Marissa Elementary School

  • Marissa Elementary School serves 325 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Marissa Elementary 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 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Marissa Elementary School's student population of 325 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students325 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Marissa Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marissa Elementary 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 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marissa Elementary School is 0.17, 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)#2129 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
91%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marissa Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.170.67
This chart display the diversity score of Marissa Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marissa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarissa CUSD 40 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Everyone in the would this is a good school thanks to Mr.Cogdill I would like for all kids to know that this is the best you would wanna go to PS. Thanks Madi Behiter
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