Century Elementary School

  • Century Elementary School serves 139 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Century Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Century Elementary School's student population of 139 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Century Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Century Elementary School is 0.35, 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#3033 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
80%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Century Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentury CUSD 100 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Century Elementary School is Century Jr/sr High School (0.0 miles away)
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