Richland County Elementary School

  • Richland County Elementary School serves 1,130 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Richland County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Richland County Elementary School's student population of 1,130 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,130 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Richland County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richland 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 Richland County Elementary School is 0.13, 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#1988 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richland County 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)
29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richland County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.130.68
This chart display the diversity score of Richland County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richland County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richland County 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 NameRichland County CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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