North Elementary School

1680 Brickville Rd
Sycamore, IL 60178
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
North Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
North Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

North Elementary School's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

North 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 North Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#596 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSycamore CUSD 427 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Elementary School is Sycamore High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sycamore Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sycamore Sycamore Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 854 students
    1.0 miles
    150 Maplewood Dr
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 899-8170
    1 6-8 854
  • Sycamore West Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 282 students
    1.5 miles
    240 Fair St
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 899-8199
    1.5 K-5 282
  • Sycamore North Grove Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    1.7 miles
    850 Republic Ave
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 899-8124
    1.7 K-5 462
  • Sycamore Sycamore High School Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,221 student
    1.8 miles
    427 Spartan Trl
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 899-8160
    1.8 9-12 1,221
  • Sycamore Southeast Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    2.0 miles
    718 S Locust St
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 899-8219
    2 K-5 346

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