West Lincoln School



West Lincoln School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Lincoln School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 56
1 61
2 61
3 75
4 57
5 68
6 61
7 70
8 74
9 60
10 57
11 64
12 56
UG 11

West Lincoln School is a public elementary school located in Brookhaven, MS in the Lincoln County School District. It enrolls 831 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Lincoln School is the 44th largest public school in Mississippi and the 3,645th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 831
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.22

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West Lincoln School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 428
(52%)
1,571
(49%)
 Female 403
(48%)
1,619
(51%)

West Lincoln School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 729
(88%)
2,694
(84%)
 Black 96
(12%)
463
(15%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Lincoln School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 379
(46%)
1,316
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 378
(45%)
1,576
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(9%)
298
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, West Lincoln School is ranked 173rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Lincoln School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Lincoln School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 695
2006 662
2007 657
2008 695
2009 688
2010 707
2011 707
2012 757
2013 800
2014 814
2015 831

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16
2007 14.2
2008 15.3
2009 15.1
2010 15.7
2011 15.5
2012 15.9
2013 18.1
2014 17.9
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52517985611511
2006 0.47583081570997
2007 0.4703196347032
2008 0.48920863309353
2009 0.50872093023256
2010 0.51768033946252
2011 0.5049504950495
2012 0.51254953764861
2013 0.525
2014 0.48157248157248
2015 0.5439229843562

Compare West Lincoln School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Lincoln School
Brookhaven, MS
Public KG - 12 831 18:1  
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Faith Presbyterian Kindergarten
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Private PK - KG 73 10:1 9 miles
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Brookhaven Elementary School
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Public 03 - 04 479 17.3:1 10 miles
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Public KG - 12 845 16.4:1 10 miles
Lipsey School
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Public 05 - 06 458 19.6:1 10 miles
Enterprise School
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Public KG - 12 839 16.6:1 11 miles
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Public KG - 04 950 17.3:1 16 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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