Sandridge Elementary School

  • Sandridge Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Sandridge Elementary School's student population of 355 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandridge Elementary School is 0.62, 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#2708 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sandridge 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sandridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
56%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sandridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sandridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sandridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.620.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sandridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSandridge SD 172 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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