Lincoln High School served 156 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-59% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-59% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-59%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-59%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lincoln High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lincoln High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lincoln High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
75%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln High School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lincoln High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 IA.
Diversity Score
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln High School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
30-39%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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