Diamond Lake Elementary School

  • Diamond Lake Elementary School serves 292 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Diamond Lake 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 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Diamond Lake Elementary School's student population of 292 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diamond Lake 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 Diamond Lake Elementary School is 0.49, 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#2443 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
68%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
22%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diamond Lake Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDiamond Lake 76 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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