Po Box 140
Alexander, IL 62601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alexander Elementary School served 97 students in grades 2-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45-49% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
Total Students
97 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
45-49%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alexander Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
95%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Alexander Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% IL state average).

How many students attend Alexander Elementary School?

97 students attend Alexander Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

95% of Alexander Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Alexander Elementary School?

Alexander Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 15:1.

What grades does Alexander Elementary School offer ?

Alexander Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 2-5

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