Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School

Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School serves 321 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School operates within the Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 321 students
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more 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 16:1 18:1
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
13%
17%
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
77%
50%
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Carrier Mills-stonefort 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.
0.39 0.31
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
59%
47%
Carrier Mills-stonefort 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.
3%
3%
Carrier Mills-stonefort Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,513 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 46% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,143 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 51% over four years.
School District Name Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 454 938
Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $11 MM
Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $5 MM $11 MM
Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,513 $11,118
Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,143 $11,218
Carrier Mills-stonefort Cusd 2 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 Carrier Mills-stonefort High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harrisburg Middle School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Side Primary School (5.8 miles away)
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  • Carrier MillsCarrier Mills-stonefort High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 124 students7071 Us 45 South
    Carrier MillsIL 62917
    (618)994-2392
    0.59-12124
  • HarrisburgHarrisburg Middle School
    4.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 463 students312 Bulldog Blvd
    HarrisburgIL 62946
    (618)253-7637
    4.26-8463
  • HarrisburgSchool District 428 Iyc-hrb
    Alternative School
    5.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 140 students1201 West Poplar St
    HarrisburgIL 62946
    (618)252-8681
    5.57-12140
  • HarrisburgHarrisburg High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    5.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 585 students333 West College St
    HarrisburgIL 62946
    (618)253-7637
    5.79-12585
  • HarrisburgWest Side Primary School
    5.8 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 588 students411 West Lincoln St
    HarrisburgIL 62946
    (618)253-7637
    5.8PK-2588

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