Brussels Grade School

  • Brussels Grade School serves 52 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (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 60-79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Brussels Grade School's student population of 52 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brussels Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brussels Grade School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1113 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brussels Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrussels CUSD 42 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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