Lovington Grade School

  • Lovington Grade School serves 234 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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.
  • Lovington Grade School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Lovington Grade School's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lovington Grade School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lovington Grade School is 0.08, 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#2923 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArthur CUSD 305 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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