Bismarck-henning Elementary School

  • Bismarck-henning Elementary School serves 349 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Bismarck-henning Elementary School's student population of 349 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bismarck-henning Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bismarck-henning Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#804 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
90%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.190.67
This chart display the diversity score of Bismarck-henning Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bismarck-henning Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBismarck Henning CUSD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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