Scott Altman Primary School

  • Scott Altman Primary School serves 185 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Scott Altman Primary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Scott Altman Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Scott Altman Primary School's student population of 185 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students185 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scott Altman Primary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scott Altman Primary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#744 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scott Altman Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePekin PSD 108 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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