Lincoln Elementary School

410 West 157th St, Calumet City, IL 60409 | (708) 862-6620
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,130
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4.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 410 W 157th St, Calumet City, IL 60409
  • Principal or Admin: Douglas Higgins
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,130
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 546 (48.3%)
  • Females: 584 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 865 (76.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 933 (82.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lincoln Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black78469.4%
Asian20.2%
Hispanic31828.1%
White262.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lincoln Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten1129.9%
Kindergarten978.6%
1st Grade1059.3%
2nd Grade12210.8%
3rd Grade1059.3%
4th Grade12110.7%
5th Grade1049.2%
6th Grade13011.5%
7th Grade11310.0%
8th Grade12110.7%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.2%
District:
93.2%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.8%
District:
1.8%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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4.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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6 reviews for Lincoln Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • good school came an long way scores have gone up
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 16, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think lincoln is a great school . They have a great technology department more so than the schools in the area. i have to children at this school and we were sad when we moved out of the district
  • Reviewed by Student on April 02, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • that school is the best school ever i wish i was still over there! i really miss every one from over there especially MS.DULANEY! my name is mariza gonzalez well see you laterz
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 08, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This Academy is a terrific school! Students learn in abundance and there's no limit to what they may learn. JUst excellent!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 13, 2008
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school needs help especially in special education .Need more resources for those who are still orally defensive.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Lincoln Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
71.6%
District:
66.7%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: No
Math Composite Percentage
School:
72.7%
District:
67.8%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.8%77.8%86.4%
200954.4%54.4%85.2%
200862.2%62.2%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201060.7%60.7%73.7%
200946.4%46.4%72.2%
200847.0%47.0%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.8%62.8%85.9%
200968.4%68.4%85.8%
200872.3%72.3%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201052.7%52.7%73.7%
200955.1%55.1%73.8%
200850.8%50.8%73.2%
 
Science Test
201051.4%51.4%76.6%
200957.6%57.6%76.8%
200857.7%57.7%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.3%58.3%83.4%
200972.5%72.5%82.5%
200859.1%59.1%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201063.2%63.2%74.7%
200965.2%65.2%73.5%
200860.6%60.6%73.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.0%65.0%84.6%
200962.0%62.0%82.4%
200853.0%53.0%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201066.1%66.1%81.2%
200964.6%64.6%79.9%
200867.8%67.8%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.7%74.7%84.4%
200970.3%70.3%82.7%
200865.7%65.7%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201083.5%83.5%77.4%
200966.1%66.1%77.5%
200864.5%64.5%77.7%
 
Science Test
201073.5%73.5%82.4%
200965.5%65.5%79.5%
200863.5%63.5%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.8%70.8%83.7%
200972.1%72.1%81.7%
200870.4%70.4%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201078.9%78.9%84.1%
200976.6%76.6%83.6%
200867.0%67.0%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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