Lexington Elementary School

  • Lexington Elementary School serves 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lexington Elementary School's student population of 237 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lexington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lexington Elementary School is 0.06, 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#1741 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lexington 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 Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
97%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lexington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington CUSD 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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