14151 Lincoln Ave
Dolton, IL 60419
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Junior High School serves 181 students in grades 7-8.
Lincoln Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 181 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lincoln Junior High School's student population of 181 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Junior High School is 0.13, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3300 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
93%
17%
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White
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47%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
40%
27%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Lincoln Junior High School?

181 students attend Lincoln Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

93% of Lincoln Junior High School students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Lincoln Junior High School offer ?

Lincoln Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break - NO SCHOOL
April 17, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 01, 2023 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 181 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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