LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
225 11TH ST
OAKLAND, CA 94607
Visit this school's website
Phone: 510-879-1330
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Below Average
  • Technology Measure: Low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Oakland Unified School District
  • Students/Teacher: 17:1
  • Students/Grade: 116.7
  • Number Students: 700
  • Number Teachers: 40
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5250
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr John Melvin
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (10 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (6 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 2
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-03-03
    "3/5 kindergarten classrooms are ESL, >80% are on free or reduced price lunches with 200 families receiving a bag of groceries per week, all kids receive a free breakfast and some get dinner. We're middle class and are wealthy in comparison. With these disadvantages, we have the highest math scores and fourth highest English in Oakland and up there with wealthy suburban schools. Our secrets? Expect a lot of homework from excellent teachers. STRONG family involvement with a strong work ethic. We have a newly expanded and renovated campus. The only negative is a largely homogenous population, a function of the 2 Cantonese to English ESL classrooms and the school being in the heart of Oakland's Chinatown. The English competent classrooms are more diverse. Our principal is new so I don't have much to add about her but the transition to the Common Core is going smoothly, which reflecrs well on her leadership."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-06-10
    "This is an incredible public school. Great academics. This school can boast excellent hard working knowledgeable teachers and staff, supportive parents and community and in general a great well behaved student body. What a hidden gem we are lucky to have here in Oakland."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-01-21
    "Lincoln Elementary is a model school where students, teachers, staff, and parents seem to work together well to achieve academic success. Our goal as a school is for the students to excel academically and socially. We value creativity, integrity, self-confidence, open mindedness, excellence, teamwork, open communication, and cultural pride. Lincoln Elementary has received the 2010 National Blue Ribbon Award and is recognized as a California Distinguished School. The test scores are above the statewide goal and continues to improve. Students are well-mannered and enjoy learning."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2008-03-09
    "The principal's action raised my concern. Power and control are her priority. Many children were kicked out of the school without a good reason. Most kids attend this school are new immigrant families, they do not know where to complaint and most of time just keep quiet, they don't want their child to be mistreat in school (just as in china). The principal able to disqualified a child to attend this school because the student went back to China to visited his ill grandma, before she past away, even advance notification had given. I have heard many many of these incidents. High expectation, and strict rules are fine, however, requiring the new immigrant to paid thousands of dollars for summer program otherwise, the child will be stay behind. Not many of the new immigrant can afford to pay for these program. I hope her priority not just on the school record."
    Staff Review | Rating:
    Posted 2006-01-20
    "Lincoln Elementary School had gradually improved over the years with the very helpful after-school program, OASES (Oakland Asian Students Educational Services). After school, many of Lincoln's students enhance their social and academic skills through the influence of University of California - Berkeley students."
    Page 1 of 2
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Francesca Niyogi of Dream Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­689.5888
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    John Stansfield
    CENTURY 21 Select Real Estate, Inc.
    510.­712.4521
    6300 Florin Rd.
    Sacramento, CA 95823
    Amrik Ranu
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­324.6720
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Carolina Avendano
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    419 E. Hamilton Avenue
    Campbell, CA 95008
    Verona Agbulos
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5200
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Perfecto Belano
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Ryan Yoo
    CENTURY 21 Tower Realty
    925.­416.4989
    5980 Stoneridge Drive
    Suite 106
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    Ric Bareng
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Fernando Moreno
    CENTURY 21 A Better Service Realty
    562.­806.1000
    8077 Florence Avenue
    Downey, CA 90240
    Vidal Antonio Henriquez
    CENTURY 21 A Better Service Realty
    562.­806.1000
    8077 Florence Avenue
    Downey, CA 90240
    Danny Chung
    CENTURY 21 Tower Realty
    510.­910.2558
    5980 Stoneridge Drive
    Suite 106
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    Jackey Gan of Patrick Lam & Joanne Xiang Award-Winning Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Christy Nguyen of Elite Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Hai Nguyen
    CENTURY 21 A-1 Network
    408.­224.7100
    3111 McLaughlin Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95121
    Joanna Joseph
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    510.­221.8188
    901 University Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    Veronica Ramirez
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­369.2003
    419 E. Hamilton Avenue
    Campbell, CA 95008
    Sandra West
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­828.4779
    419 E. Hamilton Avenue
    Campbell, CA 95008
    Vivian Wang of Elite Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Josue Barrios
    CENTURY 21 A Better Service Realty
    562.­806.1000
    8077 Florence Avenue
    Downey, CA 90240
    Jorge Caceres
    CENTURY 21 Baldini Real Estate, Inc.
    415.­587.4212
    4977 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Ken Delahoussaye
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    510.­754.3117
    39180 Liberty Street, Ste 205
    Fremont, CA 94538
    Sead Tucakovic
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­369.2000
    419 E. Hamilton Avenue
    Campbell, CA 95008
    Johnny North
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Maya Singh
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    209.­320.2748
    3201 Benjamin Holt Drive
    Stockton, CA 95219