Olympia West Elementary School

302 N School St
Minier, IL 61759
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Olympia West Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Olympia West Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Olympia West Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Olympia West Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Olympia West Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#815 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOlympia CUSD 16 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olympia West Elementary School is Olympia High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Olympia Middle School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stanford Olympia Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 391 students
    4.2 miles
    911 E 800 North Rd
    Stanford, IL 61774
    (309) 379-5941
    4.2 6-8 391
  • Stanford Olympia High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 541 students
    4.4 miles
    7832 N 100 East Rd
    Stanford, IL 61774
    (309) 379-5911
    4.4 9-12 541
  • Mackinaw Dee-mack High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
    7.2 miles
    401 E Fifth St
    Mackinaw, IL 61755
    (309) 359-4421
    7.2 9-12 345
  • Mackinaw Dee-mack Primary/jr High School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 477 students
    7.3 miles
    102 E Fifth St
    Mackinaw, IL 61755
    (309) 359-4321
    7.3 PK-8 477
  • Danvers Olympia North Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
    9.8 miles
    205 N State St
    Danvers, IL 61732
    (309) 963-4514
    9.8 PK-5 298

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