Elizabeth Morris Elementary School

  • Elizabeth Morris Elementary School serves 296 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Elizabeth Morris Elementary School's student population of 296 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elizabeth Morris Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elizabeth Morris Elementary School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
88%
17%
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White
8%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCahokia CUSD 187 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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