305 17th St E
Palmetto, FL 34221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lincoln Middle School serves 477 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Lincoln Middle School's student population of 477 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.66, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
23%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
23%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
33%
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Black
38%
22%
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White
17%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20% in FL)

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