Clay City Elementary School

Po Box 542
Clay City, IL 62824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 149 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Clay City Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 149 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Clay City Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Clay City Elementary School's student population of 149 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Clay City Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Clay City Elementary School is 0.02, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#2160 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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(20-21)
10-14%
28%
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20-24%
30%
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≤20%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
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27%
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Black
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17%
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White
99%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Clay City Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clay City Elementary School's ranking?
Clay City Elementary School is ranked #2160 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Clay City Elementary School?
149 students attend Clay City Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Clay City Elementary School students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clay City Elementary School?
Clay City Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Clay City Elementary School offer ?
Clay City Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Clay City Elementary School part of?
Clay City Elementary School is part of Clay City CUSD 10 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 149 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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