410 157th St
Calumet City, IL 60409
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Elementary School serves 822 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois 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 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 822 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 822 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
822 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.53, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2571 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
54%
17%
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White
1%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Lincoln Elementary School?

822 students attend Lincoln Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

54% of Lincoln Elementary School students are Black, 43% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are White.

What grades does Lincoln Elementary School offer ?

Lincoln Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Winter Break - School Closed
December 22, 2022 (Thursday)
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday - School Closed
January 16, 2023 (Monday)
Casimir Pulaski-School Closed
March 06, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 07, 2023 (Friday)
Memorial Day - School Closed
May 29, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 822 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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