Arthur Grade School

  • Arthur Grade School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Arthur Grade 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Arthur Grade School's student population of 421 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students421 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Arthur Grade School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Arthur Grade School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Arthur Grade School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arthur Grade School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arthur Grade 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arthur Grade 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
95%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arthur Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.100.31
This chart display the diversity score of Arthur Grade School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arthur Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArthur Cusd 305 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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