Reed-custer Elementary School

  • Reed-custer Elementary School serves 651 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Reed-custer Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Reed-custer Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Reed-custer Elementary School's student population of 651 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 71% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Reed-custer Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Reed-custer Elementary School is 0.22, 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#1178 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Reed-custer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
88%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Reed-custer Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Reed-custer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReed Custer CUSD 255u School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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