Lincoln Jr High School

7839 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lincoln Jr High School serves 578 students in grades 6-8.
Lincoln Jr High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 578 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lincoln Jr High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lincoln Jr High School's student population of 578 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Jr High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Jr High School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1331 out of 3663 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
32%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
31%
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lincoln Jr High School's ranking?
Lincoln Jr High School is ranked #1331 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Lincoln Jr High School often compared to?
Lincoln Jr High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kershaw Elementary School, Fairview South Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Lincoln Jr High School?
578 students attend Lincoln Jr High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
32% of Lincoln Jr High School students are Asian, 31% of students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lincoln Jr High School?
Lincoln Jr High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Lincoln Jr High School offer ?
Lincoln Jr High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Lincoln Jr High School part of?
Lincoln Jr High School is part of Skokie SD 69 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 578 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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