Lovejoy Elementary School

  • Lovejoy Elementary School serves 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lovejoy Elementary School's student population of 87 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lovejoy Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lovejoy Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3288 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
97%
17%
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White
2%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lovejoy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrooklyn UD 188 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Venice Venice Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 58 students
    0.0 miles
    300 4th St
    Venice, IL 62090
    (618)274-7953
    0.0 K-8 58
  • Lovejoy Lovejoy Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 21 students
    0.2 miles
    Po Box 250
    Lovejoy, IL 62059
    (618)271-1014
    0.2 6-8 21
  • Lovejoy Lovejoy Technology Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
    0.2 miles
    Po Box 250
    Lovejoy, IL 62059
    (618)271-1014
    0.2 9-12 24
  • Saint Louis Ames Visual/perf. Arts
    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
    1.6 miles
    2900 Hadley
    Saint Louis, MO 63107
    (314)241-7165
    1.6 PK-5 370
  • Saint Louis Old North Charter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 635 students
    1.6 miles
    3017 North 13th Street
    Saint Louis, MO 63107
    (314)241-1110
    1.6 PK-6 635

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