Lincoln School

  • Lincoln School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lincoln School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lincoln School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#323 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
73%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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