School Details

Lincoln El School

461 North York St, Pottstown, PA 19464
(610) 970-6646
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 360 students 13 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

63%
74%
80%
66%
73%
74%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pottstown School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

80%
77%
83%
76%
65%
72%
76%
81%
82%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pottstown School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
60%
73%
60%
52%
65%
59%
61%
64%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Pottstown School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lincoln El School is a public elementary school in Pottstown. The principal of Lincoln El School is Mrs Loretta Hoch. 360 students go to Lincoln El School and are mostly Hispanic; Multiracial; and White, non-Hispanic. 66% of the 360 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Lincoln El School is 13:1. Franklin El School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Theater drama

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 12%
Multiracial 7% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 50% 45%
Black, non-Hispanic 32% 39%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 66%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Lincoln is a great neighborhood school with teachers that truly care about their students and their student's families.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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