Pleasant Acres Elementary School

Pleasant Acres Elementary School serves 330 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Pleasant Acres Elementary School operates within the Rantoul City 137 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 330 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 330 students
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pleasant Acres Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pleasant Acres Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 14:1 18:1
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
9%
25%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
33%
17%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
47%
50%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pleasant Acres 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.
0.66 0.31
Pleasant Acres 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.
74%
47%
Pleasant Acres 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.
19%
3%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,516 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,596 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 119% over four years.
School District Name Rantoul City 137 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,622 938
Rantoul City   137 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $11 MM
Rantoul City   137 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $25 MM $11 MM
Rantoul City   137 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,516 $11,118
Rantoul City   137 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,596 $11,218
Rantoul City   137 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 Pathways (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pathways (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastlawn Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • RantoulEastlawn Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 333 students650 North Maplewood Dr
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217)892-2131
    0.9KG-2333
  • RantoulPathways
    Special Education School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 32 students201 South Sheldon St
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217)892-2363
    1.2KG-1232
  • RantoulRantoul Township High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 791 students200 South Sheldon St
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217)892-6160
    1.29-12791
  • RantoulNorthview Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 265 students400 North Sheldon St
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217)892-2119
    1.33-5265
  • RantoulJ W Eater Junior High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 464 students400 East Wabash Ave
    RantoulIL 61866
    (217)892-2115
    1.46-8464

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