Okaw Valley Elementary School

  • Okaw Valley Elementary School serves 167 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Okaw Valley Elementary School's student population of 167 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Okaw Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Okaw Valley Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1927 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
97%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Okaw Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaw Valley CUSD 302 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethany Okaw Valley High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 163 students
    0.6 miles
    Po Box 249
    Bethany, IL 61914
    (217)665-3631
    0.6 9-12 163
  • Lovington Lovington Grade School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
    7.4 miles
    330 S High St
    Lovington, IL 61937
    (217)873-4318
    7.4 PK-8 234
  • Sullivan Sullivan Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
    7.4 miles
    910 N Graham St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217)728-2321
    7.4 PK-5 528
  • Sullivan Sullivan High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 318 students
    7.6 miles
    725 N Main St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217)728-8311
    7.6 9-12 318
  • Sullivan Sullivan Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 252 students
    7.6 miles
    713 N Main St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217)728-8381
    7.6 6-8 252

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