Okaw Valley Elementary School

Po Box 98
Bethany, IL 61914
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Okaw Valley Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Okaw Valley 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 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Okaw Valley Elementary School's student population of 191 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Okaw Valley 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 Okaw Valley Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#2308 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaw Valley CUSD 302 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Okaw Valley Elementary School is Okaw Valley High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lovington Grade School (7.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethany Okaw Valley High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 169 students
    0.6 miles
    Po Box 249
    Bethany, IL 61914
    (217) 665-3631
    0.6 9-12 169
  • Lovington Lovington Grade School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 229 students
    7.4 miles
    330 S High St
    Lovington, IL 61937
    (217) 873-4318
    7.4 PK-8 229
  • Sullivan Sullivan Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 550 students
    7.4 miles
    910 N Graham St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217) 728-2321
    7.4 PK-5 550
  • Sullivan Sullivan High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
    7.6 miles
    725 N Main St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217) 728-8311
    7.6 9-12 328
  • Sullivan Sullivan Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 250 students
    7.6 miles
    713 N Main St
    Sullivan, IL 61951
    (217) 728-8381
    7.6 6-8 250

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