Central Elementary School

100 7th St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 191 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.24, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1049 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln ESD 27 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 Lincoln Community High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lincoln Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
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