P L Bolin Elementary School

428 Arnold Rd
East Peoria, IL 61611
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
P L Bolin Elementary School serves 186 students in grades 3-5.
P L Bolin 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P L Bolin Elementary School's student population of 186 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Rankings

P L Bolin Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 P L Bolin Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#1371 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Peoria 86 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P L Bolin Elementary School is East Peoria High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Junior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glendale Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Peoria East Peoria High School Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 983 students
    1.1 miles
    1401 E Washington St
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309) 694-8300
    1.1 9-12 983
  • East Peoria Glendale Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 154 students
    1.4 miles
    1000 Bloomington Rd
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309) 427-5400
    1.4 3-5 154
  • East Peoria Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 161 students
    1.6 miles
    300 Oakwood Ave
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309) 427-5550
    1.6 K-2 161
  • East Peoria Armstrong-oakview Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 172 students
    1.7 miles
    1848 Highview Rd
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309) 427-5300
    1.7 K-2 172
  • East Peoria Central Junior High School Math: 19% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 577 students
    1.7 miles
    601 Taylor St
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309) 427-5200
    1.7 6-8 577

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