174 Oak St
Seneca, IL 61360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Seneca Elementary School South Campus serves 188 students in grades 5-8.
Seneca Elementary School South Campus placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Seneca Elementary School South Campus's student population of 188 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Seneca Elementary School South Campus is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Seneca Elementary School South Campus is 0.20, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1100 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
89%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 188 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20

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