Gcms Elementary School

902 N Church St
Gibson City, IL 60936
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Gcms Elementary School serves 466 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gcms Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 41% (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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Gcms Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Gcms Elementary School's student population of 466 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students466 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Gcms Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Gcms Elementary School is 0.13, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1130 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGibson City-Melvin-Sibley CUSD 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gcms Elementary School is Gcms High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gcms Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gibson City Gcms High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 312 students
    0.1 miles
    815 N Church St
    Gibson City, IL 60936
    (217) 784-4292
    0.1 9-12 312
  • Gibson City Gcms Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 227 students
    0.3 miles
    316 E 19th St
    Gibson City, IL 60936
    (217) 784-8731
    0.3 6-8 227
  • Fisher Fisher Grade School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 333 students
    11.5 miles
    801 S 5th St
    Fisher, IL 61843
    (217) 897-1133
    11.5 K-6 333
  • Fisher Fisher Jr/sr High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 287 students
    11.5 miles
    111 W Division St
    Fisher, IL 61843
    (217) 897-1225
    11.5 7-12 287
  • Colfax Ridgeview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    13.9 miles
    300 S Harrison St
    Colfax, IL 61728
    (309) 723-6531
    13.9 PK-5 291

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