Plainfield Academy

  • Plainfield Academy serves 140 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plainfield Academy 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 5:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Plainfield Academy's student population of 140 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plainfield Academy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plainfield Academy is 0.62, 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#3337 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
54%
49%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.620.68
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Graduation Rate50-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield 202 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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