Lincoln Preparatory School

  • Lincoln Preparatory School serves 415 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lincoln Preparatory School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln Preparatory School's student population of 415 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Preparatory School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Preparatory School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1173 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
87%
44%
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White
7%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Preparatory School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.240.61
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Graduation Rate70-79%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln Preparatory School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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