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Lincoln College Preparatory Academy Middle School

6th thru 8th Grade

Mary Bachkora, Principal
2012 E. 23rd St.
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Phone: 816-418-1500

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Going beyond just academics to nurture extremely capable, creative and ethical leaders ready to change the world.

Lincoln College Preparatory Academy Middle School is a unique learning community that values and demonstrates respect for individuals and the educational experience at every level of school. Dedicated students, expert faculty, caring and supporting parents and committed community partners work together to create an educational home that exemplifies what is possible in public education.

Lincoln Middle is home to challenging academic programs that yield great results! Our test scores have established Lincoln Middle as a premier school on a local, state and national level. Grade level core classes are set in a team format to build a synergy between students and teachers. In addition, career pathways are part of the curriculum to provide exposure of the different career options available.

Activities and clubs are an important part of student life. Extracurricular activities support readiness for college, help students demonstrate commitment and more. Lincoln Middle students can participate in a variety of academic, artistic, sports-related and more programs to make new friends and gain self-confidence.

Activities and clubs include:

  • Middle School sports
  • Arts Club
  • Band
  • Orchestra
  • Choir
  • LEGO Robotics team
  • Junior National Honor Society
  • Student Council
  • Spanish Club
  • Lincoln Legacy
  • Pep club
  • Debate club

Admission Requirements

Middle School (6-8) Admission Requirements: Applicants must score at or above the 60th percentile on a national standardized reading and math test to be eligible for entrance. Students must also have a record of good behavior, 90% or better attendance record and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Previously enrolled students do not need to re-enroll as long as they maintain the above requirements. A limited number of middle school students may enter on a probationary basis if applicants score at or above a cumulative percentile of 130 on a national standardized assessment in math and reading, with neither score below the 55th percentile.

Testing Dates

KCPS will be offering testing for entrance into Lincoln.

KCPS is offering the following sponsored testing dates for the iReady Assessment (grades 5-9) and NWEA (grades 10-11), which is required for entrance into Lincoln. All tests will be given at Manual Career Center, 1215 E. Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO, 64106.