Sherman Elementary School (Closed 2018)
Sherman Elementary School served 279 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education
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