Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School

  • Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School serves 734 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 36% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School's student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Arland D Williams Junior Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Testing Rank#1723 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMattoon CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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