Bottenfield Elementary School

1801 S Prospect Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Bottenfield Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bottenfield Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 43% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Bottenfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bottenfield Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#1038 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
22%
17%
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White
51%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChampaign CUSD 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bottenfield Elementary School is Centennial High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edison Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carrie Busey Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Savoy Carrie Busey Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    0.8 miles
    304 Prairie Rose Ln
    Savoy, IL 61874
    (217) 351-3811
    0.8 K-5 470
  • Champaign International Prep Academy Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
    0.8 miles
    1605 W Kirby Ave
    Champaign, IL 61821
    (217) 351-3995
    0.8 K-5 302
  • Champaign South Side Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 303 students
    1.0 miles
    712 S Pine St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3890
    1 K-5 303
  • Champaign Westview Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
    1.1 miles
    703 S Russell St
    Champaign, IL 61821
    (217) 351-3905
    1.1 K-5 422
  • Champaign Edison Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
    1.2 miles
    306 W Green St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3771
    1.2 6-8 719

School Reviews

5  
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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