Liberty Elementary School

  • Liberty Elementary School serves 211 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Liberty Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Liberty Elementary School's student population of 211 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberty Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2456 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
55%
17%
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White
21%
48%
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Two or more races
12%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Liberty Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.640.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Liberty Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville CCSD 118 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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