Lincoln Elementary School

710 South Pennsylvania Street
Denver, CO 80209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Lincoln Elementary School serves 359 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lincoln Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lincoln Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Lincoln Elementary School's student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#160 out of 1768 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
34%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Elementary School is Denver School Of Innovation And Sustainable Design (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dsst: Byers Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mc Kinley-thatcher Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Mc Kinley-thatcher Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 172 students
    0.6 miles
    1230 South Grant Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (720) 424-5600
    0.6 PK-5 172
  • Denver Denver School Of Innovation And Sustainable Design Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-11 | 234 students
    0.7 miles
    150 South Pearl Street
    Denver, CO 80209
    (720) 424-2000
    0.7 9-11 234
  • Denver Dsst: Byers High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-10 | 272 students
    0.7 miles
    150 South Pearl Street
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 524-6350
    0.7 9-10 272
  • Denver Steele Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
    0.7 miles
    320 South Marion Parkway
    Denver, CO 80209
    (720) 424-3720
    0.7 K-5 486
  • Denver Dsst: Byers Middle School Charter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 474 students
    1.1 miles
    150 S. Pearl St.
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 524-6350
    1.1 6-8 474

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