Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School

830 Main Street
Meredosia, IL 62665
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School serves 112 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Meredosia-chambersburg 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 ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School's student population of 112 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Meredosia-chambersburg 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 Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School is 0.11, 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
#2917 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
94%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.110.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeredosia-Chambersburg CUSD 11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Meredosia-chambersburg Elementary School is Meredosia-chambersburg High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Meredosia-chambersburg Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meredosia Meredosia-chambersburg High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
    0.2 miles
    830 Main St
    Meredosia, IL 62665
    (217) 584-1744
    0.2 9-12 53
  • Meredosia Meredosia-chambersburg Junior High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 36 students
    0.2 miles
    830 Main St
    Meredosia, IL 62665
    (217) 584-1744
    0.2 6-8 36
  • Bluffs Bluffs Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 131 students
    5.4 miles
    Po Box 230
    Bluffs, IL 62621
    (217) 754-3714
    5.4 PK-6 131
  • Bluffs Bluffs High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 64 students
    5.4 miles
    100 W Rockwood St
    Bluffs, IL 62621
    (217) 754-3815
    5.4 9-12 64
  • Bluffs Bluffs Junior High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 31 students
    5.4 miles
    Po Box 230
    Bluffs, IL 62621
    (217) 754-3815
    5.4 7-8 31

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