Glen Carbon Elementary School

141 Birger Ave
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Glen Carbon Elementary School serves 338 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Glen Carbon Elementary School's student population of 338 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Glen Carbon 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdwardsville CUSD 7 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glen Carbon Elementary School is District 7 Alternative School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maryville Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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