North Side Elementary School

806 North 1st St,

Fairfield, IL, 62837-2458

Tel: (618)847-4341
Grades: KG-3

275 students

North Side Elementary School serves 275 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
North Side Elementary School operates within the Fairfield Psd 112 School District.

Overview

The student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 275 students
North Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
North Side Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Side Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
North Side Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
North Side Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
23%
North Side Elementary School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
2%
19%
North Side Elementary School Black (1997-2012)
White
89%
50%
North Side Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Side Elementary School Sch Ethnicity North Side Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.21 0.66
North Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
33%
23%
North Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
32%
26%
North Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 718 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Fairfield Psd 112 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 718 797
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,295 $10,546
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,613 $10,416
Fairfield Psd 112 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Berry Attendance Center (8.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fairfield Center Street Elementary School
    200 West Center St
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-2679
    0.7  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Fairfield Fairfield Community High School
    300 West King St
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-2649
    0.8  mi  |  410  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfield Jasper Elementary School
    Rr 3 473
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-3048
    2  mi  |  162  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Geff Geff Elementary School
    201 East Lafayette St
    Geff , IL , 62842
    (618)897-2465
    4.5  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fairfield New Hope Elementary School
    Rr 4 243
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-3296
    4.8  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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