Perry Elementary School

  • Perry Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Perry Elementary School's student population of 550 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perry Elementary School is 0.53, 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#3388 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
56%
26%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
3%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perry Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.530.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCUSD 300 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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