Neil Armstrong Elementary School

  • Neil Armstrong Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Neil Armstrong Elementary School's student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Neil Armstrong Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Neil Armstrong Elementary School is 0.11, which is less 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#1957 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
94%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.110.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEsd 159 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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