Newport Elementary School

15872 W 21st St
Wadsworth, IL 60083
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Newport Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Newport Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Newport Elementary School's student population of 279 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Newport Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Newport Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#2837 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
31%
17%
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White
14%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeach Park CCSD 3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newport Elementary School is Zion-benton Twnshp Hi School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Beach Park Middle School (3.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Zion Beach Park Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
    3.0 miles
    40667 N Green Bay Rd
    Zion, IL 60099
    (847) 596-5860
    3 6-8 757
  • Wadsworth Millburn Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
    3.6 miles
    18550 W Millburn Rd
    Wadsworth, IL 60083
    (847) 356-8331
    3.6 PK-5 733
  • Zion Zion-benton Twnshp Hi School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,235 students
    3.7 miles
    3901 21st St
    Zion, IL 60099
    (847) 731-9303
    3.7 9-12 2,235
  • Lake Villa Millburn Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 452 students
    4.2 miles
    640 Freedom Way
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847) 245-1600
    4.2 6-8 452
  • Zion West Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
    4.5 miles
    2412 Jethro Ave
    Zion, IL 60099
    (847) 746-8222
    4.5 K-6 470

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