School Details

Lincoln Middle School

522 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103
(207) 874-8145
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 438 students 9 students/teacher (ME avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

57%
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71%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2011-2012 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portland Public Schools average
  • Maine state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
51%
59%
65%
70%
69%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2011-2012 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portland Public Schools average
  • Maine state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
60%
61%
76%
77%
76%
63%
68%
58%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2011-2012 Maine used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in writing. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
62%
63%
70%

Maine Education Assessment (MEA)

In 2011-2012 Maine used the Maine Educational Assessment (MEA) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MEA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maine. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portland Public Schools average
  • Maine state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lincoln Middle School is a public middle school in Portland. 438 students attend Lincoln Middle School and identify as Asian/Pacific Islander; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 49% of the 438 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Lincoln Middle School is 9:1. St. Brigid School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 9%
White, non-Hispanic 66% 67%
Hispanic 5% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 16% 19%
Asian 13% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.5%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 45%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The school is really good and it has a very good teacher

  • (6 years ago)

    Lincoln Middle School is an excellent school. It has plenty of extracirricular activities. It also has awsome teachers and plenty of extra help for kids that need it.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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