Gcms Elementary School

902 N Church St
Gibson City, IL 60936
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Gcms Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 50% in IL
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gcms Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Gcms Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gcms Elementary School is 0.24, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
#1397 out of 3663 schools
(Top 50%)
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25-29%
28%
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25-29%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
87%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gcms Elementary School's ranking?
Gcms Elementary School is ranked #1397 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Gcms Elementary School?
479 students attend Gcms Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Gcms Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gcms Elementary School?
Gcms Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Gcms Elementary School offer ?
Gcms Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Gcms Elementary School part of?
Gcms Elementary School is part of Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley CUSD 5 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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