Lincoln Middle School

  • Lincoln Middle School serves 405 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Middle School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1454 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
47%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchiller Park SD 81 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Schiller Park John F Kennedy Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-3 | 769 students
    0.4 miles
    3945 Wehrman Ave
    Schiller Park, IL 60176
    (847)671-1816
    0.4 PK-3 769
  • Franklin Park East Leyden High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1781 students
    0.8 miles
    3400 Rose St
    Franklin Park, IL 60131
    (847)451-3023
    0.8 9-12 1781
  • Franklin Park North Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 244 students
    0.9 miles
    9500 Gage Ave
    Franklin Park, IL 60131
    (847)678-7962
    0.9 PK-5 244
  • Schiller Park Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 4-5 | 270 students
    1.1 miles
    4835 Michigan Ave
    Schiller Park, IL 60176
    (847)671-1816
    1.1 4-5 270
  • Franklin Park West 40 Alop Achievers Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    9857 Schiller Blvd
    Franklin Park, IL 60131
    (847)455-2435
    1.3 9-12 n/a

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