New Athens Elementary School

  • New Athens Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • New Athens Elementary School's student population of 219 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Athens Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Athens Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1051 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
97%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Athens Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Athens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Athens CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • New Athens New Athens High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 170 students
    0.0 miles
    501 Hanft St
    New Athens, IL 62264
    (618)475-2173
    0.0 9-12 170
  • New Athens New Athens Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 106 students
    0.0 miles
    501 Hanft St
    New Athens, IL 62264
    (618)475-2172
    0.0 6-8 106
  • Red Bud Ccsi Alternative School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 69 students
    4.4 miles
    6137 Beck Rd
    Red Bud, IL 62278
    (618)473-2222
    4.4 9-12 69
  • Red Bud Red Brick School Omega Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    4.4 miles
    6137 Beck Rd
    Red Bud, IL 62278
    (618)473-2222
    4.4 9-12 3
  • Freeburg Freeburg Primary Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 263 students
    7.4 miles
    650 S State St
    Freeburg, IL 62243
    (618)539-3188
    7.4 PK-2 263

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