Lincoln Park Middle School

  • Lincoln Park Middle School serves 393 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Lincoln Park Middle School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Park Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Park Middle School is 0.44, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#339 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
73%
45%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Park Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.440.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln Park School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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