Ellington Elementary School

  • Ellington Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to 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 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Ellington Elementary School's student population of 309 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ellington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ellington Elementary School is 0.34, 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#1470 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
81%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.340.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy SD 172 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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