615 W Kemper Pl
Chicago, IL 60614
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Lincoln Elementary School serves 942 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 942 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • 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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Attribute

School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 942 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
942 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 0.64, 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
#50 out of 3655 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
56%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
3%
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 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (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 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

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

73% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 80% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Lincoln Elementary School?

942 students attend Lincoln Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

56% of Lincoln Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, and 8% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Lincoln Elementary School offer ?

Lincoln Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 942 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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