240 Warren Ave
Kankakee, IL 60901
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 35% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori Elementary School's student population of 440 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori 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 Lincoln Cltrl Ctr-montessori 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1907 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
34%
26%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
26%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
12%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 10%)

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