Butterfield Elementary School

  • Butterfield Elementary School serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Butterfield Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Butterfield Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Butterfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butterfield Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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)#88 out of 3679 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
20%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
55%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Butterfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.640.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLombard 44 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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