Sangamon Valley West Elementary School

341 Matilda St
Illiopolis, IL 62539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sangamon Valley West Elementary School serves 158 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sangamon Valley West Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sangamon Valley West Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Sangamon Valley West Elementary School's student population of 158 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Sangamon Valley West Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sangamon Valley West Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#841 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
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26%
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Black
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17%
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White
97%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSangamon Valley CUSD 9 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sangamon Valley West Elementary School is Sangamon Valley High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sangamon Valley Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Illiopolis Sangamon Valley Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 161 students
    0.0 miles
    341 Matilda St
    Illiopolis, IL 62539
    (217) 486-2241
    0 6-8 161
  • Niantic Sangamon Valley High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 225 students
    4.4 miles
    Po Box 200
    Niantic, IL 62551
    (217) 668-2392
    4.4 9-12 225
  • Harristown Sangamon Valley East Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 177 students
    8.4 miles
    Po Box 79
    Harristown, IL 62537
    (217) 963-2621
    8.4 PK-4 177
  • Buffalo Tri-city Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
    9.0 miles
    Po Box 290
    Buffalo, IL 62515
    (217) 364-4035
    9 PK-5 301
  • Buffalo Tri-city High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
    9.0 miles
    324 W Charles St
    Buffalo, IL 62515
    (217) 364-4530
    9 9-12 139

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