Arcola Elementary School

  • Arcola Elementary School serves 372 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arcola Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Arcola Elementary School's student population of 372 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arcola Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arcola Elementary School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2412 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
45%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
53%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArcola CUSD 306 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arcola Arcola High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 340 students
    0.0 miles
    351 W Washington St
    Arcola, IL 61910
    (217) 268-4962
    0.0 7-12 340
  • Arcola Arcola Bridges/beacons Rssp Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 7 students
    2.0 miles
    115 Egyptian Trl
    Arcola, IL 61910
    (217) 862-4101
    2.0 11 7
  • Humboldt Treatment & Learning Center-h Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 65 students
    5.3 miles
    306 Adams St
    Humboldt, IL 61931
    (217) 856-2223
    5.3 Inquire with school 65
  • Tuscola Tuscola High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 298 students
    8.0 miles
    500 S Prairie St
    Tuscola, IL 61953
    (217) 253-2377
    8.0 9-12 298
  • Tuscola East Prairie Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 271 students
    8.1 miles
    409 S Prairie St
    Tuscola, IL 61953
    (217) 253-2828
    8.1 5-8 271

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