Bonfield Grade School

522 E Smith St
Bonfield, IL 60913
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bonfield Grade School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bonfield Grade School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Bonfield 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
55-59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
65-69%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHerscher CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bonfield Grade School is Herscher High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Limestone Middle School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kankakee Limestone Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 501 students
    4.2 miles
    963 N 5000w Rd
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815) 933-2243
    4.2 5-8 501
  • Herscher Herscher High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
    6.8 miles
    501 N Main St
    Herscher, IL 60941
    (815) 426-2103
    6.8 9-12 527
  • Herscher Herscher Intermediate School Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 410 students
    6.9 miles
    Po Box 504
    Herscher, IL 60941
    (815) 426-2242
    6.9 2-4 410
  • Bourbonnais Liberty Intermediate School Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 539 students
    8.5 miles
    1690 Career Cntr Rd
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-5000
    8.5 5-6 539
  • Bourbonnais Noel Levasseur Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 386 students
    8.7 miles
    601 W Bethel Dr
    Bourbonnais, IL 60914
    (815) 929-4500
    8.7 K-4 386

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