Central Elementary School

117 W Livingston St
Pontiac, IL 61764
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 377 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.39, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
77%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePontiac CCSD 429 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is Pontiac High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pontiac Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pontiac Lincoln Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 233 students
    0.5 miles
    514 S Main St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-3924
    0.5 2-3 233
  • Pontiac Livingston County Academy Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 26 students
    0.6 miles
    920 Custer Ste B
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-7115
    0.6 PK 26
  • Pontiac Pontiac Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 367 students
    0.6 miles
    600 N Morrow St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 842-4343
    0.6 6-8 367
  • Pontiac Washington Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 269 students
    0.6 miles
    400 N Morrow St
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-3687
    0.6 4-5 269
  • Pontiac Pontiac High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 647 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 E Indiana Ave
    Pontiac, IL 61764
    (815) 844-6113
    0.7 9-12 647

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