Lincoln-way East High School

  • Lincoln-way East High School serves 2,889 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lincoln-way East High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Lincoln-way East High School's student population of 2,889 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 153 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,889 students
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Total Classroom Teachers153 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lincoln-way East High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lincoln-way East High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#244 out of 3679 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincoln-way East High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.380.67
This chart display the diversity score of Lincoln-way East High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincoln-way East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln Way CHSD 210 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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