700 N Buchanan St
Monticello, IL 61856
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lincoln Elementary School serves 281 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 281 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
281 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.12, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
94%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This 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 Score
0.12
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
47%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50% in IL)

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