Lincoln Middle School

510 9th St S
La Crosse, WI 54601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Middle School serves 313 students in grades 6-8.
Lincoln Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Lincoln Middle School's student population of 313 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1119 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
68%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Middle School is Central High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is La Crosse Design Institute (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hamilton Early Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Crosse Hamilton Early Learning Center Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 189 students
    0.4 miles
    1111 7th St S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608) 789-7695
    0.4 PK-5 189
  • La Crosse School Of Technology And Arts I Charter School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 130 students
    0.4 miles
    1111 7th St S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608) 789-7695
    0.4 K-5 130
  • La Crosse La Crosse Offsite Preschool
    Grades: PK | 108 students
    0.8 miles
    807 East Ave S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608) 789-7006
    0.8 PK 108
  • La Crosse Emerson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
    1.1 miles
    2101 Campbell Rd
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608) 789-7990
    1.1 PK-5 354
  • La Crosse La Crosse Design Institute Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 53 students
    1.1 miles
    1900 Denton St
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608) 789-7670
    1.1 6-8 53

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