Pleasant Acres Elementary School

1649 Harper Dr,

Rantoul, IL, 61866-3317

Tel: (217)893-4141
Grades: PK-2

315 students

Pleasant Acres Elementary School serves 315 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% 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.

Overview

The student population of 315 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 315 students
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pleasant Acres Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
12%
23%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
33%
19%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
45%
50%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pleasant Acres Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pleasant Acres 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.
0.67 0.95
Pleasant Acres 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.
38%
23%
Pleasant Acres 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.
29%
26%
Pleasant Acres Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rantoul City 137 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,551 775
Rantoul City   137 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $15 MM n/a
Rantoul City   137 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM n/a
Rantoul City   137 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,679 $0
Rantoul City   137 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,694 $0
Rantoul City   137 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 Rantoul Township High School (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rantoul Eastlawn Elementary School
    650 North Maplewood Dr
    Rantoul , IL , 61866
    (217)892-2131
    0.9  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Rantoul Rantoul Township High School
    200 South Sheldon St
    Rantoul , IL , 61866
    (217)892-2151
    1.2  mi  |  737  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rantoul Pathways
    Special Education School
    201 South Sheldon St
    Rantoul , IL , 61866
    (217)892-2363
    Special Education School
    1.2  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Rantoul Northview Elementary School
    400 North Sheldon St
    Rantoul , IL , 61866
    (217)892-2119
    1.3  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Rantoul J W Eater Junior High School
    400 East Wabash Ave
    Rantoul , IL , 61866
    (217)892-2115
    1.4  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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