Bement Elementary School

201 S Champaign St
Bement, IL 61813
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Bement Elementary School serves 145 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bement Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bement Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Bement Elementary School's student population of 145 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Bement Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bement Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#483 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
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
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
88%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBement CUSD 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bement Elementary School is Bement High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bement Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bement Bement High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
    0.0 miles
    201 S Champaign St
    Bement, IL 61813
    (217) 678-4200
    0 9-12 100
  • Bement Bement Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 67 students
    0.0 miles
    201 S Champaign St
    Bement, IL 61813
    (217) 678-4200
    0 6-8 67
  • Monticello Monticello High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
    6.7 miles
    1 Sage Dr
    Monticello, IL 61856
    (217) 762-8511
    6.7 9-12 527
  • Monticello Washington School Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-5 | 232 students
    6.8 miles
    3 Sage Dr
    Monticello, IL 61856
    (217) 762-8511
    6.8 4-5 232
  • Monticello Monticello Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 356 students
    7.1 miles
    2015 E Washington St
    Monticello, IL 61856
    (217) 762-8511
    7.1 6-8 356

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