Salt Fork South Elementary School

  • Salt Fork South Elementary School serves 182 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Salt Fork South Elementary School's student population of 182 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students182 students
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Salt Fork South Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Salt Fork South Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salt Fork South Elementary School is 0.12, which is less 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#2359 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Hispanic
4%
26%
Black
2%
17%
White
94%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salt Fork South Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.120.32
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Fork CUSD 512 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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