Lincoln High School

Lincoln High School serves 1,148 students in grades 9-12.
Lincoln High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lincoln High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Lincoln High School's student population of 1,148 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#618 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
66%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
12%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.520.71
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Graduation Rate
84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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 and elementary school is Yonkers Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Yonkers High School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,216 student
    0.7 miles
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8191
    0.7 9-12 1,216
  • Yonkers Yonkers Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 604 students
    0.7 miles
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8191
    0.7 6-8 604
  • Yonkers School 17 Magnet School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 449 students
    0.9 miles
    745 Midland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8345
    0.9 PK-6 449
  • Yonkers School 21 Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 460 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Lee Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8435
    0.9 PK-6 460
  • Yonkers School 13 Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 641 students
    1.0 miles
    195 Mclean Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8335
    1 PK-8 641

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