Lincoln High School in Tallahassee, FL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,082
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    253 3.6
  • Ranking

Lincoln High School is a public coed school in Tallahassee, Florida. It has 2,082 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 68% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 253 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3838 Trojan Trl
Tallahassee, FL 32311
(850) 487-2110

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 253 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Academics: The academics are very good at this school
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: There was never a situation where we needed to go on lock down or anything, but we still had practice drills.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are a variety of different extracurricular activities offered at this school. I wish that I had gotten more involved while i was there.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This school was actually not that bad. If I could redo high school all over again, I would.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: For the four years I attended this school, there are only two teachers that I did not like. For the most part, all of the teachers are nice and helpful.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Florida State University School 4 mi. 1,690
2.66 James Rickards High School 4 mi. 1,243
3.66 Leon High School 4 mi. 1,993
2.66 Amos P. Godby High School 6 mi. 1,179
3.66 Lawton Chiles High School 9 mi. 1,942

Around Lincoln High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Lincoln High School United States Florida Amos P. Godby High School Florida State University School James Rickards High School Lawton Chiles High School Leon High School
White 55.0% 51.0% 40.9% 18.0% 49.0% 10.0% 79.0% 59.0%
African American 32.0% 15.0% 22.9% 70.0% 29.0% 78.0% 8.0% 31.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 30.0% 6.0% 14.0% 2.0% 4.0% 4.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.8% 2.6% 0% 2.0% 5.0% 4.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 3.2% 2.0% 4.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.3% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.9%
Grade 10 24.3%
Grade 11 25.9%
Grade 12 19.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 42 responses

  • 81% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 7% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 25% Teachers are awesome and caring
  • 20% We have a diverse student body and are successful
  • 17% Lots of AP classes!
  • 9% We can come together as a school to reach any goal
  • 8% We just dont care
  • 8% Everyone gets along well/not many cliques
  • 8% Help students reach their potential
  • 6% If something happens, everyone comes together

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 24% Poor teachers, not many but some
  • 19% Administration and Guidance
  • 16% Science Dept.
  • 14% Football focus
  • 11% Physics Department
  • 11% AP focus
  • 5% Too much focus on being the best HS around

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 31 responses

  • 52% AP classes
  • 42% Athletics
  • 6% The seniors

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 54% Academics and Athletics combined!
  • 17% Diverse and successful
  • 14% Average
  • 9% Athletic
  • 6% One of a kind

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 39% Don't take more AP classes than you can handle
  • 22% Do your homework, it is a large part of the grade
  • 17% Be yourself
  • 9% Be kind
  • 4% Get involved!!
  • 4% Do not try and do everything
  • 4% Preforming arts classes are worth the GPA drop

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 11% I love everything about this school.
  • 81% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 7% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.