Lincoln Parish School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,475 students in Lincoln Parish School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in Louisiana.
Public Middle Schools in Lincoln Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Louisiana public middle school average of 61%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 70% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Lincoln Parish School District are Choudrant High School, Simsboro High School and Ruston Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public middle 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
3 Schools
597 Schools
# Students
1,475 Students
309,518 Students
# Teachers
102 Teachers
17,826 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Lincoln Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 155 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
0.58
0.60
# American Indian Students
6 Students
2,215 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
3,806 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
99 Students
18,650 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
6%
# Black Students
617 Students
137,400 Students
% Black Students
42%
45%
# White Students
733 Students
139,640 Students
% White Students
50%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
178 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
6,666 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
18
4,652
# Students in K Grade:
43
10,701
# Students in 1st Grade:
48
11,201
# Students in 2nd Grade:
42
11,356
# Students in 3rd Grade:
37
11,893
# Students in 4th Grade:
33
12,574
# Students in 5th Grade:
47
16,955
# Students in 6th Grade:
39
43,414
# Students in 7th Grade:
431
52,975
# Students in 8th Grade:
391
52,260
# Students in 9th Grade:
98
23,055
# Students in 10th Grade:
88
20,913
# Students in 11th Grade:
87
19,210
# Students in 12th Grade:
73
18,359
# 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 Middle Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Choudrant High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2555 Hwy. 80
Choudrant, LA 71227
(318) 768-2541
Grades: 7-12
| 323 students
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
Ruston Junior High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
481 Tarbutton Road
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 251-1601
Grades: 7-8
| 611 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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