Lotus School

  • Lotus School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lotus School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lotus School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lotus School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#2115 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
72%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFox Lake GSD 114 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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