Po Box 419
Pecatonica, IL 61063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Pecatonica Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Pecatonica Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 309 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pecatonica Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Pecatonica Elementary School's student population of 309 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Pecatonica Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Pecatonica Elementary School is 0.26, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#274 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
86%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
5%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 309 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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