N O Nelson Elementary School

  • N O Nelson Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • N O Nelson Elementary School's student population of 330 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • N O Nelson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of N O Nelson Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
74%
49%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdwardsville CUSD 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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