Fox Creek Elementary School

  • Fox Creek Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Fox Creek Elementary School's student population of 348 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fox Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fox Creek Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#2333 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
21%
17%
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White
60%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fox Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcLean County USD 5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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