Ludwig Elementary School

  • Ludwig Elementary School serves 317 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ludwig Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Ludwig Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Ludwig Elementary School's student population of 317 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ludwig Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ludwig Elementary School is 0.25, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#981 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
86%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ludwig Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.250.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWill County 92 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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