Arthur Grade School

126 E Lincoln St
Arthur, IL 61911
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Arthur Grade School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Arthur Grade School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Arthur Grade School's student population of 400 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Arthur Grade 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 diversity score of Arthur Grade School is 0.13, 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
#1920 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArthur CUSD 305 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arthur Grade School is Arthur-lovington-atwood-hammond (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Atwood-hammond Grade School (6.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arthur Arthur-lovington-atwood-hammond Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 310 students
    0.3 miles
    301 E Columbia St
    Arthur, IL 61911
    (217) 543-2146
    0.3 9-12 310
  • Atwood Atwood-hammond Grade School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 280 students
    6.2 miles
    316 N Illinois St
    Atwood, IL 61913
    (217) 578-2229
    6.2 PK-8 280
  • Lovington Lovington Grade School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 229 students
    8.2 miles
    330 S High St
    Lovington, IL 61937
    (217) 873-4318
    8.2 PK-8 229
  • Arcola Arcola Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 372 students
    8.5 miles
    351 W Washington St
    Arcola, IL 61910
    (217) 268-4961
    8.5 PK-6 372
  • Arcola Arcola High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 340 students
    8.5 miles
    351 W Washington St
    Arcola, IL 61910
    (217) 268-4962
    8.5 7-12 340

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