Ashmore Elementary School

  • Ashmore Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ashmore 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 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ashmore Elementary School's student population of 113 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashmore 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 diversity score of Ashmore Elementary School is 0.04, 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#2917 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
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26%
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Black
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17%
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White
98%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashmore Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ashmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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