Wells Elementary School

490 Ave Of The Cities

East Moline, IL 61244-4031

Grades: PK-4

442 students

Wells Elementary School serves 442 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Wells Elementary School operates within the East Moline 37 School District.

Overview

The student population of 442 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 442 students
Wells Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Wells Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Wells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Wells Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
23%
24%
Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
37%
19%
Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
30%
50%
Wells Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Wells Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wells 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.
0.72 0.30
Wells Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
58%
45%
Wells Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Wells Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,681 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,387 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,921 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name East Moline 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,681 932
East Moline   37 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $10 MM
East Moline   37 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $10 MM
East Moline   37 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,387 $10,546
East Moline   37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,921 $10,416
East Moline   37 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Black Hawk Ed Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glenview Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Black Hawk Ed Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East MolineGlenview Middle School
    3100 7th St
    East MolineIL 61244
    (309)755-1919
    0.8 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 1074 students                      
  • East MolineBlack Hawk Ed Center
    Special Education School
    4680 11th St
    East MolineIL 61244
    (309)743-1460
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 153 students                      
  • East MolineRidgewood Elementary School
    814 30th Ave
    East MolineIL 61244
    (309)755-1585
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 438 students                      
  • MolineBenjamin Franklin Elementary School
    5312 11th Ave C
    MolineIL 61265
    (309)743-1607
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 260 students                      
  • MolineJane Addams Elementary School
    3520 53rd St
    MolineIL 61265
    (309)743-1601
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 311 students                      

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