Lincoln High School

  • Lincoln High School serves 1,162 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lincoln High School's student population of 1,162 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#476 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
67%
26%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
11%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.510.39
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Graduation Rate
80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Lincoln High School is Yonkers High School (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is School 13 (1.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is School 17 (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Yonkers High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1198 students
    0.7 miles
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8191
    0.7 9-12 1198
  • Yonkers School 17
    Grades: PK-6 | 545 students
    0.9 miles
    745 Midland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914)376-8345
    0.9 PK-6 545
  • Yonkers School 21
    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Lee Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8435
    0.9 PK-6 457
  • Yonkers School 13
    Grades: PK-8 | 636 students
    1.0 miles
    195 Mclean Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8335
    1.0 PK-8 636
  • Yonkers School 23
    Grades: PK-8 | 608 students
    1.0 miles
    56 Van Crtlnd Prk Av
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8445
    1.0 PK-8 608

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