Lincoln Elementary School

  • Lincoln Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower 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 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 397 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 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 0.42, 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#2033 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
74%
26%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
7%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
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 Score0.420.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCook County SD 130 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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