Memorial Elementary School

509 E Newton St
Paris, IL 61944
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Memorial Elementary School serves 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Memorial Elementary School's student population of 293 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.12, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
94%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.120.68
This chart display the diversity score of Memorial 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
57%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial 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 Lunch
3%
2%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParis-Union 95 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Memorial Elementary School is Paris Cooperative High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mayo Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paris Creative Center For Children
    Grades: PK | 89 students
    0.5 miles
    300 S Eads Ave
    Paris, IL 61944
    (217) 463-4808
    0.5 PK 89
  • Paris Mayo Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
    0.5 miles
    300 E Wood St
    Paris, IL 61944
    (217) 466-3050
    0.5 6-8 284
  • Paris Paris Cooperative High School Alternative School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 581 students
    0.5 miles
    309 S Main St
    Paris, IL 61944
    (217) 466-1175
    0.5 9-12 581
  • Paris Paris Bridges Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 18 students
    0.7 miles
    210 E Court St
    Paris, IL 61944
    (217) 463-3044
    0.7 11 18
  • Paris Carolyn Wenz Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 308 students
    0.8 miles
    437 W Washington St
    Paris, IL 61944
    (217) 466-3140
    0.8 3-5 308

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