Memorial Elementary School

  • Memorial Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Memorial Elementary School's student population of 417 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.46, 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)
Overall School Rank#331 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Memorial 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 Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
71%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.460.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCcsd 146 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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