Bottenfield Elementary School

  • Bottenfield Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (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 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is equal to the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bottenfield Elementary School's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bottenfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bottenfield Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#459 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
16%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bottenfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.690.68
This chart display the diversity score of Bottenfield 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
34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bottenfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bottenfield 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 NameChampaign CUSD 4 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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The staff knows and cares about their students' well being. The school is welcoming and has a ton of community volunteers and good parent involvement. They are a very academically successful school to boot.
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