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Lincoln-Way Central High School
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  • Public
  • NEW LENOX, IL

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Administration
    grade A
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade A
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Lincoln-Way Central High School is a highly rated, public school located in NEW LENOX, IL. It has 1,962 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 45% of students are at least proficient in math and 49% in reading.

About

1801 E LINCOLN HWY
NEW LENOX, IL 60451

Lincoln-Way Central High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
49%
Percent Proficient - Math
45%
Average Graduation Rate
98%
Average SAT
1240
516 responses
Average ACT
28
356 responses
AP Enrollment
38%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$129,797
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,207
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$357,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
98%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 42 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 42 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 147 responses
  • Football games
    23%
  • Pep assemblies
    20%
  • Homecoming
    14%
  • Loyalty after school Friday's
    10%
  • Red and Black every Friday
    8%
  • Pep rallies
    5%
  • Musical
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,962
Free or Reduced Lunch
8%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 50 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 50 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 50 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$85,386
Teachers in First/Second Year
16.9%
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 60 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 60 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 60 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$17,443 / year
National
$12,239
96%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 69 responses
55%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 69 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 69 responses

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