Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School

  • Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School serves 355 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School's student population of 355 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 46% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School is 0.47, 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#476 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate 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 Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.470.32
This chart display the diversity score of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elmer H Franzen Intermediate 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameItasca SD 10 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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