Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 68% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#388 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.450.32
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central 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 NameRiverside SD 96 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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