Lincoln Upper Elementary School

  • Lincoln Upper Elementary School serves 343 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lincoln Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Lincoln Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Lincoln Upper Elementary School's student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln Upper Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#957 out of 1239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
76%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln Upper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.390.40
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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