Bismarck-henning Elementary School

  • Bismarck-henning Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bismarck-henning 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Bismarck-henning Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Bismarck-henning Elementary School's student population of 345 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bismarck-henning 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bismarck-henning Elementary School is 0.20, 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 School Rank#562 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
89%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bismarck-henning Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.200.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBismarck Henning CUSD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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