Shawnee Elementary School

  • Shawnee Elementary School serves 154 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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Shawnee Elementary School's student population of 154 students has grown by 102% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shawnee Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shawnee Elementary School is 0.10, 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#2958 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shawnee Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.100.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
32%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShawnee CUSD 84 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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