Paul T Wright Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Paul T Wright Elementary School served 282 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 85-89% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90-94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paul T Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85-89%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paul T Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
73%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paul T Wright Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paul T Wright Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paul T Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul T Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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