Lincoln Junior High School

  • Lincoln Junior High School serves 687 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Junior High School's student population of 687 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students687 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Junior High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6798 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
43%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School District NameTaft City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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