Edison Elementary School

2101 N Vermilion St
Danville, IL 61832
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 235 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Edison Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 235 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 10-14%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50% in IL)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Edison Elementary School's student population of 235 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
235 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Edison Elementary School is 0.60, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
(18-19)
10-14%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
6-9%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edison 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Edison Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
56%
17%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
28%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edison Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Edison Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
43%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
2%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edison 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Edison Elementary School?
235 students attend Edison Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Edison Elementary School students are Black, 28% of students are White, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edison Elementary School?
Edison Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Edison Elementary School offer ?
Edison Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Edison Elementary School part of?
Edison Elementary School is part of Danville CCSD 118 School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day K-12 Student Attendance - One Hour Early Dismissal
August 14, 2024 (Wednesday)
FALL BREAK - No School for Students & Staff
October 14, 2024 (Monday)
FALL BREAK - No School for Students & Staff
October 15, 2024 (Tuesday)
FALL BREAK - No School for Students & Staff
October 16, 2024 (Wednesday)
FALL BREAK - No School for Students & Staff
October 17, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 235 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 10-14%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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