Meadowdale Elementary School

14 Ash St
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Meadowdale Elementary School serves 411 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Meadowdale 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Meadowdale Elementary School's student population of 411 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Meadowdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Meadowdale Elementary School is 0.19, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2625 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
90%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
6%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCUSD 300 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Meadowdale Elementary School is Oak Ridge Rssp (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Oak Ridge School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carpentersville Oak Ridge Rssp Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 44 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Cleveland Ave
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (630) 232-5963
    0.6 9-10 44
  • Carpentersville Oak Ridge School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 35 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Cleveland Ave
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-5800
    0.6 6-12 35
  • Carpentersville Sunny Hill Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 345 students
    0.6 miles
    2500 Helm Rd
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (847) 426-4232
    0.6 K-5 345
  • Carpentersville Dundee-crown High School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,458 students
    0.7 miles
    1500 Kings Rd
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-5000
    0.7 9-12 2,458
  • Carpentersville Lakewood School Math: 29% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
    0.9 miles
    1651 Ravine Ln
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-2600
    0.9 PK-5 603

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