Lincoln Middle School

  • Lincoln Middle School serves 303 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Lincoln Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.
  • Lincoln Middle School operates within the La Crosse School District.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Middle School's student population of 303 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students303 students
Lincoln Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Lincoln Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Lincoln Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLincoln Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lincoln Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 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 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
Lincoln Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Lincoln Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2016)
Asian
10%
4%
Lincoln Middle School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Lincoln Middle School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
11%
9%
Lincoln Middle School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
67%
71%
Lincoln Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Lincoln Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLincoln Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.26
Lincoln Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
Lincoln Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
Lincoln Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lincoln Middle School is La Crosse School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • La Crosse School District's student population of 6,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,113 is higher than the state average of $14,677. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,783 is higher than the state average of $14,468. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameLa Crosse School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    21
    3
    Number of Students Managed6,790848
    La Crosse School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    36%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    40%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$102 MM$12 MM
    District Spending$106 MM$12 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,113$14,677
    District Spending / Student$15,783$14,468
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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