Lincoln Middle School

400 Dunellen Avenue
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Middle School serves 246 students in grades 6-8.
Lincoln Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Lincoln Middle School's student population of 246 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1284 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
45%
29%
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Black
11%
15%
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White
37%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDunellen Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Middle School is Dunellen High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Green Brook Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John P. Faber Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dunellen Dunellen High School Math: 21% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 372 students
    0.0 miles
    411 First Street
    Dunellen, NJ 08812
    (732) 968-0885
    0 9-12 372
  • Dunellen John P. Faber Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    0.6 miles
    400 High Street
    Dunellen, NJ 08812
    (732) 968-5311
    0.6 PK-5 591
  • Dunellen Green Brook Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 424 students
    0.7 miles
    132 Jefferson Ave
    Dunellen, NJ 08812
    (732) 968-1051
    0.7 5-8 424
  • Dunellen Irene E. Feldkirchner Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 417 students
    0.8 miles
    105 Andrew St
    Dunellen, NJ 08812
    (732) 968-1052
    0.8 PK-4 417
  • Plainfield Plainfield Academy For The Arts & Advanced Studies Math: 21% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 397 students
    0.8 miles
    1700 West Front St
    Plainfield, NJ 07063
    (908) 731-4421
    0.8 7-12 397

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