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Congratulations Lincoln Magnet School - Academic Excellence Award

February 24, 2010

Congratulations Lincoln Magnet School - Academic Excellence Award

Each year, the Illinois Honor Roll celebrates the accomplishments of outstanding Illinois public schools. This year, Lincoln Magnet School is being recognized for our success in sustaining very high performance levels on the state assessments for at least three years.

Congratulations Students, Staff and Families on this wonderful achievement.

Thank you for Working Together To Achieve Outstanding Results

2008 – 2009 Lincoln Magnet School ISAT Scores
Reading: 96.1 % Meets/Exceeds
Math: 95.2% Meets/Exceeds
Science: 98.2% Meet/Exceeds

Academic Excellence Award Criteria

The schools winning the Academic Excellence Award have sustained very high performance levels on state assessments for at least three years. These schools meet the following criteria:
• PK-8 Schools - 90% of students met or exceeded state standards in both reading and mathematics for at least three consecutive years.
• High Schools - 80% of students met or exceeded state standards in both reading and mathematics for at least three consecutive years.
• All schools must make Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) for 2008 and 2009, which includes:
o At least 70% meeting and exceeding standards in both reading and mathematics;
o 95% participation rate in state assessments for all students and each subgroup;
o Attendance rate of at least 90% for elementary and middle schools and graduation rate of at least 78% for high schools.