Hawthorn Elementary School

1300 Hawthorn Rd
Salem, IL 62881
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Hawthorn Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Hawthorn Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hawthorn Elementary School's student population of 381 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Hawthorn Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hawthorn Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#1558 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
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26%
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Black
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17%
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White
91%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawthorn Elementary School and the percentage of public school 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 NameSalem 111 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hawthorn Elementary School is Salem Community High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Franklin Park Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem Franklin Park Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-8 | 618 students
    0.4 miles
    1325 N Franklin St
    Salem, IL 62881
    (618) 548-7704
    0.4 4-8 618
  • Salem Salem Community High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 686 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 N Broadway Ave
    Salem, IL 62881
    (618) 548-0727
    0.8 9-12 686
  • Mount Vernon Clnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog Alternative School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    1.1 miles
    1710 Broadway St
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864
    (618) 244-8040
    1.1 Inquire with school n/a
  • Salem Selmaville Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 273 students
    4.1 miles
    3185 Selmaville Rd
    Salem, IL 62881
    (618) 548-2416
    4.1 K-8 273
  • Odin Odin Attendance Center 9-12 Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 72 students
    5.4 miles
    102 S Merritt St
    Odin, IL 62870
    (618) 775-8266
    5.4 9-12 72

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