Little Fort Elementary School

  • Little Fort Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Little Fort Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Little Fort Elementary School's student population of 484 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Little Fort Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Little Fort Elementary School is 0.44, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#1632 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Little Fort 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
73%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Little Fort Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.440.68
This chart display the diversity score of Little Fort Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
26%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Little Fort Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukegan CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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