New Boston Elementary School

  • New Boston Elementary School serves 204 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • New Boston Elementary School's student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students204 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of New Boston Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New Boston Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • New Boston Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Boston Elementary School is 0.08, 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#1331 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of New Boston Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
96%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Boston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.32
This chart display the diversity score of New Boston Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Boston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMercer County 404 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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