New Boston Elementary School

  • New Boston Elementary School serves 200 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • New Boston Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • New Boston Elementary School's student population of 200 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students200 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of New Boston Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Boston Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of New Boston Elementary School is 0.10, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#1821 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
White
95%
48%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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 Groups This 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 Score0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMercer County School District 404 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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