Lincoln Middle School

522 Stevens Av
Portland, ME 04103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lincoln Middle School serves 522 students in grades 6-8.
Lincoln Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lincoln Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

Lincoln Middle School's student population of 522 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#168 out of 524 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
2%
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Black
15%
4%
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White
66%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Middle School is Deering High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is King Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Longfellow School-portland (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland Longfellow School-portland Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    0.2 miles
    432 Stevens Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8195
    0.2 K-5 346
  • Portland Deering High School Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 924 students
    0.3 miles
    370 Stevens Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8260
    0.3 9-12 924
  • Portland Ocean Avenue Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
    0.6 miles
    150 Ocean Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8180
    0.6 K-5 381
  • Portland Fred P Hall School Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    1.1 miles
    23 Orono Rd
    Portland, ME 04102
    (207) 874-8205
    1.1 PK-5 403
  • Portland Casco Bay High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 386 students
    1.3 miles
    196 Allen Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207) 874-8160
    1.3 9-12 386

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