806 N 1st St
Fairfield, IL 62837
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
North Side Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
North Side Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 299 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

North Side Elementary School's student population of 299 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

North Side Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Side Elementary School is 0.17, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2306 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
91%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend North Side Elementary School?

299 students attend North Side Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of North Side Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What grades does North Side Elementary School offer ?

North Side Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 299 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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