Cedar Ridge Elementary School

  • Cedar Ridge Elementary School serves 514 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (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 23% (which is lower 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 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Cedar Ridge Elementary School's student population of 514 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedar Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedar Ridge Elementary School is 0.67, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#1927 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedar Ridge 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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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cedar Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
49%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.670.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedar Ridge 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 NameMcLean County USD 5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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