Ledgewood Elementary School

  • Ledgewood Elementary School serves 402 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Ledgewood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Ledgewood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Ledgewood Elementary School's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ledgewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,506 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ledgewood Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ledgewood 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ledgewood 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ledgewood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ledgewood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
83%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ledgewood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ledgewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.300.32
This chart display the diversity score of Ledgewood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ledgewood 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ledgewood 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 NameKinnikinnick CCSD 131 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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