Lincoln Middle School

  • Lincoln Middle School serves 522 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is equal to the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lincoln Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 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%.

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School Overview

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

  • Lincoln Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.53, 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 School Rank (16-17)#266 out of 526 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
2%
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Black
16%
4%
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White
66%
89%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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

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