North Side Elementary School

North Side Elementary School serves 386 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
North Side Elementary School operates within the Fairfield Psd 112 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 386 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 386 students
North Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Side Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
North Side Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Side Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 18:1 18:1
North Side Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
North Side Elementary School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
2%
17%
North Side Elementary School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
92%
50%
North Side Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
North Side Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Side 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.
0.15 0.31
North Side 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.
47%
47%
North Side 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.
5%
3%
North Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 713 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,320 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,846 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Fairfield Psd 112 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 713 938
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $11 MM
Fairfield Psd 112 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $6 MM $11 MM
Fairfield Psd 112 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,320 $11,118
Fairfield Psd 112 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,846 $11,218
Fairfield Psd 112 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 Fairfield Community High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Center Street Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jasper Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • FairfieldCenter Street Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 325 students200 West Center St
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-2679
    0.74-8325
  • FairfieldFairfield Community High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 412 students300 West King St
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)847-9403
    0.89-12412
  • FairfieldJasper Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 142 students2030 County Rd 1020 North
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-3048
    2KG-8142
  • GeffGeff Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 110 students201 East Lafayette St
    GeffIL 62842
    (618)897-2465
    4.5KG-8110
  • FairfieldNew Hope Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 193 students1803 Co Rd 445 North
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-3296
    4.8PK-8193

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