Elwood C C School

409 N Chicago St
Elwood, IL 60421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Elwood C C School serves 338 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Elwood C C School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Elwood C C School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Elwood C C School's student population of 338 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Elwood C C School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elwood C C School is 0.35, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#674 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
79%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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