Creekside Elementary School

  • Creekside Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Creekside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Creekside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Creekside Elementary School's student population of 562 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students562 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Creekside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Creekside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Creekside Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1446 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Creekside Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
17%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
37%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Creekside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.700.67
This chart display the diversity score of Creekside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Creekside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Creekside 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 NamePlainfield 202 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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