Raymond Ellis Elementary School

  • Raymond Ellis Elementary School serves 657 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Raymond Ellis Elementary School's student population of 657 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Raymond Ellis Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Raymond Ellis Elementary School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2448 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
79%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
12%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Raymond Ellis Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.360.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRound Lake CUSD 116 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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