Lincolnwood Elementary School

2600 Colfax St
Evanston, IL 60201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lincolnwood Elementary School serves 405 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lincolnwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lincolnwood Elementary School's student population of 405 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Lincolnwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lincolnwood Elementary School is 0.62, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#546 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
23%
17%
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White
56%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvanston CCSD 65 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lincolnwood Elementary School is Evanston Township High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haven Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willard Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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