L E Starke Elementary School

  • L E Starke Elementary School serves 220 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • L E Starke Elementary School's student population of 220 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • L E Starke Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of L E Starke 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1605 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of L E Starke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of L E Starke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in L E Starke Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
91%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in L E Starke Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in L E Starke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in L E Starke Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePekin PSD 108 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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This is by far the best grade school.From the Principle to the Cafeteria ,I have never seen teachers care so much for our Children!Thank you to all for what you do!
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