Ridgeview Elementary School

300 S Harrison St
Colfax, IL 61728
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ridgeview Elementary School serves 291 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ridgeview 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ridgeview Elementary School's student population of 291 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridgeview 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 Ridgeview Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#2046 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30-34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidgeview CUSD 19 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ridgeview Elementary School is Ridgeview High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ridgeview Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colfax Ridgeview High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
    0.2 miles
    202 E Wood St
    Colfax, IL 61728
    (309) 723-2951
    0.2 9-12 167
  • Colfax Ridgeview Junior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 131 students
    0.2 miles
    202 E Wood St
    Colfax, IL 61728
    (309) 723-2951
    0.2 6-8 131
  • Lexington Lexington Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 255 students
    10.4 miles
    Po Box 167
    Lexington, IL 61753
    (309) 365-2741
    10.4 PK-5 255
  • Lexington Lexington Junior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 109 students
    10.4 miles
    100 E Wall St
    Lexington, IL 61753
    (309) 365-2711
    10.4 6-8 109
  • Lexington Lexington High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 136 students
    10.5 miles
    100 E Wall St
    Lexington, IL 61753
    (309) 365-2711
    10.5 9-12 136

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