Petersburg Elementary School

  • Petersburg Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Petersburg Elementary School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Petersburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Petersburg Elementary School is 0.08, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.080.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePorta CUSD 202 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
  • Petersburg Porta Central Magnet School
    Grades: 3-6 | 291 students
    0.4 miles
    1500 Owen Ave
    Petersburg, IL 62675
    (217)632-7781
    0.4 3-6 291
  • Petersburg Porta High School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 487 students
    0.5 miles
    Po Box 202
    Petersburg, IL 62675
    (217)632-3216
    0.5 7-12 487
  • Greenview Greenview Jr/sr High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 110 students
    7.8 miles
    147 E Palmer St
    Greenview, IL 62642
    (217)968-2295
    7.8 6-12 110
  • Athens Athens Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-8 | 171 students
    8.0 miles
    1 Warrior Way
    Athens, IL 62613
    (217)636-8380
    8.0 7-8 171
  • Athens Athens Senior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 289 students
    8.0 miles
    501 Warrior Way
    Athens, IL 62613
    (217)636-8314
    8.0 9-12 289

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