Childs Elementary School

  • Childs Elementary School serves 175 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Childs Elementary School's student population of 175 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Childs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Childs Elementary School is 0.41, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3288 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
4%
5%
Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
75%
17%
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White
1%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.410.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePosen-Robbins ESD 143-5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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