Lewis Lemon Elementary School

1993 Mulberry St
Rockford, IL 61101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Lewis Lemon Elementary School serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lewis Lemon Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Lewis Lemon Elementary School's student population of 331 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Lewis Lemon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lewis Lemon Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#3518 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
72%
17%
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White
12%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewis Lemon Elementary School is Wilson Aspire (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Galapagos Rockford Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellis Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford Ellis Elementary School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    0.2 miles
    222 S Central Ave
    Rockford, IL 61102
    (815) 966-3909
    0.2 K-5 435
  • Rockford Galapagos Rockford Charter School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 304 students
    0.5 miles
    2605 School St
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 708-7946
    0.5 K-8 304
  • Rockford Mcintosh Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
    0.9 miles
    525 N Pierpont Ave
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 966-3275
    0.9 K-5 349
  • Rockford Wilson Aspire Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-10 | 25 students
    0.9 miles
    520 N Pierpont Ave
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 966-3770
    0.9 7-10 25
  • Rockford Auburn High School Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,805 student
    1.1 miles
    5110 Auburn St
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 966-3300
    1.1 9-12 1,805

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