A-c Central Elementary School

A-c Central Elementary School serves 166 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
A-c Central Elementary School operates within the A-c Central Cusd 262 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 166 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 166 students
A-c Central Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % A-c Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
A-c Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade A-c Central Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 18:1
A-c Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
25%
A-c Central Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
97%
50%
A-c Central Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups A-c Central Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.31
A-c Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
47%
A-c Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
3%
A-c Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 448 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,367 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,200 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 66% over four years.
School District Name A-c Central Cusd 262 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 448 938
A-c Central Cusd 262 School District Students Managed (1990-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $11 MM
A-c Central Cusd 262 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $6 MM $11 MM
A-c Central Cusd 262 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,367 $11,118
A-c Central Cusd 262 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,200 $11,218
A-c Central Cusd 262 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Virginia Senior High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virginia Junior High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
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  • VirginiaVirginia Junior High School
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  • VirginiaVirginia Senior High School
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    AshlandIL 62612
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