Lincoln Park Middle School

90 Ryerson Road
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lincoln Park Middle School serves 418 students in grades 5-8.
Lincoln Park Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lincoln Park Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Lincoln Park Middle School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Park Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Park Middle School is 0.46, 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
#366 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
62%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
19%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
71%
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.460.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln Park School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln Park Middle School is Pequannock Township High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George Washington Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stephen J. Gerace School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pequannock Stephen J. Gerace School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
    0.8 miles
    59 Boulevard
    Pequannock, NJ 07440
    (973) 305-5615
    0.8 K-5 286
  • Wayne Ryerson Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
    1.2 miles
    30 Mc Clelland Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973) 633-3180
    1.2 PK-5 284
  • Wayne George Washington Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 536 students
    1.7 miles
    68 Lenox Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973) 633-3140
    1.7 6-8 536
  • Pompton Plains Hillview School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
    1.7 miles
    206 Boulevard
    Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
    (973) 616-6080
    1.7 K-5 314
  • Lincoln Park Lincoln Park Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 520 students
    1.8 miles
    274 Pinebrook Road
    Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
    (973) 696-5530
    1.8 PK-4 520

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