Lewis Lemon Elementary School

  • Lewis Lemon Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤1% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (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 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lewis Lemon Elementary School's student population of 395 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis Lemon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis Lemon Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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#3513 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
72%
17%
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White
13%
49%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.460.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford SD 205 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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