Longwood Elementary School

  • Longwood Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Longwood Elementary School's student population of 362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Longwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Longwood Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1927 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
70%
17%
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White
7%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookwood SD 167 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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