Sherrard Elementary School

209 1st St
Sherrard, IL 61281
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Sherrard Elementary School serves 264 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Sherrard Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sherrard Elementary School's student population of 264 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Sherrard Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Sherrard Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#1521 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
91%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherrard CUSD 200 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sherrard Elementary School is Sherrard High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sherrard Junior High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Matherville Intermediate School (6.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sherrard Sherrard High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
    2.0 miles
    4701 176th Ave
    Sherrard, IL 61281
    (309) 593-2175
    2 9-12 462
  • Sherrard Sherrard Junior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 194 students
    2.0 miles
    4701 176th Ave
    Sherrard, IL 61281
    (309) 593-2135
    2 7-8 194
  • Matherville Matherville Intermediate School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 228 students
    6.7 miles
    Po Box 639
    Matherville, IL 61263
    (309) 754-8244
    6.7 5-6 228
  • Orion C R Hanna Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    6.9 miles
    Po Box 159
    Orion, IL 61273
    (309) 526-3386
    6.9 PK-5 463
  • Orion Orion Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 241 students
    6.9 miles
    Po Box 129
    Orion, IL 61273
    (309) 526-3392
    6.9 6-8 241

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