Anna Mcdonald Elementary School

  • Anna Mcdonald Elementary School serves 473 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Anna Mcdonald Elementary School's student population of 473 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anna Mcdonald Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anna Mcdonald Elementary School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#577 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anna Mcdonald 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
88%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anna Mcdonald Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManhattan SD 114 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Manhattan Manhattan Junior High School Magnet School
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  • New Lenox Nelson Ridge School Magnet School
    Grades: 4-6 | 464 students
    4.1 miles
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  • New Lenox Spencer Crossing Magnet School
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    5.2 miles
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