N O Nelson Elementary School

1225 W High St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
N O Nelson Elementary School serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

N O Nelson Elementary School's student population of 327 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of N O Nelson Elementary School is 0.47, 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
72%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Top 50% in IL)

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