Newark Elementary School

503 Chicago Rd
Newark, IL 60541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Newark Elementary School serves 144 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Newark Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Newark Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Newark Elementary School's student population of 144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Newark Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Newark Elementary School is 0.20, 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
#685 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
89%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark CCSD 66 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newark Elementary School is Newark Community High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Millbrook Junior High School (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark Newark Ccsd 66 Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.1 miles
    503 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5143
    0.1 Inquire with school n/a
  • Newark Newark Chsd 18 Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.1 miles
    413 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5164
    0.1 Inquire with school n/a
  • Newark Newark Community High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
    0.2 miles
    413 Chicago Rd
    Newark, IL 60541
    (815) 695-5164
    0.2 9-12 165
  • Millbrook Millbrook Junior High School
    Grades: 5-8 | 121 students
    3.9 miles
    8411 Fox River Road
    Millbrook, IL 60536
    (630) 553-5435
    3.9 5-8 121
  • Sheridan Sheridan Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 148 students
    5.4 miles
    Po Box 328
    Sheridan, IL 60551
    (815) 496-2002
    5.4 K-4 148

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