Lincoln High School

3201 Ryan Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136 | (215) 335-5653
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,726
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,726 high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 606th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (fifth year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Donald Donley
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: 1,726
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 125.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 924 (53.5%)
  • Females: 778 (45.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 88 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 898 (52.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 986 (57.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lincoln High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Black70040.6%
Asian985.7%
Hispanic32118.6%
White58033.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lincoln High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten331.9%
9th Grade62836.4%
10th Grade43225.0%
11th Grade36120.9%
12th Grade27215.8%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
56.4%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
50.5%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
8.6%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
66.6%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
63.8%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Lincoln High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on September 14, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i loved this school. it got me through the years. It is a great school. i will recommend to anybody.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Lincoln High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
English Average Score: 13.3
Math Average Score: 17.3
Science Average Score: 14.6
Reading Average Score: 16.3
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Corrective Action 2 (fifth year)
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 387.6
Math Average Score: 384.9
Writing Average Score: 373.4

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201015.2%36.3%59.6%
200913.8%31.6%55.6%
200820.6%32.6%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201033.5%42.6%67.2%
200923.7%38.0%65.2%
200832.5%37.3%64.7%
 
Science Test
20105.4%16.3%39.8%
20094.3%14.9%39.7%
20088.0%13.2%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201059.2%64.2%80.7%
2009---
200860.4%70.5%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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