmhurst Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 299 students
    0.7 miles
    130 W Madison St
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 617-2385
    0.7 PK 299
  • Elmhurst Jackson Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
    0.9 miles
    925 S Swain Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 834-4544
    0.9 K-5 434

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