Lincoln High School

Tel: (614)478-5500
  • Lincoln High School serves 2,292 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Lincoln High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • Lincoln High School operates within the Gahanna-jefferson City School District.
  • Gahanna-jefferson City School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the Ohio state average of 82%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln High School's student population of 2292 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 134 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,292 students
Lincoln High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Lincoln High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers134 teachers
Lincoln High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLincoln High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lincoln High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Lincoln High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
3%
2%
Lincoln High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Lincoln High School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
22%
16%
Lincoln High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
64%
71%
Lincoln High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Lincoln High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLincoln High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.47
Lincoln High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
94%
82%
Lincoln High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
Lincoln High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
Lincoln High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lincoln High School is Gahanna-jefferson City School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Gahanna-jefferson City School District's student population of 7,407 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 92% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,978 in this district is less than the state average of $12,304. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,661 is higher than the state average of $11,580. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameGahanna-jefferson City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    11
    2
    Number of Students Managed7,407866
    Gahanna-jefferson City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    72%
    61%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate
    94%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$84 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$89 MM$10 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,978$12,304
    District Spending / Student$12,661$11,580
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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