East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 198 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • East Elementary School's student population of 198 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#3240 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
46%
26%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
12%
49%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.660.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East 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 Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZion ESD 6 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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