Bowlesburg Elementary School

  • Bowlesburg Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bowlesburg Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bowlesburg Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bowlesburg Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bowlesburg Elementary School is 0.66, 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 (16-17)#2682 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
51%
48%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bowlesburg Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.660.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Moline 37 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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