Dahlgren Elementary School

Po Box 70
Dahlgren, IL 62828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Dahlgren Elementary School serves 154 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Dahlgren Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dahlgren Elementary School's student population of 154 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Dahlgren 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 Dahlgren Elementary School is 0.12, 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
#899 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
94%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton County CUSD 10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dahlgren Elementary School is Webber High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Opdyke-belle Rive Grade School (7.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Opdyke Opdyke-belle Rive Grade School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    7.2 miles
    Po Box 189
    Opdyke, IL 62872
    (618) 756-2492
    7.2 PK-8 155
  • Bluford Bluford Grade School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 262 students
    9.4 miles
    901 6th St
    Bluford, IL 62814
    (618) 732-8242
    9.4 PK-8 262
  • Bluford Webber High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
    9.5 miles
    Po Box 110
    Bluford, IL 62814
    (618) 732-8242
    9.5 9-12 121
  • Mc Leansboro Hamilton County Jr/sr High School Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 564 students
    10.2 miles
    1 Fox Ln
    Mc Leansboro, IL 62859
    (618) 643-2328
    10.2 7-12 564
  • Mc Leansboro Hamilton County Preschool Center
    Grades: PK | 75 students
    10.7 miles
    204 W Cherry St
    Mc Leansboro, IL 62859
    (618) 643-2328
    10.7 PK 75

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