Lincoln Parish School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 3,150 students in Lincoln Parish School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Louisiana.
Public Elementary Schools in Lincoln Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Louisiana public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 71% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Lincoln Parish School District are Simsboro High School, Choudrant Elementary School and Ruston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public elementary school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lincoln Parish School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lincoln Parish School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,091 Schools
# Students
3,150 Students
513,027 Students
# Teachers
189 Teachers
29,260 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Lincoln Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 161 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#51 out of 193 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lincoln Parish  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lincoln Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.62
# American Indian Students
7 Students
3,400 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
56 Students
7,764 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
223 Students
37,697 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
7%
# Black Students
1,469 Students
219,973 Students
% Black Students
47%
43%
# White Students
1,360 Students
228,510 Students
% White Students
43%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
401 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
35 Students
14,319 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
37
25,256
# Students in K Grade:
443
50,983
# Students in 1st Grade:
430
54,543
# Students in 2nd Grade:
395
53,426
# Students in 3rd Grade:
382
55,349
# Students in 4th Grade:
396
55,808
# Students in 5th Grade:
405
55,435
# Students in 6th Grade:
428
53,700
# Students in 7th Grade:
34
42,637
# Students in 8th Grade:
41
41,658
# Students in 9th Grade:
54
7,181
# Students in 10th Grade:
35
6,376
# Students in 11th Grade:
39
5,619
# Students in 12th Grade:
31
5,056
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,227 is higher than the state median of $13,384. The school district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,538 is higher than the state median of $14,061. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue
$80 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lincoln Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$82 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Lincoln Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,227
$13,384
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lincoln Parish  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,538
$14,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lincoln Parish  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Lincoln Parish School District Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Simsboro High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Tiger Drive
Simsboro, LA 71275
(318) 247-6265
Grades: PK-12
| 541 students
Rank: #22.
Choudrant Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 Walker Road
Choudrant, LA 71227
(318) 768-4106
Grades: K-6
| 486 students
Rank: #33.
Ruston Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 N. Bernard Street
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-4714
Grades: 3-5
| 311 students
Rank: #44.
Dubach School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7710 Fellowship Rd
Dubach, LA 71235
(318) 777-3470
Grades: PK-5
| 154 students
Rank: #55.
Cypress Springs Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1040 Saratoga Street
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-0791
Grades: 3-5
| 477 students
Rank: #66.
I.a. Lewis School
Math: 61% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Mitchell Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-5963
Grades: 6
| 328 students
1601 Bittersweet
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-5724
Grades: K-2
| 501 students
Hillcrest Elementary School
(1)
301 East Kentucky Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-0550
Grades: K-2
| 352 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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