Lincoln Heights Elementary School

  • Lincoln Heights Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lincoln Heights Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lincoln Heights Elementary School's student population of 528 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students528 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lincoln Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Heights Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Heights Elementary School is 0.55, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank#948 out of 1684 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
35%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.550.55
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamblen County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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