Kell Grade School

1.00 5 1 (1 review)
207 N Johnson St
Kell, IL 62853
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Kell Grade School serves 98 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Kell Grade School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Kell Grade School's student population of 98 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students98 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Kell Grade School is ranked within the bottom 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 Kell Grade 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
#2917 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
91%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKell Consolidated 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kell Grade School is Salem Community High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rome Community Consolidated Elementary School (4.0 miles away)
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This is not a school for children with disabilties. They are not qualified. They tend to not care what the parents think and issues are not resolved even for normal students. They cover a lot up and are not very honest.
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