Lincoln Junior High School

  • Lincoln Junior High School serves 300 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Lincoln Junior High School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Junior High School is 0.54, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3533 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
35%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
58%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Salle ESD 122 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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