Lincoln Elementary School

14740 Meadow Ln
Plainfield, IL 60544
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lincoln Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 532 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.62, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#947 out of 3663 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
58%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lincoln Elementary School's ranking?
Lincoln Elementary School is ranked #947 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Lincoln Elementary School often compared to?
Lincoln Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Walkers Grove Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Lincoln Elementary School?
532 students attend Lincoln Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Lincoln Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lincoln Elementary School?
Lincoln Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Lincoln Elementary School offer ?
Lincoln Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Lincoln Elementary School part of?
Lincoln Elementary School is part of Plainfield SD 202 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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