Putnam County Elementary School

326 S 5th St
Hennepin, IL 61327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Putnam County Elementary School serves 166 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Putnam County 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 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Putnam County Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Putnam County Elementary School's student population of 166 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Putnam County 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 Putnam County Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#2220 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam County CUSD 535 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Putnam County Elementary School is Depue High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Depue Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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