Galena Primary School

  • Galena Primary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Galena Primary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Galena Primary School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students358 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Galena Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galena Primary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galena Primary School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
31%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Galena Primary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Galena Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Galena Primary School and the percentage of Black students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
78%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Galena Primary School and the percentage of White students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Galena Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.360.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Galena Primary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalena Usd 120 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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