Alexander Elementary School

Po Box 140
Alexander, IL 62601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alexander Elementary School serves 97 students in grades 2-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Alexander Elementary School's student population of 97 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
Total Students
97 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alexander Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Students: 97 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50% in IL)

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