Liberty Elementary School

20 E Liberty Ln
Danville, IL 61832
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Liberty Elementary School serves 243 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Liberty Elementary School's student population of 243 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Liberty Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
50%
17%
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White
22%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
15%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
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.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Liberty Elementary School often compared to?
Liberty Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Meade Park Elementary School, Northeast Elementary Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).
How many students attend Liberty Elementary School?
243 students attend Liberty Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Liberty Elementary School students are Black, 22% of students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Liberty Elementary School?
Liberty Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Liberty Elementary School offer ?
Liberty Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Liberty Elementary School part of?
Liberty Elementary School is part of Danville CCSD 118 School District.

School Calendar

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Date
CLOSED - Spring Break
March 25, 2024 (Monday)
CLOSED - Spring Break
March 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
CLOSED - Spring Break
March 27, 2024 (Wednesday)
CLOSED - Spring Break
March 28, 2024 (Thursday)
CLOSED - Spring Break
March 29, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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