Beecher City Grade School

306 E Vine
Beecher City, IL 62414
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Beecher City Grade School serves 143 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Beecher City Grade School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Beecher City Grade School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Beecher City Grade School's student population of 143 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students143 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Beecher City Grade School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Beecher City Grade School is 0.10, 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
#275 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeecher City CUSD 20 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Beecher City Grade School is Beecher City Junior Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beecher City Beecher City Junior Senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 150 students
    0.5 miles
    438 E State Hwy 33
    Beecher City, IL 62414
    (618) 487-5117
    0.5 6-12 150
  • Cowden Cowden-herrick Jr/sr High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 205 students
    5.6 miles
    633 Cnty Hwy 22
    Cowden, IL 62422
    (217) 783-2125
    5.6 6-12 205
  • Altamont Altamont High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
    9.2 miles
    7 S Ewing St
    Altamont, IL 62411
    (618) 483-6194
    9.2 9-12 224
  • Altamont Altamont Grade School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 412 students
    9.4 miles
    407 S Edwards St
    Altamont, IL 62411
    (618) 483-5171
    9.4 PK-8 412
  • Herrick Cowden-herrick Grade School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 148 students
    11.0 miles
    301 N Broadway St
    Herrick, IL 62431
    (618) 428-5223
    11 K-5 148

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