38w160 Bolcum Rd
Saint Charles, IL 60175
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Ferson Creek School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ferson Creek School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 60% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ferson Creek School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Ferson Creek School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Ferson Creek School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Ferson Creek School is 0.37, 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
#346 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
79%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

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