Douglas Elementary School

  • Douglas Elementary School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (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 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Douglas Elementary School's student population of 289 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas Elementary School is 0.62, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2958 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas 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 Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
54%
49%
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Two or more races
12%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.620.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
4%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelleville SD 118 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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    1.2 miles
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