1043 Tremont St
Alton, IL 62002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lovejoy Elementary School serves 221 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 221 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lovejoy Elementary School's student population of 221 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
Total Students
221 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lovejoy Elementary School is 0.66, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
15-19%
31%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
30-34%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
48%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 221 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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