Ferson Creek School

  • Ferson Creek School serves 529 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Ferson Creek School's student population of 529 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ferson Creek School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ferson Creek School is 0.32, 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#316 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ferson Creek 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)
57%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferson Creek 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 Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ferson Creek School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ferson Creek 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 Ferson Creek School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
82%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ferson Creek 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
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ferson Creek School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ferson Creek School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.320.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ferson Creek 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ferson Creek School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt Charles CUSD 303 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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