Northview Elementary School

2100 Plum Street
Peru, IL 61354
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Northview Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Northview 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 top 50%) 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 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Northview Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Northview 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 Northview Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#1388 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
75%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeru ESD 124 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Northview Elementary School is La Salle-peru Township High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Parkside Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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