Douglas Elementary School

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Douglas Elementary School serves 253 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Douglas 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 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 30-34% (which is lower 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 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Douglas Elementary School's student population of 253 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students253 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Douglas Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Douglas 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 Douglas Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#2262 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)
30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
32%
17%
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White
49%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas 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 NameBelleville 118 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Douglas Elementary School is Belleville High School-east (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pals (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belleville Washington School
    Grades: PK | 170 students
    0.8 miles
    400 S Charles St
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618) 277-2018
    0.8 PK 170
  • Belleville Jefferson Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
    0.9 miles
    1400 N Charles St
    Belleville, IL 62221
    (618) 233-3798
    0.9 PK-6 422
  • Belleville Belleville High School-east Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,474 students
    1.1 miles
    2555 West Blvd
    Belleville, IL 62221
    (618) 222-3706
    1.1 9-12 2,474
  • Belleville Franklin Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 149 students
    1.2 miles
    301 N 2nd St
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618) 233-2413
    1.2 K-6 149
  • Belleville Pals Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 2 students
    1.2 miles
    205 W B St
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618) 355-4700
    1.2 5-12 2

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