Peotone Elementary School

  • Peotone Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Peotone Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Peotone Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peotone Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Peotone Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1239 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
86%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peotone Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.250.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Peotone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeotone CUSD 207u School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peotone Peotone High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 530 students
    0.4 miles
    605 W North St
    Peotone, IL 60468
    (708)258-3236
    0.4 9-12 530
  • Peotone Connor Shaw Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 61 students
    0.5 miles
    212 W Wilson St
    Peotone, IL 60468
    (708)258-0991
    0.5 PK 61
  • Peotone Peotone Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 344 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Blue Devil Dr
    Peotone, IL 60468
    (708)258-3246
    0.6 6-8 344
  • Manteno Manteno High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
    6.0 miles
    443 N Maple St
    Manteno, IL 60950
    (815)928-7101
    6.0 9-12 653
  • Manteno Manteno Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 649 students
    6.2 miles
    250 N Poplar St
    Manteno, IL 60950
    (815)928-7151
    6.2 5-8 649

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