Lincolnwood Elementary School

2600 Colfax St
Evanston, IL 60201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Lincolnwood Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Top 10% in IL
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lincolnwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lincolnwood Elementary School's student population of 334 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
334 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lincolnwood Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Lincolnwood Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IL)
#276 out of 3426 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Lincolnwood Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
50-54%
28%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincolnwood Elementary 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 2020-21 school year data.
45-49%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincolnwood Elementary 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 2021-22 school year data.
50-59%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Lincolnwood Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
28%
17%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
55%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lincolnwood Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.61
This chart displays the diversity score of Lincolnwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
43%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lincolnwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lincolnwood Elementary School's ranking?
Lincolnwood Elementary School is ranked #276 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Lincolnwood Elementary School often compared to?
Lincolnwood Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Walker Elementary School, Orrington Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Lincolnwood Elementary School?
334 students attend Lincolnwood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Lincolnwood Elementary School students are White, 28% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lincolnwood Elementary School?
Lincolnwood Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Lincolnwood Elementary School offer ?
Lincolnwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Lincolnwood Elementary School part of?
Lincolnwood Elementary School is part of Evanston CCSD 65 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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