York Center Elementary School

York Center Elementary School serves 178 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
York Center Elementary School operates within the 45 Dupage County School District.

Overview

The student population of 178 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 178 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 11:1 13:1
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
20%
4%
Hispanic
49%
24%
Black
14%
19%
White
13%
50%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.69 0.30
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.
66%
45%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,357 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name 45 Dupage County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,357 932
District Total Revenue $44 MM $10 MM
District Spending $44 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,759 $10,546
District Spending / Student $12,735 $10,416
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 Willowbrook High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jackson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stevenson School (0.4 miles away)
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