Lincoln Elementary School

  • Lincoln Elementary School serves 402 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#38 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
38%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
72%
49%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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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 IL.
Diversity Score0.460.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiver Forest SD 90 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • River Forest Roosevelt School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 672 students
    0.4 miles
    7560 Oak Ave
    River Forest, IL 60305
    (708)366-9230
    0.4 5-8 672
  • Forest Park Grant-white Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 104 students
    0.6 miles
    147 Circle Ave
    Forest Park, IL 60130
    (708)366-5704
    0.6 3-5 104
  • Maywood Proviso East High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1623 students
    0.9 miles
    807 S 1st Ave
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708)344-7000
    0.9 9-12 1623
  • Maywood Emerson Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 441 students
    1.0 miles
    311 Washington Blvd
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708)450-2002
    1.0 PK-5 441
  • Forest Park Garfield Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 207 students
    1.0 miles
    543 Hannah Ave
    Forest Park, IL 60130
    (708)366-6945
    1.0 PK-2 207

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