Mcelvain School

  • Mcelvain School serves 125 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Mcelvain School's student population of 125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcelvain School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcelvain School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
69%
49%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
30%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurphysboro CUSD 186 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
  • Murphysboro Murphysboro High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 625 students
    1.6 miles
    50 Blackwood Dr
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618)687-2336
    1.6 9-12 625
  • Murphysboro Carruthers Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 452 students
    2.0 miles
    80 Candy Ln
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618)687-3231
    2.0 3-5 452
  • Murphysboro Murphysboro Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 440 students
    3.1 miles
    2125 Spruce St
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618)684-3041
    3.1 6-8 440
  • Murphysboro Cope Alternative School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
    3.5 miles
    1725b Shomaker Dr
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618)684-2913
    3.5 6-12 10
  • Murphysboro Gen John A Logan Attendance Center Magnet School
    Grades: K-2 | 480 students
    3.5 miles
    320 Watson Rd
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618)684-4471
    3.5 K-2 480

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