3600 Fielding Dr
Springfield, IL 62711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lindsay School serves 412 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lindsay School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 31% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Lindsay School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Lindsay School's student population of 412 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Lindsay School is ranked within the top 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 Lindsay School is 0.67, which is less than 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
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1645 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
46%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
11%
27%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 412 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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