Lincolnwood Elementary School

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2600 Colfax St

Evanston, IL 60201

(847) 859-8880

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Lincolnwood Elementary School

"The Lincolnwood School community is committed to fostering a love for learning by providing a safe, meaningful, and high quality instructional environment that empowers and motivates all students to achieve their full potential to become positive, contributing members of society." The mission statement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/13

My daughter is in kindergarden at Lincolnwood Elementary. She gets excited to go to school everyday and loves her teacher Mrs. Hale. They have a fun learning environment and keep children enriched in excellent adventures. She comes home everyday with an amazing story. At Lincolnwood every child is a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/13

I am a student who went to this school. I loved a lot about it. The extracurriculars and fine arts were great. However, the academics struck me as unsatisfactory. I learned all I got from this school with my 3rd and 4th grade teachers. The cultural experience/education was bad, too. Now I go to an IB ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/16/13

Lincolnwood is a wonderful school. Teachers promote and expect high achievement from all of its students. The Teachers and their programs are excellent. I have had two children attend Lincolnwood and both have loved it.

Posted by a parent on 05/10/12

The cliques for the girls start at such a young age! This needs to be addressed better by teachers and staff. I think that the parent cliques model this behavior. I agree that the PTA needs to work more on showing inclusiveness for all types of Lincolnwood families rather than on how much money they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/10

All of my grandchildren have gone through Lincolnwood school. The teachers/staff and parents work so well together. It has a real family like feel. The education is phenomenal. There are so many resources, activities and extra curricular events within the school and the community that the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/21/10

Lincolnwood school is a caring and safe learning environment with amazing supportive parents.

Posted by a teacher on 04/21/10

The school is beautiful--in a lovely setting with good facilities and a fantastic music teacher who stages annual musicals that include every child in the school. Teachers seem involved, caring and competent. But I very much agree with others here that there is a cluby, elitist atmosphere amongst the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

I have 2 children at Lincolnwood and we have been very pleased with the quality of the programs, the teachers and the principal. I've alway felt the teachers know my children and care about them. The principal has always been responsive to me with big or small issues. It's not perfect, but I know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

My child is attending Lincolnwood and this is her 2nd year. We are so sad that it's going to be her last. This school really does care about the children and their needs.

Posted by a parent on 02/17/09

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Test scores for Lincolnwood Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lincolnwood Elementary School
Evanston Ccsd 65
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Evanston schools — Lincolnwood Elementary School is located at 2600 Colfax St, Evanston IL 60201. 2600 Colfax St is in the 60201 ZIP code in Evanston, IL The school district for Lincolnwood Elementary School is the Evanston Ccsd 65. Lincolnwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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