Petersburg Elementary School

  • Petersburg Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Petersburg Elementary School's student population of 343 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students343 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Petersburg Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Petersburg Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Petersburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Petersburg Elementary School is 0.06, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
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26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Petersburg Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Petersburg Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Petersburg Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Petersburg Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.060.68
This chart display the diversity score of Petersburg Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Petersburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Petersburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePorta CUSD 202 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Petersburg Elementary School is Porta High School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Porta Central (0.4 miles away)
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