Pioneer Elementary School

  • Pioneer Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Pioneer Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Elementary School is 0.21, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#3252 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
89%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
37%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Chicago ESD 33 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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