Lake Crest Elementary School

Lake Crest Elementary School serves 211 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Lake Crest Elementary School operates within the Oakland Cusd 5 School District.

Overview

The student population of 211 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 72% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 211 students
Lake Crest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Lake Crest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lake Crest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 7:1 13:1
Lake Crest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
24%
Lake Crest Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
White
96%
50%
Lake Crest Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Lake Crest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Crest 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.
0.08 0.30
Lake Crest Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
42%
45%
Lake Crest 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.
13%
6%
Lake Crest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 289 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,181 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,738 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Oakland Cusd 5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 289 932
Oakland Cusd 5 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Oakland Cusd 5 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $10 MM
Oakland Cusd 5 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,181 $10,546
Oakland Cusd 5 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,738 $10,416
Oakland Cusd 5 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 Oakland High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Treatment & Learning Center (8.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kansas Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OaklandOakland High School
    310 North Teeter St
    OaklandIL 61943
    (217)346-2118
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 78 students                      
  • KansasKansas Elementary School
    310 South Front
    KansasIL 61933
    (217)948-5175
    8.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 140 students                      
  • KansasKansas High School
    310 South Front
    KansasIL 61933
    (217)948-5175
    8.5 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 107 students                      
  • AshmoreAshmore Elementary School
    313 South Ohio St
    AshmoreIL 61912
    (217)349-3000
    8.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 122 students                      
  • KansasTreatment & Learning Center
    Special Education School
    101 South Catherine St
    KansasIL 61933
    (217)948-5751
    Special Education School

    8.6 mi | Gr. 2-12 | 40 students                      

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