Lincoln High School

154 reviews
  1. Sioux Falls School District
  2. 9-12
  3. Public
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Diversity
    B
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. Outcomes
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports & Fitness
    B
  9. Food
    B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Address
2900 South Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Telephone
(605) 367-7990
Website
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Lincoln High School Rankings

Niche ranks over 14,000 public high schools based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Outcomes

Average Graduation Rate
85%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
27

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
70%
Percent Proficient - Math
73%
AP Enrollment
21%
AP Exam Pass Rate
52%
Advance Math Class Enrollment
40%
Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    9%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    59%
  • Probably like most other schools.
    32%
  • This school doesn't challenge anyone.
    0%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B+
Based on the rate of disciplinary actions and student and parent reviews.
Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.12 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.12 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 21 responses
  • Homecoming week
    24%
  • Football Games
    19%
  • Pep rallies
    14%
  • Prom
    14%
  • Boys soccer games
    10%
  • Chicken dinner
    10%
  • Baseball team and games
    5%

Students

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity and student and parent reviews.
Students
1,920
Free or Reduced Lunch
30%
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.14 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.14 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.14 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$44,009
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.6%
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.19 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.19 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.19 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Male Athletes
15%
Female Athletes
10%
Expenses Per Student
$9,007/ year
National
$11,927
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.19 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.19 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.19 responses

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Reviews

154 reviews
  • Excellent
    36
  • Very Good
    63
  • Average
    45
  • Poor
    8
  • Terrible
    2
This school has a great band program. We travel all over the country with our award-winning marching band.
  • High School Senior
  • 3 months ago
I loved the school spirit at Lincoln, I was a proud Lincoln Patriot.
  • Recent Alumnus
  • 3 months ago
This school was really my home away from home.
  • High School Senior
  • 4 months ago