Lincoln

701 S 37th St
Tacoma, WA 98418
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln serves 1,443 students in grades 9-12.
Lincoln placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

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School Overview

Lincoln's student population of 1,443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincoln is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincoln is 0.81, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1808 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
15%
8%
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Hispanic
26%
23%
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Black
25%
4%
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White
19%
54%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.810.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincoln is Summit Public School: Olympus (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stewart (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitman (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma Whitman Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
    0.4 miles
    1120 S 39th St
    Tacoma, WA 98408
    (253) 571-7272
    0.4 PK-5 389
  • Tacoma Lyon Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    0.8 miles
    101 E 46th St
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    (253) 571-4800
    0.8 PK-5 346
  • Tacoma Reed Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
    0.9 miles
    1802 S 36th St
    Tacoma, WA 98418
    (253) 571-6464
    0.9 PK-5 424
  • Tacoma Mann Math: 48% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
    1.0 miles
    1002 S 52nd St
    Tacoma, WA 98408
    (253) 571-6300
    1 PK-5 472
  • Tacoma Stewart Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 531 students
    1.0 miles
    6501 S 10th St
    Tacoma, WA 98465
    (253) 571-4200
    1 6-8 531

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