Lincoln School is a neighborhood school that offers a humanities-based curriculum which features school-wide arts integration and specialized programs in French, music, art, and instrumental band. For academically advanced students in Grades 6-8, Lincoln offers the International Gifted Program.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

K-8

# of Students

1,004

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Mark Charles Armendariz
Principal

Cynthia Lynn Gerber
Assistant Principal

Hours


08:45 AM-03:45 PM
School Hours
8:25 AM
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
11, 22, 36, 74
CTA Train
Brown, Purple, Red

Demographics ?


Asian
12.6%
Black
11.5%
Hispanic
8.9%
White
60.1%
Other
7.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
12.6%
Limited English
5.2%
Mobility Rate ?
5.2%
Chronic Truancy ?
0.7%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

No

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

No

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
64th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
82nd
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Student Growth By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
62nd
4th
40th
5th
8th
6th
76th
7th
98th
8th
46th
All
64th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
81st
4th
92nd
5th
62nd
6th
34th
7th
99th
8th
71st
All
82nd
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
98th
3rd
98th
4th
95th
5th
99th
6th
99th
7th
99th
8th
99th
All
99th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
85th
3rd
95th
4th
96th
5th
98th
6th
98th
7th
99th
8th
99th
All
98th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? VERY STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 0.1 0.6 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 20.0% 26.3% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.0 days 3.8 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 95.8% 96.0% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 95.5% 95.7% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 96.1% 81.4%
Teachers 71.2% 79.9%
Parents < 30% 35.6%

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Open Enrollment

Deadline:  12/6/2019
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Fiber Arts 
  • Musicals 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Recorder 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Life and Leadership
  • Boys/Girls Scouts 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Chess Team 
  • Chicago History Fair 
  • Debate Team 
  • Journalism Club 
  • Math Bowl 
  • Math Team 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
  • Tutoring 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Golf 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Tennis 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Chess 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Golf 
  • Girls’ Lacrosse 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Wrestling 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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